As the holiday season enters full swing this week, our thoughts have turned to what to give the food and drink fanatics in our lives. From duck-fat caramels and French lobster oil to TSA-approved bitters and our favorite Taiwanese whiskey, this list is sure to contain a delicious surprise for everyone on your list. (And check back later this week for our selection of next-level kitchen goods to give to the aspiring home-chef.)
*This article appears in the November 24, 2014 issue of New York Magazine.
Related: The Complete Holiday Gift Guide