When at home why not try this tasty and easy-to-make recipe for “Chocolate Bark“.

Experience the sweet side of Chicago

*informative*     *great value*     *intriguing*     *fun*

A variety of entertaining walking tours provide an interesting exploration of Chicago’s confectionery industry: home to M&Ms, Lemon Heads, Fannie May, Tootsie Rolls… the list goes on and on!

Sure to delight whether you’re a visitor, tourist, or resident! Tours are conducted by Jenny Lewis: a native Chicagoan, chef, trained guide, author, and educator.

“The Original Chicago Candy Crawl” is available in the late morning time slot on Saturdays and Sundays. At 2:00 pm the “Chocolate Tasting Tour” runs weekends year-round.

The Friday evening “Boozy Candy Crawl” starts up again on January 3rd, 2020. Dates to be advised for the Special Occasion tours of “Holiday Candy” and “Valentine Traditions” coming late 2020 and early 2021.

Each tour takes about 1½ hours to complete.


Articles, Interviews, and Reviews

excerpt from Crain’s Chicago Business:
“If you didn’t get your fill on Halloween, sign up for the CHICAGO CANDY TOUR. You’ll get a history of the city’s sweets, from Frango to Tootsie Roll, taste-testing and more.”

pack of Juicy Fruit gum
Made in Chicago by Wrigleys since 1893