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Kitchen Gift Ideas for Cooking Enthusiasts – Gifts for Chefs

Coming up with gifts for chefs or cooking enthusiasts can be a bit of a challenge. You want to choose something thoughtful, stylish, and unique yet practical.

That’s a lot of things for a kitchen gift but it is possible to strike that balance. I’ve compiled over 30 kitchen gifts together in this gift guide.

From nifty gadgets that save time and money to fun gadgets that save space and give an eclectic touch to a kitchen. Plus ingredients that should be on every kitchen counter!

You might find one or two things you want to add to your own kitchen on this list as well.

Finally, you can always snoop on the person’s Amazon Wish List to find out what they’ve been searching for.

Best gifts for chefs
Best Gifts for Chefs

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Best Gifts for Chefs and Cooking Enthusiasts

1. Blade Knife Sharpener

This funny knife sharpener has a non-slip base and is made from BPA-free plastic and stainless steel. The knife is available in green and charcoal. BUY HERE.

2. Baking Steel 

This multipurpose baking steel is made of ultra-conductive steel and cooks 20 times faster than a pizza stone.

It can be used as a stovetop griddle, induction plate, and a cold plate after it’s been frozen. BUY HERE.

3. Breville Smart Oven 

This nifty device is a smart oven that features an interior light, 10 pre-set cooking functions including bake, roast, broil, pizza, and cookies.

The oven walls have a non-stick coating making it easier to clean. This is perfect for a kitchen with limited space. BUY HERE.

4. Breville Sous Chef Food Processor 

The design of this food processor is gorgeous. It comes with 5 multi-function discs and 3 blades and a wide feed chute.

The chute eliminates the need to pre-cut most fruits and vegetables. It also includes 2 processing bowls and an LCD display counter.

Another great gift for a kitchen with limited space. Available in 3 colors. BUY HERE

5. COSORI Air Fryer

This is an air fryer that delivers big on its promises. Cooks faster than a conventional oven but with crispier and tastier results.

With 5.8 quarts square nonstick basket, it can fit an entire chicken. The slim design makes it a great space saver and boasts 11 functions.

It also comes with a recipe book containing 100 recipes. Available in 3 colors. BUY HERE.

6. COSORI Electric Gooseneck Kettle 

Another great kitchen appliance from Cosori. This kettle has an elegant gooseneck designed for precision pouring.

It features 5 precise temperature presets to make beverages turn out just right and is made with stainless steel.

It also includes an auto shut off function and is available in 2 colors. BUY HERE.

7. Cuisinart Express Slicer, Shredder and Spiralizer

Every kitchen enthusiast loves spiralizing fruits and veggies. You can do that and much more with this express appliance.

It produces 4 types of sliced, shredded, and spiraled fruits and vegetables. Also includes a recipe book and a 3-year warranty. BUY HERE.

8. Curly Patterned Rolling Pin

I love this curly patterned rolling pin. It will have your baked goods looking like they were made by a professional.

The rolling pin is made of solid beech wood and the pattern is engraved with high-precision laser technology.

A delightful cookie recipe is also included with the pin. BUY HERE.

9. Decorative Burned Wooden Spoon

This decorative wooden spoon comes in 6 designs and you can buy one or a complete set.

The set gives the kitchen a rustic look. The design is hand burned so it will last a long time. BUY HERE.

10. Fleur-de-lis Design Salt Keeper

Salt keeper with a swivel cover made out of Acacia wood. It is engraved with a vintage Fleur-de-lis design.

Very elegant. Can be used for spices or similar kitchen condiments. The swivel is kept in place with magnets built into the box. BUY HERE.

11. Homaxy Cotton Terry Kitchen Dish Cloths 

These natural cotton Terry dishcloths come in a set of 6 pastel colors. Made of quality cotton fabric with a pattern that will brighten up any kitchen. BUY HERE.

12. Heart Shape Oven Mitt Set

These charming heart-shaped oven mitts can be personalized with names and initials. Made with polyester to protect hands from heat. BUY HERE.

13. Jumbo Utensil Holder

A jumbo holder for all your kitchen utensils. It can hold up to 40 or more kitchen utensils and comes in a beautiful aqua color.

It is available in small, medium, large, and extra-large. BUY HERE.

14. Kate Spade New York Turo Tea Kettle

Gorgeous enamelware kettle available in eclectic colors. The tea kettle has a  2.5 quarts capacity and is available in 10 colors. BUY HERE.

Kate Spade has a wide variety of kitchen accessories. See the full collection HERE

15. KitchenAid Artisan Tilt-Head Stand Mixer 

This artisan stand mixer has a 10-speed slide control, which ranges from a very fast whip to a very slow stir.

It includes a flat beater, dough hook, and wire whip. It has a large capacity (5-Qt.) stainless steel bowl.

A wide variety of up to 15 colors to choose from which gives you the opportunity to match color with personality and taste. BUY HERE.

16. Keurig K-Elite Coffee Maker 

Keurig coffee maker gets out the good stuff in under a minute. It can brew up to 8 cups of coffee before a refill is required.

The machine also alerts the user when it’s time to perform maintenance. Can be used to brew tea, cocoa, and other beverages as well.

The coffee maker can also fit a travel mug and has auto shut-off capabilities. BUY HERE.

17. Le Creuset Stoneware Mini Round Cocotte 

This elegant stoneware is light yet durable. Safe for use in the freezer, microwave, oven, broiler, and dishwasher. Available in 8 colors. BUY HERE.

18. Le Creuset Utensil Set with Crock 

Matching set of silicone utensils and holder to complement the stoneware above. The set contains 5 kitchen utensils with a durable crock in the same color.

The set and crock are available in 8 colors as well. BUY HERE.

19. Le Creuset Salt and Pepper Mill 

Finish up the Le Creuset compilation with this gorgeous salt and pepper mill. The mill is fitted with a ceramic grinder and comes with a 10-year warranty.

The elegant salt and pepper mill is available in 10 colors. BUY HERE.

20. NutriBullet Pro 

Every kitchen needs the popular and versatile NutriBullet Pro.

The NutriBullet Pro includes 1 900W motor base, 1 extractor blade, 2 cups, 2 to-go lids, 2 lip rings with handles, and a recipe book.

The BPA-free plastic cups are long-lasting and come with a limited 1-year warranty. BUY HERE.

21. Personalized Silicone Spatula

This silicone spatula is perfect for the chef who likes to bake too. The wooden handle can be engraved with names or a message.

The font can be customized and is available in 8 colors. You can also mix and match colors for a set. BUY HERE.

22. Platinum Pure Reusable Sous Vide Bags

These sou vide bags are made out of 100% silicone with no fillers. The extra-large capacity and extra-wide mouth make it perfect for sou vide cooking.

The set includes 2 bags and is dishwasher safe. BUY HERE.

23. Professional Chef Knife 

Not many kitchens are complete without the perfect knife set and this gorgeous stainless steel knife with a pakka wood handle sets the right tone.

The knife is 8 inches and has a laser pattern on the blade. Currently on sale for 50% off. BUY HERE.

24. Rustic Olive Wood Mortar and Pestle

Rustic Olive Wood Mortar and Pestle, kitchen gifts

This mortar and pestle is made out of olive wood and still bears the bark of the tree for a rustic look.

The mortar and pestle are available in 3 sizes and are currently on sale for 10% off. BUY HERE.

25. Sagaform Wine Carafe with Oak Stopper 

This mouthblown glass wine carafe sports a classic design with a solid oak stopper.

Suitable for all occasions. It is lead-free and dishwasher-safe. BUY HERE.

26. Stak Ceramics Kitchen Tablet Dock 

Sometimes, recipe instructions are on a screen instead of a piece of paper or a book. This dock is perfect for displaying recipes on a tablet while cooking.

The tablet is made from earthenware clay and finished in a gloss charcoal glaze. BUY HERE.

27. Umbra Ladle Spoon and Utensil Rest

Umbra Laydle Spoon and Utensil Rest

This is a unique item for the stovetop. Resting place for a spoon or ladle while cooking keeps the countertop tidy and clean.

The utensil rest can also be used at a buffet table. Handwash only. BUY HERE.

28. Vinglacé Wine Bottle Insulator 

This insulator keeps wine and other beverages filled for hours. It’s made out of stainless steel and is double-walled and vacuum-insulated to keep bottles cold.

Beverages can be poured while still inside the insulator. Portable, lightweight, and easy to carry around with you. Available in 4 colors. BUY HERE.

29. Vitamix Blender

This professional-grade Vitamix blender has an impressive 64-ounce container and can produce large batches at a time.

The pack also contains a starter guide, how to use DVD and motor base. BUY HERE.

30. Wireless Grill Thermometer

A staple for any kitchen – a grill thermometer but this takes it up a notch with Bluetooth technology.

Get temperature readings on the phone up to 196 ft away from what’s cooking.

The Bluetooth thermometer comes with 5 levels of preset temperatures for 7 kinds of food.

The pack comes with 4 stainless steel probes, 2 probe clips, and a 2-year warranty. BUY HERE.

For even more unique kitchen gifts, check out the one-of-a-kind designs on the ETSY marketplace HERE

31. BAYKA French Press Coffee Maker


The BAYKA French Press Coffee Maker has a sleek and elegant design that will complement a kitchen counter perfectly.

Glass French presses preserve coffee’s natural oils and flavors which leads to a rich and sediment-free coffee experience. BUY HERE.

32. Mike’s Hot Honey Chef’s Bottle

Infused with real chili peppers, everyone is raving about Mike’s Hot Honey! Drizzle over pizza or wings or add a few drops to drinks for a real kick.

It’s made with 100% pure honey and contains no artificial sugar or preservatives. Available in extra hot too. BUY HERE.

33. Spiceology Ultimate Rub Collection


No kitchen is complete without an amazing spice selection and you can’t go wrong with this ultimate spice rub collection from Spiceology.

The contains 12 gourmet spice rubs in an elegant gift box. Some amazing blends include raspberry chipotle, black magic, oh Canada, black and bleu, and more. BUY HERE.

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