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Sweets, sips, vacation items all provided by women-owned companies in Dandridge

DANDRIDGE, Tenn. (WVLT) – A trio of women-owned companies is bringing the candy tastes of success all collectively in historic downtown Dandridge’s previous normal retailer constructing on Primary Avenue.

Now at Martha’s Market you may store for items and a few necessities whereas sipping espresso and tasting gourmand baked items.

The house has welcomed the beforehand neighboring enterprise known as Alleyway Caffe, which makes a speciality of espresso and a few meals, together with a weekly soup. Plus, simply in time for the vacations, it has introduced in Cake By The Lake, which affords each day baked items together with customized truffles.

“I present to each of them,” stated Meg Vuono of Cake By The Lake. “And Alleyway completely brings prospects to me. Martha’s brings the folks in. So so long as they’re right here buying, ‘let me get a cup of espresso.’ Or if I got here right into a cup of espresso, ‘let me store and let me get some baked items.’”

Why are Vuono’s truffles so widespread?

“The whole lot has sugar in it. Everyone wants sugar…all the pieces I make is nice and simply great,” stated Vuono. She’s bought a number of pumpkin rolls, plus will get requests for a glazed pumpkin cake. Old school iced cookies are widespread now, as are confections to take pleasure in in a sizzling drink. There are at all times orders for customized layer truffles, too.

The Martha’s Market house now features a fireplace-adorned seating space the place folks can eat or strive coffees and teas. Plus, old school touches like present wrapping and a mailbox for letters to Santa add to the buying expertise. The shop is a type of dealing with the normal route for the Dandridge Christmas Parade that’s set for Saturday, December 18 at 1:00 pm.

Vuono stated she is grateful for the help from the opposite enterprise house owners in addition to prospects.

“The neighborhood has simply actually embraced all of us,” Vuono stated. “They’re doing all the pieces they will to make us succeed and we actually respect it.”

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