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Eat, Drink & Be Merry: Georgetown Holiday Gift Guide

Eating Our Feelings

Festive cupcake trees, cookbooks, gourmet baskets, gift card bonuses, tea bundles, and other gifts that will help everyone carb- and cocktail-load their way right on in to 2021.

Cupcake Christmas Tree, Georgetown Cupcake

Georgetown Cupcake’s Limited Edition Christmas Tree Dozen includes a festive assortment of 12 different holiday-inspired flavors packaged in a pink keepsake tree-shaped gift box: 1 Rudolph Red Velvet cupcake, 1 Christmas Butterscotch Cheesecake cupcake, 1 Chocolate Peppermint cupcake, 1 White Chocolate Peppermint cupcake, 1 Holiday Lava Fudge cupcake, 1 Chocolate Egg Nog cupcake, 1 Gingerbread, 1 Snowy Vanilla & Buttercream cupcake, 1 Christmas Caramel cupcake, 1 Snowball Coconut cupcake, 1 Santa’s Chocolate Chip cupcake, and 1 Sticky Toffee Pudding cupcake, decorated with a beautiful assortment of glittering handmade Christmas fondant decorations. Available for contactless store pick-up (3301 M Street NW), DC metro delivery, or overnight nationwide shipping from December 1st – December 31st.

Price: $41 / Dozen

Macaron Holiday Gift Box, Olivia Macaron

Our Holiday French macarons will make any occasion feel like a festive winter wonderland with holiday-inspired flavors, including Candy Cane, Cranberry, Eggnog, and Gingerbread.

Price: $18 – $135

Tea Bundle, Dumbarton House

For the tea lover in your life, try Dumbarton House’s tea bundle which includes our 2 custom tea blends- Young Hyson and Colonial Bohea- a tea strainer, and a 3oz jar of Liberty Honey. The tea bundle is available in our online gift shop and in the Visitors Center of the museum, which is open from 10-3 Friday-Sunday.

Price: $40

Moscow Mule and Martini Gift Box, Martin's Tavern

A neighborhood institution since 1933, Martin’s Tavern is offering this gift box that features: 1 liter of Stoli Vodka and 3 cans of Barritt’s Ginger Beer, 2 copper Moscow Mule mugs, rosemary sea salt flat bread crackers, and fig spread – plus lemon-stuffed olives for the perfect finishing touch. You’ll also receive one limited-edition commemorative Martin’s Tavern Christmas ornament, plus Stoli has made it even more fun with a red bandanna, sunglasses and a pair of ‘up to snow good’ socks. The gourmet basket will be beautifully wrapped and ready to give. Call 202-333-7370 click below to order.

Price: $75

Very Merry Holiday Box, Dog Tag Bakery

Send the sweetest kind of holiday cheer with our Very Merry Holiday Box. This white box, finished with a fuchsia ribbon, a pinwheel-style bow and a gift tag, contains with 3 Share the Love Brownies, 3 Blondies, 4 Chocolate Chip Cookies, 4 Gingersnap Cookies, 4 Star Shaped Sugar Cookies, our signature Biscuit/Scone Mix, 2 pieces of White Chocolate Fudge, and 4 Candied Orange Slices. We’ve completed the package with a lovely tea towel printed with a fun-filled message.

Price: $95

La Colombe Coffee Beans, Cafe Georgetown

Give the gift of caffeine with a bag of La Colombe coffee beans at one of Georgetown’s favorite neighborhood cafes.

Price: $15

Complimentary Macarons, Laduree

With every brunch purchased at Laduree, you’ll receive two seasonal macarons for free.

Price: Brunch varies

Balaboosta Cookbook, Taim

Chef Einat cooks with her heart and shares her love for her delicious food with you. Give the gift of her cookbooks, including Balaboosta and Chef Einat’s Shuk Cookbook.

Iris Pinot Noir, Bacchus Wine Cellar

We live to eat, drink, and be merry! No charcuterie board is complete without our favorite red from Oregon, ‘Iris’, an elegant Pinot Noir aged in French and American oak. Iris is silky smooth with hints of strawberry, spice, and a subtle smoke.

Price: $34.99 for the holidays

Holly Jolly Red Velvet & JOY Dozen, Sprinkles Cupcakes

Ho ho ho! This has been quite the year and the holidays are just what we all need to lift our spirits. To sprinkle that cheer to everyone, we introduce to you our Holly Jolly Red Velvet by Fancy Sprinkles cupcake–southern style light chocolate cake topped with cream cheese frosting and Jolly AF sprinkles by Fancy Sprinkles. Baking 12/14-12/27.

You can sprinkle even more JOY with our seasonal favorites and our best seller, Red Velvet! This limited edition JOY Dozen is in our festive, keepsake Red Box includes 3 Chocolate Peppermint, 3 Red Velvet, 3 Christmas Cookie, and 3 Gingerbread. Lined with vellum paper with a gold foil stamp logo, this dozen is the perfect treat to bring a smile to family, friends, and co-workers both near and far. Remove the lid to unveil a tray of freshly baked treats! Baking 11/30-12/27.

Price: $4.59 for the Holly Jolly Red Velvet by Fancy Sprinkles; $65 for JOY Dozen in Red Box

Taste of Italy Gift Card, Ristorante Piccolo

Give the gift of a Taste of Italy by purchasing gift certificates to Ristorante Piccolo, available online or in person/over the phone. Between November 23 to end of December 2020, for every $100 in gift certificates purchased, the purchaser will receive a $25 gift certificate (redeemable January-February 2021 (excluding 2/14) mailed (not emailed) with an address to be provided. Proof of purchase along with mailing address should be emailed to events@piccolodc.com.

Price: Increments of $25, $50, $100, $125, and $150

Amaro Kit, Officina

The Officina Amaro Kit is a great way to taste and learn about different types of amaro. The kit includes basic information on what Amari is, how it is made, and the different styles. Each kit includes 8 – 4oz bottles of Amari that highlight the different styles and categories along with tasting notes and cocktail suggestions.

Price: $75

Vahdam Teas, Just Paper & Tea

A legacy of over 80 years in the Indian tea industry and a eureka moment is what led to the creation of VAHDAM India. These handpicked Indian teas are straight from India’s gardens to your cups. Varieties include: Tumeric Spiced tea, Himalayan Green, Maharaja Breakfast, Loose and bagged for your convenience.

Price: Varies

Bonus Gift Card, Brasserie Liberte

Buy a $50 gift card at one of Georgetown’s best French restaurants and get a $10 gift card! If you spend $100 on gift cards, get a $20 gift card!

Price: $50 – $100

Farm-to-Taco Gift Cards, Chaia

Support what makes our DC community strong, vibrant and unique – small, independently-owned businesses. Buy a Chaia gift card for your loved ones and yourself.

Price: Varies

Craighill Ripple Bottle Opener in Brass, Sid Mashburn

It’s a bottle opener! A classic churchkey-style one, to be exact, made out of a single piece of brass that’s been precision-milled in Wisconsin and finished in New York. It’s really beautiful.

Price: $56

Wooden Serving Tray, Thos. Moser

As beautiful as it is purposeful – the Serving Tray is an example of time-honored woodworking techniques and functional utility.

Price: $325 – $400

Cookie Tin, Baked&Wired

An assortment of our favorite holiday cookies packaged in a tin, complete with a gift tag, ribbon, and cookie map. Tin includes humbprint, lebkuchen, chocolate peppermint sammie, candy cane biscotti, double chocolate cookie, molasses cookie, iced cutout angel, kahlua christmas tree sammie, gf chocolate bell, (2) greek wedding cookies, gingerbread peep, iced cutout tree, (3) butter spritz cookies. For more holiday goodies available for delivery straight to your home, or for shipping across the country, visit bakedandwired.com/holiday-stuff. You can also pop in to Baked&Wired for same-day pick-up.

Price: $44

Dough Jar Party Pack, The Dough Jar

Includes 12 mini (4 oz) jars of edible cookie dough. Select your flavors.

Price: $70

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