Reason to eat an apple a day:

Amyís Candy Kitchen

Step into Amyís Candy Kitchen, W62 N579 Washington Ave., Cedarburg, and you will come to understand how Adam and Eve were tempted by an apple. Never have apples looked and tasted so ridiculously good. 

Dipped in caramel, coated with Belgian chocolate, M&Ms, Oreos, nuts - the maddeningly mouthwatering list goes on. It would be a sin not to eat one.

The Granny Smith apples average 1 1/2 pounds, their tartness perfectly complementing their sweet, sweet coating. The key to Amyís apples, says owner John Lillegren, is their caramel. ďOur caramel is all homemade, which is very rare these days. Itís an old recipe, heavily guarded. There are no additives. Itís soft, and doesnít stick to your teeth.Ē

Main Menu

-Get out of the doghouse gift
-Place to get a cavity
-Place to satisfy your caffeine craving
-Place to pamper your pooch
-Reason to wake up at 5 a.m.
-Green Bay Packer besides Brett Favre
-Place to pick up speed
-Brave a wall of cigarette smoke
-Way to shun the low-carb lifestyle
-Dressed Milwaukeean
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-Reason to ignore the raunchy smell
-Way to beat the fall chill
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-Reason to overcome your fear of heights
-Best dog park
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-Place for comfort food
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-Reason to be a cheesehead
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-Place to find a golden oldie
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-Place to assume a new identity
-Reason to eat an apple a day
-Tourist spot where even locals like to go
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-Missed Milwaukeean
-Best place to hide from the world



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Contributing writers: Laurie Arendt, Kay Dahlke, Jordan DeChambre, Candace Doyle, Bob Gosman, Matt Hronick, JoAnn Petaschnick, Janet Raasch, Mary Lou Santovec, Amy Siewert Contributing photographers: Nathan Harrmann, Amy Siewert
Illustrations: Anjl Rodee