10 Best Winter Gifts From Israel for 2023
We're fully in the winter season, in that awkward time between holidays when the weather is usually bleak and spirits are lower - so why not cheer yourself or a loved one up with a fun gift from Israel! We've got the best items to warm you up and provide some winter joy, from comforting teas and nourishing skincare to cozy sweatshirts, bright tableware, and more. And all our gifts are extra special due to hailing straight from local artisans in the Land of Israel.
Check out our top 10 winter gifts suggestions below - sure to hit the spot and put a smile on anyone's face this time of year. And they make great gifts for birthdays, anniversaries, special occasions, or just because!
1. Shalva Tea "Wonder Chai" Warming Herbal Tea
This herbal black tea from Israel's artisanal brand Shalva Tea is the perfect gift for you and your loved ones to share together and warm up with on a cold winter day! Soothing and heart-warming, it boasts a delicious blend of turmeric, black pepper, ginger, cinnamon, black tea and more. It's packed by adults with disabilities at the Shalva Center in Jerusalem, and it's kosher l'mehadrin, caffeine-free, and vegan, meaning absolutely everyone can enjoy.
And warm up with the rest of our delicious, Israeli-made teas here!
2. Trendy Hanukkah Hoodie
If you're looking for something to keep you cozy and show off your Jewish identity and have a good chuckle at Hanukkah, look no further than our comedic hoodie! It reads "imagine your cellphone was at 10% but lasted 8 days. Now you understand Hanukkah", featuring a large menorah design and is available in 4 different colors (navy blue, indigo, maroon, and black) and a range of sizes, made from high-quality cotton and designed exclusively for Judaica WebStore.
See the rest of our cozy Israeli hoodies and sweatshirts here!
3. Edom Age-Defying Facial Set: Day Cream, Night Cream, Face Serum
Pamper yourself and protect your skin from the harsh winter air with the healing properties of Dead Sea minerals, with this fantastic skincare set from Edom Cosmetics. Included are Edom's specially-formulated age-defying products to nourish and rejuvenate the skin: a face serum, night cream, and day cream! It also makes a thoughtful gift for any woman who cares about the health of her skin or just loves indulging in the best self-care that Israel's natural Dead Sea minerals can offer.
Be sure to check out the rest of Israel's best Dead Sea cosmetics here!
4. Lin’s Farm Sweet Gift Box (Wine, Olive Oil, Honey)
Indulge in the best of the "Land of Milk and Honey" this winter, with this delicious gift set from Israeli artisanal brand Lin’s Farm. It includes top-of-the-line kosher cabernet sauvignon red wine from Jerusalem Wineries, pure Israeli olive oil, and all-natural wildflower honey from the Judean hills. The set comes in a chic gift box and makes a perfect present for anyone looking to bring the taste of Israel home.
Shop our other Israeli-made food gift sets and gift baskets here!
5. "Man Plans" Emoji Mug
Add some Jewish wisdom to your morning routine with this inspirational coffee mug from Jerusalem based studio Modern Shtetl, featuring the Yiddish and English words of the famous proverb "Man plans and God laughs." The eye-catching mug features a brightly colored, contrasting handle and inside, bold lettering, and fun emojis. A fun way to warm up for the winter!
Take your coffee or tea to the next level with the rest of our Israeli mugs here!
6. Yair Emanuel Hand Painted Laser Cut Bowl
Remember Jerusalem this winter and the rest of the year with this colorful, hand-painted serving bowl featuring a laser-cut Jerusalem scene by famous Israeli artist Yair Emanuel. Perfect for special occasions as well as everyday meals and available in a choice of two different sizes, it will remind you and your guests of the Land of Israel wherever you are with its vibrant, detailed design.
See other festive Jewish tableware from Israel's artists here!
7. Natural Semi-Dry Pomegranate Wine
A unique product of the Land of Israel, this natural, semi-dry pomegranate fruit wine is hand-produced in Kibbutz Ga’aton in the Galilee in a traditional cottage industry fashion, giving it a delicious home-made taste. It’s full of antioxidants and the rich nutrients of the pomegranate - great for both body and spirit - and is certified kosher by the Israeli Rabbinate. You’ll have a new appreciation for Judaism’s most famous fruit and for Israel’s natural bounty after tasting this outstanding wine!
Indulge in the fruits of the Land of Israel with the rest of our kosher wine here!
8. Flavors of Israel Collection Gift Set
Between warm drinks and sweet treats, this set of Israeli coffee, tea, halva, tahini and a free bonus bottle of zaatar spices. This set of gifts will be a great way to get through a harsh winter, and certainly would make for a welcome gift. These items are all quintessentially Israeli, so whether you want to remember the flavors and aromas of the Holy Land, or just like sampling new tastes, this is the collection for you.
Check out other Israeli-made food products to sweeten your winter here!
9. Dorit Judaica Colored 11 Blessings Wall Hanging
This colorful, eye-catching wall hanging from religious Israeli designer Dorit Judaica is made up of 11 different expressions of blessing in Hebrew. They are: bracha, simcha, shefa, mazal, nachat, shalom, parnassah, briyut, osher, hatzlacha, and ahava - blessing, happiness, abundance, luck, pride, peace, livelihood, health, wealth, success, and love. Sleek and modern yet meaningful, it's sure to brighten up any room and bring joy to anyone who comes through the door.
Bless your home with Israel's best home blessings here!
10. 14K Gold Hebrew Name Necklace
Designed and custom-made in the Holy City of Jerusalem, this stylish name pendant necklace will make a one-of-a-kind treasured addition to any woman's jewelry collection, while expressing her Jewish pride and heritage. It's available in either white or yellow 14K gold, with a choice of thickness and chain length. Choose any name or nickname to be written in a chic, classic Hebrew script - and we can even translate any English name to Hebrew for you.
And see the rest of our stunning Hebrew name jewelry here!