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Dad's Root Beer Barrels

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Product Size Price
1 lb
About 50 pieces | SKU: 16535
3 lbs
About 150 pieces | SKU: 91288
6 lbs
About 300 pieces | SKU: 1288
40 lbs
About 2000 pieces | SKU: CA1288



Individually wrapped Dad's Root Beer flavor hard candy barrels. Dad's Root Beer Barrels are a nostalgic favorite and are the original root beer barrels! These original root beer barrels are a delicious hard candy in a classic, timeless flavor.

The custom of brewing root beer goes back to the 18th century. Farmers used to brew their own alcoholic beverage using the root of the sassafras plant for family get-togethers and other social events. In 1876, pharmacist Charles Hires first introduced a commercial version at the Philadelphia Centennial Exhibition. By 1893, root beer was sold as a bottled soft drink to the public. It evolved into a non-alcoholic drink during Prohibition, when it was extremely commercially successful. Root beer is produced in every state in America! And are not you glad that this true American taste is available in a tasty hard candy. Stock up on your root beer barrel candy and shop above.

Additional Info

Additional Info

Manufactured In United States
Brand Washburn Candy
Meltable No
Color Brown
Flavor Root Beer
Season Year round
Kosher No

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Customer Reviews (2)

Best CandyReview by GiGi
My husband won't let me buy any other brand or from any other company. This is the best! Thanks, Groovy Candies (Posted on 2/29/2016)
still taste great! Thanks for selling these!Review by Nicole
I remember these when I was a kid and my dad loved them! It was a treat to get one. I could never make it last - I had to bite into it every time! (Posted on 5/12/2015)

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