Okay - that's not quite true - I put the bags directly into my purse as they will be consumed the moment I get into the car. Yep - I love them that much.
I never really thought much about the bears and their origin, and learned some interesting facts in the numerous articles that came out after Mr. Riegel's death:
- Haribo turns out 100 million gummi bears every day - and ships them all over the world (source: Yahoo).
- The name Haribo is actually an acronym for "Hans Riegel Bonn" (source: Yahoo).
- The bears have been around since 1922, their shapeRead More »from I'm Melting! Make Ooey-Gooey Gummi Bear Thumbprint Cookies