Activities, Dining

Sweet Treats

Suffer from a sweet tooth? You’ll feel right at home in Wisconsin Dells! The Dells is home to tons of sweet treats that are calling your name. Take a walk down Broadway, you’ll see what we mean. From homemade fudge to lollipops and jelly beans, Wisconsin Dells is home to some of the finest sweets around!

Here’s just a small portion of the delicious goodies you’ll find waiting for you in the Dells!

Original Wisconsin Dells Fudge

Established in 1962, the Original Wisconsin Dells Fudge store has been offering homemade fudge using their original, old-fashioned recipe! The fudge is made daily in small batches with the finest ingredients including Wisconsin whip cream, butter, real flavoring, extracts, pure cane sugars and the finest chocolates and nuts around. Try out one of their dipped chocolates or nut brittles and you won’t be disappointed! Their open-air shop allows you to take in the sweet aromas and get close to the fudge-making action. The fudge is carefully cooked in large copper pots, hard paddled, cut and packaged with perfection!

Goody Goody Gum Drop

Walking into a Goody Goody Gum Drop will leave you speechless! For 39 years, the store has provided a delicious variety of sweets and confections capable of satisfying anyone’s taste buds. With over 1,000 different candy types including chocolates, salt water taffy, lollipops, fudge, jelly beans, bubble gum, caramel apples and much more; Goody Goody Gum Drop offers something for everyone! To put a cherry on the cake, this candy store has 3 Wisconsin Dells locations. One downtown on Broadway, another at Timbavati Wildlife Park and a third at the Wilderness Resort.

Cheese Cake Heaven

Say “cheese”! You’ll be all smiles when you stop in Cheese Cake Heaven located on Broadway in downtown Wisconsin Dells. Open daily from 9am-10pm, you’ll have access to a full-fledged cafe, and be sure to save some room for dessert! Cheese Cake Heaven offers over 90 flavors of cheese cake! Each month brings new flavors to the table. You still have time this July to try their banana split, blueberry creme, cherry rhubarb, macadamia nut fudge, orange creme, peaches n’ creme, strawberry key lime and turtle cheesecakes!

Wisconsin Dairyland Fudge

Wisconsin Dairyland Fudge has been treating their visitors to mouth-watering treats since 1962 and opens their doors every year for over 35,000 visitors. Their fudge is made with delicious Wisconsin sweet cream butter, heavy cream, pure vanilla and pure chocolate. The caramel apples are one of our favorites!  They are dipped in a special preservative-free caramel recipe and topped with roasted nuts, chocolate and other tasty toppings!

Swiss Maid Fudge

Swiss Maid Fudge is a 2nd generation candy store that opened to visitors in l962. Their recipes have expanded over the years to not only include fudge, but also hand-dipped chocolates, salt water taffy, caramel apples, caramel corn, brittles and crunches, and homemade caramel. Their fudge and homemade candies boast no artificial preservatives in hopes of giving you the freshest sweet treats yet! You can watch their candy crafters at work in their spacious, open-view kitchen!

Let your sweet tooth do the talking!

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By Ad-Lit intern, Jessica Myklebust.