Arguably one of the harder people to shop for, a chic foodie, who always looks stylist, is cooking the most delicious meals and visiting some of the world's best eateries. We have rounded up 15 of the best gifts and experiences to gift to your favorite chic foodie this holiday season.
Fiasconaro Dolce & Gabbana Saffron Panettone $79.95
Fiasconaro is one of the most well known gourmet brands in Italy. The company is famous for its high quality Christmas panettone cakes. This delicious Large Italian Panettone with Candied Citrus Peel and Saffron is the product of collaboration between the creativity of Dolce & Gabbana and the confectionery artistry of Fiasconaro. The Sicilian fruits, with heavenly scents of lemons, oranges and mandarins, combined with the intense dough infused with Saffron from Sicily, make the taste of softness of this Christmas cake unforgettable! It is no wonder that Fiasconaro panettone is one of the most desired holiday essentials.
Wave Pitcher $215
This chic pitcher will be perfect for your chic foodie to serve up their famous lemonade spritzer come summertime or apple cider come fall. Microwave and dishwasher safe, this will be the ultimate statement piece to decorate their counters and shelves.
Spaghetti Measure $30
We're all a little guilty of accidentally making too much pasta per portion, this beautiful little tool will help with portion sizes for 1, 2 or 5 pasta eaters. Stainless steel and crafted in Italy will be a wonderful additional to a chic foodie's kitchen gadgets.
Deluxe Matcha Kit $180
A premium gift for matcha lovers. This deluxe matcha set contains Ummon, a high grade matcha that is robust and naturally sweet character, a traditional glazed match tea bowl, a bamboo tea ladle for scooping matcha, a tea strainer for breaking up clumps in matcha powder, a whisk for whisking matcha, and a whisk stand for storing the whisk.
Giant Grater $110
Who knew a cheese grater could be so beautiful? With one swift motion, you can easily grate cheese for one portion to top a warm bowl of pasta or risotto. Decorate the tablescape with this and a hunk of Parmesan and you're in business!
Set of Serving Trays $170
A set of three satin matte white trays with a distinctive, organic eye or almond shape, will be a gorgeous addition to any chic foodie's table. Each tray is graduated in size, and are multipurpose. Slight variations from object to object are to be expected. Made of ceramic stoneware with a milky matte white glaze, these trays are simply stunning.
Walnut iPad Stand $149
A game changer for your chic foodie who uses their iPad to look up recipes while cooking. The ideal combination of high functionality and ease of use, with six different positions, the elegant Yohann iPad stand is a diligent helper for a more comfortable and versatile use of the iPad. Does your favorite foodie use a laptop to look up recipes while cooking instead of an iPad? Check out this laptop stand - très chic!
This architectural kettle is not your mother's kettle, it's a design icon. It will be a statement piece sitting on the range, reliable to quickly boil water and last a lifetime. Highly recommend to pair this gift with artisan teas or locally roasted coffee and a fabulous set of mugs and saucers.
Private Crêpe Cake Baking Class $145
Give the gift of a baking experience - your favorite chic foodie will be paired with a Pastry Chef for a private baking class at home and will learn how to prepare a classic French crêpe cake. The Pastry Chef instructor will guide them through the prep and baking process. Not sure if this specific recipe will tickle their fancy? Give them the gift of a gift card to choose the private baking or cooking class they would like to take.
Calypso Glass Set $385
These hand-blown glasses are made in Italy and are even more spectacular in person. Treat your chic foodie to a set of unique wine glasses and toast to their fabulousness. Bonus: round out the gift of a wine glass set with an awesome bottle of wine (or 2).
Chic foodies often find pleasure in the enjoyment of everyday objects - this toaster certainly understands the assignment. Intuitive controls and playful colors, this toaster features a practical browning dial to set your ideal toasting level, a “stop” button to cut the cooking short and a top that doubles as a warming tray for croissants, baguettes, and buns. It also features a slide-out crumb tray for easy cleaning and a hidden cord management system in the base. Also available in different colors and sizes.
Kleiner Kreis Cup & Saucer $62
A Bauhaus-inspired cup and saucer captures a perfect marriage of geometry and minimalism. Your chic foodie will be *very* impressed with your taste with this gift.
Sparkling Wine Tasting Experience $139
Treat your chic foodie to a private sparkling wine tasting with a Sommelier - at home! The Sommelier instructor will guide your foodie friend through a tasting of bubbles from all over the world. Give them the gift of a gift card to choose the private wine tasting or mixology class they would like to take.
Serving Set $95
Your chic foodie will be proud to serve their famous dish with this handmade, stainless steel serving set. Molded by the human touch, these utensils are one-of-a-kind.
Espresso Maker $92+
Transport your chic foodie to Milan with this unique architectural espresso maker crafted in Italy. With a variety of size options, this will be a wonderfully thoughtful gift for a coffee lover.