Support your local chocolatier! But be prepared -- this is not some bargain-bin, candy-aisle chocolate you'll be purchasing, but Milwaukee-made (often on-site), gourmet, ridiculously good, dangerous stuff.
- Northern Chocolate Company
Where: 2036 N. Martin Luther King Dr.
When: 11:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Saturday
- Burke Candy
Where: 3840 N. Fratney St.
When: 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday
Contact: 888.287.5350 or 414.964.7327
- Quality Candy & Buddy Squirrel
Where: Three locations throughout the Milwaukee metro area
When: times vary per location
Contact: 800.972.2658 or 414.483.4500
- Niemann's Candies
Where: 7475 Harwood Ave., Wauwatosa
When: Call for hours
Contact: 888.261.2263 or email@example.com
- Kehr's Candies
Where: 3533 W. Lisbon Ave. and 400 N. Water St., at the Milwaukee Public Market
When: times vary by locations
Contact: 414.344.4305 (Lisbon St.) 414.223.4305 (Public Market)
- Omanhene Cocoa Bean Co.
Where: 5441 S. 9th St. (not a retail outlet - chocolates can be purchased online or select retailers throughout the Milwaukee area.)