Chemical Acids and Bases

Acids like citric are used by home candy makers to balance the sugar sweetness with mouth puckering sour. In some cases the addition on acid causes chemical reactions which are necessary to the formation of solid candy products or the chewiness of bubble gum.

Kids are delighted with an overflowing bag of bubble gum.

Candy

Lollipops are Sweet Staples in Every Kid’s Diet. Kids of All Ages That is.