Stellar holiday gifts, $30 to $50. All tasted, tested and hand-selected by our pickiest editors.

Caramel Karma

Courtesy of Good Karmal

Caramel Karma

Good Karmal’s excellent candies come with inspirational quotes from the likes of Edith Wharton and Gandhi.

$45 for 30 pieces; Baillard Juice

Courtesy of

Pure Juice

Emmanuelle Baillard uses local fruit from Burgundy to create wonderful nectars like apricot and raspberry. $22 for two bottles;

They’re delicious mixed with Drusian’s lemony Prosecco di Valdobbiadene Brut. $18; Plates

Courtesy of Christopher Jagmin

Witty Plates

Inspired by 18th-century silhouette artists and his own devilish sense of humor, Christopher Jagmin customizes glass tableware like his “Saucy” plate.

$45; Puddle Books

Courtesy of Mud Puddle Books

Cocktail Classic

Mud Puddle Books is now reprinting forgotten cocktail guides from some of the 19th- and 20th-century’s best—and most eccentric—bartenders.

$25 to $30 per book; & Honey

Courtesy of Di Palo’s Fine Foods

Cheese & Honey

Rejoice: NYC’s revered Italian purveyor Di Palo’s Fine Foods now ships nationwide. Pair mild Crucolo cheese with acacia honey by Mieli Thun.

$38 for 2 lbs of cheese, $10 per 8.8 oz of honey; Plate

Courtesy of D’Artagnan’s

Charcuterie Plate

D’Artagnan’s Charcuterie Sampler (pâté, duck prosciutto, cornichons, saucisson, black truffle butter and crackers) is party-ready; just add wine.


Eco Bottles

Aladdin’s great-looking Adesso reusable metal bottle is ideal for the java junkie looking to break a paper-cup addiction.


More Gifts:

Holiday Gifts $20 and Under

Holiday Gifts $20 and Under

Holiday Gifts $30 and Under

Holiday Gifts $30 and Under

Holiday Gifts $50-$115

Holiday Gifts $50-$115

Holiday Gifts $115 and Up

Holiday Gifts $115 and Up