Snacks & Candy

American Licorice Co. Reveals Holiday LTOs

Christmas treats from Sour Punch, Red Vines and more
American Licorice Company Sour Punch Trees
Photograph courtesy of American Licorice Co.

LA PORTE, Ind. — The American Licorice Co. is promoting a number of limited-time offer (LTO) holiday candies through the end of the year. The Sour Punch and Red Vines line extension are being made available to select retailers and via the web at

Here’s a look at the lineup:

  • Sour Punch Trees: These red and green tree-shaped candies are available in cherry and lime flavors. Available in 2.5-ounce pouches for a suggest retail price of $1.49, each of the pouches has a gift label for holiday giving.
  • Sour Punch Santa Straws: Brightly colored Santa Straws are available in apple and berry flavors. They are packaged in 3.7-ounce trays for a suggested price of $1.
  • Sour Punch Arctic Straws: Arctic Straws come packed with arctic-inspired sour candy flavors, according to the company, such as Frozen Flurry, Arctic Avalanche, Green Glacier and Polar Plunge. They come packaged in 3.7-ounce trays for a suggested price of $1.
  • Sour Punch Merry Mix Bites: Merry Mix Bites are bright and fruity, available in four flavors: watermelon, green apple, cherry and berry. Merry Max Bites are available in 9-ounce resealable bags for a suggested price of $2.79-$3.49.
  • Red Vines Gingerbread Twists: Gingerbread Twists are a unique take on licorice, ideal for gingerbread-house building, according to the company. Four-ounce trays are available for a suggested $2.39.
  • Red Vines Original Red Winter Twists: These are Red Vines’ Original Red Twists packed in wintertime packaging. Available in 4-ounce trays for $1.39-$1.79.
  • Deck the Halls With Boughs and Bundles: This bundle, available only at, features a variety of candies to bedazzle gingerbread creations. Each bundle includes one 9-ounce bag of Sour Punch Assorted Bites, one 5-ounce tray of Red Vines Grape Twists, one 8-ounce bag of Red Vines Original Red Jumbo Twists, and one 5-ounce bag of Red Vines Sugar Free Strawberry Twists. Sold for $10.99.

La Porte, Ind.-based American Licorice Co. manufactures fruity and chewy candies under the Red Vines, Sour Punch and Torie & Howard brands.

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