Some pricey food gifts (like an $800 knife) are totally worth it, but that doesn’t mean more affordable options are any less desirable. Here, 26 food gifts under $25, as chosen by food writer Marisel Salazar, a member of the PureWow Coterie.
26 Great Food Gifts Under $25 (Because Everyone on Your List Loves Snacks)
A Box Of Truffles
These beauties—which are Ayurvedic-inspired—are beautiful, delicious and dairy-free.
Elements Truffles ($12)
Cute packaging aside, this California-based company makes delicious broths for a variety of diets (including vegan, gluten-free and paleo).
A Copper Cookie Sheet
This nonstick beauty from is too pretty to keep in the cupboards.
Pumpkin Seed Butter
Fall’s over, but pumpkin-flavored things are forever.
Sakara Life ($21)
This easy-to-mix powder is great for balancing all of those holiday indulgences.
Vital Proteins ($25)
A Coffee And Spice Grinder
This affordable gadget works for morning coffee beans as well as chia seeds (for pudding), flax seed (for salads) and more.
New York Bagels
For anyone who craves a taste of NYC, the famed Russ & Daughters delivers a dozen bagels right to your door.
Russ & Daughters ($12)
These little packets make getting your matcha fix beyond easy.
It’ll be their new secret ingredient.
Bushwick Kitchen ($10)
Levain Bakery Cookies
OK, these are technically a little over $25, but they’re totally worth it.
Levain Bakery ($27)
A Bottle Of Sangiovese
Smooth and approachable, this Santa Cristina 2015 Rosso Toscana is perfect for holiday gifting, and is chock-full of cherry, plum and spice. Yum.
Santa Cristina by Antinori ($13)
A Clever Coffee Dripper
Friends don’t let friends settle for subpar coffee.
Coffee Shrub ($16)
This delicious dough is made with guilt-free ingredients like almond flour, flax meal and cauliflower.
Simple Mills ($8)
A Mexican Cheese-making Kit
Everything you need to transform everyday milk into authentic Oaxacan quesillo (like Mexican string-cheese), queso fresco and queso panela.
A Nordic Mug
Nothing upgrades a cup of tea like drinking it from an elegant glass mug.
David’s Tea ($23)
Peanut Butter Perfect Bars
The most delicious stocking stuffers.
Perfect Bar ($24)
These Xocolatl Mole bitters (with cacao, cinnamon and spice) are perfect for darker liquors.
Laurens Brut Cremant de Limoux drinks like a flashy Champagne…no one needs to know it’s a third of the price.
K&L Wine Merchants ($14)
If they don’t have one, they need one.
Gift this as a subtle hint for them to invite you to brunch.
A Glass Water Bottle
Hydrate in style.
A 6-pack Of Kombucha
This seasonal “Holiday Cheers” flavor has notes of ginger, cloves, allspice and chocolate.
A Kimchi-making Kit
They know kimchi. They love kimchi. Now they can make kimchi.
Mother in Law’s ($25)
The next-best thing to an in-home barista.
La Colombe ($12)