Turtle Alley Really Is So Sweet

Fair play, we love Turtle Alley candies as well as Nichols. The downtown convenience of Turtle Alley cannot be denied, even though we lived their previous location also. I recommend the chocolate covered cherries!

HALEY BAKER AT TURTLE ALLEY IS ROCKING THE CHOCOLATE MAKING (AS USUAL!)

Saturday afternoon and Haley is working like mad to fill everyone’s Easter basket. She has so much finesse and makes it all look so easy. I’m a messy cook and would after only a few minutes be covered in chocolate. Not such a bad thing, though. View this post on Instagram Nonpareil: an unrivaled or matchless thing … Continue reading HALEY BAKER AT TURTLE ALLEY IS ROCKING THE CHOCOLATE MAKING (AS USUAL!)

DECADENT DELICIOUSNESS FROM TURTLE ALLEY!

Turtle Alley does not disappoint in their dazzling and delightful array of Valentine sweetheart boxes of deliciousness! WISHING ALL OUR READERS A Decadent and Delicious Valentine’s Day!   View this post on Instagram Ravishing rivulets of richness from Turtle Alley ❤️🌷❤️#chocolatelovers #valentines #chocolate #valentinesday #gloucesterma A post shared by Kim Smith (@kimsmithdesigns) on Feb 14, … Continue reading DECADENT DELICIOUSNESS FROM TURTLE ALLEY!

VALENTINE HEARTS GALORE AT TURTLE ALLEY!

Looking for a super easy gluten-free dessert for a relative this afternoon, a quick stop at Turtle Alley was made. I was knocked out by Hallie Baker’s fabulous heart boxes, each filled with a different assortment of chocolates, and each clearly labeled–all ready to go for your Valentine sweetheart! FYI, Hallie informs that her chocolate truffles are definitely gluten-free. … Continue reading VALENTINE HEARTS GALORE AT TURTLE ALLEY!

Live from Turtle Alley and Nichols Candy House ~ Happy Easter Chocolate Lovers!

 Easter Greetings from Turtle Alley We are so fortunate in Gloucester to have not one, but TWO, fabulous chocolatiers! I Love Turtle Alley and Nichols Candy House, and both owners, Barbara at Nichols and Hallie at Turtle Alley are wonderfully helpful and accommodating. And the people that work at both places could not be sweeter and more friendly. … Continue reading Live from Turtle Alley and Nichols Candy House ~ Happy Easter Chocolate Lovers!

Delicious Dessert Recipes Using Turtle Alley Caramels and Chocolates

Here are some recipes that use Turtle Alley candies–go down and see Hallie and stock up for the holidays! Decadent Spiced Caramel Brownies 20 Salted Ancho Chipotle Caramels—from Turtle Alley Chocolates—refrigerated and cut into fourths (if you live far far way and can’t get these, you have two options—Turtle Alley has mail order OR you … Continue reading Delicious Dessert Recipes Using Turtle Alley Caramels and Chocolates

Hallie Baker – Proprietor Of Turtle Alley

If you are anything like the dozens of people I’ve heard complaining daily about how depressing the weather has made them then I have the solution. Head over to Turtle Ally and drown your crappy weather induced misery in some decadent chocolate treats hand made by Hallie Baker. Video coming later Hallie Baker – Proprietor … Continue reading Hallie Baker – Proprietor Of Turtle Alley

PARTY SNAPSHOTS FROM MAYOR SEFATIA’S FABULOUS SCHOONER FESTIVAL WELCOME RECEPTION

The Mayor’s Schooner Festival Welcoming Reception was a fantastic success and wonderful fun. Maritime Gloucester’s dock was overflowing with Schooner Fest friends, well-wishers, and organizers. I think it was the most well attended ever and speaks to the growing success of Gloucester’s Schooner Festival (and to our Mayor’s charisma!).Mayor Sefatia welcomed Governor Baker, Lt. Governor … Continue reading PARTY SNAPSHOTS FROM MAYOR SEFATIA’S FABULOUS SCHOONER FESTIVAL WELCOME RECEPTION