Not everyone likes to cook, but everyone loves to eat. So if anyone has ever told you that you have atrocious taste in sweaters or fragrances, take the safe route this holiday season and shop for gourmet gifts. And no, that cheap box of waxy chocolate from the pharmacy never, ever counts. Check out our gift guide and pick something vastly more tasteful. You’ll support small-batch artisans, make stomachs happy and spare yourself the embarrassment of having your present re-gifted.

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