From handmade shucking knives to artisanal cocoa, we've got something you can pick up on your way home for every hungry belly on your list.
In order to compile a list of top holiday gifts, we tracked down a group of five Boston-area boutique owners, cheesemongers and even a "resident oyster dude" to find out what's looking fresh at shops all over the city.
Real people, reccomending real New England-made products, sold at stores just around the corner from you. We're taking "buy local" to a whole new level this year.
1. Olives & Grace, Sofi Madison, Owner