Marble cheese knife, a green cheese board, a cheese grater, a cheese baking set and a tea towel

Best Christmas gifts for cheese lovers

Need some gouda gifts for the cheese lovers in your life? Read on for our round-up of brilliant presents, from camembert sets to cheese platters

Looking for the best cheese gifts? Want to buy the best gifts for cheese lovers? Read on for our Christmas presents guide including a cheese subscription box…


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Le Creuset Cast Iron Fondue Set, £173.75, Amazon

Invest in this classic cast-iron fondue set for your friends that love to throw a party. With six forks and an adjustable burner, it’s a must buy for hosting a cosy winter feast.

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An orange pot on top of a burner

Drinks Biscuits, £11.20, Amazon

A great drinks party deserves fancy biscuits, and these savoury cheese snacks come in a selection of moreish flavours, from parmesan, toasted pine nuts and basil to pecorino, rosemary and Scottish seaweed.

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Eight colourful boxes with biscuits next to them

Essentially English Cheese Board Selection, £64, Paxton and Whitfield

Buy this showstopping selection of English cheeses (including a nutty Tunworth and a buttery Stichelton) for your pals that love a classic selection come Christmas Day.

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Paxton and Whitfield Cheese Box

Microplane Master Series Fine Grater, £34.75, Borough Kitchen

From savoury tarts to toasties and bowls brimming with pasta, there are countless dishes made even better with a cheese blanket. Gift this elegant grater with a wooden handle to those that love their kitchen drawers filled with sleek utensils.

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A silver cheese grater with dark wooden handle

Cheese of the Month Subscription, £149 for three months, Neal’s Yard Dairy

Christmas will carry on till March with this three-month cheese subscription from London’s Neal’s Yard Dairy. Each month the recipient will get four chunks of intriguing, sometimes lesser-known British farmhouse cheeses.

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A wooden crate filled with cheese wrapped in white paper

Classic Cheeses of the World Tea Towel, £11,

Keen to know your gouda from your Grana Padano? This graphic tea towel is adorned with nifty facts, plus handy tips for cutting and pairing.

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A white tea towel with yellow drawings of cheese on

west elm Marble and Brass Cheese Knives, £39, John Lewis

Made of sleek marble and shiny brass, this sophisticated cheese knife selection is a luxurious set for slicing and serving.

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Marble Cheese Knife

Cheese, Butter and Yoghurt Course, £185,

Take your friend’s love of dairy to the next level with this hands-on one-day course at Nottinghamshire’s School of Artisan Food. Learn how to make soft cheese, yogurt and butter, plus discover the science behind artisan cheese-making.

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A block of red cheese being cut into

Cheeseporn Cheese Board, £40,

With integrated knife and fork, this funky cheese-inspired board made from acacia wood can be cut straight onto.

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A rectangular wooden cheese board with gold cheese knife in

John Lewis and Partners Marble Cheese Platter, £30, John Lewis

Invest in this marble platter for a smart Christmas gift that’s also great for serving bread and charcuterie on, too.

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A green marble board

Camembert Baking Set, £35, Paxton and Whitfield

Complete with ceramic baker, Normandy camembert, wafers and gooseberry fruit cheese, this set is sure to get lots of use over the festive period.

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A small white baking dish with cheese, biscuits and wooden knife next to it

English Cheese and Beer Box, £65, La Fromagerie

One for the beer lovers in your life, this combo box comes complete with a trio of cheeses and trio of beers from south London’s The Kernel Brewery. All you need is a box of crackers and that’s the evening sorted.

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Three large pieces of cheese with bottles of beer and a box of crackers

Waitrose & Partners No 1 Cheese Selection, £15, Waitrose

We’re so impressed that you can pick this stellar selection up in a supermarket. Load your cracker with lemony goat’s cheese; sharp, crystal cheddar; decadent Saint-Marcellin IGP; creamy Cropwell Bishop blue; and nutty comté. Click here for the best supermarket Christmas products for 2019…


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A board topped with chunks of cheese and grapes