Gifts for Cooks 2017

Is there a home cook and/or aspiring chef on your gift list this year? If so, we’ve got a few gift suggestions that can still be ordered in time for the holidays. Here are some suggestions for 2017 gifts.

Browse through these gift suggestions, and easily order them online if you see something that someone might like. Most cooks would enjoy a fun little tool to make things a little easier around the kitchen.

stocking stuffer

Gifts for Cooks

New Appliances

Let’s begin with the two larger kitchen cooking products that everyone is buzzing about because they not only take the guesswork out of determining when a food is done, but they pretty much do the whole thing for you. I’m speaking of the Sous Vide, which perfectly cooks and tenderizes in a water bath while you completely ignore it, and the Instant Pot, which is sort of a pressure cooker and slow cooker combined into one.

Sous Vide: Instant Pot:

Gifts for Cooks

Stocking Stuffers for Cooks and Hostesses Everywhere

A measuring cup that actually drops the good stuff in your bowl and then holds on to the fat (easy gravy!):

All the tools you need by the stove in one slender stack:

Measuring bowls, cups and spoons all in one compact spot – start baking in a snap:

A zippy way to strip herbs from their stems:

This one is too cute to use, but all the tools are actually there:

Stocking Stuffers for the Wine Affectionate, Beer Drinker and Grill Master in your Life

avocado slicer stocking stuffer
beer cap holder

The uncommon goods website has several unique ideas that caught our eye. If your friend likes kabobs, but hates watching while chunks of food fall off the skewer and disappear down into the fire, then check out these kabob grilling baskets. If you know someone who likes Moscow Mules, consider giving a homemade ginger beer making kit.

Christmas Gifts for Cooks

Additional Info

Our 2016 ideas are still in style, in case you missed them.

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