Great food and drinks gifts should not break the bank. We round up some corkers for stocking fillers, secret Santas, and well, at this price why not buy one for yourself.
For The Sweet Tooth
Christmas Brigadeiros (Brazilian truffles) from Brigadeiro Gourmet UK
Give the gift of brigadeiro this Christmas. This luxurious Brazilian dessert is made up of condensed milk, cocoa powder, butter, and chocolate. A perfect gift for someone with a sweet tooth. This sophisticated box design includes 7 brigadeiros with 3 hand-piped Christmas themed sugar decorations.
Cost: £11 plus postage. from Brigadeiro Gourmet
Stirrd Festive Fudge
Nothing says Christmas quite like a bit of festive fudge. Gift the sugar lover in your life a box of Stirrd Festive Fudge. And if you really like them, Stirrd has a three and six-month subscription package.
The festive pack includes Christmas Pudding Fudge , Whisky Sour Fudge, Gingerbread Fudge.
Buy Now: £12.99 plus postage. from Stirrd
Lewis and Baker Cranberry and Gingerbread Chocolate Tiffin
A delicious chocolate tiffin with spiced gingerbread biscuit and sweet cranberries. Finished with a thick layer of rich Belgian chocolate and a scattering of mini gingerbread figures. The perfect fun and festive gift this Christmas.
Buy Now: £12.99 (small tray) from Lewis and Baker.
Pinkster Gin Jam
Pinkster Gin Jam uses gin-soaked raspberries leftover from making Pinkster. This mildly alcoholic jam is ideal for putting the tipple in their teatime
Buy Now: £4.99 for 280g. Available from the Pinkster website
STARLINO Maraschino Cherries
STARLINO Maraschino Cherries mature for 15 days in their natural Marasca juice, then rest for an additional seven days to reach perfection. The result of this artisan production method is an all-natural, luxury cherry that is delightfully sweet and tart. Perfect drizzled over ice cream, chocolate and cheesecakes.
Buy Now: £10 for 400g. Available from: Amazon
FOR THE SAVOURY TASTEBUDS
Snowdonia Cheese Company: Black Bomber & Balsamic Onion Chutney Duo
These Snowdonia Cheese Company gift packs are the ultimate stocking fillers or festive gifts for foodies. The award-winning Black Bomber extra mature cheddar is coupled with Balsamic Caramelised Chutney in a unique gift pack.
Buy Now £8.50 from Waitrose and Partners
Wensleydale Creamery Fruitcake & Cheese Pack
Enjoy a classic Yorkshire delicacy this Christmas. Rich, sweet fruit cake made locally in the market town of Hawes pairs perfectly with the creamy, crumbly, full of flavour Yorkshire Wensleydale making for an unforgettable festive food pairing. This foodie tradition dates all the way back to the 19th century and is a must-try for any Yorkshire Wensleydale lover!
Buy Now: £12 from Wensleydale Creamery
Tracklements Festive Four Gift Pack
No Boxing Day spread is complete without these merry condiments, This gift pack includes Christmas Spice Chutney, which contains a host of festive spices, Cranberry, Port & Orange Sauce, which cuts through rich meats like turkey and goose with its tingling tartness, Sticky Fig Relish and Spiced Plum Chutney.
Buy Now: £13.20 from Tracklements
FOR THE LIQUID LOVERS
Warner’s Pink By Nature Gift Set
We all have a friend who loves Pink Gin. Warner’s festive 2021 range of epic stocking fillers includes three all-natural pinkgins: original Rhubarb, Raspberry and limited-edition Strawberry & Rose. Each gin consists of at least one-quarter fruit juice, with nothing artificial or synthetic added, capturing the outside in every bottle. For those who can’t choose, try the Warner’s Pink By Nature Gift Set which showcases all three,
Buy Now: £14 from Warner's Distillery
OPIHR Spiced Gin- Gift Set
Inspired by flavours of the Ancient Spice Route the gift set contains a miniature of each of OPIHR's Regional Edition gins. The gift set includes OPIHR SZECHUAN PEPPER Far East Edition: OPIHR AROMATIC BITTERS European Edition and OPIHR BLACK LEMON Arabian Edition.
Buy Now: £11.90 from Amazon
This year, iconic British drinks brand Pimm’s introduced a brand-new spritz option; Pimm’s Sundowner, a perfect aperitif for adding a little sparkle to the celebrations with friends and family this winter. With a vibrant, red festive hue, Pimm’s Sundowner expertly blends rich redcurrant and raspberry flavours to deliver a delicious, bittersweet tasting aperitif.
Buy Now: £12 from Amazon
Slingsby Fruit Experience Box
This experience box from Slingsby Gin contains 5cl bottles of of the delicious Rhubarb Gin, Gooseberry Gin and Marmalade Gin.
Buy Now: £15 from Spirit of Harrogate
Christmas Gift Cube | Bird & Blend Tea Co.
The perfect Christmas gift for tea lovers who are keen to try our variety of festive flavours! Our Christmas Stocking Gift Cube contains 12 individually wrapped tea bags, in 6 different festive blends, including classic favourites Snowball, Mulled Cider and Fairytale of NY.
These luxury pyramid shaped tea bags contain only whole leaf teas & high quality ingredients. What's more, they have always been plastic free & biodegradable!
Buy Now: (birdandblendtea.com) £10:
Always Personal: Personalised Engraved Coloured Bowling Pin Water Bottles
These trendy, insulated metal, water bottles make wonderful personalised gifts for Christmas. An eco-friendly alternative to disposable bottles, these are a great way to make sure you’re drinking enough water when you’re out and about. And your friend will look pretty cool at the gym.
Buy Now: £12.95 from Always Personal
MAIK Lobster Socks
These statement socks bring navy to life with a pattern of pink pinching lobsters. Ethically made in Portugal, the socks are woven from certified organic cotton fibres with a hint of stretch. Super-soft and made to last, they’re a great little gift for seafood or ocean lovers.
Buy Now: £14 from Maik Lifestyle
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Chatting Food Contributor: Ellen Pope
Self-confessed potty mouth, mother of pooch and eater of 99.9% of food (don't bring me marzipan and tell me it is food). Ellen is the founder and Editor of Chatting Food Magazine and on a one-woman mission to talk food to everyone. Usually found tweeting, eating, sleeping, repeating.