10 Michigan Made Gifts for the Foodie in Your Family

By Mitten Crate on December 12th, 2014 / Comments

Mitten Crate has curated a special list of ten food items you can tuck away in a stocking or under the tree this Holiday season.

These food items are made in Michigan and cover everything you might want from a salty or a sweet snack and specialty drinks. Check out their recommendations  below.

Lush Gourmet Nuts – Handcrafted in Kalamazoo, MI, this company carries a variety of delicious almonds and peanuts mixed with unforgettable flavors like orange, coconut, and cinnamon.

Get Up and Go Baked Goods – A caffeinated yet delicious treat, these baked goods are a great gift for any friends who enjoy an energy boost.

Dave’s Sweet Tooth Toffee – This specialty toffee made in Michigan makes a great stocking stuffer.

Scotty O Hotty Hot Sauce – Did someone say Beer, Bacon, Chipotle? You won’t forget these local hot sauces.

Great Lakes Potato Chips – These kettle chips are made in Traverse City and come in several special varieties.

Mindo Chocolate –They have a gingerbread limited edition and a maple pecan limited edition bar perfect for the holidays.

Good People Popcorn – The good people from this popcorn company know how to make popcorn using real butter and Michigan sugar. You can find their shop in Downtown Detroit too.

McClary Brothers –  Beet carrot shrub is bomber in ciders, and the basil shrub in IPAs is on point. This is a great choice for the drink lover in the family.

Gus and Grey Jams – So many rad flavors, not enough time to try them all.

Backwoods Mustard – Backwoods Mustard Company creates Michigan-made craft mustard utilizing family recipes with a focus on tradition, Michigan, and the Great Outdoors.

Those are some of the coolest products (and all of them are inexpensive as well) that the Mitten Crate team has worked with over the past year.  For non-food items check out this site for Peninsulas.

Make sure you check out Mitten Crate for more specialty food shipped right to your door monthly. A Mitten Crate makes the perfect gift for a friend during the Holiday season and New Year.

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Eat. Love. Michigan. Mitten Crate takes the guesswork out of discovering unique, great tasting, Michigan products.