The Sweetest Road Trip in Maine Takes You To 9 Old School Chocolate Shops

This time of year has us craving sweet treats and lots of sugar. How can we be blamed when visions of sugar plums are dancing in our heads? Whether it’s the holiday seasons that brings out your sweet tooth or if it’s more of a year-round affliction, you’ll he happy to know that there are plenty of places in Maine to satisfy that craving. We particularly love the many chocolate shops that can be found here. To enjoy them, we suggest making a day of it by hopping in the car and road tripping to some of the best! For a complete map and driving directions from your own starting point, click here.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Keep that sweet tooth journey going by learning a little more about this fun shop. If you spent time in southern Maine as a kid there’s a very good chance this place was an important part of every summer.