What should you gift the foodie in your life this holiday season? Let the experts help. We’ve hand-picked our favorite gifts sold locally in Fort Worth and compiled them into our annual Gift Guide! Take a look at these fun finds!
1. Cookie Decorating Classes
Make this year a year of experiences! Spend quality time with your foodie by gifting something that’s seriously sweet. Purchase tickets or schedule your own private cookie decorating class with Sweet Frosted Cookies – voted best of 2019 Fort Worth Bakery. They’ll teach you all the secrets to creating the perfect frosted cookie.
2. Texas Bar-B-Q Tour
It’s like wine tasting, but better! Sample some of the best barbeque in Fort Worth when you book a Texas Bar-B-Q Tour. Visit three of the top six barbeque restaurants in DFW rated by D Magazine for a behind the scenes look at the making of your favorite dishes. Tours can be purchased at the Texas Bar-B-Q website.
3. Catstudio Dishtowel
Give the gift of home with a Catstudio dishtowel! These adorable hand-designed prints are the perfect accessory for any kitchen and serve as a little reminder of your favorite states, cities, and colleges. They can be found locally in Fort Worth at Lawrence’s and PS The Letter.
4. The Virgin Olive Oiler Sampler Gift Box
One of our favorite local businesses in Fort Worth is The Virgin Olive Oiler, and we use their products regularly when cooking! Their special 6-bottle sampler gift box contains some of their most popular olive oils and vinegar perfect for dressings, marinades, or to drizzle. A great idea for the foodie that likes to cook at home!
5. Kendall Davis Clay
Kendall Davis is an exquisite local ceramic artist who creates unique and organic dining sets and dishes. Her “mindful designs for life” make the perfect gift for the foodie that loves to entertain with simplicity. Check out her full collection on her website.
6. Cowtown Winery Blending Class
Every wine lover has different tastes and preferences when it comes to wine, which is why Cowtown Winery offers blending classes – giving you a chance to custom blend your own special bottle of red wine! To learn about what’s included in each class visit the Cowtown Winery website.
7. 1890 Woodworks Artisan Wood Board
Take a trip down to the historic stockyards to order a custom wood cutting board from 1890 Woodworks. It’s a gift that’ll wow your foodie – especially if they love to entertain with a good charcuterie board. These handcrafted cutting boards come in three different sizes and can even be personalized with names and initials!
8. Afternoon Tea at the Ashton
Relax with friends and family during Holiday tea at the Ashton Hotel in Downtown, Fort Worth. Reserve a table to enjoy a traditional English tea presentation featuring a variety of flavorful teas and an assortment of bites and pastries. It’s the perfect gift for foodies looking for a new and elegant experience!
9. Uncle Ron’s Beef Jerky
If you’ve ever been to the Clearfork Farmer’s Market then you’re familiar with Uncle Ron’s Beef Jerky. Uncle Ron’s uses only 100% Angus beef in their products – creating some of the most healthy and tasty beef jerky you’ll find. And there really is something for everyone, whether you like sweet, savory, or spicy. A great gift for stocking stuffers!
10. Savor Gift Card
Of course, we couldn’t complete this guide without one of our own gift ideas! Give a friend or family member a meal delivery experience that will give them a taste of luxury – without having to do any of the work. Plus, each meal can be personalized according to their dietary needs. Send them a gift card instantly, directly through their email. Talk about an easy gift that will give them a new way to experience food!