Finding the perfect gift for a foodie can be intimidating, but it’s not as difficult as you might think. Sometimes it’s just about finding something unique or unusual that they didn’t even know they needed. Sure, a restaurant gift card is welcome, but these gifts will make a better impression.
We’ve rounded up the best gifts for the foodie for the foodie in your life. Whether they love to cook or love to eat, these gifts are sure to please this holiday season.
35 Best Holiday Gifts for Food Lovers 1. Fresh Pressed Elderberry Syrup
Fresh Pressed Elderberry Syrup is made from the superfruit elderberry and has long been used as a healing supplement. Try drizzling it over oatmeal or yogurt to make your breakfast pop.
2. Panth Crackers
These gluten-free, plant-based wonders are made by hand and boast 20 grams of protein per serving. Made with only a few natural ingredients, these Cult Crackers are the perfect snack for any food lover.
3. Jam Stand Jam Set
Jam doesn’t have to be a boring gift, especially in a gift set like this one. These delicious flavors are a far cry from what Grandma used to make. Raspberry Jalapeno is my favorite, and it’s delicious on warm sourdough bread.
4. Holiday Truffle Creation Kit
We’re huge fans of gifts that give the family an activity to do together. This holiday truffle-making kit has everything you need to create holiday-themed chocolate reindeer, snowmen, and wreaths.
5. Nutzo Nut Butter
No more boring peanut butter and jelly sandwiches. This Nutzo Nut Butter is high in protein, low in sugar, and loaded with fun flavors like pumpkin spice and gingerbread. Your favorite foodie can use it in smoothies, cookies, and salad dressings.
6. Doctor Popcorn
Sugar and Spice Popcorn is loaded with cinnamon, sugar, vanilla and hints of cocoa. This is not your average popcorn as it is made from the highest quality ingredients, no transfats, MSG, artificial colors or preservatives.
7. Cheese Baker
Who wouldn’t love a baker who serves up perfect melted cheese? Substitute it for brie, mozzarella, and goat cheese to make an ideal appetizer to serve to guests any time of year.
8. Monogrammed Driftwood Cheeseboard
Monogrammed gifts are very personal; Why not add monograms to the cheese board? These boards can be used as cheese boards or to display your favorite appetizers, and they also look great on the counter when not in use.
9. Revolution Instaglo Toaster
This is one of the best gifts for foodies that has a bit of everything. This Revolution toaster has sixteen innovative bread modes, including a gluten-free setting for each one, so your bread turns out perfectly every time. You can even make quesadillas in this toaster!
10. Classic Syrup Sampler
If your foodie is also a coffee lover, give them this classic syrup sampler. They are all sugar-free, keto-friendly and gluten-free. You can also use these delicious syrups in desserts, oatmeal, and smoothies.
11. Tame the Insane Challenge Box
From mild to extreme, these hot sauces boast eleven different heat levels. It makes a great party challenge, and most hot sauces are extreme, so use them with caution.
12. Pralines Gift Box
One of La Maison du Chocolat’s bestsellers, this praline gift box contains forty decadent chocolate pralines. They create perfectly balanced flavored chocolates using precise chocolate making techniques. It’s the perfect foodie gift for any mom with a sweet tooth.
13. Ember Mug
This mug will keep your coffee at the perfect temperature so you enjoy it from start to finish. Whether sitting at your desk or enjoying your commute, these mugs keep your drinks hot. The heating component is inside the cup, and they use sensors to control the temperature. Ember mugs are always a favorite gift for foodies every holiday season.
14. Host Chef’s Knife
You may think you have good work knives, but after you try these Hast Knives, your mind will change. The eight-inch is the perfect knife for chopping fruits and vegetables and slicing through meats. This is a must have for any chef or foodie.
15. Lodge Cast Iron Skillet
Another kitchen classic is the cast iron pan, popular with all home cooks. Use it every day to go from skillet browning to oven baking in no time. It features an ergonomic handle, generous pour spouts, and excellent heat retention. This is a gift that will last a lifetime.
16. Always Paan
This Always Pan has over twenty six thousand positive reviews and counting. It replaces your fry pan, sauté pan, steamer, skillet, saucer, saucepan, nonstick pan, spatula and spoon rest. It really lives up to its name, and it makes a versatile gift for the foodie.
17. Oni Koda Pizza Oven
Fresh stone-baked pizza in as little as sixty seconds? This Oni Koda pizza oven is powered by propane or natural gas and reaches up to nine hundred and fifty degrees Fahrenheit. No More Delivery!
18. Essential Capsule
This olive oil selection has everything you need, like strong and smooth olive oil, raw balsamic vinegar, and double-fermented Champagne vinegar. They can be used in salad dressings, soups, stews, marinades, greens, and even cocktails. The opportunities are endless.
19. Boxu Japanese Snack Box
Gift boxes are all the rage these days, and Bokksu delivers a taste of authentic Japanese snacks, tea and candies right to your doorstep. Each box contains a mix of flavors that every taste buds will love.
20. Nespresso Lattissima Machine
Dream of becoming a master barista? You can make your favorite espresso drinks at home with this gorgeous Nespresso espresso machine from Williams Sonoma. Integrated milk frother means you can quickly prepare your favorite froth with just the touch of a button.
Hyperchiller is ready to work whenever you are. Just put it in the freezer; It can chill any beverage in about a minute. If your a foodie who enjoys an iced coffee every morning, this could come in handy. Use it for coffee, juice, smoothies, wine, cocktails and shots.
22. Assorted Wood Appetizer Plates
These rustic round appetizer plates are perfect to liven up your next party. They have a variety of wood colors and work well for small bites, tapas, and wood boards.
23. Chefman 2 Quart Air Fryer
Everyone is crazy about air fryers these days, and this little cutie is a great way to jump into it. Air fryers allow for healthier cooking by providing that fried flavor without the added oil. This mini is great for a small kitchen or apartment.
24. Milk Bar Bakery Gift Box
Milk Bar is famous for their delicious cookies, and now you can get a sample delivered to your door. It has chocolate, confetti, corn, blueberry flavor and a slice of Milk Bar Pie. No food lover will be disappointed by this thoughtful collection.
25. Personalized Pot Holder
Have a favorite pup in the house? Put your face on these personalized oven mitts and pot holders. They’ll brighten up your kitchen in no time and make a thoughtful stocking stuffer.
26. Noble Nest Tabletop Firepit
You don’t have to skip the s’mores because it’s cold outside. You can have an indoor s’mores party with this tabletop fire pit, and it creates a cozy atmosphere and runs on isopropyl alcohol.
27. Movie Night Popcorn Kit
Love snuggling up on the couch with your family to enjoy the latest season of The Crown? This popcorn set will make it even better. Whip up some fresh corn with a cheesy white cheddar topping, or maybe you prefer sweet and salty kettle corn. Either way, you can’t go wrong.
28. 12 Days of Canned Wine Advent Calendar
This bestselling gift set fills each day of the holiday season with wonder. Each box contains twelve different award-winning wines, including rosé, sparkling, red and white.
29. Le Creuset Signature 4.5 qt. Dutch oven
The Le Creuset Dutch Oven is a kitchen essential used for slow cooking, braising, searing, roasting or baking. It can cook almost anything and goes from stovetop to oven quickly. Not to mention that it comes in so many cute colors.
30. KitchenAid 5 Quart Tilt-Head Stand Mixer
For your bestie, this over-the-top gift will be loved and cherished for years to come. It comes in sixty nine colors and is an absolute workhorse in the kitchen. It has ten speeds and can mix cookie dough for kneading pizza dough. Add a few extra attachments, and you can make pasta and grind your own meat.
31. AeroGardens Harvest Slim Garden
No need to pay high prices for fresh herbs in the off-season. This Harvest Slim Herb Kit will allow your foodie friend to grow fresh herbs, tomatoes and lettuce on the counter. LED lights allow plants to grow up to five times faster than in soil. Imagine homemade spaghetti sauce made with fresh basil all year long.
32. Digital Meat Thermometer
This easy-to-use digital thermometer has over five hundred positive reviews and gives readings in one second or less. Whether you’re grilling or roasting in the oven, this thermometer ensures perfectly cooked meat.
33. Round Classic Waffle Maker
For breakfast lovers, get this Round Classic Waffle Maker from Cuisinart. It makes perfect waffles with a crispy outside and soft inside. Ideal for small kitchens as it stands out for storage.
34. Eating Out Loud: Bold Middle Eastern Flavors for All Day, Every Day by Eden Grinshpan
This book includes delicious recipes that mix and match traditional ingredients in new ways. The recipes are easy to follow and perfect for all cooking abilities. Must try Pistachio Cardamom Coffee Cake.
35. Mistletoe Apron
Comfortable and sturdy, this apron can protect your foodie dishes from even the biggest mess in the kitchen. It’s stain-resistant and machine-washable, so it’ll always look fresh.
The Best Gifts for the Foodie on Your Holiday List
Don’t be afraid to pick out a gift for your favorite foodie. Anyone would be happy to receive one of these unique gifts. You can put something on your holiday wish list and drop hints for your family.
This article was originally published on Savotour.