Can You Match the Candy to Its Country?

Allison Lips

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Candy lovers around the world share some candies, but not all are available in every country. Candy companies around the world cater to the tastes of each market. While you may find Hershey's Bars and M&M's in other countries, Twizzlers, Swedish Fish, and Reese's Peanut Butter Cups are harder to find. 

On the flip side, there are hundreds, if not thousands, of foreign candies that can't be found at your local supermarket. If you happen to be lucky enough to have a supermarket with a well-stocked international foods aisle, you may be able to find British favorites, Polish novelties, and unique candies from around the world that you would normally have to import yourself whenever you have a craving for them. 

There are also candies that are widely available in the United States that still have strong ties to their home country. Even if they don't know in which country the candy originated, many American know that Ferrero Rocher and Toblerone are European candies. 

Whenever you travel abroad, do you make sure to taste every candy available? Is your body practically 100 percent chocolate and sugar? Then you're going to love this quiz. Find out how well you know the origin of your old favorites and a few new ones.


Sydney is here. Caramello Koala is a chocolate bar with a caramel center. The candy's mascot is a cartoon koala named George. Which country in Oceania do Caramello Koalas originate?

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Westminster Palace is here. In 1951, Bounty's milk chocolate version was introduced to the United Kingdom and Canada. Mars produces the candy, which is only available in the United States as an import. Bounty is a chocolate-coated coconut candy that comes from where?

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Scotland and Wales are part of this. Forrest Mars Sr. created Maltesers. At the time, he called them "energy balls" and marketed them as a way for women to lose weight. Maltesers were introduced to which country in 1936?

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Stockholm is the capital. Mjolkchoklad translates into English as milk chocolate. Johan Throne Holst founded the Marabou chocolate brand. If you were craving a Marabou Mjolkchoklad, you would find them in which European country?

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Oktoberfest is associated with this country. Haribo advertises that Saft Goldbären contain 25 percent fruit juice. The candy comes in apple, banana, raspberry, cherry, and peach flavors. Where were Haribo Saft Goldbären originally sold?

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Auckland is here. Pascall Pineapple Lumps are pineapple gummies covered in chocolate. The company also makes Milk Bottles, Lolly Scrambles, and Milk Shakes candies. If you want to become friends with a Kiwi, you may share your Pascall Pineapple Lumps. In which country will you find them?

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Finland, Norway, and Sweden are part of this group. Salmiakki is also called salty licorice. It is common in Benelux, northern Germany, and the Nordic countries. In which region of the would ​you find salmiakki?

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Tokyo is the capital. In 1966, Pocky Chocolate was released in Japan. It was created by Ezaki Gilco. In the '70s, Pocky Almond and Pocky Strawberry were introduced. The chocolate-covered biscuit known as Pocky originated where?

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Manila is the capital. Choc Nut was originally manufactured by New Unity Sweets Manufacturing Corporation, which was called Unisman. It is now made by Annie's Sweet Manufacturing and Packaging Corporation. Choc Nut is mass produced in an island nation. Where you would have the easiest time finding it?

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The Eiffel Tower is here. In 1954, Carambar was created. The candy is a chew caramel. It is famous for its bad jokes, which first appeared in 1969. In which country will you be able to get Carambar with its bad jokes?

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This country is known for its neutrality. In 1901, Milka was introduced to the world. It has been owned by Mondelez International since 1990. Milka is a brand from Mondelez International, but in which country did the brand get its start?

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Venice is in this country. In 1942, Pietro Ferrero started selling his chocolate. Fourteen years later, the company moved beyond Italy and into the German market. If you want authentic Ferrero Rocher chocolate, to which country would you have to travel?

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The capital is Warsaw. Olza S.A. was the first company to produce Prince Polo. The company introduced the chocolate in 1955. While Prince Polo is sold in the Czech Republic, Lithuania, Hungary, and Slovakia, which country does it call home?

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Its four official languages are French, Italian, German and Romansh. In 1908, Theodor Tobler and Emil Baumann invented Toblerone's unique shape. It is a combination of Tobler's last name and "torrone," which is the Italian word for honey and almond nougat. Toblerone is available around the world, but in which country was it first produced?

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This country is known for maple syrup. In 2014, Coffee Crisp celebrated its 75th anniversary. It consists of vanilla wafers, coffee-flavored soft candy, and is coated in milk chocolate. The Coffee Crisp is considered iconic in which country?

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Kangaroos are found here. Jaffas, which are chocolate- and orange-flavored candies, are named after Jaffa oranges. They were first sold in 1931. Where were Jaffas originally produced by James Stedman-Hnderson's Sweets Ltd.?

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This was formerly known as the Dutch East Indies. Kopiko is available in coffee and cappuccino flavors. Kopiko U.K. says that four to five pieces contain the same amount of caffeine as a cup of espresso. The coffee-flavored candy known as Kopiko was created where?

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You may order an authentic pizza here. Each Kinder Bueno is individually wrapped. It contains hazelnut, chocolate, and wafers. Despite its Spanish name, Kinder Bueno is actually native to which country?

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The sun used to not set on this country's empire. In 1976, Eric Nocoli created Yorkie for Rowntree. The candy is available in milk chocolate, raisin and biscuit, and honeycomb flavors. Which country's citizens had disagreements over the Yorkie bar's slogan, "It's not for girls"?

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The Hague is the country's seat of government. Stroopwafel translates as "syrup waffle." They were first made in Gouda, South Holland. The caramel-waffle sandwich known as stroopwafels comes from which European country?

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The Kremlin is here. Mishka Kosolapiy means clumsy bear. They consist of two waffles and almond filling enrobed in milk chocolate. If you wanted to get your hands on Mishka Kosolapiy, where would you have to visit?

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The Alps mountain range is here. Kägi was founded by Otto Kägi. The candy has been prodcuded in Toggenburg since 1958. Kägi are made in Toggenburg. In which country will you find that city?

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You may want to put on a sweater. In 1980, Super 8 was released in Chile. Nestle reports that approximately 234, 935 Super 8s are eaten every day. A South American country eats a lot of Super 8, but where would you find it on store shelves?

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British Columbia is a province. Since 1885, Chicken Bones have been available in Canada. They are pink candies with a cinnamon flavor and are filled with bittersweet chocolate. Which country sells a pink candy with the unusual name of Chicken Bones?

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Vienna is the capital. In 1890, Paul Fürst created Mozartkugel. The candy contains pistachio marzipan, nougat, and dark chocolate. Mozartkugel is found in and named after one of which country's greatest composers?

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Oslo can be found here. In 1967, the Nidar company started selling the Krembanan. The name translates into English as cream banana. You're craving a Krembanan. Where are you most likely to find it?

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Madrid is the capital. In 1958, Enric Bernat created Chupa Chups. In 1969, he hired Salvador Dali to design the lollipops' logo. Chupa Chups are a popular lollipop, but where do they originate?

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Beijing is the capital. White Rabbit candies are made of milk, sugar, butter, and corn starch. Each candy has 20 calories. Which large country exports White Rabbit to the rest of the world?

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The capital is Islamabad. A candy company called CandyLand makes Super Twister. Super Twister is a swirled marshmallow rope. Super Twister is sold in the Middle East, but where are you going to find it in stores?

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This country shares a border with the United States. Pelon Pelo Rico is a tamarind gel that you squeeze from the plastic container in which it comes. The candy came out in 1985. Where would you find the tamarind-flavored Pelon Pelo Rico?

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Jerusalem is here. In the 1930s, Elite started making candy. The company's first factory was in Ramat Gan. Elite milk chocolate bars are sold in which country?

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Helsinki is here. Marianne peppermint candies come in a red and white wrapper. They are filled with dark chocolate. Where would you get Fazer Marianne peppermint candies?

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In this country, Crete is an island. In 1930, Ion was founded. The company remains 100 percent Greek owned. Ion bars are a well-known candy and are commonly found in stores where?

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This is the seventh-largest country in the world. In 2015, Pass Pass Pulse was introduced. Inside the mango candy is a "masala bomb," which contains tangy spices. The mango-flavored Pass Pass Pulse is found throughout which country?

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This is an island and a continent. In 1924, MacRobertson Chocolates introduced the Cherry Ripe, which contains dark chocolate, cherries and coconut. Cadbury took over the company and its candies in 1967. Cadbury Cherry Ripe is most commonly found in which country?

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Lodz is a city here. Ptasie Mleczko translates as "bird's milk." It was created in 1936. The candy has a vanilla foam filling covered in chocolate. Ptasie Mleczko is ​commonly found in which country's stores?

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"Brave's" Merida is from this country. In 1890, Thomas Tunnock founded Tunnock's. The company's tea cakes are marshmallows on biscuits. The entire treat is covered in chocolate. Which member of the United Kingdom is the origin of Tunnock's Tea Cakes?

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You eat this on Thanksgiving Day. Lokum is often called Turkish delight. Haci Bekir is credited with creating the modern version of the treat. Lokum is also known by a name with a country's name in the title. What country is it?

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Machu Picchu is here. In 1928, candy company D'Onofrio introduced Sublime. It is a milk chocolate and peanut candy. Sublime first hit the shelves of which country in 1928?

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