Original Murdick's Fudge is sending a very heartfelt thank you to all the men and women who have served in the armed forces. We appreciate your sacrifice for our freedoms. We salute you today and always! … [Read more...] about Thank You Veterans!
Thanksgiving & Holiday Pre-Orders Special
SHOP EARLY & SAVE Choose From Our Delightfully Sweet Treats. For A Limited Time use promo code EARLYBIRD during checkout and SAVE 10%! Promo code expires Nov 10, 2019 Shop Now … [Read more...] about Thanksgiving & Holiday Pre-Orders Special
Happy Halloween 2019
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Somewhere in Time Weekend at the Grand Hotel
The 29th anniversary of Somewhere in Time weekend is here. We are looking forward to our Mackinac Island movie buffs who enjoy all of the fanfare and festivities at the Grand Hotel where Somewhere in Time was filmed in 1979. We are sure you will delight in appearances of some of the cast and crew including Jane Seymour who announced she will be attending! Original Murdick's Fudge looks forward to … [Read more...] about Somewhere in Time Weekend at the Grand Hotel
One Final Sweet Taste of Summer
15% OFF SUMMER FUDGE SALE October 18th through October 24th, 2019 The final day to place your online order is Thursday, October 24, 2019. Use promo code 15OFF during checkout and SAVE 15%! ORDER MACKINAC FUDGE ONLINE … [Read more...] about One Final Sweet Taste of Summer
The Traditions of Mackinac Island
The Original Murdick's Fudge is proud to be a part of Mackinac Island's tradition as the very first candy shop on the island opening its doors on July 26th 1887, 132 years ago! Stop by our white clapboard shop to watch our old-fashioned paddle techniques and taste our sweet delectable fudge made just for you. Or bring our fudge directly to you, order now before our summer season comes to a close … [Read more...] about The Traditions of Mackinac Island
Happy Birthday to Us
Buy five slices of fudge and receive a slice of Vanilla Caramel Sea Salt for FREE! Promo code: BIRTHDAYFUDGE Offer is only available online from July 14 - 28, 2019. Not available in stores. The Original Murdick’s Fudge is turning 132 years old and we are celebrating by introducing our newest fudge flavor; Vanilla Caramel Sea Salt! Vanilla Caramel Sea Salt is both sweet and savory! One … [Read more...] about Happy Birthday to Us
The Original Murdick’s Fudge Newest Flavor!
Vanilla Caramel Sea Salt is now available. Enjoy our newest fudge selection created in celebration of our 132nd birthday on July 26th. Vanilla Caramel Sea Salt is both sweet and savory! One of the most decadent combinations, marrying the nuances of vanilla and caramel with an addictive kick of sea salt. This one is for the serious fudge lovers that wish to awaken all of the senses of the … [Read more...] about The Original Murdick’s Fudge Newest Flavor!
Original Murdick’s Fudge Free Slice Offer with Purchase
Purchase our beautiful watercolor artisan five slice box, and we will include a Free slice of Traverse City Cherry Fudge. This year for National Fudge Day, we are celebrating Traverse City Cherry which is created with dried cherries directly from our northern Michigan neighboring region, Leelanau County, the Cherry Capital of the World. Our fudge is fashioned with the best Michigan ingredients … [Read more...] about Original Murdick’s Fudge Free Slice Offer with Purchase
The BEST Father’s Day Gift Is Original Murdick’s Handcrafted Fudge
The Mackinac Island Lilac Festival runs from June 7th through Father’s Day, June 16th, 2019. This is a very festive time as well as the largest summer event on the Island with many fun activities for all ages. In honor of both remarkable occasions, The Original Murdick’s Fudge is joining this 10 day celebration with 10% off all online orders*. Charm your dad with a delicious gift created … [Read more...] about The BEST Father’s Day Gift Is Original Murdick’s Handcrafted Fudge
The Sweetest Mother’s Day Surprise Is Original Murdick’s Handcrafted Fudge
Photograph by Kat Witt Being a mom is the most important job of all. It can be a demanding, exhausting role, but one that comes with endless rewards. It’s important to remember to let her know how much you appreciate everything she has done for you. This Mother’s Day, delight mom with a gift that is just as sweet as she is! Original Murdick’s Fudge is an irresistible treat that will make mom … [Read more...] about The Sweetest Mother’s Day Surprise Is Original Murdick’s Handcrafted Fudge
We’re Celebrating Our 130th Birthday With A ‘Buy Five Slices Of Fudge And Receive A Sixth Slice For $1.30’ Offer
There were a lot of “firsts” in 1887. Coca-Cola syrup and extract registered its patent. The paper napkin was introduced. And how about this? Notre Dame lost its first football game 8-0 to Michigan. Meanwhile, our very own Sara Murdick scored big-time in 1887 with her delectable fudge that wowed crowds at Mackinac Island’s first candy shop. Yep, 130 years ago this July, Sara and her husband, … [Read more...] about We’re Celebrating Our 130th Birthday With A ‘Buy Five Slices Of Fudge And Receive A Sixth Slice For $1.30’ Offer
Mackinac Island Is Abloom With New Offerings, Including Our Mother’s Day Sweet-Treat Trio
Welcome back to the Original Murdick’s Fudge blog, where we point you in the magical direction of yummy treats, Mackinac Island happenings and more. Although many think that our island businesses often go dormant or “hibernate” during the winter, the cold long season is for most of us one of the busiest times of the year. Like hardy tulip and daffodil bulbs working relentlessly to bring … [Read more...] about Mackinac Island Is Abloom With New Offerings, Including Our Mother’s Day Sweet-Treat Trio
The Switch Has Been Thrown On Mackinac Island and Main Street’s Christmas Tree Now Glows With Holiday Cheer
Mackinac Island shines far and wide now that the Main Street Christmas tree's lights have been turned on. The annual community Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony, which took place last night (Dec. 2) just steps from our Original Murdick's Fudge shop (yes, we took a few minutes off from making our Mackinac Island fudge to watch the street light up!), drew folks from throughout the island … [Read more...] about The Switch Has Been Thrown On Mackinac Island and Main Street’s Christmas Tree Now Glows With Holiday Cheer
New Twist On An Old Favorite — White Chocolate Mingles With Peppermint In Our Holiday Candy Cane Fudge
"Well they’ve got a new dance ... it goes like this … Yeah, the name of the dance is Peppermint Twist." Remember that song? That’s exactly what we at Original Murdick's Fudge are singing and dancing to this season as we twist around our marble-top fudge tables creating our new Sweet Holidays fudge flavor — White Chocolate Candy Cane. Oh, do our fudge elves love our new Candy Cane fudge, and … [Read more...] about New Twist On An Old Favorite — White Chocolate Mingles With Peppermint In Our Holiday Candy Cane Fudge
Here Comes The Fudge: ‘Fall Bridal Celebrations’ Show At The Palace Serves Up A Delicious Success For OMF!
While Mackinac Island visitor numbers wind down as the summer season comes to an end, here at Original Murdick's Fudge we're hearing lots of wedding bells as we gear up for fall’s many weddings. We create sweet wedding favors in a variety of flavors as well as provide an old-fashioned SweetBar for those who prefer additions to fudge — think English toffee, peanut brittle, yummy taffy, and fresh … [Read more...] about Here Comes The Fudge: ‘Fall Bridal Celebrations’ Show At The Palace Serves Up A Delicious Success For OMF!
Our Mackinaw City And St. Ignace Fudge Shops Gear Up For Busy Fall Color Tour Season
If you’ve not visited our Mackinaw Crossings store in Mackinaw City or our St. Ignace fudge shop, you may want to do just that this fall color season. These cities are hubbubs of fun and a great way to cap your Pure Michigan fall travel experiences or your adventures before and after the region's many festivals and events. Eleven-year fudge veteran and Crossings store manager Kelly … [Read more...] about Our Mackinaw City And St. Ignace Fudge Shops Gear Up For Busy Fall Color Tour Season
Tee Up At Two Of Michigan’s Most Intriguing Golf Courses Located Right Here On Mackinac Island
When folks think of Mackinac Island, the first thing that always comes to mind is fudge. And then, of course, memories of horses, forts and bikes when contemplating this lovely slice of Pure Michigan paradise. But there are many other sites and activities to behold on this island jewel. This week, we put two lovely golf courses in the spotlight, including Wawashkamo Golf Club and the two nines … [Read more...] about Tee Up At Two Of Michigan’s Most Intriguing Golf Courses Located Right Here On Mackinac Island
A Hidden Golden Ticket Could Win You A Mackinac Island Vacation; That’s Just Part Of The Fun At Annual Fudge Fest
There’s a Charlie Bucket in all of us waiting to unwrap the Golden Ticket! Remember Charlie? That lovable, sweet boy in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (book and movie) who won a grand tour of the candy factory (and then some)? Well, Original Murdick's Fudge is wrapping up that special Golden Ticket once again, this time as part of our fun-loving Mackinac Island Fudge Festival, which runs … [Read more...] about A Hidden Golden Ticket Could Win You A Mackinac Island Vacation; That’s Just Part Of The Fun At Annual Fudge Fest
Original Murdick’s Celebrates Its 129th Birthday And Mr. B’s 60th Mackinac Island Anniversary With Free Fudge
It’s that time of year when Bob “Mr. B” Benser and his family, friends and staff put the fudge paddle down and think back to the day when Original Murdick’s Fudge rolled out its first batch of sweet goodness 129 years ago. As close as we can tell, it appears that Sara and Henry Murdick first opened their shop right around July 26, 1887. It was busy times indeed for this entrepreneurial couple … [Read more...] about Original Murdick’s Celebrates Its 129th Birthday And Mr. B’s 60th Mackinac Island Anniversary With Free Fudge