There's a special group of people who influence the popularity of foods we love and hate: The foodie.

Food lovers, bloggers, chefs and home cooks help us explore a variety of cuisines from different cities, states, countries and continents. This holiday, better yet this year, has proven to be the perfect time to shower our loved ones in their love language. So, if there is a special foodie in your life, check out this hot list of gift ideas that will warm their hearts and wow their tastebuds.