Picking a gift for a foodie can be hard. After all, restaurant gift cards are overdone, but you also don’t want to just get them any ole’ gift they won’t actually appreciate!
Here’s an idea: a food gift box. Cratejoy’s picked some of the perfect food subscription boxes for foodies to satiate their hunger and tantalize their tastebuds. Your favorite foodie will get a monthly food gift while discovering new products — these delicious food gift boxes will have ’em drooling in monthly anticipation!
What You’ll Get: Have you ever looked at a recipe only to find that the ingredients alone are going to burn your wallet? Luckily for you, Culinarie Kit procures hard-to-find ingredients as samples for you to try individually. This food gift box also brings a monthly adventure to home kitchens every month with recipes from experienced chefs.
Shipping : Ships to select countries from the U.S. within 7 business days after orders are placed
Price: Starts at $15.00/mo
What You’ll Get: Jerky is expensive to buy on a whim, and quality, tasty jerky can be hard to find. Luckily for you, the box curators of Jerky Snob go out of their way to find only the best jerky around. At an affordable price point, you’ll receive quality jerky from select artisan brands with no preservatives, nitrates or MSG.
Shipping : Ships to select countries from the U.S. within 3 days after your order is placed
Price: Starts at $12.99/mo
What You’ll Get: Korean snacks can be hard to find if you don’t live in or near a major city, and even if you have a local Korean mart, the wide variety of snacks can be overwhelming. Make your Korean snack needs a breeze to fulfill with SnackFever. With SnackFever, you’ll get only the tastiest Korean snacks and treats that are specially-curated for you!
Shipping: Ships to select countries from U.S. several times a month depending on when your order is placed
What You’ll Get: If you’re looking to spice up your cooking routine with some pho, ramen, and curries, Spice Madam is the subscription for you. While they include 10-15 base spices, mixes, and recipes, they also inject fun into cooking with a music playlist.
Shipping : Ships to the U.S. and U.K. in the 2nd week of every month
What You’ll Get: Go on a culinary tour across the U.S. with the Explore Local Box. Each month’s box features a new city and includes local artisan products and foods from small businesses. This is the perfect food gift box for anyone who loves discovery hidden gems whenever they travel.
Shipping: Only to France and within the U.S. on the 1st business day each month.
What You’ll Get: Travel around the world in minutes with Takeout Kit’s Global Meal Kits! If you love cooking but have an unpredictable schedule, Takeout Kits are perfect for you. Each delivery contains a complete, ready-to- cook meal for 3-4 people, including hard-to- find global ingredients—and as each has a 2-month shelf life, you can do it on your schedule. Get cooking, whenever!
Shipping: Only ships within U.S. immediately after your order is placed
Price: Starts at $22.95/month
What You’ll Get: The best kind of snack attack! SnackSack curates monthly surprise packages of seasonal, healthy snacks to fill the body and thrill the taste buds. Each shipment contains 11-15 unique, organic, and/or all-natural snacks, including tasty treats that are non-GMO, vegan, fair-trade, and/or gluten-free. What a tasty deal!
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. on the 16th of the month
What You’ll Get: Time to spice up your life with Piquant Post! Say goodbye to bland, boring recipes, and hello to flavor-infused, aromatic dishes. Each food gift box includes 4 small-batch, freshly-ground spice blends and 4 coordinating recipes. If you or somebody you know loves cooking and dabbling in world cuisine, Piquant Post is a one-way ticket to delicious, flavorful food!
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the 15th of each month
Price: Starts at $59.99/month
What You’ll Get: Transport the woman in your life to the sunny Mediterranean where she can indulge in the tastes of Rome and Tuscany with the luxurious Gusto di Roma subscription. Sending a curated mix of 5-6 Italian appetizers and sweets, from artisan salami and olives to honey nougats and almond biscotti, she’ll get a unique assortment each month. Here’s to ‘la dolce vita’!
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. on the 4th of each month
Price: Starts at $24.99/month
What You’ll Get: Help the men in your life become king of your backyard with the BBQ Box. Featuring a sauce or marinade, a rub or spice, a sample pack of wood chips for smoking and an added treat, he’ll be well equipped to fire up this BBQ season. Don’t pass this one up. It would be a big missed steak!
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. between the 25th-30th of each month
Price: Starts at $15.95/month
What You’ll Get: Naples Olive Oil Company is a unique foodie-friendly subscription box that delivers a classic combo: olive oil and balsamic vinegar. Each month recipients can expect an expertly paired olive oil and balsamic vinegar duo in unique flavors and 2 recipes to compliment the pairing. Choose from three subscription sizes, 60ml-375ml bottles of olive oil and balsamic vinegar.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the 10th of each month
Price: Starts at $49.99/bi-monthly
What You’ll Get: Andiamo packs the best of Italy in each box, delivered every other month. Curated around a new theme, boxes always include something yummy, something fun, and something hand-crafted. Recipients can expect themes like Cinque Terre to discover the best in pasta with items like semolina flour, pasta making tools, and recipes.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the 4th of the month (order by Dec. 14th for Dec. 24th delivery)
Price: Starts at $19.99/month
What You’ll Get: If you know a foodie who happens to be a caffeine addict then Match Made Coffee is a natural fit. Each box includes 2 craft coffees paired with 2 gourmet cookies plus a tasting guide. A truly unique experience discovering great new coffee blends while enjoying a delicious treat!
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. between the 15th-22nd of each month