Nothing is as celebratory as gathering around a festive table. This holiday season, we’ve sought out a grand sampling of gifts sure to delight the fussiest epicures and bring joy to harried hosts.
From whimsical Italian glass water pitchers to glittery caviar servers and gourmet vegan ice cream, our selections will feed a crowd — with style.
Austin chocolatier Nicole Patel’s advent calendar includes handmade truffles in flavors ranging from the traditional (gingerbread) to highly unexpected (wheatgrass and collard greens and bacon).
Add a touch of coastal Italian whimsy while you hydrate your guests with this charming carafe.
Channel the Middle East via Brooklyn with this delectable set, which includes zippy condiments like harissa with preserved lemon and spices such as sumac and za’atar, along with crackers.
Give your roe a glamorous perch with artisan Tracy Glover’s hand-blown glass set, with a serving bowl and plates for blini and crème fraîche.
Now through Dec. 18, this limited-edition, vegan kit of Brooklyn chocolate and Los Angeles ice cream brings the bicoastal best of both worlds.
All the aperitivo, none of the regret: This alcohol-free tipple makes for a very merry cocktail hour.
Hand-blown, lead-free and so very pretty, these jewel-toned vessels from Italy elevate any meal.
Inspired by nature, this serving piece adds a welcome dose of spring and an elegant presentation to tables on even the chilliest evenings.
Selected by Michelin-starred and James Beard-nominated sommeliers, this gift offers serious sipping, including a trio of rare and robust bottles, plus a tote and corkscrew.
Give the gift of the ultimate chef’s brag: a limited-edition fish pan, authenticated by Michelin-starred chef Eric Ripert and hand-seasoned in his kitchen at Le Bernardin.
A nod to the Jazz Age, these sensational mismatched glasses — in lilac/amber and lilac/evergreen — come with a set of stainless-steel garnish skewers.
Flowers and tigers and fans, oh my! Wow your guests and gussy up your cocktails with these reclaimed fabric napkins.
Make any meal a feast for the eyes with this colorful set of French tempered-glass plates and bowls.
Designed in California and produced in Germany, this pro-level pack comes in a
gorgeous acacia magnet block.
This bountiful box comes from the Lake Erie boutique vegetable purveyor who supplies chefs like José Andrés and Daniel Boulud.
Treat your guests like royalty with a wow-worthy bottle of this award-winning gin, created with botanicals harvested from Highclere Castle — the ancient English estate where “Downton Abbey” was filmed.