When it comes to holiday gift-giving, don’t stress. Get personal. Foodie friends and happy hosts are sure to appreciate gifts that speak to their passions. Find essential kitchen tools, nourishing skincare products, and savory treats that appeal to all things culinary connoisseurs love.
Constant hand washing, be it to keep the kitchen sanitary or to clean up after dinner, takes a toll on skin. This Williams Sonoma hand soap and lotion set is sure to nourish skin with natural moisturizers and look great in it’s sleek sink-side caddy.
Sur la Table Wüsthof Tri-Stone – $49.95
The culinary connoisseur is only as sharp as his or her chef’s knife. Keep knives in tip top shape with this three-sided whetstone, complete with a sturdy wooden holder and a water bottle to keep the stone clean and well-lubricated.
Crate and Barrel Chambray Grey Kitchen Textiles – $10.95/$29.95
A classic set of kitchen textiles is perfect for flexing culinary creations to entertain guests. A matching apron, oven mitt, pot holder, and dish towel in stylish chambray is sure to match with any modern cook’s kitchen motif.
The Olé Box from Cratejoy – $48.32/month
Gift a curated box of Spanish delicacies to that foodie friend who loves living and eating adventurously. Iberico ham, tins of preserved sardines and bottles of Spanish olive oil are sure to please. A monthly subscription format makes this a gift that keeps giving.
The wooden tiered cheese board is the perfect stage for charcuterie for a crowd. A hidden compartment for cheese knives keeps things in order, and the swiveling bamboo wedges slide into themselves for compact storage.
Questlove’s Mixtape Potluck Cookbook – $17.99
Named one of fall 2019’s best cookbooks by the LA Times, GrubStreet, and Eater, Questlove’s Mixtape Potluck Cookbook is a glimpse of what the musician would serve at his own gathering. Full of recipes for his ideal guest list (also included).
Six Cup Classic Chemex – $43.50
Can’t go wrong with the classics. The modern design and functionality of the six cup Chemex is perfect for the caffeine addict or brunch host. Add a bag of local, freshly roasted coffee beans and there’s a gift perfect for any breakfast guru.