Selections by EdibleDC and Salt & Sundry
Photography by Kate Headley
The season of giving is here! Need gift ideas for your host, friends or loved ones? We’ve got you covered with some of our favorite items made and sourced locally. We’ve grouped them around different themes: The Home Mixologist, All-Natural Beauty, The Home Cook and Garden Greenery. The talented team at Salt & Sundry rounded out our picks and styled it up beautifully, and now you’ll want it all. From stocking stuffers to big ideas, our gifts should be easy to find for everyone—even you, you last-minute shopper.
Yarai Mixing Glass, $38 & Gold Trident Bar Spoon, $18. Available at Salt & Sundry. shopsaltandsundry.com
Cotton & Reed Dry Spiced Rum, $35. Available at Cotton & Reed’s distillery and most local liquor stores. cottonandreed.com
One Eight Distilling Rock Creek Whiskey, $49. Purchase at the distillery or local liquor stores in DC and MD. oneeightdistilling.com
Shrub District Ginger & Blueberry Basil cocktail vinegars, $10 each. Available at many local retailers and online at shrubdistrict.com
District Distilling Wild June, $30. Available at the distillery and online at district-distilling.com
Embitterment Bitters by Modern Cart, $11.99. Available online at www.modernbarcart.com
KO Distilling Battle Standard American Dry Navy Strength Gin, $35. Found at DMV liquor stores or order online via kodistilling.com
Royal Rose Cardamom Clove Syrup, $12. Available at Salt & Sundry
True Tonic Syrup, $18. Widely available at area grocers, liquor stores and online at truesyrups.com
Textured Brass Tray, $158. Available at Salt & Sundry.
Klimt Cocktail Glasses, $11.95 each. Available at the National Gallery of Art gift shop or online at shop.nga.gov.
Assorted Cocktail Recipe Books, at Salt & Sundry.
Chacho South American spirit, $29.99. At select local liquor stores or online at chachousa.com.
APOTHECARY / BEAUTY
Skincando Combat-Ready Balm, $6–$115. Available at The Emerald Door or the Takoma Park Co-Op or online at skincando.com.
Strength Travel Candle, $20. Available at Little Leaf or online at littleleafshop.com.
Brass Mirror, $78. Available at Salt & Sundry.
Assorted Au Naturale Cosmetics, $22–$35. Shadows, lipsticks, blush sticks, highlighters, lip stains, pencils and more available at aunaturalecosmetics.com, amazon.com and coming soon to Whole Foods Market.
BannerBee HelpingHand Propolis Salve, $6.50. Available at bannerbees.com.
Hexagon Dish, $14. Available at Salt & Sundry.
“Made in DC” premium soap, $5. Available at Hunnybunny Boutique
Desert Rose Toning Mist, $18. Available at Salt & Sundry.
DINING / HOME COOK (from left to right)
Maryland Reserve Artisan Honey, $24. bannerbees.com
Linen Napkin, $14. Available at Salt & Sundry.
Goose Plate, $21. Available at American Plant Tinge Boutique or americanplant.net.
Agra Block Print Tablecloth, $48–$98. Available at Salt & Sundry.
Mortar + Pestle, $24. Available at Salt & Sundry.
Collection of Grilling Rubs, $26. Available at Bazaar Spices. bazaarspices.com
J.Q. Dickinson West Virginia salt one-pound bag, $25, and a ceramic Salt Pig, $42. Available at shop.jqdsalt.com.
Round Teak Spoons, set of four, $28. Available at Salt & Sundry.
Homestead Gristmill Blue Grits and Blue Cornmeal, $6.25. Available at Bazaar Spices.
Verjus Rouge, $18. Available at Bazaar Spices.
Rasika: Flavors of India Cookbook, $34.99. Available at local bookstores or amazon.com.
GARDEN (from top to bottom)
Indoor Green Book, $39.95. Available at Little Leaf. littleleafshop.com
Brass Watering Can, $36. Available at Little Leaf.
The Rex, $50. Available from Urban Stems for local delivery. urbanstems.com
Linen Animal Towel, $18. National Gallery of Art gift shop or shop.nga.gov.
Sydney Hale Garden Mint Candle, $30. Available at Salt & Sundry.
Assorted Honeys, $24. bannerbees.com
Bazille Floral Mugs, $14 each. National Gallery of Art gift shop or nga.gov.
Bee Pollen, $16.50, bannerbees.com
Bamboo Garden Fork, $8. Available at Little Leaf
Preserved Bay Leaf Wreath, $60. Available at American Plant or online at americanplant.net.