There are few snacks that instantly transport you to a specific season. There’s hot chocolate for winter time or fresh squeezed lemonade to indicate the start of summer. As the leaves begin to change, it’s important that we discuss the significance of caramel apple pops. Here are a few variations and reasons caramel apple pops are the ultimate fall treat!
1. Simple Sweet Days
Candy tends to provide a sense of nostalgia this time of year. Aside from candy canes during Christmas time, fall is the most populated time of year for candy whether you still engage in costumes or not. You may have a positive or negative feeling about candy corn but everyone loves caramel apple pops! They instantly transport you back to the days of going down the slide at the playground or playing baseball in the middle of the street. These pops have always been a classic and for good reason. It is a comforting feeling that can instantly be achieved.
2. Variety Available
The days of green only are gone! With red and golden now available, you can experience caramel apple pops on an elevated level. This variety pack will have something for everyone. Sometimes one flavor is not a one size fit all and this bag will get rid of that dilemma. Not only can you share these treats with your loved ones but now you can experience the new flavors together!
Okay so this might be going overboard for some of you but can you imagine having this bucket full of caramel apple pops? It can be the ultimate solution for trick or treaters that can save you from purchasing multiple bags. Nothing is worse than spending all your money at the grocery store on mini variety bags only to have them go to waste. The costumed capers will be instantly satisfied, and you will be the talk of the town! Full size candy that also tastes amazing is hard to come by. If that is not your primary goal this fall, you can always keep this bucket for yourself. Enjoying this sweet fall treat should never have a limit.
4. Try A Variation
When the term caramel apple pops arises, it is typically associated with candy but this is not a strict requirement! If you don’t want so much sugar, consider making these mini caramel apples. They are less time consuming and are not as heavy as standard caramel apples. What could be better than a simple treat that doesn’t leave you feeling bloated after? You will get the same sensation and maybe you will avoid some cavities in the process. This can be a great fall activity to do with friends or you can use it as some relaxing alone time!
If you are looking for the ultimate dessert treat for your next spooky party, consider these caramel apple cake pops! What could be better than caramel apple pops combined with cake? I had never considered this combination but now it is something I definitely want to try out at my next event. These cute desserts can be made in an instant and are guaranteed to be the talk of the party.
6. Cozy Experience
Caramel apple pops are the ultimate fall treat because it reminds you of the season unfolding around you. Crisp apples pair well with the crisp colors transforming right outside your window. If you need a pick me up or just want a treat to remind you of good times, get your hands on any version of caramel apple pops!
Sweet fall treats are one of the reasons fall is a wonderful time of year! Which of these caramel apple pops are you going to try? Tell us in the comments!
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Rebecca was born in Hayward, CA and still resides there today. She received her BA in English Creative Writing from San Francisco State University and is the first in her family to graduate from university. She is a Poetry student in the MFA program at Saint Mary’s College of California and is furthering her involvement in the literary community. In her spare time, she likes to lose her voice at Giants games, read Young Adult novels, make lists, and aims to cross become a writer off it.