Posted by Liz Cadman on Feb 11, 2013 in Blog, gourmet spotting, Subscription Box Reviews | Tags: food| 79 commentsGourmet Spotting – January 2013 Review – Monthly Food Subscription Boxes PLUS GIVEAWAY!Gourmet Spotting is a fabulous subscription box for foodies – and one lucky reader can win a Gourmet Spotting Box! (Giveaway details below).The Box: Gourmet SpottingThe Cost: $29.99 a month plus shipping (includes a meal donated to charity!)COUPON CODE: Use code ADDICTION50 to save 50% off your first box!The Products: Gourmet food scouted from all over the world!I love that they include information on every item in the box – it’s great learning about where the products come from and how to use them!Tamarind Fusion Granola Lab Granola – Value $9Matriz Valenciano Paella Rice from Spain – Value $15I’m so excited to make Paella! Gourmet spotting included a recipe for Paella with our seafood (it’s like they knew I don’t like seafood!)Pu’er Tea from Yunnan, China – Value ?Superior Saffron from Spain – Value $20I thought I had seen every tea there was thanks to subscription boxes – but I was wrong! Pu’er is a variety of post-fermented tea where the tea leaves undergo a microbial fermentation process after they are dried and rolled.Also, I’m so glad they included Saffron – it’s necessary for the paella and super pricey!Giuliano Tartufi Sea Salt with Black Truffle – Value $21 Verdict: I think Gourmet Spotting has a great value, and I love that I get to learn about new foods! Now – time to win a box for yourself: a Rafflecopter giveaway Written by Liz CadmanLiz is the founder of My Subscription Addiction. She’s been hooked on subscription boxes since 2011 thanks to Birchbox, and she now subscribes to over 50 boxes. Her favorites include POPSUGAR Must Have, and any box that features natural beauty products!All views in this review are the opinion of the author. My Subscription Addiction will never accept payment in exchange for a review, but will accept a box at no cost to provide honest opinions on the box. This post may contain affiliate/referral links. Read the complete My Subscription Addiction disclosure.