Visit This 90-Year-Old Candy Shop In Iowa To Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

If you’re from Iowa, chances are you have quite the sweet tooth! After all, we’re home to the Ice Cream Capital of the World and the oldest Candy and Ice Cream parlor in the country. If chocolate is more your kind of treat, you’ve got to make plans to visit the cutest little Iowa candy shop that’s been locally famous for nearly a century.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

A trip to Drew’s Chocolates has become an Iowa tradition for many, and you’ll be happy to hear there chocolates are just as delicious now as they were when you were a kid.

Address: 426 State Street, Dexter, IA, 50070

Hours: Monday through Thursday 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Friday 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Sunday 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

For more sweets in the Hawkeye State, read These 11 Candy Shops In Iowa Will Make Your Sweet Tooth Explode.