The Way to Their Heart Is Through Their Stomach With These Edible Gifts

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Gifts are some of the best parts of any special occasion. But a gift that’s also a tasty treat? Now that’s really something to get extra excited about.

Whether it’s treats for your sweetheart or a big box of cheese for your BFF, edible gifts are a great way of telling a person you are thinking of them. Edible gifts can be an excellent idea for your best Valentine’s Day gifts but are never a bad way to go, regardless of the occasion.

If you have a friend obsessed with the Food Network or a partner who has more cookbooks than shoes, it’s safe to say they’ll love edible gifts. These are also a great gift idea for anyone who loves to cook and appreciates good food and the best ingredients. Whether you are looking for quick gifts under $50 or the best gifts for the chef in your life, there are an endless array of fun and delicious edible gift ideas out there on the internet.

If you are hungry for an edible gift sure to have your loved ones salivating, quite a menu awaits below.

  

Get Maine Lobster Aphrodite’s Picks

FOR THE LOBSTER LOVER

What’s better than a lobster feast? This gift set includes two large live lobsters and a dozen oysters, as well as a box of gourmet chocolate.

Get Maine Lobster Aphrodite’s Picks Courtesy of Get Maine Lobster

  

Talia Di Napoli Winter Special

BEST FOR THE PIZZA LOVER

If they love pizza (and who doesn’t?), they will love having this authentic Neapolitan pizza that is handmade in the heart of Southern Italy by master Pizzaiolos and then delivered right to their door. The winter special includes a pizza feast of Margherita, Tartufo Three Cheese, Provolone, and Rossa pizzas — so make sure they have room in their freezer. As a bonus, for Valentine’s Day, get a free Tartufo Three Cheese pizza with any order before February 8.

Talia Di Napoli Winter Special Courtesy of Talia Di Napoli

  

Seattle Chocolate Berry in Love Care Package

FOR THE CHOCOLATE LOVER

There are all sorts of romantic chocolatey goodies in this care package, from a heart-shaped chocolate truffle box to chocolate truffle bars, to exciting coco bar flavors, including mango plantain, orange blossom espresso and black fig pistachio.

Seattle Chocolate Berry in Love Care Package Courtesy of Seattle Chocolate

  

Blue Apron Gift Card

FOR THE HOME COOK

Blue Apron is fun, whether cooking with a friend or partner or on their own. But there are so many options for recipes and meal kits it’s hard to know the right one to send someone as an edible gift that won’t end up going to waste. That’s what makes a gift card the best way to go with this service. They can choose to have a kit sent to them when and for what they want, and it’s a guarantee they’ll be eating what they enjoy.

Blue Apron Gift Card Courtesy of Blue Apron

  

Tropi Love Fruit Box

FOR SOMEONE WHO LOVES EXOTIC FRUIT

Fruit can be very sexy, and this combination of tropical fruit — including lychees, pomegranates and the limited Pinkglow pink pineapple — will be a way to brighten up and add some exotic fun to any dessert.

Tropi Love Fruit Box Courtesy of Tropical Fruit Box

  

Giusto Sapore Truffle Trio

FOR GETTING FANCY

Those who love truffles tend to really love truffles. This makes giving them their favorite delicacy an excellent gift idea. This truffle trio includes Giusto Sapore’s gourmet black truffle salt, honey and butter. Drizzle the honey on pizza, the butter in pasta and try the salt as a finishing touch on popcorn. The possibilities are just about endless!

Giusto Sapore Truffle Trio Courtesy of Amazon

  

Bokksu Authentic Japanese Snack & Candy Subscription Classic Box

FOR THE FRIEND WHO LOVES JAPANESE SNACKS

If they are craving a trip to Japan and can’t get there right now (same), this is perhaps the next best thing. Bokksu is a monthly subscription with authentic Japanese snacks, drinks, treats and teas. Each box even comes with a free book about Japanese culture tied to that month’s theme, so they’ll have reading material about their snack as they snack.

Bokksu Authentic Japanese Snack & Candy Subscription Classic Box Courtesy of Amazon
  

Umamicart Hot Pot Party Kit

FOR THE HOT POT FANATIC

We love this hot pot party kit because it’s not only full of great ingredients, but it’s also going to be a delicious opportunity for the home chef who loves to do something special and unique at their next dinner party. This kit has everything from sliced meats (beef, beef tongue, pork shoulder, and lamb) to hot pot bases all kinds of noodles. The party kit also features fresh vegetables like snow pea shoots, Napa cabbage, enoki mushrooms, condiments like sesame paste, sesame oil and more.

Umamicart Hot Pot Party Kit Courtesy of Mischelle Moy
    

Harry & David Lobster Dinner for Two

FOR A ROMANTIC DINNER

Sure, you can take them out to dinner, but it may be extra special if you can enjoy a gourmet meal together without leaving home. This package includes two gourmet lobster pot pies, two crabs Quattro Formaggio on the half shell, and two chocolate molten dulce de leche soufflé. It’ll be romantic and delicious and, best of all, easy.

Harry & David Lobster Dinner for Two Courtesy of Harry & David

  

The Caviar Co. Caviar Trio Gift Box

FOR A TOUCH OF LUXURY

Some people prefer a fancy snack, and you don’t get much fancier than caviar. This caviar trio gift box is ideal for an at-home tasting. Get extra fancy and pair it with a good vodka or some dry Champagne.

The Caviar Co. Caviar Trio Gift Box Courtesy of The Caviar Co.

  

Pastene Specialty Box

FOR PASTA LOVERS

Just about everyone we know loves pasta, making it always a good gift idea. (Except, of course, maybe for someone watching carbs or gluten.) This ultimate gift box is perfect for the pasta lover because it has six different cuts of pasta and all kinds of delicious sauces and accompaniments. They’ll be set for weeks with this gift.

Pastene Specialty Box Courtesy of Pastene

  

igourmet Ultimate Valentine’s Day Treasures

FOR SETTING THE MOOD

With everything from truffles to charcuterie along with aphrodisiacs including chocolate and figs, this gift has all the makings of a romantic picnic for two. It even comes with the basket.

igourmet Ultimate Valentine's Day Treasures Courtesy of igourmet

  

Pat LaFrieda Engraved ‘I Love You’ Steak

FOR THE MEAT LOVER

Can you get more romantic than a steak that shows your love — literally? Renowned butcher Pat LaFrieda’s famous Tomahawk Steak can actually be engraved with ‘I Love You’ (or any custom message) on the rib bone. Really. You don’t get more romantic than that.

Pat LaFrieda Engraved 'I Love You' Steak Courtesy of Patrick Dunford
  

Dirty Cookie Winter Wonderland DIY Cookie Shot Decorating Kit

FOR THE CREATIVE

This Valentine’s Day, give love a shot. A cookie shot. This no-bake decorate-your-own-cookie shot kit is tons of fun. It comes with half a dozen cookie shots; two chocolate chips, two double chocolate, one churro and one red velvet, plus six edible Valentine’s Day decorations, sprinkles and chocolate wafers. It turns out mom was wrong. You can (and should) play with your food.

Dirty Cookie Winter Wonderland DIY Cookie Shot Decorating Kit Courtesy of Dirty Cookie

  

Northbay Creameries Goat Cheese Lover’s Basket

FOR GETTING CHEESY

Love can be super cheesy, but if there’s a cheese lover in your life, cheese is also the best gift of all. Give them this Laura Chenel Goat Cheese Gift Basket that includes everything from fresh goat cheese to flavored logs and marinated goat cheese. It’s everything you need to create a sweet cheese board for date night.

Northbay Creameries Goat Cheese Lover's Basket Courtesy of Northbay Creameries

  

Back to the Roots Kitchen Herb Garden by Ayesha Curry

FOR THE HOME COOK

This herb garden gift is the perfect addition to any kitchen. It’s better than any pantry or fridge item because it is a gift that will keep on growing, giving and contributing to new recipes and dishes.

Back to the Roots Kitchen Herb Garden by Ayesha Curry Courtesy of Amazon

  

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