Local Food Lab's Holiday Gift Guide

Our favorite local food treats for the health nut, obsessive chef and sweet tooth in your life


1) A sweet and creamy Brazilian chocolate arrives in San Francisco. $27 plus shipping for a box of 15 truffles + caramel sauce

2) Deck the halls with a new kind of aromatic. $30 for one garlic braid

3) Just add your favorite local pumpkin. $24 for a four pack of pumpkin spice mix

4) Need a splash of fresh amid the holiday gluttony? $50 for six jars of juice

5) For the parents struggling to get their kids to like veggies. $20 per month for illustrated recipe delivery

6) True sauce lovers can never just choose one. $30 for a gift basket of assorted sauces

7) Salty lemons are just one of the many treats in this locavore's dream subscription box. $95 per box

8) For the adventurous chef—a recipe and dinner kit centered around a new country each month. $37 per box

9) Hemp and vegan brownies are a sweet and guilt-free indulgence. $9 for two packages

10) Rain or shine these caramels and brittles will do the trick. $8 for 4 ounces

11) An instant classic in the hot sauce department. $12 per bottle

12) Give a kick to anything you're eating with a kraut in every flavor. $45 for four flavors

13) Show your love with the gift of family farm bounty. $50 and up for your choice of walnuts or homemade sausage

14) Satisfy the nut-lover on your shopping list with this "un-cereal." $10 per bag

15) Treat yourself to a whole new you with a 10-week program in cooking skills including nine meals per week to take home. $1200 for 10 weeks

16) These punchy green smoothies are what everyone needs to ring in the new year. Ten 12oz smoothies for $39 or five 48oz smoothie bottles for $55

17) A whole gift basket of goodies, starting at $50

18) Chewy and delicious—plus the story behind these moringa-rich bars will introduce you to an African plant. $15 plus shipping for six bars