Name: Mordens’ of Winnipeg
Products: Chocolates including Russian Mints, Toasted Coconut Marshmallows, Cashews etc.
Manufactured In: Winnipeg, Manitoba
Where to Buy: Factory store in Winnipeg, some grocery stores
Canadian Owned: Yes
Fred Morden Sr. and his son Blake officially opened Winnipeg’s first chocolate-making business in 1959. Blake’s wife Shirley joined the business. and when their children, Fred Jr. and Cara-Lee were old enough, they were also enlisted into the family business.
The Morden family now offers more than 70 packaged and loose products at their 674 Sargent Avenue factory / storefront and Mordens’ Chocolate has become internationally famous.