Gift baskets are a great gift choice for the holidays, whether it's for a close family member or that neighbor that you don't know so well. Why? Because everyone loves food, and holiday gift baskets often come beautifully curated and packaged, which means you have to do very little work.
Packed with sweet treats, salty snacks, and more than a few gourmet ingredients, Christmas gift baskets are delightful packages anyone would enjoy. But food gift baskets are especially wonderful around the holiday season because they often provide treats for breakfast, snack time, or dessert. From breakfast kits to brownie boxes, click through to see our favorite gift baskets for this holiday season.
Perfectly balanced between sweet and spicy, this Hot Southern Honey Sampler from AR's is sure to heat up your next meal. Choose between hot, mild, or bourbon barrel-aged honey to drizzle on dishes like pizza, chicken biscuits, or baked brie.
The Candy Cane Crunch box from Fairytale Brownies includes a dozen delicious treats, perfect for anyone on your list with a sweet tooth. Get festive with peppermint, chocolate chip, cream cheese, or original flavors. Each treat is individually wrapped, so they're great for sharing.
Take bacon beyond the breakfast table with this super savory trio of products from Stonewall Kitchen. The Bacon Gift Set includes a boozy bacon barbecue sauce, maple bacon aioli, and maple bacon onion jam, all of which are perfect for slathering on sandwiches or serving over grilled meats.
Containing a whopping two pounds of product, this Lindt Holiday Sampler Gift Basket is a chocolate lover's dream. Each basket includes truffles, chocolate bars, and hot cocoa mix for the ultimate variety of decadent treats.
Whether your gift recipient is a movie buff in need of more snacks, or they're just a big popcorn fan, they're guaranteed to love this Popcorn Box from Sugarwish. Simply select your holiday message and then choose a trio of popcorns, ranging in flavors from savory to sweet and everything in between, to create one delicious gift.
Pickles, you either love them or hate them. For those who love them, they'll definitely appreciate this unique Blackberry Farm Pickle Trio from Food52. Packed with fresh Tennessee produce, each box contains bread and butter cucumber pickles, pickled okra, and chow-chow. Enjoy them straight out of the jar, or dress up your next cheese board with these tangy treats.
For your friend who is always sipping a hot cup of tea, the Tea Lover's Gift Set from Savannah Bee Company is what should be waiting underneath the Christmas tree. Each adorable package contains a jar of honey — made with a subtle blend to not overpower the tea's flavor — a Basswood honey dipper, and two beeswax tea-flavored lip balms.
Packed to the brim with European meats, cheeses, and accompaniments, this Williams Sonoma Italian Cheese & Savory Hamper makes the ultimate picnic or party basket. Each hamper contains four types of cheese, Tuscany-style salami, olive oil crackers, and a tangy balsamic glaze.
Have anyone who's indecisive on your gift list? Well they're in luck. This Magic Morsels Combo Box from Fairytale Brownies provides two dozen bites in 10 different flavors so they'll never have to worry about choosing between brownies or blondies. Each treat is individually wrapped, so they're great for sharing.
Travel the globe from your own breakfast nook with this Passport Trio from Stumptown Coffee Roasters. Featuring half-pound bags of whole beans from Costa Rica, Indonesia, and Ethiopia, they're all packaged together in a trendy gift box, no wrapping required.
Give your loved ones a "kid in a candy store" feeling again with this 8-Pack Custom Candy Box from Sugarwish. Just pick your holiday message and select from 70 candy varieties, ranging from chocolate to gummies and vintage classics.
Straight from Wisconsin, this Holiday Gift Box from Uplands Cheese is a must-buy for any cheesehead on your list. Each packages contains a Rush Creek Reserve cheese, crackers, peach chamomile preserves, and spiced pecans, just the right combination for a decadent cheese board.
Ideal for both sweet and savory applications, this Noble Tonic Maple Syrup Gift Box from Food52 will become a new go-to for the breakfast or dinner table. One bottle is Tuthilltown Bourbon Barrel-Matured flavor, ideal for using in savory applications like glazes or salad dressings, and the other is a Tahitian Vanilla Bean & Egyptian Chamomile Blossom flavor, which is perfect for sweet dishes like pancakes and French toast.
Any brunch enthusiasts in your life will look forward to rolling out of bed to use this One Batch Breakfast Gift Set from Stonewall Kitchen. Each box includes pancake and waffle mix, wild Maine blueberry jam, New England maple syrup, coffee, and a balloon whisk for whipping up your breakfast.
Williams Sonoma's Twas Holiday Baking Gift Crate encapsulates all the Christmas seasonal magic into one delicious set. The duo of cotton towels and non-stick baking pan both feature Santa and his Reindeers. Paired with the double chocolate banana bread mix and spatula, it's the gift of an afternoon of relaxing baking.
Made with a blend of chilis, vinegar, sugar, and real truffles, any hot head on your list will love this TRUFF Variety Bundle. Each box contains the original black truffle, white truffle, and hotter black truffle sauces. With the perfect balance of tangy, sweet, and hot, it's excellent over tacos, burgers, or anything else that could use a kick.