Mouthpiece

Eat, Drink And Be indie: Tasty Recipes, Inspiring Maker Stories & Exclusives Served Daily

Zlicious Confections

Matthew Walton founded Zlicious Confections (formerly Z Confections) in 2012 in Los Angeles, California, naming the business after his grandmother Zelda. Her salted caramel sauce was the inspiration at the heart of Matthew’s delightfully salty-sweet, air-popped caramel corns. Armed with that signature caramel recipe and a little air popper, Matthew left his 9-5 job in human resources to pursue zlicious creativity full-time!

maker website: zliciousconfections.com

Article index

  • AHeirloom

    You can imagine a nervous groom working on his vows up to the minute before he says, “I do,” but...

    Read more
  • Bench

    What’s old is new again. But you know that. Jason Enos and Chris Fitzgerald founded Brack Mountain Wine Company in Sonoma’s...

    Read more
  • Other Brother

    While Ben Herrmann and Evan Loewy share no DNA, they both have olive oil in their blood. The friends grew...

    Read more
  • Cooking for Isaiah

    You’d trust that a mom with a teenage son who was diagnosed gluten- and dairy-intolerant more than a decade ago...

    Read more
  • Next