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If you're looking for a last minute gift, something for a host or hostess, or stocking stuffers, we have suggestions that are sure to please all the special people on your list.

GODIVA - The chocolatier has an outstanding collection of confections for the holidays with a wide variety of price points. It is a gift that is guaranteed to please chocolate lovers and many more. GODIVA chocolates are available at their gift boutiques, fine retailers and online. Visit:

Gevalia Coffees - Have a rich, rewarding cup of coffee every time. Gevalia has recently refined and expanded their line with Gevalia Kaffe Special Reserve. Each variety is precisely pre-ground to suit Moka pots, pour overs and French presses but can also be used in a drip coffeemaker. Coffee preparation is made simple with the recommended brewing method on each bag. Visit:

Farmsteady Fresh Cheese Making Kit - Got milk? Then you've got cheese! This kit contains everything you need to transform everyday milk into some of the richest, creamiest cheeses on earth, including mozzarella, burrata, ricotta, and mascarpone, all in a matter of hours. For this and other items by Farmsteady, visit:

Mioneto Prosecco Brut DOC - Founded in 1887 by Francesco Mionetto in the small village of Valdobbiadene, Mionetto has an established reputation for quality, tradition and innovation. In the heart of the Prosecco region, Mionetto produces exceptional wines that receive consistent national and international acclaim. Visit:

The Chocolate Maple Porter Beer Making Kit -This was one of Brooklyn Brew Shop's very first kits, and it remains a crowd pleaser. A handful of chocolate malt imparts a rich dark chocolate flavor, and the addition of a generous helping of maple syrup makes for a smooth and creamy beer that will take the bite out of even the coldest winter day. For this and other kits by Brooklyn Brew Shop, visit

Welch's Christmas Fruit Snacks - Welch's Fruit Snacks are a great anytime snack or a stocking stuffer. And the latest festive packaging is perfect for the holiday season. The snacks are made with real fruit, are fat free, gluten free, and have no preservatives. You can feel good about them because fruit is their first ingredient and they have 100% DV Vitamin C and 25% DV of vitamins A & E. Welch's Fruit Snacks are widely available at local grocers and retailers. Visit:

Pure Leaf Teas - Pure Leaf has ten new hot and iced tea options available that make a ideal gift for your favorite tea drinker. The bagged teas include Black Tea with Vanilla, Green Tea with Mint, and Chai Tea. There is also a delightful selection of bagged teas that are great for icing. Their loose leaf teas include English Breakfast Black Tea and Gunpowder Green Tea. All of the new selections are wonderfully well balanced for the best tea drinking experience. Visit:

The Little Kernel Popcorn - Founded by Chris Laurita of the hit show "The Real Housewives of NJ" and Andy Epstein, The Little Kernel is a new brand of popcorn that is both delicious and healthy. The Little Kernel is made of a unique, hulless, "miniature kernel" that gives it a crunchy, yet delicate texture. Popped in 100% pure olive oil, The Little Kernel is made with whole grains and has no artificial ingredients. Pick up a bag to share at holiday celebrations. Visit:

Buffalo Wild Wings - The delicious seasonings that you love on your food at Buffalo Wild Wings is available for retail sale. Choose from 16 delicious varieties of rubs and sauces. They can be found at the restaurant's Times Square location. And to find a Buffalo Wild Wings near you, visit

Brooklyn Cider House - A hard cider renaissance is afoot, with craft cider becoming the next big thing as more people realize this fermented, low-alcohol beverage can be as complex and as food-friendly as wine. Terrific holiday gifts this year are the award-winning bottlings from Brooklyn Cider House, a new line of ciders launched by Peter Yi, former wine buyer and owner of NYC's popular PJ Wine store. Pick up some for holiday parties and when you're visiting friends and family. Visit:

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