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Confections with Convictions

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Address: 116 W Crosstown Pkwy, Kalamazoo, MI 49001-2732
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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Wonderful chocolates from wonderful people.

The chocolates are creatively made with fair trade quality ingredients, by people sharing a vision of community service. I took them as a gift to my friends in Europe who are... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
RayHolmes
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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The chocolates are creatively made with fair trade quality ingredients, by people sharing a vision of community service. I took them as a gift to my friends in Europe who are used to very good chocolate and they raved about them.

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

Just extraordinary chocolates from a man who walks the walk by combining wonderful products with hiring practices that give a boost to those who need a little help. This is a must visit in Kalamazoo.

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Thank David R
Kalamazoo, MI
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of my favorite shops in Kalamazoo! Fantastic chocolates made with flair and to a very high standard. Loved the miso-chocolate truffle!

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Thank HillaryRettig
Kalamazoo County, Michigan
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 July 9, 2016

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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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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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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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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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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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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