Chocolate-filled peppermint snaps
Chocolate and peppermint are a classic combination during the holidays and these bite-sized candies are a charming hostess gift to give this season. Each peppermint candy square encases a thin, bittersweet chocolate centre. Packaged in a square glass jar with a screw-top lid, this gift comes ready for giving! Chocolate-Filled Peppermint Snaps, Williams-Sonoma, $26.95.
Marble and wood salt cellar
Assuming the hostess you’re visiting also loves to cook, then she’ll love this simple and minimalistic piece, made with marble and mango wood. It will not only look wonderful on the table but will also ensure that she always has her favourite gourmet cooking and seasoning salts handy in the kitchen. Marble and Wood Salt Cellar, Indigo, $32.
Deluxious dark hot chocolate
Well, who doesn’t love heaven in a cup? This rich and decadent hot chocolate mix might not last all season long but it’s a pretty sure bet that it will be enjoyed down to the very last drop. And if you’re lucky, you might even be invited over to have a cup of this delectable dark chocolate delight! Deluxious Dark Hot Chocolate, Dean & Deluca, $19.