How Long Can You Keep The Candy, Article From Woman's Day
Saturday, October 2, 2010
*Chocolate--Dark and milk varieties can last for 1 to 2 years. Wrap it in foil and store in a dry, odor-free spot.
*Jellied Candies--Unwrapped in a candy dish, they'll last for 6 to9 months if kept away heat and light. If wrapped, they're good for a full year.
*Hard Candy--Unless it's an Everlasting Gobstopper, you'll want to throw it out after 1 year of storage at room temperature.
*Candy Corn--Unopened packages will last up to 9 months, but stray corns only keep for 3 to 6 months. Store them in an airtight container in a cool, dry place.
*Gum--Chewable for 6 to 9 months. Keep packs in a cools, dry location to prevent the pieces from drying out.
*Caramel--Keep it covered and away from heat and it'll last for 6 to 9 months. Or freeze it and save it for next year.
Article from Woman's Day Magazine October 17, 2010
Volume No. 73 Issue No. 15
Woman's Day Website