logoGo ahead and give in because you probably won’t be able to resist the sweet smells coming from this store. The candy makers at The Fudgery make dense, delicious fudge in copper kettles in the store, and the aromas are heavenly. Watch them make a batch, then choose from a variety of tempting flavors, even sugar-free. This fudge must be good: The Fudgery started on the Outer Banks in 1980 and now has a veritable fudge empire of 30 stores around the country. Thirty-six flavors of ice cream and handmade confections including old-fashioned New Orleans pralines, English toffee, hand-dipped pretzels, chocolate-dipped marshmallows, caramel turtles and caramel apples are sure to appeal to every sweet tooth.