A candy cane or peppermint stick is a cane-shaped stick candy often associated
.... Church history records that in 1670 the choirmaster at Germany's Cologne ...
The History of Candy Canes and what they mean and represent in the customs of
Dec 23, 2014 ... Despite modern religious legends, candy canes were not created as ... could
furtively identify each other — is directly contradicted by history.
Learn about the history and legends behind the candy cane at SpanglerCandy.
The original candy
was straight and completely white in color.
Around the seventeenth century, European-Christians began to adopt the use of Christmas trees as part of their Christmas celebrations. The first historical reference to the familiar cane
shape goes back to... More »
Though Christmas happens once a year, candy canes are manufactured all year
Dec 11, 2012 ... First, candy canes were certainly not invented in Indiana, since the first reports of
hard candy sticks (the precursor ... A Brief History of Chocolate.
Dec 10, 2012 ... While that makes a great candy cane origin story, there is about as ... as you read
the various tales out there on the history of the candy cane, ...
Aug 8, 2008 ... We'll take a look at some of these legends, starting with the candy cane. From
searching the Web on "candy cane story," I learned that the ...
One of the most often seen symbols of Christmas is the candy cane. Not only are
candy canes used as a sweet Christmastime treat but they are also used for ...