The Ultimate Guide to Stocking Stuffers for Foodies
WINE CHILLING WAND
How could a glass of wine, a staple through the holidays, get any better? If that glass of wine stayed chilled. This set comes with two, so pick your lucky mate wisely.
Buy It! Wine Chilling Wand, $40; williams-sonoma.com
With a creamy combo of semisweet, white chocolate and peppermint pieces, this stocking filler is perfect for jazzing up any dessert spread.
Buy It! Williams Sonoma Peppermint Bark, $29 - $100; williams-sonoma.com
INEZ BOTTLE OPENER
Any old bottle opener won't cut it anymore, so for the hostest with the mostest, gift them an upgrade. This brass piece with accents of abalone and mother of pearl is pretty enough to set out at every party.
Buy It! Inez Bottle Opener, $28; anthropologie.com
There's no better way to get someone into the sugar-and-spice spirit than with fried dough. This foolproof kit is perfect for kids or the wanna-be baker on your list, coming with everything you could need to make the popular pastry right at home.
Buy It! Donut Kit Gift Set, $9; target.com
JACOBSEN SALT CO. SLIDE TIN
Coming in a pack of four, these personal tins means the foodie in your life never has to leave home again without their own stash to season to their liking.
Buy It! Jacobsen Salt Co. Slide Tin (4 pack), $14; food52.com
SLOTH TEA INFUSER
Everyone has a friend who's obsessed with sloths—so gift them the tea companion of their dreams.
Buy It! Fred Sloth Tea Infuser, $7; amazon.com
MOËT IMPÉRIAL GOLDEN SPARKLE BOTTLE
SWISS VEGETABLE PEELER
A must for any veggie connoisseur. Go with a bright color—those kitchen drawers are already a black hole.
Buy It! Kuhn Rikon Swiss Peeler, $10; amazon.com
SILVER GEODE COASTER
Spice up any cocktail table with these colorful coasters.
Buy it! Slivered Geode Coaster, $14; anthropologie.com
HOT CHOCOLATE ON A STICK
Give the gift of playing with food again—just add steamy milk and get stirring. The chocolate blocks come in french truffle, peppermint, peanut butter cup or salted caramel.
Buy It! Ticket Chocolate Hot Chocolate on a Stick, $26; food52.com
MINI DIPPING OIL SET
It's an olive oil lovers dream! The set includes three tasty choices ready to take on the go: Italian herb & brandy balsamic vinegar, parmesan garlic herb, and toasted garlic & red chile.
Buy It! Williams Sonoma Mini Dipping Oil Set, $30; williams-sonoma.com
MURRAY'S CHEESE OF THE MONTH CLUB
There's literally no better gift for the cheese fanatic in your life than a subscription to loads of it. New York's famous artisanal cheese shop, Murray's Cheese, has you covered. Once a member, they'll recieve three cheeses to their doorstep on the second Thursday of every month.
Buy It! $275 for 4 months; murrayscheese.com
NORDIC WARE COOKIE STAMPS
Give them the option of turning cookies into artwork with this trio of stamps that imprint geometric patterns.
Buy It! Nordic Ware Cookie Stamps (set of 3), $29; food52.com
ARTISAN CANDY MAKING KIT
A chance at homemade batches of licorice, marshmallows and gummies? That's an immediate yes for us.
Buy It! Williams Sonoma Artisan Candy Making Kit, $50, williams-sonoma.com
CHRISTMAS HEAT CHALLENGE HOT SAUCE
We've never met a hot sauce we didn't like. See how daring the foodie you're buying for truly is. Line up all 10 levels and go until they tap out!
Buy It! Hot Sauce Challenge Set, $14; target.com
These chocolate and butterscotch treats triple as ornaments for the tree, ideal stocking fillers or party favors for the table.
Buy it! See's Christmas Lollypops, $13.50; sees.com
CHAMPAGNE GUMMY BEARS
Give a taste of Sugarfina’s gourmet, champagne-infused gummy bears in a snack-size cube.
Buy It! Sugarfina Champagne Bears, $8.50; sugarfina.com