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[18 Dec 2010 | One Comment | 539 views | Foodie Love, Life in the Valley]
Local Salt Lake Food-Gifts: Wine & Spirits Edition

Surprisingly, Salt Lake has a good variety of local spirits to choose from that would make great gifts for Christmas this year.
To start, there’s the new Epic Beer that comes in generous 22 ounce bottles.  They have a variety of beers to choose from with well designed labels and full bodied flavor.
In addition to Epic Beers, you have your classic Salt Lake brews from Squatters, Wasatch Beers, and Dessert Edge.  If you have…

[18 Dec 2010 | 2 Comments | 986 views | Foodie Love, Life in the Valley]
Local Salt Lake Christmas Food-Gift Ideas: Market & Deli Edition

Last week I posted about local food gifts from Bakeries around Salt Lake City. I wanted to also share with you some ideas for some more savory food gifts.  Salt Lake has several great markets, delis and grocery stores that sell local fresh food that would make excellent gifts.
At Caputo’s Market you could pick up anything from artisan salami to gourmet balsamic vinegar.  Creminelli Artisan Salami is one of a kind in the U.S.,…

[8 Dec 2010 | 2 Comments | 954 views | Foodie Love, Life in the Valley]
Local Salt Lake Christmas Food-Gift Ideas: Bakery Edition

As my husband and I ponder about what to get friends and family for Christmas, we become more sensitive to how we spend money this time of year.  Our desire this year is to spend with local vendors in Salt Lake City, Utah:  restaurants, shops, etc.  We hope to give gifts that are not wasteful and full of love and care.  I came up with a list of a few bakeries and cafes in Salt…