Easter will be here before you know it, and that means the great tradition of filling and hiding those Easter baskets. Luckily, you won’t have to search far and wide to find iconic Pittsburgh candy shops offering an abundance of sweets. Hop on over to these places:
With 11 shops throughout Pennsylvania and Ohio, Grandpa Joe’s Candy Shop is a Willy Wonka candy land of classic, retro, unusual, and truly unique finds. Grab some peeps and peep at the thousands of options that will either bring back sweet childhood memories or create new joys. Plus, they have international candies you won’t find anywhere else.
Sarris Candies is a one-stop shop for traditional and mouthwatering Easter chocolates. Milk chocolate sitting rabbits, specialty chocolate eggs, dipped cookies and even Hot Cocoa Bunny Bombs, Sarris Candies has a towering selection of candy that will fill up the Easter basket fast.
Pollak’s Candies has a plethora of egg-celent chocolate assortment of filled chocolate eggs, whether it be fruits, nuts, caramel, peanut butter, coconut and more. Unique and tasteful finds include the Bunny Butt Oreo Pop, cone creations and an entire Easter basket made of chocolate. Did we mention you can build your own custom Easter basket, too? Be sure to check out the online store for their Easter collection.
Truffles, sea salt caramel pretzels and even customized chocolate bars, Betsy Ann Chocolates has a sweet Easter feast for the springtime season. Shop over 30 options of Easter chocolate eggs and a frenzy of chocolate bunnies ready to hop in that basket. Plus, they have Easter basket fillers including small size milk chocolate foil eggs, chicks, jelly beans, malted milk eggs and more.This content was provided by a local, independent contributor to Made in PGH, a lifestyle blog.