Holiday Gift Guide: Ten Presents for the Miami Foodie
The holidays revolve around eating, which is why it makes perfect sense for your gift-giving to revolve around eating too. And with Christmas less than two weeks away, it's officially shopping crunch time.
To help get your gift list squared away, we've rounded up a selection of food-themed presents for every type of foodie in your life. Whether you're thinking of your friend who likes to experiment in the kitchen or your uncle who likes to roast everything he eats, we've got you covered.
Best of all, nearly every item on this list can be purchased locally, so you can feel good about supporting local businesses during the holidays.
10. Antonio Bachour's dessert cookbook
St. Regis Bal Harbour
Antonio Bachour, executive pastry chef at the St. Regis Bal Harbour, reveals how to make his indulgent masterpieces in his new dessert cookbook, simply titled Bachour. With page after page of signature recipes, flavor combinations, and cooking techniques, alongside stunning visuals by acclaimed gastronomic photographer Alan Battman, amateur and professional pastry chefs alike will love replicating Bachour's recipes, from French macarons to the Valrhona Dulcey passionfruit and hazelnut entremet.
Perfect for: The pastry aficionado
Where to buy: Amazon.com.
9. Whitbread Wilkinson Pantone coffee maker
The museum shop at the new Pérez Art Museum Miami is a one-stop shop for unique and colorful gifts, such as the Pantone coffee maker. These bright and cheerful cafeteras come in nearly every color of the rainbow and would instantly put a giant smile on the face of anyone who's a fan of old-school stovetop cafecito.
Perfect for: The caffeine addict
Where to buy: The museum shop at PAMM, Tuesday through Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. 1103 Biscayne Blvd., Miami, 305-375-3000, pamm.org.