Things to do in London | London’s only handmade candy experience


The hard rock candy experts at Spun Candy have opened up their kitchen in the heart of the UK’s capital to give the nation a taste of the magic behind handmade candy making.

Located in London’s bustling Spitalfields, visitors can create their own sweet delights in a world of pure imagination. The highly-trained Master Candy Makers will teach visitors the art of traditional British candy making through their lollipop masterclasses and fudge, honeycomb and brittle workshops. As well as feeling like a ‘kid in a candy store’, visitors will make mouth-watering creations of their own and get to keep all the delicious fruits of their labour.

The sheer artisanal skill of the Master Candy Makers, coupled with the immersive experience of handmaking candy, is what makes Spun Candy truly unique. What’s more, when the master makers aren’t teaching guests how to make candy, they are creating unique sweet treats to order.  From a life-sized candy face of a friend to a personalised stick of rock, Spun has all things confectionery covered.

A visit to the purpose-built Candy Kitchen for a masterclass is the perfect day out in London. Whether it’s a family affair, a group of friends embracing some well-earned quality time or a business looking for a fun experience outside the office, there is something for everyone.

Spun Candy hosts a variety of parties and events, with candy making at the heart of it all, and can cater for of up to 100 people, with food and drinks packages and other add-ons available to suit all needs. For those that can’t come to Spun, its Pop-Up Kitchen is a truly immersive experience, designed to bring the joy of candymaking to any private party or corporate event.

For those looking to purchase a memorable gift, the Spun Candy store, located at the Spitalfields kitchen as well as online, has everything from rainbow-coloured lollipops, scrumptious fudge, heavenly honeycomb and even the legendary Spun signature candy faces; all of which can be customised with personal touches. All Spun’s hard rock candy is vegan and made using natural fruit flavours.