Top 10 Gourmet gifts: Gourmet goodies for the foodie
Gourmet gift shopping and giving has never been more delicious! From fun gourmet foods and drinks to novel kitchen gadgets and tools, our top 10 gourmet gifts will make sure you find the perfect goodie for your favorite foodie.
From tucking a Lindt Excellence 99% Dark Chocolate Bar into a stocking or gifting that special someone with the deluxe Lindt's Master Chocolatier Gift Box (a variety of amazing chocolates plus the Lindt Chocolate Passion Recipe Book!), Lindt is your go-to chocolatier to meet your chocolate gift-giving needs. You might even have to indulge yourself on their newest releases: Excellence Black Currant Dark Chocolate Bar and Grandeur Dark Hazelnut Chocolate Bar.
Price: Varies depending on chocolate product
Sassy Sauces Dessert Sauces Sampler
Sassy Sauces are decadent (gluten-free) dessert sauces made in small artisanal batches from the highest quality ingredients, including pure Vermont cream and butter, and Belgium and French chocolates. Delight your dessert lover with a sampler: Bittersweet Chocolate, Peanut Butter Fudge, Milk Chocolate Caramel, Spicy Dark, and Rum Caramel, all of which can be spooned over ice cream, pound cake, or fruit, or blended into milkshakes and floats.
Price: $40 for five 10 to 11ounce jars
For the adventure snacker who detests microwave popcorn, Popcorn Indiana has an addictive array of all-nautral popcorns that will please even the most adamant popcorn purist. A real treat for the health-conscious foodie, this popcorn is also ideal for healthy whole-grain noshing. Choose from wildly unexpected flavors such as Wasabi, Sweet & Tangy BBQ, Bacon Ranch, Smoked Cheddar, Cocoa Kettle, Cinnamon & Sugar, and more! Popcorn comes in 10-, 4-, and 1-ounce bags.
Price: Varies depending on product
Amarula Cream Liqueur
For the foodie who likes unusual libations, this exceptional liqueur is quite a find. Not only does Amarula come in an eye-catching bottle labeled with a charging elephant, it is made from marula, a tart fruit unique to Africa that is packed with vitamin C (and coveted by the local elephants). Offering a captivating and exotic sweet and creamy flavor with hints of caramel, chocolate, and vanilla, this liqueur can be sipped on the rocks, stirred into coffee, or mixed into a delectable variety of indulgent cocktails.
Available: www.internetwineandspirits.com or your local liquor purveyor
Mighty Leaf Tea
Tea's popularity continues to thrive, giving rise to many excellent tea purveyors and fun tea gadgets that heighten the tea drinking experience. For the tea lover, Mighty Leaf Tea was born for the sole purpose of infusing life into an ancient indulgence by creating innovative and high quality tea products. From inspired teas to carefully-crafted teaware, you can create the perfect tea gift basket for the traditional tea drinker, whimsical herbal tea sipper, or trend-following matcha tea lover.
Price: Varies depending on tea or tea product