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"My husband loves your chocolate covered cherries so much that we are starting a standing weekly chocolate covered cherry order from you." - Kymberlee, Reno NV

Freshness, Storage & Tasting| Ingredients & Allergies | Shipping Information

Shipping Policy:

At Dorinda's Chocolates, we want to ensure that our customers get the freshest product in the best possible condition. Our first priority is that your product arrives in perfect condition.

For Truckee and Tahoe area local residents can arrange for personal pick up by selecting "local" at check out.  Please leave contact number and best time to call in the notes area.  

Standard Shipping orders are sent via USPS Priority 2 day, Monday-Thursday. Rush Shipping orders are sent via Overnight Express, Monday-Thursday. Orders must be placed by 12pm (PST) for same day shipping. 

During the Warm Season (May 1st October 14th): All orders are packed in insulated packages (with ice when necessary.) Orders must be placed by 12pm (PST) for same day shipping. 

To limit transit time orders are NEVER shipped over the weekend so your chocolates won’t sit in an uncontrolled temperature environment. Orders placed and received AFTER 12PM PST will ship the next available ship day. We are only able to ship within the U.S. We are unable to ship to APO or FPO addresses. AK & HI  see chart below for additional charges.   

USPS has permission to leave packages at the recipient address if no one is there to sign for it. Dorinda's Chocolates is NOT responsible for packages stolen or damaged after they are delivered to the address specified by the customer. We suggest shipping to a business location when possible. Dorinda's Chocolates will not refund purchases if the product is damaged or melted after the first delivery attempt or if it is returned to us by USPS. 

PLEASE DOUBLE CHECK SHIPPING ADDRESSES BEFORE SUBMITTING YOUR ORDER.  Dorinda's Chocolates cannot be responsible for orders delayed or returned due to incorrect or undeliverable addresses provided by the customer.

Shipping rates are charged per address and calculated using the table below.             


Purchase Amount

Shipping fee USPS Priorty 2 day

Up to $40.00


$40.01 - $75.00


$75.01 - $125.00


$125.01 -$200.00


$200.01 -$500.00

$500.01 -$1000.00

HI & AK Additional



$10.00 add

Overnight Additional

$20.00 add     USPS next day




Dorinda's Chocolates - hand dipped chocolate covered cherries
Dorinda's Chocolate Cafe 10009 West River Street Suite B Truckee, CA 96161

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