08 Feb DABC Member Spotlight: MarCia’s Chocolates
It’s Feature Friday! Get to know MarCia’s Chocolates
MarCia’s Chocolates is a chocolate shop located in the Greenwood section of Altoona. The shop sells just about every yummy treat you can imagine such as sea salt caramels, peanut butter meltaways, chocolate covered strawberries, gourmet popcorn, and fudge.
How did your business get started?
My grandmother taught me how to make chocolate when I was a little girl. I have been making it for family and friends for over 40 years.
What is it about your business that makes it unique?
We use my grandmother’s recipes. We make all of our chocolates from scratch, in small batches and with fresh ingredients.
What do you see for your business in the future?
We would love to watch our business continue to grow.
Do you have any special events coming up that you would like to share?
We will be attending local events like the Jaffa Sports Show and Uncorking the Alleghenies.
Is there anything else you would like to add and share about your business?
We are open Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from 10-5, Thursday from 10-7 and Saturday 10-3.
Check out their website: www.marciaschocolates.com
122 Greenwood Road
Altoona, PA 16602