Celebrate National Lollipop Day with These Succulent Suckers

By: Katherine Pendrill - Jul 20, 2016
July 20th is National Lollipop Day, meaning those with a sweet tooth have the perfect excuse to indulge. Whether it is candied bacon on a stick or champagne-infused spheres, there is a delicious lollipop to suit every occasion.

For those looking for something more traditional, there are a number of artisan confections that have turned the ultra-sweet treats into tiny works of art. For instance, Sugar Bakers Bakery produces beautiful lollipops with edible flowers suspended in the center. Similarly SweetBites Confections has figured out how to turn the candy spheres into galaxy-inspired designs.

For those who are interested in celebrating National Lollipop Day with something a bit more off-beat, there are a number of unexpected confections that make use of unique flavors and ingredients. These innovative lollipop designs range from candies molded into anatomical shapes to 3D-printed confections that resemble humorous pop culture symbols.