Gingery Steak and Brie Sliders with Cranberry Balsamic Sauce from The Olive Press prep time: 20 minutes cook time: 4 hours total time: 4 hours 20 minutes servings:  15 sliders INGREDIENTS SHORT RIBS (VEGETARIANS TRY USING MUSHROOMS)  5 pounds bone in short ribs may use another cut of meat if desired  2 tablespoons olive oil  salt and pepper  1/4 cup soy sauce  1/4 cup Worcestershire sauce  1/2 cup cranberry […]

If you’ve ever been to Argentina (first off, lucky you), then you’re familiar with resisting the urge to stockpile one of their most famous desserts. Yes, alfajores. This Argentian delicacy pronounced “alpha jor” in its singular format is an embodiment of the perfect dessert. They are, according to the Huffington Post, “the best cookie you’ve […]

In the land of all things delicious, anticipating a new restaurant opening becomes par for the course. When the flavors of Argentina arrive in wine country, you quickly take inventory of your lunch and dinner go-to’s, knowing that you’ll soon be adding a new locale to the mix. When those flavors are coming from SF’s […]

Gott’s Roadside Gott’s Roadside never fails to knock our tastebuds off when it comes to their seasonal specials. Their late summer line-up is begging to be ordered: Heirloom Tomato “A” BLT Thick slices of organic heirloom tomatoes topped with 6 pieces of crisp Zoe’s bacon, romaine lettuce, Haas avocado & house-made lemon mayo on toasted […]

  If you’ve had El Porteño’s food – you’d remember. Whether it’s the melt in your mouth savoriness of their superstar empanadas or the decently sweet alfajores, guests have been lining up around the SF Ferry Building for years to dig into Joseph Ahearne’s traditionally modern take on this famous Argentinian fare. Now you don’t […]

In our most recent newsletter, we shared some of The Olive Press‘ favorite ways to celebrate grilling season. From searing corn and adding some amazing Sriracha butter, (just mix up their Olive Press Sriracha spice), dousing Portabello mushrooms with their classic balsamic to marinading your best meats with their Italian blend, up your grill game […]

Shared from Fatted Calf’s newsletter, sign-up here. Few foods can claim truer American roots than the beautiful, bountiful bean. The wild ancestor of the common bean was domesticated both in Mexico and in the Peruvian Andes many thousands of years ago. The species Phaseolus Vulgaris spread its creeping tendrils throughout the Americas where early cultures […]

Hog Island Oyster Co. With Hog Island promising all things fresh and briny, a must eat when you’re at the market is the humble oyster. And why stop at just 6 or 12, when there are so many ways to enjoy these salty fruits of the sea? Grab a bushel and have them shucked immediately, […]

Napa Valley Distillery

As you make your way into the heart of the holiday season, kick the festivities up a notch with unique cocktail ingredients from Napa Valley Distillery. From dirty martinis to hot toddies, the Distillery Bar Shop has you covered. One thing you’ll want to grab before it’s gone is the apricot old fashioned set for […]

Napa Valley Distillery Mule Kit

Celebrate the season “Napa Style” with a 100% handmade Napa Mule Kit from Napa Valley Distillery. Regularly $67, now just $49 for a limited time only. This is California after all, not Moscow. It’s still 80 degrees in mid-November. So be a good host and mix up a few rounds of the Distillery’s amazing Napa […]

Hollywood Ginn

In a world, where one Ginn just isn’t enough, we’re back, with Part 2! One of Napa Valley Distillery’s most well-known products is the Old Hollywood Ginn, and it is a timeless classic. Inspired by the graceful and renowned Hollywood glamour of years gone by, their original Ginn should evoke the feeling of a stylish […]

What do you give the bride and groom who have everything? Jerky, of course! This June Fatted Calf’s Jerky of The Month is a Korean style beef jerky, known as yukpo, typically given as a ceremonial wedding gift. The happy marriage of pear juice, soy, honey and Korean gochugaru chile give this beef jerky a […]

Fatted Calf corned beef

Fatted Calf corned beef is ready just in time for St. Patrick’s Day. You don’t need the luck of the Irish to nab one of these succulent beauties. Just reserve one for pick up by emailing napashop@fattedcalf.com or order by phone at (707) 256.3684. Cooking Fatted Calf Corned Beef Corned beef is the dish that […]

CHOCOLATE MOUSSE

Do something special for your loved one and whip up the decadent, ultimate-chocolate-lovers extra virgin olive oil mousse. The delicate extra virgin olive oil used in this recipe adds a heavenly, silky, melt-in-your-mouth texture. Stop by The Olive Press today and knock your Valentine’s day dessert out of the park! Taste tested and higly approved […]

Hudson Greens & Goods citrus

Winter is California citrus season and Hudson Greens & Goods currently has an abundant and delicious assortment of fruit: tangerine, pomelo, cara cara navel, ruby grapefruit, yuzu, pink variegated lemon and makrut lime to name a few. The health benefits of citrus are extensive — they provide a good source of fiber, contain flavonoids which promote […]

Napa Valley Distillery mocktails

No matter what your resolution is, Napa Valley Distillery has something to help you out! Still recovering from your New Year’s festivities? Step up to the bar for a hangover cure. Want to build your bar and learn to mix cocktails that will impress all of your guests? Their bar club is the perfect way […]

Fatted Calf gift basket

It’s beginning to look a lot like the holidays around The Fatted Calf! The kitchen is in full swing preparing all of your favorite seasonal delights from creamy boudin blanc with chestnuts to decadent foie gras terrines with Madeira. Gift baskets are being filled with holiday treats: locally made jams and syrups, freshly pressed new […]

NAPA VALLEY DISTILLERY

Make your way over to Napa Valley Distillery for some festive cocktail fixings! In addition to their ready-to-go gift sets their knowledgeable staff are excited to create custom cocktail kits for you and your loved ones. They’ve stocked up for the holidays with great products like copper bar sets and vintage glassware that’ll make any […]

The very first batch of extra virgin olive oil of the season, Olio Nuovo translates directly to “new oil.” Prized for its grassy flavors and spicy finish, it is full of very fine olive oil particles that are suspended in the oil giving it more intense flavors. Meant to be used immediately in order to […]

Napa Valley Distillery

Forget sugar plums, grab some plum brandy! This season, make sure to stop by the Napa Valley Distillery. They have just released a limited edition brandy made entirely from plums! This Plum Brandy was aged for five years, and finished in Napa Valley Port barrels for just about 13 months. The subtle sweetness drawn from […]

Fatted Calf Thanksgiving

Here are a few options to make your Thanksgiving a little easier… Holiday Offerings from The Fatted Calf Heritage turkeys will be flying out the door at The Fatted Calf this month. While turkey is definitely the talk of the town, Fatted Calf also has a host of holiday offerings beyond their big birds. Turkey brine kits make easy […]

Napa Valley Distillery Tonics

This November, swing by Napa Valley Distillery and check out their selection of spiced tonic syrups. Add these tonics to your Gin and Tonics, Vodka Tonics, or a nice warm holiday cocktail. They have a variety of tonics that will bring your cocktails to new heights and bring warmth to the cold days ahead. They have […]

Costume Exchange

Oxbow Public Market remains open as a gathering place for our community. Join us for a special Locals’ Night on Tuesday, October 24, from 5-8 pm, featuring live music by LoWatters, specials from our merchants, and a costume exchange. Be eek-o-friendly this Halloween by bringing a gently used costume to exchange for a “new to […]

Fall cocktail

Make sure to visit Napa Valley Distillery this season for the perfect fall cocktail. Their special includes their Old Hollywood Ginn, Yes Cocktail Company’s tonic syrup, and Napa Valley Bitters toasted oak bitters. Old Hollywood Ginn:  A recipe that’s LA Confidential and so very “Hush Hush,” Old Hollywood Ginn is a speakeasy style spirit infused […]

Cauliflower frittata

Whole Spice will be offering a 20% discount the last three days of October so you can stock up on all your favorite spices and herbs!  In the meantime, try this delicious cauliflower frittata recipe, which can be served for breakfast, lunch or dinner!  The spice used is the so-called “French curry,” Vadouvan, believed to […]

Fork It Over

The 6th Annual Fork It Over, held September 16th at Oxbow Public Market, raised $100,000 to support the Community Action of Napa Valley (CANV) Food Bank. The evening began with a reception in the Copia gardens featuring CIA at Copia chefs, several of Oxbow Public Market’s artisan merchants and Oxbow District wineries, with music provided […]

Make this delicious Whole Spice Hummus recipe for your next summer BBQ. It’s sure to be a hit! (Serves 6) Ingredients: 1 cup dry garbanzo beans 2 1/2 cups water 6 Tbs. tahini paste 6 Tbs. fresh lemon juice 3/4 tsp. sea salt 1 garlic clove, minced 1/4 tsp. cumin powder Olive Oil (for drizzling) […]

Live Fire Pizza

Welcome Oxbow Public Market’s newest addition: Live Fire Pizza, offering inventive California style wood-fired pizza, along with a selection of Italian sandwiches and salads that celebrate the flavors of the Napa Valley. Restaurant industry veterans Michael Levine, Scott Rodrick and Ervan Lim enlisted Liza Shaw, former executive chef of San Francisco’s A16 and consultant to […]

Whole Spice Golden Milk

Whole Spice will be offering a 20 percent discount the last three days of June! One spice in particular has been getting much deserved attention, and that’s turmeric! It is known for its many health benefits, especially its anti-inflammatory properties. You can buy organic turmeric powder from Whole Spice in bulk for $2/oz ($14.40/lb) or in a […]

Ginn & tonic

Swing by the Napa Valley Distillery tasting room and check out their June special! They’ve got one of their most popular cocktail kits available for a shockingly low price! This kit includes their scrumptious Old Hollywood Ginn, a bottle of Bob’s Abbotts bitters, and El Guapo Tonic syrup. A true crowd favorite! Old Hollywood Ginn […]

Hudson bagels

Hudson Greens & Goods is now offering delicious noshes from Wise Sons Jewish Delicatessen in San Francisco. Available in limited quantities beginning on Wednesday afternoons, they will offer bagels, assorted babka, rugelach, and schmears. Wise Sons is dedicated to building community through traditional Jewish comfort food. Founded in San Francisco’s Mission District, they pair classic […]

Nachos Not!

Cinco (five) is the key word for celebrating Cinco de Mayo at C CASA. Start with their “Nachos Not!” — as in, not your typical nachos — at a special price of $5 for the small order. C CASA house-made tortilla chips are topped with black beans, white beans, or half and half, pico de […]

Cup and Star

Ritual Coffee Roasters is proud to announce the opening of its concept coffee bar, The Cup & Star, adjacent to the existing Ritual Coffee location inside Oxbow Public Market. The space was designed by architect Lizzie Wallack, of Envelope A + D, and beautifully built out by contractor Gary Taylor. The café is proud to […]

Moroccan spiced carrot salad

Whole Spice has all the spices you need to change up your cuisine for the spring season! Whether you like sweet, spicy, herbaceous, citrus flavor or a combination of all the above, Whole Spice has all the spices for your life! Try this Whole Spice recipe for Moroccan Spiced Carrot Salad, a delicious warm side […]

Fieldwork The Baker

Fieldwork brewery would not survive without the support of its friends, family, and the significant others of its employees. For nearly every employee’s birthday, Sarah The Baker delivers the most extravagant baked goods; so Fieldwork Brewing Company has decided it is its turn to pay it back. The result, The Baker Double Brownie Stout. The Baker is brewed with […]

Oxbow Cheese & Winer Merchant spring selections

Spring is finally in the air at the Oxbow Cheese & Wine Merchant! With this beautiful weather and sunshine comes some fantastic seasonal cheeses from our own backyard. Here are some of the newer seasonal favorites: St. Pat, from the Cowgirl Creamery in Petaluma, CA. This luscious, soft-ripened brie style cheese, is made with the rich […]

Whole Spice Guacamole

Whole Spice has all the flavor you need to spice up your life! Stop by the spice shop and try a pinch of ghost pepper salt, Zhug spice, Chipotle chili flakes, or chili lime salt! Better yet, take some home and try them in your next batch of Guacamole! Also, Whole Spice will offer a […]

East India Cocktail

Napa Valley Distillery (NVD) makes its oak-infused cocktails using its own premium, award-winning craft spirits and all-natural ingredients. This libation is a variation of the 1830s East India cocktail delightfully crafted from California Brandy, Orange Curacao, Real Blackberry Syrup and Blood Orange Bitters. Prior to bottling it is oak infused to achieve a vintage flavor reminiscent of an […]

NVD Mocktail

Be sure to stop by Napa Valley Distillery’s tasting room and bar shop the next time you swing by Oxbow! Taste a variety of their quality craft spirits, and take a look through hundreds of syrups, cocktail mixers, shrubs and bitters! Each day the crafty mixologists create a wonderful non-alcoholic “Mocktail” for visitors to try. […]

Petit Verdot Grand Gose

At Fieldwork Brewing Company they are all about experimenting and pushing boundaries. With their Petit Verdot Grand Gose they’re doing just that. Traditionally the Gose is a low ABV wheat beer with a subtle tartness. What separates the Gose from other beers of this flavor profile was its birthplace along the Gose River which had a high saline […]

NVD Aviation

Stop by Napa Valley Distillery’s Tasting Room and Bar Shop and try some of their classics along with their Crème De Violette, one of the newest additions to their lineup of world class spirits! Crème De Violette is a sweet liqueur made with violet flowers. Though the name suggests the addition of cream, the word crème refers […]

Fieldwork Churro Cream Ale

“I’m not a beer drinker” is a common phrase heard at the bar in the Fieldwork taproom. It can be heard uttered by those new to the beer world as well as folks who have tried a few beers in their lifetime and have yet to find something to tickle their palate. As the bartenders […]

Five Dot braising kit

Five Dot Ranch has braising kits* available that include winter vegetables and cubed stew meat that is slow cooker ready. In addition, here’s a recipe and cooking instructions: Ingredients 2 lbs. cubed Five Dot Ranch top round* 2 oz. diced celery* 2 oz. diced onion* 2 oz. diced carrot* 3 cloves garlic* 2 tsp. salt 1 tsp. ground pepper 1 Tbs […]

Hog Island Oysters

Happy New Year! If eating healthy was one of your New Year resolutions (after the holidays it’s at the top of ours!) Hog Island oysters have you covered, naturally. Loaded with minerals, vitamins and organic compounds, oysters are an extremely healthy food that can boost your body’s overall function and health. They are one of the […]

Tokaji dessert wines

Oxbow Cheese & Wine Merchant has in stock a fine and rare collection of fine Tokaji dessert wines from the historic region of Tokaj, Hungary. Many Americans reflexively dismiss dessert wines out of hand, in the mistaken notion that admitting they enjoy them somehow brands them as unsophisticated. In fact, nothing could be further from […]

sushi beer

Visitors to Oxbow Public Market know well that tasty food abounds. There are so many options that pair well with all of the fantastic wine produced in Napa, although the folks at Fieldwork are biased and know how well delicious food pairs with a variety of beers. Nowhere is this more apparent than with the aptly […]

Cheese & charcuterie

Looking for something delicious and easy to bring to that holiday party or dinner, or perhaps you are in need of a last-minute gift? Look no further, because the Oxbow Cheese & Wine Merchant has got you covered. Have the folks at the cheese counter whip you up an amazing cheese and charcuterie platter for […]

Ritual Pop-up

Ritual Coffee Roasters is thrilled to present a holiday gift pop-up at Oxbow Public Market during the month of December! Grab a coffee at the main cafe and then come around the corner to check out the curated collection of coffee related merchandise. For example, Ritual has just published a new book, The Brew Book, written […]

Napa Valley Distillery

Either way, Napa Valley Distillery has the perfect gift set for them! If they’ve been naughty, we recommend the “For the Naughty” set which includes the Cherry Brandy, The Manhattan Cocktail and the Brandy Cordial! It’s sure to please the naughtiest person on your list! On the off chance that they’ve been nice all year, […]

Five Dot Ranch Jerky

Looking for great gift or stocking stuffer ideas? Let Five Dot Ranch help! Have you tried the Five Dot Ranch beef jerky? These nitrite-free steak strips are 100 percent Five Dot Ranch beef and come in three flavors: traditional, Cajun and cracked pepper, and come in 1 oz. and 2 oz. packages. Jerky will fit nicely in any […]