Looking to treat Mum to a foodie gift this Mother’s Day (Sunday 10th March)? Here are our top picks of the best Mother’s Day gifts for foodies, including a beautiful new salad bowl, an extra special breakfast in bed delivery and a choice of jazzy printed aprons.


Prefer to give something homemade? Choose from our collection of edible gift ideas, including truffles, fudge, biscuits, hot chocolate stirrers, chutneys and more. Or, why not send your mum a box of brownies or cookies by post? For the ultimate personalised gift, you could put together a customised My BBC Good Food cookbook filled with her favourite recipes. And for the lady who likes to keep to learning, treat her to one of our online cookery courses.

For more Mother’s Day inspiration, don’t miss our Mother’s Day page or check out our reviews section for plenty more gift ideas, as well as the best Easter eggs on offer this year.

Best Mother’s Day gifts for foodies 2024

Soak Sunday x Edinburgh Gin gift set

Edinburgh Gin

Two classic pampering gift ideas combine in this sweet gift set. Edinburgh Gin and Soak Sunday have collaborated on this limited edition set comprising a bottle of Edinburgh Gin’s aromatic rhubarb & ginger gin and a warming bottle of rhubarb & ginger bath soak, ready for a pampering evening. Looking for more gin ideas? Check out our best flavoured gins review to find the best bottles, from sweet sloe gin to tangy Italian lemon.

Available from:
Soak Sunday (£29.25)

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Hotel Chocolat Taste: Everything Collection

Hotel Chocolat Everything collection

For the lady with a sweet tooth, this chocolate box has, as the name suggests, a little bit of everything to please all choc-loving palates. There’s creamy milk chocolate batons, decadent trillionaire shortbread truffles with hazelnut praline and caramel, a creamy white and milk chocolate slab, plus a whole box of Hotel Chocolat’s most iconic flavours. For more chocolate inspiration, check out our round-up of the best chocolate hampers.

Available from:
Hotel Chocolat (£29.95)

Oliver Bonas Mama mug

Mama mug Oliver Bonas

This sweet lilac mug with mint handle and trim will brighten up mum's Mother's Day breakfast and coffee hour.

Available from:
Oliver Bonas (£12.50)


Lakrids by Bulow peaches

Treat a liquorice lover to this brand new flavour by the liquorice experts at LAKRIDS. This peach edition is a unique combination of salty liquorice and chocolate with a juicy peach flavour and hint of tropical passion fruit. Crispy on the outside, soft within, they're bound to be a new cult favourite treat.

Available from:
John Lewis (£15)

Charbonnel et Walker raspberry & amaretto truffles

Charbonnel et Walker truffles

This box of truffles makes a sweet Mother's Day gift. Raspberry and almond is always a winning combination, and these indulgent truffles combine a buttery amaretto centre with creamy milk chocolate and tangy freeze-dried raspberries.

Available from:
Fenwick (£15.99)

Harvey Nichols fudge selection

Harvey Nichols fudge selection

One for the mum with a sweet tooth, this vibrant box of fudge contains three different flavours of rich, buttery fudge – salted caramel, peanut butter and chocolate fudge.

Available from:
Harvey Nichols (£12.95)

The New Way to Cake by Benjamina Ebuehi

Benjamina Ebuehi New Way to Cake

Benjamina, The Great British Bake Off 2016 quarter-finalist, is renowned for her winning ways with flavour combinations; ones you’d never think of but will immediately want to try. Think plum & black pepper cake, peanut butter banana bread or Earl Grey & blueberry teacakes. This is a brilliant gift for the keen baker – plus, you might get to sample the creations they bake! Browse our round-up of the best baking books for more ideas to add to your cookbook collection.

Available from:
Amazon (£13.29)
Waterstones (£16.99)

Black Lines elderflower collins

Black Lines elderflower collins

This fresh tasting bottled cocktail is the perfect drink to sip in spring. A crisp combination of elderflower, gin, lemon and soda, it is the perfect present for the cocktail-loving Mum.

Available from:
Black Lines (£19)

Fortnum & Mason sparkling rosé tea

Fortnum's Rosé Sparkling Tea £16.95

A lovely celebratory fizz, without the booze! This sparkling tea has ripe peach flavours, a subtle green tea grassiness and very slight bitterness which adds complexity. Serve chilled in champagne flutes or saucers. For more low- and no-alcohol drinks inspiration, don’t miss our review.

Available from:
Fortnum & Mason (£17.95)

The Willoughby Book Club cookery book subscription

Willoughby Book Club

This unique subscription is perfect for the keen foodie you may be struggling to surprise. The lucky recipient gets to fill in their top three favourite cuisines, along with whether they love baking. Then each month they can expect a brand new cookbook tailored to their tastes, ready to inspire some cooking. Plus, for every subscription sold, The Willoughby Book Club donates a book to Book Aid international.

Available from:
Not on the High Street (£54.99 for 3 months)
The Willoughby Book Club (£49.99 for 3 months)

Nc’nean organic single malt scotch whisky

Nc'Nean whisky

Buying for a whisky fan? This single malt, made from organic Scottish barley, has a lovely richness and depth of flavour that’s unusual for such a young spirit. It’s deliciously smooth and clean, with light citrus notes, peachy overtones, a touch of spice and a subtle sweetness which comes from having been matured first in ex-bourbon, then in ex-red wine barrels. For more whiskey reviews, check out our guide to the best whiskies to buy as gifts.

Available from:
Master of Malt (£48.95)
The Whisky Exchange (£51.95)
Amazon (£54.50)

Panzer’s breakfast box

panzers breakfast box

For the ultimate breakfast in bed, Mum will be thrilled with a Panzer’s breakfast box. As well as a pack of the London institution’s crunchy homemade granola and a bottle of freshly squeezed orange juice, it contains two of the deli’s famous chewy bagels, ready to be slathered with generous lashings of luxuriously thick soft cheese and high-quality smoked salmon. There’s even a giant leafy lemon to squeeze over. Check out our best Mother’s Day hampers for more inspiration from Fortnum & Mason, Snowdonia Cheese and more.

Available from:
Panzer’s (£40)

Patterned apron

JoannaZengelis Aprons

Bring a bit of zing to the kitchen with a vibrant new apron for Mum in one of three funky patterns. They’re by British designer Joanna Zenghelis.

Available from:
Joanna Zenghelis (from £33)

Coco Chocolatier rhubarb & ginger chocolate bar

Coco Chocolatier Rhubarb Milk chocolate

For fans of fruity flavours, this beautifully packaged bar of smooth, 40% milk chocolate is flavoured with sweet, floral rhubarb and subtle warming ginger.

Available from:
Coco Chocolatier (£5)

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