Who was the first person who invented candy?

Answer While no one knows exactly who invented the first candy, history traces candies back to at least 3,500 years ago. The ancient Egyptians enjoyed a confection made of honey, spices, seeds, nuts and f... Read More »

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Who was the first person who made rock candy?

Nobody gets credit for being the first to make rock candy. People have been making it throughout history in all different cultures. The first references to rock candy, however, are credited to the ... Read More »

Who invented M&M's candy?

Forrest Mars created M&M's in 1941. Mars, the only son of candy magnate Frank Mars, inherited the company from his father in the 1920s. He relinquished control of the company to his two sons in 197... Read More »

Who invented potato candy?

The exact origins of potato candy is unknown. German or Irish immigrants are thought to be the first to make this candy. During World War II, confectioners started using potatoes as a sugar substit... Read More »

Where was the snickers candy bar invented?

The Snickers candy bar was invented in Tacoma, Washington by Frank Mars and his wife, Ethel. It contains peanuts, caramel and nougat under a milk chocolate coating. Snickers bars are popular all ov... Read More »