This Thanksgiving, consider pouring these high quality California wines, along with these other taste-pleasing treats and healthy offerings.
Kenwood Vineyards: Jack London Vineyard
Red Wine blend – Sonoma Mountain 2018
Kenwood Vineyards has exclusively crafted wine from the renowned vineyards of Jack London’s historic ranch for more than 40 years. Influenced by high mountainous elevations and rich, volcanic soil, the unique terrain creates the intense flavors and characteristics found in Jack London wines.
This wine is a red blend that combines a selection of the best lots of Merlot, Zinfandel and Syrah from the Jack London ranch, offering a bouquet of ripe red fruit aromas and a rich palate with soft tannins. Savor it with vegetables, sauces, turkey and sides.
Kenwood Vineyards: Six Ridges
Russian River Valley – Pinot Noir 2018
Six Ridges celebrates the flavor and original character of Sonoma County’s most lauded wine region. This is named after the mountain ridges that border their vineyards and contribute to the creation of memorable, distinctive flavors. In this wine, delicate Pinot Noir grapes exhibit lush berry notes and well-integrated tannins. This is flavorful and exquisite.
Cabernet Sauvignon – Sonoma-Mendocino
This Cabernet Sauvignon blend is crafted from a majority of Sonoma County grapes for a smooth, seamless and tasteful wine. With a touch of black cherry, herbs, and cassis, oak also contributes and earthy spice flavor that pairs well with stuffing, turkey, family and friends.
Salute! Read more and order at kenwoodvineyards.com
Brightly — Shop Sustainably
Pour your Thanksgiving and holiday gifts and support small businesses at the same time through these recycled glasses at Brightly. Drinking your wine will be a lot more fun and colorful with these stemless wine glasses that were handblown in Tonalá, Mexico. They make fantastic holiday gifts as well because they’re gorgeous and will be used for years, year round, and are sturdy and unique. Brightly does everything with the planet in mind and practices sustainability, has transparent supply chains with workers being paid fairly, uses planet-friendly materials and works with ethical brands. Enjoy and shop their eco-goodness.
Pure Origin Coffee – Dessert’s Partner
Giving back is what Pure Origin Coffee is all about. This brand empowers the farmers of six different countries with each purchase. Some of the ways your purchase will change their lives include clean water initiatives, access to safe medical care, advancing women’s education and more. Pure Origin takes all the risk by buying each farm’s beans upfront, too. If the coffee doesn’t sell, the programs still flourish! Gift your friends and family some delicious, sustainably sourced coffee and support the farmers who grew it this holiday season, and pair it with pumpkin pie this Thanksgiving.
Azuluna Foods: Chicken Bone Broth
Chef-made, artisan delivery meals! At Azuluna Foods where regenerative farming results in superior food and stronger communities, chickens are raised with unrestricted access to a green pasture and a holistic, forage-fed diet, which results in meat and bones that are significantly more nutrient-dense than traditional poultry. For maximum nutrient extraction, Azuluna Foods slowly roast chicken bones with organic vegetables and herbs until caramelized and fragrant before slow-simmering for 16+ hours. Then their broth is fortified with fresh sage, turmeric, and bay leaf for powerful health-enhancing benefits. Their pasture-raised, antibiotic-free Chicken Bone Broth will have your skin glowing with collagen, as well as your joints nimble, and your immunity level bolstered. They also use filtered water and their bone broth is crafted by classically trained chefs. You’ll find ready-to-eat meals, too. Nourish yourself or someone you love. Use 50% off your first purchase with GROW50.
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Congo Coffee – Highland Sustainable Ground Coffee
This medium roast ground coffee 100% Arabica coffee from Costa Rica is harvested at 1600 meters high, using traditional techniques and processed with cutting edge technology for the ultimate in quality and flavor.
Costa Rica 100% Arabica, 8.8oz, non-GMO
Congo Plantain Chips
All natural, 0 trans fat, gluten free, salty and delicious! Imported from Ecuador, these plantains come in Salted, Garlic, and Ripe Maduro flavors. Plantains contain more vitamins and minerals than potato chips and are just as tasty. Plantains are q sugar-free vegetable and truly a hidden superfood. They’re high in fiber, potassium, and low in cholesterol, too. So fill a snack bowl for guests at your holiday tables.
You’ll also find fruits, exotic fruits, roots, herbs, and vegetables on the Congo Tropicals site.
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