What is a jelly belly?

Answer A Jelly Belly is a brand of jelly bean, a small, bean-shaped candy with a soft gelatinous center and a hard sugar-coated shell. Jelly Bellies are advertised as "gourmet" jelly beans that use natura... Read More »

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When did jelly belly begin making blueberry-flavored jelly beans?

Jelly Belly introduced blueberry-flavored jelly beans in 1981. The flavor was invented in honor of President Ronald Regan, who wanted to serve red, white and blue jelly beans at his inauguration pa... Read More »

Who invented Jelly Belly jelly beans?

In 1960, Herman Goelitz Rowland Sr., a fourth-generation candy maker, expanded his family's business to include making jelly beans. It wasn't until 1976, though, when Jelly Belly's "true-to-life" f... Read More »

How big is a Jelly Belly?

A Jelly Belly is a type of jelly bean produced by the Jelly Belly Candy Company. According to the company's consumer affairs representative, each Jelly Belly bean is approximately one-half inch lon... Read More »

Who invented Jelly Belly jellybeans?

Herman Goelitz Rowland, Sr. is the inventor of the Jelly Belly jelly bean. He was only 19 when he began producing the candies that made his family's candy factory famous. Jelly Belly jelly beans be... Read More »