FAQ

All of our most common questions answered.

If you have any questions that are not answered here please get in touch.

Burnt tip out with a few gentle bites on the birch.

This releases the botanicals, phenols, and oils trapped in the cellulose of the wood. 

It's by design. 

We use real natural ingredients so it can take time for the flavor to work its way out of the wood onto your taste buds.

With our spirit-based toothpicks - bare in mind that shortly after bottling our toothpicks the hair-lip inducing taste of alcohol has flashed away.

What is left behind are the mellow phenols and cask attributes of the booze.

All our recipes benefit from a gentle chew and time drawing out the heart of the ingredients set deep in the birch.

However, don’t expect explosions of flavour akin to artificially flavoured candies and toothpicks.

Daneson's are designed to be enjoyed with the seared or burnt tip out

There are two reasons why we sell online in USD.

One, we formerly had a daneson.CA site that sold in CAD but, even with redirects for Canadian IP addresses, most of our Canadian customers went out of their way to buy on the USD .com site.

Two, because a good deal of our materials are bought from American suppliers who charge us in USD, it helps us to sell in USD.

If you'd like to buy in CAD, we recommend finding Canadian retailer near you.

Our toothpicks are seared in our proprietary production process. 

It has the added benefit of distinguishing a Daneson from the average toothpick.

When you use a Daneson, we recommend having the seared tip facing outwards.

All our products are pre-packaged and shipped to our respective distribution centres, we do not currently have the ability to mix-and-match packs or cases.

That said, our combination 2-Packs and Every Blend 4-Pack were designed to offer variety.

Yes, we ship worldwide via USPS International service. Please refer to our shipping page for more information.

Yes, please refer to our Retailers page here to find a retailer near you.

Yes, please send us an email at contact [at] daneson [dot] com to receive your Military discount code.

Unfortunately, at the moment we're unable to offer sample packs given the small-batch nature of the business.

If any of the blends interest you in specific, we'd be more than happy to explain them in further detail in order to help you pick out the right one.

As we use natural ingredients in the flavouring process, you'll find more subtlety in taste but they will always be true to how we've described them in the product descriptions.