Hey there fellow Hot Tamales enthusiasts!
As someone who loves Hot Tamales, I know how important it is to know just how many of those spicy little candies you’re getting in each box.
So, I decided to open up a few boxes and count them myself!
So, how many Hot Tamales are in a box? There are approximately 70 pieces of candy in a standard, 5 oz box of Hot Tamales.
So let’s explore each one.
How Many Hot Tamales In A 5 Oz Theatre Box?
After eagerly tearing open the 5oz box, I was happy to find that there were approximately 70 Hot Tamales inside.
And, with each piece measuring in at just under an inch long, you’re getting a whole lot of heat in every box.
How Many Hot Tamales In A 0.78 oz Mini Box?
Now, I know what you’re thinking – what about those smaller, more convenient mini boxes of Hot Tamales? Well, don’t worry, I’ve got you covered there too.
I opened up a 0.78 oz mini box and counted those little guys out.
To my delight, I found that there were about 12 Hot Tamales inside the mini box.
That may not sound like a lot, but considering the size of the box, it’s actually a pretty decent amount.
Plus, these mini boxes are perfect for sharing with friends or for a quick, on-the-go snack.
How Many Hot Tamales In A 1.8lb Bag?
If you’re like me, you may prefer to buy your Hot Tamales in bulk to make sure you never run out.
So, I grabbed a 1.8lb bag of Hot Tamales to see just how many were inside.
After carefully counting each and every piece, I can confirm that there are approximately 420 Hot Tamales in a 1.8lb bag.
That’s a lot of candy to enjoy and share with friends and family!
And I lot of counting, might I add.
One thing to keep in mind is that, since Hot Tamales can stick together in the bag.
So, it may seem like there’s a lot less to begin with, unless you give the bag a good shake.
How big is a Hot Tamales box?
Hot Tamales are available in two different box sizes: 0.78 oz (mini box) and a larger 5 oz theatre box.
How many ounces is a box of Hot Tamales?
A Hot Tamales box can either be 0.78 oz or 5 oz depending on the size purchased.
Hello, I’m Matthew, a candy expert and enthusiast with over a decade of experience in the candy industry. My passion for candy started at a very young age. Since then, I have worked in numerous, large candy stores, and have been fortunate enough to try out hundreds of brands of candies, different types and flavors. In addition to my work, I enjoy sharing my extensive knowledge with others, and decided to create Sugar Stand in order to do so. My mission is to make the world a sweeter place, one candy at a time.