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Address: 12 1st Ave. West, Grand Marais, MN 55604
Phone Number: 218-387-9228
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Description: Grand Marais' Candy and Fudge Shop! Made-from-scratch Fudge, Truffles...
Grand Marais' Candy and Fudge Shop! Made-from-scratch Fudge, Truffles, Turtles, Peanut Butter Cups and Soup mixes, Sugar free candy, Retro Candy, Candy Cigarettes, Home-made Dog Treats, Coffee, Ice cream, Souvenirs and much more. Stop in for FREE Samples!!
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The best fudge in the world!

Awesome selection of fudge in every imaginable flavor. My favorite was the Salted Nut Roll. Other flavors that my family enjoyed were Red Velvet, Mint Chip, Oreo, and of course... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 11, 2015
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Bakersfield, California
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Bakersfield, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

Awesome selection of fudge in every imaginable flavor. My favorite was the Salted Nut Roll. Other flavors that my family enjoyed were Red Velvet, Mint Chip, Oreo, and of course, their famous Maple Bacon. Large selection of other candies, jellies, coffee and other edibles to enjoy on the spot or on the road. You won't be disappointed.

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Fitchburg, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Tons of samples and a huge selection of locally made eats makes this shop a no brainier for anyone looking for something sweet or spicy. We headed home with some strawberry-rhubarb jam and fudge for the long trip down the north shore. The shop keep was friendly and attentive without being too overattentive...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

This is a great place to visit while in Grand Marais. The fudge is great plus they have a number of unique gifts. The owner, Chelsa, always has a smile on her face and a happy disposition. Did I mention the fudge is great. We never miss the Gunflint Mercantile when in Grand Marais.

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Forest Lake, MN
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

This is one of the very best places to visit when in Grand Marais. Chelsea makes the most outstanding fudge in all the land!!! Not only that, but her charming handmade aprons are to die for. The pasta, dip mixes, soup mixes, rice and beans are wonderful. I've sampled many varieties. She now stocks delicious, locally made Jams and Jellies... More 

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Woodbury, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

We visit the Mercantile every year when we're in town. The fudge is the best in town and the kids absolutely love the 'old-fashioned' candy. The dip mixes and soup mixes are great too. This is a must stop when you're in town---check out the maple bacon fudge...it's our favorite!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

We stop there often and it's the best fudge, truffles, turtles and owner. It has lots of other great things, homemade aprons, homemade canned veggies and jams. I have had numerous items from there and was never disappointed. They have a moose kids can sit on and have their picture taken with

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St. Cloud
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

The Gunflint Merchantile has very unique and creative gifts and lovely homemade candy. You can always find something to buy in her store.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Gunflint Merchantile is an absolute "must visit" if you are going to the north shore! The owner, Chelsey, makes THEE best fudge and truffles in the whole state of Minnesota!! The shop has lots of fun and interesting items to purchase too! Plus, you can place online orders. Another "must buy" are the pickled pea pods! Karen C.

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Bloomington, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

When I visit Grand Marais, I always have to stop at Gunflint Mercantile for a real treat and boy do they have the best treats. I always get fudge and peanut butter cups, if you are a bacon lover you have to try the Maple Bacon Fudge it is so yummy......Another thing I love about Gunflint Mercantile is the staff,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015 via mobile

Best fudge in Minnesota- let alone grand marais!!!!!! We come from across the country for this amazing fudge and when we can't we have it shipped!!!! Why go anywhere else?!?!

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