Food Lover’s Gift Guide: What to Buy Your Boyfriend or Girlfriend Who Loves Food

Whether you’re in that weird relationship gray area or newly committed, these presents are sure to please.
Food Lover’s Gift Guide: What to Buy Your Boyfriend or Girlfriend Who Loves Food
New romance? Avoid awkward moments with thoughtful gifts that don't go overboard.

It’s that time in your relationship: too soon for jewelry or matching Snuggies, too far along to ignore a present exchange entirely. Thankfully we have plenty of gift ideas for that middle phase—from oh-so-casual edibles to stage-two presents that impress without sending those scary marriage vibes. Unfortunately, when it comes to the card, you’ll be sweating it out on your own.

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Anna Spiegel
Food Editor

Anna Spiegel covers the dining and drinking scene in her native DC. Prior to joining Washingtonian in 2010, she attended the French Culinary Institute and Columbia University’s MFA program in New York, and held various cooking and writing positions in NYC and in St. John, US Virgin Islands.