Why Winans and Autumn…Just Go Together!

By: Cheyenne Walters and Laurie Winans Reiser Even though the thought of Thanksgiving and Christmas are on our minds, fall is one of our favorite times of year here at Winans. It has cooled off enough that we can start shipping our product all over the country and world again. This cooler weather makes a freshly roasted and brewed cup of Winans coffee even tastier in the mornings. During the cool months of October and November you can expect to see us celebrating several events and holidays. Caramel apples are a much anticipated, traditional product at Winans for the month of October. Ever since Laurie’s dad, Max, sold caramel apples at the Piqua Central football games over 40 years ago, the town and county have had quite a fondness for this fall treat. Special apples in addition to caramel, are those with nuts, chocolate dipped and a new OHIO favorite, the “Buckeye Apple”. The Buckeye Apple is combines rich peanut butter fudge and chocolate!! Pumpkin fudge is another fall favorite that was carry through the month of November. These popular products add a lot more work for the factory workers, last week alone they dipped 1,100 apples!! Another October tradition for Winans is to support breast cancer awareness, we carry some ‘pink’ product in the store and a percentage of those profits go towards the Susan G. Komen foundation for research on breast cancer prevention and treatment. October is also the month for Halloween! We’ve got plenty of treats decorated for Halloween lovers; even gift wrap and bows to dress up gift boxes to fit the Halloween theme. Nutter-Butter...