Good things come in small packages. Things like those little cups of garlic and herb dip that come with your Friday night pizza delivery. Or Danny DeVito. And while we could sit here and argue over the merits of Death to Smoochy all day, one thing I’m sure that everyone can agree on is that the greatest small packages of all are those that you pull out of your stocking on Christmas morning.
A Terry’s Chocolate Orange tastes ten times better after it’s spent a night marinating in an oversized sock and chocolate coins take on a similarly ambrosial quality once they’ve received Santa’s magic touch. You can obviously never go wrong with a bit of breakfast chocolate, but if you’re really looking to push the boat out this year with some of the best stocking stuffers for food lovers – the gifts that gourmands will go gaga for before their first glass of Buck’s Fizz – you’ve come to the right place.
All of these kitchen gadgets, knick-knacks, and edible goodies are perfect for the people out there who’d get excited at receiving a lump of coal because it means they’d finally have an excuse to fire up the barbie. In short: just our kind of people. From nifty bags of espresso to the best anchovy fillets around town, here are the best stocking stuffers for food lovers.