Finding the perfect foodie gift is a matter of taste. Though your foodie friends may share a love of all things food. Hence, their gift needs go way beyond picking up a tray of something at the grocery store on the way to their party.
If you truly want to be the best gift-giver, then you’ll need a strategy to find just the right gift. Though foodies do love food, your gift list should also include several non-food options. If you’re bringing a food gift to a party. Therefore, your recipient may feel obligated to share it with you and the other guests. We love the idea of a non-food gift. Also, with a delicious treat tucked inside your foodie friend can enjoy once the party is over. Here’s a list of our favorite foodie-friendly gifts:
This cooking tool was made to allow for the utmost precision when cooking. This method of cooking involves vacuum sealing your food and placing it into a temperature controlled vat of water. This method is said to evenly cook all your food, allowing for a perfectly done inside without overdoing the outside, retaining the moisture of the item. Though sounding quite fancy, the tool is actually fairly simple to use!
Instant Pots are all the rage the past few months! They serve as a multi-purpose cooking tool that can be used as a pressure cooker, slow cooker, rice cooker, yogurt maker, egg cooker, sauté pan, steamer, warmer, sterilizer and it makes a cake too!
There is an old myth that gifting a knife is bad luck as it symbolizes the severing of a relationship. Avoid this bad luck by making sure to tape a penny to it! The recipient of the knife should give you the penny back, so as to ‘pay you’ for it, thus negating the bad luck superstition. This might seem silly, but it’s a fun tradition.
If your friend is always the one inviting everyone over for dinner or drinks, make sure she has a cute apron to wear when her guests arrive. Anthropologie has a ton of stylish ones that make for great gifts.
World Spice Set
For people who like to travel, and who like to get to know a culture through their food, think about getting a spice set! This present helps spark creativity in the kitchen, allowing your foodie to add unique flavors from around the world into their everyday cooking.