These gift ideas for cooks list came about during my recent hunt for a fun, yet reasonably priced gift for someone that likes to cook.
The holidays are such a fun time of the year, but sometimes the mission to find the perfect gifts for everyone on your list can be quite challenging.
You want something impressive that people will enjoy, all while not breaking the bank—and, there’s the added pressure of a lot of people to shop for in one month. Yes, giving is great, but sometimes it becomes more difficult than we’d like.
Tips For Choosing Gifts For Cooking Enthusiasts:
- In conversation, determine if they need any cooking supplies or items.
- Pick a gift based upon their favorite foods. (e.g. do they love to bake or prepare casseroles?)
- Check reviews on any potential gifts for the best functionality and quality.
I started using a cast iron skillet only a few years ago. It is my go-to pan for certain recipes and I love the consistent results!
A favorite must-have kitchen item! Try with my Crockpot Paleo Chili.
Spiralizer Set – Turn fresh veggies into ribbons without the bulky (and pricey) hardware.
Cuisinart Chef’s Classic 5 1/2 quart saute pan.
Keep your counter and rolling pin clean with this silicone rolling bag.
Kitchen scale – very handy to have in a well-equipped kitchen.
This powerful appliance comes with beaters, dough hooks, and a wire whisk, all of which fit into a snap-on storage case.
A chef’s knife for the new cook!
Once I started using a Microplane, I wondered how I ever did without it. Great for lemon zest, nutmeg and makes amazing orange zest in this easy Paleo Cranberry Sauce!
Creamy, homemade ice cream is amazing and this ice cream maker makes the process simple!
An easy-to-use and reliable meat thermometer. I always use it with my Herb Roasted Turkey Breast.
A great gift idea for the donut aficionado! Try this Chocolate Vegan Donuts Recipe.
This waffle maker is compact yet makes my Vegan Waffles Recipe crispy and delicious every time!
Gifts For Cooks Who Have Everything:
Whipping up almond milk into a super foamy froth takes only a few minutes! Also makes a great stocking stuffer!
There is no such thing as too many aprons. The bonus on this is the “cheat sheet” measurement conversions printed at the bottom of the apron!
Fun Gifts For Chefs:
Monkey Wine Bottle Cover