7 foodie advent calendars to snack on while counting down to Christmas

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For many people, the best thing about the holidays is literally just the food. Or maybe that’s just me.

If you need something scrumptious to snack on in the days leading up to Christmas — or whatever feast you’re looking forward to most — let these tasty foodie advent calendars tide you over.

1. Godiva 2020 Holiday Luxury Chocolate Advent Calendar, $39.95

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Why we love it: Godiva has some of the best chocolates in the world. Naturally, the brand dropped an advent calendar filled with a variety of delicious sweet treats. You can expect limited-edition pieces like a jolly Santa, a festive snowman and a wintry penguin. Plus, there are surprise classics like milk chocolates, dark chocolates and white chocolates.

2. Dylan’s Candy Bar Christmas Candy Countdown Advent Calendar, $15

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Why we love it: Besides the fact that this is one of the more budget-friendly foodie advent calendars out there, it also happens to be a classic. Filled with chocolate surprises for 24 days, this advent calendar is great for all ages.

3. Jerky Advent Calendar – Cow Carolers, $79.99

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Why we love it: For the man in your life (or that one person you know who hates sweets), offer up this jerky advent calendar from Man Crates. The O Holy Cow advent calendar has 25 different flavors including sriracha jerky, ghost pepper jerky, teriyaki jerky and even honey bourbon jerky.

4. Sur La Table Charbonnel et Walker Chocolate And Truffles Advent Calendar, $95

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Why we love it: Why settle for one treat when you can have two? Sur La Table carries this chocolates and truffles advent calendar featuring Charbonnel et Walker’s (one of Britain’s earliest chocolatiers) favorites.

5. McCrea’s Caramel Advent Calendar, $34.95

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Why we love it: Those with a sweet tooth for caramel can enjoy this caramel advent calendar from McCrea’s. There are a variety of flavors to chow down on including anisette, tapped maple, cinnamon clove and black lava sea salt.

6. Williams Sonoma Advent Calendar, Set of 2, $35.95

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Why we love it: Williams Sonoma always brings the most festive advent calendars to shoppers. This one features 24 different milk chocolates individually wrapped in colorful foil.

7. Cookie Making Advent Calendar, $65

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Why we love it: Instead of treating yourself each day throughout December, build up the anticipation of earning a sweet treat. Uncommon Goods carries this cooking-making advent calendar that reveals a new ingredient every day to bake your own cookies on Dec. 24. This way, you get an activity and a treat all in one.

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