Instead of seasonal vegetables, these mail-order boxes are filled with things like hand-blended teas and small-batch spirits.
Portland Apothecary marks each season with a new assortment of teas (like roasted-dandelion chai) and food-based beauty products (such as a grapefruit scrub). $140 per box; portlandapothecary.com
Chef Care Packages
F&W Best New Chefs 2009 Jon Shook and Vinny Dotolo curate themed shipments for Quarterly Co., including items like Microplanes and Red Boat fish sauce. $50 per box; quarterly.co