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Gillens Candies

1775 S US Highway 281, Blanco, TX 78606-5859
+1 512-966-7369
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Interesting Shop

Some friends and I "found" this place recently. I didn't even notice chocolates. There's an... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2018
Charleytoo
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Texas
WHAT A WONDERFUL EXPERIENCE!!!!

This is the greatest place to sit and enjoy some great wine, a new or interesting beer and some of... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2017
Genny L
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Mexia, Texas
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Taste craft chocolate, artisan jam, artisan cheese, Texas olive oil and preservative free jerky
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good67%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
9 Apr 2018
“Interesting Shop”
30 Oct 2017
“WHAT A WONDERFUL EXPERIENCE!!!!”
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1775 S US Highway 281, Blanco, TX 78606-5859
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

Some friends and I "found" this place recently. I didn't even notice chocolates. There's an entire wall of infused olive oils and vinegars and a most informative man to tell about all of them and let you try and recipe cards with suggestions for using...More

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Reviewed 31 October 2017

This is the greatest place to sit and enjoy some great wine, a new or interesting beer and some of the best chocolate around! But it isn't just chocolate...Steve has other wonderful treats, including Maple Cotton Candy and small batch coffee. He is fun to...More

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Steve G, Owner at Gillens Candies, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Thank you. It is our pleasure to serve you

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Reviewed 30 November 2015

Steve is extremely knowledgeable about chocolate. He has a wide range of hand crafted chocolates from here in the US and around the world. He has the back story about all the products he carries. If you want a unique gift for your self or...More

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