MODESTO — When we asked for local, low-cost holiday gift ideas, reader Vy Nguyen jumped in with this suggestion, referring to it as these puffed toffee things that are beyond addicting and very affordable under $6 for a decent size bag! Throughout the holiday season, we are offering suggestions of gifts for $20 or less, available at local merchants.
Name of the store: Stewart and Jasper Orchards
Item: Almond Popcorn
Item description: Caramel popcorn with roasted almonds
This is a perfect gift for: Anyone
About the store: Stewart and Jasper produces confections, almond products, gift baskets and wines.
Pertinent info: 1500 McHenry Ave., Modesto, (in McHenry Village). Open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Wednesdays, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays, and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sundays. (209) 577-6887. www.stewartandjasper.com
Got some creative, low-cost gift ideas of your own? Share them by emailing Patty Guerra at email@example.com.