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13 Non-Boring Food Gifts To Give Your Barkada This Christmas

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Where To Buy The Best Food Gifts For Christmas
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Food paves the way to people's hearts like no other category canafter all, we all eat not just for fuel but also as a way to connect with other people. And there's nothing like the joy sparked when you receive well-thought food gifts that deliver on both taste and presentation! If you're looking to make the food lovers in your life feel special this holiday season, we've got you covered with these sweet and savory gift-ready treats and sets that you can order online.

You can count on these excellent food gifts to help spread the cheer this Christmas.

Ultimate Christmas Tray + More Sweet Sets from Bizu

For the sweet-toothed, it doesn't get any grander than Bizu's Ultimate Christmas Tray (P5,800)! No dessert craving is spared here as each set includes a Fruitcake, three Chocolate Bars, two Christmas Cakesicles, one pack of Sugar-Free Mendiants, a pack of Almond Tuile cookies, and a pack of Chocolate-Covered Pretzels. Plus, Bizu goes extra extra on the presentation here as each tray comes with a special Christmas Balloon Arrangement that'll definitely impress. This is currently available for preorders for delivery from December 11 onwards; just head over to their website. They've got other gift-ready sets on offer, too, like the Joyous Set (P3,085) with different chocolates and cookies, and the Le Grande Set (P4,365) with cakes, cookies, nibbles, and their signature macarons.

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For orders, visit Bizu's website. You can also check out their Facebook page.

Ultimate Christmas Tray from Bizu
PHOTO BY Bizu

Moment the Grocer Bottled Flavors from The Moment Group

Given our love for sawsawan, we Filipinos know a good thing or two about the power of a good sauce to breathe life into any dish. Enter The Moment Group's Bottled Flavors, a collection of bottled and jarred sauces and condiments all full of real feisty flavors! There's the umami-rich Manam Bagoong (P199), the spicy-garlicky Chili Drizzle (P199), and the extra-hot Heat from the East chili oil (P199); better yet, get the all-in-one Holiday Trio (P599) that includes all three and comes wrapped in gift-worthy holiday packaging to boot. You can place your orders via the Moment the Grocer section of their delivery website Moment Food, or find Moment the Grocer on GrabMart, Pickaroo, Foodpanda, Lazada, Shopee, or Delidrop.

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For orders, visit the Moment the Grocer section on Moment Food. You can also check out their Facebook page.

Moment the Grocer Bottled Flavors from The Moment Group
PHOTO BY The Moment Group

Deluxe Christmas Hamper + Other Sweet Treats from Dylan Patisserie

We all have a dessert monster who's near and dear to usand if you're torn on what to get them, Dylan Patisserie's Deluxe Christmas Hamper (P6,850) could be just the thing. They'll be spoiled for choice as each set includes a tin or package each of Parmesan Choux Cookies, Green Tea Sesame Cookies, Dark Chocolate Bar, Milk Chocolate Bar, Pistachio White Chocolate Cookies, Peanut Butter Caramel Cookies, Ube Cashew Cookies, Buko Pandan Cookies, Oatmeal Cranberry Cookies, Classic Chocolate Chip Cookies, Parmesan Cheese Cookies, Mocha Cookies, Chocolate Dulce De Leche Sandwich Cookies, and Mango Cranberry Sandwich Cookies; yup, there's a confection for every craving here. Dylan's got other great Christmas hampers too, including the Gourmet Christmas Hamper (P1,250) and Prestige Christmas Hamper (P3,850), both with different cookies and chocolate included. You can easily place your orders through Dylan Patisserie's website.

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For orders, visit Dylan Patisserie's website. You can also check out their Facebook page.

Deluxe Christmas Hamper + Other Sweet Treats from Dylan Patisserie
PHOTO BY Dylan Patisserie

Gingerbread House Kit from Bad Cafe

If your recipient is a kid at heart or simply one to enjoy playing with their food, Bad Cafe's Gingerbread House Kit (P700) would make for a truly memorable gift. It's got everything you need to assemble and decorate your own gingerbread housefrom fully baked gingerbread cookies cut and shaped to the right sizes and shapes, to colored icing and other embellishments! More importantly, the gingerbread cookies here are excellent; unlike many other versions that can be dry or cardboard-like, here they're subtly crisp yet tender, with a deep molasses-y note given warmth with spices. Just visit Bad Cafe's delivery website to place an order.

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For orders, visit Bad Cafe's delivery website. You can also check out their Facebook page.

Gingerbread House Kit from Bad Cafe
PHOTO BY Patricia Baes

Wine and Pâté E-Numan Set + More Boozy Bundles from Winery.ph

There's nothing like a good catch-up sesh with friends to let out all the frustrations, stress, and anger you've likely built up over the year. (Or just to keep each other updated on your current affairs.) And we don't know about you, but catch-up sessions are always made more fun when you've got alcohol and great snacks by your side! Winery.ph has got your back with their e-numan sets, among which is the Wine and Pâté E-Numan Set (P1,190)a set that includes two 187-ml bottles of wine (Santa Luz Aurora Cabernet Sauvignon and Santa Luz Aurora Chardonnay), a jar of pâté Iberico, crackers, and black olives for nibbling on. They've got other sets for gifting, too, ranging from hampers like Value Gift Hamper (P1,190) with a bottle of wine and ingredients for making pasta; to upscale curated packs like the VIP Rose Champagne Gift Pack (P19,680) that serious enthusiasts of the beverage would appreciate. Just head to Winery.ph's website to browse the selections and place an order.

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For orders, visit Winery.ph's website. You can also check out their Facebook page.

wine and pate e-numan set from Winery.ph
PHOTO BY Winery.ph

1919 Chocolate x True Chocolate PH Collaboration Set

When it comes to impressing true-blue chocolate enthusiasts, the tendency for a lot of Filipinos is to think importedbut it's about time you explored the world of local cacao and chocolate as it's a truly blossoming sector with amazing purveyors, some of whom have even been awarded on a global scale. One of those is 1919 Chocolateand they recently collaborated with fellow local brand True Chocolate PH to come up with three swoon-worthy chocolate bars in classic and contemporary flavors! There's the good ol' Hazelnut Milk Chocolate (P265) with a milk-chocolate bar studded with chopped roasted hazelnuts; the eye-opening Toasted White Chocolate with Crushed Cacao bar (P265) with dulce de leche-esque caramelized white chocolate plus cacao nibs for bitterness and crunch; and the creamy-crisp Dark Chocolate Biscuit bars (P265) with 70 percent dark chocolate and whole-wheat biscuits for a bittersweet, nutty bite. Or, do what we did: Get the 1919 Chocolate x True Chocolate PH Collaboration Set (P795) which has all three bars plus an insulation layer and eco wrap, all tied with twine and with a gift card attached. Simply visit 1919 Chocolate's website to place an order.

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For orders, visit 1919 Chocolate's website. For more information, check out the Facebook page of 1919 Chocolate or the Instagram page of True Chocolate PH.

Chocolate bars by 1919 Chocolate x True Chocolate PH
PHOTO BY 1919 Chocolate, True Chocolate PH

The Dasher Crate + Other Sets of Baked Goods and Pantry Items from Wildflour

Give the gift of comfortby which we mean carbswith Wildflour's special Christmas Gift Baskets and Crates, which combine their signature baked goods with seasonal sweets, pantry items, and more in a gift-ready package. The Dasher Crate (P3,550), for one, gives you a little bit of everything: a small Panettone, Hokkaido Milk Buns, Homemade Butter, a 225-gram bottle of Martie's No BS Peanut Butter, a small pack of Granola, a pack of Mini Chocolate Chip Cookies, three Celebration Cookies, Dried Pasta, Dipolog Spicy Sardines, and even a mini bottle of wine! You can also choose from other sets like the Snack Basket (P1,995) with assorted breads and cookies; the grand Rudolph Crate (P6,000) with breads and jarred provisions; and more. These are available for preorders on Wildflour's delivery website, Wildflour To-Go.

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For orders, visit Wildflour To-Go's website. You can also Wildflour Restaurant's Facebook page.

Eh Kasi, Batang '90s + More Snack Boxes from Crave4Good PH

Calling all '90s kids! Here's your chance to relive those memories of the good o' days: Local company Crave4Good PH has loaded and gift-ready snack boxes that include the Eh Kasi, Batang '90s (P350/small, P500/big). Essentially nostalgia in a box, each set has a fun and curated mix of old-school candiesOvalteenies, Haw Haw, Lala, Orange Swits, Peter's Butter Ball, and more. It sure doesn't hurt that Crave4Good PH also uses the proceeds to give out gifts to children and support other social advocacies, e.g. by donating printers to schools, sharing gifts to orphanages, distributing PPEs to frontliners, and more. You'll also find other snack boxes on their roster, like the Matcha Tayo (P350/small, P500/big) with green tea-flavored confections; and the K-Jap Sweets (P350/small, P500/big) with candies and chocolates from Korea and Japan. Simply visit their website to order.

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For orders, visit Crave4Good PH's website. You can also check out their Facebook page.

Eh Kasi, Batang 90s from Crave4Good PH
PHOTO BY Crave4Good PH

Cocktail Kit from Your Local x Proudly Promdi

'Tis the season to be jolly, and what better way to bring on the jolly feels than with well-crafted libations in unexpected yet ingenious flavor profiles? Your Local recently partnered up with local craft cocktail brand Proudly Promdi to come up with three special bottled cocktails, which incorporate tastes and other elements characteristic of Southeast Asia. There's the deep and robust Kalma (P385) with Don Papa Rum, Campari, Barako-infused tapuey, coconut water, and bitters; the bright and fruity Ukiyo (P395) with gin, Gayuma Lychee liqueur, rosewater, calamansi, and langka; and the tangy-earthy Op-Un (P370) with tequila, pineapple, tamarind, Lapsang Souchong Tea, lemon, and basil. You can also get any three bottles in the Cocktail Kit (P1,110); simply visit the delivery website of their parent restaurant group Tasteless.

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For orders, visit the Your Local section on the Tasteless Food Group's website. You can also check out Your Local's Facebook page.

Cocktail Kit from Your Local x Proudly Promdi
PHOTO BY Patricia Baes

Premium Holiday Crate from The Sugar-Free Bakery

Now for most people, sugar is not the enemy when taken in moderation. (Same for carbs.) But maybe your Auntie Tessie can't have it for health reasons, or your Kuya Jerome is looking to trim a couple of inches off his waist. That doesn't mean they can't enjoy a sweet treat this Christmasyou can turn to The Sugar-Free Bakery's line of (as the name implies) sugar-free goods sweetened with erythritol, making them diabetic-friendly and low-carb but still pretty dang decadent in their own right! They've come up with gift sets like the Premium Holiday Crate (P1,250) with a Keto Hazelnut Dream Cake, four Sugar-Free Cranberry Star Cookies, the Jr. Keto Wonder Bread, Jr. Sugar-Free Focaccia, Jr. Sugar-Free Baguette, Keto Choco Hazelnut Spread, and a Sun-dried Tomato & Cheese Spread. Other sets you can go for include the Holiday Cookie Crate (P550) and the grand Luxe Holiday Crate (P1,500); just visit their website and add to cart.

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For orders, visit The Sugar-Free Bakery's website. You can also check out their Facebook page.

Premium Holiday Crate from The Sugar-Free Bakery
PHOTO BY The Sugar-Free Bakery

Kraver's Holiday Set from Kravers Canteen

Litson baka was all the rage this year and Kravers Canteen's smoky, succulent version proved to be one of our favorites. For the carnivores in your life, you don't want to miss Kraver's Holiday Seta special care package that's got a slab of ready-to-heat Litson Baka in your size of choice (P1,099/500 grams, P1,499/one kilogram), plus jars each of their signature piquant sawsawan, roast drippings, and spicy roast drippings. You can fill out their order form to get your fix.

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For orders, fill out Kravers Canteen's order form. You can also check out their Facebook page.

Kraver's Holiday Set from Kravers Canteen
PHOTO BY Kraver's Canteen

Premium Treats Gift Box + More Holiday Packages from Nono's

You can't beat a box of classic sweet bites to soften even the toughest of heartsyour grandma's, your in-laws', your boss'and if there's any local shop that pulls off sweet treats well, it's Nono's. For the holidays, they've got a lineup of gift sets that feature their signature confections. Among these is the Premium Treats Gift Box (P1,495), which has their famous Almond Crunch toffee candies plus Chocolate Chip Shortbread, Russian Tea Cookies, and Chocolate Covered Snowflakes in a box, plus a ribbon to seal the deal. Other options are the The Deluxe Chocolate Gift Box (P945) and Nono's Gift Bag (P675); just send a message to Nono's on social media, or course your orders through GrabFood and Foodpanda (note that prices may vary).

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For orders, send a message to Nono's on Facebook or Instagram. You can also find them on GrabFood or Foodpanda.

gift set at nono's
PHOTO BY Nono's

A Christmas Carol + More Charcuterie Boxes from Deli by Chele

For the gourmand pal who's seen and tried it all, consider picking up one of the special gift sets by Deli by Chelethe online deli from the folks of Gallery by Chele, where they craft up their own artisanal and great-quality charcuterie, jams, sauces, condiments, bread, and more with responsibly-sourced (often local) ingredients. There's the A Christmas Carol (P2,200) set, with their own New York Brisket Pastrami, Honey Cured Ham, Duck Pastrami, Fish or Seafood Preserve, Jamon Serrano and Ciabata Sourdoughjust the thing for a memorable Christmas dinner spread. They've got other sets, too, including the Noche Buena Box (starts at P3,000 without wine) that's got cold cuts, cheese, and their winning Chika bibingka cheesecake; and the Christmas Cheers Box (starts at P5,500) with more varieties of cold cuts, jams, bread, and a bottle of Bohigas Cava Noa. Go ahead and visit their website for orders.

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For orders, visit Deli by Chele's website. You can also check out their Facebook page.

A Christmas Carol from Deli by Chele
PHOTO BY Deli by Chele

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