If your friend or family member thinks about what snacks are going to be at the party first, understands the importance of a good cheese plate, has the menu picked out for every day of the week, and/or knows 5 restaurants in a 1-mile vicinity that has the best tacos/burgers/veggie options, then yeah, they might be a tad food-obsessive. And these are the holiday gifts for them.
KitchenAid Artisan Mini Mixer, $279
They've always wanted one, but they don't know where they'd put it? This mixer is 25% lighter and has a 20% smaller footprint than the regular KitchenAid Classic Stand Mixer, meaning it'll take up less counterspace and is easy to move. Plus, it's compatible with all attachments. Boom. You just won the holidays.
Meat and Cheese of the Month Club, $300 for 4 months
You can choose 4, 6, or 12 month clubs with cheese, meat, meat and cheese, or perfect pairings. Basically, you're gifting heaven and that will earn you angel status, by our calculations, real quick.
Sur La Table Cooking Classes, Price Varies
Nothing says "I know you really like food" then a gift that celebrates it. Sur La Table —from international cuisine to kitchen basics—at many of their stores around the U.S.
Cherry Bombe: The Cookbook, $16
The first ever cookbook by Cherry Bombe, the magazine that highlights women and food, is a knockout. With 100+ recipes from the most interesting women in food today—including Chrissy Teigen and Christina Tosi—this one is sure to be a hit.
Floral Spoon Rest, $15
Paired with your favorite family recipe or cookie mix, this floral spoon rest will brighten up any package for a foodie. Best part? It's from Globe In, which focuses on connecting remote artisans to mindful customers. They'll cook better once they know it's for a .
Maine Lobsters, Price Varies
Order Maine lobster tails, live whole lobster, or even full dinners with overnight shipping included. Bon appétit.
Compartes Chocolate Bar, Starting at $10
These bars are anything but ordinary. With flavors like sticky toffee, donuts and coffee, and cereal bar (pictured) they're both candy and works of art. (Stocking stuffer, anyone?)
Sun Basket Delivery Service, Starting at $80
Shipping fresh, organic and sustainable ingredients in brown bags an boxes you can then compost (truly), this weekly delivery service is A+++.