Making an advent calendar for a foodie? We’ve got a whole host of advent calendar fillers, perfect for adults (or anyone!) who loves their food.

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Advent Calendar Filler Ideas For Foodies 2022

Got a foodie friend or relative that you’re looking to spoil this December?  Well they are certainly going to be in luck as there are all sorts of fabulous festive treats available, just waiting to be enjoyed!

We’ve gathered together twelve of our favourite advent calendar filler ideas for adults (and anyone) who love their food or cooking, as well as lots more other ideas besides.

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Other Filler Ideas

Below you’ll find a whole selection of other fun ideas for ways to fill a homemade advent calendar for your foodie friend or relative.  We hope you find them helpful.

  • Mulling spices
  • Miniature favourite jam
  • Miniature favourite condiment
  • Miniature favourite tipple
  • Hot chocolate bomb
  • Favourite chocolate bar
  • Christmas tea
  • Christmas coffee
  • Chocolate coins
  • Candy cane
  • Small packet of nuts
  • Gingerbread
  • Personalised marmite jar
  • Coffee capsules
  • Cookie cutter & sprinkles
  • Mini prosecco bottle
  • Christmas teatowel
  • Nutcracker
  • Christmas paper napkins
  • Festive salt & pepper shaker
  • Egg cup
  • Pizza cutter
  • Ice cube tray
  • Wine glass charms
  • Bottle opener
  • Bottle stopper
  • Cocktail stirrer
  • Reusable straws
  • Icing nozzles
  • Christmas cake topper
  • Jar labels & toppers

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What other advent calendar filler ideas for foodies have you got up your sleeve?  Do let us know in the comments below!  What else would you like to see on our guide?


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