OAKDALE — At the risk of being too cute, this is a gift too gouda to pass up. Who wouldnt enjoy receiving some locally made cheese, along with summer sausage to complement it? Folks at Oakdale Cheese & Specialties have a variety of gifts available; this is one that looks especially tasty. Throughout the holiday season, we are offering suggestions of gifts for $20 or less, available at local merchants.
Name of the store: Oakdale Cheese & Specialties
Item: Two wedges of gouda and one summer sausage chub
Item description: You can choose from 10 flavors of cheese. Each weighs a bit more than a half-pound.
This is a perfect gift for: Any gathering of people with a good appetite for cheese and such.
About the store: The Bulk family is celebrating 30 years of making specialty gouda cheese in the old-style Holland tradition.
Pertinent info: 10040 Highway 120, Oakdale. Open daily from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Call (209) 848-3139 or visit www.oakdalecheese.com.
Have some creative, low-cost gift ideas of your own? Share them by emailing Patty Guerra at firstname.lastname@example.org.