Boise was named by early 19th-century French Canadian trappers for the tree-lined river (French boisé, “wooded”) that provided relief for travelers crossing the desolate Snake River plain. The Boise River was their "pot of gold" at the end of the rainbow for those weary fur-trappin' travelers.
Grow Mint in a Bag** (a culinary herb from Troy, ID)** Organic Idaho Mint is a perennial herb bursting with fragrance and flavor enlivening endless dishes and drinks. To encourage low bushy growth, harvest leaves frequently and pinch off tops. Growing mint in a container is a perfect way to enjoy the freshly harvested herb and control its tendency to spread in the garden. Includes: organic seed, growing medium, coconut husks for drainage, directions. Bag 7" high x 6" wide. Learn more about this incredible Idaho product https://www.pottingshedcreations.com/garden-in-a-bag-mint/)
Handmade soap from Mountain Madness Soap Co. in Couer D' Alene, ID*
Homemade by Dorothy's Huckleberry Tea** (8 bags)
Vanilla Bean Naked Mixers from Boise, ID** The best part about the Naked Vanilla is that it can be used for cocktails and coffee. Naked Vanilla makes the perfect cup of coffee even better in the am and will knock your socks off with our old fashion recipe in the pm. Made with Madagascar vanilla, organic cane sugar, lemon juice and filtered water. Never any extracts, oils, high fructose or artificial flavor.
Dorothy's English scone mix with lemon or seasonal huckleberry curd**
Weiser Classic Candy's infamous Velvet Mints**
Soy based, hand-poured candle from 208 Candle Co.**
** Proudly recognizes product from Idaho and the surrounding Inland Northwest.
Each gift basket, box, container and crate are artfully wrapped and adorned, when applicable, with a color-coordinated hand tied bow doubled with tulle and raffia. We use 100% totally biodegradable packing peanuts, recycled / recyclable cardboard boxes and reusable, air-cushioned bubble wrap and we up-cycle as often as possible.
Seasonal items, regional period manufactured goods and some supplies occasionally are subject to availability from local suppliers. *One or two alternative replacements may be necessary due to product availability. Creative Gift Baskets reserves the right to change-out product for like items, only when necessary, without notification.
It's advised to use overnight shipping for quality assurance in the hot summer months or we can substitute the chocolate for another product for you and ship it UPS ground. If you are unsure, or need assistance, please let us know by calling to ensure the options best for your gift. If containing wine or beer, please see our shipping page for a list of states we can ship wine to.