Fans of true artisan-produced food know it simply doesn’t get any better than the gourmet specialty food extravaganza at the Mountain View Art & Wine Festival, September 8-9 on Castro Street.
Artisan-crafted foods are prepared in small batches from personally-nurtured recipes, often from scratch using the world’s finest ingredients.
For festivalgoers, it’s the perfect opportunity to sample and purchase these incredible edibles as well as chat with the actual producer –– while strolling and savoring this world-class festival. Bon appetit!
Artisan food purveyors include:
TERRI SUE'S TOFFEE
… gourmet toffees, brittles, caramels, apples, giant marshmallows, cookies, fudge, and the world’sbest chocolate dipped caramel apples!
… premium flavored vinaigrettes, balsamics, maple syrups, oils
MI DISTINCTIVE TASTES
… balsamic vinegars and olive oils
NAN'S GOURMET FOODS
… gourmet olive oil and blends, and barrel-aged balsamic vinegars
PRIMO'S GOURMET FOODS
… family recipe dips, spices, sauces, garlic mushrooms, stuffed olives, mustards, pickled garlic, green beans and asparagus, fruit butters and marinades
R & J TOFFEES
… world-class, handmade almond toffee
MUNCH N' GRUB
… the world’s finest beef jerky plus tender roasted corn nuts
ALL STAR DIPS
… gourmet dips, soups, desserts, dry rubs
… California grown pomegranate fruit spread, molasses, syrup, marinade, grilling sauce, grenadine, balsamic vinegar
THE HONEY LADIES
… 100% Grade A pure honey harvested from their own bees and bottled for purchase along with beeswax candles, bee pollen, royal jelly and honey soap
2 ENGLISH LADIES
… all natural British teas, curds, shortbread, scone mix, traditional royal cream, cream tea packs, vinaigrette dressings and marinades, and curds with a kik
… the world’s finest balsamic vinegar and infused olive oil in a multitude of flavors
KINDRED COOKS CARAMEL
… dangerously delicious caramels. Handmade. Soft. Worth it. Soft and chewy, but don't stick to your teeth. Just one bite, and you'll be hooked.
… the world’s finest estate grown 100% Kona coffee and macadamia nuts from the Big Island
NOUSA'S CAKES & SWEETS
… we believe in creativity of the craft and the best quality ingredients. We strive to build a relationship with each customer and bring your cake visions to life! Have you tried our Baklava? Bet you can't have just one!
KITCHEN WITCH GOURMET
… loose leaf tea and specialty spices. We believe all should enjoy a great cup of tea, add the Spice of Life to every meal you can and explore the magic of positive intent.
… why not Unlimited Chocolate? Because we have no intention to ever produce mass market chocolate. All our batches are made from the highest quality beans, crafted to bring out the best flavors.
… the creamy, silky texture of this sauce combined with the chili pepper flavor makes it perfect for anything. Enjoy it with fries, burritos, pizza, eggs, you name it! Bon appetit!
… a female owned online bakery serving brownies and blondies in three dietary options: Regular (Made with Dairy & Flour), Vegan or Gluten Free. Everything is made from scratch and they only use humanely farmed, locally sourced, organic dairy for their Regular items, organic coconut oil for their Vegan items, absolutely no artificial ingredients or preservatives, non GMO ingredients and no corn syrup.