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This is the place to find the latest in-store news and special online deals.  We’ll also be growing the site over the next few months so please check back often and also let us know what you would like to see.  We’d love to hear from you!

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National Marzipan Day

January 12th is National Marzipan Day according to the Retail Confectioner’s International Calendar. Marzipan is a candy which is made from ground almonds and sugar and is a popular treat. For fans of this sweet candy we carry Bergen Marzipan in a variety of fruit shapes in different sizes. We have available

  • Large fruits – $3.50
  • 5 piece medium fruit basket – $6.95
  • 6 piece small fruits box – $5.95
  • 9 piece small fruits box – $7.95
  • 18 piece small fruits box – $13.95

Come in today to enjoy this sweet treat!

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New Year’s 2017 Hours

Hopefully everyone had a lovely Christmas, and are continuing to enjoy spending time with family and friends. We are planning to do the same, so our hours leading up to New Year’s are:

  • Wednesday December 28th – 9:30 am to 6 pm
  • Thursday December 29th – 9:30 am to 6 pm
  • Friday December 30th – 9:30 am to 6 pm
  • Saturday December 31st – 9:30 am to 4 pm

Since we already close on Sundays, we will also be closed on Monday January 2nd, 2017. Have a safe and happy new year.

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Christmas 2016 Hours

It ‘s hard to believe we are in Christmas week already. As everyone dashes around making final preparations, attending school concerts, carol sings and visiting, it is a good time to remind people of  our hours.

  • Tuesday December 20th – 9:30 am – 6 pm
  • Wednesday December 21st – 9:30 am – 6 pm
  • Thursday December 22nd – 9:30 am – 9 pm
  • Friday December 23rd – 9:30 am – 9 pm

On Christmas Eve, Saturday December 24th we will open at 9:30 am but close early at 4 pm.  We will remain closed until Wednesday December 28th, when we reopen at 9:30 am.

From our family to yours, Merry Christmas.

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Christmas Fudges Have Begun

In addition to our normal line up of fudges we have some specialty flavours for the Christmas season available. Back by popular demand is our Cranberry Walnut Fudge – a vanilla based fudge absolutely loaded with fresh cranberries giving it a very festive colour. Also available are Candy Cane, Chocolate Candy Cane Crunch and the ever popular Egg Nog.

Right now we also have our Penuche based fudges, including Penuche Pecan and Gingerbread. These brown sugar fudges often remind people of the recipes found in older cook books. Why not enjoy some today?

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Christmas Cutrock is Here 2016!

Our traditional handmade Christmas cutrock is now made, mixed and ready to go. This colourful mix of cherry and tangerine in fruit flavours mixed with peppermint and wintergreen adds a festive touch to any Christmas gathering. It is available in half pound bags priced at $6.99 and 1 pound boxes at $12.95. Indulge yourself in a taste of the past.

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