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LOCAL SOURCE GUIDE SUMMER 2016

These businesses offer some of the best local, seasonal and sustainable products in the region. They also advertise in Edible Monterey Bay, supporting our mission and enabling us to provide this magazine to you for free. Please drop by and thank them with your business!

BANKS AND CREDIT UNIONS

Santa Cruz County Bank
7775 Soquel Drive, Aptos
831.662.6000 | sccountybank.com
819 Bay Ave., Capitola | 831.464.5300
720 Front St., Santa Cruz | 831.457.5000
4604 Scotts Valley Drive, Scotts Valley | 831.461.5000
595 Auto Center Drive, Watsonville | 831.761.7600

A leading community business lender and full-service bank of choice for locals.

BARS AND LOUNGES

My Attic 1937
414 Alvarado St., Monterey
831.647.1834 | myattic1937.com

Historic lounge specializing in classic cocktails where one can sit and experience Monterey—history, heritage and hospitality!

BREWERIES AND TAPROOMS

See also our 2016 map of regional breweries and taprooms between pages 32 and 33.

East Cliff Brewing
21517 East Cliff Dr., Santa Cruz
831.713.5540

Neighborhood brewery specializing in British style, Cask conditioned ales.

East End Gastropub
1501 41st Ave., Santa Cruz
831.475.8010 | eastendgastropub.com

Local gastropub serving handcrafted food, beer and wine.

New Bohemia Brewing Co.
1030 41st Ave., Santa Cruz
831.350.0253 | nubobrew.com

A Bohemian and Bavarian-influenced microbrewery in Santa Cruz’s Pleasure Point neighborhood.

Peter B’s Brewpub
2 Portola Plaza, Monterey
831.649.4511 | portolahotel.com

Monterey’s first craft brewery features delicious, locally brewed beer and an innovative menu including vegetarian and gluten-free options.

Santa Cruz Mountain Brewing
402 Ingalls St., Ste. 27, Santa Cruz
831.425.4900 | santacruzmountainbrewing.com

An award-winning, certified-organic craft brewery featuring wildly imaginative seasonal beers, hard ciders, draught root beer and kombucha.

West End Tap & Kitchen
334D Ingalls St., Santa Cruz
831.471.8115 | westendtap.com

Local gastropub serving handcrafted food, beer and wine.

BUILDERS AND DESIGNERS

Dina Clark Design
831.466.9843 | dinaclarkdesign.com

A Central Coast graphic design studio for logos, labels, illustrations and websites.

Monterey Bay Builders Inc.
P.O. Box 366, Carmel Valley
831.659.9110 | montereybaybuildersinc.com

Since 1989, Eric Barstad has successfully taken on ambitious and complex projects, delivering the highest level of general contracting and construction management services for his clientele.

CATERING

Aqua Terra
529 Central Ave., Pacific Grove
831.657.9790 | aquaterraculinary.com

Fresh and seasonal food ideas, rooted in sustainability.

Carried Away
7564 Soquel Drive, Aptos
831.685.3926 | carriedawayfoods.com

Seasonally driven and organic prepared foods and catering operating for 25 years in the Aptos Center.

Michael’s Catering
445 Reservation Road, Marina
831.884.2400 | michaels-catering.com

A premier catering company serving the tri-county Monterey Bay area for more than 25 years.

EDUCATION AND NONPROFITS

Habitat for Humanity/ReStore
719 Swift St., Santa Cruz
831.824.4704 | habitatsc.org

A nonprofit home improvement store and donation center offering new and gently used furniture, home accessories, building materials and appliances to the public. Proceeds build affordable homes, community and hope locally.

90.3 KAZU
100 Campus Center, Building 201,
Room 317, Seaside | 831.582.5298 | kazu.org

Public radio for the Monterey Bay area.

MEarth at the Hilton Bialek Habitat
4380 Carmel Valley Road, Carmel
831.624.1032 | mearthcarmel.org

MEarth is a Carmel Valley-based environmental nonprofit organization that is growing the next generation of environmental leaders through education, collaboration, partnerships and community action.

Quail Hollow Kitchens
235 Crown Drive, Ben Lomond
831.609.6226 | quailhollowkitchens.com

Specializing in courses for the home cook including artisanal recipes, as well as French and American classics using homegrown and locally farmed organic herbs, vegetables and eggs.

EVENTS

Ag Against Hunger Farm-to-Table Dinner Series
July–October; watch website for details.
831.755.1480 | agagainsthunger.org

Ag Against Hunger alleviates hunger by channeling fresh surplus produce from farms to food banks and schools.

Camp Vintage
June 11 8am–4pm
Earthbound Farm’s Farm Stand
7250 Carmel Valley Road, Carmel
831.375.6546 | campvintage.org

The place to scout for treasures, from rustic antiques to 20th-centruy cool.

FARMS, RANCHES, CSAS AND CFSS

Earthbound Farm
Retail: 7250 Carmel Valley Road, Carmel
831.625.6219 | ebfarm.com

The country’s largest organic grower, Earthbound Farm has been delivering delicious, clean produce to the local community for more than 30 years.

Inzana Ranch
Online and at the Pacific Grove Farmers’ Market, Mondays 3–6pm
855.687.6887 | inzanaranch.com

A 30-year-old, certified-organic family farm growing a diverse array of tree fruits and nuts.

Live Earth Farm
Watsonville based, with a new farm stand
10am–3pmSaturdays at 1275 Green Valley Road and
CSA pickup throughout the Monterey Bay and South Bay regions.
831.763.2448 | liveearthfarm.net

Committed to sustainable food through a CSA, farmers’ markets and on-farm farm stand and education.

Morris Grassfed Beef
CSM, at markets and online
831.623.2933 | morrisgrassfed.com

A provider of locally grown grassfed beef, fostering healthy relationships between people, land, animals and food.

Real Good Fish
CSF, Monterey and Santa Cruz counties
831.345.5153 | localcatchmontereybay.com

A community-supported fishery connecting local fishers and sustainable seafood consumers.

GREEN PRODUCTS AND SERVICES

Blade Tech
831.917.1330 | bladetechusa.com

Professional knife sharpening services for business and home kitchen; also offering high-quality knives and accessories for purchase.

Eco Carmel
San Carlos between 7th and 8th,
Carmel-by-the-Sea
831.624.1222 | ecocarmel.com

Eco Carmel is a general store for planet- and peoplesafe products for your home remodeling and family needs.

MRWMD
14201 Del Monte Blvd., Marina
831.384.5313 | mrwmd.org

Visit the website for a complete schedule of disposal and recycling services, workshops and home composting supplies available at Last Chance Mercantile.

Ringlets & Roots–Kristen King
240 Main St., Salinas
831.905.4242 | ringletsandroots.com

Where curls and color meet an expert in a “green” salon.

Solar Technologies
705 N. Branciforte Ave., Santa Cruz
831.421.0440 | solartechnologies.com

Local solar energy system provider featuring efficient technology, design and installation for your home or business.

HEALING AND WELLNESS

Acubloom
833 Cass St., Monterey
831.383.9652 | acubloom.com

Healing simply, simply healing with Kristan Roth, a healer with more than 20 years of experience in acupuncture and a number of other modalities.

The WellNest Skin & Body
240 Main St., Salinas
831.601.0844 | yourskinswellness.com

A holistic wellness and skin care center offering massage, pain and stress management, facials and waxing.

HOTELS AND RESORTS

Bernardus Lodge & Spa
415 W. Carmel Valley Road, Carmel-by-the-Sea
831.658.3400 | bernarduslodge.com

Located in the heart of sunny Carmel Valley, Bernardus Lodge & Spa is an elegant and intimate luxury resort offering renowned dining and spa experiences and a 10- acre on-site estate vineyard.

Hyatt Carmel Highlands
120 Highlands Drive, Carmel
831.620.1234 | highlandsinn.hyatt.com

Seaside hotel and oceanfront retreat that seamlessly blends the amenities of a luxurious resort with the refined charm of rustic Big Sur.

Hyatt Regency Monterey
1 Old Golf Course Road, Monterey
831.372.1234 | monterey.hyatt.com

Located on Del Monte Golf Course amid 22 beautiful acres of Monterey pines, this hotel also offers a spa and close proximity to Monterey Airport and the city center.

L’Auberge Carmel
Monte Verde Street and 7th Avenue, Carmel-by-the-Sea
831.624.8578 | laubergecarmel.com

A romantic, full-service boutique Relais & Chateau hotel within walking distance of all that Carmel-by-the-Sea has to offer, including the iconic Carmel Beach.

Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa
400 Cannery Row, Monterey
831.920.6710 | montereyplazahotel.com

At Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa you’ll be able to enjoy the best of Northern California such as the Monterey Bay Aquarium, historic downtown Monterey and Fisherman’s Wharf, world-class golfing at Pebble Beach, shopping in Carmel, wine tasting in Carmel Valley and the memorable Big Sur coastline.

Portola Hotel & Spa
2 Portola Plaza, Monterey
831.649.4511 | portolahotel.com

A relaxing retreat in historic Monterey surrounded by unique shopping, fine dining, spectacular coastal trails and beaches.

Post Ranch Inn/Sierra Mar Restaurant
47900 Hwy. 1, Big Sur
831.667.2800 | postranchinn.com

A “sanctuary for the soul” offering the ultimate in luxurious coastal Big Sur lodging, including breathtaking views and exquisite dining.

Quail Lodge & Golf Club
8000 Valley Greens Drive, Carmel
831.620.8808 | quaillodge.com

Quail Lodge features comfortable lodging, an 18-hole championship golf course, fitness center and sustainably sourced, seasonal cuisine on the Monterey Peninsula.

Sorensen’s Resort
14255 Hwy. 88, Hope Valley
530.694.2203 | sorensensresort.com

A historic all-season resort with rustic cabins and outdoor activities located in majestic Hope Valley at Lake Tahoe.

NURSERIES, LANDSCAPING
AND GARDEN SUPPLIES

DIG Gardens
420 Water St., Santa Cruz
831.466.3444 | diggardensnursery.com

A garden shop unlike any other: organic, bohemian, modern style from Santa Cruz.

Gardner & Bloome
OMRI-listed organic fertilizers and soils from Kellogg Garden Products distributed locally by:

Aptos Landscape Supply
5035 Freedom Blvd., Aptos
831.688.6211 | aptoslandscapesupply.com

Del Rey Oaks Gardens
899 Rosita Road, Del Rey Oaks
831.920.1231 | drogardens.com

Drought Resistant Nursery
850 Park Ave., Monterey
831.375.2120 | droughtresistant.com

The Garden Co.
2218 Mission St., Santa Cruz
831.429.8424 | thegardenco.com

Griggs Nursery
9220 Carmel Valley Road, Carmel
831.626.0680 | griggsnursery.com

Hidden Gardens Nursery
7765 Soquel Drive, Aptos
831.688.7011

M. J. Murphy Lumber
10 E. Carmel Valley Road, Carmel Valley
831.659.2291 | facebook.com/M.J.MurphyLumberHardware

Martin’s Irrigation
420 Olympia Ave., Seaside
831.394.4106 | martinsirrigation.com

Mountain Feed & Farm
9550 Hwy. 9, Ben Lomond
831.336.8876 | mountainfeed.com

The Plant Works
7945 Hwy. 9, Ben Lomond
831.336.2212

San Lorenzo Garden Center
235 River St., Santa Cruz
831.423.0223 | sanlorenzolumber.com/gardencenter

Scarborough Gardens
33 El Pueblo Road, Scotts Valley
831.438.4106 | scarboroughgardens.com

Seaside Garden Center
1177 San Pablo Ave., Seaside
831.292.0400 | seasidegardencenter.com

Valley Hills Nursery
7440 Carmel Valley Road, Carmel
831.624.3482 | valleyhillsnursery.net

Mountain Feed & Farm Supply
9550 Hwy. 9, Ben Lomond
831.336.8876 | mountainfeed.com

Mountain Feed & Farm Supply is a unique and complete organic farm, garden, homestead, pet, gift and housewares store located in the Santa Cruz Mountains.

MRWMD
14201 Del Monte Blvd., Marina
831.384.5313 | mrwmd.org

The MRWMD offers premium quality, OMRI-listed organic compost as well as topsoil and wood chips by the truckload at the district scales or bag-your-own at its Last Chance Mercantile shop.

Native Revival Nursery
2600 Mar Vista Drive, Aptos
831.684.1811 | nativerevival.com

Growing, selling and installing California native plants on the Central Coast for more than 24 years.

Plant Landscape Design
2801 S. Main St., Soquel
831.476.1895 | plantlandscapedesign.com

Full-service landscaping company: design, build, maintain, serving greater Monterey Bay.

Terra Nova Ecological Landscaping
Santa Cruz
831.425.3514 | terranovalandscaping.com

A full-service ecological landscaping company providing design, installation and maintenance of beautiful living systems for public and private lands.

PRODUCE PACKERS, SHIPPERS,
AND DISTRIBUTORS

Pajaro Valley Fresh
320 Industrial Road, Watsonville
831.722.3805 | maria@pajarovalleyfresh.com

Thirty-three-year-old Pajaro Valley Fresh offers wholesale fresh fruits and vegetables from the heart of the Pajaro Valley.

RECREATION

Chardonnay Sailing Charters
704 Soquel Ave., Santa Cruz
831.423.1213 | chardonnay.com

Excursions aboard the Chardonnay II are perfect for any age group and fun for everyone from seasoned sailors to first-time adventurers.

RESTAURANTS AND CAFÉS

See our Dine Local Guide guide and our 2016 guide to the region’s breweries and taprooms.

SPECIALTY FOOD PURVEYORS

Earthbound Farm’s Farm Stand and Organic Kitchen
7250 Carmel Valley Road, Carmel
831.625.6219 | ebfarm.com

Serving delicious organic, handcrafted food, gourmet groceries and unique gifts, as well as fresh produce and flowers.

Food Lounge
1001 Center St., Santa Cruz
scfoodlounge.com

A dynamic, community-minded venue featuring popup food experiences from many tenant-collaborators including:

Ashby Confections
831.454.8299 | ashbyconfections.com

Fogline Farm
831.212.2411 | foglinefarm.com

Kickin’ Chicken
818.458.8552 | facebook.com/kicknchickenSC
La Marea of the Sea 831.331.3432

Tanglewood
831.713.8983 | facebook.com/Tanglewood.SC

Lifestyle Culinary Arts
lifestyleculinary.com

LionFish SupperClub
lionfishsc.com

Ocean 2 Table
getocean2table.com

New Leaf Community Markets
1134 Pacific Ave., Santa Cruz
831.425.1793 | newleaf.com
1101 Fair Ave., Santa Cruz | 831.426.1306
6240 Hwy. 9, Felton | 831.335.7322
13159 Hwy. 9, Boulder Creek | 831.338.7211
1210 41st Ave., Capitola | 831.479.7987
150 San Mateo Road, Half Moon Bay | 650.726.3110

Our mission is to nourish and sustain the community by offering the best, most wholesome food on the planet.

The Quail & Olive
3 Pilot Road, Carmel Valley
831.659.4288 | quailandolive.com

A boutique featuring quality, California olive oils and vinegars, as well as natural skin care products and cookbooks for better health.

Santa Cruz Community Farmers’ Markets
831.454.0566 | santacruzfarmersmarket.org
Lincoln and Cedar streets, Santa Cruz
120 Russell Ave., Felton
21511 E. Cliff Drive, Live Oak
360 Kings Village Road, Scotts Valley
2801 Mission St., Santa Cruz

For 25 years Santa Cruz Community Farmers’ Markets (SCCFM) has been committed to your health and to the health of the local economy.

Shopper’s Corner
622 Soquel Ave., Santa Cruz
831.423.1398 | shopperscorner.com

Santa Cruz’s oldest and friendliest family-run market.

Star Market
1275 S. Main St., Salinas
831.422.3961 | starmkt.com

An independent grocer featuring the freshest, best tasting and finest selection of food in the Monterey Bay area; locally produced foods and wines are a specialty.

Stewart & Jasper Orchards
Monterey Plaza Hotel, 400 Cannery Row, Ste. C, Monterey
831.375.6887 | stewartandjasper.com

A family-owned almond grower committed to quality, eco-friendly practices, water conservation and customer service.

Stone Creek Kitchen
465 Canyon del Rey Blvd., Monterey
831.393.1042 | stonecreekkitchen.com

Our mission is to create a unique educational and culinary destination for epicureans on the Monterey Peninsula.

Troia Foods
801 Foam St., Monterey
831.375.3354 | troiafoods.com

A local dairy and fine food distributor for businesses.

Vertigo Coffee Roasters
81 Fourth St., San Juan Bautista
831.623.9533 | vertigocoffee.com

Specialty coffee roasters that also feature wood-fired cooking and craft beers.

The Wharf Marketplace
290 Figueroa St., Monterey
831.649.1116 | thewharfmarketplace.com

Monterey County’s fresh food destination, featuring the “bounty of the county”—locally produced provisions at their seasonal best.

SPECIALTY SHOPS AND GALLERIES

Annieglass
310 Harvest Drive, Watsonville
831.761.2041 x21 | annieglassstore.com

Locally designed and handmade slumped-glass plates, bowls and serving dishes that add famed art and style to the dining room.

Botanic and Luxe
701A Front St., Santa Cruz
botanicandluxe.com

Botanic and Luxe is a lifestyle store in downtown Santa Cruz featuring home décor, gifts and botanicals.

La Sirena Nouveau & Vintage
328D Ingalls St., Santa Cruz
831.427.2766 | lasirenaantiques.com

La Sirena has assembled the most eclectic selection of wonderful treasures, decor and boutique clothing, all nestled on Santa Cruz’s hip Westside.

Last Chance Mercantile/MRWMD
14201 Del Monte Blvd., Marina
831.264.6900 | mrwmd.org

The only reuse store at the entrance to a landfill in the U.S. where one person’s trash truly becomes another’s treasure, Last Chance Mercantile provides convenient dropoff for reusable goods and an ever changing inventory of affordable, preowned and salvaged items.

Madrigal
Carmel Plaza, Mission between Ocean and 7th,
Carmel-by-the-Sea | 831.624.3477

Offering attire for men and women who prefer a classic look.

Pacific Trading Co.
1224 Pacific Ave., Santa Cruz | 831.423.3349
504C Bay Ave., Capitola | 831.476.6109
facebook.com/pages/pacific-trading-co/65027935549

Independent, local, family-owned women’s apparel boutique.

TOURIST INFORMATION AND SOUVENIRS

Destination Salinas/Salinas Valley
411 Visitor Center, 222 Main St., Salinas
831.594.1799 | destinationsalinas.com

Destination Salinas offers everything about the area for visitors and locals alike: information, maps, souvenirs, T-shirts, local art and much more—plus we are a green business!

WINERIES AND TASTING ROOMS

Albatross Ridge Tasting Room
Mission Street between Ocean & 7th Avenues, Carmel-by-the-Sea
831.402.8992 | albatrossridge.com

Pinot Noir and Chardonnay wines that express their place of origin just seven miles from the Carmel Coast and made from organically grown grapes.

Beauregard Vineyards
10 Pine Flat Road, Santa Cruz
831.425.7777 | beauregardvineyards.com

Sustainably produced wines expressing the terroir of the Santa Cruz Mountains through minimal impact winemaking.

Carmel Valley Wine Experience
cvwineexperience.com

A group of tasting rooms offering a unique way to experience wines in the Carmel Valley sunshine. Members include:

Bernardus Winery
5 W. Carmel Valley Road, Carmel Valley
831.298.8021 | bernardus.com

Bunter Spring Winery
9 DelFino Place, Ste. 102, Carmel Valley
202.744.1343 | bunterspringwinery.com

Chesebro Wines
19 E. Carmel Valley Road, Carmel Valley
831.659.2125 | chesebrowines.com

Cima Collina
19 E. Carmel Valley Road, Carmel Valley
831.620.0645 | cimacollina.com

The Coastview Vineyard
19 E. Carmel Valley Road, Carmel Valley
831.298.7521 | coastviewvineyard.com

Holman Ranch
19 E. Carmel Valley Road, Carmel Valley
831.659.2640 | holmanranch.com

Idle Hour Winery
9 DelFino Place, Carmel Valley
831.298.7526 | idlehourwinery.com

Jarman Tasting Room
18 W. Carmel Valley Road, Carmel Valley
831.298.7300 | jarmanwine.com

Joullian Vineyards
2 Village Drive, Carmel Valley
831.659.8100 | joullian.com

Joyce Vineyards
19 E. Carmel Valley Road, Carmel Valley
831.659.2885 | joycevineyards.com

Mercy Wines
40 W. Carmel Valley Road, Ste. A, Carmel Valley
831.659.4321 | mercywines.com

Parsonage Family Winery
19 E. Carmel Valley Road, Carmel Valley
831.659.7322 | parsonagewine.com

Hallcrest Vineyards
379 Felton Empire Road, Felton
831.335.4441 | hallcrestvineyards.com

A family-owned business that takes pride in producing original, organic wines and hard ciders with a taste of the Santa Cruz Mountains.

Holman Ranch Vineyards Tasting Room
19 E. Carmel Valley Road, Carmel Valley
831.659.2640 | holmanranch.com

Featuring diverse wines with complex flavors reflective of the Carmel Valley terroir and frequent special events.

Jarman Tasting Room
18 W. Carmel Valley Road, Carmel Valley
831.298.7300 | jarmanwine.com

Holman Ranch’s Jarman Wine is a new premium Chardonnay and Pinot Noir label. $1 from each bottle sold benefits the Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation.

McIntyre Tasting Studio
169 Crossroads Blvd., Carmel
831.626.6268 | mcintyrevineyards.com

Small lot wines that embody the mountainous, maritime terroir.

Percheron-McFarland
46 4th St., Gonzales
831.675.2311 | percheron-mcfarland.com

Dedicated to a world-famous legacy of excellence in California Pinot Noir and Chardonnay.

Scheid Vineyards Tasting Room
San Carlos at 7th, Carmel-by-the-Sea
831.626.WINE | scheidvineyards.com
Scheid Vineyards Winery & Tasting Room
1972 Hobson Ave., Greenfield
831.386.0316 | scheidvineyards.com

Forty years of success in family winemaking in Salinas Valley.

Storrs Winery
303 Potrero St., Ste. 35, Santa Cruz
831.458.5030 | storrswine.com

Handcrafted wines made in the Santa Cruz Mountains; downtown Santa Cruz tasting room open daily.

Wrath Wines
Carmel Plaza, Ocean Ave, Carmel-by-the-Sea
831.620.1909 | wrathwines.com

Producer of site-driven Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Syrah and Sauvignon Blanc from its sustainably certified vineyard and other respected properties in the Santa Lucia Highlands.

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