Best Foodie Gifts for Christmas
If you're looking to hit the spot with a tasty gift for the food fan in your life, we have some unique ideas that might just feed your need! Check out the full collection here, and read on for some of our faves.
Not just for spaghetti, the Spaghetti Monster is a master strainer in the kitchen, and always brings a bit of delight to dinner time! Spaghetti Monster also happens to look a lot like the Flying Spaghetti Monster, the deity of Pastafarianism... Coincidence? We think not.
Many people are moving to a plant-based diet because it's great for the planet and good for your health. But it can be hard to give up some of the more delicious animal based foods, like cheese. Give your vegan friend the gift of cheesey goodness with this brilliant vegan cheese making kit.
It has everything they need for Parmesan, Feta, Halloumi, Mascarpone, Ricotta and Mozzarella and some simple and tasty ideas for what to do with each variety of cheese.
The Currabinny Cookbook is the winner of this years An Post's Best Irish Cookbook Award, and an absolute treasure of a recipe book. Filled with traditional yet tantalising Irish recipes, The Currabinny Cookbook is the brainchild of men-about-town James Kavanagh and William Murray. It's a gorgeous gift for any foodie or fan of Irish ingredients, and is sure to be a precious and indispensable resource in any kitchen.
The Box Appetit lunch box by Black + Blum is a firm favourite at designist. The glass-like lid locks to the body for a water-tight seal and has an ingenious sauce dipping area (good for sushi lovers) which can be used for things like salad dressing, so you can wait to dress your salad just before you eat it. A brilliant gift for anyone who likes to bring leftovers for lunch or having fancy picnics!
Herbarium from Thames & Hudson is a beautiful book of 100 herbs with contemporary illustrations inspired by modernist design. It looks at everything from how to flavour our food, heal our illnesses, scent our homes and restore our spirits, making it an invaluable reference book for any cook.
A fantastic multi-purpose deck of cards! With these Foragers playing cards, you can play top trumps, regular card games, and learn about 52 different foragable favourites at the same time. Food fans will love learning about the edible treats available to them in the wild!
The Okidome Eden Suction Planter is an ideal gift for someone who likes growing herbs in the kitchen. A new concept in indoor gardening; it's a plant pot that attaches to windows, tiles or even the fridge. So you can make sure your plants get way more light, and they are in sight at all times, ready for flavouring some home cooking when needed.
Hopefully we've inspired you with some ideas for your foodie friends. If they're more of a drinker, than an eater, check out our gifts for imbibers collection!!