A holiday feast, all wrapped up

‘Tis the season to spread joy and cheer, and there’s no better way to do that than through one’s stomach. Gift-wrap some of our favorite finds for these who like to indulge and you’re sure to be the hit of the holiday season.

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All Boxed Up


Fresh cut-to-order cheese from artisanal and small batch cheesemakers from Europe and America is what you will discover inside Cheesemonger Box’s classic and signature boxes. Inside you will find three ½-pound cuts of cheese, and the signature box also includes accompaniments for a first-rate cheese board. Real cheese fiends can even create their own box.

$75-$95, CheesemongerBox.com

The Challah Box

Keep your love of baking bread going full steam ahead with this fully stocked box filled with all the ingredients you need to make eight loaves of challah. Bake it all up at once and share amongst loved ones or freeze some for later.

$45, TheChallahBox.com

A Trip to Milano

Reminisce about a favorite trip or daydream about future travel plans with Eataly’s A Trip to Milano gift box. Inside you will find food favorites from Italy’s beloved northern city, including amaretto cookies and mostarda.

$109, Eataly.com

Salt & Straw Pints Club Gift

Looking for unique flavors to satisfy that sweet tooth? Salt & Straw offers 3-, 6-, and 12-month subscription boxes filled with three pints of their delicious ice cream. Choose from flavors like maple and bacon streusel, bug juice sorbet, wild-foraged berry pie, and goat cheese marionberry habanero, just to name a few.

$195-$780, SaltAndStraw.com

Common Ground

This Hawaiian e-commerce site allows you to connect with brands that make a difference, featuring all Hawaii-made products. Everything on their site is sourced from local ingredients that have a sustainable and regenerative impact on our planet. Check out their Impactful Aficionado bundle, which includes small-batch chocolate, coffee, and ahi tuna.

$45.95, CommonGroundKauai.com

Kitchen Upgrades

Dugout Mugs

Sports-loving loved ones will want to get their hands on one of Dugout Mugs MLB drinkware. Made from real Major League Baseball bats, the company produces mugs, shot glasses, and bottle openers, with your team of choice’s insignia.

$29.50-$69.99, DugoutMugs.com

Almond Cow

Tired of hunting for the best plant-based milks at your local grocery store? Almond Cow is your solution. You can easily make your own using any nut, seed, or grain by just adding water, and voila—you have your own plant-based milk in less than a minute! Each batch makes 5-6 cups.

$195, AlmondCow.co

Ardent FX

Literally get baked with this new, all-in-one, portable cannabis kitchen, which allows you to infuse, melt, and bake your own edibles without any prior experience. The sleek and discreet machine allows for easy storage and doesn’t take up too much space. With easy settings and odorless cooking, this new gadget makes activating and infusing THC, CBD, and other cannabinoids easier than ever.

$350, ArdentCannabis.com


For the wine lover who is perfectly particular, VoChill offers a solution to keeping your drink at the perfect temperature. Its patented design extracts heat from your glass, bringing your wine to cellar temperature in just minutes, and keeps it cool until your last sip.

$44.99, VoChill.com

In the Kitchen Candle

A collaboration between Lisa Queen Design and Apothenne brings you the perfect scent to add to your kitchen. For any home chef, or someone who just spends a lot of time in the kitchen, this new vegan candle is odor-neutralizing and the ideal counterbalance for all those cooking aromas.

$38, LisaQueenDesign.com

Edible Advents


Vinebox’s 12 Nights of Wine Collection is exactly what it sounds like. What could be better? This year, they also have two limited edition collections, one of them designed by illustrator Alessia Margarita that features wine made exclusively by female winemakers from Europe

$129, GetVineBox.com

In Good Taste

The amazing brand behind changing the way we consume wine, In Good Taste, lets you countdown to Christmas in the best possible way. Known for their single-serving bottles of premium wine, the company’s advent calendar includes 24 top-notch wines for you to try every day leading up to the big event.

$135, InGoodTaste.com


You’ll never want a piñata for adults more than this booze-filled splendor. NIPYATA!’s Boozy Advent Calendar is packed with 12 mini bottles of high-end alcohol that is sure to reignite your love of nips.

$109.99, Nipyata.com

Decadent Delights

Night On Earth In Scotland

The first expression in a new line of an annual limited edition gifting series, Night On Earth In Scotland is a smooth, velvety whisky with notes of Scottish shortbread, dried orange and spice. Brought to you by The Macallan, the new expression was created in collaboration with illustrator Erica Dorn and crafted by lead whisky maker Sarah Burgess to celebrate Scotland’s Hogmanay (their New Year equivalent).

$90, TheMacallan.com

Chef’s Seafood Box

Alaskan Salmon Company, a fishermen-led and owned e-commerce business, offers an insane box filled with 12 fillets of wild caught species, including Copper River sockeye and coho salmon, as well as rockfish, black cod, and halibut. You can even opt for a monthly subscription.

$189, AKSalmonCo.com

Personalized Cheese Carvings

Give the gift that keeps on giving with Whisps’ exclusive holiday offering, a personalized cheese carving crafted by an award-winning cheese carver. You can upload an image of a person, place, item, or pet, and the next thing you know, you’ll have the cheesy replica of your dreams.

$200, Whisps.com

Forêt Blanche

As part of its holiday offerings, famous French bakery Ladurée is rolling out monthly pastry specials, including the exquisite Forêt Blanche. This decadent sweet is comprised of white chocolate opalys, soft chocolate biscuit, Morello cherry jam, dark and milk chocolate mousse, and vanilla cream. It is the quintessential holiday showstopper on any dessert table.

$12, Laduree.us

A Lil’ Something Extra


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