Local Gifts for Foodies

Treat the gourmand in your life to a present from a foodie-focused local businesses this Christmas.

by Tessa Cooper

Dec 2023

Candy from Bon Bon's Candy House in Springfield MO
Photo by Leah StiefermannGrab something sweet for a foodie friend from somewhere local. Purchase Photo

For the Host

What: Table decor, cloth napkins and serveware
From: Sunset by Freeman Home, 303 E. Commercial St., Springfield.

For the One With a Sweet Tooth

What: A box of bon bons
From: Bon Bon’s Candy House, 2674 Glenstone Ave., Springfield.

For the Cook of the Family

What: Imported spices, olive oil and vinegar
From: Tantara Farms, 4121 S. Fremont Ave., Ste 116.

For the Cocktail Enthusiast

What: Tickets to a mixology class
From: 417 Cocktails, 211 S. Market Ave., Ste. 103, Springfield.

For the Budding Baker

What: Tickets to a pastry or pie-baking class
From: Blue Heron Farm & Bakery, 206 E. Commercial St., Springfield.

For the Coffee Enthusiast

What: A monthly coffee subscription
From: The Coffee Ethic, 124 Park Central Square, Springfield.

For the Tea Lover

What: A loose-leaf tea sampler
From: Chabom Teas & Spices, 209 E. Commercial St., Springfield.