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30 Days of Gift Ideas: Make-Your-Own Kimchi

by Jackie Buddie

Nov 21, 2018

With this simple (and spicy) kimchi kit, your favorite foodies will find confidence creating in their own kitchens.

Kimchi-making kit box, pickling supplies, and chopsticks.
Photo by: Sandy Leaf Farm

Looking for a one-of-a-kind holiday gift that’s guaranteed to delight? In our 30 Days of Gift Ideas series, we’re sharing one high-quality handmade gift each day for 30 days. Check out the full collection, as it builds, on our 30 Days of Gift Ideas page, and get ready to be inspired. This week’s theme: Creativity-sparking gifts Give a foodie the chance to learn firsthand the steps that go into preparing the dishes they love most, and they’re going to appreciate the taste of them that much more.
That's the spirit behind this kimchi making kit from Sandy Leaf Farm, which is designed to be both authentically sweet and spicy and refreshingly easy to make for a first-time fermenter. In just one week, your intrepid chef will be chewing on the tangy results of their own personal pickling operation, and they might even share the fruits of their labor, if you ask nicely. Kimchi making kit from Sandy Leaf Farm; normally $20, on sale now for $16

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Jackie Buddie

Jackie Buddie is a writer and wilderness explorer working full-time as a content producer at Etsy HQ in Brooklyn.