Three candies shop in Florence
Where to buy candies and delicious grains to celebrate the Epiphany with the little ones
La Befana takes all the festivities away but makes the little ones happy with sweets and lots of yummy gifts Those who are aiming for an original and absolutely 'Made in Florence' result, here are the candy shops and more made to fill your stockings!
Via degli Arcipressi, 33
ph. +39 055 7398814
The toyland of candy and chocolate. Here you can find everything you need when it comes to sweetness including Caffarel, Majani, Venchi and Perugina.
Piazza dell'Olio, 6
ph. +39 055 0250050
After 54 years, the Monsummano Terme-based brand, a company that started out as a roasting company and has been in the cocoa business since the early 1990s, has also arrived in the centre of Florence. The core business is obviously chocolate, with maitre chocolatier Andrea Slitti. There is a selection of fine cocoa from Peru, Venezuela and Madagascar, roasted over an unlit flame. Ideal for buying chocolates in different flavours or enjoying a good hot chocolate.
Via delle Cento Stelle, 5
ph. +39 055 606292
A real shop of 'goodies' like those of yesteryear. Do you want your chocolate biscuits to have a special wafer? Or would you like sugared almonds with a strong and intense flavour? Would you like to surprise with customised candies? Here you will really find everything you are looking for.
Via dei Calzaiuoli, 85R
ph. +39 055 214004
A kingdom of sweets, chocolates and goodies that will make young and old happy. An absolute must to fill your stockings.
Noberasco in Florence
Via Gioberti 146r
ph. +39 0554 936741
A few steps from the historical centre, in Via Gioberti, the 4th single-brand shop owned by the Ligurian family Noberasco. A unique sales concept that combines tradition, quality and nature: Noberasco 1908, the line of dried fruit and gourmandise that encompasses scents, colours and sensations lost to modernity. For those who want something tasty other than classic chocolates.