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Locally made turtles?

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pinguinzinho Dec 14, 2008 05:43 PM

I'm looking to get some candy for someone out of town who loves turtles (the chocolate-covered caramel candy with nuts, usually pecans), and I'd like to showcase something local if possible. Are there any candy shops in NYC known for making them? Thanks!

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    kerokaeru Jan 5, 2009 07:34 AM

    It may be a little too late, but I absolutely love the turtles from Lilac Chocolates...in Village and Grand Central.
    www.li-lacchocolates.com

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      Produce Addict Dec 15, 2008 07:01 PM

      I'm pretty sure I've had them at Varsanos http://www.varsanos.com/ and they were great. If you go also check out their smores.

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        pinguinzinho Dec 16, 2008 11:34 AM

        Brilliant - that is also right on my way home from work. Thanks!

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