It’s the most wonderful time of the year to support local food and beverage businesses. Looking for a gift for the sweet tooth, wine connoisseur, or health nut in your life? Look no further! Check out our top picks, below and be sure to head to the brand websites to learn more about each business and the owners, and how you can support them by eating, drinking, and buying local this holiday season!
Visit our searchable Food and Beverage Guide to learn more about the businesses in our MoCo Made community!
Visit our MoCo Food Map to explore MoCo’s vibrant community of MoCo-based food and beverage businesses, many of which carry MoCo Made products from local farms and food and beverage producers.
The Montgomery County Department of Environmental Protection is also challenging you to to reduce waste by thinking differently about how you shop for and give gifts. Click here to see how you can Gift Outside the Box!
Sugar and Spice
- Dress it up Dressing: Visit the Dress It Up website for delicious holiday bundles for everyone on your list. Use “MoGoCo” for 10% off entire purchase, offer expires 12/24/2022
- Sprinklewood Bakeshop: Order your gluten-free, dairy-free, and other dietary-restriction friendly cookies and baked goods in time for the holidays! The following items will be available by the half dozen for pre-order:
- Snickerdoodle cookies (GF, Vegan, Refined-Sugar Free)
- Gingerbread cutout cookies (GF, Vegan, Refined-Sugar Free)
- Ginger Molasses cookies (GF, Dairy-Free)
- Jam or Chocolate Filled cutout cookies (GF, Vegan, Refined-Sugar Free)
- Cocoa Crinkle cookies (GF, Dairy-Free, Refined-Sugar Free)
- Sesame Cookies (GF, Vegan, Refined-Sugar Free)
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Orders for pick-up at the Olney Farmers Market on 12/18 must be placed by 12/14.
- The Red Bandana Bakery:Christmas & Hanukkah menu available-don’t miss the seasonal specials! Enjoy a 5% discount with coupon code “MOCOMADE” offer expires 12/31/2022
- Potomac sweets: Order via e mail and mention “MOCO10” and get 10% off on our holiday menu, offer expires 12/22/2022
Hops & Happy Hours
- Butterfly Spirits: Give the gift of Butterfly Spirits this holiday season! From the award winning Butterfly Botanical Liqueur, Elderberry Vodka, Kent Cob Hazelnut Whiskey and two refreshing flavors of Butterfly Vodka Soda cans, there’s something for everyone. Mention this guide at the December Central Farm Markets for 10% of any purchase over $30. Local delivery is also available on the website. Sip, Savor, Celebrate!
- Elder Pine Brewing & Blending Co.: Must order in person at the brewery to claim offer–use promo code:”FOODHP” for a free half pour with purchase from the EP Food Truck.
- True Respite Brewing Company: True Respite offers mixed case discounts! Purchase a case of mixed 4-packs or 6-packs and receive 20% off. It’s the perfect way to stock up on beer and hard seltzer for all of your holiday events! True Respite also always offers 15% off to teachers, military, and first responders. Home delivery available for product purchases using the app, biermi.
- Denizens Brewing Co.: Fresh, local beer, hard seltzer, wine, and cocktails available for delivery and pick up. Grab some fun merchandise for the beer lovers in your life as stocking stuffers!
Farm Fresh Favorites
- Brown Cow Creamery at Savage Acres Farm: Offers cheese made from the milk of their cows who graze in the Montgomery County Agricultural Reserve–the only makers of cows’ milk cheese in the county. Also produce grassfed beef, pork and freshly milled flours. This year, there are two options of cheese gift boxes, a four-cheese box and a five-cheese box. Great for gifting your favorite locavore or wine lover!
- Bump ’n Grind: 15% off your purchase from MoCo’s premier Micro-Coffee Roaster and Brand using code “MoCoLOVE“! Offer expires 12/30/22
- Bee America Honey: Give the perfect gift for occasions of joy and celebration: a trio of artisanal honeys from the American Heritage Collection. These beautifully designed, gift boxed sets feature three unique historical blends of honey, which recreate the sweetness that sustained early Americans as they explored and settled the United States.
- Bella Vita Farm: Produce for delivery or pick up Gift cards. Call: 240-844-1444 option 1 or 3
Picks for the Pantry
- Caulfield Provision Company: Free Shipping on orders $30 and over with code “Holidaypromo2022” and free santa hat (while supplies last) with every four pack purchase and holiday gift tag. Offer expires 12/31/22
- Quartermaine Coffee Roasters:
- Around the World Sampler: A great introduction to Quartermaine’s single-origin coffees. Contains one half-pound each of Guatemala, Sumatra, and Kenya, as well as one half-pound of Red Line Blend, a blend of coffees from each of the world’s three major growing regions. The four coffees are delivered with a Quartermaine reusable tote. $45.75
- Quartermaine Quartet: This unique gift-pack makes a great introduction to Quartermaine blends. The Quartermaine Quartet contains one-half pound each of House Blend, Vine Street Blend, Red Line Blend and French Roast. The four coffees are delivered with a Quartermaine reusable tote. $42.75
- Decaf Sampler: For those who want great coffee taste without the caffeine, we offer the Quartermaine Decaf Sampler. Contains one-half pound each of Decaf House Blend, Decaf Vine Street, Decaf Sumatra, and Decaf Holiday Blend. The four coffees are delivered with a Quartermaine reusable tote. $43.40 Holiday Blend Sampler: A gift-giving favorite, this sampler contains one pound each of Holiday Blend and Decaf Holiday Blend. The two coffees are delivered with a Quartermaine reusable tote. $45.25. All Offer expires 1-15-23