From a crazy-sharp kitchen blade and a pretzel-toffee chocolate bar to the Swiss Army knife of bartenders and salted caramels, these are the gifts for the gourmet in your life.  


True Authentic Tonic Syrup

True ditched the high-fructose goop in favor of natural cane sugar for its Authentic Tonic syrup. And the added cinchona bark—cultivated by the British in India to treat malaria—was enough to persuade us to stash a bottle in our “emergency” cocktail kit.

Price $15


Izola 4-in-1 Bar Tool

Izola’s 4-in-1 bar tool is the backpacking mixologist’s Swiss Army knife. This sturdy six-ounce brass unit can break ice, measure precise pours, unscrew a wine cork, and pop open a beer.

Price $30

(Chuao Chocolatier)

Chuao Chocolatier Pretzel Toffee Twirl Bar

A single square of the crunchy Chuao Chocolatier Pretzel Toffee Twirl bar, made with dark chocolate, pretzels, and toffee, hits three of your five taste buds—bitter, salty, and sweet. It’s not just a bar; it’s a complete dessert.

Price $6


Tiktaalik Field Knife Set

The Tiktaalik Field Knife set comes with three crazy-sharp blades—a small paring knife, a long serrated cutter, and a hefty chopper. Forged from kitchen-grade stainless steel, the ten-ounce trio is light enough to stow in a trail pack.

Price $279


Olive and Sinclair Chocolate Co. Sea Salt and Vinegar Caramels

It’s a bold move, putting vinegar in candy, but Olive and Sinclair Chocolate Co. makes it work. Its handcrafted Sea Salt and Vinegar caramels are a delightfully mild mix of sweet and tart.

Price $20

8 Gifts for Sriracha Lovers

Show how much you care by attacking your loved ones' taste buds. It's a compliment: Sriracha lovers tend to be adrenaline seekers. But you can get more creative than just a festively-wrapped bottle of the red stuff. (Sir Kensington's) Sir Kensington's Sriracha Mayonnaise The mixture of spice and tang in Sir Kensington’s Sriracha Mayonnaise elevates everything from early morning bagel sandwiches to mid-hike turkey wraps into delicious fare rather than just bland trail calories. Price $10 (Savage Jerky Co.) Savage Jerky Co. Sriracha Bacon Jerky Lawrenceville, Georgia’s, Savage Jerky Co. is known for its sweat-inducing Ghost Pepper Jerky. Opt instead for

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Build the Perfect Bar

Good friends and good whiskey are all you really need for the perfect night around the campfire. But these special touches certainly won't hurt.  (Strongwater) Strongwater Cherry and Thyme Classic Shrub Tonic Strongwater Cherry and Thyme Classic Shrub tonic is made from vinegar, fruit, and herbs and slips easily into any car-camping chef’s kit. It works just as well as a marinade, salad dressing, cocktail mixer, and hangover cure.  Price $25 (Stanley) Stanley Adventure Happy Hour Set 2X Crafting cocktails in the field can be a chore. Enter the Stanley Adventure Happy Hour Set 2X, which packs a strainer, two glasses,

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