Nostalgia PCM805RETRORED Retro Hard & Sugar-Free Candy Cotton Candy Maker

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    ITEM#: 13718400

    Bring the carnival right into your kitchen by creating fluffy, melt-in-your-mouth cotton candy. Use your favorite hard candies or flossing sugar to create a fluffy cotton candy cones the whole family will love. The clear rim acts as a protective guard and allows for easy viewing of the cotton candy. The unit includes 2-reusable cones, 1-sugar scoop, and 1-extractor head.


    • Works with hard candy, sugar-free hard candy or flossing sugar
    • Perfect for use with all Nostalgia Cotton Candy Kits! (Cotton Candy Flossing Sugar - CCFS300, Cotton Candy Party Kit - FCK800, Hard Candy Party Kit - HCK800)
    • Clear rim guard allows for easy viewing
    • Includes 2-reusable cones, 1-sugar scoop, and 1-extractor head
    • Unit disassembles for easy cleaning
    • Suction cup feet for stability

    Specs

    Features
    Material Metal
    Type Cotton Candy Machines
    Assembly Assembled
    Color Red
    Product Features Energy Star Compliant
    Dimensions See details
    Warranty 1 year Limited Manufacturer
    Model Number 082677523167
    Country of Origin China
    • Impressed
      Verified Purchase

      I don't write many reviews but I was so impressed by this little machine I thought I better. I was very leary about buying this but after my 5 year old daughter asked Santa 2 years in a row for a cotton candy maker, I couldn't not get one. I was pretty sure I was probably wasting my money. Well, I was very wrong! I also bought the kit that goes with it that has candy, pink sugar, and the paper sticks. We have only used it once, but like I said I was very impressed. I did read reviews and read one that said it was very important to let the machine heat up. I let it heat up for about 8 minutes, shut it off and added the sugar. It took about a minute or two for the sugar to start webbing but once it did it was really easy. I would probably let my o8 and 10 year old try to do it, but that will have to wait until they can do it outside. I didn't have any problems and it wasn't a big mess, but sure it could be with the kids. The cotton candy was very good tasted just like we bought it somewhere. After we made it with the sugar we decided we had to see how the sugar free candy worked. So we put 2 candies in and turned it on. Instantly it was webbing. Probably because it was already warm. My 10 year old said he liked the candies cotton candy better, but my duaghter still liked the original. We haven't tried with the regular candy yet. I am very happy with this Cotton Candy maker and would defintely reccomend it to a friend. I hope it lasts a long time.

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    • Become a Kid Again!
      Verified Purchase

      I just love this little cotton candy maker! I had success the very first cone and the only failure I had was once when I used a sugar made specifically to not melt on the top of cakes. My favorite candy to use is Werthers Original and also their coffee flavored caramel! Two candies makes a perfect "adult" serving. My second favorite candy to use is Starlight Peppermint Mints -- oh my, goodness, it's JUST like eating a fluffy candy cane! I even like the combo of 1 orginal Werthers and 1 Starlight Mint. My least favorite candies are the original fruit flavored lifesavers and it's not that they technically didn't work, but they came out very strong in fruit flavor and not that subtleness that the Werthers produces. I have placed a vanilla bean in regular sugar and this weekend I want to make Vanilla Cotton Candy. As other reviewers have stated, make sure the little disk that spins is flat when you begin -- you can check it by simply hand turning the disk while the machine is unplugged. Also, watch one of the You Tube videos... they will be most helpful. Clean-up is a breeze!

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    • Very cool
      Verified Purchase

      This is fun. You don't really believe it will work until you see the candy flowwing before your eyes. Some candy doesn't floss as well, but it still works. Jolly ranchers were a problem, but they still work. There just ends up being some slight crunch in the cotton candy. Werthers work like a dream!

      Read More
    • Love This Cotton Candy Machine!!
      Verified Purchase

      I bought this for my 7 year old son for Christmas. He loves it!. We make the best candy out of it. The kit, isnt very tasty. Lemonade flavored cotton candy doesn't appeal to us, but any hard candy will work and we love to experiment.!

      Read More
    • Kids Love This
      Verified Purchase

      Cotton candy from hard candy - how fun is that?! The kids love it. I like it - I'm the one who ends up running the machine after they reach their frustration limit. It's tricky to catch and roll the cotton candy and easy to hit the center, melting and annihilating some of the fluff you have already caught. Patient kids with determination will be okay. Plastic cones come with the machine but do not work unless coated with something sticky. I have the kids use computer paper rolled into a cone, lightly coated with honey. Then the cotton candy adheres while twirling it. It also doesn't make big fluffy mounds. The hard candy is yummy, but not as soft. I use either Life Savers or Jolly Ranchers - 2 candies opposing each other. It must preheat, or your candy making will fail. I've had this for a while, and it still works fine. Cleaning up the machine is easy. There will be, however, little particles of cotton candy everywhere.

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    • Nostalgia Electrics Red Sugar-Free Hard Candy Cott
      Verified Purchase

      My son's girlfriend loves cotton candy, so I thought the Nostalgia Electrics Cotton Candy Maker would be the perfect birthday gift. She loved it. The machine is very easy to use and is very easy to clean. I would highly recommend this product.

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    • Homemade wonder
      Verified Purchase

      Just the look on the kid's faces when the cotton candy started flossing out was worth the price of the machine. We made two batches of it using jolly ranchers since that is what we had on hand. It does not make as much as you see in the photo with one batch (two pieces) of candy. The trick is to follow the instructions and turn the machine on for 10 minutes, walk away - and then go back and turn it off (so it comes to a complete stop), drop in your two pieces of candy and start it back up - it spins out the cotton candy almost instantly. Once it's heated you can stop, add more candy and keep churning it out till you have as much as they show in the photo. It is also easy to slide it off the plastic gathering cones into zip sandwich bags so you don't have to balance it all on the cone in between runs. Fun times for young and old alike!!

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    • Kids LOVED it
      Verified Purchase

      We bought this as a Christmas gift for our 11 year old. She used it that night and loved it! We have since used it several times and it is always a huge hit. We just purchased the flossing sugar and she liked that as well. The candies worked perfectly also.

      Read More
    • SuperFun
      Verified Purchase

      works with hard candy, even better with flavored sugar granules. The local equipment rental supply has the granules and paper cones for much cheaper than online stores. Thinking of taking this out of the closet on Christmas Eve/Christmas and trying it with candy cane bits for a special treat!

      Read More
    • Wonderful!
      Verified Purchase

      I bought this for my sister in law who loves cotton candy. She uses it all the time! It's fun to use and easy to use!

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    • Very cool
      Verified Purchase

      This is fun. You don't really believe it will work until you see the candy flowwing before your eyes. Some candy doesn't floss as well, but it still works. Jolly ranchers were a problem, but they still work. There just ends up being some slight crunch in the cotton candy. Werthers work like a dream!

      Read More
    • Love This Cotton Candy Machine!!
      Verified Purchase

      I bought this for my 7 year old son for Christmas. He loves it!. We make the best candy out of it. The kit, isnt very tasty. Lemonade flavored cotton candy doesn't appeal to us, but any hard candy will work and we love to experiment.!

      Read More
    • Impressed
      Verified Purchase

      I don't write many reviews but I was so impressed by this little machine I thought I better. I was very leary about buying this but after my 5 year old daughter asked Santa 2 years in a row for a cotton candy maker, I couldn't not get one. I was pretty sure I was probably wasting my money. Well, I was very wrong! I also bought the kit that goes with it that has candy, pink sugar, and the paper sticks. We have only used it once, but like I said I was very impressed. I did read reviews and read one that said it was very important to let the machine heat up. I let it heat up for about 8 minutes, shut it off and added the sugar. It took about a minute or two for the sugar to start webbing but once it did it was really easy. I would probably let my o8 and 10 year old try to do it, but that will have to wait until they can do it outside. I didn't have any problems and it wasn't a big mess, but sure it could be with the kids. The cotton candy was very good tasted just like we bought it somewhere. After we made it with the sugar we decided we had to see how the sugar free candy worked. So we put 2 candies in and turned it on. Instantly it was webbing. Probably because it was already warm. My 10 year old said he liked the candies cotton candy better, but my duaghter still liked the original. We haven't tried with the regular candy yet. I am very happy with this Cotton Candy maker and would defintely reccomend it to a friend. I hope it lasts a long time.

      Read More
    • Become a Kid Again!
      Verified Purchase

      I just love this little cotton candy maker! I had success the very first cone and the only failure I had was once when I used a sugar made specifically to not melt on the top of cakes. My favorite candy to use is Werthers Original and also their coffee flavored caramel! Two candies makes a perfect "adult" serving. My second favorite candy to use is Starlight Peppermint Mints -- oh my, goodness, it's JUST like eating a fluffy candy cane! I even like the combo of 1 orginal Werthers and 1 Starlight Mint. My least favorite candies are the original fruit flavored lifesavers and it's not that they technically didn't work, but they came out very strong in fruit flavor and not that subtleness that the Werthers produces. I have placed a vanilla bean in regular sugar and this weekend I want to make Vanilla Cotton Candy. As other reviewers have stated, make sure the little disk that spins is flat when you begin -- you can check it by simply hand turning the disk while the machine is unplugged. Also, watch one of the You Tube videos... they will be most helpful. Clean-up is a breeze!

      Read More
    • Verified Purchase

      I purchased this for my husband for Father's Day. He had one very similar when he was young and had made several statements about wishing he had his cotton candy machine that he had when he was young. I found this on Overstock and purchased it for him. He and our 5 year old Granddaughter have many hours of fun making and eating the cotton candy made in this machine. They enjoy making cotton candy for everyone that comes to the house. It makes a fair amount of cotton candy for two or three people and they have a blast! Thank you for making this machine available to people!!

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      This user was entered into a sweepstakes after submitting their honest review.

    • Verified Purchase

      The first cotton candy cone came out perfectly. I tried several more times to get it right and it just wouldn't form a good cone. I gave it to a friend who has a day care and uses it once in awhile.

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    • Kids LOVED it
      Verified Purchase

      We bought this as a Christmas gift for our 11 year old. She used it that night and loved it! We have since used it several times and it is always a huge hit. We just purchased the flossing sugar and she liked that as well. The candies worked perfectly also.

      Read More
    • great fun with the family
      Verified Purchase

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      this came very fast. it is easy to use all u need is some sugarless candy, u plug it in and then after it warms up u put an unwrapped piece of candy in the middle it starts making the cotton candy. all u need to do know is to swirl it around your cone that is included then enjoy eating it.

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    • SuperFun
      Verified Purchase

      works with hard candy, even better with flavored sugar granules. The local equipment rental supply has the granules and paper cones for much cheaper than online stores. Thinking of taking this out of the closet on Christmas Eve/Christmas and trying it with candy cane bits for a special treat!

      Read More
    • Amazing
      Verified Purchase

      So much fun making candy yumm

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    • Kids Love This
      Verified Purchase

      Cotton candy from hard candy - how fun is that?! The kids love it. I like it - I'm the one who ends up running the machine after they reach their frustration limit. It's tricky to catch and roll the cotton candy and easy to hit the center, melting and annihilating some of the fluff you have already caught. Patient kids with determination will be okay. Plastic cones come with the machine but do not work unless coated with something sticky. I have the kids use computer paper rolled into a cone, lightly coated with honey. Then the cotton candy adheres while twirling it. It also doesn't make big fluffy mounds. The hard candy is yummy, but not as soft. I use either Life Savers or Jolly Ranchers - 2 candies opposing each other. It must preheat, or your candy making will fail. I've had this for a while, and it still works fine. Cleaning up the machine is easy. There will be, however, little particles of cotton candy everywhere.

      Read More
    • Takes forever to make any significant amount
      Verified Purchase

      Therefore my daughter grew bored with it quickly...and now it just sits collecting dust.

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    • Fun for home use!
      Verified Purchase

      I've operated many cotton baddy machines at our school carnivals and this home machine is very good! Just be fast and one you get a little floss wrapped around the cone.. Go around and around the basin while tailing the cone to create that beautiful full cotton candy look! Blue tastes most original we felt!bit gets hot so supervise! Enjoy!!

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    • Easy to set up and easy to use!
      Verified Purchase

      A Christmas gift to my 6 year old, this was easy to set up with the help of his 10 year old brother and older sister. It made cotton candy that tasted just like the County Fair! A bit noisy because the clear ring lid did not fasten down.

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    Questions & Answers

    • Q:

      "Why did you choose this product?"

      • A:

        Good reviews

    • Q:

      "Does the machine come with any candy and sugar floss ?"

      • A:

        Hello, otog. No, this doesn't come with candy or sugar. You may use your own candy or purchase the candy kit by searching our site for item # 13329318. Thank you for shopping with us. Have a great day!

    • Q:

      "how many cotton candy sticks can I make in a minute?"

      • A:

        Machine only takes 3-4 minutes to heat up and can make up to a couple per minute

      • A:

        This may be stupid but what is candy sticks?

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    • Q:

      "do I need a voltage coventer or an electricity conventer of any kind?"

      • A:

        If you are using this outside the United States, you will likely need a voltage or electricity converter.

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