Something delicious is always cooking in Corsicana at Christmastime, and
fortunately you can taste a little no matter where you are. Corsicana
is home to the Collin Street Bakery, which rivals the Georgia
producers in fruitcake volume. Order the DeLuxe Fruitcake direct from
the company -- they recommend you soak it in cognac, brandy, red wine or
port for at least five days before sampling.
You'll also find
one of Russell Stover's candy factories on Pecan Delight Avenue:
Corsicana is where the company makes its cream-filled chocolate Santas.
(Coconut, maple, strawberry or raspberry, if you're tasting them in