AD| Christmas Gift Guides for Foodies 2021

We are big foodies in this house and I always ask for food or kitchen related gifts for Christmas as those are the things I love.  If you have a foodie/kitchen gear junkie to buy for, have a look at our list of suggestions!



Impress your loved-ones this Christmas with SodaStream, the season’s must-have gadget that turns tap water into sparkling water at the touch of a button

From the mum who is always hosting, to your eco-friendly cousin, SodaStream is the perfect gift for all 

SodaStream’s sparkling water starter packs start from £99.99 RRP, come in a range of colours and are available from Sodastream as well as other stockists



Secret Garden Gin Gift Set

Secret Garden Distillery: Founded by Hamish Martin in 2017, our Secret Garden gin range is lovingly crafted using 100% natural ingredients. Our botanicals are hand-harvested and dried naturally to ensure the highest quality. We use botanicals from our Distillery’s award winning Secret Garden, nestled at the foot of the Pentland Hills in Edinburgh. We use no added sugars, artificial colouring, flavourings or additives….just nature distilled.



Kuhn Rikon Colori Everyday Knife Set

Colori®+ knives perform flawlessly in every kitchen with their sharp blades, secure-grip handles, and lightweight design. This set includes 5 essential knives for slicing, dicing, peeling and chopping food. 

This great value Everyday Set includes all the main knives you need to make your kitchen prep tasks a breeze :-

  • Bread knife – 20.5cm blade / overall length 33.4cm
  • Chef’s knife – 17cm blade / overall length 29.5cm
  • Utility Knife – 12.5cm blade / overall length 23cm
  • Paring knife – 9cm blade / overall length 19.5cm 
  • Serrated paring knife – 9cm blade / overall length 19.5cm

Each knife has an ultra-sharp, hand-sharpened, double-bevelled blade with a silicone non-stick coating, this ensures the knives cut easily and precisely without any food sticking to the blades.



Gold Smash Cake

This fabulous Gold Smash Cake is the ultimate Christmas cake with a difference… Firstly, it’s not actually a cake… sorry for the confusion. It’s much better than that!

Made from deliciously smooth Belgian milk chocolate, this hollow cake shell is adorned with an array of  shimmering confectioneries:  An adorable gold Teddy Bear, Ferrero Rocher®,  creamy white chocolate Lindt Lindor ®, gold coins, Bueno®,  and Terry’s Chocolate Orange® segments, finished with a gold lustre. 

Now for the fun… SMASH the cake like a piñata, and watch all the chocolatey goodness tumble out- Maltesers®, Cadbury Buttons®, and Smarties®!



Highclere Castle Gin

This is a lovely smooth gin in a beautiful bottle from Highclere Castle – the home of Downton Abbey. 

Celebrating the beauty of a bygone era where elegance reigned supreme. Rise to the occasion.  Distilled from botanicals hand chosen from the castle’s English gardens.


Borgo Antico Prosecco

UK’s best-selling DOCG Prosecco.  This 100% Glera wine is velvety soft to the palate which brings out its fruity, floral structure with a nice bite.  Try it with fresh pasta, fish dishes or even spicy food, but it’s also excellent by itself as an aperitif. 

The colour is brilliant straw yellow and the aroma has an intense pleasant note of white acacia flowers, citrus, white peach, yellow apple and pear. The most premium prosecco.

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Inside Out Drinks

Packed with antioxidants to support a healthy liver, the cranberry flavoured drinks are the perfect pre-party drink. Inside Out Drinks looks after your body from the inside out, the plant based, low-calorie drink includes; milk thistle, goji berries, cranberries and hibiscus. So, whether it’s for the purpose of a big night out and you need to be on top form the following day or you’re looking for new products filled with antioxidants, Inside Out Drinks are here to help you.



Christmas: for many it’s the time to treat family and friends. But some people are just so difficult to buy for. Then there’s the need for that standby gift just in case unexpected guests pop by. Everyone loves to receive a food gift, it’s a failsafe option. And, if you buy an extra jar or two for yourself – Christmas is a time to indulge, right? A dependable option is Opies Fruits with Alcohol collection which has long been associated with ‘great taste’ and ‘good quality’¹. This year, the collection has been extended to include a new variety that perfectly marries an on-trend alcohol with one of the UK’s most popular fruits: Pineapple with Luxardo Spiced Rum.

Opies have taken small succulent rings of pineapple, steeped them in syrup and then gently infused with a decadent Luxardo Spiced Rum. The light and delicate spice from the rum is the perfect foil to the sweet pineapple rings. This affordable gift option is packed into an attractive globe jar with luxurious new printed gold elements on pack and the 460g jar has a MSRP of £6.00. It is suitable for both vegetarian and vegan diets.



Cole & Mason Marlow Salt & Pepper Mill Set

The Cole & Mason Marlow Salt & Pepper Mill Set is the perfect balance of stylish sophistication and superior performance. Made from grey-stained beech, the natural beauty to the wood is finished with a gunmetal accent.



Set of 2 Filigree Champagne Saucers Lilac by Artland

Beautiful set of two Filigree Champagne Saucers in lilac, 115x115x195mm, capacity each 350ml.  Decorated with filigree motif all the way around the bowl of the glass.  Mouth blown and hand crafted by skilled craftsmen.  Hand wash recommended.

Designed by Artland.  RRP £29.45


Send A Big Hug Chocolate Gift Box – from Yumbles

Send a BIG chocolate gift box to someone you miss from Yumbles.  The perfect gift during these times of social distancing, ideal for birthdays, anniversairies or or just because you want to.

Choose from a milk, dark or mixed chocolate box  Each Big Hug will contain: 1 Handmade slab, 1 Bag of truffles, 1 Hot choc spoonie drink, 1 Bag choc nuggets or niblets, 2 Lollipops or mini choc figures.

Include a personal message in the box an we will print it on a card for you.  Truffles may contain alcohol. Please specify if you require alcohol free truffles



Cranes Gin

We love Cranes Cranberry Gin. Handcrafted in small batches, using the finest cranberries to create a smooth and fruity, yet delightfully sharp gin. Cranes Gin is award-winning receiving silver from the International Wine & Spirit Competition. It is a must try for any gin enthusiast, particularly over the festive period as over 70 cranberries go into each bottle.

Now available from Ocado, Amazon and Cranes Online Shop.