The Middle-Of-Nowhere General Store With Some Of The Best Sweet Treats In Minnesota
By Betsy Rathburn|Published May 09, 2022
Betsy is a Minneapolis-based writer who's lived in Minnesota for 20 years. If you know of any amazing Minnesota restaurants, nature areas, or other attractions, feel free to let her know about them at email@example.com or on Twitter @betsyrathburn.
When you think you’ve seen everything great in Minnesota, a new treasure emerges! Many Minnesotans don’t realize it, but our state is home to several awesome historic general stores that still serve up tasty treats today. Many people have visited the Marine General Store in Marine on St. Croix, and we highly recommend it next time you’re in the area. But if you’re looking for a spot closer to the Twin Cities, look no further than the lesser-known – but still outstanding – Cottagewood Store in Deephaven, Minnesota. Near the shores of Lake Minnetonka, you’ll find outstanding sweet treats, gifts, and more. Check it out: