Wednesday, May 8th, 2024

As Memorial Day approaches, it’s a time for remembrance, gratitude, and honoring the sacrifices of those who have served our country. At Heart of the Desert, we believe in commemorating this significant day with reverence, and in the presence of friends and family.   Memorial Day often brings people together […]

Thursday, May 2nd, 2024
Mom

As Mother’s Day approaches, we’re reminded of the incredible women who have shaped our lives with love, wisdom, and endless support. At Heart of the Desert, we believe in celebrating these special bonds and honoring the remarkable mothers, grandmothers, and mother figures in our lives. This Mother’s Day let’s come […]

Friday, December 15th, 2023
Stollen with American Pistachios

Popular Pistachio Christmastime Recipes from Around the World   As the holiday season approaches, kitchens around the world come alive with the sounds of laughter, the warmth of family, and the aroma of delicious treats. Among the festive delights that make their appearance, pistachios stand out as a global favorite. […]

Tuesday, December 5th, 2023

Christmas is nearly upon us.  How are you celebrating with your family and friends?  The ugly sweater contest has had its day.  Are you ready to elevate your celebrations to the next level?  Consider incorporating winery treats and Heart of the Desert-themed touches to your party.   The Wine: There […]

Monday, November 27th, 2023

The holiday season is upon us, and with it comes the joy of giving. This year, why not spread the holiday cheer by embracing a more thoughtful approach to gift-giving? Below we’ll explore the beauty of shopping small and local, creating curated gifts, the timeless gesture of giving food and […]

Thursday, October 5th, 2023

As the summer sun gracefully yields to the cooler breeze of autumn, Southern New Mexico undergoes a magical transformation. The arid landscape, adorned with its unique flora and rich cultural tapestry, becomes a canvas of warm hues and festive traditions. Let’s explore the enchanting fall season in Southern New Mexico, […]

Tuesday, December 20th, 2022

Every country has its special ways of celebrating Christmas. American Pistachio Growers compiled a unique list of ways to incorporate pistachios into Christmas traditions for several countries. We are sharing them with you here. Maybe you will want to include one of these ideas in your gift-giving celebrations this year. […]

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2022

It’s that time of year again, the time to get your holiday shopping done. It’s the time of year that we, at Heart of the Desert, are busy at work making gift baskets, packaging gifts, and sending your purchases out to make someone very happy. Believe it or not, this […]

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2022

It’s National Grab Some Nuts Day, and we are nuts about nuts! And for a good reason! They’re a great snack, a healthy source of fat, and pair well with many of our wines. What’s not to love? We tend to lump peanuts, almonds, pistachios, pecans, walnuts, etc., into the […]

Thursday, November 18th, 2021

There are so many occasions in which we are stuck looking for a gift to give or send someone we care about. From birthdays to anniversaries, to the winter holidays, we are faced with the question of what gift should we give, bring, or send many times a year. We […]