I Love See's Candies

Chocolatey Perfection 50 People

    When I Was Younger....

    when I was younger a pound of See Candies cost about $3.50 and I could eat a pound in 20 minutes. Now that I'm older and the candy is $16 a pound it takes nearly all day to finish it.
    Oldboxy Oldboxy
    70+, M
    Aug 17, 2010

    Not An Expert

    I am not an expert on candy, expensive or otherwise.  I was raised in Southern California and getting Sees Candy was always a treat.  Usually at Christmas time Mom would go to the Sees Candy store (and us kids would always want to go because they gave away free...
    gettinsum1 gettinsum1
    56-60, M
    Feb 11, 2010


    Dark-chocolate-covered candied ginger!
    EBunbury EBunbury
    46-50, M
    Nov 9, 2008

    That Black and White Checkered Floor...

    the smell would hit me when I'd walk in...so many different kinds behind the glass! I LOVED their fudge..my mom liked the divinity...and maybe to be given a sample too! and its fun to look at the big valentines hearts
    deleted deleted
    Jun 22, 2009

    My Treat

    See's Candies carries with it so many good childhood memories that it will always be my favorite candy shoppe. What can I say, I'm a sucker for See's. =)
    vinividivici21 vinividivici21
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Nov 9, 2008

    Next To Swan Oyster Depot, S F

    In San Francisco, I try to start at least one day with breakfast at the Swan Oyster Depot. There is often a long line to get into the one-counter narrow fishmonger storefront. This meant the line often blocked the entrance to the See's Candy store next door. The shop owners must...
    auroramaru auroramaru
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Apr 18, 2012
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