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by Sally Bernstein

Texas Tamale Company
The Texas Tamale Company in Houston, Texas, ships a myriad of Mexican food products. I've tasted several of the lard-free, authentic Mexican tamales, which come in pork, beef, chicken, black bean and spinach. But don't forget about their queso, which is a dip made with cheese, diced tomatoes and spices. There are pepper sauces, BBQ sauces, beef chili, sausages and to round out your meal, yummy pralines. All these items are great for parties.

Banrock Pink Moscato
This Australian aperitif has delightful aromatic notes of fresh citrus and melon with a touch of sherbert and musk. Natural sweetness is balanced by a fresh acid finish and a gentle spritz. Serve chilled.
Suggested Retail: $9.00

Pelican Publishing Company
This Louisiana company is a medium-sized general trade, cooking and children's publisher that produces 80 titles each year. A few recent cookbooks are: Microwave Cooking for One, SAVANNAH CELEBRATIONS, HOUSTON CLASSIC DESSERTS and many more.

Cuisinart Custom Classic Toaster Oven Broiler
Full size interior holds an 11" pizza and 4-slices of toast; Stainless Steel front with easy grip dials and cool touch handle; Always Even™; Front removable crumb tray; Includes: broiling rack, baking/drip pan, wire rack and instruction/recipe booklet.
Suggested Retail: $79.95

Cuisinart Convection Bread Maker
Fresh bread doesn't get any fresher - or easier - than this! Cuisinart offers expert engineering in smooth brushed stainless to deliver a sensational-looking Convection Bread Maker that automatically adjusts speed and timing, and circulates air while baking.
Suggested Retail: $129

Waring Rotisserie Turkey Fryer/Steamer
Fry up a juicy and delicious turkey in just over an hour! The Waring Pro® TF200 Rotisserie Turkey Fryer/Steamer rotates the turkey to cook evenly, while keeping all the natural juices inside. Accessories include: holds up to an 18-pound turkey; cooks at approximately 3-1/2 minutes per pound; 1800-watt heating element; 2.5-gallon stainless steel reservoir; aluminum frying/rotisserie basket; 120-minute timer and rotisserie function uses 1/3 less oil.
Suggested Retail: $249.00

Newman's Own® Organics Adds New Cookie Varieties
Spelt Ginger Snaps and Vanilla Newman-O's are the latest addition to the Newman's Own Organics food line. Organic spelt flour has been added to their existing Ginger Snaps for an additional choice and both are made with real candied ginger and are crunchy, spicy, and not too sweet. The vanilla sandwich cookie has been added to compliment the chocolate wafer creme cookies.
Spelt Ginger Snaps Suggested Retail: $3.49
Vanilla Newman-O's Suggested Retail: $2.79 (8 oz.) & $4.99 (13 oz.)

Easter Cake: Nudo's Colomba Easter Cake
La colomba means dove in Italian and is made with amaretto, studded with candied orange peel, Nudo extra virgin olive oil, and topped with sugar and almonds. This cake is shaped like a dove and makes a perfect host/hostess gift.
Suggested Retail: $25

Blue Diamond Fresh Roasted Almonds
Two new thin-shell products are being offered, both unsalted and sea salted almonds. These almonds are brought straight from the orchards and dry roast them until the shells are delicately thin and easy to open. This is a good way to get your daily handful of almonds; 10 oz. packages.
Suggested Retail: $6.95

Microplane Premium Classic Zester/Grater
This new version with a premium soft-touch handle and non-scratch end tabs grates even the hardest Parmesan Reggiano as well as other hard cheeses into fine lacy wisps. Ideal for topping your favorite spaghetti and meatballs or a Caesar salad. It’s also wonderful for effortless citrus zesting to add natural flavors to a lemon crème brulee or a basic vinaigrette.
Suggested Retail: $14.95

Small Bite Cutters
These cutters compliment the Salvia Press Tastefully Small books (three in the series) and recipes as they are the right sizes. Think deep cutters with sharp edges that make cutting easy and professional looking; the essential 8 geometric shapes all in one place, and design instructions included to help make your next entertaining event exceptional.
Suggested Retail: $19.95

McCormick Gourmet Collection
You can add a rich, aromatic twist to your cooking with these new Roasted & Toasted flavors from McCormick. Flavors include: Roasted Ground Cumin, Roasted Ground Ginger, Roasted Ground Coriander, and Roasted Saigon Cinnamon. There are hundreds of spices in the Gourmet Collection and can be ordered online. Recipes also available. These spices are used in McCormick's Flavor Forecast, which pinpoints the forces that will drive culinary innovation around the world in the coming years.
Suggested Retail: $4.99--$10.99

Tropic Star Iced Tea
Peerless Coffee & Tea is debuting this new certified organic and fair trade iced tea that comes in three flavors: Classic China Black, Tropical Blend and Wild Cranberry Hibiscus. Peerless
Coffee, a third generation, family owned company, has been roasting coffee
in Oakland, California since 1924. These teas have been served in restaurants for years and are now available for home use. Tea from the Orient is hand-plucked and no sugar, artificial sweeteners or preservatives are used. Tropic Star is kosher, contains no carbs, and is less than 1 calorie per serving.
Suggested Retail: $5.99/2.01 oz. box of 4 pitcher-ready tea bags

Caffè Bomrad 100% Arabica Whole Beans
Caffè Bomrad roasts its beans in Italy using the traditional Italian way. The 2 pounds, 2 ounce bag has an expiration date on each bag and the coffee makers use a slow roasting system, with cycles ranging from 18 to 22 minutes, with no "turbo" roasting. Features include:
Ambrosial Aroma, Great Body, Delicious Flavor and Long lasting Finish.
Beans are selected and roasting is personally supervised by Marcelo Bomrad Casanova.
Suggested Retail: $49.00

Nudo Adopt-An-Olive Tree
This is a family-run co-operative between twelve small, artisanal olive producers in Le Marche, Italy. Nudo offers the unique chance to own a small piece of the Italian countryside. Each olive farmer keeps responsibility for the care of their grove, and all the olive oil goes into the Nudo adoption programme. In giving financial security to the olive farmers, the programme makes viable the traditional farming methods which, quite simply, produce the world’s best olive oil. You will receive extra virgin olive oil, an adoption certificate and more.
Suggested Retail: $109 (plus shipping)

Orchard Bar
These all--natural energy bars are made from fruits, nuts, and seeds. Made by Liberty Orchards in Washington, their current flavors are: Banana Mango Macadamia, Cherry Almond, Blueberry Pomegranate & Almond and Strawberry Raspberry & Walnut. They start with fiber-rich apple flakes, then blend in pieces of real fruit along with heart-healthy nuts, sunflower & flax seeds, fruit juices, and high-protein soy nuggets. The result is a delicious burst of energy for people on the go that's rich in antioxidants (vitamins A & C), low in sodium, and a good source of protein. And with no preservatives, no artificial flavors or colors, and no cholesterol, it's a snack you can feel good about!

SooFoo
This is a blend of 9 ingredients, including long grain brown rice, brown lentils, wheat berries, oats, barley, black lentils, rye berries, green lentils, and buckwheat. The mix can be prepared in a rice cooker or a pot on the cooktop. This super good food can be eaten for breakfast, lunch or dinner and reheats well. Visionary entrepreneur Maurice Kanbar from San Francisco created this product, which is available at Whole Foods and online. 10 servings per bag.
Suggested Retail: $43.08 for 12 1-lb packages

The Olive Tap® Online Store
Think Olive Oils, Vinegars, Specialty Oils, Gourmet Gift Baskets, Gourmet Olives, Gourmet Olive Oil & Balsamic Vinegar Clubs, Spices & Herbs, Gourmet Sauces & Marinades, Tapenades & Accessories. The site has recipes, resources & a Gourmet Oil & Vinegar Club. This tasting emporium has five store location including their headquarters in Long Grove, Illinois.

Alamos Torrontés from The Wines of Catena
This distinctive winter white wine from Argentina boasts floral aromas of orange and jasmine blossoms with balanced flavors of citrus and peach. Light and fresh on the palate, it finishes long and lingering with fresh, balanced acidity. Pair this with spicy foods such as jalapeño cornbread.
Suggested Retail: $13.00

Kuhn Rikon SoftEdge Teppanyaki Spatula
This new spatula is heat resistant up to 600 degrees - ideal for nonstick pans, griddles, cookie sheets and more. It can be used for for stir fry dishes, egg omelettes, grills, and barbecues and this stainless steel spatula has a soft silicone edge and comes in 5 different colors: Purple, Graphite, Red, Yellow and Green.
Suggested Retail: $18.00

Blue Diamond's Almond Breeze®
This smooth nondairy beverage is now in the refrigerated dairy case. Calcium enriched Almond Breeze®, available in Original, Chocolate, Vanilla, and Unsweetened Vanilla has no saturated fat, no cholesterol, and half the calories of 1% milk. Pour it on cereal, drink it by the glass, or add it to your favorite fruit smoothie. This nondairy treat is made with real almonds and natural vanilla flavor and has 90 calories per cup.
Suggested Retail: $22.95 for a case of twelve 32 oz. containers

Capresso froth PRO Automatic Milk Frother
Designed to create thick and rich frothed milk for cappuccinos, steamed milk for café lattes, and frothy hot chocolate, the new Capresso froth PRO automatic milk frother produces professional quality results with a quick touch of a button. There are three temperature settings: cold, hot, warm; a large capacity- 8 oz for frothing or 12 oz for heating without frothing; and two frothing disks.
Suggested Retail: $59.99

The Artisanal Kitchen™
This website is where you will discover great “finds” and “best in category,” when you want to be inspired, indulged or comforted… at a good value. Shop for Extra Virgin Olive Oil, Aceto Balsamico di Modena Balsamic Vinegar, Spices, Coffee, Jams, Grains, Pasta, Rice and Beans and Baskets. For information, call 877.797.2784.

Baked Nut Chips
These "good for you" chips are baked (not fried) and come in three flavors: Nacho, Sea Salt and Sour Cream & Chive. These Blue Diamond products are made from brown rice and almonds, they are wheat and gluten-free, contain 75% less saturated fat than potato chips and are perfect for lunches, parties and snacking.
Suggested Retail: $24.95 for a case of twelve 4.25 oz. bags

Bob's Red Mill Natural Foods
produces more than 400 products, including a full line of certified gluten free products and an extensive line of certified organic products. With a wide variety of whole grain products, from flours and hot cereals to baking mixes and grains, Bob’s Red Mill has “whole grain foods for every meal of the day.” Also think Gift Packs, Books and Gift Cards.

Kuhn Rikon Silicone Chef's Tongs
The steel inside these colorful Silicone Chef's Tongs provides greater control. Silicone keeps food from sticking and is heat-resistant up to 600 degrees F. Dishwasher safe and comes in 5 colors including blue, green, red, purple and black. 2 sizes.
Suggested Retail: $7.00 for 6.5 inch & $10.00 for the 10 inch

Capresso CM200
For anyone who enjoys waking up to the flavor of full-bodies coffee, the new Capresso CM200 programmable coffee maker offers maximum value in a sophisticated but space-saving design. Easy-to-push buttons located on the glossy black panel make it simple to operate. The handy drip stop feature allows the user to pour a cup of coffee in the middle of the brew cycle. It brews 3 to 10 cups of coffee in under 9 minutes.
Suggested Retail: $79.99

Combo Rita Mills from William Bounds
Available in six vibrant new color combinations, the Combo Rita Mill adds spice to the table with a trendy compact design. It saves space by combining a pepper mill and a salt shaker in one stylish unit. Made in the USA.
Suggested Retail: $15 each

3D Perfect Clean
These Food Storage Containers by Emsa are healthier, fresher and easier to use, and created in response to consumers' wish lists for the ideal food storage container. BPA-free. Interchangeable Clip Lids and Snap Lids. 100% Sanitary, 100% leak-proof, 100% air-tight. Winner of the coveted red dot design award 2011 for design quality and innovation, they are freezer, microwave and dishwasher safe.
Suggested Retail: $3.29--$29.99

Newman’s Own Organics
Ginger Snaps and Oatmeal Chocolate Chip cookies are the newest addition to this popular "Family Recipe Cookies" product line. The Snaps are made with real ginger and both cookies are vegan friendly. This line with its attractive, eye-catching new look will include the already popular Chocolate Chip, Orange Chocolate Chip and Double Chocolate Chip cookies. Suggested Retail: $3.49

Zoku Duo Quick Pop™ Maker
Quick, cool and easy to use, the new patented Zoku Duo Quick Pop™ Maker freezes ice pops in as little as seven minutes on your countertop without electricity. Space-saving design with dimensions of 8" x 4.25" x 4.5". Make striped pops, different flavored core pops, add your favorite fruit candy and nuts. The only limit is your imagination. The unit includes 1 Quick Pop Maker, 6 sticks, 6 drip guards, and 1 Super Tool.
Suggested Retail: $49.95

Garden of Eatin' ® Blue Chips
All Garden of Eatin'® products are made with the best quality natural and organic ingredients; use no preservatives or genetically modified ingredients; no artificial flavors, colors or trans fats; are made with expeller pressed oil; cooked with pure, filtered water; and are Kosher and gluten-free certified. There are over 20 varieties of wholesome all-natural tortilla chips and other taste-filled but guilt-free snacks, including the forthcoming new Sprouted Blues and Sweet Potato tortilla chip flavors. Today, Garden of Eatin' is the #1 brand of natural and organic tortilla chips in the country.
Suggested Retail: $ 3.49/9 oz. bag

Kuhn Rikon Dual Peelers
Two peelers in one! Made in Switzerland, the serrated stainless steel blade peels smooth and fuzzy fruits like peaches, tomatoes, chocolate and kiwis. Straight blade peels items with thick skins, such as vegetables, hard cheeses and much more. Just rotate the middle portion of this peeler to change blades. Available in green and red.
Suggested Retail: $8

BAKED BROWNIE MIXES
Baked Brownie is the ultimate version of a classic baked treat. The Baked Brownie is now available as an easy-to-use mix. Each mix yields a generous 9 x 13 pan of brownies (about 20 large brownies) and is chock full of premium all-natural ingredients. The 3 varieties can be purchased at Williams-Sonoma online here. Think Deep Dark Chocolate Brownie, Peanut Butter Brownie and Brown Sugar Blondie. These brownies are enriched with Guittard & Callebaut Chocolates and are easy to prepare - just add butter & eggs.
Suggested Retail: $16 per box

Chocolate Bacon Pretzels
Here applewood smoked bacon meets rich silky gourmet chocolate, creating a perfect contrasting addition to a crunchy pretzel. You will receive 12 chocolate dipped pretzels individually wrapped in clear cello bags and tied with a signature red satin ribbon. All these treats are handmade, hand rolled, hand sculpted and hand dipped per order. Sugar Free Chocolate is available.
Suggested Retail: $9/bag of 12

Skillet Bacon Spread
This "bacon jam" is made from Niman Ranch bacon which is slow cooked with onions and balsamic vinegar until it has the consistency of chutney. Here are some ways you can eat it: grilled cheese, burgers, as a base for a vinaigrette, inside a scone or croissant, substitute it for bacon in a BJLT, on baked brie, sautéed in some scallops, roasted with some Brussels sprouts, wilted in a spinach salad, on toast with a fried egg on top, finish a potato soup with a dollop...a real novelty!
Suggested Retail: $14 for 11 oz.

Vibrant Flavors™ Pretzels & Oregon Dukkah
Vibrant Flavors Pretzels are an ideal, snack. With flavors like Beerzels™ (beer flavored), Italian Herb, Sweet Onion, Roasted Garlic, Barbecue, and Maple Bacon, there is a favorite for everyone. It is the yummy bacon that first caught my attention but all the pretzels are quality products. And just what is Oregon Dukkah? Inspired by an ancient Egyptian recipe, this flavorful mixture of Oregon hazelnuts, sesame seeds and spices is made from the finest and freshest ingredients. Explore the five flavors of Oregon Dukkah – Traditional, Zesty, Smoky Hot, Coconut and Sweet. I like the Sweet over yogurt, with fresh fruit. Recipes are included in the various packages. To learn more about Dukkah, click here for a video.
Suggested Retail: Pretzels: $7.29 for 2 pretzels pouches; $43.69 for case of 12 pouches.
Oregon Dukkah: $5.99 per 2oz. package

The Model Bakery
Wonderful English Muffins are available in St. Helena and Napa, California at the two Model Bakeries. They have been hand rolling and pan frying these yummy little treats the same way for years. They are made with a focaccia dough that is rolled in cornmeal and griddled by hand in clarified butter. They have many, many regulars who need their daily muffin fix, whether alone or as part of their breakfast sandwich! The muffins can be shipped with a minimum order of one dozen, and can ship all across the United States...even overseas.
Suggested Retail: $2/each

FruitziO! (froot'zee oh) Freeze Dried Fruit Snacks
Made with only the finest fruit and freeze dried with just a hint of natural sugar, FruitziO is the delicious way to add more nutritious fruit to your diet and an ideal snack for kids of all ages. Flavors include: Strawberries and Apples, Apricots, Peaches, Strawberries and Kiwi. FruitziO products do not contain preservatives (including sulfides), fat, cholesterol or sodium and are vegan-friendly and peanut/tree-nut-free, gluten-free and dairy-free and are OU kosher-certified. Packaged in convenient, travel-friendly, moisture-free 25-gram (.88-ounce) resealable pouches, FruitziO is a fun and delicious way to add more fruit into your diet.
Suggested Retail: $45/pack of 12

skillet bacon spread
what is bacon jam?....
"we take a big bunch of really, really good bacon, and render it down...add a bunch of spices..onions, etc. and let it simmer for about 6 hours...give it a quick puree, blast chill it...and you have bacon jam... we like to put it on our burger, serve it on crostini, perhaps on a grilled cheese, as a substitute for bacon on a BLT, or maybe the base for a vinaigrette."
Suggested Retail: $14

MommyJuice Red Wine/ MommyJuice White Wine
MommyJuice Wines was founded by Cheryl Murphy Durzy, a mother of two and 12 year veteran of the wine industry. These wines were inspired by her young children that point to wine glasses everywhere claiming “That’s Mommy’s Juice!” Her vision includes balanced, fruit-forward wines that bring just a bit of peace after the chaos of everyday life as a parent. The grapes are sourced from the Central Coast region of California. For information: http://www.mommyjuicewines.com/ or 408.686.1050.
Suggested Retail: $10/bottle

me & goji custom artisanal cereal
Go online, design your own cereal from many choices and it will be shipped to you with your name on the capsule. What could be easier? Adam & Alexander, "the cereal guys", have a novel idea. First you choose your base or foundation cereal (9 choices), then you enhance your base with nuts, spices and flakes (20 choices), dried fruits (15 choices), nuts & seeds (16 choices) and customize your order--or name your cereal. You can also add a photo to the capsule. There is also a 3-months, 6-months or 12-month cereal club, with free shipping.
Suggested Retail: cost depends on what you choose

Concannon Conservancy 2008 Petite Sirah
Concannon Vineyards in the Livermore Valley of Northern California is celebrating 50 years as America's First Petite Sirah. Their new Conservancy wines are sourced 100% from grapes grown in precious Livermore vineyards that are protected from urban encroachment by a conservation trust that preserves the land for perpetuity. All the Conservancy wines are terroir-driven with an emphasis on balancing fruit with winemaking style.
Suggested Retail: $15/bottle

flipflop wines
“We like to make seriously good wines, but not take ourselves too seriously in the process…” says David Georges, Vintner of the inaugural release. Reds and whites include: Chardonnay, Riesling, Moscato, Pinot Grigio, Pinot Noir, Merlot, and Cabernet Sauvignon.
Suggested Retail: $7/bottle

PhiladelphiaCandies
makes high-quality milk and dark chocolates with ingredients like almonds, brazils, cashews, filberts, pecans, dates, pineapple, cherries, and apricots. Unique seasonal offerings and corporate gifts are also available as well as a Chocolate of the Month Club. Order online or call 1-724-981-6341 to place an order; www.phillyc.com
Suggested Retail: $14.75 to $17.25/1 lb. box

Vinturi Travel
A compact, portable version of the award-winning Vinturi wine aerator. Small yet fully functional. Includes sleek and sturdy hard case with stainless steel accents. This provides the perfect aeration exclusively for red wine. Measuring a mere 5 1/2 inches tall and weighing just 4 ounces (including case), the Vinturi Travel easily fits into any pocket or bag. Vinturi Travel incorporates the same aeration as the original Vinturi so you enjoy a better bouquet, enhanced flavors, and smoother finish wherever you drink wine.
Suggested Retail: $39.95

Earth Balance Natural Peanut Butter
These natural peanut butters are made with peanuts, flaxseed, and agave syrup. They are naturally gluten and lactose free, vegan, parve and an excellent source of ALA Omega-3. They come in both crunchy and creamy styles. The result is a deliciously fresh- tasting, convenient and nutritionally superior peanut butter. Earth Balance also sells Natural Buttery Spreads, Vegan Buttery Sticks and Soy Milks.
Suggested Retail: $4.49 for 16 oz.

Jordin Sparks Fragrance “Because of You”
This Brand New Perfume is a perfect stocking stuffer that every girl, no matter what age will enjoy!!! The Jordin Sparks fragrance “Because of You” is pink, flirty and no one will ever guess that you paid only $14.95 for the Eau de Parfum Spray. The fruity floriental is a definite must have and with it being budget friendly, you can definitely get every woman in your family one. Launching only a month ago, this product is sold exclusively at www.jordinsparksbeauty.com.
Suggested Retail: $15.00

iWave
iWave, a leader in accessories for your electronics, has everything from iPhone, iTouch, and iPad cases to ear buds and headphones equipped with a hands-free microphone. These products are available at Neiman Marcus.
Suggested Retail: $19.99 and up

Supersmile Quikee
With all the holiday eating and drinking, this product will come in handy. The Supersmile Quikee is an anytime, anywhere pocket-sized NO BRUSH/NO RINSE whitening tooth polish that freshens breath on-the-go. The Quikee is a great way to remove wine and chocolate stains throughout a night of indulgences.
Suggested Retail: 21 oz. tube for $6 or 35 oz. tube for $16

BornFree
BornFree, the leading BPA-free baby products line has a wide range of baby and toddle products that are completely safe for the family. Celeb fans include Jessica Alba, Sandra Bullock, Ashlee Simpson, Matthew McConaughey.
Suggested Retail: $9.99--$44.99

All Seasons Glow
All Seasons Glow™, a gradual to medium self-tanning lotion, is the perfect product to create a healthy-looking tan year-round without the sun. It also features the innovative SMELL RIGHT fragrance technology that actually eliminates the unpleasant processing odor by up to 80%.
Suggested Retail Price: $39.00/ 6 oz.

Frieling Handle-It! Loaf Pan
This 10" loaf pan, which holds 8 cups, is perfect for cakes, breads and ice cream desserts. It is made of steel and has a non-stick coating inside and out, which makes it easy to clean. The handles make it easy to transport your creations in and out of the oven. You can also hang this pan from your pot rack. 8 cup capacity; made in Germany.
Suggested Retail: $27.50

Aussie Grill by Meco®: Water Smoker Electric Grill
Whether you are tailgating or camping and need ultimate portability, or looking to make a permanent addition to your deck or patio this Aussie grills by Meco® will meet your needs. This smoker offers 351 square inches of usable cooking surface; Two nickel-plated cooking grids with handles for two-level cooking; Porcelainized, 5-1/2 quart water pan; Heat-resistant wooden side and hood handles; Sliding access doors for checking and adding to the water and charcoal levels; Built-in temperature gauge; Flavor channels direct smoke for maximum food flavoring and add structural strength to the smoker and Heavy-duty reinforced steel legs for extra strength and durability.
Suggested Retail: $99.99

Capresso H2O PRO
This programmable cordless water kettle is faster, safer and more energy efficient than any stovetop kettle. Its ease of use and precise digital temperature control, combined with its beautiful stainless steel design, make the H2O PRO the top choice for the true tea lover. The Capresso H2O PRO features 11 temperature settings from 110 to 212 degrees F. Whereas a stovetop kettle is handy for reaching the boiling point, which is ideal for black teas, the H2O PRO lets you program precise water temperature for the world of teas from white and green to oolong, black, herbal and rooibos.
Suggested Retail: $99.99

Capresso froth PRO Automatic Milk Frother
Designed to create thick and rich frothed milk for cappuccinos, steamed milk for café lattes, and frothy hot chocolate, the new Capresso froth PRO automatic milk frother produces professional quality results with a quick touch of a button. Three temperature settings – hot, warm and cold--and the large capacity- 8 oz. for frothing or 12 oz. for heating without frothing, makes this new frother special.
Suggested Retail: $59.99

Tonnino Tuna
Every cut in each Tonnino glass jar is selected and hand filleted from the finest yellowfin tuna. This tuna is of exceptional quality, texture and taste. Tonnino tuna is packed in spring water or olive oil and is available in a variety of flavors such as garlic, oregano, jalapeno and Tuna Ventresca, the creme de la creme of the Tonnino product line. This tuna is hand filleted from a small section of the underbelly of the tuna.
Suggested Retail: $6.99--$8.99

Capresso Cool Grind Coffee & Spice Grinder
These Cool Grind blade grinders are suitable for drips coffee makers and percolators. They also do a great job of grinding spices and herbs. The large stainless steel grinding chamber reduces heat built-up to preserve more aroma. Available in black, white & stainless steel.
Suggested Retail: $19.99--$24.99

Vinturi Deluxe Aerator Set
Wine needs to breathe. Vinturi delivers perfect aeration in the time it takes to pour a glass. The original wine aerator. The elegant Red Wine Tower cradles Vinturi and creates a dramatic presentation for conveniently aerating your wine. The contemporary design complements Vinturi and accents any table, countertop, or home bar. Innovative two piece design is easy to store and clean. This set includes the aerator and tower.
Suggested Retail: $69.95

CDN Combo Probe: Thermometer, Timer & Clock
This thermometer is perfect for roasting & grilling in the oven or barbecue and also works for candy making & deep frying. Simply insert the probe into the food. Place the food in the oven or barbecue and close the oven door (or grill cover) directly over the sensor cable. Set the temperature alert for USDA safe cooking temperatures — listed on the back of the case! Both the set and actual temperatures are displayed during cooking. Battery operated.
Suggested Retail: $24.99

Frieling Tannenbaum Pan Set
These two red 12" by 9" Teflon Coated Carbon Steel pans are made in Germany and come with a 5 year warranty. The two pans make 7 star shaped cookies and can be stacked to create trees. Perfect for holiday baking!
Suggested Retail:$18.95

William Bounds Solis Nuvo Electric Mill (for salt or pepper)
Get a grip on grinding with the battery-operated Solis Nuvo Mill, designed for convenient one-handed operation. Black soft touch makes it comfortable to hold. Acrylic window lets you know when to refill. Fully adjustable from coarse to fine.
Suggested Retail: $70.00

Kuhn Rikon Swiss Kitchen Tall Brushes--Bristle & Scrub
These kitchen brushes are great on dishes, utensils and cookware and they are safe for nonstick cookware. They are great for hard to reach places, have a move-able handle, comes in three colors (yellow, blue & red), are designed in Switzerland and are
dishwasher safe.
Suggested Retail: $7 each

Kuhn Rikon Nonstick Mini Prep Knife Colori
More than just a cleaver or cheese knife this nonstick coated Mini Prep Knife can help with chopping herbs, garlic, small vegetables and more. This knife is small and handy, has a safety sheath for storage and keeps blade sharp, has nonstick coating,
high carbon Japanese steel and comes in six great colors -- green, purple, red, black, teal & yellow.
Suggested Retail: $14

Frieling Maxi Digital Luggage Scale
This 7 oz. digital luggage scale is a strap that latches onto luggage handles. When you lift the suitcase briefly & set it down you will know the exact weight of the luggage. It weighs up to 121 lbs or 55 kg and has a convenient hold function, an easy to read display and it is compact. The scale easily switches between kg and pounds.
Suggested Retail: $25

Pretzel Crisps
Pretzel Crisps® are incredibly thin, flat baked pretzels with no trans fats, no saturated fat, no cholesterol and only 110 calories per serving. Their Deli Style line up includes Original, Everything, Garlic Parmesan, Buffalo Wing, and Sesame flavors. Modern Classics offer Original, Tuscan Three Cheese, Supreme and Cinnamon Toast.
Suggested Retail: $2.99 per 7.2oz bag

Kuhn Rikon Auto Crank Safety Lidlifter
Kuhn Rikon's award winning openers offer superior function and quality for an affordable price. Turn the spout of this can opener to open cans with ease. Other features: the Auto Crank automatically attaches to cans; the spout serves as a handle for easy handling; no sharp edges are left after use on either the lid or the can; the cutting wheel never contacts food and lids do not drop into the can.
Suggested Retail: $20.00

Pretzel Crisps’ new White Chocolate & Peppermint Flavor
Rethink your pretzels, especially for the holidays. These thin, crunchy pretzel snacks are free of trans fats, saturated fat, and cholesterol and come in 5 oz. bags. They are ideal appetizers for holiday parties or use them as a welcome addition to a dessert table. They will be available for a limited time.
Suggested Retail: $3.99 for 5 oz. bag

VOGA Italia
"Drink in Style" with VOGA'S new redesign of the traditional wine bottle. The collection includes Pinot Grigio, Quattro, Sparkling, Merlot & Rosa. The still wines stand out in a sleek and sexy glass cylinder. The chic bottle is corked, then topped with an elegant black resealable cap. VOGA Sparkling stands out in a clear glass bottle with curves, sealed with a cork and topped with a transparent cap.
Suggested Retail: $8.99--$13.99

Concannon Vineyard
Concannon's new Conservancy wines are sourced 100% from grapes grown in precious Livermore, California vineyards that are protected from urban encroachment by a conservation trust that preserves the land for perpetuity. All the Conservancy wines are terroir-driven with an emphasis on balancing fruit with winemaking style. Look for Chardonnay, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Petite Sirah.
Suggested Retail: $15

Newman's Own Organics Adds New Twist to Candy Line
Newman's Own Organics introduces the first licorice twist made with organic ingredients. Licorice twists are available in Black, Strawberry and two new fruit flavors, Pomegranate and Tangerine. This rich tasting candy is low in fat, sodium and cholesterol free, and contains no trans-fat.
Suggested Retail: 5 oz. package $2.99

Sweet Sally's Bakeshop
Owner and founder Sally Saltzbart Minier is a third generation baker and has been active in the kitchen since she was very young. She now makes bars, brownies, and cookies including Hamantashen, Mandel bread, Rugelach, LBI Blueberry Buckle, Big Al's Black and Whites, Sour Cherry and White Chocolate Scones and more in New York. Online ordering available. 646.662.7192
Suggested Retail: $10--$40

Mezzetta
Mezzetta, circa 1935, is America's number one producer of imported and domestic peppers and olives. Mezzetta products are perfect as quick appetizers, guilt-free snacks, or in your favorite recipes. Think deli or pre-sliced roasted sweet bell pepper strips, calamata olives, jalapeno peppers, sweet cherry peppers, castelvetrano green olives, julienne cut sun-ripened dried tomatoes and more. All products and gift baskets available online.
Suggested Retail: $10.80 for a six pack

Smart Spice
These organic spices, herbs, blends and kitchen essentials are top-quality and bursting with flavor. Brilliantly packaged in pre-measured, one-teaspoon packets, they are designed for an extra-long shelf life, protected from light, air and moisture. They’re also fun and simple to use. You just tear open a packet, toss it in their recipe, and the unused packets remain tightly sealed, waiting their turn.
Suggested Retail: $2.84--$2.99 per unit

Jer's
Jer's Gourmet chocolate covered peanut butter candy and handmade chocolates introduces a new niche in the gourmet luxury chocolate world, the distinct flavors of chocolate and peanut butter combined together as a base to craft each decedent confection. Confections come in assorted boxed chocolate choices, Peanut Brittle Bites, and Peanut Butter Bars, including Toffee Break,Cara Mella, Pretzo Change-O and Original IncrediBar. Jer's has won 6 International Tastes Awards and has been featured on the Rachel Ray show.
Suggested Retail: $4.99 -- $65

Voskos® Greek Yogurt
Voskos Greek Yogurt is all-natural, hormone-free, and gluten-free. Voskos’ proprietary and meticulous ProStrainTM method offers more than 2x the protein over ordinary yogurt, more probiotic cultures, less lactose, and a thicker and creamier consistency. Voskos has more protein per ounce over its Greek yogurt counterparts. Voskos is the first and only Greek yogurt brand to offer a full line of products consisting of both organic and non-organic along with plain and blended flavors (never “fruit on the bottom”). Think Greek Honey, Wild Blueberry, Exotic Fig, Wild Strawberry,& Honey Vanilla Bean.
Suggested Retail: 5.3 oz Blended varieties: $1.39-$1.49; 5 oz Organic varieties: $1.79; 8 oz varieties: $1.79; & 16 oz varieties: $2.99

Kuhn Rikon Swiss Chop Chop
This easy and effective tool is used to quickly chop nuts, vegetables, herbs, fruit and more. Once the container is filled, pull the green knob to propel the blades to chop ingredients to the desired consistency. The fast moving stainless steel blade completes the task quickly. With each successive pull of the knob, the razor-sharp stainless steel blades chop ingredients to a finer consistency. The Swiss Chop Chop comes with the container, stainless steel blades, lid with attached cord, storage lid, booster arm and blade protector cartridge.
Suggested Retail: $29.95

Colgate® Wisp® Plus Whitening
When it’s not practical to carry your toothbrush and toothpaste everywhere you go, use Colgate's Wisp Plus Whitening. It contains bristles to gently clean your teeth, providing a just-brushed clean.  As you brush, a refreshing, liquid-filled bead releases a burst of Coolmint flavored freshness along with a high cleaning silica ingredient that helps whiten teeth by removing surface stains. No need to rinse, just brush and go. Suggested Retail: $2.39 for a 4-pack, $4.39 for an 8-pack, and $7.99 for a 16-pack.  

Grill Mill from William Bounds
This mill, which can be used for sea salt or peppercorns, adds more flavor per second to meat, chicken or veggies, with a simple and sophisticated design that will appeal to anyone who loves to grill. Made of durable stainless steel, the straight-sided design, with textured surface in the middle, makes for easy grabbing while grilling and cooking, allowing you to grip and twist without slipping. Available in two sizes to meet multiple needs. The small, measuring five inches tall, is perfectly sized for use at the table or buffet, or for carrying in a picnic basket. The large mill is the choice for use at the grill or stove.
Suggested Retail: $30 for the 5¼ inch and $50 for the 7¾ inch

The Capresso H2O Plus
This cordless glass water kettle with auto shut-offs and illuminated blue operating light boils water fast, quietly and safe...then shuts off automatically. An easy-to-clean gleaming stainless steel dome covers the concealed heating element. The SCHOTT heat resistant glass has ounce and cup markings for easy filling.
Suggested Retail: $60

CDN Touch Screen Timer & Clock
This appealing combination timer and clock operates at the touch of the screen and features a new, compact design. This dual-function unit features a large digital readout that makes it easy to read when near or far. The timer digits appear on the top, with the clock digits on the bottom. Each function is easily set with the touch of the screen.
Suggested Retail: $15

Vinturi White Wine Aerator
It's a longstanding myth that white wine does not need aeration. Actually, white wine displays the same improvements with aeration. Vinturi White Wine Aerator uses a different ratio of air to liquid in its "aeration engine". Designed exclusively for white wine. Package includes Vinturi, no-drip stand, and carry pouch.
Suggested Retail: $39.95

NuWave Pro Infrared Oven
The NuWave broils, roasts, grills, bakes, toasts, barbecues, steams, fries and dehydrates, all without fats or oils. The unit comes with a NuWave Oven Complete Cookbook that has over 150 recipes and a cooking chart that has the recommended times and temperatures for many fresh or frozen foods. This guide is laminated for easy cleaning, and translated into English and Spanish.
Suggested Retail: $120

Derry Church Artisan Chocolates
These French-style bon bons and truffles are lovingly produced by Chef Eric Cayton in small batches, by human beings, not machines, using some of the finest estate-class chocolate couverture. Organic creams and butter, international spices, fresh roasted nuts, top-shelf liqueurs and no artificial flavorings make these candies VERY special.
Suggested Retail: $18--$79, depending on box size

Scoma's Restaurant Introduces San Francisco Style Crab Cakes for Home Chefs
These all natural cakes do not contain preservatives or MSG and all of the fish used is sustainably harvested. Enjoy Dungeness Crab Cakes, Sockeye Salmon and Wild Shrimp Cakes and Dungeness Crab and Wild Shrimp Cakes. Online ordering available.
Suggested Retail: $7.99--$69.99, depending on package size.

2008 Bitch Grenache & Bitch Bubbly
Life's A Bitch and Then We Drink
Have fun with these wines from South Australia. Screwcap; brick red with pink hues from Winemaker Chris Ringland and Grateful Palate Founder Dan Philips who redefine the potential of Australian Grenache. This is a fun label with some seriously tasty wine.
Suggested Retail: $9.95

Il Decantino
Decanter with Class
This European hand-crafted decanter is the perfect gift for any occasion and great for wine tastings. The 6 oz. of wine expands softly inside the glass sphere to awaken the fragrances and flavors in the wine.
Suggested Retail: $39.95

Pura Kiki
Pura Stainless has launched its groundbreaking 100% toxin-free stainless steel line of wide-mouth infant, toddler, and kids beverage bottles. The Kiki line, offered in range of fun colors, is compatible with a wide variety of leading large mouth silicone nipples and sip spouts and it is backed by Pura’s unprecedented lifetime warranty.
Suggested Retail: $13.99 to $17.99, depending on size

Hickory Farms® Family Gathering Gift Basket
Family parties make anytime of the year brighter. Brighten yours up with our Hickory Farms Family Gathering Gift Basket to show how much you value time with loved ones. This 5 lbs. gift basket contains: 2 – 12 oz. Beef Summer Sausages; 12 oz. Ham Summer Sausage; 10 oz. Original Cheese Ball; 7 oz. Pennsylvania Dutch Edam; 2 – 6.5 oz. Apple Pie Cheddars; 10 oz. Sweet Hot Mustard; 5 oz. Flatbread Crackers and a Custom Hickory Farms® Cheese Slicer.
Suggested Retail: $75.00

Lindsay Olives Re-closeables
This new products offers a lid you can re-close and refrigerate after using. For a snack tray or a snack-a-day, grab a few whenever life calls for olives. You don't have to eat them all at once. But you can!
Suggested Retail: $21.99 per dozen 6.5 oz containers

Naturally Nora
Brownie Mixes: They're Fudgelicious!
Our fudgy, chewy brownies are delicious. In fact, they have been called "the best brownies ever." They combine an imported all-natural cocoa with a delicious unbleached wheat flour to give these brownies a blissful chocolaty flavor. Available in Fantastic Fudge Brownies and Double Fudge Brownies (brownie mix with chocolate chunks).
Suggested Retail: $2.99 to $3.99

Natural Brew
From Chico, California comes 6 non-alcoholic bottled drinks: Ginseng Cola, Draft Root Beer, Outrageous Ginger Ale, Vanilla Crème Soda, Lemon Lime and Concord Grape. Natural Brew sodas are made using old-fashioned micro-brewing techniques to bring out the robust flavor of all the key ingredients. Unlike most soda companies, Natural Brew is brewed in small batches to allow the ingredients to blend together to form a full, rich flavor, without artificial additives and preservatives.
Suggested Retail: $5.49 per 4-pack

Spoonful of Comfort Chicken Soup
The perfect gift for someone who is sick. Be comforted by the warmth of their old-fashion chicken soup; a home-style taste that even grandmas would approve of! One 64 oz. jar (4-6 servings) of Spoonful of Comfort Chicken Soup. Gift packaged with enclosed custom gift card! $32.00; One half dozen made from scratch rolls: $6.00; One half dozen oatmeal raisin cookies: $6.00.

POURfect®
POURfect® offers quite a few items, including The Original Spill-Proof Bowl Sets (available in 6 sizes), Measuring Spoons and Cups, Scrape-A-Bowl, and Beakers. These products are dishwasher and microwave safe and are available in various colors, sizes and shapes.
Suggested Retail: $12.00 to $42.00

CaliBowlTM
A CaliBowl has a patent pending revolutionary lip around the top. It's designed at an angle which pushes food onto your utensil avoiding any spillage and overflows. Like a wave in the ocean, the lip pitches the food onto your desired utensil/chip or any eating medium. Available in various colors, sizes and shapes. These bowls come in ceramic, plastic and kids bowls.
Suggested Retail: $14.14 to $50.50

HOB NOB WINES
The HOB MOB, wines 'at the center of it all' consists of Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Merlot, Shiraz and Cabernet Sauvignon. These approachable, sociable wines for style-conscious consumers can be found at wine/liquor stores and at the trendiest bars, restaurants and lounges nationwide.
Suggested Retail: $10.99

CDN PROACCURATE® QUICK-READ™ POCKET THERMOMETER
Perfect for thin cuts of meat, fish or poultry, the Pro Accurate responds in 6-8 seconds, has a big digit read-out, and is waterproof and shatterproof. It has an on and off button and a temperature guide.
Suggested Retail: $19.99

Kuhn Rikon Corn Zipper
This unique design removes 3-4 rows of kernels at one time from raw or cooked corn cobs. It is safer than using a knife, is dishwasher safe and comes with a plastic sheath to put over the blade for storage.
Suggested Retail: $12.00

William Bounds SharpShooter Battery Mill
Available in both black and red, The SharpShooter Battery mill is a gravity activated grinder. Simply tilt the mill toward your plate and the grinding starts! This mill has a stylish soft touch exterior and requires 6 AAA batteries.
Suggested Retail: $30.00

Vinturi Essential Wine Aerator
Simply hold vinturi over a glass and pour wine through. Vinturi draws in and mixes the proper amount of air for the right amount of time, allowing your wine to breathe instantly. You'll notice a better bouquet, enhanced flavors and smoother finish.
Suggested Retail: $39.95

Capresso Cool Grind Blade Grinder
This coffee and spice grinder comes in black or white and its low heat build-up preserves more flavor and aroma. The Capresso grinder has a large capacity to supply grinds for more than 15 cups of coffee and has a clear see-through safety lid.
Suggested Retail: $19.99

Meco Electric Grills - 9309W Tabletop Electric BBQ Grill With Rotisserie
Meco Electric Grills are for Outdoor BBQ use only! This grill features a removable thermostat control with a low-medium-high setting, a reflector pan directs the heat to the grilling surface, 3 element positions, including vertical for indirect rotisserie cooking, a pre-assembled grill hood & bowl, and a standard 120-volt grounded plug. You will also get 200 square inches of usable cooking surface and includes a complete 120-volt UL-listed rotisserie and food view window.
Suggested Retail: $ 179.00

Clint's Texas Salsa
Texas made since 1996, Clint's offers Mild, Medium, Hot, Spicy Original, Chipotle Salsa, and Black Bean and Corn Salsa. There is something for everyone. This family-owned business out of San Antonio, Texas, uses the finest ingredients to produce their award-wining salsas.
Suggested Retail: $ $2.38--$3.39

Naturally Nora
All-Natural Baking Mixes that use All-natural ingredients, NO artificial colors, flavors or preservatives and NO hydrogenated oils or trans fats. Dairy is "optional", meaning none of the mixes contain dairy products, and all of their products are kosher and do not contain dairy or soy. Choose from Sunny Yellow, Cheerful Chocolate, Alot'a Dots, Cookie Cookie and Surprising Stars cake mixes and Extraordinary Vanilla, Cheerful Chocolate, Alot'a Dots and Surprising Stars frosting mixes.
Suggested Retail: $ 2.99 to 3.99

Rosa's Candies
Rosa's Handmade Fudge is crafted in Massachusetts with premium butter, real vanilla, and heavy cream. They individually wrap each piece of fudge to seal in the most freshness possible. Their fudge is shipped daily and is guaranteed fresh,and guaranteed delicious. Select from 22 different flavors of Rosa's Fudge with 66 combinations on their website.
Retail: 12 pieces $12.00; 48 pieces $32.00

La Tienda-The Best of Spain
New Authentic Cooking Chorizo Sausage
Made with Spanish spices & free range pork (U.S. Made); Imported Spanish spices and top quality pork makes this a truly exceptional sausage. We feel that it is a high quality cooking chorizo that is delicious grilled or used in paella.
Retail: $9.95

Padron Peppers
1 Pound Fresh Padron Peppers (about 100 peppers). People flock to tapas bars of the pilgrimage town of Santiago de Compostela to savor a plateful of these unique peppers that are lightly seared in olive oil, and then sprinkled with sea salt.
Retail: $13.50

NESTLÉ® Cranberry RAISINETS®
These chocolate covered cranberries are a delicious new addition to NESTLÉ® RAISINETS® line of 100% chocolate covered whole dried fruit. Cranberry RAISINETS are tangy, whole, dried cranberries covered with smooth Nestlé Milk Chocolate. They are a delicious, convenient and portable snack that offer the benefits of the bright red superfruit, sourced exclusively from the U.S. through the nation's number one cranberry supplier, Ocean Spray®.
Suggested Retail: $3.29 per 5.5 oz. bag; $.89 for 100 calorie pack

Sparkling Essence by R.W. Knudsen
A simple combination of sparkling spring water infused with the finest organic ingredients is available in Organic Lemon, Organic Cucumber, Organic Blueberry and Organic Mint and has zero-calorie, zero-sugar, zero artificial flavors.
Suggested Retail: $4.49 per 4-pack

Pirate’s Booty
This natural snack that is baked (not fried), is made from air-puffed rice and corn, and comes in many flavors including: Aged White Cheddar, Veggie, Bermuda Onion, Barbeque, Caramel and Sea Salt & Vinegar.
1 oz. bags: Suggested Retail: $1.29 to $1.50

Salba Smart Natural Products
Salba Smart's mission is to develop and market innovative organic and all natural food products rich in Omega-3 essential fatty acids and nutrients that utilize Salba® grain to combine great taste with added nutrition. Products include: organic tortilla chips, organic salsa, pretzels made with organic flour, and all natural tortillas.
Prices range from 69 cents to $17.99.

Mezzetta Vinaigretta
An effortless solution for home-made gourmet salads which makes adding more flavor and nutrition to family meals as easy as opening a jar. Mezzetta's newest innovation features five different, 100% natural connoisseur vegetable medleys in five complementary signature vinaigrettes. For the first time in salad history, veggies and dressing are together in one convenient package giving time-stressed people everywhere a chance to be a star chef in their own kitchen.
Asian; Garden; Southwesteern; Italian; and Mediterranean--$4.99 per bottle

Wild Hibiscus Flowers in Syrup
Discovered by happy accident at a lively Australian dinner party by food entrepreneur Lee Etherington, Wild Hibiscus Flowers In Syrup are preserved in cane sugar and spring water. This deliciously edible, sustain-ably harvested flower has a flavor reminiscent of raspberry and rhubarb with many cocktail and culinary applications, although its classic use is with sparkling wine.
$11.00 for a 11 flower bottle; $35 for a 50 flower bottle.

Honey Ridge Farms
Honey Ridge Farms is a family business based in Brush Prairie, Washington. Honey Ridge Farms produces five premium, pure, single-floral source varietals, all minimally processed and unfiltered to retain the unique flavor properties of each floral source, a unique, award-winning Balsamic Honey Vinegar, and Honey Cremes.
Prices range from $4.29 to $11.95.

Cheeses to Enjoy
For your next party, get to know the following cheeses: Jarlsberg, Boursin Garlic & Fine Herbs, Woolwich Dairy Triple Crème Goat Brie, and Lacteas García Baquero's Gran Maestre Manchego Curado. Norseland has over 20 recipes online.

Republic of Tea
The Republic Of Tea has introduced new "Little Citizens' Herb Teas." This is the first line of naturally caffeine-free, organic rooibos-based (Red Tea) Fair Trade certified herbal teas for children. Available in 3 varieties: STRAWBERRY VANILLA TEA (which we taste tested and it is quite good), TANGERINE TEA, and APPLE CHERRY TEA, the suggested retail price for a tin of 36 unbleached, round tea bags, free of strings, tags or staples is $10.50. For every tin sold, The Republic of Tea will contribute $1 to Room to Read. For more information visit their web site or call 1.800.298.4832

Newman's Own Organics Signature Series Chocolate
This 'better' chocolate bar carries the USDA Organic and Rainforest Alliance Certified seals. The flavors of the bars with their highest level of cocoa are: Dark (54% Cacao), Espresso Dark (54% Cacao), Orange Dark (54% Cacao), Super Dark (70% Cacao), Milk (34% Cacao), and Mocha Milk (34% Cacao).
2.25 oz. sells for $2.99 and 3.25 oz. sells for $3.69

Napa Valley Bistro all-natural Gourmet Pasta Sauces and "olive bar in a jar" specialty Olive Mixes.
Each product is blended with select Napa Valley wines and 100% pure extra-virgin olive oil. Classic Marinara sauce with Napa Valley Cabernet and imported Italian plum tomatoes, Creamy Marinara made with Napa Valley Cabernet and imported Italian Plum Tomatoes or savory Roasted Garlic with Napa Valley Pinot Noir.

Herbs & Spices Wonderland in Denver, Colorado
If you happen to be in Denver and have a fascination with herbs and spices, set aside an hour or so to visit one of the locations of SAVORY Spice Shop. This neighborhood-style herb & spice shop is amazing for the depth and range of inventory. The aromatics resulting from their on-site spices grinding and original recipe seasonings hand-blending is an exceptional experience. And, the staff is not only enthusiastic and knowledgeable about the spices and herbs, they are also gracious about taking all the time you need to explain the origin and history of a product, provide a taster, suggest usage, give you some recipe cards, and measure/weigh to your specifications. Great to have you in the neighborhood, Mike & Janet!

Sobieski Vodka Holiday Gift Set
This leading premium vodka in Poland has a festive, affordable red gift set that makes an ideal gift. The striking "Santa red" cylindrical packaging is both festive and sophisticated. This stocking stuffer is a real deal...no gift wrapping and a dozen recipes included. $10.99 for a 750 ml bottle

The Cheese Ambassador
The Cheese Ambassador Cheese Collections offer the perfect combination of cheeses.  With their array of cheese complements, cheese boards and cheese knives, creating a sumptuous cheese course is simple and elegant. Choose from their two collections: American Artisanal ( Aged Gouda, 3 Year Old Cheddar & Cave-Aged Blue) and Mediterranean
(Tipsy Goat - Spain, Port Salut® - France & Piave - Italy). $35; serves 4-6 people each.

Julia Baker Confections
Julia Baker Confections' signature chocolate recipes include truffles and hand-cut artisan chocolates, ranging in flavors from dark ganache to passion fruit. Each piece is handmade, prepared with meticulous care and great attention to detail, making for a superior chocolate experience. $23--$88.

Capresso MT500 Coffee Maker
Look for New Technologies, New Materials and New Features in this 10-cup Electronic Coffee Maker with unique alloy body and stainless steel thermal carafe. Brews 10 cups of coffee in under 8 minutes for maximum flavor and aroma and coffee is kept hot for up to 4 hours. Charcoal water filter removes up to 83% chlorine.
$179.99

Jekel Vineyards
Jekel Vineyards, founded in 1972, is recognized as one of the early pioneers in crafting world-class wines from Monterey County. Since our first vintage in 1978, we have built an international following for our critically acclaimed, premium Rieslings, Chardonnays, Pinot Noirs and Bordeaux blends (Cabernet Sauvignon & Merlot).
Suggested retail: $10.99--$14.99 per bottle.

Fire & Flavor
Seasoning products for at-home cooks that are both unique and affordable as well as brines, rubs, planks, wraps and skewers. Gourmet Made Simple: A Fresh Approach to Flavor with Gena Knox is packed with quick and easy recipe tips on how to grill dishes indoors and out. Book: $19.95

AirDry Wine Glass Drying Rack
The AIRDRY Wine Glass Drying Rack from architec is the perfect solution to air drying those nice wine glasses without the risk of them hitting each other or the rack falling over. Suggested retail: $14.99.

Bonterra Vineyards
Grapes certified and organically grown in Mendocino, California, help make Bonterra Wines special. Look for Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Chardonnay-Sauvignon Blanc, Merlot, Muscat, Roussanne, Shiraz-Carignane, Syrah, Viognier and Zinfandel. Suggested retail: $11.99--$14.99 per bottle.

Little Black Dress Wines
Just like its namesake, Little Black DressTM is a wine that goes with any occasion. It’s timeless and classic. It complements any taste, every style. Fashioned specifically to capture the pure essence of what a woman wants in a wine. Try their Merlot, Chardonnay, and Pinot Grigio – all from California. Suggested retail: $9.99 per bottle.

Oak Leaf Vineyards
Oak Leaf Vineyards provides high quality wine at extremely good prices. Available in five varietals -- Chardonnay, Pinot Grigio/Chardonnay, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and White Zinfandel -- Oak Leaf Vineyards wine looks like wines twice the modest price. The traditional label highlights four seasonal oak trees. Suggested retail: $1.97 -- $2.97 per bottle.

Nuwave® Pro Infrared Oven
Combining infrared conduction and convection heat, the Nuwave® Pro Infrared Oven cooks up to 50% faster than conventional ovens, and it requires no preheating or defrosting.  This adds up to energy savings of up to 70%. This three-way cooking technology cuts down on the time it takes to cook foods, allowing anyone to produce healthy meals with little effort and minimum energy.  The Nuwave® Pro Infrared Oven in black is available at Dillard's (www.dillards.com, 800-345-5273) with a suggested advertised retail price of $149.99.

Kuhn Rikon of Switzerland
Bright & colorful nonstick silicone whisks: Silicone Rainbow Whisks, Silicone Flat Whisk, & Silicone Butterfly Whisk. Dishwasher safe.
$14 - $16

Saeco Espresso Coffee Machine
The Aroma is a marriage between Saeco's legacy of Swiss quality and Italian styling, giving your countertop an espresso machine with performance and good looks. The Aroma features a powerful 15-bar pump, a pod adjustable pressurized portafilter, a cup warming surface, an 85 oz. removable water tank, and a steam and hot water wand with an exclusive Pannarello milk frothing device.
$332.49

William Bounds
Two-in-One Salt and Pepper Mill comes with containers of both Sea Salt and Black Peppercorns.
$49.99

KitchenAid.com
We all know how GREAT the Kitchen Aid stand mixers are, and KitchenAid.com offers a wide range of Silicon Bakeware (FDA approved, dishwasher, microwave, refrigerator and freezer safe), Gadgets (zesters, jar openers, ice cream scoops, etc.) and Cookware Sets and Pieces.

Charles Chocolates
Chuck (Charles) Siegel has been a part of the San Francisco chocolate scene since 1987, when he set out to redefine the world of fine chocolate confections. Enjoy his Edible and Signature Chocolate Boxes, Customized Products or Charles Chocolates Gift Cards. Retail store and Chocolate Bar in Emeryville, California. All products are
not only tasty, but also beautiful.

Preserve Kitchen by Recycline
Durable, stylish and dishwasher-safe Preserve Kitchen line of colanders, cutting boards and food storage containers comes in a variety of bright colors including Milk White, Berry Blue, Apple Green and Ripe Tomato. These items are made in the USA of 100% recycled materials by Recycline, one of America's premier brands for design-oriented,environment-friendly products. Available at Whole Foods Markets.

Zilosoap
Zilosoap from Frieling keeps hands fresh and cleaner than ever by eliminating odors naturally rather than covering them up.  A new concept in washing hands, it is surprisingly effective in removing the smell of garlic, fish, cheese and any number of popular culinary ingredients.  Part of the environmentally-friendly Smellkiller line, it contains a disc of high-grade stainless steel alloy that reacts with water and oxygen to neutralize odor-causing molecules.  Zilosoap comes in Red, Blue, Pink, Yellow or Black, with a lifetime guarantee.
$12 each

Dave's Gourmet Organic Red Heirloom Pasta Sauce
A fresh tasting sauce featuring fresh garlic, fresh herbs and organic heirloom tomatoes that burst with flavor. Try it tossed with your favorite
pasta, dusted with parmesan reggiano and a glass of merlot.
$8.99 per 26 oz. jar

Dave's Gourmet Organic Roasted Garlic & Sweet
Basil Pasta Sauce
Try this delicious combination of aromatic sweet basil, tomatoes, carrots, onions, extra virgin olive oil and fire roasted
garlic. It tastes just like an organic summer garden.
$8.99 per 26 oz. jar

Napa Valley Select and Prato Lungo olive oils from California.
Long Meadow Ranch in Rutherford in the Napa Valley is America's only combined winery and olive oil producer. Napa Valley Select and Prato Lungo are certified organic by California Certified Organic Farmers (CCOF).
Napa Valley Select: $20.00 per 375ml bottle (plus shipping and handling)
Prato Lungo: $45.00 per 500ml bottle (plus shipping and handling)

Kitchenaid
KitchenAid Stand Mixers have 25 Attachments & 14 Accessories. Add a pasta maker, food grinder, ice cream culinary kit, grain mill,
can opener, sausage stuffer or citrus juicer, and see how the stand mixer becomes more than just a mixer. Online ordering available.

Grab Em Snacks Plantain Chips
The Unrivaled Snacking Experience
Available in 6 Delicious Flavors Gourmet Plantain Chips: Sea Salt, Red Chili, Black Pepper Spice, Chili Garlic, Cajun Seasoning and Jalapeño.
1/4 lb Bag, 1/2 lb Bag and 1 lb Bag. Cost: $2.00 to $8.50 per bag.

Chantal Copper Fusion Cookware
Innovative. Dynamic. Different. Patented Copper-Fused Technology
Features a copper plate that is fused into the carbon steel core.
Copper is the best conductor of heat, resulting in a pan that
heats very quickly and evenly. Available in Platinum and Chili Red.
Prices from $49.99.

Jura-Capresso Automatic Coffee Center
Jura-Capresso Automatic Coffee Centers make the freshest, most aromatic coffee, espresso, cappuccino, and latte completely automatically. Jura AG, founded in 1931 in Switzerland and Capresso Inc., founded 1994 in the USA, have joined forces to bring you the finest Automatic Coffee Centers. With unique, innovative and user friendly features such as interchangeable frother systems, easy to read multi-language LED displays, elegant coffee brewing illumination, instructive videos and DVDs our line of IMPRESSA models offer a level of sophistication and high-end design not found anywhere else today.
IMPRESSA Z5 (Model # 13214) $3,249; IMPRESSA Z6 (Model # 13299) $3,659

Capresso CoffeeTEAM Therm
The only combination machine with a CONICAL BURR GRINDER and a stainless steel Thermal Carafe. Just pour in the beans, program the time AND the amount of coffee to be ground… and CoffeeTEAM does the rest and keeps your coffee hot for hours without reheating! Model #455. $299.99

Capresso H20 PLUS Glass Kettle
A practical household item in a beautiful design! The Capresso cordless H2O Plus glass water kettle with auto shut-offs and illuminated blue operating light boils water fast, quietly and safe...then shuts off automatically. A gleaming stainless steel dome which is easy to clean covers the concealed heating element. The German-made SCHOTT heat resistant glass has ounce and cup markings for easy filling.
Availavle in chrome finish or silver matte finish. Model #259. $69.99

Great'a Tomat'a
This unique new seasoning has been created to sprinkle on fresh sliced or diced tomatoes to dramatically improve their overall quality instantly. Great'a Tomat'a improves bland tasting tomatoes and can be used in recipes or used on sandwiches, salads, burgers, tacos and omelettes. 800.985.7172
$3.99 for a 2.25 oz. bottle

Vita-Mix Professional Series
This professional-grade appliance has more power, more control, more capacity and more options than a regular blender. The Professional Series performs an astounding number of food preparation tasks, including chopping, dicing, pureeing, blending, mixing, whipping and grinding a very wide variety of foods, from whole fruits and vegetables to spices, cheese, meats and coffee beans. It even crushes ice! Its powerful 2+ peak horsepower commercial-grade motor easily handles hot as well as frozen foods, and everything in-between. $499.00

All Natural Blended Spices--Wewoff.com
Wewoff offers a  selection of all natural blends that can be used as a seasoning, spice or rub including: take a dip with  Wewoff Spicy Vinegar Sauce; grill or roast with WewofWestern Spice Rub; replace your salt & pepper with Wewoff Salt & Jalapeno and accent your favorite foods with Tomb Hot Spice. Prices range from $6.49 to $7.69.

Handmade Gifts from Baseball's Hometown
Delight your friends and family with the rich, delicious taste of shortbread cookies from the Cooperstown Cookie Company. The cookies even look like regulation baseballs, right down to their seams. Try the Classic Baseball Shortbread, Boys of Summer Lemon Shortbread and the Mudville Mudball Chocolate Chip Shortbread. 607.435.5789

The Ultimate Cooking Tool
from
Kitchen Aid
Stand Mixers are a must for any serious cook. Both Tilt-Head and Bowl-Lift mixers are available in 8, 9, 11, 12, and 14 cup capacity. There is even a Cook for the Cure Edition in pink and $50 is donated from each sale to the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation. The 9 cup Artisan® Series model comes in 22 vibrant colors. 23 Stand Mixer attachments are available for the various models.

Chantal LiveSTRONG
Latte Mug, Loop Teakettle, Plates and More
Chantal Corporation, the only housewares manufacturer to offer this opportunity, has partnered with the Lance Armstrong Foundation. Chantal has designed an exclusive line of ceramic items featuring the LIVESTRONG logo. A portion of every sale goes directly to the Lance Armstrong Foundation.

KitchenAid
Need a quality toaster? Kitchenaid offers their top of the line PRO LINE® Series Toasters in 2 and 4 slice options. The stainless steel and die-cast metal construction makes this commercial grade toaster look great. A tone sounds when your toast is ready, raise the manual lift lever to check your toast without canceling the toasting cycle, and there is an optional sandwich rack for making grilled cheese sandwiches. $299 & $369

The Crummy Brothers Collections
Available Flavors: Each 7oz box contains 6 individually wrapped cookies.

  • Original Chocolate Chip (Dagoba Los Rios)
  • Chocolate Chocolate Chip (Dagoba Los Rios and Milk Chocolate)
  • Lemon Ginger Chocolate Chip (Dagoba Pacuare)
  • Orange Blossom Chocolate Chip (Dagoba Pacuare)
    USDA Certified Organic (QAI)KOF-K Certified Kosher (K-1404)
    MSRP $4.99 - $5.99 

KitchenAid
Ice Cream Maker | Stand Mixer Attachment

Make up to 2 quarts of fresh ice cream, sorbet and other frozen desserts with this stylish ice cream maker attachment for your KitchenAid stand mixer. $99.00

i-Roast Coffee Bean Roaster
For home use, i-Roast has professional roasting technology and roasts beans for 24 cups of coffee. It roasts for any brewing system: espresso, press, drip or perk. Control the flavor from light to dark to French Roast or anything in between.

SWISS gold
Has two new products: Permanent Tea-Filter and Permanent Coffee-Filter. Both are gold-plated, supply superior flavor and taste, are easy to clean, dishwasher safe and reusable. Made in Switzerland.

Laura's Wholesome Junk Food
Laura's aims to create healthy, vegan, kosher, wheat-free and gluten-free cookies and other sweets for health conscious families. It's really just about making good food that tastes good. Their Bite-lettes come in many flavors, such as these three new gluten-free cookie flavors: Better Brownie, Charlotte's Chocolate Chip, and Sally's Raisin. They also have one new (non-gluten-free) flavor, Lemon-Vanilla. Regular offerings include Oatmeal Chocolate Chip, Anna Banana Split, Oatmeal Raisin and Extreme Chocolate Fudge.

Kuhn Rikon Double Balloon Whisks
When whipping, it's all about volume and speed. These stainless whisking wizards double the number of working wires to give more volume more quickly. Plus, the springiness of the head magnifies the whisking power. Sturdy enough to act as all-purpose whisks. 10" & 12"
$14.00 - $16.00

Kuhn Rikon Deluxe Universal Opener
Triple your wrist power. Our newest ergonomic bottle opener breaks seals and opens bottles three ways. The "beak" of this stainless steel tool easily breaks vacuum pressure seals. Two sizes of "eyes" filled with ridged teeth hold snugly when fitted over screw tops. A quick counter-clockwise twist opens bottles from sodas to vitamins. $12.00

Mortar & Pestle
William Bounds Grate Grinder is perfect for making rubs and pastes, mincing garlic, peppercorns, flax seeds, sesame seeds and cilantro. $19.99

Chocolate Mill
Add a decorative topping of chocolate to desserts and drinks with this quick and easy Chocolate Mills from William Bounds.
Available at Williams-Sonoma. $34.99

The Latest in Disposal Flatware
Diamond® introduces the latest in elegant flatware – disposable plastic cutlery that transcends from casual to finer dining occasions. Heralding the first true innovation in disposable cutlery in a decade, the Signature Series™ cutlery line is ideal to use indoors or out, everyday or on special occasions. 24 box set costs $2.99

Diamond® Vintage Tin Collection of Matchboxes Provides Storage for More Than Just Matches
This exciting, Limited Edition Series includes six aluminum tins featuring different colorful nostalgic designs.  Each vintage illustration—farm setting, motorcycle, Powerlube lion, baseball, American rodeo, and trendy-lady with sun-glasses—makes the tins a great accent on the counter, table or bathroom. $1.69 per box

Alfajores Cookies
Alfajores (Al-fa-ho-res) are a South American type of Shortbread Cookie.  These delicious cookies come in many flavors, some seasonal such as pumpkin and also Dulce de Leche, Guava, Raspberry, Strawberry, Quince, White Chocolate, Chocolate Covered and other flavors and shapes. These delicious cookies are made at a shop in Southern California & can be successfully shipped. (818) 448-5185

Great Tasting Lozenges -- Total Breath Control
Imported herbal BREATHPATROL breath fresheners: created in a centuries old German factory by skilled craftsman. BREATHPATROL does not mask but eliminates breath odors from alcohol, tobacco, garlic, coffee and onions. These lemony-orange flavored lozenges are available at: www.breathpatrolwpg.com

Disney Ball Funsicle™ Kit and Disney Ball Jammin™ Kit
These kits give children fun and healthy snack options that involve some of Disney’s most beloved characters. These are fun and easy ways to introduce children to the joys of food preparation, capturing their attention while allowing them to experience the delicious fruits of their labor.
$8.99 each

Mushroom Salt & Pepper Mills
Available in bamboo, natural, cherry and walnut, these
William Bounds mills have a suggested retail price of $28.00 each and are available direct from William Bounds (800-473-0504) or online.

Match Guard
This innovative new matchbox has a tray release button, dispos-a-match chamber, is made of durable plastic and is water resistant. The box holds 125 large kitchen matches.

Ball® Fruit Jell® Freezer Jam Pectin
It has never been so simple to turn the freshness of berries into delicious jam for your family. This is for no-cook jams.

Big Chill Pastry Board
Kuhn Rikon offers this 16" x 16" board that is great for any dough that needs to stay cold (up to 2 hours)-pies, tarts, puff pastry, brioche, croissant and cookies. Store coolant packs in the freezer before using. $30.00

Salt Pig
The Salt Pig is the perfect salt dispenser to keep by the stove. Its wide mouth design allows for easy access while cooking, and the slight overhang helps keep dust and other particles out of the salt.  The William Bounds Salt Pig has a suggested retail price of $14.99 and is available direct from William Bounds (800-473-0504).

Cool Grind Blade Grinder
Capresso Coffee Grinder
The blade grinder with fastest safety stop and minimal heat build-up. Available in black, white, stainless steel, chrome or silver metallic. $19.99--$24.99

Spice Essentials Mill
features a unique rust-proof ceramic mechanism that can accommodate any type of sea salts.  It is one of the few mills designed for flavorful wet sea salts from France. This versatile mill can also be used with peppercorns and any dried spice or millable ingredient up to the size of a coffee bean.  The William Bounds Spice Essentials Mill is available nationwide at fine specialty and online retailers, including www.wmboundsltd.com (800-473-0504) for a suggested retail price of $44.99 in chrome and $28.99 in black or white.

Twist & Chop
Kuhn Rikon

Their newest chopper is their most compact and quickest. Pop an onion into the container, then hold the top and bottom in both hands. With a few, quick flicks of the wrists, the onion is reduced to a fine chop. Also good for shallots, pickles, and hot peppers.
$18.00

Wine Country Fig Food
by Sonoma, California Chef Sondra Bernstein
Chef/Owner of the girl & the fig restaurant
Dried Fig Compote, Apricot Fig Chutney, Black Mission Fig Syrup, Black Mission Fig Jam,Fig & Port Vinaigrette, Fig & Balsamic Vinegar
$7.50-$13.95

Alaea Hawaiian Red Sea Salt
A blended salt that marries the flavorful salt gathered from the Hawaiian reefs with the islands rich volcanic red clay. The result is a delightful salt that is traditionally used to season pork for the luau or to preserve fish after the big catch. Much more than a tenderizer, the salt also adds color to the top of fish, steak, potatoes or other vegetables.  William Bounds sea salts are available in 4-ounce tube for $6.99 and 8-ounce gift bottles with spoon for $15.99.  The William Bounds Alaea Hawaiian Red Sea Salt is available direct from William Bounds (800-473-0504).

Celtic Light Grey Sea Salt
Harvested off the coast of Northern France, this salt is a ‘wet salt’ known for its distinctive ocean flavor.  It also carries the natural trace elements and minerals of the ocean.  It is a great seasoning while cooking and great when served on the table. It is available in 4-ounce tube for $6.99 and 8-ounce gift bottles with spoon for $12.99.  The William Bounds Celtic Light Grey Sea Salt is available direct from William Bounds (800-473-0504).

Twisted Star Segmented Serving Plate
a festive star-shaped plate that fills any party with fun – and food by Chantal. The Twisted Star Segmented Serving Plate is 12 inches wide and is available in Glossy True Red or Classic White or Cornflower Blue. $30.00

Air Cleanser by Frieling smellkiller classic
Removes bad odors, anywhere; lasts a lifetime; guaranteed to work. $35-$57

Famous Perini Ranch Mesquite Peppered Beef Tenderloin
These selected tenderloins are gently roasted and mesquite smoked. The fully cooked tenderloin is then placed in a vacuum-sealed pouch and flash frozen to capture this wonderful flavor. Each tenderloin is numbered and recorded
. $88.00 for 2-2 1/2 lbs.

Glass Barware Beaded Party Packs
Meadowsweet Kitchens Swizzle Sticks

Fun and functional - for everyday entertaining and for the holidays-our glass barware accessories will keep your friends smiling.
Set of 12; $30.00

Hand-Held Julienne Mandoline (with Hand Guard)
by Kuhn Rikon
Now it's easy to cut professional-looking, matchstick shapes from all kinds of vegetables. The protective hand guard allows you to safely julienne all the way to a vegetable's stem end—no wasteful remnants. $24.00

Deluxe Dual Peeler by Kuhn Rikon
This cleverly designed tool incorporates two peelers in one. One side is a high-quality stainless steel peeler that makes peeling any vegetable or fruit a breeze. The second side is a julienne peeler. Very sharp, pointed teeth zip along the length of vegetables such as carrots, celery, cucumber, potatoes and parsnips to create long, thin shreds. $16.00

William Bounds Love Mill "WW" Pepper Mill
3 step adjusting ring for fine, medium or course- 6 1/4 inches; $28.00

William Bounds Love Mill "WW" Pepper Mill
3 step adjusting ring for fine, medium or course- 4 1/2 inches; $20.00

Sili Gourmet Silicone Pastry Brush
The patented design of the William Bounds Sili features widely spaced, ball headed silicone bristles, which evenly distribute oils, butter, or sauces. Ideal for use on the range, the oven, the BBQ, for anything from roasts to pastry dough.$15.00

Messermeister Premium German Cutlery
Granton Santoku Knife;
7 ¼ inches
One piece fully forged. Extra-wide chefs knives blades. Bolsterless edge. Hand polished edge. High carbon no-stain molybdenum vanadium tool steel. Riveted "POM" Polyoxymetholene handle. $ 55.50

Pep Art Vase Mill
Festive colors and pepper and salt in avant-garde style. The body of the wooden mill features a solid color, accented at the top and bottom with black and white designs including polka dots and stripes.  Available in two sizes, the Vase Mills are available in a variety of colors.  The 10-inch Vase Mill comes in red, green, black, orange, yellow and natural, with a suggested retail price of $59.99.  The 12-inch mill is available in mocha, blue, natural and red for a suggested retail price of $69.99.  The William Bounds Spice Essentials Mill is available nationwide at fine specialty and online retailers, including www.wmboundsltd.com (800-473-0504)

CAPRESSO INFINITY CONICAL BURR GRINDER
Marries commercial quality components
with artful design

CAPRESSO GRAND AROMA
Swiss precision roasted whole whole coffee beans.

SWEET TEMPTATIONS
Microwave homemade candy recipes from CDN,
the time and temperature company.

DESIGNED WITH COOKS IN MIND
Pepper chef electric mill from William Bounds Ltd.




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