Gift Ideas

Need the perfect gift for a food lover? Ask like-minded Chowhounds for suggestions and share the best gifts you've gotten.

Healthy snack ideas to gift

by vanessa7 6 months ago

For Christmas, I gifted my in-laws a 12 month “subscription” of baked goods for my FIL and healthy snacks for my MIL....


CarolynMayberry commented 1 month ago

Special dinner

by bxgirl 2 months ago

I would like to give a restaurant gift card to a special couple. The problem is, one person in the couple is a real f...


bxgirl commented 2 months ago

Need help from Raleigh Hounds please

by LulusMom 2 months ago

I want to give our babysitter a gift certificate to the best, most special restaurant in Raleigh. She just got marrie...


LulusMom commented 2 months ago

Dutch oven gift help

by nararabbit 4 months ago

I currently work for a kitchen company and am leaving soon to go to school full time. I want to wrap up any last minu...


Hiracer commented 4 months ago

Cookbook Printing

by teajoygreye 5 months ago

I'm planning for Mother's Day: my mom lost a database of all her recipes a couple years ago, and I thought it would b...


teajoygreye commented 4 months ago

Easter Treats to Ship

by hotoynoodle 5 months ago

I have a few friends with little kids and i'd like to ship some Easter goodies. Am not great with free-handing roy...


hotoynoodle commented 5 months ago

Has Anyone Ordered from Omaha Steaks?

by tomaneng 11 years ago

We have to get a food gift for a couple who are both homebodies and hardcore grillers. Is it worth it?


vpescado commented 6 months ago

Best gift for a food lover?

by fooddreaming 7 months ago

My best friend birthday is in a couple of weeks and I want to give her something unique. She loves running, food and ...


NonnieMuss commented 7 months ago

Teacher's gift - filling a mug

by pumpkinspice 8 months ago

I bought a bunch of super cute Kate Spade mugs for my daughter's daycare teachers, they didn't come in a fancy box so...


512window commented 7 months ago

SPICED NUTS – Home Cooking Dish of the Month, December 2017

by masha 9 months ago

Welcome to our Reporting Thread for our December Dish of the Month (“DOTM”). For those new to our DOTM series, the p...


RainyRamone commented 7 months ago

Holiday Treats 2017

by Caitlin McGrath 9 months ago

What kind of cookies, cake, confections, savory snacks, preserves, potables, and so on are you planning to put by for...

Caitlin McGrath

Caitlin McGrath commented 8 months ago

LA restaurant recommendation for a gift

by LauraJeanMC 8 months ago

My son just moved to LA and I'd like to give him a gift card to a nice restaurant. Any recommendations? He is an art...


maccrogenoff commented 8 months ago

Present for a Chef

by mash1982 9 months ago

what can I give as a small birthday present to someone who is professional chef from Italy? Budget up to $100, but wo...


worldwidefoodie commented 8 months ago

Suggestions for treat box

by dzh115 8 months ago

I am wanting to give a few of my coworkers a small box with baked treats. Ideally it would be an assortment of not to...


TheLibsters commented 8 months ago

Gourmet Walnut Gift Tin Help!

by aw1338 9 months ago

Hi! I'm trying to find these walnuts that my boyfriend was gifted once and loved. It was an assortment of different t...


Ttrockwood commented 8 months ago

Help me figure out this Christmas present

by _A11is0n_ 9 months ago

My mom asked for a "cast iron pan to make cornbread and pineapple upside-down cake." ...So I am assuming she meant a ...


CaliforniaJoseph commented 9 months ago

What homemade food gifts are good for mailing?

by alohanancy 2 years ago

Hi! Thank you in advance for your help! Instead of buying Christmas gifts for my extended family I think I'm just g...


MidwesternerTT commented 9 months ago

Copper Tips - Early Christmas!

by Cam14 9 months ago

There was a warehouse deal Santa Claus couldn't pass up and I have an early Christmas gift. A beautiful set of Bourg...


Cam14 commented 9 months ago

Seattle-specific travel-friendly food or kitchenware gift

by nepenthes 11 months ago

I'm going to a wedding of two chefs in New York. I'd love to bring them something they can't get at home, especially...


Ttrockwood commented 10 months ago

Gift for a Mexican/Mexican-American family

by JBinOC 12 months ago

Any ideas of an appropriate, impactful food (or beverage) gift for a Mexican/Mexican-American family? Wife + hus...


Nyleve commented 11 months ago