By Heather Rader
Posted On: Oct 14, 2020
Halloween may look a little different this year, but don’t fret, fill your trick-or-treat bags with Ohio made candy. Whether you’re hosting a fun Halloween party for your family or child’s school, giving out trick-or-treat goodie bags to little ghosts and goblins at trunk or treat or drive-through Halloween events or a friendly Halloween Boo Basket for your neighbors, these yummy Ohio made munchies are sure to satisfy trick-or-treaters of all ages!
Credit: Spangler Candy, Facebook
Halloween wouldn’t be the same without candy and some of the most beloved candies are made right here in Ohio! Spangler Candy Company makes Dum Dums, Circus Peanuts, Necco Candy Wafers and Sweethearts, which are all Halloween treat bag essentials. Nostalgic candies like candy buttons, caramels and root beer barrels are hand-crafted at Doscher’s Candies. And Anthony-Thomas creates more than chocolate for the autumn season as their candy corn and jelly pumpkins are a fun addition to any trick-or-treat bag.
Credit: Marie's Candies, Facebook
Chocolate puts a smile on any ghost or goblin’s face. Marie’s Candies has fun creations like chocolate covered Halloween themed Rice Krispie treats, chocolate covered Peep -A-Boos and chocolate covered pretzels as well as chocolate foil leaves. No Ohio-themed goodie bag is complete without the yummy chocolate and peanut butter buckeye confections from Marsha’s Homemade Buckeyes!
Adorable Halloween holiday cookies are almost too cute to eat…well almost! Ohio’s own Cheryl’s Cookies crafts fun Halloween-themed sugar cookies in shapes of Frankenstein, Jack-O-Lanterns, ghosts and black cats.
Credit: Al's Delicious Popcorn, Facebook
Not a candy fan? Ohio made Halloween-themed munchies, or should we say crunchies, such as popcorn and candy apples are great alternatives to candies and cookies. Al’s Delicious Popcorn creates over 65 varieties of gourmet popcorn, including autumn flavors like Apple Pie, Caramel Apple, Pumpkin Pie and S’mores! Specialty hand-crafted caramel apples from Sweet Life Kitchen come in yummy flavors like M&M, Buckeye, Apple Pie and Oreo.
Support local and create your own unique Ohio made Halloween goodie bag this year. Happy Halloween!