Wichita Chocolate History
Cero’s Candies—Making Sweet History Since 1885

Cero’s Candies is Wichita’s original chocolate shop—in fact, Cero’s is one of Wichita’s longest running businesses. This Wichita chocolate success story began in 1883 “Candy Pete” Cero came to Wichita originally to work on the railroad, but found fame when he began selling pies, chocolates, and other sweet treats.

PETE AND ED CERO 1923

More than 130 years later, Cero’s Candies is still creating high quality, delicious handmade chocolates and candies with the same spirit of innovation and magic that first sparked Candy Pete’s success. Traditional and artisan truffles, turtles, caramels, creams, custom molded chocolates, a Wichita chocolate line of treats—and more—are waiting to delight your senses at Cero’s.

Come to Cero’s Candies and experience the nostalgia of years past intertwined with inventive new recipes and concepts!

Wichita Chocolate History
Cero’s Candies—Making Sweet History Since 1885

Cero’s Candies is Wichita’s original chocolate shop—in fact, Cero’s is one of Wichita’s longest running businesses. This Wichita chocolate success story began in 1883 “Candy Pete” Cero came to Wichita originally to work on the railroad, but found fame when he began selling pies, chocolates, and other sweet treats.

PETE AND ED CERO 1923

More than 130 years later, Cero’s Candies is still creating high quality, delicious handmade chocolates and candies with the same spirit of innovation and magic that first sparked Candy Pete’s success. Traditional and artisan truffles, turtles, caramels, creams, custom molded chocolates, a Wichita chocolate line of treats—and more—are waiting to delight your senses at Cero’s.

Come to Cero’s Candies and experience the nostalgia of years past intertwined with inventive new recipes and concepts!