Don't think your sweetie wants you to show up with chocolates this Valentine's Day? Guess again! Here are a few places that you can shop local and get some yummy chocolate too!

  • Krause’s Chocolates of Saugerties and New Paltz. 41 South Partition St., Saugerties. It's worth going in here just to smell the store!
  • Oliver Kita, West Market St, Rhinebeck.
  • Lagusta's Luscious, 25 North Front St, New Paltz.
  • Christopher Norman Chocolates 73 North 2nd Street, Hudson.
  • the Hudson Chocolate Bar, 135 Warren St, Hudson.
  • Lucky Chocolates, 115 Partition St. Saugerties.
  • Fruition Chocolate, 3091 Route 28, Shokan. (limited hours, so call before you go to make sure you don't miss them).
  • Adams Fairacre Farms, Poughkeepsie Store, Route 44, Also at the Wappingers Route 9 store. They have an amazing chocolate/confection section, including sugar-free and kosher items.
  • Culinary Institute of America, Hyde Park, Apple Pie Bakery. They have a selection of items that have been made by their students and before Valentine's and Easter have special items that you can order in advance.
  • Alps Sweet Shop, Main Street in Beacon & Main Street Fishkill
  • The Village Sampler, 122 Clinton St, Montgomery, 12549
  • Commodore Chocolates, Broadway in Newburgh

If we missed a place that you think is great, email Brandi@wrrv.com and we will add it.