These Are The Christmas Gifts You Should Give For Someone Who Loves Food
Show your favorite foodie some love this Christmas!
If you have a big food fan on your Christmas gift list, you don't have to stress over what to give them. If you're racking your brains for gifts to put under your favorite foodie's Christmas tree, why not give them something that captures their love for food? We listed down the 11 gifts any food lover will appreciate:
1. Coffee Enamel Pins
Know a person who can't go through a day without a cup of coffee? They'll be happy to unwrap these cute enamel pins that show just how much they love their cup of joe!
The Cold Like My Heart enamel pin (P369) by The Outland Creative and the But first, coffee! enamel pin (P465) by Punchdrunk Panda are available at Common Room branches: Katipunan, Alabang Town Center, Powerplant Mall, and Glorietta.
2. I Am a Filipino: And This Is How We Cook
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Food fans with a soft spot for Pinoy food should have this tome. Written by US-based restaurateurs Nicole Ponseca and Miguel Trinidad, I Am a Filipino: and This Is How We Cook celebrates Pinoy culture with modern recipes. It's a beautiful addition to a food fan's collection!
I Am a Filipino: and This Is How We Cook (P1,044.98) is available on Amazon.
3. Naked Patisserie Chocolate Oreo Cheesecake Truffles
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These luscious balls coated in dark chocolate and dusted with edible gold are the star of this gift set. You'll love that each is a decadent bite that remains true to its origins: a simple Oreo cheesecake done perfectly right.
To place an order for the Chocolate Oreo Cheesecake Truffles (P475 for eight pieces; P950 for 16 pieces), contact this number: (0945) 468-5141. For more information, visit the Naked Patisserie's official website.
4. Pocket Srirarcha
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Got a friend whose spice tolerance is just out of this world? You bet they'll love this pocket Sriracha. This refillable keychain is a basic necessity that will finally make their meal complete.
The pocket Srirarcha (P250) is available on Shopee.
5 Dalawang Extra Rice! Tote Bag
There's no denying that Filipinos love a bowl of perfectly steamed rice to pair with their ulam. But for the self-proclaimed extra rice lovers, this "Dalawang Extra Rice!" tote bag is something they will surely wear with pride!
6. Hamburger Lunchbox
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Just like a delicious large burger, every layer of this lunchbox brings something wonderful. Its stacked system keeps rice, ulam, salad, and snacks all in neat separate layers for a tasty packed lunch. This will be the perfect gift for your meal-prepping friend.
You can order this hamburger lunchbox (P550) is available to order through Shopee.
7. Colorful Cuisinart Knives
Photo by Majoy Siason
Don't let the bright colors fool you, these beautiful knives are sharp and sturdy! These vibrant kitchen tools have different types of edges that can come in handy for slicing bread, peeling, chopping, dicing, and mincing. The set also includes protective covers to prevent any injuries.
Cuisinart's Advantage 6-piece non-stick color knife set (P1,369.77) is available at Rustan's Department Stores.
8. Chef Mira's Cheese Spreads
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You'll be slathering these cheeses onto bread, crackers, pastries, biscuits, and even stirring it onto hot-from-the-pan scrambled eggs. If you love cheese spreads, these bottles should cover whatever your taste buds will crave. Choose from basil pesto cream cheese, cheese pimiento, and sundried tomato cream cheese.
Bottled dips and spreads come in basil pesto cream cheese (P130/4oz; P250/8oz), cheese pimiento (P110/4oz; P200/8ox), and sundried tomato cream cheese (P130/4oz; P250/8oz). Order via (0917) 527-0913.
9. NomNomOven's Ensaymadas
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Not all ensaymadas are alike, and these are one of the softest and most delicious we've tried. Choose your favorite topping—cheese, salted egg, or chorizo—for the ultimate sweet-salty and buttery combo that only an ensaymanda can deliver.
10. Panaderia Room/Linen Spray
Photo by from Simoy Ng Haraya official website
Yes, this room and linen spray smells just like freshly baked bread from your neighborhood panaderia! We're pretty sure anyone would love to wake up to the aroma of warm, fresh-baked goodness of bread and butter in their room.
11. Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat: Mastering The Elements Of Good Cooking
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According to Samin Norsat, there are four elements which make food delicious: salt, fat, acid, and heat. This cookbook will inspire any cook of different skill levels on how to cook delicious meals with any ingredients, anywhere, at any time.
Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat: Mastering The Elements Of Good Cooking by Samin Norsat (P1,680) is available at Fully Booked branches.
This story originally appeared on Yummy.ph.
* Minor edits have been made by the Realliving.com.ph editors.
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