Oh yes, and did we mention the nuts? The Modesto region grows over 75% of the world’s almond crop. Chances are that you’ll find an almond dish in every restaurant. Plus you get to visit any one of the areas almond providers to bring home everything from simple smoked almonds to fiery jalapeno flavored almonds. Pairing those nuts with a gift of local olive oil and vinegars are sure to make you a hero when you get home!