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Great Clubs, No Velvet Ropes

Dec 21, 2010
Great Clubs, No Velvet Ropes
Give the gift of membership in a monthly food club.

giftIt's that time of year: Just a few shopping days left, and the sudden realization hits that a few gifts you'd like to order online probably won't arrive in time. Unless, that is, you opt to give a club membership that automatically sends delicious treats every month.

While you can get a little silly and opt for the Hot Sauce of the Month Club, we suggest you opt for something of the more mainstream variety. Check out one of the clubs below and you might find the perfect gift just as time stops ticking on the shopping season.

Artisanal Cheese
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logoThe holidays are the perfect time to give someone membership in the Artisanal Cheese of the Month Club. Each month your loved one will receive four handcrafted, cave-aged cheeses along with descriptive notes and wine/beer pairing suggestions. It's also a way to give back, as Artisanal will donate part of your purchase to Robin Hood, an organization that fights hunger in New York. For Bottlenotes members only, your Cheese of the Month Club purchase gets you automatic enrollment in the Artisanal Connoisseur Rewards Program. Use promo code ROBINBN at checkout. Click here to give the gift of cheese!

Bacon of the Month Club
logoIt's not necessarily the thing you want to give someone who's a vegetarian on Lipitor, but anyone who digs the pigs would love membership in this club. It's available in three or six shipments, each with a different smoked, cured or peppered style of bacon complete with recipes and a bevy of pork-belly info. Click here to buy some bacon now.

Pasta of the Month club
logoThis is the perfect gift for someone who loves the carbs but lacks the time to cook. Available as a three-, six- or 12-month club, each shipment contains two pastas and two sauces of eight to 10 servings, all of which can be heated and served in 15 minutes. Click here for more information.

Olive Oil of the Month Club
bottlesWho wouldn't love to be on the receiving end of a serious amount of Omega 3s throughout the year? This club sends out a bottle of high-end extra-virgin olive oil each month from well-known spots such as France, Italy and Spain--but also throws in hard-to-find selections from Morocco, Australia, Turkey and New Zealand. Click here to learn more.

Chocolate of the Month Club
logoFeed the habit of the chocoholic in your life with membership in the Lunar Chocolate of the Month Club by Vosges Haut-Chocolat. Shipments packed with chocolaty goodness arrive on each full moon, and membership gets you a 10% discount on other orders. Click here to learn more (warning: images may cause drooling).


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