Callie’s Candy Kitchen is the perfect escape for anyone with a sweet tooth! This candy kitchen’s rich history, charming museum, and remarkable sweet treats are sure to keep you wanting more. When you visit Callie’s Candy Kitchen, you’ll have the opportunity to see where the candy magic happens, and you’ll satisfy all of your candy cravings. To unlock all of the Poconos’ candy secrets, request access to our Vacation Guide and plan the rest of your trip!
Top 3 Reasons You Need to Visit Callie’s Candy Kitchen
Learn about the History of the Callie Family Business
Harry and Carol Callie opened their first candy shop as newlyweds in 1952. After 20 years of success, the candy connoisseurs moved their candy factory closer to Mt. Pocono. Since then, Callie’s Kitchen has been known for its remarkable candy and unique candy-making demonstrations.The Candy Hall of Fame even recognized Harry Callie’s extraordinary work and contributions to the candy industry in 2011! Now, the thriving family legacy is carried on by Harry and Carol’s daughter, Gretchen Callie Reisenwitz.
Experience Callie’s Candy Museum
In the spring of 2015, to commemorate the late Harry Callie and his wife, Carol, Gretchen chose to open the Callie Candy Museum. The candy museum exhibits notable artifacts from Callie’s early candy-making days at the original candy factory. In addition to the antique items on display, the museum showcases instructional candy-making videos and contains photographs of many memorable moments in the candy kitchen. Perhaps the best thing about the candy museum is that it’s located right inside Callie’s Candy Kitchen, making it easy to find and even easier to enjoy.
Local tip: The Callie’s decor is impressive both inside and out! Be sure to snap a few pictures of the creative designs.
Delight your Sweet Tooth with Callie’s Legendary Candy
Candy like you’ve never tasted before! This quaint candy store has become a Pocono treasure. Callie’s Kitchen specializes in creating a variety of unique, sweet treats and prides itself on making something for everyone. Some local favorites include the Pocono crunch, Pocono bark, and, of course, Callie’s iconic candy canes. For even more delight, the shop has added an assortment of tasty pretzels to the Callie legacy and encourages customers to get free samples of anything that catches their eye.
While you visit the Callie Kitchen, be sure to try these popular treats and maybe get some to take home!
- Chocolate-covered popcorn
- Cookie dough fudge
- Assorted rock candy flavors
- Sugar-free malted milk balls
- Dark chocolate almond turtles
- Chocolate-covered cream cheese
Find a Tranquil Retreat at The French Manor Inn & Spa
Once you’ve curbed all your candy cravings at the Poconos’ favorite candy kitchen, head to The French Manor for a good night’s rest. Just 20 minutes from Callie’s Candy Kitchen, you can continue your sweet dreams in our elegant Chambord Suite. Here, you’ll feel like you’re sleeping in a candy palace with a perfect view of the Pocono Mountains. For more sweet treats and a gourmet breakfast, add the Castle Romance package to your stay.
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