Top 10 Must-Have Cooking Gifts for 2023

The holidays are an occasion for coming together, sharing meals, and enjoying good company. For those who find themselves in the kitchen during the festive season, there’s no better way to show appreciation than with a useful and fun cooking tool. Whether they love baking, preparing savory dishes, or juicing, we have a wide range of tried and tested kitchen gadgets that make perfect gifts for food enthusiasts.

KitchenAid Cordless Variable Speed Hand Blender

While it may not be as powerful as its wired counterparts, KitchenAid’s cordless hand blender offers convenience with no speed dials to adjust. The lack of wires means less hassle when preparing sauces or smoothies, and a single charge can blend up to 25 bowls of soup.

Made-in Half Sheet Pan

Made-in’s half sheet pan is a simple, no-frills bakeware that should be a staple in every kitchen. It is available in both standard aluminum or non-stick versions and is oven-safe up to 450 degrees Fahrenheit.

Silpat Baking Sheet

A classic Silpat is a key piece of kitchen equipment for any baker. The non-stick sheet makes it easy to create consistent, delicious treats, and it’s a durable addition to any kitchen.

Breville Juice Fountain

For health-conscious individuals who enjoy a daily vitamin-rich drink, Breville’s Juice Fountain is a game-changer. Its dual speed settings make it suitable for a range of ingredients, and it produces smooth and luscious juices with ease.

Kan Kitchen Chef Knife

Kan’s 8-inch chef knife is an ideal gift for any serious home cook. Its razor-sharp blade, comfortable handle, and balanced design make it a top pick for anyone in need of a new kitchen MVP.

Kyocera Ceramic Chef Knife

A ceramic knife is a valuable addition to any kitchen. With a sharper edge and a lightweight design, it’s an excellent choice for slicing fruits, veggies, and boneless meats.

Misen Non-stick Pans

Misen’s non-stick pans are affordable and reliable, maintaining their non-stick coating over time. They are perfect for cooking a variety of foods without the worry of sticking.

Instant Vortex Plus Air Fryer

An air fryer is a fantastic gift for anyone who loves the idea of “frying” foods without the oily mess. The 6-quart Instant Vortex Plus offers a large capacity and is easy to clean, making it a valuable addition to any kitchen.

Anova Precision Cooker 3.0

A sous-vide machine is an excellent gift for anyone who enjoys precision cooking. Anova’s Precision Cooker 3.0 offers a powerful heating element and Wi-Fi connectivity for easy monitoring.

Microplane Classic Grater

Microplane’s classic grater is a must-have in any kitchen, with a no-slip plastic handle and an included protective cover, perfect for grating a range of ingredients.

ThermoWorks ThermoPop 2

ThermoWorks’ ThermoPop 2 is an accurate, easy-to-use instant-read thermometer with a rotating screen and a splash-resistant design.

John Boos Cutting Board

A high-quality cutting board from John Boos is a valuable addition to any kitchen, offering durability and a reliable surface for food preparation.