Today is National Milk Chocolate Day! Philadelphia has a rich history in candy making, and there is no sweeter way to celebrate than enjoying the best local chocolate the city has to offer!
Here are few of the of the best local candy shops with homemade chocolates:
Located on Market Street in Old City, a visit to Shane Confectionery is like taking a step back in time. The old-fashioned candy shop is oldest continuously operated candy shop in America. It offers some of the most historic chocolates you will ever try!
Lore’s Chocolates is a gourmet chocolate store located in historic Philadelphia. They also offer chocolate gifts, custom chocolate molds, holiday gifts and chocolate parties.
John & Kira’s unique chocolate creations are made with ingredients sourced from urban gardens and small family farms. Many of the chocolates are clever and whimsical creations such as Chocolate Ladybugs and Bees.