HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE
Find something for everyone on your list with our roundup of food-themed gifts, all created or sold in Central Florida.
SMOKE AND FIRE
Made from drippings from 4 Rivers Smokehouse beef with a subtle smoky aroma, these brisket candles are perfect for barbecue fanatics. $16.95; available at 4rsmokehouse.com and all 4 Rivers Smokehouse locations.
Locally made sauces make an unusual stocking stuffer or hostess gift. From left, Bonjour Ginger-Lemongrass Dressing, $6, available at various local farmers’ markets and at bonjourdressings.com. Mr. Bojack’s Garlic Wing Sauce, $5.99–$8.99, available at ABC Fine Wine & Spirits throughout Orlando. The Sauce Man Ghost Tonic, $10, available at The Meat House and through thesaucemanfl.com. Poke King Hawaiian Poke Sauce and Marinade, $8, available at pokeking.net. Goofy Boots Pineapple Habanero Chipotle Hot Sauce, $5, available at East End Market or armandoyjorges.com.
The St. Johns River Honey gift pack includes four small jars of varieties wildflower, gallberry, palmetto and orange blossom honey with a small honey dipper. Their glass honey bear is a sweet take on the classic honey jar shape and comes filled with wildflower or gallberry honey. Gift pack, $10; honey bear, $12. Available at local farmers’ markets and stjohnsriverhoney.com.
’TIS THE SEASONS
This collection of vegan, gluten-free cookbooks by Orlando resident Jessica Perlaza of The Kitchens of Pinch and Dash are filled with recipes, photos, poetry and anecdotes inspired by the seasons. $48, thekitchensofpinchanddash.com.
Fair-trade Tree of Life appetizer plates and an olivewood salt keeper add a beautiful handmade touch to a celebration table. Both are made by artisans in the West Bank and are available at Ten Thousand Villages, 346 N. Park Ave., Winter Park or at tenthousandvillages.com.
SHAKE IT UP
Amateur mixologists and entertaining enthusiasts will appreciate the Mason Shaker, a shabby chic play on the usually modern cocktail shaker. $30, available at Boxelder, 278 S. Palmetto Ave. Sanford.