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WINE GIFTS SEASONAL GIFTS AND DECOR Looking for that perfect garlicky gift or just the right seasonal gift, Garlic City Mercantile has a wonderful selection of holiday decor gifts, seasonings for that special holiday dish and a festive atmosphere sure to put you in the holiday spirit. Located in downtown Gilroy. South County Wineries offer events, wine clubs and wine related gifts. Guglielmo’s Tasting Room and Gift Shop is featuring a Holiday Faire Boutique with everything from holiday gifts and home décor items to decora- tions, ornaments and more. You won’t want to miss the themed trees (Wine Tree, Man Cave Tree, Traditional Tree, Girly Tree, etc.) throughout the shop. They will be open every day, starting Monday, November 28, through Christmas Eve day. On December 3, 4 and 10, 11 they will hold their two Faire Weekends, complete with choirs and food sampling. There is an admission fee on both weekends of$10 per person, which includes wine tasting. Join Fortino Winery for its 13th Annual Holiday Boutique, where over 20 local vendors will display and sell their unique items, includ- ing handmade decor, crafts, art, jewelry and more. The great variety of vendors is perfect for your own personal style or shopping needs. Make a day of shopping, Wine Tasting and music. Bring the family to take pictures with Santa from 1-3 pm. Sip on delicious Mulled Wine and enjoy the beautiful caroling sung by the Gilroy High School, 12:30-1:30 pm and music by Carlos Padilla to follow. The Holiday Boutique hours are from 11 am to 5 pm. HOME GROWN SHOPPING CENTERS Cochrane Plaza Shopping Center at Highway 101 and Cochrane Road in Morgan Hill boasts of Something For Everyone on your holiday shopping list — from home decor items at Hobby Lobby to jewelry for that special some- one at Harry & Son Jewelers. Gilroy’s Hecker Pass Plaza on First Street is known for its wide variety of dining options but they also have a wonderful little Pet Shop as well as gift certifi cates for that perfect tan at Austrailan Tan. Shop where you live … come home for the holidays! AND FOR THE COOKS ON YOUR SHOPPING LIST REFLECTIONS VOLUME III IS ON ITS WAY!!! Hundreds of new recipes along with some tried and true favorites from Volumes I and II. This cookbook is filled with fun, delicious and family favorite recipes and makes a great Christmas gift. Get one for your collection and wrap up a few more for all those special cooks in your life. Gilroy Assistance League, is a non-profit corporation that provides grants to local youth oriented projects in the Gilroy community. Reflections Volume III will be available in early December for $20. You can order by calling 408- 713-1414, emailing gilroyassistanceleague@gmail. com, or online at 14 GILROY • MORGAN HILL • SAN MARTIN NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 2016