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October – Full of Tricks, Treats, and Tamalitoz

Enjoy some tricks & some spicy treats! How can you say no to an entire month dedicated to scaring the bejesus out of small children and then filling their bags with enough processed sugar to kill an elephant? You can’t, and we don’t want you to. Because Halloween is as American as all the other holidays that mostly aren’t actually

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Cranberry Fantasy and Peach Slapped Checker board

New Flavors in the House!

Two new flavors are here to say hi! September is a month for change. The air changes from that hot and sticky mess and becomes a bit crisper. The leaves start to turn beautiful shades, changing from the green that was SO like 5000 BC. The most dramatic change seems to happen when some people change from normal, sane individuals

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Four Excellent Flavors Of Tamalitoz

What do you get with these sweet, hot candies? You get specialized tastes based on the popularity and fire of Latin cuisine. You can also get new taste sensations for rimming a margarita glass, which is great if you’re tending bar or just serving up drinks at home. Here are some of the most popular flavors that we ship to

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4 Fun Things to Do With Candy

4 Fun Things to Do With Candy

Do you need creative ways to use hard candy? Hard candy is a delicious treat that so many people can’t do without. Regardless of your age, you can never get tired of relaxing on your favorite sofa, enjoying a bag of sweet-tasting candy that you can’t stop eating. These sweet treats are also versatile. They come in a wide variety

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Have Hard Candy Left Over? Try These Deliciously Creative Tips!

Have Hard Candy Left Over? Try These Deliciously Creative Tips!

If you have a family or a sweet tooth of your own, you may find that bags of hard candy can end up lying around half opened and unattended. None of us enjoy throwing away delicious sweet treats, yet most of us detest saving bits of candy, hoping it will be eaten at a later date. Whether you are looking

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Hot Mexican Candy

Hot Mexican Candy

What is Tamalitoz by Sugarox? To answer that question is to immerse yourself in a candy based on a cuisine that has inspired chefs all around the globe. There’s a culinary history behind these products, and it has to do with the unique exotic tastes and traditions of Latin America. You owe it to yourself to try these little candies,

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Master Your Margarita with These Tips

Do you love margaritas? Are you looking for a way to kick up the flavor and fun of your favorite mixed drink? If so, you are in the right place. Use the tips and information here to take your margaritas to the next level.  Add Enough of Each Ingredient  A common mistake made when concocting a margarita is putting too

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Fierce Fabulous and Proud

Happy Pride! June, a time of year, people celebrate and stand with the LGBTQ community. You guys know, Sugarox is a gay owned and operated company, and honestly, pride happens all year long over here.  Fierce Fabulous and Proud is a way of life for us,  and this is always present in the way we name our candy 🙂 Given

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Tamalitoz Naturally Flavored and Colored Candy.

When deciding to make Tamalitoz back in 2015, we faced an issue. All of the flavors and colors we were using to make the first runs and samples were artificial. I went to our suppliers and asked if we could develop natural ingredients for our candy. We needed a flavor that tasted like and came from the natural fruit we

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Tamalitoz ribbon candy pillows assorted flavors

Looking Expensive!

Not too long ago, we had a meeting with one of the buyers at a supermarket chain. When you get invited to present to these guys (any of the big buyers), its a rush, it could mean massive distribution, and as a small business, this is everything. You prepare, get everything in order, samples, and your shpiel. Usually, these meetings

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Tamalitoz; Sweet, Hot and Personal

Just to be clear, Tamalitoz is not traditional Tamales. We would hate to disappoint anyone expecting fabulous tamales (Verdes, Rojos, Mole, Rajas, etc.) by opening a pouch of Tamalitoz and thinking, what is this? Where is the Tamal? I know I would be disappointed if someone hadn’t made that clear to me.   Tamalitoz is a ribbon-style candy, filled with

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The Glorious Mexican Fruit Cart

This is the flavor of Mexico!  If you ever have the opportunity to visit a market or street market in Mexico,  you will find someone selling fruit cocktails. The star of the show is the chopped watermelon, mango, cucumber, pineapple. When they ask you how you want it,   the options are;   with yogurt, honey and granola,  or served up with

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