Updated for 2023! Each year I share The 25 Best Dairy-Free Chocolate Gifts and Dozens of Dairy-Free Cookie Gifts you can order 0nline. But there’s more to the holidays than chocolate and cookies. Really, there is! I’ve gathered 40 MORE incredible dairy-free food gifts, many of which you haven’t seen on any other lists. Forget those basic dried fruit and nut trays. These dairy-free food gifts are on trend and have a more personal touch.
40 Delicious Dairy-Free Food Gifts for Everyone on Your List
These dairy-free food gifts are a special way to show someone that you care about them and that you understand their food restrictions. But they’re also a fantastic way to show others how delicious dairy-free can be! All of the following are made without any dairy ingredients, and many are suitable for vegan, gluten-free, paleo, or allergic recipients. But this is just a helpful guide – always verify before ordering that they will suit your needs.
Allergen Notes: All items listed below were dairy-free by ingredients at the time of our review. But ingredients are subject to change at any time, and all products are at some degree of risk for allergen cross contamination. If you are concerned about potential cross contamination of an allergen, always contact the company to discuss their ingredient sourcing and allergen protocols before purchasing. Only you can decide what is safe for your needs.
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Did you know that “Oprah’s Favorite Popcorn Tin” is dairy free? All Popsanity products are certified kosher OU pareve, and they include flavors like Cookies & Cream and Caramel Chocolate Drizzle. You can order the cute Gift Tin shown below, or go all out with their 1 Gallon, 2 Gallon, or 6.5 Gallon tins. They also have other cute gifts.
There is no rule that says trendy butter boards can’t be dairy-free! And this gift proves it. It includes Recycled Wine Bottle Platter with Spreader, Butter Hugger, and four different seasonings, each made without dairy: Apple Cinnamon, Umami, Lemon Garlic, and Sun-dried Tomato. If you just need a stocking stuffer, you can purchase the Butter Seasoning Kits separately. The recipient can use their dairy-free “butter” of choice!
These thick, satisfying, just-like-homemade bars are amazingly top allergen free. (This company is in our dedicated dairy-free facility list!) And the pretty package feels like a special gift whether you give it to someone else or yourself! It contains three of their flagship flavors. For a fun and tasty companion, I also love their Seed Butter Sample Pack.
This naturally vegan gift set highlights a dairy-free favorite, avocado toast! It includes a Breads of the World Kitchen Towel, 3-in1 Avocado Multi-Tool, Small Avocado Hugger, and Red Clay Spicy Everything Salt.
I absolutely love variety gifts, and I know I’m not alone! The ability to sample a bunch of different dairy-free products in personal portions is so much fun. And Bunny James does a fantastic job of bundling up options for every special diet. They have tons of dairy-free food gifts, including “just” dairy-free, vegan, vegan gluten free, paleo, top 8 allergen free, and more.
This vegan and allergy-friendly DIY kit includes a dairy-free double dark chocolate hot cocoa mix, chocolate chips, marshmallows, natural candy cane, vegetable-dyed sprinkles, parchment paper, and hot cocoa bomb mold. Pair it with a special Hot Cocoa Bomb Mug to make a bigger splash.
They have so many types and flavors, that it’s almost as much fun to build and gift this assortment as it is to receive! Not all Kind Bars are dairy-free. Use our Dairy-Free Kind Bars and confirm in their Nut Bars to quickly find the best Nut, Thin, and Mini Bar options. The protein bars and some of the healthy grains bars do contain milk. But at last check, all of their Breakfast Bars, Energy Bars, Simple Crunch Bars, Kids Bars, and Nut Butter Filled Bars were made without dairy.
It might sound too good to be true – dairy-free sweet creams in Salted Caramel, Pumpkin Spice, Strawberry and Cinnamon Roll! But these are jars of whipped maple syrup. No dairy butter or cream is needed to create the rich consistency. They are vegan-friendly, too!
Nutpods Collection ($15)
It’s no secret that this is my favorite creamer brand. I love that it’s unsweetened (perfect for paleo, keto, vegan, and any dairy-free recipients!), is rich and creamy, and comes in various flavors. Their winter collection sells out quickly each year, but they also have other limited edition flavor collections. Pair it with a frother in their favorite color.
Believe it or not, this entire kit is dairy-free by ingredients. It’s filled with organic graham crackers, vegan marshmallows, peanut butter cups, coconut milk caramel, dark chocolate, oat milk chocolate, coconut milk chocolate, pretzel chips, and spices! It’s also mostly vegan-friendly, but the graham crackers do contain honey.
Nut butter fans will love these fresh, Whole30 approved gift boxes. They offer a range with peanut, almond, cashew, and pecan butters. We’re partial to the almond butter trio, with Original, Maple Caramel, and Honey Roasted jars.
Show them just how varied dairy-free can be with this global gift of flavored nuts. The tasty sample set includes bags of Caribbean jerk, coconut curry Thai, Mexican spiced cocoa, Moroccan harissa lime, and African piri piri.
Believe it or not, spices aren’t always simple. They can contain preservatives, chemicals, or fillers, including dairy. But this Florida company packs “clean” spices that are gluten-free, kosher, and vegan. They offer a delicious range of salts and seasonings that are perfect for the griller on your list.
We love the build-your-own bundle options from this paleo company. They offer guidance with product groups, but then you pick the varieties. Most of their products are dairy-free, including creamy pasta sauces and dressing. Each item comes carefully packaged for a safe arrival. Use Coupon Code DAIRYFREE at checkout for a discount!
Marzipan fans will love this adorable box of sweet, naturally vegan treats. This company also offers abundant dried fruit boxes and nifty dried fruit wooden trays for even more dairy-free food gifts to choose from.
This confectionary has branched out over the years to cater to special diets, and their selection of dairy-free gifts is quite impressive. In fact, for many of their packages you can choose “vegan” or “vegan and gluten free” when ordering.
For the gluten-free, dairy-free baker on your list, get this fun little box made by Chef Morimoto and Carley Sheehy. It comes with the donut mold, piping bag, rice flour to make the donuts, and flavorings for various icings.
All Monin syrups are dairy-free and vegan, including this holiday set with Dark Chocolate, Peppermint, Macadamia Nut, Toasted Marshmallow, and Gingerbread. For a bigger gift, pair it with a kosher pareve, handcrafted coffeehouse blend, like Caribou Coffee.
These are a fun stocking stuffer for kids (and adults!). Despite the name, these fun flavorings are made without dairy and can be used in your dairy-free “milk” of choice. We were excited to offer this cow-forward treat to our list of dairy-free food gifts!
They are known in Chicago as one of the finest cheesecake bakers, and Eli’s doesn’t leave dairy-free customers out. They make these boxes of vegan cheesecake cuties in Lemon Raspberry and Chocolate, and ship them to people throughout the U.S.
This New England company has been handcrafting condiments for more than 20 years with local ingredients. We adore their Wild Maine Blueberry Jam, but their fruit butters speak to our dairy-free side. These “butters” are naturally dairy-free, but are pureed into a rich, smooth finish that’s utterly irresistible. In addition to the selection in the gift collection shown, they offer a seasonal Gingerbread Butter.
Each vegan variety box from this sustainable employer contains Cinnamon Roll Blondies, Birthday Cake Blondies, and Fudge Brownies.
This sweet set includes three types of hand-crafted vegan caramels: Sea Salt, Vanilla, and Sea Salt Chocolate. They’re each certified organic, made with coconut milk, and free of corn syrup.
Your beer and barbecue-loving recipient can crack one of these open and get cooking. The contents of each 8-ounce can is filled with dry rub that can be used as is or mixed with a matching beer to create a marinade. This set is dairy-free, but it does contain gluten and honey.
Forget those expensive gift sets with tiny jars. Sandt’s makes premium, hard to find, raw, unfiltered honey, pours it into full 16-ounce bottles, and packages it up for a fair price. They’re bundle includes coveted Buckwheat, Wildflower, and Blueberry honeys (3 pounds total!), which are perfect for dairy-free, paleo, and allergic people on your list.
This Australian company offers free shipping to the U.S. on all of their vegan seasonings. They make everything from Ranch to Nacho Cheese to Spicy Bacon. In fact, their big combo pack of shakers includes 17 varieties. It’s a fun and inspiring gift for both novice and experienced cooks. However, it doesn’t arrive in gift-worthy packaging, so order ahead rather than shipping directly to your recipient. Since you will be wrapping it yourself, pair it with Magnetic Spice Racks. They’re affordable and cool, but so practical. We bought a set and love them!
Who needs butter when you have this wonderful dairy-free, gluten-free spice kit for making an array of bread dipping oils. Pair it with a beautiful bottle of extra-virgin olive oil for a truly special gift.
Your favorite foodie couple will love this flavorful three-pack of organic curries. They’re not only dairy-free, but also gluten-free, soy-free, plant-based, and vegan (no fish sauce!). They come complete with curry pastes, herbs and spices, and coconut milk. These are also available on Amazon.
All Super Strength Flavors from Lorann Oils are dairy-free, gluten-free, and nut-free, and they come in some fun flavors. You can build a pack for kitchen adventurers with options like cheesecake, butter, caramel, cookies & cream, eggnog, cinnamon roll, irish cream, and dozens more.
While we were updating, they ran out of this holiday set! But you can still order a selection of their most popular dairy-free and vegan coconut milk caramel sauce flavors for a choose-your-own gift pack. At last check, the jars were still $5 each, and they offer 11-ounce squeeze bottles for $8 a piece.
Each flavorful spread is made with gluten-free oats and without any top allergens. They offer an array of bundles with seasonal and popular flavors. We’re partial to the Fall Bundle with Pumpkin Spice and Apple Pie but the Best Sellers Bundle has a very nice selection.
This beautiful, healthy gift box is a twist on classic fruit and nut baskets. Each treat is made with a blend of pure, clean ingredients, which might include quinoa, pistachio, figs, flax seeds, almonds, apricots, chia seeds, pine seeds, coconut, dates, or acai. It’s a dairy-free, vegan, and paleo-friendly gift.
Scout handcrafts dairy-free hot chocolate and tea gift sets in Bellingham, Washington. The ingredients she uses are of the highest quality, and her products are created in an allergen free facility. The cacao set is sweetened solely with raw cane crystals.
If you’re looking for unique, hand-crafted eats, made by small companies in the U.S., then look no further than the vegan selection at Goldbelly. They have vegan cheeseboards, cupcakes jars, pizza, ice cream, tamales, donuts, and much more. Honestly, there were just too many cool things for us to narrow it down! Most items already have the shipping included in the price.