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A bag of almonds, a bottle of wine: What’s the quintessential gift from California?




A bottle and a glass of white wine are displayed on the booth of a Californian dealer, 20 June 2007 at the Vinexpo wine and spirits fair, the world's largest, held in Bordeaux every second year.
A bottle and a glass of white wine are displayed on the booth of a Californian dealer, 20 June 2007 at the Vinexpo wine and spirits fair, the world's largest, held in Bordeaux every second year.
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The Golden State Warriors are NBA Champions after defeating the Cleveland Cavaliers 105-97 in game six of the series to win it 4-2. The Larry O'Brien Trophy returns to California for the first time since 2009 and to the Bay Area for the first time since 1975,

There’s was also something at stake for California Senator Barbara Boxer and Senator Sherrod Brown from Ohio, who placed a friendly wager on the series. Senator Boxer bet Peet's "Warriors Grounds" coffee and a case of Linden Street Brewery's "New Oakland Glow" pilsner, while Senator Brown wagered craft beer from Ohio’s Hoppin' Frog Brewery. Since Golden State won, Senator Brown will have to deliver the goods to Senator Boxer's office wearing a Warriors jersey.

What would you give someone from out of state as a gift that best exemplifies California? Maybe a bottle of California wine? How about some See's Candies? Vote on and rank our list below of the best California-themed gifts. See something we missed? Be sure to add it!