Return to yesteryear as you savor sweets from a simpler time. You can pick and choose to purchase candy by the piece from 15 varieties of mix and match candy, along with root beer barrels, caramels, chocolates and horehound candy. The Peppermint Stick has partnered with local premium Nelson Ice Cream for hand-dipped ice cream, sundaes, and ice cream sandwiches, or pints to take home. If you try something you especially enjoy, the Peppermint Stick will ship anywhere in the US.
If you’re looking for a bakery that makes everything from scratch – using fruit from their own orchards – or a place to select your own fruit right from the tree – visit Frecon Farms, an institution in the Boyertown area for the last 75 years. Every summer since 1944, Frecon has grown cherries, peaches, plums, blueberries, nectarines, raspberries, apples and pears, plus a huge variety of fresh vegetables that come in season all summer long. Plus, they began crafting their own cider from heirloom fruit. Frecon also offers wines from Blair Vineyards and Maple Springs Vineyards, meads from Stonekeep Meadery and locally sourced milk, meats and cheese from farm partners throughout the area.
Address: 12 South Reading Avenue, Boyertown PA, 19512
Phone: (610) 367-5053
Weidner’s Deli will make your taste buds hanker for all the great traditional Pennsylvania Dutch foods at the shop, including sweet bag bologna, hickory smoked homestyle, jalapeno and cheese, and pepper jack beef snack sticks, garlic jerky, ring bologna, longhorn cheese, pickles, hippy hot dogs, Clearfield American cheese, Buffalo Wing cheese, Stoltzfus smoked ham, country scrapple, double smoked bacon, sauerkraut, Kielbasa sticks, Dietz Nuts meat sticks, pickled kielbasa, BBQ, muenster cheese, Cooper sharp cheese, Pepperoni sticks – you get the picture. Any of these treats can be vacuum packed and shipped to friends and family and are great for snacks while you’re in town.
Dice's Creative Cakes
Address: 30 North Reading Ave, Boyertown
Dice’s Creative Cakes is a family owned and operated bakery. Mary Dice; proprietor, established the bakery in 1991. The bakery offers freshly made cakes and baked goods. They specialize in custom wedding cakes, offering an extensive range of decorating styles. We also provide a full line of all-occasion cakes with custom decorating for Birthdays, Showers, Anniversary, Christenings, Retirement, or any other special event. You can also look out for holiday pies, cookies, faschnauts and other treats!
Address: 215 Township Line Road, Bechtelsville
In 2019, Ridgewood Winery grew to it’s second location at Ridgewood Winery on Daffodil Hill Farm (near Boyertown). The farmhouse was built in 1822 with a barn, carriage house along with 26 acres of property. Ridgewood hosts a variety of fun events where you can listen to music, sample tasty local wines, and enjoy the beautiful grounds! Ridgewood's first location is also a historic building in Birdsboro. Try all of their sweets, dry whites and dry reds!