Finding that unique gift for that particular person on your list is always a challenge — especially as the clock counts down to the holidays. But given the huge selection of offerings that GourmetGiftBaskets.com and KingOfPOP.com provide for every member of the family, the office, or even the neighborhood, it makes sense to take a good look at their latest and greatest items. Hundreds of choices abound, including: 25 different cheesecake flavors, almost 100 different popcorn flavors, beer buckets, cake pops, wine suitcases, towers, upscale baskets, and more. And there are many new and updated items for Christmas, Hanukkah, and beyond, as well.
Here’s a quick list of some of the most popular items this year, followed by some new (or most recently updated) items for Holiday 2016.
White Wine Countryside Gift Basket, SKU 5131, $49.99
Snack Gift Basket Classic, SKU 4051, $69.99
Bloody Mary Gift Basket, SKU 4718, $79.99
Christmas Gift Basket Classic, SKU 5210, $69.99
New England Breakfast Gift Basket Classic, SKU 5022, $64.99
Gourmet Meat & Cheese Sampler – Deluxe, SKU 4361, $69.99
Our favorite, new for holiday 2016 is their Seasonal Beer Bucket, SKU 4522, $69.99:
Warm up indoors with GourmetGiftBasket.com’s brand new winter seasonal beer bucket! With six cold-weather inspired beers and gourmet snacks, this is the perfect gift for beer lovers. Who wouldn’t love munching on artisan crackers, premium cheese and salami while they wash it down with limited edition beers only available in the winter.What a unique gift for Holiday Season 2016! Take a gander at what the lucky gift recipient will find in this bucket:
Winterhook Dark Ale by Redhook – 12 oz. – Brewed differently each year, this Winterhook’s bold flavors and dark colors come from the addition of flaked oats and Munich malts that pair perfectly with three kinds of hops.
Sick Day by Long Trail – 12 oz. – This hoppy brown ale is built for the cold, with pine and hop flavors balancing perfectly toasty malts for a smooth and easy to drink brew.
Peak Organic Winter Session – 12 oz. – A winter wheat beer that uses dark malts to give it subtle toasty notes while still remaining quite hoppy due to the single-hop, dry hop process using Citra hops to give it the aroma of pineapple.
Prelude Special Ale by Shipyard – 12 oz. – A rich, full-bodied English ale that’s the perfect winter warmer – it boasts a hoppy finish and a rich malty taste with nuances of holiday spices.
Trösten by Von Trapp – 12 oz. – German for “comfort,” Trösten is a smoked black lager with rich flavor that finishes smooth and clean.
Goose Winter Ale by Goose Island – 12 oz. – Layered with roasted caramel flavors and rich chocolate undertones, this beer is perfect for long winter nights.
Sea Salt & Cracked Pepper Kettle Corn by KingOfPOP.com – 1.4 oz. – A delicious merging of salty and sweet, this popcorn pairs well with all of these beers!
Toasted Sesame Flatbread Crackers by Partners – .75 oz. – Sesame seeds are integrated throughout these crisp crackers, giving them a consistent and distinctive toasted sesame flavor.
Savory Garlic Cheddar Cheese by Mountain View Cheese Co. – 2 oz. – Premium cheddar cheese made zesty with the addition of fresh garlic.
Salami by Bavaria – 3 oz. – Smoked salami made in the European tradition, and made with only the finest ingredients.
Chichester Snack Mix by Merrimack Valley Snack Company – 2 oz. – A crunchy snack mix composed of premium nuts, crisp pretzels, and savory cheddar crackers.
Zesty Ranch Popcorn by KingOfPOP.com – 1.1 oz. – Cool buttermilk and zesty spices combine to form a unique popcorn flavor that might become this gift recipient’s new favorite snack!
Also new for 2016– Monthly POPCORN CLUB from $89.99 to $529.99, based on 1-gallon to 3.5-gallon tins.
For the true Popcorn Connoisseur, this new KingOfPOP.com gift will last well beyond the holidays. Many options are available, but if you decide to give someone a year’s membership to the club, he or she will receive gorgeous, delectable tins of the following flavors each month:
JAN: Peanut Butter Cup
MAR: Mint Cookie Mayhem
APR: Sweet Onion
MAY: Cinnamon & Brown Sugar
JUN: Hickory Maple Bacon
AUG: Zesty Ranch
OCT: Strawberry Cheesecake
NOV: Pumpkin Pie
DEC: Cookies & Cream
You can select three-month, six-month and year-long plans and choose 1, 2, or 3.5 gallon tins. There’s something for every taste palate and every budget — and what a surprise this popcorn membership would be for the person who just loves gourmet popcorn. (Translation: just about anyone).
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