December 8, 2020.


Give the FOODIE(S) in your life the gift of supporting local this holiday season!

What if you could maximize your holiday dollars to have a bigger impact? This season, we encourage you to think outside of the “big box” while getting your shopping done to support and nurture some amazing locally-owned businesses.

Not only can you support your community, you can also find unique gifts! Independent retailers specialize in high-quality, and often locally-made or locally-sourced, products. They take pride in providing excellent customer service, ensuring each shopper has a pleasant experience.

Missed out on our first three gift guides? You can read them ALL by clicking HERE!

Leduc Region Holiday Gift Guide: For Foodies

Local Gift Ideas FOR FOODIES

Hot Chocolate Bombs // More Fun! Sweets
It’s one of this holiday season’s top trends… made with high quality Belgian chocolate & house-made mix, these gourmet treats are “the bomb.”

Great as stocking stuffers! Pair with a marshmallow snowflake for the perfect winter drink.

Secret Santa Box // Alternate Route Coffee Co.
Each box contains 2 x 110g bags of coffee + a few other items. Choose between ground or whole bean coffee & that’s it! Great for corporate gifting.

Each box is only $18.99, making it a perfect choice for those gift exchanges that are capped at $20!

Gift Baskets & Tasty Trays // Nutters Leduc
Gourmet baskets & tasty trays are BACK for the holiday season! All the nut, chocolate, and candy choices you know & love – in a variety of sizes. Let the experts do the work for you!

Call Nutters Leduc at (780) 986-1257 for more info regarding gift basket & tray options available.

Dry Oyster Mix // Gruger Family Fungi
A must-have for any mushroom lover! Simply rehydrate, fry, and use to make a gourmet soup or mushroom sauce (or add to almost anything)!

Each box contains 50g of dehydrated Family Fungi, King Oyster, Blue Oyster & Pink Oyster Mushrooms.

100% Alberta Beef Jerky // Wilhauk Beef Jerky
For the carnivore on your list! Many consider this to be Alberta’s best beef jerky – aged, seasoned, & smoked to perfection – in any quantity you want.

Get your orders in before Dec 11 to ensure you’ll have what you need for the holidays!

Fudge & Candy Baskets // The Sweet Shoppe
Real butter & cream fudge with flavors like eggnog and candy cane! Fudge and/or vintage candy baskets are perfect for the sweet tooth on your list.

Stop in at The Sweet Shoppe or contact them via their Facebook Page to find the right one for you!

Top 10 Sampler Pack // Rig Hand Craft Distillery
Each pack includes 10 x 58mL bottles of Rig Hand favorites including Double Double, Spiced Brum, Raspberry Vodka, and Butter Tart Schnapps.

Enjoy 10 days of Rig Hand treats. Open one up daily – or all at once – to celebrate the holidays!

DIY Wine Kits // Korked U-Vin
It’s the gift of customization for wine lovers! Korked U-Vin offers a variety of high-quality wines to make-bottle-enjoy… it’s an experience AND great wine!

The 4-8 week journey of a DIY wine kit is only half the fun – you can even make custom labels!

Gift Certificate // Rural Routes Brewing Co.
It’s the most refreshing gift of choice! With a constantly evolving beer lineup, your best bet for the craft beer lover in your life is a gift certificate to Rural Routes.

The best part? These gift cards have no expiry date, and make excellent stocking stuffers!

Apple Cider // Pearson’s Berry Farm
Handcrafted locally (from scratch) with grandma’s recipe, this classic is not only a staple holiday beverage, but also doubles as a home fragrance!

Made on Alberta farms from real apples, this liquid concentrate tastes fresh & authentic.

Custom Christmas Baking // Prestigio Bakery
Gingerbread, decorated sugar cookies, macaroons…what doesn’t this European-style bakery do? Get your custom holiday orders in before Dec 21!

Call Prestigio Bakery at (780) 980-1101 for a custom solution to your Christmas baking needs.

Build Your Own Trio // Jar’d Mercantile
It’s a gourmet gift box, but customizable! Choose from jams, preserves, sauces, & spice rubs to make the perfect combo for you. Available in-store only.

Receive 10% off when you buy any three Salt Spring Kitchen, Preserved YYC, or Meuwly’s brand items!

This holiday season, we encourage you to “give the gift of supporting local” – it will mean much more to that special person in your life AND to your community. Looking for more ideas of great spots to shop at? Check out our Specialty Shopping page!

Go back and read ALL of our gift guides to discover more local gift ideas – click HERE!

Happy Holiday Shopping!