I know, right? Are you asking if you read the title correctly? Five pounds? A five pound gummy bear? Yes, five pounds of yummy gummie goodness. This is a gummy bear sure to make any celebration memorable. And whose life isn’t really complete without at least one party with the five pound gummy as its’ conversation gummy. (Yes it is a true edible gummy.)
Do we remember life without the gummy bear?
Most people seem to love them and have a fondness for certain colors/flavors…
Friend to kids, foe to the dental work, gummy bears remain extremely popular.
Gummy Bear Flavors
Not every Gummy is created equal. And the color of the bear does not necessarily equal what your taste buds ‘think’.
In the United States, five flavors and colors by the original Haribo are:
Orange flavor = orange color
Strawberry flavor = green color
Pineapple flavor = colorless
Lemon flavor = yellow color
Raspberry flavor = red color
Got it? You will be quizzed later…
Gummy note: Other brands can use the Haribo system, but the do tend to change things up a bit by changing colors and adding flavors. Gummie aficionados probably have their favorite brand and flavors memorized. Those who like sour flavored gummies will notice the sour gummies tend to be larger and flatter due to the ingredients necessary to produce the sour taste.
History Of The Gummy Bear
- Originally called dancing bears
- The senior Riegel founded the candymaker in the 1920s
- Haribo is the initials of Hans Riegel and Bonn, Germany
- Gummies are produced in a machine called the starch mugul
- The gummy bear got a redo in 2007, a smile was introduced as the expression
What Is The Cost and Where to Find the Five Pound Gummy Bear
A five pound gummy bear is available online retail approx $35.00. The five pounder is alleged to equal 1400 regular sized gummy bears.
And there you have it. Surprise your favorite gummy bear lover with a Five Pound Gummy Bear or bag of gummy bears and they will be sure to remember you fondly!