Soft, decadent, creamy fudge… What’s not to love? Hahndorf is home to some of the most delicious pieces of sweetness in South Australia and we know just where to find it.

The Hahndorf Main Street is overflowing with German-style sweet stores, each with their own unique and tasty fudge flavours. From the classic caramel fudge to the unbelievable bubble-gum and fairy floss fudge—there’s a flavour of fudge for everyone.

And, the best bit you can walk off some of the deliciousness as you enjoy a stroll down Main Street.

Stop 1 – Humbugs of Hahndorf 

This should be your first stop on your Hahndorf fudge finding mission. First open in 1998, Humbugs of Hahndorf is the original sweets store in the village and specialises in all things fudgey and yummy with over 45 delicious flavours.

They offer free daily tastings, with staff handpicking their own favourite flavours to show to visitors. The most popular include the classic caramel fudge, chocolate macadamia fudge, and their Baileys fudge. The shop also caters for those who identify as a chocoholic, with a special range of South Australian chocolate covered fudge. Humbugs also pride themselves on having gluten-free fudge so all visitors can indulge in the delicious local treat.

Where: Shop 2, 78a Main Street, Hahndorf

When: Open 7 Days, 10am to 5pm

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Stop 2 – Hahndorf Sweets

Let your inner child run wild by visiting the traditional Hahndorf Sweets. Situated inside an 1853 German style cottage, the shop invites visitors to take ‘a trip down memory lane’ with its warm, vintage charm of an old fashioned sweets store.

The shop has a wide range of Hahndorf fudge, with its Cherry Ripe fudge and Irish cream fudge, both strong favourites among locals and international visitors. Free tastings are also on offer.

Where: 54a Main Street, Hahndorf

When: Open 7 Days, 9.30am to 5pm

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Stop 3– The Fudge Shop Hahndorf

If your sweet tooth is still kicking, The Fudge Shop Hahndorf is set to surprise your now well-developed fudge palate.

With classic favourites, caramel, chocolate and vanilla fudge, this shop has something for the slightly more daring… their popular chilli chocolate fudge. You have been warned, it packs a punch!

Or take home their Australiana flavours, Tim Tam, Vegemite sandwich, lamington, vanilla slice and even lavender – for a true blue experience. Or, sweet tooth’s rejoice over jam donut, toffee apple, and sherbet. With over 40 flavours to choose from your taste buds will be tingling with excitement.

Where: Shop 4, 56 Main Street, Hahndorf

When: Open 7 Days, 11am to 5pm

The Fudge Shop Hahndorf Website

Stop 4 – Treats of Hahndorf

Last but certainly not least on our fudge favourite list is Treats of Hahndorf. A family affair, they have 20 different styles of their handmade fudge, including their crowd favourite Gran’s Fudge. This creation was first made from owner Sharon’s great, great grandmother!

Not just a fudge shop though, the shop has everything from holiday souvenirs to lollies, nicknacks and knitted scarves.

Where: 29b Main Street, Hahndorf

When: Open 7 Days, 9.30am to 5pm


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