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Caramel Wrapped Marshmallow


Creamy caramel wrapped around a traditional marshmallow, first made in 1883 in Kentucky. Originally called a “caramel biscuit” – an American original. As for the backstory: In the 1800s, renowned Polish actress Madame Helena Modjeska thrilled Kentucky audiences with her  performance in the debut of Ibsen’s play, “The Doll’s House.” So impressed was a confectioner in the audience, he named his “Caramel Biscuit” the “Modjeska” in her honor.  These are the caramels he made.


4 oz in a heat-sealed bag with the history on the label. Perfect for gifts, or dig in and enjoy yourself!

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