Visit the home of Vermont's most mouthwatering chocolates, fudge, truffles, and buttercrunch. Indulge in delectable treats, explore unique gift selections, and experience the magic of chocolate that will leave a lasting impression. Treats made daily at the Bennington store are sure to delight your taste buds. Housed in a renovated old wagon shed, The Village Peddler is not just a chocolate shop but also a gift store featuring Vermont specialty foods, maple syrup, cheddar cheese, preserves, honey, and an array of delightful goodies.
Explore the Chocolatorium, where you can discover the origins and art of chocolate making. Learn about the journey of cocoa and become a chocolatier yourself by creating your own chocolate bar or enjoying a flight of chocolate. Don't miss the chance to meet Cocoa, the world's largest chocolate teddy bear, and indulge in homemade gelato.
Both locations are open year-round, hours vary by season. Throughout the year, special events are hosted to add a touch of excitement to your visit.