From the foods that nourish us to the drinks that fortify us, and all the opportunities food creates every day for us to experience the world—including helping others—here’s our guide to the most thoughtful food gifts for the holiday season—all available right here in the Bay Area.
Always in Fashion: Classic Holiday Gifts
Some gifts never get old. These classic choices are perennial favorites, and all are made in the Bay Area, but shippable anywhere.
California Olive Oil
California olive oil has fully come into its own, and two of our favorite producers are Séka Hills, grown by members of the Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation in the Capay Valley, and Bondolio, between the towns of Davis and Winters in the Sacramento Valley.
Spices From Oaktown
Oaktown Spice Shop, which started