It’s often said that the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach, and for many a good man, this certainly rings true! Whether he’s a steak-searing pitmaster, an adventurous home cook, a coffee snob or a dedicated snacker, there are plenty of food gifts and appetizing care packages out there just for him.
Gourmet gift baskets that bring curated deliciousness right to the front door month after month are the perfect way to give the men in your life a tasty treat! Whether you’re on the lookout for a great gift idea for Father’s Day or Valentine’s Day, or a unique retirement gift or birthday gift, these gift sets will give him a chance to explore foodie delights, snack on decadent treats and prepare BBQ and home-cooked meals with ease.
Keeping hungry, food-loving men in mind, we set out to create a special gift guide that highlights some of our most finger-licking good subscription services that make great gifts for all of life's special occasions!
Price: Starts at $15.00/month
About the Box: If beef jerky happens to be one of his favorite food groups, then he'll surely appreciate a subscription that takes dried meat as seriously as he does! Jerky Snob is all about showcasing the best of the best in artisanal jerky, bringing between 2 bags to a full pound of high-quality, small-batch jerky in classic flavors like hickory-smoked and unique flavors like sweet orange or lime chili.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. except for select countries within 48 hours of ordering between Mon-Fri, with renewals shipping in a regular shipping rotation based on original order date
Price: Starts at $22.67/month
About the Box: Support his healthy lifestyle by giving him the ultimate healthy snack sampler with SnackSack. Providing plenty of grab-and-go snack options, both sweet and savory, choose from the classic, vegan and gluten-free options to send an assortment of between 11-15 full-size healthy and nutritious snacks like protein bars, cookies, trail mixes, gummies, veggie chips and more!
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. beginning on the 15th of the month
Price: Starts at $19.99/month
About the Box: Looking for a unique gift to send to your favorite grill master? Now he can explore regional barbecue from coast to coast in his own backyard with My BBQ Box. Each month showcases a different region's BBQ style, like Texas brisket or NOLA shrimp, with handcrafted spice rubs, expert prep and cooking instructions, and 1 practical grilling gadget or tool, like stainless steel meat shredders or a meat thermometer.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. between the 4th-7th of every month
Price: Starts at $28.17/every 3 months
About the Box: Son of a Barista is a monthly gift box that aims to give him the goods he needs to make a perfectly brewed espresso from the comforts of home. The first box kicks it all off by sending a free high-quality espresso maker, along with 60 coffee pods! A perfect gift for coffee aficionados, he'll get 30 pods of a dynamic cremoso blend and 30 with a puro arabica grind, both robust and delicious.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. on the 7th of every month
Price: Starts at $19.00/month
About the Box: With Jerky of the Month Club from the Craft Jerky Co., he'll get to experience a wide variety of award-winning, lesser-known craft jerky from some of the best artisanal suppliers from across the country. Offering 4 different subscription tiers that deliver between 2-8 bags of small-batch, nitrate-free jerky products each month, get a mix of both classic and new flavors that run the gamut from sweet and fruity to bold and spicy!
Shipping: Ships to select countries from the U.S. on the same day if ordered by noon on a weekday, or the following day
Price: Starts at $12.95/month
About the Box: Hot sauces, peppery snacks and fiery sweets are what's packed into The Scorchin' Hot Box. One of the best gifts for adventurous heat seekers, each box promises to clear those sinuses out with a fun mix of spicy treats. Available in 5 different monthly box options, choose from an All Sauce or All Snacks box, or opt for a box that brings goodies across the flavor spectrum, including heat-infused sauces, candies, popcorn and more.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. in the 1st week of the following month
Price: Starts at $29.99/month
About the Box: Whether he's looking for a boost before, during or after a tough workout, the elevate Snack Box can make sure he's got a nutritious snack on hand whenever it's needed. From superfood gels and dairy-free protein bars, to energy drinks and powerful plant-based supplements, each box focuses on delivering an assortment of grab-and-go vegan and gluten-free snacks that are easy to toss in the gym bag!
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. on the 4th of the month
Price: Starts at $28.00 CAD/month
About the Box: Satisfy his sweet tooth with a monthly gift box from Aaron's Sweet Shop. Available in 4 unique subscription options, including a diabetic-friendly option and Canada's only vegan-friendly candy box, grab a big box for 14-16 full-size products or a Nibbler box for 8-10 items, including a wide variety of popular US and UK brands like Reese's peanut butter cups, Maynard's wine gums, and Cadbury caramels.
Shipping: Only ships within Canada on the 8th of each month
Price: Starts at $45.00/month
About the Box: Finally, there's a gift box to serve up delicious craft cocktails with a literary twist! Putting a fun spin on the standard book-of-the-month club, every box from the Intoxicated Intellectual sends 1 classic novel, along with a curated cocktail recipe that ties into the story, and all the necessary drink fixings, including syrups, mixers, garnishes and required bar accessories.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. between the 25th-27th of every month
Price: Starts at $38.00/month
About the Box: From small-batch jams, pickles, and relishes to honey, sauces, and freshly roasted coffee, each box from The Appalachian Mercantile brings an opportunity to sample the gourmet goodies from this unique region. Curated with an assortment of 6 or 7 hand-selected, small-shop items, get a mix of prepared foods, along with crafts and home goods like kitchen utensils, handmade soaps and art prints.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. within 3 business days from ordering
Price: Starts at $49.00/month
About the Box: Instead of a gift card to his favorite restaurant, gift him a home-cooked meal from EatTiamo. This unique monthly meal kit highlights a different Italian region, like Tuscany or Cinque Terre, sending 7 full-size gourmet food products made by local producers from the featured area. Whip up a delicious meal for 4 with simple, straightforward recipes, high-end pastas, traditional sauces, spreads and oils.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. around the 15th of each month
Price: Starts at $17.00/month
About the Box: The perfect gift for any man living a ketogenic lifestyle, KETO BLACK is a monthly subscription on a mission to find the best new low-carb snacks to hit the market. With everything from creamy almond butter to pumpkin seed crackers, choose between 2 different subscription options for either 5 monthly treats delivered directly to the office, or 8-10 keto snack options brought right to the front door!
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. on the 5th of every month