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The Choke Cherry Tree

Open Now: 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
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Outstanding Caramels!

We dropped in to the Choke Cherry Tree while on a casual walk, and found all sorts of delightful... read more

Reviewed October 9, 2018
Pricey but Chocolate Caramel treats worth it!

I have been there twice now. The candies are amazing. There are lots of fun kitchen gadgets and... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2018
Andrea W
Orlando, Florida
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Specialty Food Family EXPERIENCE where you sample, learn about and watch us make old fashioned candies, jams, jellies, fruit syrups, fruit butters, vinaigrettes and more. Something to do indoors before skiing, hiking, soaking in the hot springs...more
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56 Talisman Dr Unit 8C, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147-9169
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Reviewed October 9, 2018

We dropped in to the Choke Cherry Tree while on a casual walk, and found all sorts of delightful edibles. It only took one sample of their caramels to convince me we should carry off a lot of them, which we did. We also bought...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 10, 2018

I have been there twice now. The candies are amazing. There are lots of fun kitchen gadgets and specialty foods and snacks to make it all worth it. Hey, you are on vacation!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Andrea W
Reviewed September 3, 2018

We tasted the caramels from The Choke Cherry Tree at the Visitors' Center in Pagosa Springs. I don't even usually like caramels all that much, but these are to die for! We made a beeline for their store. We ended up with several bags of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 30, 2018

A must stop location anytime you visit pagosa springs. Amazing products and service. Right on Talisman drive by McDonald's and City Market. Definitely not box store products.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 28, 2018

Delicious chocolate and great staff. They offer lots of samples and are very helpful. We ended up buying more than intended because it was so good. We bought elk poop (chocolate covered caramel and pecans), lion mountain mounds (chocolate covered caramels with espresso beans), almond...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

We sought this place out upon visiting Pagosa Springs, as choke cherry jelly has always been a family tradition for me. I could not have been more pleased! We were greated by a very nice employee who offered us a caramel sample and were able...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 21, 2018

We accidentally happened upon this wonderful small store. We went back a couple of times, and since we have been home, we have mail ordered items from them. First of all, the items in this store are either made on site, or from recipes that...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Sendairocks
Reviewed June 17, 2018

This place makes the best home made caramels I have ever had! Thank Goodness they do mail order! The Moose Poop was awesome! I had to get out of there quick before I spent a fortune! All kinds of cool kitchen gadgets, yummy snacks, sauces,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank newmexjags
Reviewed March 9, 2018

I have been going to Choke Cherry Tree since it was first established years ago. They have great candy, lots of useful and unusual gadgets for the kitchen, jelly, pickled stuff, dips, sauces.....you will always find something new and unusual here.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank ruthharden
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

What a surprise when I walked in to this establishment not expecting a lot being in a strip mall in Pagosa Springs but wow what a place . The layout is two story vaulted / beam ceilings which are spectacular . I was met by...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Jenelle S, Owner at The Choke Cherry Tree, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2018

We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your visit! Special order a gift basket any time you want because, yes, we do those! Look forward to seeing you next time! There should be something new for you to try.

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Response from ksandi04 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, and they do ship their products.