DeMet’s Candy Company Introduces TURTLES® Dark Almond

September 30, 2014 / Turtles

DeMet’s Candy Company Makes Caramel Nut Clusters Even More Irresistible with Introduction of TURTLES® Dark Almond

Stamford, Conn., March 19, 2014 – DeMet’s Candy Company makers of the timeless confection, TURTLES® brand caramel nut clusters, announced today the launch of indulgent TURTLES® Dark Almond. The new flavor will rollout nationwide October 2014, just in time for the Holiday Season.

Inspired by the ever growing consumer demand for dark chocolate confections, TURTLES® Dark Almond are an irresistible treat made with the finest quality ingredients. Lightly salted almonds, creamy sweet homemade caramel and 60% cacao dark chocolate, create a distinct taste unlike any other chocolate caramel nut cluster on the market.

Joining the line of Original, Cashew, Sea Salt Caramel and Hazelnut, TURTLES Dark Almond will be widely available in Food, Mass, Drug and Convenience retail chains around the United States beginning October 2014. The line will be offered in holiday themed packaging perfect for gift giving, including:

  • 2.9 oz Lay Down Box, SRP $2.39
  • 6.4 oz Lay Down Box, SRP $4.79
  • 4.7 Stand Up Bags, SRP $3.99
  • 10.5oz Assorted (Original & Dark Almond) Gift Tin, SRP $9.99

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For more than 100 years, we have been taking our time making TURTLES®, so you can take your time enjoying them. From carefully selecting premium nuts, to hand making our caramel to slowly melting the rich chocolate coating, we take pride in taking the time to make the very best. Never rush TURTLES. Available in Original, Cashew, Sea Salt Caramel, Hazelnut and New Dark Chocolate Almond.

About DeMet’s Candy Company

DeMet’s Candy Company makes some of America’s most beloved chocolate indulgences including timeless classics like TURTLES® brand caramel nut clusters , irresistible anytime snacks like FLIPZ® candy- coated pretzels and indulgent TREASURES® filled chocolate. Taking great pride in honoring the traditions George DeMet intended when his family opened his first candy store back in the early 1920’s, it’s the DeMet way to use only the very best ingredients. From baking pretzels fresh in house daily, to taking the time to make homemade caramel and sourcing world class chocolates and premium nuts, all of DeMet’s confections will delight you.