Last Minute Gifts for the Foodie and the Lush

Are you sick of all the gift guides yet? Or, are you one of those last minute shoppers who relies on them to purchase all their gifts? No matter which camp you are in, we’ve got a #RoadieRoundup of gifts for the most important people in your life – the foodies and the drinkers. These friends or family members are extra-special because they are the ones who cook for with you, eat with you, or drink with you – our favorite kind of people!blogger brunch

I recently attended a #bloggerbrunch at The Cook’s Warehouse and was wowed by the plethora of amazing gifts they’re offering this holiday season. (Thank you to Chef Adeline for the super helpful (and tasty) cooking demo and to Mary and team for the lovely event!) I wanted to walk out with pretty much everything they presented to us (or maybe it was the mimosas), but I did walk away with some great gift ideas, which I’ve rounded up for you here! And, even if you aren’t local, you can shop online and get free shipping on orders over $49.

Gifts for the Foodie & the Lush

Featured from left to right above:

  1. Lotus Grill (Lotus Grill $249.99; Lotus Grill XL $349.99)
  • Light weight, smokeless, table barbeque
  • Perfect for tailgating, boating, camping and more
  • Powder coated exterior stays cool during cooking so grill can be easily moved
  • Built in fan – runs off 4 AA batteries and can be adjusted by an LED-lit switch
  • ON/OFF switch also works as adjustable heat control
  • Grease drippings are captured in inner bowl away from charcoal preventing smoke and flames
  1. MINIMAX by Big Green Egg® ($597.99)
  • The all new MiniMax Big Green Egg is proof that great things come in small packages – and this EGG is the first to arrive with its own transportation in the form of a sturdy, easy to grip Carrier! While MiniMax is perfect for camping, poolside and tailgating at the ballgame, it is just at home at award-winning restaurants around the world where top chefs love exploring the EGG’s versatility and discovering the amazing flavors produced in such a compact and high performance package. MiniMax is built to perform and is ready to travel to wherever your culinary interests take you!
  • Opening the MiniMax dome reveals a stainless steel cooking grid measuring 13 inches in diameter for a whopping 133 square inches of cooking area … all within a convenient and compact 19.5 inch height!
  • And, of course, MiniMax is constructed from the same ultra high-quality ceramics as the other six EGG sizes, and comes with the same best-in-class limited lifetime warranty.
  • The MiniMax Big Green Egg arrives in one complete package – including its own Carrier.
  • Specifications: Grid Diameter: 13 in / 33 cm, Cooking Area: 133 sq in / 855 sq cm, Height: 19.5 in / 50 cm, The MiniMax EGG can cook: 12-pound turkey, 4 burgers, 1 chicken vertically, 2 steaks, 1 rack of ribs
  1. SiftStir by the Everyday Gourmet ($15.99)
  • Unique whisk AND sifter combination
  • Strong wires enable you to whisk heavy, wet ingredients
  • Slip on the custom designed mesh cylinder and you can sift dry ingredients together
  • Dishwasher safe, 18/8 Stainless Steel
  • Brilliant design by a chef and our friend, The Everyday Gourmet!
  1. Wusthof 200th Anniversary 8-inch Chef’s Knife ($89.99)
  • Precision forged from a single blank of high carbon steel
  • Hardened to 58 degrees Rockwell
  • Sharpened to a Ptech 14 degree angle on each side of the blade for razor sharp performance
  • Triple riveted ergonomic handle
  • Hand wash right after use and dry thoroughly before storing
  • Made in Solingen Germany
  • Lifetime warranty
  1. Beautiful Briny Sea Sugars ($17.99 each)
  • Introducing exciting and inspired flavored sugars from Beautiful Briny Sea: Mexican Chocolate Sugar, Beautiful Dreamer (French Rose) Sugar, Orange Chili Sugar (spicy!!)
  • Each 16oz container comes packed with delicately blended organic cane sugar, a wooden scoop, and Out of the Box Suggested Uses on the label.
  • Locally crafted in Atlanta in great looking containers that make perfect gifts
  • Use in baking, rimming drinks, in vinaigrettes, seasoning meats and vegetables–the possibilities are endless!
  • These new sugars are the perfect addition to our assortment of Beautiful Briny Sea’s small batch culinary sea salts such as Truffle, Rosemary, Lavender and a crowd favorite- Unicorn Salt!
  1. BLENDTEC BLENDERS (Designer 725 – $649.99, Designer 675 – $549.99, Classic 575 – $379.99)
  • Blendtec blenders are built to the highest commercial standards, making them the cleanest, safest, and most powerful blenders you can buy. Whatever your goal – Health and fitness, Weight loss, Athletic performance, Culinary mastery – Blendtec blenders make it easier to achieve.
  • Plunger-Free, Easy-Clean Jar
  • Uniquely Blunt Safety Blade
  • Smart Touchscreen Interface
  • Hardened Metal Drive Socket
  • Quiet, Ultra High-Speed Motor
  • Made in the USA with over 80% domestic content
  1. Vinnebago ($29.99)
  • The ideal way to keep beverages perfectly chilled OR hot while on the go
  • Innovative and new technology incorporates three layers of insulation
  • Beautiful design makes a very sleek and stylish presentation for your wine or cocktails at a picnic, beach or while tailgating
  • Hot beverages stay hot for 12 hours
  • Cold beverages stay cold for 25 hours
  1. Spread THAT! and Scoop THAT! ($19.99 each)
  • Revolutionary technology uses the heat from your hand to make spreading and scooping easy
  • Spread cold butter, chocolate or cream cheese without waiting
  • Scoop ice cream 25% faster than other ice cream scoops and quick non-stick release
  • Environmentally safe
  • Beautiful design
  1. Towel and Aprons by Cat Studio ($19.99 for the Towels, $31.99 for the Aprons)
  • Packaged in organdy pouch
  • 100% Cotton
  • Machine wash cold and line dry
  • Measures 20″ x 29″
  1. Whiskey Wedge by Corkcicle-A new slant on whiskey sipping ($14.99)
  • The artful way to perfectly chill, but not water down your favorite spirits
  • Silicone form and glass are packaged together
  • Silicone form fits perfectly in the glass, fill glass with water, freeze and remove form-now you have a perfect wedge of low melting ice in your glass.
  • Pour your favorite spirit and enjoy!
  1. Carry On Cocktail Kit ($19.99)
  • Gone Are The Days Of Boring In-Flight Drinks.
  • The Carry On Cocktail Kit provides everything you need to mix two proper old fashioned cocktails at 30,000 feet.
  • Simply carry on your kit (Don’t worry, it will make it through security just fine), order a mini-bottle of bourbon, and use the custom combination bar spoon/muddler to mix in the included cane sugar and small-batch bitters.
  1. The Cook’s Warehouse Gift Card
  • If you aren’t sure what to get, you can’t go wrong with a gift card or gift certificate for a cooking class!
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8 thoughts on “Last Minute Gifts for the Foodie and the Lush

  1. I love some of the ideas here – spread this scoop that? GENIUS! And I think gift guides can be a little over-kill but only when the same items are popping up. The unique ones (like this!) are the best!

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