Searching for a place to satisfy your sweet tooth? Fortunately, Alabama knows how to do sweets right. Candy shops across the state are serving up everything from gummy classics, to homemade fudge, to pecan treats. Here are the 10 best candy shops in Alabama.
Three Georges is a wistful candy shop just off Dauphin street that will take you back to the good old days. Open since 1917, the shop has been making delicious confectionaries true to southern style.
For dreamy fudge selections and tasty pralines, head to Punta Clara Kitchen in Point Clear. The family operated shop has been crafting sweet treats since 1952, and have only continued to perfect their craft.
Sugar is every sugar-nut’s dream. Not only does the shop carry endless assortments of candies, sweets, and chocolates, they offer over 70 flavors of shaved ice during the summer. Stop by and treat your sweet tooth to any of Sugar’s many surprises.
Chocolate Corner is your destination for the most decadent chocolatey treats. From classic truffles to Rocky Road Clusters, there is something for every chocolate connoisseur.
At Weezie’s, they don’t mess around with their candy selection. Hand selected assortments from gums like Big League Chew to numerous gummies to classic favorites like old fashioned candy sticks in a plethora of flavors, Weezie’s has it all. The shop is available as a birthday party venue, and is a great stop for elegant wedding candy favors.
Handmade daily, the sweet selections at Birmingham Candy Company will keep you coming back for more. Of their many delicious candies, their mint chocolate caramel pecan paws and cookies & crème chocolate caramel apples are standouts.
True to southern tradition, Dees Pecan Company has been crafting delightful pecans and other treats since 1925. The family-owned company produces a number of candies, including the Alabama Pecan Turtle that is the perfect treat to bring to any tailgate.
If you love fudge, then you will delight in the assortments offered by the Whistle Stop Sweet Shop. From Rocky Road to Tiger Butter, Whistle Stop will have a flavor for everyone. Aside from their candies and fudge, they also offer gelato to keep you cool on hotter days.
For freshly-made confectionaries in Alabama, check out The Chocolate Crocodile in Huntsville. For an extra special treat, try their epic Crocodiles Nest, a pile of sugary, gooey goodness that is sure to be your new favorite.
Incredible Candies is your one stop shop for all your favorite classic candies. Jelly Bellies, taffies, and so much more call Incredible Candies home. The shop also lays claim to retro & nostalgic sodas that take you back to the days of soda shops.