Foodie Holiday Gift Guide '21
The Holiday's are here and we are so excited!
Nothing gets us more pumped than buying gifts and being generous. Our holidays are all about decorating, giving and of course eating. This is the perfect time to tell and show your loved ones how much they mean to you.
We have compiled the best foodie gifts that you can give. Here at The Foodie Gift Box, we will always support small businesses. All these gifts are from small businesses that we admire, they are truly creating special products.
Mortar & pestle from Civil Stoneware
Civil Stoneware is based out of Birmingham, Alabama, one of our favorite cities in the South. Each of their items are handmade so they have a unique touch that no other item will have.
While they have some great items such as serving platters, pizza stone, and measuring cup sets, our favorite item of theirs is the mortar & pestle. This item is perfect for grinding spices and dried herbs, it makes such a difference in dishes.
The mortar & pestle is a must have in the kitchen of every foodie.
Charcuterie board from The Rustic Craftsman
The Rustic Craftsman is a husband-and-wife duo that designs and builds custom furniture and one-of-a-kind pieces. Their ocean boards are absolutely gorgeous, and they offer various sizes.
This is the perfect gift for the foodie that loves charcuterie and loves to host.
Wood care products from Roostmade
Have a foodie in your life that loves charcuterie boards?
Then they need this organic cutting board care set. This set includes Roostmade premium organic wood oil, Roostmade premium organic wood wax, organic cotton round pads, Roostmade Coconut Scrubber, Fine grit sanding sponge and step-by-step instructions on how to care for your board.
Also, upon purchase of this set, three trees will be planted and maintained through maturity, to fight global deforestation. We love supporting businesses that supports causes!
Build your own bitters set from El Guapo Bitters
El Guapo Bitters is one of our favorite businesses. Based out of New Orleans, El Guapo Bitters uses locally sourced ingredients. Their entire line is non-GMO, high fructose corn syrup free, gluten free and vegetarian.
El Guapo Bitters offers bitters sets as well as syrups sets and craft cocktail sets. The best thing about this is that you can build your own!
For the bitters set you can choose four out of ten. Some of their bitters include cucumber lavender, crawfish boil and chicory pecan coffee. How good do those sound?
This is the perfect gift for the foodie that likes to party.
Hot cocoa & chocolate box from Madhu Chocolate
Madhu Chocolate is based out of Austin, Texas. They combine the flavors of traditional Indian cuisine with chocolate. This collection includes orange blossom hot cocoa mix, roasted almond hot cocoa mix, rose pistachio dark chocolate, cardamom dark chocolate and vanilla fennel chocolate.
This collection will surely impress your foodie.
Cookbook from Book Larder
Book Larder is a community cookbook store in Seattle, Washington. Not only do they offer new and imported books, they also offer author events, cooking classes and demonstrations in store. Their selection is impressive, they also have new cookbooks available for pre-order. We wish there were Book Larders all over the country.
This is the perfect gift for the foodie that loves to learn.
Some cookbooks we've been having our eyes on:
Gran Cocina Latina: The Food of Latin America
Bowls and Broths : Build a Bowl of Flavour from Scratch, with Dumplings, Noodles, and More
Wine Style : Discover the Wines You Will Love Through 50 Simple Recipes
Box of cookies from Henri's bakery & Deli
Henri's Bakery & Deli is one of our favorite bakeries! Thankfully, they now offer nationwide shipping. This bakery is based out of Atlanta and has been around since 1929. Not only do they have amazing shortbread cookies, they also offer banana nut bread and cheese straws.
This is the perfect gift for a foodie that loves sweets.
Olive oil gift pack from Texas Hill Country Olive Co.
Texas Hill Country Olive Co. is a family-owned company, and they are passionate about what they do. It all began in 2008 when the family purchased some land in Dripping Springs, Texas to plant olive trees. We have been keeping our eye on this business because using really good olive oil makes such a difference in cooking.
This set includes Texas Miller’s Blend oil (500 ml), Sola Stella (500 ml), and Terra Verde (500 ml).
This is the perfect gift for the foodie that loves to use quality ingredients.
These are only a few of the small businesses that we have been keeping our eye on. We hope that you support small businesses that you love this holiday season!
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