California Producers

We are eager to find exceptional California food producers to add to our portfolio. Here are the people and products that we represent:                                                                                                                                                    



ALL GOOD SAUCE – SAN GABRIEL Sue Park makes wonderfully clean, hot, and versatile mango-habanero chili sauce.




Bella Vado logo  BELLA VADO – VALLEY CENTER The da Silva family grows Organic avocados on their 70 acre ranch. Fruit is picked by hand, allowed to ripen, then mechanically pressed to yield an unfiltered emerald green oil.



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HURLEY FARMS – NAPA VALLEY Sheri Hurley’s gorgeous preserves are made from fruit grown on her family farm or sourced from neighboring orchards.





JADE CHOCOLATES – SAN FRANCISCO The flavors of Mindy Fong’s sensational chocolate bars and truffles take inspiration from Asia and the Pacific Islands.




JAKE’S CASTRO KITCHEN – SAN FRANCISCO Jake Blaine makes creates artisan jams, jellies, sauces, and chutneys from fresh San Francisco Bay Area produce.





logoKIKA’S TREATS – LOOMIS  Cristina Arantes infuses traditional Brazilian flavors into chocolate-covered caramelized graham crackers, coconut shortbread, salted palm-sugar caramels, and honey cakes.



Winemakers Kimia and Erik Miller press juice from unripened winegrapes to produce verjus at their Kokomo Winery. Verjus is a natural acid that enhances flavor in many dishes.


LETTERPRESS CHOCOLATE – LOS ANGELES David and Corey Menkes source rare cocoa worldwide for their young bean-to-bar endeavor.  All bars are dark, lovely, sweetened with organic sugar, and exquisitely packaged.



L’AMOURETTE CHOCOLATE – SAN FRANCISCO  Andre uses Venezuelan and Columbian cacao beans to create a unique assortment of beautiful dark chocolate bars.




MAISON DE MONACO – SAN FRANCISCO  Coco Guilhem simmers mall batch recipes in a copper kettle to make unique preserves containing 70% fruit.



MARSHALL’S FARM HONEY – NAPA VALLEY  Raw, pure, unfiltered,  kosher honey is extracted from hives in Northern CA mountains, valleys, and seacoasts



logo NAPA CAKES – NAPA VALLEY  Marjorie Caldwell bakes traditional,  apricot-almond, and walnut-fig panforte with CA ingredients.  These moist and dense cakes are wonderful for dessert and attractive on a cheese plate.



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NAPA COOKIE COMPANY – NAPA  Wine country caterer Melissa Teaf bakes sweet and salty wine snaps that pair wonderfully wine and cheese.




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NOCI FOODS – WALNUT CREEK   Adam Harris makes walnut terrazzo from California walnuts, honey, maple syrup, and sea salt. These bars slice beautifully and their salty-sweetness makes them particularly cheese-friendly.



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NUTHOUSE! GRANOLA – BERKELEY Craig Boon combines organic oats, local whole nuts, dried fruit, and maple syrup to make this rustic and beautiful granola.



OFF THE FARM – PALO CEDRO Premium fruit-based nutrition bars by Brothers David and Gary Thomas



PASTA POETRY – NAPA  Linda Cerda Scheibal produces exquisitely delicate hand cut and air-dried egg pasta.




POLLEN RANCH – LEMON COVE Hand collected fennel pollen and dill pollen are prized spices.  Pure pollen and pollen-based spice blends are packed in cylindrical tins.


P.O.P. CANDY CO – SANTA MONICA Adult flavors of sweet & savory butter-crunch toffee by Bill Waiste and Rachel Flores



Carolina-style PRICKLY PIG – OAKLAND Karen Kilkenny’s legendary Bay Area pulled-pork parties lead to endless requests for her uniquely tangy Carolina-style barbeque sauce and rubs.





logoSONOMA CHOCOLATIERS – SEBASTAPOL  David Gambill sources Scharffen Berger Chocolate, Stornetta Butter, and other local ingredients to produce luscious organic soft caramels and innovative dark chocolates


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SONOMIC “almost vinegar” – PETALUMA  Caryn and Bill Reading blend Cabernet Sauvignon or Muscat juice with select local vinegar to produce complex, rich, and mildly acidic condiment akin to an aged balsamic.



logoTHE SMOKED OLIVE – PETALUMA   Al Hartman invented a method to smoke CA olive oil without over-exposing it to harmful heat, light, or oxygen. He makes smoked brown sugar too!


logoSWEET SYDNEY’S – SAN FRANCISCO Family recipes from Sydney Doyle and her father Dan. Lemon bars, brownies, ginger snaps, snicker doodles, oatmeal-raison, and chocolate chunk cookies are deliciously gluten-free.



THE TEA ROOM CHOCOLATES – SAN LEANDRO Heinz Rimann brought his Swiss expertise to California to lead a small group of chocolatiers who infuse organic chocolate with fine organic loose tea from around the globe.



P-4HARDWOOD CREATIONS – DAVIS David Levy has been designing and crafting durable laminated hardwood cheese boards for over 35 years.