Holiday Gift Ideas for the Gourmet Chef
Odds are you have a family member or friend who just totally loves to cook, but you're not sure what to get them for the holidays. After all, your idea of a home-cooked meal might be a frozen dinner or fast food. No worries! We have you covered this holiday season. Here is a quick list of great gift ideas that any novice or world-class chef will absolutely love.
Go Big with Small Kitchen Appliances
Small kitchen appliances are great for literally everybody. Even you! The latest over-the-range microwaves from LG, Samsung and Kenmore not only reheat leftovers, but they also prep entrees perfectly with plenty of defrost and sensory heat settings. Experienced chefs will love you forever if you gift them a KitchenAid Artisan Series Stand Mixer, which can mix any ingredients easily at 10 different speeds. And you'll definitely love all the holiday cookies that come your way.
Serve Up Some Cookware
Someone on your list in probably in desperate need of new cookware. Every holiday, you say, "Mom, you've had these pots and pans forever!" Ceramic is the hot new thing, and Kenmore has you covered with a 10-piece ceramic set, featuring pots and frying pans in various sizes for any recipe. The non-stick surfaces will help keep foods from sticking and make cleanup after a big meal a breeze. For the traditionalist, there's the Kenmore Dutch Oven in four colorful shades as well as classic cast iron presses, pans and more.
Just because it's cold outside doesn't mean it's too early to start thinking about spring. Grillmasters and dads everywhere will appreciate a new grilling set with a custom case to hold each tool. Whether they're smoking massive racks of ribs or grilling burgers and hot dogs like nobody's business, the Kenmore 17-Piece Barbecue Set has all the tools needed to work more efficiently. Don't need that big of a set? Then go with the 4-piece Craftsman Barbecue Tool Set, which features essentials designed to look like iconic Craftsman tools.
Hey, it's the holidays and cash can be tight. We get it! Thankfully, there are some cool gifts under $30 for our food-savvy friends. The Hamilton Beach 6-Speed Hand Mixer is great for the baker on your list, and it comes with a convenient snap-on storage case. The Black + Decker 6-Cup Rice Cooker is great for homemade stir-fry recipes, tacos and more, allowing any chef to make delicious hearty meals with ease.