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Holiday Gift Basket Foods

A holiday basket of New England foods brings glad tidings to friends and family. More suggestions: New England food gifts 1. Molasses-and-clove cookies. Dancing Deer Baking Company, Roxbury, MA. 888-699-3337, dancingdeer.com 2. Mix a batch of fresh scones, as good as Nana’s. Bristol Harbor Homemade, Bristol, RI (bristolharborhomemade.com), marketed by The New England Cupboard, Bangor, […]

By Annie Copps

Oct 20 2008

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A holiday basket of New England foods brings glad tidings to friends and family. More suggestions: New England food gifts

1. Molasses-and-clove cookies. Dancing Deer Baking Company, Roxbury, MA. 888-699-3337, dancingdeer.com

2. Mix a batch of fresh scones, as good as Nana’s. Bristol Harbor Homemade, Bristol, RI (bristolharborhomemade.com), marketed by The New England Cupboard, Bangor, ME. 207-941-1152; newenglandcupboard.com3. Perfectly roasted nut mixes, butters, and dried fruits. Fastachi, Watertown, MA. 800-466-3022, 617-924-8787; fastachi.com4. Sublime baklava. Mike’s Greek Gold, Harrisville/Dublin, NH. 603-827-3514; mikesgreekgold.com5. Heavenly chai. Portsmouth Tea Company, Somersworth, NH. 877-397-9541, 603-692-4043; portsmouthtea.com6. Delectable honey. Champlain Valley Apiaries, Middlebury, VT. 800-841-7334, 802-388-7724; champlainvalleyhoney.com7. Spread the joy and the fruit, in 16 flavors. Deborah’s Kitchen, Littleton, MA. 617-216-9908; deborahskitchen.com8. Oatmeal-raisin cookies — addictive. Kayak Cookies, Cummaquid, MA (kayakcookies.com), marketed by Formaggio Kitchen, Cambridge, MA. 888-212-3224, 617-354-4750; formaggiokitchen.com9. Quality old-style stone-ground cornmeal. Kenyon Corn Meal Company, Usquepaugh, RI. 800-753-6966, 401-783-4054; kenyonsgristmill.com10. Luscious Samuel Adams Chocolate Bock. Boston Beer Company, Boston, MA. 888-726-2326, 617-368-5000; samueladams.com