During the holiday season you may think that you have a snowball's chance in Florida of finding the perfect gift. But Florida may be the best place to embark on your shopping quest, particularly when it comes to gifts made in Orlando. Buying local is hot and our list of six local gift is sizziling with great gift ideas that will make shopping in Orlando a holly jolly experience.
#1. Barnie's CoffeeKitchen from $9.99
Warm up the season with holiday coffee blends from Barnie's CoffeeKitchen, including Hazelnut and their top-selling Santa's White Christmas. The national coffee brand based in Orlando has been passionately creating coffee specialty blends for nearly 35 years.
#2. Rifle Paper Co. Farmers Market Notepad $9.50
Post your holiday cards and make your naughty or nice lists on quality stationary products from Rifle Paper Co, including the Farmers Market Notepad. Their boutique in Winter Park offers a broad range of original designs of stationery and gifts with customizable options available online.
#3. Wondermade Bourbon Marshmallows $7.95
Enter a wonderland of marshmallow flavors handcrafted in Orlando. Top off your hot chocolate or roast your s'mores with flavors from Wondermade's Christmas set featuring four boxes of their most popular marshmallows - Sugar Cookie, Peppermint, Bourbon and Eggnog.
#4. 4 Rivers Smokehouse Brisket Rub $4.50
Spice up your holiday menu with gifts from 4 Rivers Smokehouse, including their famous Brisket Rub. Serving southern comfort food favorites from pulled pork to fried okra, 4 Rivers was created in Orlando by John Rivers in 2009 and has quickly expanded to be the most successful BBQ chain of restaurants in Florida.
#5. Winter Park Honey from $9.95
The sweetest gifts this holiday season come from Winter Park Honey. This family owned honey company bottles up the best flavors of Orlando in their locally grown products. From Orange Blossom, Cinnamon Orange, Florida Wildflower (Kosher) to Avocado Honey, these natural gifts from bees will sweeten up your holidays.
#6. Raaw Macaw! Custom Made Energy Bars from $29.99 (box of 12)
If buying gifts for someone who's on-the-go, custom made energy bars from Raaw Macaw! are the perfect stocking stuffers. You can pick and choose your own custom ingredients or select from a variety of in-house flavors like Coconut Husk, Cookie Dough, Brownie Batter.