10 Candy Making Essentials

Candy Making Ingredient Supply List:

Ingredients You Always Need to Keep on Hand

When it comes to candy making, having all your ingredients is most important. That’s why Royal Wholesale is your one stop shop for all your candy making essentials. We’ll list some of the top candy making ingredients you should always have on hand to keep your business running smoothly and efficiently.


  1. Liquid Ingredients Include: heavy cream, vanilla, milk, eggs.

  1. Toppings and Add Ins include: sugars, sprinkles, chocolate chips, coconut, nuts, and so much more. Give your treats the perfect finishing touch.

  1. Dry Ingredients Include: chocolates and add-ins for flavor and texture. Sugar is another dry essential.

  1. Corn Syrup is essential for any candy making. 

  1. Extracts and Imitation Flavoring add a burst of flavor to candy, cakes, frostings, and more. 

  1. Bulk Chocolate is a huge essential for candy making and Royal Wholesale is your #1 supplier of Cargill Wholesale Bulk Chocolates.

  1. Spray Releases prevents your treats from sticking to pans and other candy making tools. 

  1. Caramel is another essential for making caramel apples, candy centers, taffys, and so much more. 

  1. Oils and shortening are other essential confectionery ingredients that include cocoa butters, margarines, shortenings and specialty oils. These are to keep your chocolate and caramel from hardening quickly or as hard.

  1.  Acids such Cream of Tartar, lemon juice and vinegar are also used for candy making. They are used to enhance flavors, decrease pH, preserve food and also provide sour power. 

Now that you have your list of essentials, make sure you double check your inventory and stock up on low inventory items today! You can also create a list of all your essentials under your account as a reminder to check everytime you place an order.

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