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The Jampot

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Address: 6500 State Highway M26, Eagle Harbor, MI 49950-9642
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+1 906-289-4388
10:00 - 17:00
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Love The Jampot!

The Jampot crafts some of the best Jams, Jellies and preserves you will ever taste. While the Wild Thimbleberry is reportedly the most prized (with a price to match), my favorite... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2017
Kalamazoo, MI
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Kalamazoo, MI
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31 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017

The Jampot crafts some of the best Jams, Jellies and preserves you will ever taste. While the Wild Thimbleberry is reportedly the most prized (with a price to match), my favorite is the Wild Strawberry. It's really impossible to pick a bad preserve and they have a ridiculous amount to choose from, including basics like Blackberry and Raspberry to the... More 

Thank salishan1969
Singer Island, Florida
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57 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2016

This is a nice hidden gem. The jam is great and the cakes are wonderful. You can't help but taste the cookie before you get back to your car!

Thank Rosetoo76
Racine, Wisconsin
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32 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Well, Eagle River, Michigan is <i>somewhere</i>, but one is a bit surprised to find, on a cold, gray day near Lake Superior, and far on the other side of tourist season, a lineup waiting for homemade jams, fruitcakes, and a variety of other baked goods of the very highest quality. Surprised, that is, until one finds the bakery is run... More 

Thank StevefromRacine
Monroe, Michigan
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38 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We stopped to this quaint bakery and surprised by crowd which only says one thing!!! The baked goods were out of this world. The cr cheese pound cake muffins were mouthwatering and the jumbo banana cranberry muffins were the best. The spices used were so delicious. They were a little pricey but well worth it!! The wild thimbleberry jam was... More 

Thank Sheri P
Bellaire, MI
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269 reviews
56 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Okay - who knew monks would make the best fruitcake ever?! Had I known, I would have bought more than one flavor. The sourdough version, wrapped in a rum soaked cheesecloth was 2 thumbs up - had I more thumbs, I would add them! Best ever! Way to go, brothers! And when you do stop to get a cake, cookie,... More 

Thank Bellaire56
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26 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Everything is made by the Monks. Most of the ingredients used are actually grown by them. Great jellies, breads and sweet treats. A must see stop.

1 Thank Debbie P
Wyoming, Michigan
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27 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016

My brother and I stopped to nose around as we were told how wonderful it was.. The store is not much bigger then the phone booth Superman changed his clothes in, and there were 8 people standing patiently in a straight line much the same as the Seinfeld episode with the Soup Nazi !! The prices were ridiculous ( $50... More 

Thank wrightjerbabe
White Lake, Michigan
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73 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2016

We stopped and got some jams and muffins. Reviews were accurate, everything was good. We used the jam for breakfast on vacation for the next few days and were not disappointed. Strawberry / Almond jam was delicious.

1 Thank Russ H
Lincoln, Nebraska
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50 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016

We drove from Copper Harbor to The Jampot because we heard they had outstanding baked goods. We wanted cinnamon rolls but they didn't have any during the week. So we bought some muffins and three jars of jelly. Dandelion, strawberry/rhubarb and thimble berry were among the selections. The monk who served us was very friendly and answered all of our... More 

Thank AlgisJ
Mounds View
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5 reviews
Reviewed 22 September 2016

It was a nice drive to the Jampot from Hancock. It is a small store ,but loaded with different Jams, muffins, breads etc. The muffin with coffee frosting was delicious.

Thank Pam W

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