An online source for delicious recipes featuring California grown products developed by theGolden State’s top chefs, complete with California wine pairing recommendations and decorating tips.

California’s agriculture touches and enhances our lives in surprisingly simple ways. This California Grown cookbook and inspiration guide helps you experience the best our state has to offer. Whether you’re sampling one of the featured recipes and pairing it with a glass of California wine, arranging a beautiful bouquet of California cut flowers or taking in the scenery around you while relaxing on a durable deck made of California lumber, you’re sure to enjoy the Golden State’s unique agricultural bounty.

Within Experience California, you will find delicious recipes from some of the state’s top chefs, complete with wine pairings. Enjoy whatever California wine you’d like; there are no rules! For fun, we’ve asked our wine experts to give a few pairing suggestions to accompany each recipe to get you started.

You’ll notice that “California Grown” campaign members are featured throughout Experience California. “California Grown” reminds all of us how important it is to support our local economy by simply seeking out and purchasing California grown agricultural products.