89 entries in Food / Candy
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin, Unknown The Shower of Sweets sweets appear on plate from loading bag with handkerchief, another loading bag from Robert-Houdin
Related to 1876 Modern Magic 251
Unknown Sweets from Wand gaffed wand to produced sweets
1876 Modern Magic 253
Unknown Die Bonbondüte paper cone rolled, marked by spectator and filled with confetti, confetti changes into sweets
Jan. 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 1) 5
Carl Willmann Die magische Bonbondüte watch and handkerchief borrowed and put in a box, then both reappear in a paper packet along with candy
Sep. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 9) 135
Joseph Michael Hartz The Glass with Mirror Partition appearing candy, silk transformation, removing partition, methods for turning glass around, as servante
  • Different Forms of the Glass
  • Illustrations of its Uses
1903 Later Magic 42
Unknown The Shower of Sweets (Improved Method) shower of bonbons falls from handkerchief
Related to 1903 Later Magic 344
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli VII. Seltsam, seltsam, sonderbar!
  • 1. Das Loch im Taschentuch (hole is cut in handkerchief and restored)
  • 2. Das verschwindende Geldstück (coin disappears under glass, and appears again)
  • 3. Katalepsie eines Taschentuchs (Silk balances on corner)
  • 4. Das Taschentuch als Zuckerbäcker (candy production from silk)
1903 Moderne Magie 107
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli XXIV. Ein magisches Mirakel
  • 1. Die Puppentücher (silks change into ribbon)
  • 2. Eine gelungene Reparatur (ribbon vanishes and appears as normal silk in a glass)
  • 3. Der Flüchtling (silk placed back inside glass, both vanish unter handkerchief)
  • 4. Wiederkunft (glass filled with red wine appears under handkerchief)
  • 5. Farbenwechsel (red wine changes into white wine)
  • 6. Der unsichtbare Abfluss (liquid vanishes from bottle)
  • 7. Pariser Zuckerbäckerei (bran placed inside glass, changes into candy)
1903 Moderne Magie 209
Stewart James The Candy King Miraskill with candies
Variations 1936 The Jinx (Issue 24) 151
Lloyd W. Chambers Candy-Confetti Cylinder confetti placed in cylinder changes into candy
1941 Original Ideas in Magic 8
Lloyd W. Chambers Confetti to Candy tumbler of confetti changed to candy
1941 Original Ideas in Magic 22
Paul Morris A Life Saver life saver turns into coins, and is produced from the air
May 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2 No. 12) 122
Laurie Ireland Drink Your Milk milk pitcher routine, milk to candy
1946 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1946) 12
Laurie Ireland Candy from the Air production box, candy
1946 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1946) 15
L. Vosburgh Lyons Inhale This! with benzedrine inhaler, spectator drops amount of different colored candies in the inhaler and performer knows how many from each color
1947 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 122) 489
Paul Rosini The Life Saver Trick name of selection appears printed on life saver candy, index of five candies to allow free choice among five cards
1950 Magical Gems 8
John D. Pomeroy Trick or Treat trick for Halloween, making candies appear
1957 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1957) 34
Robert A. Nelson Life Savers with an ESP Flavor bag with different flavored Life Savor candies, spectator takes one and eats it, performer divines taste
1961 Still More Miracles in Mentalism 11
Allessandro Good Deed Container candy produced from cannister
1964 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1963-64) 38
Roy Baker Jack & The Chocolate Bean Stalk Kid's trick, storytelling about Jack and the Bean Stalk, produce shower of candy/M&Ms at the end
1968 Newspaper Magic 74
Heinz "Durox" Rüegg 3 Tricks several brief descriptions
  • vanishing candy (Läkerol)
  • vanishing egg (with thumb tip)
  • sequence for professor's nightmare
1969 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 30 No. 5) 83
Patrick Page The Shower of Sweets sweets are produced from handkerchief
1974 Tricks with Handkerchiefs 18
Faucett Ross Candy Bowl Presentation Bowl filled with confetti becomes bowl filled with candy
1975 Magic With Faucett Ross 66
Scotty York Modernized Cap and Pence
Also published here Jan. 1980 Apocalypse (Vol. 3 No. 1) 289
John Fealey Po£o gag at store, bill is found inside Polo Mints / Lifesaver
1980 The Talon (Issue 6) 79
Scotty York The Modernized Cap and Pence with Lifesaver mints
Also published here 1980 Decennial Prelection 20
Kennedy Smith Smarty Cube hole in tray, cube in box put on top, colored spots fall through hole (smarties), cube is now black, black hole presentation
1982 Rubik Cubik Magik 7
John Fealey Polo 2 "Po£o", joke for paying in a shop, pound note is found in a roll of Polo mints, half is torn and changes into a coin
1982 Spell-Binder (Vol. 1 No. 9) 157
Len Belcher Professor Hoffmann's Zylinder transparent tube stands on table, silks put inside, covered with another tube, silks change to sweets
Also published here
  • The Magic Wand #253, ca. 1958
Jan. 1984 Intermagic (Vol. 10 No. 3&4) 138
Alan Shaxon Potted Chance different colored cups, bag with silks, children get candies in the remaining cup is money
Also published here 1986 Das Alan Shaxon Seminar 1986 22
Rocco Silano Coins and Kisses four coins vanish with wave of wand, then candy kisses appear in hand
1990 If it fits... Sleeve it! 26
Moshe Botwinick Tic-Tac Tell three different tic-tac containers with different flavors, spectator selects eats one candy and performer divines it
Dec. 1991 Magick (Issue 465) 2323
Martin Gardner Blow Up marshmallow grows to twice the size in vacuum and then instantly collapses again
1993 Rigmarole (Issue 1) 10
Ali Bongo Pick-A-Pencil / Pick-A-Lollipop bunch of pencils, all removed but one, prediction
Also published here 1994 Lecture Notes '94 3
Alan Shaxon Versiegeltes Glück different colored cups, bag with silks, children get candies in the remaining cup is money
Also published here 1994 Alan Shaxon Lecture 35
Steve Dusheck Pezazz lighter transforms into Pez dispenser
1994 Dusheck's Close-Up Magic 72
Michael Kaminskas Candy Caper m&m bag is torn open and sealed again
1996 Miracle Material 94
Rajneesh Madhok Melts in Your Mind prediction of one of five imaginary M&M's
1996 Syzygy (Vol. 2 No. 16) 161
Andrew Mayne Razor-Blades & Barbed-Wire Lifesavers candies are swallowed and pulled out again knotted on bubble gum, needle swallow type
1998 Mad Mojo 36
Steve Bedwell Ferrero Rocher Anyone? "balls from mouth"
1998 ca. Flexing and Twisting 8
David Regal Sweet Tooth Spectator selects candy from a stack of cards, prediction is a bag of that selected candy in an envelope
1999 Close-Up & Personal 218
Russ Peak Tip of the Tongue performer eats M&Ms with eyes closed and divines colors
1999 Syzygy (Vol. 4 No. 14) 329
Chad Long Mint Busters candy cane is transformed into ball, then flat mint
2000 Some Other Stuff... 2
Chris Wardle Smartie Pants cards with name of sweets, one chosen, sweet predicted in paper bag, multiple out counting force (à la Red Card)
2000 Ten Mysteries 3
Nathan Kranzo Breath Freshener Gag quick visual effect where pack of breath mints changes into breath freshener spray, gimmick
2001 The Ends 6
Nathan Kranzo Palm Burst wrapped candy penetrates hand, as finale only candy penetrates leaving wrapping behind
2002 Penumbra (Issue 3) 12
David Berglas Hot Foil tin foil becomes hot in spectator's hand, candy wrapper
Also published here 2002 The Mind & Magic of David Berglas 487
David Berglas Creating Mysteries Off the Stage on linking two Life Savers / Polo Mints, predicting which gush spring spouts next
2002 The Mind & Magic of David Berglas 549
Ben Harris Creative Tac Tics tic tacs poured into hand vanish, milk pitcher with tic tac
Apr. 2002 Genii (Vol. 65 No. 4) 24
Don Alan Comedy Egg Can - First Method: Original Don Alan Version egg cracked into can, card held on top, turned upside down over head of kid, card slid out, in the end candy appears in can
VariationsAlso published here
  • "Don Alan Comedy Egg Can" (Mak Magic)
2002 The Encyclopedia of Egg Magic 210
Dave Roper Eggs to Bunny eggs to candy rabbit in large paper cup
Also published here
  • "Eggo" (The Linking Ring, Vol. 31 No. 1, Mar. 1956, p. 74)
2002 The Encyclopedia of Egg Magic 226
Ali Bongo Pick-A-Pencil / Pick-A-Lollipop bunch of pencils, all removed but one, prediction
Also published here 2003 Lecture Notes — Morges 2003 3
Nathan Kranzo Ear Candy gummi bear placed in mouth is extracted from ear
2004 Penumbra (Issue 7) 10
Jay Sankey Bon Bon copper in one hand and silver coin in other hand, they both change into wrapped candy
2004 Sankey Unleashed 47
Jay Sankey Electric Candy part of cellophane wrapper torn off and restored
2004 Sankey Unleashed 49
Tyler Wilson Coke Inhabit coin travels into large cola gummy bear
Also published here 2005 Twisting To The Acers 22
Tyler Wilson Coke Inhabit coin travels into large cola gummy bear
Also published here 2005 Just be Glad my Name isn't Greg 45
Chuck Hickok Application Idea #1: My Favorite Approach to Equivoque
Related to 2005 Mentalism, Incorporated: Volume Two 35
Andrew Baroch The Mintalist chosen number appears on Listerine breath strip
July 2005 Genii (Vol. 68 No. 7) 30
Giorgio Tarchini The M & M Trick cards with different-colored M&Ms, one chosen, candies in a bag change all to match that color
Variations Nov. 2005 Antinomy (Vol. 1 No. 4) 32
Gene Taylor Fun with M & M's ideas with M&Ms, including making custom prints on them, also multiple out prediction of chosen color
Inspired by Nov. 2005 Antinomy (Vol. 1 No. Annual 2005) 36
Tyler Wilson Coke Inhabit coin travels into large cola gummy bear
Also published here 2006 Dominatricks 79
Steve Beam Candy From Strangers instruction game using candies, with seven objects
Inspired by 2006 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 6 69
Hector Chadwick Sweeties Predict which M&M sweet is left uneaten
Related to 2008 The Mental Mysteries of Hector Chadwick 135
Oliver Meech Every Flavour Jelly Beans Jelly beans have the flavour that was freely chosen by spectator
2009 The Plot Thickens 62
Oliver Meech Love/Hate Printed words on Love Hearts candy changes
2010 Plot Twists 72
Pete McCabe Eat Me M&M chosen, color predicted via remaining M&M in the bag
May 2012 Genii (Vol. 75 No. 5) 46
Jan Logemann WondeRing (WondeRing, p. 17)
borrowed finger ring into packet of sweets
2013 Stand-Up Fantasies 16
Hector Chadwick Six M&Ms Breakdown on Sweeties routine, magician predicts which M&M spectator chooses out of six colors, explains how this routine avoids the problems mentioned previously
Related to 2014 Vok Voak Vokay 13
Kieron Johnson Cigarettes and Candy cigarette becomes pack of candy, cigarettes in pack change to money
July 2016 Genii (Vol. 79 No. 7) 58
Harapan Ong Have a Break, Have a Kit Kat kit kat bar appears from deck of cards
2018 Principia 190
Kieron Johnson Lolly 2.0 cards with words on them, one chosen, it says lolly, in flash of fire a lolly appears, cards in case also change to lollies
Related to 2018 The Time Traveller 32
Kieron Johnson Taste the Rainbow spectator guesses color of skittles candy, rest are all another named color
2018 The Time Traveller 78
Martin Lewis Smartie Pants
  • Making Magic
M&M of one color chosen, it is predicted and rest of M&Ms change to red
Sep. 2018 Genii (Vol. 81 No. 9) 62
Jeff Prace Containmint
  • Left-Handed
container of Tic Tacs is shaken and they change color
Dec. 2018 Genii (Vol. 81 No. 12) 76
Jonathan Friedman Cinnamon-Bear Re-capitation gummibear restoration
May 2019 Genii (Vol. 82 No. 5) 68
Nathan Kranzo Tic Tac Teleportation three Tic Tacs travel from hand to mouth one by one
Dec. 2019 Genii (Vol. 82 No. 12) 81
Al James This Trick Is A Real Lifesaver life saver candy penetrates off string
2020 Magic for BLM 150
Nathan Kranzo A Free Kiss production from shoe of air freshener and Hershey's kisses
Inspired by 2020 Magic for BLM 152
Luis Zavaleta Elena's Candy Separation two types of candies are mixed in clear glasses and separated again, classic bead separation
Jan. 2021 Genii (Vol. 84 No. 1) 71
Nathan Kranzo Tic Tac Vanish Vanishing tic tacs, uses liquid soap
2021 Kranzilla Unleashed 72
Nathan Kranzo Tic Tac Penetration Using reel to make pile of Tic Tacs vanish
2021 Kranzilla Unleashed 83
Joshua Jay EquivoKat snacks and prices are shouted out and noted down by performer, one chosen, price is predicted and snack produced from empty envelope, miswriting
2022 Reaching Into Flames 72
Joshua Jay Marshmallow Magic flash paper at end of tooth pick changes into toasted marshmallow
Also published here
  • MAGIC, June 2002
2022 Talk About Tricks (Issue 1) 88
Ryan Swigert Pez-a-Matic empty Pez dispenser is magically filled with striking vanish
Also published here
  • MAGIC, Dec. 2002
2022 Talk About Tricks (Issue 1) 148
Gregory Wilson Kissing Up spectator's lip print "kissed" on flash paper, it is burnt and changes into candy kiss
Also published here
  • MAGIC, Apr. 2003
2022 Talk About Tricks (Issue 1) 183
Jeff McBride Mint Condition card minus a torn-off corner travels folded into listerine mint case
Also published here
  • MAGIC, July 2003
2022 Talk About Tricks (Issue 1) 203
Donny Orbit Lollipop Coin coin appears inside lollipop wrapping via striking vanish
Also published here
  • MAGIC, Dec. 2005
2022 Talk About Tricks (Issue 1) 453
Edward Upthegrove Pez Load borrowed bill to inside Pez dispenser
Also published here
  • MAGIC, Dec. 2005
2022 Talk About Tricks (Issue 1) 454