Best Canadian Gifts

Best Canadian Gifts

2024 Jul 2nd

Whether you're a first-time visitor to the "Great White North" or searching for distinctive Canadian gifts to send abroad, it's likely that you've come here to locate the top Canadian goods to represent this stunning nation. You're in luck since we have a great collection of fantastic Canadian souvenirs that will suit your taste and your American friends will love.

Canada commemorates the anniversary of Confederation in 1867 when the British North America Act was passed. What better way to celebrate then with Canadian made products from small business from coast to coast.

Sending Canadian-themed gifts to Americans is a delightful way to celebrate the unique culture and charm of the Great White North. From iconic maple syrup to cozy plaid blankets reminiscent of Canadian wilderness, these gifts offer a taste of Canadian hospitality and warmth. Whether it's a selection of artisanal chocolates infused with maple flavor or a gift with all Canadian treats, Canadians can share their love for their country, with Canada souvenirs Toronto, while introducing Americans to its rich heritage.

Gifts from Canada to the USA can vary depending on the recipient's interests and preferences, but here are some ideas across different categories:

  1. Maple Syrup: Authentic Canadian maple syrup is a classic gift that many Americans appreciate. Look for high-quality, locally produced maple syrup in unique packaging.
  2. Canadian Snacks: Canada has its own unique snacks and candies that can make for fun and tasty gifts. Consider items like ketchup chips, Coffee Crisp chocolate bars, or Smarties (different from the American version).
  3. Ice Wine: Canadian ice wine is a luxurious and sweet dessert wine made from frozen grapes. It's a unique gift for wine enthusiasts and special occasions.
  4. Canadian Souvenirs: Items featuring iconic Canadian symbols like the maple leaf, Mounties, or wildlife can be great gifts. Look for souvenirs such as keychains, mugs, or t-shirts.
  5. Indigenous Art and Crafts: Canada has a rich Indigenous culture, and gifts like artwork, crafts, or jewelry made by Indigenous artists can be both meaningful and unique.

Remember to consider the recipient's preferences and any dietary restrictions when selecting gifts. Whether it's food, drinks, souvenirs, or cultural items, there are plenty of options to choose from when sending gifts from Canada to the USA.

Maple syrup is one of the most popular Canadian souvenirs. You can find good quality maple syrups across Canada and are a great gift to bring back after your visit. A neighbourhood market or a gift store are the finest places to purchase maple syrup as a gift to give your American friends.

Looking for a high quality 100% pure Canadian Maple Syrup? Baskits has its very own brand of maple syrup from Slice of Canada! Created from the sweet sap of Canadian Maple trees with a warm, caramelized flavour, it is perfect for pairing with pancakes or French toast. You can find maple syrup in any Canada gift shop. It makes a great Canada souvenir!

Canadian Maple Syrup

We therefore hope that our list of the best gifts made in Canada will serve as inspiration for you whether you're travelling for the holidays, sending birthday gifts abroad, purchasing business gifts for international clients, or simply seeking for some wonderful souvenirs. Our goal is that our list of the top Canadian Souvenirs Vancouver and gifts from Canada help you in finding affordable, luxurious, and authentic keepsakes and gifts that truly represent the Great White North.

Our Canadian Gift Baskets are truly one of a kind and guaranteed to fit any occasion of gift giving! Looking for the perfect Canadian gift basket to send to your American friends? Look no further than Baskits! Baskits has been selling high quality Canadian gifts since 1985 and we proudly support Canadian Owned Businesses.

Get to know some of the local Canadian brands we use that make perfect souvenir gifts!

Mary Macleod's: It all started back in 1981 when Mary Macleod opened her bakeshop and sold hundreds of batches of her famous shortbreads. Bite into the famous, hand-made, all butter shortbread cookies from Toronto, ON. Once you start, you can’t help but devour them all! You can find these delicious shortbreads in our gourmet collection.

Dot & Lil: Woman owned and made by hand in Montreal, QC. Dot & Lil makes finely crafted goods for bath, body & home that are made with natural ingredients! Find Dot & Lil products in our Self-Care gift baskets.

Canadian Made Gifts to Give to your Foreign Friends

With delicious Canadian made products like pure maple syrup, chocolate, cookies and more, our Canadian themed gift baskets are always a hit whether they are sent for an anniversary, birthday or get well.

Canada Themed Gift Baskets

Share the very best of gourmet Canada with our Canadiana line! Available in L or XL, our Canadiana collection includes the best Canadian treats and sweets that anyone will enjoy. Arriving in a beautifully hand-crafted birch bark base and showcasing incredible gifts from Canada’s own Crackle & Pop, Mary Macleod’s, Hatch, Fraktals, Pluck Canadian Tea and many more. Perfect for celebrating the True North!

Canadiana L  Canadiana XL

Canadian Chocolates

Looking for an affordable Canadian gift? Gift a box of Heavenly Bites! This beautiful gift features the most decadent assortment of milk and dark chocolates. Our exclusive Dabble & Drizzle Heavenly Bites are handmade in Ontario and are perfectly rich and creamy, sure to satisfy all your cravings.

*Available in S & M

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Canadian Breakfast Themed Gifts

Rise and shine to the sweet smell of breakfast with this lovely trio of Canadian-made products. Featuring traditional pancake mix, 100% pure Maple Syrup and Toronto’s Hatch coffee, Canadian Breakfast is the perfect Canadian gift to give a little taste of the great white North to your American friends.

Canadian Breakfast gift

Start the day off right with a scrumptious breakfast inspired by Baskits, our Let's Do Brunch gift box! You’ll also find Toronto’s Hatch Coffee, 100% artisan-made Slice of Canada pure Canadian Grade A maple syrup, delicious Canadian made Pancake Mix, and so much more!

Canadian Brunch gift

Experience the rugged charm of the great outdoors with our Lumberjack Gift Box, a truly Northern inspired collection that captures the essence of wilderness adventures. Featuring an Axe Multi-Tool, set of wooden coasters, and Toronto's premium Hatch coffee for cozy Canadian mornings.


We hope that our list has provided you with a bunch of Canadian gift ideas, from Canadian-themed items that include Canadian-made goods that can only be bought in Canada! Baskits Inc makes your shopping for friends who live abroad or for relatives back home as simple as possible. Happy travelling!

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