20 Weird Candies We Dare You To Eat

Published August 2, 2014
Updated June 12, 2019

Urn ashes, turkey, smoked lamb. What do they have in common? They're all flavors of strange candies that you couldn't pay us to try.

At some point, we’ve all looked at the candy at the grocery checkout line and wondered, “Who on Earth came up with that idea?” (We’re looking at you, Baby Bottle Pops.)

While many of us have definitely seen some oddities, nothing could prepare us for the candy selection the rest of this world has to offer. From the gimmicky to the gross to the just plain weird, there’s a candy out to satiate your needs. Even the need to eat your uncle’s ashes? You bet. C’mon kids; we’re going to the candy store:

Strange Candies Zotter Soap
Strange Candies Caramels
Strange Candies Man Chocolate
Strange Candies Urn Ash
20 Weird Candies We Dare You To Eat
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Erin Kelly
An All That’s Interesting writer since 2013, Erin Kelly focuses on historic places, natural wonders, environmental issues, and the world of science. Her work has also been featured in Smithsonian and she’s designed several published book covers in her career as a graphic artist.