A jigsaw puzzle, a green rhino next to two black and white coasters, an egg cup and a chip bauble

Best secret Santa gifts for foodies under £10

Need a stocking filler for the foodie in your life? We’ve found the funkiest secret Santa gifts that foodies will love, all under £10!

Looking for the best secret Santa presents? Want to buy the best stocking presents? Read on for our affordable Christmas present ideas for foodies.


Need some more Christmas present inspiration? Check out our foodie gift guide for all budgets here…

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Best secret santa gifts for foodies

For the friend who only drinks loose-leaf tea: Fred and Friends Manatea Tea Infuser, £9.99, Amazon

Let this smiley manatee wallow on the rim of your cup and gently infuse your tea.

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A pale blue manatee tea infuser

For the animal-loving friend who loves knick-knacks: Pandas Pattern Ceramic Chopsticks Rest, £8.99, Amazon

These adorable little pandas are happy to lie back and hold up your chopsticks while you swig on sake.

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Small black and white panda toys with wooden chopsticks on

For the friend who always has a hip flask on them: Buveur Negroni, £7.49, Selfridges

Pre-party drinks are sorted with this smart negroni made with Masons Yorkshire Gin, black tea, pinot noir vermouth, amaro and a splash of Cornish Morveren Absinthe.

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A small glass bottle with dark negroni inside

For the friend who loves boiled eggs: Hot Chicken Funky Egg Warmer, £7.50, Sous Chef

This hand-crocheted roast chicken will sit on your egg and keep it warm till dippy time. A secret santa gift that foodies will love!

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A purple egg cup with a brown knitted chicken on top

For the friend who never misses breakfast: Toast It Coasters, £9.50, redcandy.co.uk

This set of eight quirky cork coasters stack neatly to form a loaf.

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Wooden coasters made to look like slices of brown bread

For the friend who always gets the first round in: Beer Socks, £7.95, shop.balticmill.com

Novelty lager socks in a beer can. What’s not to like?

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An orange can made to look like a can of beer

For the friend who like things spicy: Hot Sauce Pin Badge, £10, basilandford.com

Signal your love of the spicy stuff with this hard enamel pin set in black nickel.

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A blue denim jacket with a small red pin badge on the pocket

For the friend who’s a fan of beards: Hubert & George Coasters, £10, redcandy.co.uk

These quirky coasters feature Hubert and George with their abundance of facial hair.

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Two black and white coasters with beards drawn on

For the funky chef friend: Blade Rhino Knife Sharpener, £10, Oliver Bonas

This plastic rhino has a rubber non-slip base and will gladly sharpen any size of knife.

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A pale green rhino made out of plastic

For the chocolate-loving friend who cares about provenance: Pump Street Chocolate Mini Bars, £9.60, Pump Street Chocolate

Give your pals a sweet treat with this mini selection pack – from 75% Jamaica to moreish sourdough and sea salt, this four-pack make for an artisan addition to any stocking.

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Four bars of chocolate in a row

For the friend with the biggest condiment collection: Personalised Marmite, £5.49, social.marmite.co.uk

Whether they spread it on toast or mix it into spaghetti, this personalised Marmite jar is a must buy for your umami-loving friends.

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A black jar with yellow lid and yellow label on

For the friend who’s played every board game: Brussels Sprouts Jigsaw, £3.99, Lakeland

Love sprouts or hate them, this double-sided 100-piece puzzle will keep anyone engrossed over the festive season.

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A plastic packet filled with green jigsaw pieces

For the friend who always makes pies: Pig Pie Funnel, £8.95, Sous Chef

This cute porcelain funnel helps steam escape from the pie, keeping the crust crisp.

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A white funnel with a pink pig shape on top

For the friend who can’t say no to a takeaway: Glass Fries Christmas Tree Decoration, £8, Paperchase

Forget the boring baubles, give these fries pride of place on the Christmas tree with this retro-style decoration.

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A red and yellow glass bauble made to look like a packet of chips

For kids: PLAYin CHOC ToyChoc Box, £2.95, playinchoc.com

These dinky boxes come with a festive cardboard character and two dairy-free chocolates, making for a cute, plastic-free present for kids.


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A cardboard box with two chunks of chocolate by the side