If you’re yearning for souvenirs that are truly “Minnesota,” you can’t go wrong at the Christmas Point Wild Rice Company. Offering a great selection of authentic Minnesota wild rice and assorted accompaniments, this souvenir offers a chance to take some local flavor home with you when you leave. Aside from great souvenirs, Christmas Point also offers an awesome coffee shop with delicious lunch options to choose from. You can shop for souvenirs and enjoy coffee and lunch all in the same place!
A One-Stop Gift Shop in Downtown Baxter
Christmas Point is really more than just a store; it’s a whole destination. This stylish, multi-level store offers a huge variety of home decor, furniture, and gift items, along with the flavorful wild rice for which they are known. You can pick up cute candles, cozy throws, and a delicious soup mix to make for dinner, all in one place!
Christmas Point sells their rice in many different varieties. If you want just the rice itself, either Canadian or Minnesota types, you can get that, but they also sell awesome soup mixes like Creamy Potato Wild Rice Soup and Beer Cheese Wild Rice Soup. You’ll also find rice gift boxes, seasonings for wild rice, and The Best of Wild Rice Recipes, an essential accompanying cookbook by a lifelong Minnesota resident.
Are You Hungry Yet?
Chances are, once you spend some time browsing and thinking about rice so much, you’re going to need a meal, or at least a snack. Luckily for you, Christmas Point also has a restaurant and coffee shop! Treat yourself to one of their famous wild rice soups, a delicious salad, or just grab an espresso along with a bakery treat. If you’re really hungry for a meal, they also offer some mouthwatering sandwiches, like the Ultimate Grilled Cheese with three types of cheese and tomatoes, or the Smoked Turkey Apple Brie Panini. Bonus: If you happen to be there early in the day, they also have some yummy breakfast wraps!
Christmas Point also has another location, up north in the city of Walker. If you’re headed out for a drive, you’ll get another chance to access their yumminess! And if, once you’ve headed home from vacation, you really miss those delicious wild rice flavors, their rice, soup mixes, and gift boxes can be ordered online from their website.