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Holiday Gift Guide

For the artful epicurean

Holiday 2018

The Gourmand

Inspiring cookbooks, innovative accessories and culinary services that are sure to whet any foodie’s appetite.

Maybe it’s the friend you always turn to for restaurant recommendations. Maybe it’s the mother-in-law who has the most impressive kitchen. Maybe it’s the co-worker who you always count on for bringing in the best, bespoke tea blends–or a pal who loves a good picnic. Or maybe it’s that special someone who can’t cook to save his or her life (thank goodness for Ovenly sweet treats delivered straight to your door).

No matter how you slice it, no two foodies are the same. And so, we’ve sourced a variety of gifts from the sweet (MarieBelle hot chocolate) and the savory (Jennifer Fisher universal salt) to services and supplies (Fferrone’s water-to-wine glasses and Levo’s herbal infuser for the win) that are sure to impress the pickiest of food-fanatic friends.


Petite Noway Counter Top Compost Bin by Alabama Sawyer

Alabama Sawyer

Petite Noaway Counter Top Compost Bin

Alabama Sawyer, $145

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Levo II Oil Infusion by Levo Oil

Levo Oil

Levo II Oil Infusion

Levo Oil, $350

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Picnic Tent by Amanda Lindroth

Amanda Lindroth

Picnic Tent

Land Of Belle, $100–$140

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Two handwoven half-boxy apron in grey and blue with brown pocket by SIN


Handwoven Half-Boxy Apron

Food52, $98

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Cover of Cook Beautiful Book by Athena Calderone

Athena Calderone

Cook Beautiful

Barnes & Noble, $32

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Family Style Pots and Pans set by Great Jones

Great Jones Cookware

Family Style Set

Great Jones, $395

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Cover of Together: Our Community Cookbook by HRH Duchess of Sussex Meghan Markle

HRH Duchess of Sussex

Together: Our Community Cookbook

Books-a-Million, $12

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Gold Fein Salad Servers by Ferm Living

Ferm Living

Fein Salad Servers

2Modern, $55

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Jennifer Fisher

Universal Salt

Jennifer Fisher Jewelry, $12

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Oslo Cutlery Set in Bronze by Jenni Kayne

Jenni Kayne

Oslo Cutlery Set

Jenni Kayne, $376

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Dash Towel Peach (White and grey with fringe) by Minna Goods

Minna Goods

Dash Towel

Minna Goods, $28

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Mina Stone

Mina Stone: Cooking for Artists

Amazon, $31

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Fein Measuring Cups in Brass by Ferm Living

Ferm Living

Fein Measuring Cups

The Line, $79

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Cover of Dinner at the Long Table book by Anna Dunn and Andrew Tarlow

Anna Dunn and Andrew Tarlow

Dinner At The Long Table

Barnes & Noble, $36

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MHL. Apron 12OZ Dyed Cotton in Black by Margaret Howell

Margaret Howell

MHL. Apron

Margaret Howell, £65

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Butter Churn by Churncraft


Butter Churn

Churncraft, $240

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Cheese Grotto Classico

Cheese Grotto

Cheese Grotto Classico

Cheese Grotto, $350

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Hand-Turned Patisserie and Pizza Rolling Pin by Alice Bogg

Alice Bogg

Hand-Turned Patisserie and Pizza Rolling Pin

The Garnered, $48

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Cover of Simple Fare: Fall/Winter book by Karen Mordechi

Karen Mordechai

Simple Fare Fall and Winter

Books-a-Million, $35

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Two-Piece Acacia Spurtle Set by The Mad Hungry Collection

The Mad Hungry Collection

2-Piece Acacia Spurtle Set

Mad Hungry, $22

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Shiro Hakeme

Classic-Style All-Purpose Hakeme Donabe

Toiro Kitchen, $180

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The Fundamentals by Material Kitchen

Material Kitchen

The Fundamentals

Material Kitchen, $175

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XL Matte Black Natural Fiber Cutting Boards by Food52 x Epicurean

Food52 x Epicurean

XL Matte Black Natural Fiber Cutting Boards

Food52, $55-$70

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Cover of Near & Far: Recipes Inspired by Home and Travel by Heidi Swanson

Heidi Swanson

Near and Far: Recipes Inspired by Home and Travel

Books-a-Million, $30

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Modern Sprout

Hydroponic Grow Kit

Bespoke Post, $25

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The Floral Society

Herb Seed Kit

Of A Kind, $56

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Hydroponic Grow Kit, Basil by Modern Sprout

Modern Sprout - SOLD OUT

Growhouse Growlight + Greenhouse

Modern Sprout, $150

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Maison Balzac

2 Smoke Champagne Glasses

Maison Balzac , $79

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Bottle of Champagne by Ar Lenoble

Ar Lenoble


Wine Searcher, From $33

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Boon Supply

Caramel Assortment

Boon Supply, $28

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Revolution White Wine/Water Glass - Set of Two - by Fferrone Design

Fferrone Design

Revolution Wine/Water Glass

Shop Home, $90

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Three medium covered bowls by Sarah Kersten Studio

Sarah Kersten Studio

Medium Covered Bowls

Sarah Kersten, $70

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Cover of French Country Cooking book by Mini Thorisson

Mimi Thorisson

French Country Cooking

Books-a-Million, $40

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Olive Oil Bottle by Farmhouse Pottery

Farmhouse Pottery

Olive Oil Bottle

Farmhouse Pottery, $95

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The Duo Gift: A Quarterly Subscription by Brightland


The Duo Gift: A Quarterly Subscription

Brightland, $260

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Cheese Vault

Food52, $32-$60

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Frappato IGT Terre Siciliane, Arianna Occhipinti - 2016

Arianna Occhipinti - SOLD OUT

2016 Frappato IGT Terre Siciliane

Astor Wines, $43

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Stainless Steel Black Vinglace


Stainless Steel Black Vinglace

Vinglace, $90

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Malle w. Trousseau - SOLD OUT

Complete Trunk

Malle w. Trousseau, 3900€

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Eva Food and Picnic Tote with Cutting Board in black or white by Millie Lottie

Millie Lottie

Eva Signature Market & Picnic Tote

Millie Lottie, $250-$300

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Ramona Ruby Grapefruit 4-pack by RAMONA


Ramona ‘Ruby Grapefruit’ 4-Pack

Verve Wine, $20

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Linen Bread Bags by Lakeshore Linen

Lakeshore Linen

Linen Bread Bags

Food52, $36

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Doma Combo Pack by Dona Chai


Dona Chai Combo Pack

Dona Chai, $24

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Black Gourmet Food Collection by ILA


Black Gourmet Food Collection

Aha, $35

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Spicy Hot Chocolate by Mariebelle


Spicy Hot Chocolate

MarieBelle, $13

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Lady Falcon Coffee Club Signature Bean Blends by Lady Falcon Coffee Club

Lady Falcon Coffee Club

Signature Bean Blends

Food52, $34

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Halston Pourover Set by The Citizenry

The Citizenry

Halston Pourover Set

The Citizenry, $195

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Ceremonial Matcha Tea Starter by Panatea


Ceremonial Matcha Tea Starter

Panatea Matcha, $69

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Sugar Sticks Set of 5 Teaspressa


Sugar Sticks

Horchow, $85

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DIY S'mores Kit by Ticket Chocolate

Ticket Chocolate

DIY S’Mores Kit

Food 52, $52

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On Demand Sweets

Ovenly, Price Upon Request

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Handwoven Picnic Tote with Cutting Board by Sea & Grass

Sea & Grass

Handwoven Picnic Tote

Pack a picnic and head to the park

Food52, $78-$120

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Stoudts Beer by Stoudts Brewing Company

Stoudts Brewing Company

Stoudts Beer

Drizly, $10 - $14

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Artifact circular brass Bottle Opener by Malika Dina

Malka Dina

Artifact Bottle Opener

Malka Dina, $120

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Revolution Rocks & Martini Glasses Set of 2 by Fferrone Design

Fferrone Design

Revolution Rocks & Martini Glass

Shop Horne, $90

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Bottle of Yola Mezcal

Yola Mezcal

Yola Mezcal

KL Wines, $50

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Rare whiskey presenter by fferrone design

Fferrone Design

Rare Whiskey Presenter

Food52, $460

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Waxed Canvas Lunch Tote by Red House

Red House

Waxed Canvas Lunch Tote

Food52, $58

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Reusable Silicon Storage Bags, Multi pack, by Stasher


Reusable Silicone Storage Bags

Stasher Bag, $54

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Fancy Panz

Fancy Panz

Fancy Panz

Fancy Panz, $20

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