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Great Gifts Under $30

Great Gifts Under $30

When it comes to holiday gifts, you probably already have your family and friends on your shopping list. You know what they cook, whether they prefer to grill or bake. We've created A Very Savory Gift Holiday Gift Guide to help you out with the people on the top of your gift list.

But what about your FedEx delivery driver, the hairstylist or barber that you rely on, the neighbor who drops by with a big plate of cookies, or the barista who knows exactly how you like your coffee...all of those people you want to acknowledge (without breaking your budget!)

Whether you need a small gift for a specific person, need to shop for a Secret Santa gift for someone you don't know very well, are looking for the gift that will be the big hit of the gift exchange this year, or shopping for Teacher Gifts look no further! We have "in budget" gift ideas that are a bit more thoughtful than a gift card.

Gifts Under $10

Mug cake mixes are microwaved and turn into mug cakes

Spice ‘n Easy

Spice ‘n Easy recipe mixes make the perfect sweet (or savory) treat and we have many options available for under $5. Each comes with pre-measured spices, a recipe, and a short shopping list to make a quick, easy, and delicious dish at home. Who doesn't love a single serve microwave mug cake? Chocolate Orange Mug Cakes are sweet treats. For a savory snack, get them our best-selling Seven Onion Dip!

Merry Mulling, Cheerful Chai, & Jolly Java

New for the holidays, these drink tins are the perfect winter warmers that can be made from the comfort of your own home. Whether they are a coffee drinker, tea lover, or prefer classic mulled cider (or wine!), there is something for everyone. Each comes with directions for making a perfect mug.

Chocolate Peppermint Sugar

Want to give them a sweet winter treat? Look no further. The perfect gift for a baker or hot chocolate lover, this mint chocolate sugar will add a burst of holiday cheer. This winter treat is only available for a limited time, so go ahead and get one for yourself too!

Midwestern Sweet Barbecue Sauce

Our signature BBQ sauces are spice-forward and big on flavor. This sweet sauce with just a hint of smoke was inspired by classic BBQ from Chicago, Memphis, St. Louis, and Kansas City. This sauce works with any barbecue, use on ribs, chicken, brisket burnt ends, pulled pork. It's also a great BBQ sauce for meatloaf, shredded rotisserie chicken, or baked beans.

Share Your Favorite Spice

Maybe you can't get enough of our Brooklyn Everything Bagel Blend or you know that pasta and pizza just isn't the same without a sprinkle of Cantanzaro Herbs. Maybe you travel with your own Pink Himalayan Salt or Ground Supreme Saigon Cinnamon. Share the (spice) love! Give them your favorite and, for a personal touch, tell them why you love it or your favorite way to use it.

Gifts Under $20

Popcorn with three different seasonings

Frosted Cinnamon Bun, Garlic Dill Pickle, or Creamy Mac & Cheese Popcorn Seasonings

Instead of a giant tub of popcorn that will probably get stale, give them a flavor adventure with one of our new popcorn seasonings. These are unique spins on palate pleasing flavors. Using them is as simple as sprinkling generously on unsalted, buttered popcorn. It will make any night blockbuster worthy!

Thai-Fecta Spice Set

We captured the essence of three traditional Thai dishes in this spice gift set—Lemongrass Panang CurryMassaman Curry, and Thai Coconut Soup. Each of these classic Southeast Asian meals is warm and satisfying, making them the perfect Thai-fecta.

Peppermint Vanilla Bean Sugar

Cool wintery mint with a touch of smooth vanilla makes this sugar an instant holiday classic. We like customer Akeisha's description, "You can taste the peppermint, you can taste the vanilla. All the ingredients blends so well. I'm ordering more." It's great for coffee or cocoa or for adding a minty twist to baking recipes.

Whiskey Barrel & Hickory Smoked Salt or Whiskey Barrel Smoked Black Pepper

This salt & pepper, with a pleasing, smoky aroma, is smoked in-house at our warehouse in Denver, Colorado using oak staves from whiskey barrels. It's a labor of love that results in smooth, smoked flavor. Add to any dish for a touch of smokiness.

Gifts Under $30

Signature Staples or Perfect Pantry Picks Spice Sets

The seasonings in these sets are essential, and some of our most popular...for good reason! The Signature Staples set has the basics, the pantry staples for every kitchen, like salt and pepper or cinnamon. Perfect Pantry Picks has classic spice blends and current favorites like Brooklyn Everything Bagel Blend and Italian Herbs.

Dip, Dip, Hooray Spice Set

Get the party started with this pack of five mouth-watering dip mixes, including customer favorite Seven Onion Dip Mix. Packed with flavor and easy to make, they will be saying "Dip, Dip Hooray!" when they open this gift.

Black Smoke or Black Smoke Spice Set

Adrian Miller, award-winning cookbook author, explores the roots of African American regional barbecue and its impact on barbecue as we know it today in America. We've collaborated with Adrian Miller to create a set of five spices that complement his new book. Dive into one of our nation's most distinctive culinary arts with Black Smoke.

Whatever your gifting needs are this season, we really have something for everyone. As always, we’re here and happy to help you with your holiday shopping in all of our stores and online. Happy gifting!


Looking for gifts for other occasions? We have some great suggestions for Mother's Day and Father's Day.

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