Pittsburgh Sweet Pittsburgh: Steel City Chocolates


The Duquesne Duke: October 11, 2012

A 6-foot-3, 260 pound tattooed chocolatier is an unusual sight, but Christopher George, owner and founder of Lawrenceville’s Sinful Sweets candy shop, is not the only unusual feature of the store.

Since Sinful Sweets’ 2011 opening, George has developed several new candies, including mixes of chocolate and pop rocks, chocolate and bacon, and dark chocolate wasabi bars. These unusual combinations, alongside his homemade toffees, have become some of his best-selling creations. Read More