For People Who Love Food: Gifts That Cost P500 Or Less
If you're still working on your gift list, don't stress out. Food is one of the easiest presents to give; it's great for sharing, too. From afternoon snacks to happy hour treats, we won't be surprised if you want to gift any of these for yourself, too:
Food for the Gods box from Ollie's Kitchen (P500)
Ollie's Kitchen makes indulgent cookies all year round but for the holidays, you can get Food for the Gods coupled with drip coffee. It's the perfect treat for someone who likes leisurely merienda time as much as we do.
Pre-order by December 10. Message Ollie's Kitchen on Instagram for orders and inquiries.
Deli boxes from The Curated Deli (starts at P500)
We're pretty sure you know someone who loves wine, cheese, and happy hour. Curated Deli's pequeño box is perfect: it includes a small wine bottle, cheese, and jamon serrano. It also comes in a gift-ready box (no gift wrapping needed!).
Message The Curated Deli on Instagram for orders and inquiries.
Polvoron and Salted Caramel Bundle from Bucky's (P450)
If you know someone who's crazy about Bucky's polvoron, pair it with a bottle of their salted caramel which both come in a handy, gift-ready bag.
Order via Bucky's website: www.buckysnotabrownie.com
Bottled Coffee from Yoli's Bakeshop (starts at P120 per 280-ml bottle)
If your favorite coffee fan is looking for something new to try, check out this bakery's bottled brews: they have bottled latte, Americano, a dark brew, and a light brew. The bottles come in cute packaging; no need to wrap (just tie a ribbon!).
Order from Yoli's Bakeshop website: www.yolisbakeshop.com
Ground or Whole Bean Coffee From The Dream Coffee (P490)
Know someone who likes the ritual of having coffee and making it from scratch? Opt for these coffee beans sourced from local farmers. It tastes pretty good, too.
Order fom The Dream Coffee's website.
Quezo de Bola Crisp (P280; P330 with gift bag)
Not all snacks are equal and this small tub of crisps made with quezo de bola is a delicious change from all the sweet and decadent stuff going around this holiday season. It's wonderfully crisp and salty, we bet this will be gone in a flash.
Order via Isabel's Dewy Morning Greens website: isabels.com.ph
Bibingka Spongecake from Ah Mah's (P200 for the small size; P385 for the regular size)
Know someone who loves bibingka and soft sponge cakes? Ah Mah's bibingka spongecake combines fluffy and soft spongecake it is known for with the familiar holiday flavors of bibingka.
Available in An Mah's SM North EDSA and Robinsons Magnolia branches. You may also order via https://tinyurl.com/AhMahOrderForm.
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