Do you have a foodie on your list? They are the people who show up to casual potlucks with perfectly iced petite fours. They gush over the lobster-stuffed snapper they had on a recent trip. They are often found browsing The Cooks Warehouse lusting over the newest set of cutlery. They are not easily impressed, but when they are, it oozes out of their every pore.
For the foodies on your list, check out these five gifts to offer them something as unique as them. And if you’re really lucky, they will share! Now that’s a win-win!
Annie B’s Popcorn Tin
Get your taste buds ready for this treat the whole family (and a few neighbors too) can enjoy. This huge two-gallon tin contains a classic assortment of individually bagged popcorn. Flavors include sea salt caramel, sharp cheddar and triple treat popcorn. Handmade, popped and packed to order in a party-worthy tin, its as beautiful as it is delicious. Plus, if anyone is picky or dealing with food allergies, this tin is gluten, nut, and egg free. $36 AnnieBsCandy.com
Brie Brûlée Toppings & Cheese Baker Set
What do you get for the foodie who has everything? A cheese baker of course! This stylish set from Olive and Cocoa includes a classic red ceramic cheese baker with lid, a wooden spreader, and three tins of brûlée toppings, including gourmet spiced caramel almond, peppered honey orange, and cherry pistachio – to sprinkle over any brie to turn it into a sweet and savory indulgence. All products arrive beautifully wrapped too! $89 OliveAndCocoa.com
It is no surprise that McCrea’s Caramels were recently selected by Martha Stewart as an American Made finalist. They use local, real-food ingredients and packages its caramel in beautiful recyclable containers. This is a candy that melts on your tongue and forces you to pause to enjoy it. One taste and you’ll know you just had something special. Try the original caramel which is generously infused with sweet, aromatic vanilla. It’s for the purist. And it’s perfect. $14.95 McCreasCandies.com
Think all holiday foods have to be sweet? Not so! Put a little Southern sass in your gift giving with Yeehaw Pickles. Choose two of the six flavor combinations, including Hot Damn Dills, Garlic Dills, No Frills Dills, Honey Sweet Stackers, Sweet and Spicy Stackers and Bronc Buster Beans. Have them sent directly to the person of honor, or perhaps have them to all to yourself. Low on time? Run out to Sprouts Farmers Market to pick up individual jars, add a ribbon, and voila…the perfect gift! $30 YeehawPickles.com
Deep inside most foodies there lies a coffee connoisseur as well. If that fits your loved one, give them Seaworth Coffee’s ultimate cold brew experience! Their Holiday Gift Basket includes a 32-oz growler of organic cold-brew, fair-trade coffee, 8-oz of coconut simple syrup, one mason jar, one stainless-steel shaker, and Seaworth Coffee T-shirt all packaged in a custom galvanized steel tub. The package also includes recipes and a gift card for online purchasing. Sure you could go to the coffee shop that’s on the corner of everyone’s neighborhood, or you could give the foodie in your life the gift of an exceptional cup of Joe. $59 SeaworthCoffee.com