There’s no better time then Valentine’s Day to show your appreciation for the ones you love. This year, spoil your Valentine with Real Maine treats and agricultural experiences.
Give a lovable experience.
The perfect gift to say I love you? A goat date! Sunflower Farm Creamery is offering this special experience for a limited time (spring dates). Book your private hour of goat snuggling when the farm is otherwise closed to visitors and bring some friends or other couples if you’d like! In addition to snuggles, the farm offers educational cheese making classes, farm tours and goat yoga, when seasonally appropriate. Other farms, like Ten Apple Farm in Gray, offer goat hikes and other activities.
Something to snuggle.
There’s nothing quite like the feel of alpaca fleece against your skin. Northern Solstice Alpaca Farm has items from traditional socks and mittens to more unique stuffed animal friends so you can gift your special someone something extra soft. Learn more about alpacas and their products from the Maine Alpaca Association.
Cheese & Wine, the perfect pair.
Find your perfect pairing of Real Maine wine and cheese available throughout the state at markets, grocers and available shipped straight to your door. With popular offerings from producers like these specially curated Valentine variety packs from Lakin’s Gorges Cheese LLC, give the gift of perfect pairings. Search out a special bubbly blueberry or fruit wine to accompany your flavorful selection and your special someone is sure to appreciate the effort.
Satisfy your sweethearts sweet tooth with some sugary delights. Copper Tail Farm has a holiday “sweetie” box just right for the occasion. Filled with some of their most loved specialties including goat milk fudge and perfect for shipping, share with loved ones near and far. Looking for more traditional confections? Chocolates from Ragged Coast or traditional maple sugar might hit the spot.
Many Real Maine producers offer beautifully prepared and packaged gift baskets sure to delight any receiver. Whether you’re looking for food items or products that pamper, we’ve got your gift giving covered.