5 Spots for Sweet Summer Treats in Blue Ridge

Looking for some summer treats during your trip to Blue Ridge? Look no further! Cupcakes, ice cream, fudge, pies . . . we've got it all in Blue Ridge. Below are the 5 best spots in town for you to indulge your sweet tooth! 

 

1. The Sweet Shoppe

The Sweet Shoppe | Blue Ridge Sweet Treats

The Sweet Shoppe was founded by friends Nikki Gribble and Susan Catron. With Nikki growing up in her grandmother's kitchen making chocolate candies with all the women of the family and Susan baking homemade cakes and frostings alongside her mother spurred each to pursue their dream of one day owning a shop where others could enjoy their passions. It paid off: the Nikki and Susan WON their second appearance on Cupcake Wars, giving them the title of CUPCAKE WARS CHAMPIONS!!! Learn more about them here.

 

2. Sue's Cafeteria & Ice Cream Parlor

Sue's Cafeteria and Ice Cream Parlor | Blue Ridge Sweet Treats

While Sue's has amazing burgers, we can't help but be in love with their ice cream. They offer delicious flavors that are perfect for cooling you off on a hot summer day. They also have a great selection of fudge! Give them a call at (706) 632-2960 to find out more.

 

3. MooBears Ice Cream & Treatery

MooBears Ice Cream & Treatery | Blue Ridge Sweet Treats

Okay, so technically Moobears is in Ellijay, but we couldn't have a list of great treats without it. It's a family business that offers 20 flavors of ice cream, as well as other goodies. See what they have to offer here.

 

4. Mercier Orchards

Mercier Orchards | Blue Ridge Sweet Treats

The largest apple orchard in Georgia (200 acres!) and it’s also Southern Living’s favorite “roadside apple market” of 2002, Mercier Orchards has countless goodies to offer. Their North Georgian fried pies are a local favorite, and their fresh apple cider makes the perfect pairing. Your trip to Blue Ridge just isn’t complete without a visit to Mercier’s. Learn more here.

 

5. Three Sisters Fudge

Three Sisters Fudge | Blue Ridge Sweet Treats

Three Sisters Fudge is Blue Ridge's original fudge shop and the destination for the finest fudge around. All the delicious fudge is made fresh and on-site in their cozy little downtown shop. Whether it's a traditional chocolate fudge or something special--like an Amaretto Chocolate Swirl--Three Sisters can deliver delectable fudge straight to your doorstep. Give them a call at 706-258-4574!