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Hodgepodge 2.5 lb. Bag

 
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Hodgepodge from Jelly Belly. Irregular candy that doesn't include Jelly Belly jelly beans. Tastes just as good as regular candies.
$7.99
$7.99
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    • Hodgepodge is completely random and may contain only one kind of candy we produce, or several kinds of candy we produce, excluding Jelly Belly jelly beans (with few exceptions). Take a chance on a great deal on great candy and find your new favorite!

      , One Hodgepodge bag may contain some Sunkist Fruit Gems, some Neon Inchworms, or even some chocolates. Almost everything else in our lineup is fair game, including famous Confections like Candy Corn, Gummi Bears, pectin jelly beans and more! The only candies you won't ever find in a Hodgepodge bag are Jelly Belly jelly beans (obviously!), BeanBoozled jelly beans, or Sugar-Free candies. Of course, they're a little bit on the irregular side, meaning their shape or color is somewhat off. But the quality of flavor and freshness isn't affected at all. Every piece still delicious!

      , , Hodgepodge bags contain a lot of different assortments, and each bag is randomly packed. Consider it a tasty surprise!

      , Net weight 2.5 lbs.
      SKU-95946
  • Product Reviews

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      3.1

      (based on 100 reviews)

      56%

      of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

      Pros

      • Fun (48)
      • Good texture (34)
      • Balanced sweetness (32)
      • Mouth watering (28)
      • Natural flavor (24)

      Cons

      • Bad flavor combination (27)
      • Messy (10)
      • Too sweet (9)
      • Poor texture (7)
      • Unnatural flavor (7)

      Best Uses

      • Candy bowl (54)
      • Snack (51)
      • Parties (26)
      • Special treat (24)
      • Curb cravings (20)
        • Reviewer Profile:
        • Major sweet tooth (54), Simple tastes (30), Foodie (25), Health conscious (16)

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      1.0

      Was not happy with the selection

      By Kimster

      from NY

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

        Cons

        • Bad Flavor Combination
        • Don't like candy corn
        • Poor Texture
        • Too Sweet

        Best Uses

        • Halloween

        Comments about Confections Hodgepodge 2.5 lb. Bag:

        I didn't like receiving candy corn, or the black raspberry dots or whatever they're called. I was expecting something with Jelly Belly's.

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        1.0

        Hodgepodge

        By Jan

        from Schaumburg, IL

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

          Cons

          • Only 2 Assortment Candies

          Best Uses

            Comments about Confections Hodgepodge 2.5 lb. Bag:

            I was pleased with the other products I ordered. I used the jelly bellies to decorate the roof of a gingerbread house. The red cinnamon I add to my tea. The others I snack on daily. Love the low calories!

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            2.0

            Sticky Mess of Flavors

            By LizzyK

            from Glendale, CA

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

              Cons

              • Bad Flavor Combination
              • Messy

              Best Uses

                Comments about Confections Hodgepodge 2.5 lb. Bag:

                I was excited after having good experiences with Flops to get three bags of Hodge Podge. I figured with my timing I'd get seasonal cast-offs for Valentines but probably Easter.

                What I got was a mess. There were two issues:

                Cinnamon Items overpowered the fruit items. There were cinnamon giant candy corn and sizzling cinnamon bears that just made everything smell like cinnamon.

                Conjoined Cherry Sours were sticky and made a clumpy mess.

                Items in my mix included:
                Red & Blackberries (half of their crunchies were stuck to the cherries)
                Giant Candy Corn
                Cherry Sours - most were grainy and sticky
                Cinnamon Bears - all were half their normal size but the sanding sugar was everywhere
                Cinnamon Candy Corn - something interesting and new!

                I really hoped that there would be a difference in the bags - that some effort would be made to give me different mixes. And at the very least, they should separate the strong flavors like cinnamon or mint from the other fruity flavors.

                I can't get anyone to eat this stuff, I've gotten rid of about a pound ... just 6.5 more to go.

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                5.0

                Great Deal!

                By erbisme

                from St. Augustine, FL. USA

                About Me Foodie, Major Sweet Tooth

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Balanced Sweetness
                • Fun
                • Good Texture
                • Mouth Watering
                • Tangy

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Candy Bowl
                  • Parties
                  • Snacking
                  • Special Treat

                  Comments about Confections Hodgepodge 2.5 lb. Bag:

                  I place a handful in a small bowl and eat it wile I watch my evening shows.
                  The spicy red jellies are GREAT, NOT to spicy, Just the right amount of spice.
                  After you get all the candy out of the bag, you are left with about a half cup of sprinkles from the blackberry and raspberry candies.

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                  1.0

                  Disappointed

                  By Debbie

                  from lakewood, ca

                  About Me Simple Tastes

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                    Cons

                    • Bad Flavor Combination
                    • Lack Of Color Variety
                    • Unnatural Flavor

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about Confections Hodgepodge 2.5 lb. Bag:

                      The Hodgepodge that I received was mostly red and black, with standard candy corns. There were 2 cinnamon flavored candies that alone would have been acceptable, however, all other candies in the bag absorbed the cinnamon flavor and destroyed their actual flavor. I know I will never purchase Hodgepodge at any time near Christmas and Valentines day again.

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                      5.0

                      Adventurous samples

                      By Teacher 64

                      from Little Falls, NJ

                      About Me Foodie, Health Conscious, Major Sweet Tooth, Simple Tastes

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Balanced Sweetness
                      • Fun
                      • Good Texture
                      • Mouth Watering
                      • Natural Flavor
                      • Provides A Variety Of Fla
                      • Tangy

                      Cons

                      • Nothing

                      Best Uses

                      • Candy Bowl
                      • Curb Cravings
                      • Gifts
                      • Snacking
                      • Special Treat

                      Comments about Confections Hodgepodge 2.5 lb. Bag:

                      Excellent assortments of flavors and textures, able to have small taste if desired

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                      5.0

                      Good fun everytime

                      By De T

                      from Il

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Balanced Sweetness
                      • Delicious
                      • Entertaining
                      • Fun
                      • Good Texture
                      • Mouth Watering
                      • Natural Flavor
                      • Tangy

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Candy Bowl
                        • Special Treat

                        Comments about Confections Hodgepodge 2.5 lb. Bag:

                        I place it in a candy dish at work...they always want more.

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                        3.0

                        Hodgepodge is better when . . .

                        By Grandma Camel

                        from Placerville, CA

                        About Me Always Hit "flops", Simple Tastes

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                          Cons

                          • Too "seasonal"

                          Best Uses

                          • Candy Bowl
                          • Curb Cravings
                          • Snacking

                          Comments about Confections Hodgepodge 2.5 lb. Bag:

                          In the HodgePodge, there were dark, bumpy candies that no one liked. Bland, funny texture, etc. No real "taste" to them. When you get shipments from the warehouse, it all comes off one pile - no mixing up the assortments. And NO fruit jellies; sadness!

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                          3.0

                          Not much of a Hodgepodge

                          By Aggie

                          from York, PA

                          About Me Health Conscious

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • Fun

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • Candy Bowl
                            • Snacking

                            Comments about Confections Hodgepodge 2.5 lb. Bag:

                            I bought a bag for my son and my husband and although it was a good deal, it had mostly one kind of candy in it (which was Candy Corn). I had read some reviews before purchasing a bag so I did know this could happen but was still a little disappointed. I guess I was hoping for something different. Overall, it is still a good deal but you may very well end up with a bag of 90% Candy Corn.

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                            3.0

                            Too much candy corn

                            By Dboyles81165

                            from Tennessee

                            Verified Buyer

                            Pros

                            • Good flavor

                            Cons

                            • Mostly Candy Corns

                            Best Uses

                            • Snacking

                            Comments about Confections Hodgepodge 2.5 lb. Bag:

                            Good variety of flavors of candy corns (cherry, cinnamon, and traditional) but the bag was 90% candy corns. The majority of the remainder of the bag was the candy raspberry candies that we love. If shopping at store, I would not have purchased this bag due to the variety.

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