(Casper, Wyo.) - The holiday of love. Valentines Day hits the Oil City this Sunday, are you ready? What are you going to do? We scoured the Oil City and found the top 5 places to find the best chocolates and sweets around town. In no particular order, eat your heart out Casper: 1. *Cold Stone Creamery * Not only do they have various flavors and combinations of ice creams, but they offer chocolates and candy covered fruits! Cold Stone Manager, Joey Seegar explained, "Valentine's Day is the busiest day of the year for us. Our chocolate covered strawberries are the biggest hit. We also have a heart shaped red velvet fudge truffle cake and fudge covered truffles!" 2.*All Through the House and Deb's Fudge Kitchen
Hidden away at 152 University Court you will find fudge, and more at All
Through the House.
"We bake everything daily, including fresh fudge. We try to bring something
special to all of our customers," said owner Deb Humphreys.
Her partner and husband, Bart added,
"We do a lot of candy, but we also offer a gift shop hidden in the back.
Everyone comes in for the fudge and missed the gifts."
Bart continued to state that the shop has been in the Oil City for six
years after nine long years in Shoshoni.
They make over four hundred different types of chocolate and to celebrate
National Cherry Month, they have lots of cherry chocolate candies available
for Valentine's Day.
3. *Eileen's Colossal Cookies *
Up in the Atrium Plaza on the Eastside you can find the 16 inch cookie at
Eileen's Colossal Cookies.
We spoke with Manager, Nick Schilling who reported that all the cookies are
made from scratch, and the staff makes approximately 2,000 cookies a day.
They make twelve different frosted flavors.
4. *Frosted Tops *
Chocolates, cookies, and cakes, how about some cupcakes from the Cupcakery,
Owner, Kirstin Bott said with a smile on Friday,
"Today has been insane! We have been super busy."
They offer forty different flavors of cupcakes.
"You can treat your little sweet with something sweet," commented Bott.
Cookies, macaroons, cotton candy and more!
5. *Donells Candies *
A celebrated local favorite, this candy shop has been in the Oil City for
almost 60 years making candies and chocolates where, "You will taste the
We talked with owner, Mike Stepp who commented,
"We make everything right here in house. I don't think your going to find
anything better for your Valentine."
They offer 150 different items including truffles, fresh dipped
strawberries, and 100 different chocolates.
Happy Valentine's Day from your friends at Oil City!