Cerretta Candy Company
N 33° 32.301 W 112° 10.477
12S E 390940 N 3711588
Quick Description: A family run business for over 30 years, this candy company is in the heart of the historic district of Glendale.
Location: Arizona, United States
Date Posted: 10/23/2005 5:48:37 PM
Waymark Code: WM305
Although this company has only been open for just over 30 years, the candy making traditions have been in the family for 70 years.
The guided tour is given by the original founder's daughter in law. 30-minute guided tours are offered Monday through Thursday at 10am and 1pm. For groups of 30 or more, please arrange for a private tour.
Self-guided video tours are available during normal factory hours, Monday through Saturday, 8am to 6pm. Television monitors through out the facility provide plenty of information while you watch the candy making process.
To claim credit for this waymark, please either post a gps photo or email me and tell me what candy you sampled or wanted to sample at the shop.
Personally, I found the chocolate too sweet. The caramels were good though.
Free Sample Offered: yes
Gift Shop Available: yes
Restaurant/Cafe Available: no
Length of Tour: 30-60 Minutes
Type of product manufactured: Candy
Company Name: Cerretta Candy Company
Tour Hours: From: 10:00 AM To: 1:00 PM
Admission Price: 0.00 (listed in local currency)
Tour's Web Site: [Web Link]
Corner of 54th and Glendale avenues
Glendale, AZ USA