Sometimes it is very difficult to choose an interesting and useful gift, especially if a person already has everything and it is difficult to surprise him with an original thing. Food in this case is a win-win option, since delicacies will become part of the festive table in any case. It remains to correctly select a grocery set and design it in an original way.
What products can be used?
Delicious gifts can be collected from completely different products:
- smoked meats;
- home baking;
Can be presented in a gift box vegetable set - with an eye on a healthy diet or ight loss, if it is known that the hero of the occasion has special addictions to the right lifestyle.
Cheese set usually consists of several types of cheese — the good thing is that the assortment is large. Meat delicacies are often added to it, such as jerky, olives, and so on.
Looks smart macaron set. These multi-colored cakes are often given as gifts with flors.
Sets for men
A gastronomic set for a man suggests the use of nutritious foods. This is exactly what men demand from food.
This can be a sausage gift, “diluted” with cheese. The set can be supplemented with sauce, and at the same time attach a beautiful cutting board to the gift, which can be used to cut the components of the presented present.
If a man is a connoisseur of spicy cheeses, it’s a good idea to present him with a bouquet of wine and cheese. Given that one perfectly complements the other, the gift will be very sophisticated.
It is better for a beer lover to present a box with hunting sausages or cheese in the form of a pigtail.
Will be a sophisticated gift caviar in a gift box. Usually the set includes several types of caviar. This is a real men’s present. It can be safely supplemented with fish and hand-made noodles, as ll as elite alcohol. The better you know the person for whom the food package is intended, the more accurate the content of the gift.
An unusual option would be sauce set. These kits are made to order. Anyone who decides to make an interesting present can order specific sauces and festive decorations of a certain type. As a rule, the choice is made in favor of sauces for meat dishes. But there are also those that are designed for fruits and vegetables.
On sale you can find orange sauces with various additives, currant sauces with port wine, cranberry sauces with herbs, and so on. All this will be very interesting for the recipient of the gift, especially if he has not tried anything that is part of the gift set.
The representative of the stronger sex as a gift can collect and a set that includes nuts and dried fruits, very useful for male strength and health. Such a set may include, for example, a combination of pistachios with almonds, dried apples, prunes and dried apricots.
What to give women?
When it comes to delicious gifts for women, the first thing that comes to mind is “set ideas”
On sale there are ready-made honey sets that any lady who subtly feels the shades of tastes will appreciate. The kits include jars with different types of honey. You can create such a present yourself by including, for example, dark and light varieties of honey. The set may include a field, meadow, taiga product of “bee production”. The presentation can be supplemented with tea and coffee in beautiful packages.
Gift boxes look impressive cupcake sets. Such pastries can be with caramel, chocolate, berries or jam. A beautiful box with goodies inside, tied with a ribbon, will please any girl.
A gift set can be assembled from marshmallows and sets or marmalade. Complemented with a postcard, it will serve as a wonderful memorable surprise.
Traditional is set of chocolates. There are quite a few of these for sale. To complete the set, it can also be supplemented with tea or coffee.
A lover of oriental sets will delight a gift in the form of a box with the appropriate contents, complete with nuts and a jar of jam.
It should be borne in mind that among women there are those who do not like sets or cannot afford the luxury of eating such food for the sake of maintaining health or a beautiful figure. In this case food set with sausage in a special box will be a very original solution for the holiday.
Variants of edible souvenirs
Some products may serve souvenirs depending on their place of origin. It is no coincidence that when returning from Thailand, many give coconut oil to their friends and relatives. On the one hand, it is a reminder of the impressions brought “from overseas”, and on the other hand, it is a very practical product that can also be used for frying.
The same cheese or wine can be presented with a hint of France or Italy, and sets with lotus seeds can be presented with a hint of Vietnam.
Even oil or spices can be given as an edible souvenir.
Such “event reminders” can be made with your own hands. As a sign of the holiday, it is enough to bake cookies and give them one look or another using a special mold.
The design of the cookie depends on the occasion. If you plan to present it as a New Year’s souvenir, it can look like a Christmas tree or a snowflake. For Valentine’s Day, it is logical to arrange sets in the form of hearts. Gingerbread men will serve as interesting souvenirs for almost any holiday.
It remains only to beautifully pack such a gift in paper, a nice box or chest, and a wonderful, warm souvenir is ready.
Small sets packed in a jar presented as a “vessel of happiness” will also become a wonderful reminder of the holiday. It is important to choose a container of the original form and guess with the taste of sets.
A transparent plastic container with nuts or dried fruits, tied with an elegant ribbon, is also a kind of souvenir, if presented accordingly.
Candies packed in a can of beer will surprise the hero of the occasion. It can be, for example, Belgian chocolate. Such gifts can now be ordered on the occasion of the holiday.
Small practical little things will serve as an addition to edible gifts. It can be a pendant in the form of a chocolate bar, or a keychain in the form of a piece of cheese or a jar of sauce. The idea depends on the nature, inclinations, sense of humor of the recipient of the gift.
The originality of an edible gift is often dictated precisely by how beautifully it is presented. A common form for a grocery set is a bouquet. You can order it from specialists or do it yourself.
Even a beginner can easily create a simple composition. A meat bouquet can be arranged in the form of a bunch of skers with strung pieces of such a product. As a wrapper, bacon is suitable for such beauty.
From bacon you can make a bouquet that really looks like a flor. From thin slices of lard, small rolls resembling rosebuds are created, fixed with toothpicks, and then baked. Chopsticks for Chinese food are used as stems. Leaves are depicted on them with any suitable greenery, and “buds” are pricked from above.
Any man (and not only) will be delighted with such a gift.
Fruits and berries can also be laid out in the form of a bouquet in a box. On paper, acting as a conditional wrapper, a composition of products is formed. You can, for example, place an incised pomegranate with its bright seeds in the center, and make “petals” of Victoria and other berries around. Decorate the package with a ribbon and give as a gift.
A very interesting bouquet is obtained from dried fish. To do this, the set is packed in a regular newspaper or special paper with a newspaper print and tied with a ribbon in the area of u200bu200bthe fish tails gathered together. There is no doubt that the gift will be met with the approval of a lover of this kind of snack.
It is convenient to pack sausages in a bouquet. Such a composition can be supplemented with bunches of lettuce with small tomatoes embedded in them. Bakery products that have an elongated shape will also be in place.
Beautiful bouquet of sets. This can also be done without resorting to the help of a specialist. Buds are twisted from paper, like tulips, sets are inserted inside, stems are made from improvised materials and all this is wrapped in a gift wrap. For a woman celebrating March 8 or her birthday, little will be more attractive than such a bouquet.
Original food compositions can be made in the basket. Such a cute container is suitable even for a meat set, even for a fruit one. How beautiful its content looks depends on the ability of the designer. To a delicious gift, it remains to attach a postcard with a congratulation.
After the contents have been eaten, the basket can continue to be used.
If jars with edible contents act as a present, they are placed in beautiful boxes, similar to those used for creams. In this form, gifts look very worthy.
Even an ordinary box with packing paper laid in it serves as an excellent frame for a meat or cheese set.
The packaging itself, by the way, can also be edible.. From cheese, which has the shape of a rope, you can knit a bowl or basket in which it remains to place home-baked pies, for example, with liver or cabbage. Both the contents and the container will be eaten, but the gift itself will not be forgotten.
If only a bar of chocolate acts as an edible gift, and it will be possible to adequately “present” it to the person presented. To do this, a hard cover is made of cardboard, on the inside of which a pocket is provided. A set tile is inserted into it. On the other half of the cover there is a pocket for a postcard.
The effectiveness of the gift depends not only on the quality of the chocolate, but also on the originality of the outer design of the cover. You can use the decoupage technique for this, decorate the front side with voluminous flors from or foamiran, make an appliqué, and so on.
It is logical to arrange a set gift of cakes or cookies for a girl in a deep heart-shaped box. You can put sets in one half of it, and flors in the other. This combination will please the hero of the occasion.
To form any product set, it is important to choose high-quality, expensive products and pay serious attention to the appearance of the presentation.
If a tasty gift is made with soul, it will certainly be appreciated.
See below for how to properly wrap a gift.