by Rose Parker
A foodie is a person who takes interest in the preparation, cooking, and consumption of good food. They might be interested in anything from tasting new dishes to trying different spices. Your foodie friend might be a little picky, but he or she will appreciate the best gifts on this list. These gifts are perfect for any occasion, especially if you want them to think about you every time they make a meal!
1. Cookies Gift Baskets
Cookies gift baskets are perfect for sending to a foodie loved one on the other side of the country. They'll get lots of different cookies, all freshly baked and ready to eat! Every foodie love to eat cookies! These gluten-free biscotti handcrafted in small batches with natural ingredients are perfect for any occasion. You can gift gourmet cookies to a loved one who might not be able to indulge due to dietary restrictions or send them gluten-free cookies for any occasion.
2. Global Spice and Sauces Set
This global spice and sauces set is the perfect gift for foodies who love to cook. This set includes spices from around the world like Hungarian paprika, Lao chili powder, Tunisian caraway seeds as well as sauces such as Bourbon Pepper, Outback Burn, Salsa Caliente, Kenya Fire and Lava Flow. This interesting gift for foodies is suitable for the person who loves to cook or experiment in the kitchen. The great thing about this spice and sauce set is that it comes in a ready-to-gift bag.
3. Godiva Dark Chocolate Truffles
Who doesn't love chocolate? The person who has everything might not appreciate this gift for foodies, but the picky eater will be thrilled. This tasty treat comes in an elegant box of 12 and can be found at any Godiva store or online. They are made with Belgian chocolate, buttery ganache, delicious creme filling, finished off with the finest cocoa powder and caramelized sugar that gives it its signature flavor. This food gift for foodies deserves a spot on your holiday shopping list.
Foodies always want to do new experiments and find new recipes. Thermomix is perfect to help them in this process and make their life easier. This machine can do a lot of work for you, from chopping, whipping, kneading, blending, stirring and crushing ice it can do it. It allows to fry, cook and steam food. This cool gift for foodies will make their life easier and they'll enjoy every minute of cooking with this device!
5. Set Of Jelly Jars
Foodies are always looking for new ways to preserve their food. This set will be perfect and it'll allow them to store a variety of foods from jams, sauces, or fruit purees. With these jars, they can make some delicious recipes that will impress even the pickiest eater! They can store the food in the refrigerator or freezer and they don't need to worry about spoilage. They can also fill them with snacks to take on the go.
6. Reusable Food Wraps
Don't need to cover food in aluminum foil or plastic wraps, these reusable food wraps are a perfect way to protect your precious dish as it awaits cooking time. The best part about this wrap is that it's made out of beeswax. They're also easy to store because they come with their own case so you don't have to worry about finding them. Your foodie friend must be so happy to finally have a eco-friendly wrap that they can use over and over again!
7. Electric Griddle
What's better than cooking on the stovetop? Cooking in few minutes with an electric griddle! This is perfect for when they need breakfast and lunch for a whole family or if they want to make some fresh pancakes on Sunday morning. It's so easy to use, they just plug it in. There are also two different temperature settings that they can choose from depending on what type of food your friend wants to prepare. The best part about this appliance is that its surface wipes clean easily.
8. Alton Brown's "EveryDayCook" Cook Book
Foodies always look for new and interesting recipes to try, and this cookbook is perfect for them! Alton Brown includes a wide variety of dishes that are easy enough for beginners. He starts from scratch in the kitchen with simple techniques like how to use knives properly or chop an onion evenly before progressing into more complex ones. The Alton brown gift for foodies is a great gift for anyone that loves food and wants to learn everyday cooking recipes with a new twist.
9. Olive Oil Tasting Set
Discovering new flavors with brands of olive oil must be an exciting experience for foodies. This set includes three infused varieties of olive oil that will surely change the way they cook. The olive oil tasting set is a great gift for those looking to try new flavors in the kitchen or who want to be more creative when hosting dinner parties. Foodies with a love of cooking will be thrilled when they receive this olive oil tasting set as a gift.
10. Temperature Control Smart Mug
Foodies will love this mug that can keep their drink at the perfect temperature. This sleek design is not only functional but also makes a great gift for those who enjoy good coffee or tea. The best part? This mug that automatically warms drinks and shuts off when the mug is removed means you don’t have to worry about your drink getting cold. This Xmas gift for foodies is perfect for those who love to drink hot beverages.
11. Cheese Board and Knife Set
Foodies love parties, and what better way to spread a little joy than with this cheese board set? The perfect gift for those who love hosting parties, and enjoy gatherings with friends, this cheese board set will make for a great conversation piece and help to enhance the mood of any party. The three-drawer cheese board includes a cheese knife set and will make for the perfect addition to any kitchen.
12. Cheese Making Kit
For those who enjoy the best of both worlds, this cheese-making kit will make for a perfect gift. The set includes all the basics to get started on your own cheese-making adventure including a detailed recipe booklet with tips and tricks from renowned chefs. With everything that you need in one package, it’s easy to use and makes 10 different types of cheese in an hour. This set is perfect for any foodie who’s looking for something new and easy to try out with their family.
13. Breville CS10001 Joule Sous Vide
A perfect gift for any foodie, the Breville CS10001 Joule Sous Vide is great to create restaurant-quality dishes at home. The machine will cook your favorite foods perfectly every time by cooking them evenly and slowly in a water bath that’s heated up to an exact temperature. This smart and sleek tool is perfect for any kitchen and can be used to make everything from steak, salmon, eggs or even your favorite soups.
14. Bread Proofing Basket Set
Every foodie needs various tools in kitchen and this bread proofing basket set is perfect to make bread, pizza dough and more. The set includes 2 9 inch bowls for bread proofing to help make perfect loaves of bread. This bread proof kit includes a bowl scraper, dough scraper, bread lame. linen liner and danish dough whisk. This is a great gift for a foodie who loves to bake or eat homemade baked goods.
15. Air Fryer Toaster
If you have a foodie who loves to cook and is always in the kitchen, this air fryer will make their life easier. The toaster has a special design that provides extra-crispy and evenly cooked food by using an infrared heating system. The air fryer uses rapid convection technology, this means the food is heated faster than traditional ovens and it cooks more quickly in less time. It can be connected to a smartphone via Bluetooth to remotely control cooking. It must be the best Christmas gift for foodies in your life.
16. Edible Flowers
If your foodie friend loves to create a twist in their food, the edible flowers are perfect for them. They will be able to make a delicious and beautiful dish by adding some edible flowers. This gift pack includes six different types of edible flowers and one rose absolute essential oil. They can use these brightly-colored botanicals in several ways. You can sprinkle them on soups, baked goods, and tea for an artistic touch or leave them floating atop your cocktails and drinks.
17. Olive-Wood Salt Keeper
This may be the best salt keeper you will ever own. The wood is from locally sourced trees in France and it's naturally air-dried for at least six months before being cut into pieces. This means that your foodie friend can use this as their salt keeper or as a decoration piece too. This handmade olivewood box holds six ounces of salt and closes securely with a swiveling lid attached with a magnetic latch.
18. Hot Sauce Variety Pack
This is a great gift for the foodie in your life who loves to experiment with flavors. This set includes three hot sauces from sweet to hotter flavors and each boasts its own unique flavor! They all give a little heat where the other might be a bit milder. The best part is that it includes three sauces so they'll have plenty of options as well as room to experiment with new combinations. Your foodie friend must love this gift.
19. Ice Cream Maker
Foodies are always looking for new ways to enjoy the best of what they eat. With so many varieties on the market, it can be tough to find ice cream that tastes just right. This gift is perfect because it'll allow them to create their own flavors as well as pick toppings and sauces from a variety of different brands! They can make a new batch every week and never get bored of the same old thing!
20. Homemade Gin Kit
This gift package is perfect for the foodie who enjoys DIY projects. It will include everything they need to make their own gin, and it'll be ready in just a few weeks! The kit contains juniper berries, coriander seeds, angelica root extract, orris root extract, grapefruit peel extract and more ingredients necessary to create a tasty gin. Your foodie pal will love the personalized and customized touch of this DIY gift.
21. Salt and Pepper Mill Set
Salt and pepper mills are often overlooked, but they're one of the most useful tools in any kitchen. This set is perfect because it's functional and stylish all at once! It comes with two mills (one for salt and one for pepper) made from high-quality stainless steel and glass that will be as good-looking on a countertop as it is practical to use. Your foodie friend will appreciate the thoughtful gift because salt and pepper are staples in any food.
22. Vanilla Bean Paste
Vanilla is baking essential, but if your foodie friend has a big sweet tooth, this vanilla bean paste is the perfect thing to add some flavor to any dessert. It's made with pure Tonga vanilla beans and it can be used in anything from cookies or cupcakes to ice cream or even whipped cream! Any foodie love to add this to their baking or dessert-making routine. They can make delicious treats for themselves and their friends.
23. Brownie Baker Set
Brownies are everyone's favorite, so this brownie baker set is a perfect gift for any dessert lover. The kit includes a brownie pan with a silver vintage server that helps to bake and serve brownies. The deep brownie dish is perfect for holding brownies that are still warm from the oven, and it's nonstick to make clean up a breeze. The brownie pan is also great for making desserts like blondies or even bars of chocolate. It can be used in an oven or microwave.
24. DIY Mochi Ice Cream Kit
Foodies love ice cream, so we're sure they'll love this DIY mochi ice cream kit. This is a perfect gift for anyone who loves to experiment in the kitchen and try new recipes or flavors of food. The DIY Mochi ice cream kit includes everything needed to make Japanese ice cream balls. Your foodie friend can make their own flavor combinations, or they could follow the recipe provided in the box.
25. Produce Saver
Foodies always want to make sure they have the freshest produce available. That's why we recommend this produce saver! The Produce Saver is perfect for vege lover who spends a lot of time in their kitchen because it can keep fruits and vegetables fresh up to 50% longer than traditional storage methods. It also has vents to control humidity. This set of three produce saver can keep fruits and vegetables fresh up to 50% longer than traditional storage methods.
26. "Mr. and Mrs. Apron" Set
The "Mr. and Mrs. Apron" set is just the best gift for newlyweds who enjoy cooking together or anyone who loves to cook! They're also great as a wedding gift for foodie if you want something unique that they can enjoy together. This set has two aprons for Mr and Mrs, oven mitts, a potholder and a romantic recipe book. The aprons are made of 100% cotton so they're comfortable to wear for long periods in the kitchen while cooking or baking up a storm! These best gifts for foodies will make people laugh when they see you wearing them as well because that's what they're for!
27. Dried Fruit & Nut Gift Basket
This dried fruit and nut gift basket is perfect for any foodie who loves to snack on healthy treats or anyone who needs a little more excitement in their diet! Some of the items include walnuts, cashews, almonds and pistachios along with dried cherries, raisins and figs. The set comes elegantly packaged in tower-shaped boxes, and the recipient will be excited when they see that it's a gift basket full of healthy goodies. Your foodie friend can enjoy them all year round, but this would make an especially new year gift for family and friends.
28. Culinary Torch for Cooking or Baking
This culinary torch from Legendary chefs is perfect for anyone who loves to cook with fire! It has an adjustable flame size and heats up quickly. Not only can you use it while cooking, but also bakers love the ability to torch their cake or bread dough before putting them in the oven. This culinary torch has an ergonomic design that is easy to use. It is made from quality materials for a long-lasting product.
29. Fermenter Jar Lid Kit
This kit has everything needed to make pickles and is perfect for someone who likes to experiment with cooking. To make pickles, kimchi, sauerkraut, or any other fermented vegetable dish you need a pump, a fermenter lid and weights. This kit has all three pieces in one package making it perfect for beginners too. With the instructions that come included with the kit, you will be able to make pickles at home without having to buy many different supplies individually. Your foodie loved one makes pickles from scratch and will love this gift.
Foodies love to eat, so it is only natural that they want to talk about food. With the right gift, you can turn their mealtime experiences into a fun activity and make them more interesting with new flavors or cooking techniques. You can help them discover new foods and tastes by giving them a gift that helps them to bring something new to the table. We have created a list of best gifts for foodies that will impress even the pickiest eater. You can choose one of these gifts for a food lover in your life.