Prepare yourself, candy crusaders! It's time to fasten your seatbelts, as we're about to embark on a sugar-coated rollercoaster ride. We're cruising through the cocoa-coated streets of Denver, stopping by the top 10 candy stores that will make your sweet tooth break into a moonwalk. Grab your toothbrush, your dentist's number, and maybe a bit of insulin. Let's roll!
1. Temper Chocolates
2669 Larimer St The Central Market Denver, CO 80205
From bonbons that seem like they're from another universe to handmade sweets that would make your grandma jealous, Temper Chocolates is your Willy Wonka-esque dream come true. Spoiler alert: your diet may end up in danger here!
300 Josephine St Ste 130 Denver, CO 80206
Welcome to Cioccolatier - where chocolate becomes an art and you, the humble admirer. Indulge in the experience of tasting real chocolate from awarded farms carefully chosen by Cioccolatier. Warning: you may not want to leave!
3. Rocket Fizz
1512 Larimer St Ste R-25 Denver, CO 80202
Step into the time machine that is Rocket Fizz, full of candies and old-timey sodas that would make the 1950s proud. And holy soda - their selection will blow your taste buds to Mars!
500 16th St Ste 184-A Denver, CO 80202
Whoever said money can't buy happiness has never been to IT'SUGAR. From candies that will send you on a sugar rush to Harry Potter treats and fun drinks, it's a sweet paradise on Earth!
5. Grandma's Sweet Tooth
9656 Washington St Denver, CO 80229
Prepare to be amazed at Grandma's Sweet Tooth, the ultimate boutique of nostalgia, iconic candies, and the tastiest ice cream in Denver - Little Man Ice Cream. Just remember, candies are natural antidepressants, so let's stimulate that mood!
6. Rocket Fizz - Aurora
10650 E Garden Dr Ste 102 Aurora, CO 80012
Yes, you're seeing right. Rocket Fizz strikes again, this time in Aurora. Not only is their selection top-tier, but their customer service is so impeccable you might start thinking they're Willy Wonka's long-lost relatives!
7. Golden Goods
1201 Washington Ave Golden, CO 80401
Got a hankering for toys and candies? Golden Goods is your ticket to a golden childhood memory lane, full of candies, souvenirs, and sundries. Who knew adults could still have a childhood?
8. Sugar Spoon Candies
313 3rd St Castle Rock, CO 80104
Welcome to Sugar Spoon Candies, where everything is so homemade you'd think you've teleported to grandma's kitchen. Enjoy homemade fudge, brittles, ice cream, and a variety of global candies. Don't forget the free samples!
9. Hammond’s Candies
5735 Washington St Denver, CO 80216
Established in 1920, Hammond’s Candies is the grandparent of Denver's candy scene. With handmade hard candies and chocolates that are a testament to the art of sweetness, Hammond’s is an experience you wouldn't want to miss!
10. Laura's Fine Candies
129 E Elkhorn Ave Estes Park, CO 80517
Candy apples anyone? Laura's Fine Candies is the place to be after a long day of hiking. Satisfy your sweet tooth with their vast array of treats and let your taste buds hike on a sugar mountain!