Holiday Foodie Gift Guide
Holidays are here and it’s time to finish our shopping lists. If you’ve been struggling to secure that unique find for the foodie on your list, we are here to help. It’s not too late to grab the perfect gift for all your loved ones, even the hardest to please. Here at the Carrot Campaign, food is one of our favorite things! We’ve scoured the web and compiled this list of awesome finds for every gourmand.
Note: There are no paid affiliates nor endorsements in this guide. All items are personally reviewed and recommended.
Saratoga Olive Oil- Mediterranean Collection $49.95
For the food bougie.
What’s a better go-to crowd-pleaser like a delicious olive oil set. Whip up an easy appetizer or snack for guests with a bit of oil and vinegar with herbed salt to brush around some quality bread. Olive oil has been touted for centuries for its heart-healthy benefits and is perfect for drizzling over dishes.
Kit includes 200 ml bottles of Basil Olive Oil and Cranberry Pear Balsamic, two pour spouts, and a hearty container of french garden sea salt. Beautifully packaged, sure to excite any foodie friend!
Saratoga Olive Oil is made without GMO ingredients and is certified organic. They pride themselves on fast delivery.
Red & White Snowflake measuring cups- Poshmark $24
For the ‘gram.
Let it snow, let it snow. Let it snow!
This set of four measuring cups is brightly painted red with snowprint handles. Rustic style, high-quality ceramic. Includes these into your holiday baking tradition every year. It’s time to make memories!
Why not try them out while testing out my recipe for lemon poppyseed mini bundt cakes?
Shiitake Mushroom Log Kit- Uncommon Goods $30
For the Urban Farmer.
Fungus lovers will freak! This special “yule” log grows your very own fresh shiitake mushrooms right at home. Your foodie friend will be delighted in watching their food sprout right before their eyes Designed by Howard Berk and Todd Pittard and available at Uncommon Goods.
The receiver of the gift is in for a spore-prise!
These Uncommon Goods are unique and made-to-order, so order soon!
*Cue in cartoon nostalgia song about logs as gifts*
“Recipes from my Cauldron” by Rebecca Fey $30
For the foodie with tough dietary restrictions.
Rebecca Fey explores the realm of low inflammatory foods in her journey to health. She learned to heal her body through food, by knowing what to add and what to eliminate. Learn all-new recipes and the beneficial properties of certain plant foods.
Learn magic right in the kitchen. For the person in your life that you never know how to cook for! In this book, you will learn how to cook for anyone. All these recipes are vegan, gluten, soy, yeast, and corn-free. What more could you not want?
Support self-published authors. Available online only at Amazon for $30.00
Back to the Roots- Sprout growing Beta fish tank $90
For the environmental foodie.
Grow your very own fresh sprouts at home with this synergistic set. The fish tank works together with the propagation of greens, with you choose fresh herbs or sprouts. Sprouts are a wonderful garnish for dishes and a great source of fresh enzymes and micronutrients. Fresh is always best, and available tabletop sized. Advertised as completely self-cleaning, though regular wiped down of surfaces is encouraged. Everything but the fish is included, and is guaranteed to grow!
A beta fish is one of the few fish that can be humanely housed in this kind of tank. A goldfish needs an average of 10 gallons per fish and dirties the water quickly with higher ammonia levels. Never put a goldfish in a bowl!
This tank can be found online or at the Home Depot for $89.41.
World Loose Tea Collection – from Tea Bloom $59.95
For the old soul.
Cozy up this winter with a warm cup of tea. Tea Bloom delivers delicious blends of organic tea, with 26 different flavors in this set. Beautifully packaged, this tea assortment is perfect for gift-giving, with exciting flavors such as Ginger Lemongrass Sunrise and Vanilla Orchid Garden. We especially appreciate that each tea is stored in its own tin, reusable and recyclable.
Learn more about the benefits of herbs such as lavender here:
Black Cat Tea for One – The Tea Smith $34.99
Table for one.
Embrace your single cat lady and give this gift a forever home. Teapot for one, with cup, included. Hypoallergenic. This purrfect tea-for-one will make you rethink what bad luck is! Includes a stainless steel mesh for bagged or loose teas.
Seal the deal! A winning combination with the TeaBloom kit.
Herb Garden Blank Recipe Book- Papier $37.99
For the DIY foodie.
Your favorite baker or cook will cherish this beautiful foiled recipe book. Blank templates allow for organization but are easily customizable for your secret family recipes. Not digging this particular skin? Available in multiple styles at Papier.com
Dishes From My Kitchen. What kind of recipes would you store inside?
Whether you found our list to be fun or helpful, we wish you have the utmost of blessings this holiday season. What matters most is that we are healthy and happy, striving to make the world a better place. We thank you for your continued support and love.
Happiest of Holidays from my home to yours!