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Address: 116 W. Crosstown Parkway, Kalamazoo, MI 49001
Phone Number: +1 269-381-9700
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Kalamazoo's only shop making hand crafted truffles and other confections...

Kalamazoo's only shop making hand crafted truffles and other confections exclusively from Fair Trade, organic certified chocolate. Chocolatier Dale Anderson's original recipes contain fresh local fruits, honey, and maple syrup. Vegan and gluten free options are always available.

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Yum!!!!

Fabulous confections - loved all I tried. Now I just have to plan several more trips so that I can try them all!

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
todprince
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Kalamazoo County, Michigan
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Kalamazoo County, Michigan
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Fabulous confections - loved all I tried. Now I just have to plan several more trips so that I can try them all!

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Thank todprince
Mattawan, Michigan
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent product and inviting store. Friendly people! Some of the best truffles I have ever tasted! It is a place you don't want to miss!

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Thank cdquandt
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

This is an extremely socially-minded store. Dale orders all of his ingredients carefully to ensure they are grown in a socially-just manner (sustainably, no child labor malpractice) and often employs incarcerated youth from the area to help them gain employability. Plus, the chocolates are out of this world, and at a very reasonable price for their quality. You get a... More 

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Thank Annie G
Kalamazoo, Michigan
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109 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2016

If you love chocolate - any type of chocolate - they have it. The Truffles are beautiful and so so good! The Bark varieties to choose from are endless. They know everything about chocolate and how it is so important to our diets! The mission of this store is what drew me in. Dale and his Mother are what make... More 

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Battle Creek, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2016

What a wonderful company! Excellent local chocolate maker. I loved their dark chocolate bark with candied orange and pecans.

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1 Thank Travelsforchocolate
Kalamazoo, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2016

The proprietor Dale and is mother are wonderful! And the chocolates are exquisite. Definitely stop by for a treat.

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Thank TooPink
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2016 via mobile

Dale never ceases to amaze me with all the differbt combinations of truffles he makes. If that is too much chocolate for you he also has many other types of chocolate products he makes in house. Everything is fair trade and responsibly sourced. We love the dipped fruit!

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Thank Shubbie a
Kalamazoo, Michigan
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2016

I needed to give small gifts to several people. Dave, the owner, wrapped several two-piece bundles of this delicious ruffles in individual boxes and tied red closures on the pieces with nuts. How thoughtful! He demonstrates true passion for his craft and goes the extra mile! I love supporting businesses like this; those who care about the future of this... More 

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016

Received these truffles as a Christmas present and they are absolutely delicious. We tasted an assortment of them and they were all outstanding so we do not have a favorite. The truffles are from organic chocolate which I cannot tell the difference but have to say, they are really fine chocolate!

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Plainwell, Michigan
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

A student brought me a lovely little box of these scrumptious treats. They were only made better by the back-story of the chocolatier. This is a business I can get behind!

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