It’s that time of year again! The time when you must brave the stores and fight the crowds for gifts for your loved ones. For the most part, gift cards are an easy option, but if you’re trying to find something special for a real food lover, then you may want to skip the easy street and get them something only a true foodie will appreciate:

Fondue Set

If there’s anything a food lover admires more than food, it’s dipping food in something even more delicious to enhance the flavor. Fondue sets aren’t too pricey and it lets the gift receiver play around with so many different types of chocolates, cheeses, etc., they’re sure to be in gourmet heaven.

Various Oils & Salts

Most people cook with olive or canola oil, but a gift set of oils such as Garlic, Basil, Chili, or Lemon oils will give your food loving friend so many more flavor options when preparing their dishes. Much like the oils, there’s also sea salts that have been combined with other herbs that will add more than just a pinch of flavor to any dish. You can find gift sets that include Truffle & Salt, Fennel & Salt, Saffron & Salt, Fiori & Salt, Porcini & Salt, etc.

Silly Salt & Pepper Shakers

You can find so many different types of salt and pepper shakers these days from cartoon characters to cars, to abstract shapes, and even some that are shaped like actual food. Find something fun and clever to really capture the personality of the person you’re buying for.

Cast Iron Skillet and Cookie Dough Mix

If you have ever had one of these skillet cookies then you know where we’re going with this. Give your food lover the perfect setup for a delightfully gooey cookie experience. All they have to do is get the ice cream!

Taco Holders

This is something most people won’t buy for themselves, but many will appreciate, especially if they take their Mexican food seriously. The taco holders not only allow the user to create the perfect tacos, but it keeps them safe and upright until they are ready for consumption. Give this as a gift and it’s sure to be a hit!

DIY Food Kits

There’s a kit for everything! You can find a kit for DIY artisan hot sauces, pizzas, molten lava cakes, and basically anything else delicious. Pick a kit and give it as a gift!

Hopefully this list helps narrow down the shopping list for your loved ones that LOVE food. Although, some of these things are so awesome, you might want to buy them all for yourself as well. Don’t worry, we won’t judge.

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