We all love mail order food gifts this time of year. Send them for a host, order for your own holiday party — or gift to friends and family to give them a taste of their hometown that they might be missing this time of year.
We have Texas covered for Tamron, the Loveless Cafe for Willie, Jersey Pork Roll for Natalie. and Al — well, we know he'll LOVE some KC BBQ from Smokehouse and a good ribeye from 44 Farms.
What it comes with: 1.5 pounds of thinly-sliced Taylor pork roll (Taylor ham) and 2 pounds of Habbersett scapple.
Price: $29.99, plus $12.95 shipping anywhere in the country
What it comes with: 2 pounds biscuit mix, 16-ounces Blackberry Preserves, 16-ounces Peach Preserves and 16-ounces Strawberry Preserves.
Price: $39 or $51 (with bacon), plus $12 shipping
What it comes with: Half a gallon of their award-winning chicken andouille sausage gumbo, which serves 14-16 appetizer portions or 8-10 entree portions.
Price: $39, plus shipping; buy more than 1, get 10 percent off
What it comes with: Peanut butter from Koeze in Grand Rapids, strawberry and Pepper jam from Farrell Fruit in Ann Arbor, freshly roasted Zingerman's coffee, Mo's bacon chocolate bar from Vosges in Chicago, Marieke gouda from Thorp, Wisconsin, Nueske's applewood smoked bacon from Wisconsin, and pecan raisin bread.
Price: $100, plus $22.99 shipping
What it comes with: Babyback ribs (one full slab), pork burnt ends (2 pounds), hickory pit beans (32 ounces), cheesy corn bake (30 ounces), Original Bar-B-Que Sauce, Original All Purpose Rub (serves 6 to 8)
Price: $99.95, plus shipping, can also add on other foods
What it comes with: 2 boneless rib eye, 2 sirloin, 2 New York strips
Price: $103, plus 17.95 shipping
What it comes with: 3 dozen gourmet tomales, homemade chili and hacienda rice mix (chose from beef, black bean, chicken, spinach, pork, gluten-free and lard-free)
Price: $72.49 includes shipping
What it comes with: 1 pound of lean, tender, delicious Alderwood-smoked sockeye salmon in a sealed 16-ounce pouch to ensure freshness.
Price: $50 includes shipping
What it comes with: 6 sandwiches in your choice of chocolate chip, snickerdoodle, oatmeal raisin, salted caramel, brown butter candied bacon, cookies and cream + strawberry, peanut butter or dirty mint.
Price: $30, plus shipping