Authentic Paso Robles Gifts- Gourmet Delights by Tina Swithin, Travel Paso Robles Alliance
Tuesday, December 20, 2011
We've dedicated this blog series to some truly authentic Paso Robles gifts that will delight those on your Christmas list. How authentic, you ask? They are grown right here in Paso Robles!
Paso Robles is quickly becoming known as a producer of fabulous olive oils. Just when I think that I know everything about Paso,I discover something new. For instance, Niner Wine Estates produces more than just great wines. They also produce olive oil! The Niner Wine Estates Olive Oil is estate grown from their eastside Bootjack Ranch Vineyard property, carefully made and bottled in limited quantities each year. This vintage is a blend of Arbequina, a Spanish variety and Frantoio, an Italian variety. The Arbequina
brings a buttery mouthfeel and a peppery finish, while the Frantoio offers fruity aromas and a sweet sensation which makes them excellent blending partners. The 2010 Extra Virgin is medium-bodied, mildly pungent and tastes overall very clean. It finishes with a light spicy almond note. This would make a splendid stocking stuffer for the gourmet goddess in your life.
While olives and wine seem to take the spotlight in Paso Robles, there is an amazing little farm in Paso Robles which deserves a place on the stage. Bring in the holidays with the joy of gourmet treats from Limerock Orchards, Paso Robles' wine country walnut farm. I had the pleasure of speaking to Olivia Wenger of Limerock Orchards who was happy to share her scrumptious Walnut HolidayTaster with Inside Paso Robles. This delicious gift includes 4 lbs of organic, in-shell walnuts, 250ml roasted walnut oil and 8 ounces of creamy, raw walnut butter and a walnut oil recipe card. Yum!
Each product from Limerock Orchards is produced from their delicious, dryland farmed walnuts which are known for their sweet, buttery flavor. While you are doing your holiday shopping at Limerock Orchards, I highly recommend picking up some extra walnut butter for your own kitchen. It's amazing on everything from crepes to hot cereal.
Niner Wine Estates is located at 2400 Highway 46 West in Paso Robles
www.ninerwine.com or call 805-239-2233.
Limerock Orchards is located at 7210 Vineyard Drive in Paso Robles
www.limerockorchards.com or call 805-238-6887
12/20/2011 11:13:17 AM
Leave Your Comments
Verify that you are human by dragging the
icon into the box
Please drag the indicated image into the “DROP ICON HERE” box
Art & Culture in Paso Robles
33rd Annual Paso Robles Wine Festival May 14th to 17th
Our Guests Had a Blast at Vintage Paso Weekend!
Kick Your Heels Up at the Cutting Horse Show
February is Hotel Month in Paso Robles!
Three Great Ideas for Valentine’s Day in Paso Robles:
Ring in the New Year in Paso Robles Wine Country at the Adelaide Inn
Community Spirit On the Vine Street Victorian Showcase
November Winemaker's Event You Can't Miss!
Enjoying Fall in Paso Robles
May 2015 (1)
April 2015 (1)
March 2015 (2)
February 2015 (1)
January 2015 (1)
1215 Ysabel Avenue Paso Robles, California 93446
Become A Friend
Mail To A Friend
Services & Amenities
Packages & Promotions
Wine Tour and Tasting Package
Wine Country Spa Package
Hearst Castle Package
Wineries & Tasting Rooms
Things to Do
Email to a Friend
1215 Ysabel Avenue, Paso Robles, CA 93446
Hotel Website Design by Digital Hospitality