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Food Games for Holiday Gifts








With only a week left to shop for the perfect holiday present, what better gift to give than food games! It’s a foolproof gift idea for any party host, foodie or gourmet connoisseur.

Food games can also serve as inexpensive party entertainment for your holiday gathering or New Year’s dinner party. Break the ice and get the conversation started with these games. Here are some of our favorites:

Foodie Fight: A Trivia Game for Serious Food Lovers
Wine Wars: A Trivia Game for Wine Geeks and Wannabes

Cork jester’s Wine Teasers Wine Game  
Winerd Wine Trivia and Blind Tasting Board Game
Reveal Entertainment Food Lovers Trivia Game
Eat It! Snacks & Sweets Trivia Game
Table Topics Conversation Cards – Gourmet Edition
Table Topics Conversation Cards – Dinner Party Edition
Celebrity Chef! The Game
What’s Cookin?

For more hands-on fun with food or wine, try:

Fusebox Blending Kits– For any wine enthusiast, these kits are the first step in creating your own wine blend. Gather some friends and create your own unique blend!

At-Home Cooking Party with a Sumptuous Small Plates Recipe Deck– Use our recipe deck to supply your guests with a recipe card and have then whip up a delicious appetizer.

Still not sure which gift to give this holiday season? Purchase a Parties That Cook gift certificate for any of our cooking classes


Holiday Gift Ideas from the Kitchen

At Parties That Cook we can’t think of a better way to celebrate the holidays than with good food, great family and friends, and of course- gift ideas from the kitchen. Here is a list of our favorite kitchen tools, cookbooks and other budget friendly finds that will please any foodie. Best of all, everything is under $40!


Joy of Cooking: 75th Anniversary Edition – $20.47

Insalata’s Cookbook – $32

ad hoc at home – $29.25

Momofuku – $23.40

Kitchen Tools

Zak The Original E-Z-ROL Garlic Peelers – $7.99

MIU 4-Piece Silicone Spatulas Set – 10.49

SotfWorks 3-Piece Plastic Mixing Bowl – $24.99

Baker’s Edge Brownie Pan – $39.95

MIU Stainless-Steel 7-Piece Measuring Cup Set – $29.19

Cuisinart 3-Cup Mini-Prep Plus Food Processor – $39.95

Norpo 3-Piece Stainless-Steel Whisk Set – $11.46

Microplane Fine Grater – $7.95


Comfort Me with Apples: More Adventures at the Table by Ruth Reichl – $10.17

The Sharper Your Knife, the Less You Cry: Love, Laughter, and Tears in Paris at the World’s Most Famous Cooking School by Kathleen Flinn – $10.20

Miriam’s Kitchen: A Memoir by Elizabeth Ehrlich – $10.88

Must Haves

The Sumptuous Small Plates Deck: 30 Recipes for Deliciously Fun Entertaining – $17.95

Eco Coffee Cup from Fredflare.com – $14

Williams Sonoma Hot Chocolate Pot Gift Set – $39.95

Crate&Barrel 8-Piece Red and White Fondue Set – $16.95

Personalized Cooking Apron – $18