Mums the word.
If your mom is the apple of your eye, here are a few foodie gifts to spice things up. From a coffee delivered to her door to chocolate, each gift is a way to show her some love.
Six shades of macarons: Local French bakery, Saint Germain, is offering a special macaron box just for mom in six shades of love ranging from deep red to rose water pink. Flavors include raspberry, strawberry, rose water, cherry, candy and one mystery flavor. The bakery is also offering Mother’s Day chocolate boxes with their popular red lip-shaped chocolates. Prices vary.
Ponce City Market, 650 North Ave. N.E., Atlanta. 470-823-4141, facebook.com/saintgermainfrenchbakery.
Dinner, delivered: Sides, entrees and dessert can arrive to your door thanks to PeachDish the Southern-inspired, Atlanta-based meal kit company with national delivery services. Each food box features recipes, fresh ingredients, gift cards, and more from their online market for Mother’s Day, which means you can cook for her. Ten different dinner box options will be available this week including fish en papillote with a salad; fillet mignon; and flourless chocolate cake. Prices vary.
Drinking chocolate: Palate pleasing. This single origin drinking chocolate from Xocolatl is perfect to mix with milk whether she likes it hot or cold. A special Mother’s Day box featuring two chocolate bars, one tine of cacao tea, one jar of crystallized cotton honey, one demitasse cup and a tea strainer is available for $43 in-store or online.
Krog Street Market, 99 Krog St., Atlanta. 404-604-9642, xocolatlchocolate.com.
Juice it: The tango citrus juicer, a colorful handy-dandy gadget by Urban Trend, is perfect for juicing small and large fruits. Strained juice is collected in a large reservoir in the bottom while pulp and seeds are separated above. $14.95.
Coffee, delivered: This local company with international flavors offers monthly coffee subscriptions. Services can be arranged as ongoing or a specified number of deliveries. A standard coffee bag is $19. A sampler box with four 4-oz coffees curated by founder Chip Grabow is also available for purchase for $19.95. Add a gift box for Mom for an additional $5.
Radio Roasters, 3172 E. Ponce de Leon Ave., Scottdale. 404-422-5558, radioroasters.com.