Gummies, in all of their different color, shape, and flavor glory, have been popular for several decades now, and for so many great reasons.
Gummy Bear lovers, here are some fun facts to explore:
Invented in 1922 by German candy maker Hans Riegel. His company, HARIBO, is an abbreviation of “Hans Riegel Bonn”. Bonn is the city where his business was located.
The green gummi bears are strawberry flavored!
The clear gummi bears are pineapple flavored!
“Adventures of the Gummi Bears” was Disney’s first major serialized, animated TV series. Popular legend says Disney CEO Michael Eisner simply came up the idea when his son asked for the candies one day!
What do sweaters and gummi bears have in common? Take a look at this:
Yes, this gummy bear sweater exists. There was actually a poem, too:
“Dashing and daring /Courageous and caring
Faithful and friendly / With stories to share.
All through the forest / They sing out in chorus,
Marching along / As their song fills the air.
Gummy Bears – Bouncing here and there and everywhere”.
You can make jewelryout of gummi bears.
Gummi bears make for really cute popsicles – and they are easy to make!
The biggest gummy bear weighs 26 pounds and contains 32,000 calories.
Surprise, surprise – gummi bears might be good for your teeth one day in the future. Testing is being done to add xylitol (which helps fight cavities).
10. And finally, here are some more “serious” facts about our gummies:
Great to eat after a good workout. Research done by the Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition says you should be eating some gummy bears post-workout. By eating fast-digesting carbs like gummy bears, or another high glycemic carb like instant oatmeal, you rapidly replenish the glycogen you used during your workout
Formed in a starch mold
Gummy bears now have their elevated version – Filled Gummies! They come in blueberry, cherry and green apple flavor and each gummy bear is covered with a fine sour sugar; its chewy exterior hides a perfectly tart liquid watermelon filling. Then there are filled gummy sea animals…
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