Cut Your Own Christmas Trees

Want to give that Christmas Tree a personal touch? Try cutting your own tree. It's a great way to get the perfect Christmas Tree while having a fun family outing in the Hudson Valley.
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A Hudson Valley Gift

If you're looking for that something special in the way of holiday gifts, then look no further than the offerings from the many fine artisans and crafters right here in the Hudson River Valley.
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For Your Holiday Table

Add that extra "special" to your holiday meals with locally raised and prepared meats and poultry. Be it naturally or grass-fed raised, it's all available here in the Hudson Valley.
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Hudson Valley Sojourner | A Guide To The Hudson River Valley


Chocolate lovers can rejoice in the sweet offerings of the Hudson River Valley’s chocolate and candy artisans. From American Crafted to French method chocolates with organic and fair trade chocolates added as a sweetener. If it’s chocolate you crave, you can find it in the Hudson River Valley.

Melinda’s Chocolate Fountains

Rensselaer County, NY

Melinda’s Chocolate Fountains specializes in chocolate fountains and the food displays surrounding them.

Life By Chocolate

Greene County, NY

Life By Chocolate an artisan chocolates boutique that sells molded chocolates, dipped chocolates, truffles including organic and vegan.

JustAbout Fudge

Dutchess County, NY

JustAbout Fudge in Fishkill NY is a husband and wife team that works side by side, striving to be the best handmade fudge around.

Fruition Chocolate

Ulster County, NY

Fruition Chocolate is a small batch bean to bar chocolate workshop located in the Catskill Mountains of New York and using organically grown beans.

Udder Ideas Fudge

Orange County, NY

At Udder Ideas Fudge, they believe in providing the best quality, most delicious fudge and candy products available.


Dutchess County, NY

Gourmetibles is the candy that thinks it's a cookie. Gourmetibles come in seven delicious flavors of the best tasting confection to be created in years.


Westchester County, NY

Chocolations chocolate factory has an open kitchen that creates sweet shop offerings such as truffles, barks, bonbons, and wedding favors.

Christopher Norman Chocolates

Columbia County, NY

Distinctive boxed collections, hand painted & sculptural truffles, and innovative flavors are all essential elements in Christopher Norman Chocolates.

Krause’s Chocolates

Ulster County, NY

A Hudson Valley Tradition. For over 80 years Krause's Chocolates has been making more than fifty varieties of unique hand-dipped chocolates.

Sweet Girl Gluten Free Brownies

Dutchess County, NY

Sweet Girl Gluten Free Brownies are small batch made and perfectly balanced between cakey and fudgy, between chewy and melt-in-your-mouth delicate.

Chocolate Coated Toasted Almonds with Smoked Sea Salt

Fruition Chocolate
Ulster County, NY

These chocolate coated toasted almonds with applewood smoked sea salt seem like they would drive a chocolate lovers palate nuts.

Samuel’s of Rhinebeck Coffee Bar and Sweet Shoppe

Dutchess County, NY

Samuel's of Rhinebeck is a cozy coffee bar & sweet shoppe centrally located in the charming historic village of Rhinebeck, NY.

The Chocolate Chalet

Westchester County, NY

The Chocolate Chalet has been making homemade handcrafted chocolates for over 35 years.

La Tulipe Desserts

Westchester County, NY

From start to finish, every creation at La Tulipe Desserts is an individual work of art. No mass production, no prepackaging, no artificial anything.

Edible Arrangements

Dutchess County, NY

Edible Arrangements creates delicious chocolate covered strawberries and fresh fruit sculptures that resemble bouquets of flowers in bloom.

Slickepott Chocolate Fudge Sauce

Delaware County, NY

Serious chocolate fudge sauce made with the best natural ingredients: no corn syrup, artificial sweeteners, preservatives, or thickening agents. […]

Fig & Caramalized Fennel Chocolate Bark

Lagusta's Luscious
Ulster County, NY

Everyone is into chocolate bark but how often does your weary palate make contact with a one-of-a-kind bark?

Vasilow’s Confectionery

Columbia County, NY

Vasilow's Confectionery specializes in fresh, small batches of chocolates, nuts, and confections made with the finest natural ingredients and chocolate available.

Oliver Kita Chocolates

Dutchess County, NY

Oliver Kita Chocolates proudly offer the finest vegan organic chocolate bars and other fine delectable creations in the Hudson Valley area.

Lucky Chocolates

Ulster County, NY

Lucky Chocolates creates handmade, luxurious, small batch chocolates made from organic and fair-trade chocolate.