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Top 10 Foodie Advent Calendars 2017


Foodie advent calendars are a delicious way to enjoy the countdown to Christmas 2017. This year you have every excuse to celebrate each day of the build up to the festive season with a little tasting.

Brighten up those dark December nights with a special treat. Here’s our selection of the best food advent calendars and should you prefer a festive tipple, we’ve got alcohol advent calendars. too.

1. Beer Lovers’ Advent Calendar

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Beer-lovers will rejoice at this seasonal selection of craft beers from Honest Brew. Raise your beer glass throughout December and taste your way through IPAs, Pale Ales, Red Ales, Saisons, Pilsners, Porters and Stouts.

2. Gin Lovers’ Advent Calendar

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The Ginvent Calendar contains 24 gins carefully selected from both traditional gin makers and new kids on the block. It’s an ideal gift for gin tasting enthusiasts and is guaranteed to make the build up to Christmas just that little bit more magical. A gin-tastic gift.

3. Tea Advent Calendar

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Make time for tea in December. Warm up with a tasty cuppa. Each pouch contains a different tea including amongst many others – duchess earl grey, blackcurrant burst, spiced apple fruit infusion, gingerbread chai, winterberry infusion, lemon gunpowder and cherry medley rooibos.

4. Liquorice Advent Calendar

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Lucky liquorice lovers can dip into these advent pots for a daily fix of liquorice sweets. Take a tasting tour of the liquorice world from sweet and salty to jellies, gums and caramels.

5. Eat Your Greens Advent Calendar

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Surprise your friends and family with this quirky take on an advent calendar. Perfect for Brussels sprout enthusiasts and for those who simply can’t stand them because these carefully crafted sprouts are made of chocolate!

6. Prosecco Advent Calendar

Prosecco Advent Calendar box with mini champagne bottle

The party girl’s advent calendar. Inside each door is a mini bottle of Prosecco, Cava or Champagne. On Christmas Eve, there’s a bottle of Lanson Champagne to pop open and kick of the festivities.

7. Chocolate Christmas Advent Calendar

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A sophisticated and very yummy Christmas Advent calendar comprising handmade chocolates with a black & white pattern and elegant gold numbers. Hand made by COCOAPOD, the chocolates are made from delicious couverture milk Belgian chocolate and come in a beautiful presentation box.

8. Wine Advent Calendar

Wine advent calendar in a box

The advent calendar for wine lovers. Behind each door is a mini bottle of wine including red wine, white wine, rose and Prosecco.

9. Limited Edition Cloth Advent Calendar

Embroidered cloth limited edition Susie Watson advent calendar

A very special advent calendar. This limited edition cloth advent calendar by Susie Watson can be purchased with a box of of hand-finished embroidered biscuiteers’ designs including a circus elephant and drums alongside appliqued holly and christmas trees.

10. Personalised Dog Advent Calendar

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Mr Hendricks advises on Advent calendars for dogs

Mr Hendricks, The Foodie Travel Guide’s loveable dog expert, says “Don’t forget the dog in your life. Make sure you buy them a doggy advent calendar”.