Gourmet Goodies for the Holidays at Flower Hill Promenade

December 8, 2012

With the holiday season in full swing, Flower Hill Promenade is the perfect place to shop this year for the not-so-average party favors. Home to some of San Diego's premier retail brands, peruse the local goodies and be the stand-out-guest or one-of-a-kind host at all of the seasons' upcoming holiday festivities. These luxury boutiques offer unique gift ideas for any occasion encouraging shoppers to spice up the "Season of Giving" with something special this year.

Flower Hill's premier vendors offer exceptional gifts and goodies this holiday and include:

Dallman Chocolate Boutique- The place to go if you are a chocolate lover. Features fine European chocolates with traditional and exciting flavors that can be tasted individually or purchased in a gift box. There are weekly tastings and pairings that include chocolate and cheese, beer, wine and more.

Nothing Bundt Cakes- Cakes are available in both single serving "Bundtlets" and larger sizes, depending on the group of people being served. Perfect for every occasion, Nothing Bundt Cakes make great gifts or treats for the holidays. Customized corporate orders can be fulfilled by request. Some flavors include: Chocolate Chocolate Chip, White White Chocolate, Red Velvet, White Chocolate Raspberry, Carrot, Lemon, Marble, Cinnamon Swirl, and Pecan Praline.

Pannikin Coffee & Tea- Pannikin offers the finest in local fresh roasted coffee and imported teas as well as a full cafe menu. The cafe features items that are prepared to order for both breakfast and lunch. Pannikin's own bake shop provides a wide variety of special and unique offerings every day, including gourmet cakes, fresh fruit desserts and an assortment of pies.

Venissimo Cheese and Wine Bar- For the cheese lover who want a culturally enriching experience, Venissimo applies serious craftsmanship to the art of cheese-making by utilizing their personal trademark in this century old practice. Enjoy the results of their labor this holiday and gratify your soul! The cheese and wine bar also features: American Farmstead Cheeses, Special Imported Cheeses, and Gourmet food items. Party platters and extraordinary gift baskets are offered for the holidays.

The Wine Connection- One of San Diego's leading specialty wine stores. Established in 1996, The Wine Connection is family owned and operated with the ultimate goal of providing their customers with the best service, prices and selection. Their knowledgeable staff can help make wine buying easy and fun this holiday! The Wine Connection carries an extensive selection of wines from North America, Europe, Australia, South Africa, South America and more.

Three Dog Bakery- If you love dogs, this is the place to get the best all natural, oven-baked dog treats, pastries and food. They select premium all natural ingredients and then oven bake them to perfection. There are no added chemicals, fillers, or refined sugars; only the best dog food for your furry companions! Three Dog Bakery also loves cats and makes the best all natural 'We Pity the Kitties' cat treats.

Liberty Tobacco- Opening its doors for business in 1975, Liberty Tobacco is San Diego's oldest, independent retail tobacco shop. Liberty's wholesale division services many of San Diego's finest restaurants, hotels and golf courses. Products range from imported cigars, high-grade pipes, and accessories for all smokers.

Flower Hill Promenade is located at 2720 Via De La Valle in Del Mar.

Promenade Hours:
Monday - Saturday 10am - 6pm
Sunday 12pm - 5pm
Some stores and restaurants offer extended hours.