Top Tier Australian Candy!
Enjoy all the Australian candy from Down Under!
Here at Candy Funhouse, we love to expand candy culture and introduce candy lovers to delicious treats they may have never heard of or never had the opportunity to try! So, with that, we’ve put together a list showcasing the top 10 most delicious Australian candies! Take a trip Down Under with us as we explore all the wonderful treats the land of Oz has to offer!
Kickstarting our list is the Kit Kat Chunky Aero Mint, an unbelievable collaboration between two iconic chocolate brands. With its luscious layer of Aero mint, this Aussie delight provides a cool and crunchy experience that is perfect for those seeking a minty escape.
Lifesavers Blackcurrant Pastilles take the second spot, offering a burst of fruity goodness in every chew. These sweet treats are the perfect snack for lovers of Pastilles candies. These bite-sized delights are a zesty and tangy treat that captures the essence of Australian blackcurrants.
Fun fact: Lifesavers were originally created in 1912 by Clarence Crane as a "summer candy" that could withstand heat without melting. And we’re forever grateful because these sweet treats are definitely a lifesaver!
You’ve never had Sour Patch Kids like this before! The Sour Patch Kids Space takes your taste buds on a cosmic journey with its tangy and chewy goodness. These Aussie candies are a thicker and creamier version of the sour candy we’ve all come to know and love. Every bite is a fruity sensation with a delicious chewy creaminess!
Bringing a playful twist to the classic Sour Patch Kids, this celestial experience is truly out of this world. Sour Patch Kids were first introduced in the 1970s and have since become a global sensation loved for their irresistibly sour and sweet combination.
The Aussie version of Snickers takes a delightful detour with Snickers Butterscotch. Infused with butterscotch's rich buttery flavour, this candy bar provides a satisfying crunch that complements the classic combination of peanuts, caramel, and nougat.
Did you know Snickers is named after the Mars family's favourite horse and was the first candy bar to include roasted peanuts?
Cadbury Twirl Caramilk combines the iconic Twirl texture with the luscious sweetness of Caramilk, creating a heavenly union of light and creamy caramelized white chocolate. This Aussie creation is a true indulgence for those with a sweet tooth.
Caramilk, first introduced in New Zealand, became a viral sensation, leading to its release in Australia due to popular demand.
M&M's Coconut Inspired by Bounty infuses the classic M&M's with the tropical allure of coconut, inspired by the beloved Bounty chocolate bar. This chocolate is just as delicious as it sounds! If you love a Bounty bar or anything coconut-flavoured, you will be addicted to these sweet little gems!
Fun fact: The first M&M's were created in the 1940s for military rations due to their candy shells’ resistance to melting.
Australian candy is the best because their sweets are so unique from what we’re used to. Pods Mars takes snacking to a whole new level with their combination of a crispy wafer shell, Mars bar-inspired filling, and a generous coating of milk chocolate. These bite-sized delights are perfect for satisfying your Mars bar cravings.
Pods were introduced in Australia in 2004 and have since become a popular snack, available in various Mars and Twix-inspired flavours.
If you have a palate for richer chocolates, the Cadbury Cherry Ripe Double Dipped elevates the classic Cherry Ripe with a double dose of delicious chocolate. These candies are a decadent delight with a juicy cherry and coconut center, enrobed in dark chocolate and dipped again in milk chocolate.
Cherry Ripe, created in 1924, is one of the oldest chocolate bars still available in Australia.
To all the Oreo lovers out there, the Cadbury Dream with Oreo must be the latest addition to your Oreo snacking endeavours! This sensational Aussie chocolate bar combines the velvety smoothness of Cadbury Dream white chocolate with the crunchy bliss of Oreo cookie pieces. This Aussie creation offers a dreamy and delightful pairing of flavours and textures.
Wrapping up our Aussie candy adventure is Lifesavers Pineapple & Milk Chocolate Jellies. These unique candies combine the tropical sweetness of pineapple with the indulgence of milk chocolate, that’ll make you feel like you’re on the sunny shores of Australia!
Have any of these Australian treats piqued your interest?
Australia's candy scene is a delightful blend of flavours, textures, and innovations; these top 10 candies are a testament to the country's sweet creativity.
Whether you're a fan of minty Kit Kats or dreamy Cadbury creations, the Land Down Under has something sweet for every palate. So, grab a treat, sit back, and savour the sweetness of Australia's finest candies!