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30 Delicious Holiday Gift Ideas – for the foodie in all of us


Mama Smith and Women and Their Pretties are back again with a scrum-diddly-umptious holiday gift guide. We've searched the best candy shops, snack brands, and foodie destinations to bring you the top 25 Delicious Holiday Gift Ideas. These gifts are perfect for the foodies in your life or even for your holiday parties. Please take your time to scroll through the delicious holiday treats!

1. Box of Winter Wonderland 

box-of-winter-wonderland-25-delicious-holiday-gift-ideasGift some holiday cheer with our Box of Winter Wonderland! packs nearly four pounds of tasty goodies into a festive snowflake box to make any gathering a little more glorious. The Box of Winter Wonderland includes Roasted and Salted Almonds, Chocolate Nonpareils, Salted Pistachios (In Shell), Dark Chocolate-Covered espresso beans, Dried Apricots, Peppermint Malted Milk Balls, Dark Chocolate Cashews and red and green Chocolate-Covered Sunflower Seeds. This is a foodie's dream come true!

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2. Sugar Bowl Bakery

sugar-bowl-bakery-brownie-bites-25-delicious-holiday-gift-idaesIn the mood for chocolate? Gobble up one of our Petite Brownie Bites, little bite sized pieces of chocolate heaven, right out of the box or warmed up.  Even better, savor one with a tall glass of cold milk or a bowl of creamy vanilla ice cream. Serve these delicious brownies during your holiday gift togethers or give them as a gift to your friends, family, and coworkers. I promise they will thank you later. 

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3. Mrs. Freshley's Salted Caramel Swiss Rolls

rolls-swiss-salted-caramel-2pk-single-largeIf you like cakes, and if you like creme, then you are going to love these delicious offerings from Mrs. Freshley’s. These new Salted Caramel Swiss Rolls will have your sweet tooth on overdrive! They are perfect for the holiday season. Stuff them in stockings, gift baskets, and treat jars. 

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4. Community Coffee


Community Coffee is one of my favorite k-cup brands (they have ground coffee, too) for the holidays. The seasonal flavors are perfect for the holidays. They are all delicious, unique, and fit right into holiday themes. For example, the Pumpkin Praline is great for Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Fall. That's actually a favorite of mine, right next to the Bread Pudding coffee. Nom Nom Nom. 

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5. Sour Jacks

Discover the mouth-puckering sour flavor of Sour Jacks® Original, Watermelon, Lemonade, Wildberry, and Green Apple! Only Sour Jacks® delivers maximum sour taste with flavor-packed wedges that will turn your taste buds up to a whole new level. Stuff Sour Jacks in stockings and gift baskets for the holiday season! Kids and adults, alike, will love these sour flavors!

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6. Garden of Eatin' Blue Corn Chips

garden-of-eatin-blue-chips-25-delicious-holiday-gift-ideasGarden of Eatin’® Original Blue Chips are made to bring color to any occasion. The uniquely hearty texture and true-blue corn flavor brings out the snack connoisseur in all of us. The true-blue color and hearty texture of our Garden of Eatin’® Blue Corn Chips make them as pleasing to your palette as they are to your eyes. Made from organic blue corn and wholesome garden ingredients, these chips pack enough flavor and crunch to liven up any party – bringing out the snack connoisseur in all of us.

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7. Fannie May Sugar Cookie Mix

Fannie May Sugar Cookie Mix

Sugar Cookies are a holiday staple. I don't think I've ever spent a Christmas without devouring a sugar cookie (or a dozen). They are so simple, yummy, and usually pretty cute. Why not make your own this year? 1800Flowers and Fannie May are offering a delicious sugar cookie mix for the holiday season. It's a perfect gift idea for the chefs in your life or for your holiday gatherings. Pair it with some cooking utensils in a gift basket for an extra special holiday gift. 

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8. The Popcorn Factory Holiday Popcorns


The Popcorn Factory is a tasty gift the whole family can share with favorite seasonal varieties arriving in gallon iconic tins.  Two of our top flavors this holiday season are Holiday Kettle Corn, that is a little bit salty with a whole lot of crunchy sweetness, and Peppermint Bark, where we cover our premium kernels with luscious creamy white coating and sprinkle with refreshing peppermint pieces. 

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9. Otis Spunkmeyer Bakes Goods

Otis Spunkmeyer Bakes GoodsOtis Spunkmeyer, a pioneer in the fresh-baked cookie business since the 1970s, launched a new retail line of twenty pre-packaged sweet treats in May 2016. To celebrate the success, Otis Spunkmeyer will introduce its new hot chocolate frosted crème cakes, available for a limited time at national retailers as of, October 1. Aside from their amazing flavor, the best thing about these cakes is that they contain ‘NO FUNKY STUFF’, which means NO artificial flavors or colors, high fructose corn syrup, or partially hydrogenated oils. Grab these goodies for your holiday get-togethers, gift baskets, and stockings!

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10. TastyKake Season Treats

Tastykake Seasonal Snacks!

I am seriously obsessed with Tastykake's new donuts and cakes. The Pumpkin Spice Donuts are to die for. Seriously, they are that good! I eat a couple with my morning coffee and I don't share them with anyone. I need to stock up on these or you could just buy them for me for Christmas… just sayin. Be sure you grab all of their new treats before they are gone!

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11. Nonni's Biscotti


The beginning of a tradition. In the small Tuscan town of Lucca, Italy our friend's Grandma (Nonni) made biscotti to share with family and friends. When Nonni came to America, almost a century ago, she brought the family recipe, along with a stubborn devotion to the finest ingredients and her own unique baking style. Treat yourself to a Nonni's biscotti break.

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12. Dancing Moon Coffee


Dancing Moon Coffee begins with one simple concept: Source the best single- origin coffee varities from around the world. Make sure they're Fair Trade and Organic, with no GMOs. Carefully roast them in small batches in the USA to bring out every bean's special character. And then pack all that wonderful coffee richness in a special flavor-tight bag to guarantee freshness. Dancing Moon also believes in giving back to the community so they donate 5% of all profits to the Semper Fi Fund, one of the highest-rate charities serving wounded members of the military and their families.

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13. Zenful -Antioxidant Infused Organic Energy Drink

Zenful Antioxidant Infused Organic Energy DrinkZenful is a Zero Calorie 100% naturally flavored electrolyte water infused with fulvic mineral complexes. Rich in electrolytes and antioxidants with no artificial sweeteners. Zenful is a healthy and natural way to bring balance back into your life. 

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14. Empire Crate

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The Empire Crate company mission is to travel the 54,000 square miles of New York State meeting local food makers and artisans, trying their products and delivering the cream of the crop to our subscribers every month.  They test everything before it's included in the box–only the best makes the cut.  It's a great gift for folks who are from NY and are missing “home” or those that just love artisanal foods and want to see what else The Empire State has to offer.  They include 5-7 products in each shipment and the cost is $39.95 per month with free shipping– discounts of up to 11% when prepaying for 3 or 6 months in advance. You can subscribe monthly or choose to “send as a gift” for a one-time subscription! 

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15. Lolli & Pops Fancy That box

Lolli and Pops Fancy That
Lolli and Pops provides a magical candy shop experience in their 30+ stores across the country. This week, they announced that they’re bringing that experience to all with the launch of their new gifts offering – premium, curated boxes that go beyond your everyday gummies (think artisanal truffles, luxurious caramels, hand-crafted chocolates and more) giving you the power to express your thanks and love in the easiest and sweetest way possible. Don’t just think of Lolli and Pops for your mom, boss or best friend – it’s also for your favorite couple, your best friend’s mom, the ultimate hostess, the life of the party – those that are special but could be hard to shop for.

The Fancy That box includes cereal clusters, chocolate covered potato chips, chocolate caramels, signature bars, chocolate covered pretzels, champagne truffles & 12 chocolate squares packed in a signature Lolli & Pops gift box.

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16. 240sweet Marshmallow Whip

240sweet Marshmallow Whip

We've all indulged in our fair share of marshmallow fluff on hot chocolate and on desserts–generally as kids. Now, the topping has grown up! 240sweet's Marshmallow Whip is made with real vanilla beans that you will smell and see in the fluffy heaven. This gourmet version appeals to foodies and people who appreciate a touch of whimsy. Taste the difference of an award-wining chef's creation. One taste and you'll know why it is worth about 20x the grocery store stuff.

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