Food & Drink
GIFT GUIDE: Straight Up Food Gifts for Foodies!
by Lea Faminiano
So we had a cookbook gift guide, and a gadget gift guide, and now we get to the cream of the crop – the food gift guide. Because what do foodies like more than, well, food? Here’s a roundup of the best edible gifts at every price point for any of your favorite foodie friends (or you can treat yourself). FYI: If anyone out there is looking to get me a Christmas present, feel free to choose one or more items on this list!
Macaron Parlour’s Box of 12 French Macarons, $28. The macaron craze has hit NYC hard – give someone these adorable treats
Shake Shack Gift Card. You’re basically giving the amazing gift of burgers.
Beurre and Sel World Peace Cookies, $14. Dorie Greenspan’s popular cookie shop finally has an online store – get the World Peace Cookies, named because these cookies could definitely settle world peace.
Dylan’s Candy Bar Signature Mix, $15. A mix of classic childhood favorites such as Starbursts and Jolly Ranchers – head to the website to choose a different mix or create your own.
Momofuku Cooking Sauces, $16.95-$29. So your friends can make their own (and invite you over for dinner).
Babycakes Vanilla Cake Mix with Vanilla Frosting, $25. Make Babycakes’ popular treats without having to run to Whole Foods and pick up all those white sugar-free, gluten-free ingredients.
Coolhaus Ice Cream Sandwich (or Pint) of the Month Club, $29 for 3 months. It’s fun to visit the truck, but it’s even more fun to get it delivered to your door.
Lot18’s Holiday Six Pack, $120. Includes one white, three reds, and two sparkling – perfect for a hostess gift!
Katz’s Delicatessen Gift Card. Give someone enough for a couple pastrami sandwiches and you can’t fail with this.
The Filling Station Brooklyn Pilsner 64 oz. Growler, $10.95. Choose from a variety of beers and growler sizes and get a discount when you refill your growler!
Brooklyn Salsa Company Holiday 6 Pack, $40. Six of Brooklyn Salsa’s delicious salsas that would work at any party.
Murray’s Cheese Cheesemonger’s Choice Cheese Crate, $65. Who wouldn’t want a crate full of cheese?