Who doesn't have a favorite foodie in their life? It might be the friend who hosts your gang's Friendsgiving year after year or the one you always turn to for restaurant recommendations. Perhaps its your co-worker who randomly shows up in the office with freshly baked treats for the whole team, or your cousin who’s always posting pics of her latest kitchen creations.
Because not all food lovers are made equal, we sourced the best foodie gifts for everyone on your list—from cheese-lovers to avid bakers. If you're feeling hard-pressed to find the perfect culinary gift—and can't quite splurge for that BBQ smoker your pal's dreaming of—then take a gander at this delicious gift guide comprised of the most delectable gifts for food enthusiasts in 2020.
From the prettiest bottle of olive oil we've ever seen to the ultimate truffle-tastic present, this list of the best gift ideas for foodies will serve you and your food-loving friends and family well.
For a gift that’s out of this world, this beautiful array of cosmic-inspired chocolates will do the trick. Each truffle comes paired with a unique astrological story to add to its appeal.
Foodies will love making their own mochi ice cream treats—flavored with matcha green tea and cocoa powder—in the comfort of their own home with this handy kit that makes 32 of the sweet Japanese-style eats.
Look no further—this sleek cast iron and walnut design is the pepper mill to end all pepper mills. Your favorite foodie will be obsessed!
Truffle oil is nice and all, but why not spoil your friends with the real thing? Pair this slicer with a fresh truffle, and they can go wild by topping risotto, salad, steak, or what-have-you with the decadent stuff.
These hand-raked, mineral-rich sea salt flakes get their crisp and unique flavor from the Arctic Ocean. Your foodie friend will be itching to sprinkle them on everything.
For the baking enthusiast in your life, there is no better tool than the Rolls-Royce of kitchen appliances. And with 37 different colors to choose from, you can pick one that suits their personality perfectly.
Know a healthy foodie who's also short on time? Give them the perfect balanced breakfast every day: A subscription of nine ready-to-blend smoothies.
Forget flowers—just add some brie, and your pal's got a wine-and-cheese night waiting to happen.
Whether you use this smokey-sweet syrup to spice up your old fashioned or drizzle it over your homemade granola, this delectable gift idea from Yes Cocktail Co. makes an ideal—yet ultra-affordable—present for foodies.
To take this gift to the next level, pair it with a bottle of their favorite liquor and a pretty set of rocks glasses.
For the foodie who loves testing out new recipes, this affordable smartphone accessory will make it infinitely easier for them to prop up their phone as they scroll through the instructions.
Shoyu is also known as Japanese-style soy sauce. Add its delicate flavor to anything from stir-fried vegetables to your go-to marinade.
For foodies who live far away, ship a tasty package their way. In this popular gift set from Harry & David, they'll get six perfectly ripened Royal Riviera Pears and four cheeses from Rogue Creamery that complement each other perfectly.
This newly-released cookbook for busy parents is perfect for foodie moms and dads on a mission to make quick and easy, high-quality meals for their little one. Plus, since it’s authored by the food editor at Parents magazine, you know every one of the 100 included recipes has got to be good!
Every cheese lover needs a great cheese board. This rustic acacia wood number, complete with three stainless steel knives, is one of our favorite gift ideas for foodies.
Wrapped in artsy modern packaging, these divine miniature chocolate bars—in exotic flavors like lavender and oat milk—have a silky smooth, buttery texture that creates a truly decadent experience.
Why own a dozen knives when one can do the job? Misen's Japanese-style hybrid blade will help you with anything from paper-thin slices to rough chops.
Want to treat your foodie to an especially sweet gift? An assortment of honey varieties from Savannah Bee will get them buzzing. With three 20oz flute jars of imported honey in acacia, rosemary, and lavender flavors, this set is sure to please.
A pretty interlocking cellar set—perfect for keeping salt and pepper handy by your store—made of black and gray marbled cement, plus a wooden spoon, is as charming as it is practical.
Ideal for the foodie in your life who loves to entertain, this simple yet totally striking gold serving set will appeal to their modern tastes and become a staple on their tablescape.
Made of powder-coated steel, these geometric tray sets from Hay make the ideal serving platters for your foodie’s next dinner party. Plus, they’re stackable, so even foodies with minimal storage space will love them!
Every foodie knows that a few drops of a quality vinegar can make all the difference when it comes to making a meal sing. This gift set, which includes four of Blazing Bella’s signature balsamic vinegars, plus a mini olive oil, will bring your favorite home chef endless amounts of joy.
This fancy olive oil isn't just about the pretty bottle. Bold Cortina olives take on bright, grassy, artichoke flavors—producing a wonderfully earthy and layered liquid.
Treat your favorite cook to a pretty set of gilded art deco-inspired measuring bowls and they’ll be sure to think of you each and every time they use them.
Once your friend starts using this hand-cut Himalayan salt plate for cooking thin cuts of meat or fish, she’ll never go back. Plus, it doubles as a beautiful serving tray for whatever she’s prepared, too.
A lightweight cast iron skillet, crafted with vintage flair, will quickly become your favorite cook's go-to pan for baking cornbread, grilling meat, and pan-roasting veggies.