Sweets beginning with X, Y and Z

Sweets beginning with X, Y and Z

We've come to the end of our alphabet of sweets and at the final three letters - X, Y and Z. At the Sweet Hamper Company, we love nothing more than a sweet treat, and our incredible A-Z of candy has showcased some of our ultimate favourite candies and sugar filled delights. This final category is probably the most difficult to discover sweets which begin with these letters, however our team has as worked hard to find delicious candy and chocolate bars which ticks the boxes.

In our sugar-coated journey, we've explore the lesser-known treasures with a twist and familiar favorites that make up the unique alphabet of indulgence. From milk chocolate and fried eggs, through to Turkish delight and Edinburgh rock, there is literally a mix of sweets to enjoy from across the ABCs.

In this blog post, we'll unwrap some more alphabetically exceptional sweets and discover the extraordinary in every bite. Get ready to tantalize your taste buds and expand your sweet vocabulary as we reveal a tantalising lineup beginning with X, Y and Z!

Check out our wide range of sweet hampers, boxes and bouquets which feature some of the candy we speak about below.


Sweets beginning with X



X marks the spot for a treasure trove of tantalising treats in the world of confections. While the letter X may be elusive in everyday vocabulary, it takes centre stage in some varieties of candy, in the form of Xylitol, a sugar substitute. From Xylitol-infused chocolates to hard candy and gum, this naturally occurring sugar alcohol brings a unique sweetness without the guilt.


eXtreme Sour Patch Kids

Indulge your taste buds in an electrifying experience with Extreme Sour Patch Kids, a daring twist on the iconic candy that takes sour to a whole new level. Found in candy stores across the country, these little mischief-makers, known for their fun, cheeky personalities and vibrant colours, have cranked up the sourness to an extreme degree, promising a pucker-worthy adventure for those brave enough to take on the challenge.

Available in a wide range of fruit flavours, including orange, lemon and blue raspberry.

Sour Patch Kids



Exploring sweets beginning with X introduces a fascinating range of flavours that captivate the taste buds. Xoconostle, a sour cactus fruit native to Mexico, lends its distinctive tang to candies and preserves, creating a harmonious balance of sweet and sour. The X-factor in these sweets lies not only in their taste but also in the intrigue they bring to the culinary landscape.


Sweets beginning with Y

Yorkie Bar

Yorkie bars, a beloved classic in the world of chocolate and loved by children and adults alike, are an embodiment of pure indulgence. Hailing from the Nestle brand, this iconic chocolate bar has been a favourite among chocolate lovers since their introduction.

What sets Yorkie bars apart is their no-nonsense, solid chocolate goodness, with each chunk delivering a rich and satisfying cocoa experience. Traditionally marketed with the fun tagline "It's Not for Girls," Yorkie has become synonymous with rugged, hearty chocolate enjoyment for all the family.

Despite the initial playful branding, the deliciousness of a Yorkie bar is universal, making it a go-to choice for anyone seeking a substantial and uncomplicated chocolate fix. Whether you opt for the classic milk chocolate version or venture into the realm of tantalising varieties, such as limited edition versions containing nuts, Yorkie bars remain a timeless treat that offers a comforting and delicious break from the ordinary.

York Peppermint Pattie

Indulge your senses with the cool and refreshing sensation of a York Peppermint Pattie. This iconic American chocolate candy bar, created by the Hershey Company, is a delightful combination of dark chocolate and a luscious, soft peppermint candy filling.

From the first bite, you're greeted with a satisfying snap of the rich dark chocolate shell, which gives way to the smooth and invigorating peppermint centre. Disc shaped, the balance of sweetness and cool minty freshness creates a harmonious flavour profile that has made York Peppermint Patties a beloved confectionery classic.

Whether enjoyed as an after-dinner treat or a midday pick-me-up, the York Peppermint Pattie candy remains an enduring favourite for those who appreciate the marriage of chocolatey decadence and minty coolness. You can't beat it!


Yellow bellies

Yellow bellies, which can be found in our sweet hampers and boxes, are a whimsical and flavourful delight that adds a playful twist to the world of candy.

Shaped like a snake with a bright yellow underbelly, these candies are as fun as they are delicious. The vibrant colour immediately catches the eye, drawing you in for a taste adventure whilst the animal shape, gummy texture and fruit flavour creates a yummy treat.

Yellow Bellies


Sweets beginning with Z


Zero bar

The Zero Bar, a classic confection with a timeless appeal, is a white chocolate lover's dream.

Created by Hershey's, the Zero Bar stands out with its unique composition, featuring a smooth and creamy white candy fudge exterior enveloping a satisfying nougat centre filled with almonds and caramel.

What sets this candy apart is not just its distinct flavour but also its elegant simplicity. The sweet and nutty combination provides a delightful contrast in textures, creating a melt-in-your-mouth experience that is both indulgent and satisfying.


Zed Candy Company

Zed Candy, a brand synonymous with innovation and bold flavours, brings a burst of excitement to the world of confectionery and candy.

With a diverse range of candies and treats, many of which feature in our hampers and sweet boxes, Zed Candy is known for pushing the boundaries of flavour.

From their iconic Mega Sour range that challenges taste buds with intense sourness to their imaginative creations like Fizz Wiz popping candy, Zed Candy consistently introduces novelty and adventure to the candy aisle.