I’m sharing gift ideas inspired by food, wine and travel this holiday season. They will bring you, your family and friends joy and happiness. The deals won’t last long. Browse the list and get to shopping!
Food-Related Gift Ideas
ePare’ Manual Coffee Grinder
This elegant grinder breaks down coffee beans at varying levels. Place them in the hopper and crank. The bottom gripper holds it in place. The glass bowl fits securely and unscrews without much force. It takes about 1-minute to clean. I didn’t think I needed one until I received this. I’m a fan.
Retail price: $49.95
Size: 6 ¾” x 3 ½”
Discount code: EPARE10 for 10% off
Laconiko Olive Oil and Balsamic Customized Sample Gift Box
Run, don’t walk to purchase this gift box for yourself. I highly recommend getting the Lemon Cucumber White Balsamic and the Blood Orange Olive Oil. This refreshing vinegar changes lives with its light lemony zing and cucumber aftertaste. One shot will have you making a salad every day. Do yourself a favor and get more than one bottle. The oil hits the spot with its smooth citrus notes too. Ama-zing duo!
Retail price: $29.95
Size: 60ml (4 bottles)
Discount code: LAC20%OFF for 20% off for all products through January 1, 2020.
Shore Sauce Pineapple
This hot sauce brings the heat and I’m no lightweight. The delicious pineapple tones it down a smidgen and gives it a tropical flair. Pair the semi-chunky liquid with your favorite wings for a lip-smacking event. I’m adding it to my purse.
Retail Price: $12.95
Size: 5 oz.
Discount code: NOIR10 for 10% off through January 1, 2020.
prepworks® Butter Warmers (Set of 2)
I’m in love with these adorable ceramic warmers. It’s like having a miniature fondue set. I utilize them on special occasions when serving shrimp or crusty bread. The tealights (included) perform as they should and accent place settings.
Retail price: $9.99
Size: 4.4″ x 7″ x 3.5″
Available: Bed Bath and Beyond
Teavana Perfectea Maker
“Perfectea” says it all. This handy tea maker brews loose leaves in minutes. Sit it on top of a mug when ready. The built-in strainer drains the liquid into the cup swiftly. Voilà! Get your sip on.
Retail price: $22.95
Size: 16 oz.
Available: Amazon, Walmart
Wine-Related Gift Ideas
PortoVino Double Pour Tuscany Vegan Leather Tote
Double the pleasure, double the fun. This exquisite wine purse allows you to carry two bottles of vino. The insulated compartment holds two pouches. Insert them, zip and go. Open the outside flap and pour yourself a red and a white. The soft leather tote offers plenty of room for sunglasses, a cellphone and other important items. How cool is that?
Retail price: $89.95
Size: 14″ x 5″ x 15″
Discount code: CN19 for 10% off through January 1, 2020.
Cork Pops VinOstream Wine Aerator and Dispenser
Simple instructions and assembly. It grips the bottle with ease. Dispenses and aerates quickly. I’m never pouring wine without them again. Cheers!
Retail Price: $28
Size: 2″ x 2″ x 2″
Discount code: CorkPops10 for 10% off on the VinOstream through January 1, 2020.
Cute, comfortable and warm, these bootees make a wonderful stocking stuffer. Prop your feet up on the ottoman and put them together to see the bottoms. One reads, “You Had Me” and the other continues, “at Merlot.” They also display a wine glass and a bottle. I use them as non-slip socks.
Retail price: $8
Size: 9-11 (unisex)
Discount Code: CUISINENOIR20 for 20% off entire order, excluding clearance valid now to January 1, 2020. Can’t be combined with any other discounts. Valid 1 per customer.
The Food Temptress Wine Journal
A new companion that keeps track of all of your wine tasting adventures. Sleek and compact, this journal fits nicely into your purse so that you can keep track of your favorite wineries and wines. When it is time to purchase or make recommendations, you’ll have all the information you need at your fingertips. Great stocking stuffer for wine lovers.
Retail price: $9.99
Size: 6″ x 9″
This award-winning California winemaker continues to release wine selections from her Yorkville estate that keeps wine lovers ordering more. A personal favorite is the symphony followed by the estate-grown rosé of petite sirah. A great time to stock up for the holidays and beyond.
Retail price: Varies by wine selection
Discount code: Holiday19 for 10% off any order over $100 and free shipping through December 31, 2019.
Travel-Related Gift Ideas
ChargeHubGO+ Power Bank
Don’t leave home without this black sleek charger. It comes fully charged and ready-to-go. It consists of a wireless charging pad, a USB charging port and two built-in cables. It supports most devices. User-friendly and worth the investment.
Retail Price: $39.99
Size: 6.5″ × 4″ × .75″
Discount code: cn10 for 10% off through January 1, 2020.
Beato Goes To Book Series
Inspire young readers to travel the world with Beato, a cat who lives his cozy home in Atlanta to travel to Brazil, Greenland, Indonesia, Israel and Japan. The book series by Sucheta Rawal was created to encourage children to be globally-minded citizens who grow up informed and culturally inclusive.
Retail price: $14.95 each
Tea Spot Zipper Bag
This spacious canvas bag makes traveling with tea stylish. The durable zipper secures everything in place. I like the festive botanical design and the wellness pledge of tea to cancer survivors. Great gift for tea lovers.
Retail price: $5
Size: 11″ x 8″
Roni, The Travel Guru – Traveling Sistahs Note Cards
These cute note cards put a smile on my face. They showcase women who look like me. Great print quality, heavy cardstock and blank inside. Purchase individually or as a variety pack. Envelopes included. Who’s ready for a trip?
Retail price: $20 (10-pack) | $10 (5-pack)
Size: 4″ x 5.5″
Discount code: Save 25% when you use CUISINENOIR by January 1, 2020. Exclused passport covers.