When shopping for Easter candy, you have to make sure you get a wide variety to fill those plastic Easter Eggs for the egg hunt and fill those baskets. Finding a wide assortment of candy in one location is ideal to make getting those great sweet treats a lot less complicated. Here is a list of the best spots  in Connecticut to satisfy the sweet tooth of everyone.
Sweet Emotions
9 Dog Ln., Suite 106B
Storrs, CT 06269
(860) 477-0945

Known for having the largest candy counter in Connecticut, Sweet Emotions Candy offers just about any type of candy that your taste buds are yearning for. With this store, the candy lover in your life can have a package of candy assortments delivered directly to them, wrapped in special wrapping paper or packaging for special occasions and they sell their candy by the pound. Any special type of candy that you would want to fill your plastic eggs for your Easter egg hunt, or fill a basket for the little ones, this store will have it for you.

Deborah Ann’s Sweet Shop
381 Main St.
Ridgefield, CT
(203) 438-0065

Deborah Ann’s Sweet Shop is perfect for the chocolate lover in you. If you’re looking to fill a special little one’s Easter basket with some chocolate delights this year then this candy shop is the place to go. Deborah Ann’s offers old fashioned candy canes; truffles, and freshly made fudge — all homemade. Contact the store to place your order today.

1022 Chapel St.
New Haven, CT 06510
(203) 498-0330

CandiTopia is fairly new to the New Haven area but in a year’s time, it has already created quite the buzz around town for its large variety of old school sweet choices. Offering candy favorites of the past like Chiclets, Sugar Daddies, Astro Pops, Razzles, and Jaw Breakers; CandiTopia is making it’s presence known in their community as a one of a kind store. This store also offers homemade gourmet lollipops known as Linda’s Lollies that have customers coming back to try one in a new flavor each time. Linda’s Lollies come in flavors like bubblegum, mango, maple pancake and blue raspberry.

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The Candy Bin
One Danbury Road
Wilton, CT
(203) 563-9747

The Candy Bin caters to every special occasion and/or holiday that incorporates good old fashioned candy. From chocolate truffles to chocolate candy bars, all the way back to old-school favorites like candy buttons, Razzles, fun dip and candy necklaces, this store offers all the candy you need for Easter. The Candy Bin also makes unique, homemade candy like cake pops and marshmallow pops. If you’re in the Wilton area, stop by this establishment for a good old-fashioned sweet treat.

The Candy Shoppe
467 South Main St.
Colchester, CT 06415
(860) 537-1522

This Colchester candy store offers over 500 different types of candies. They offer specialty chocolates for any special occasions or just to have for any day of the week to satisfy your own personal taste. The Candy Shoppe also offers an array of gummy-styled candies in all different shapes, flavors and coatings. Their Hot Gummy Peppers are a real treat for customers, and they even offer the special Harry Potter chocolate covered frogs for those who like their candy a little on the “gross and interesting” side. Nothing surprises this store, which is why they have a special category dedicated to “gross and interesting candy.” Check it out when you’re looking for your Easter candy this year.

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