This is a great gift idea. I have a spice rack and I use it all the time. Get a Kamenstein 20-jar Heritage spice rack with spices for only $29 shipped (reg. $60). A modern stainless-steel spice rack equipped with 20 spices in clear glass jars with labeled lids.
Includes basil, bay leaves, celery salt, chives, cilantro, coriander, crushed mint, dill weed, fennel seed, herbs de provence, italian seasoning, marjoram, oregano, parsley, pizza seasoning, rosemary, savory, sea salt, season salt, and thyme.