Kitchen Christmas gifts can be hard to think of while walking through crowded stores. I’ve compiled a kitchen Christmas gift list of ideas based on popular kitchen tools, cookware and small appliances. From steaming rice to roasting coffee beans, these kitchen tools offer a wide array of gift ideas.
Perfect for the cook or baker in your life, these kitchen gift ideas are also highly rated as being useful, durable, and of good quality. Although a splurge, these kitchen gift ideas are over $100. For more gift ideas, visit the Christmas Gift Guide for Cooks
Calphalon Stainless Roaster – $129.95
Perfect for preparing a turkey or ham, this Calphalon 16 inch roasting pan provides superb conductivity and even heating throughout. The roaster is dishwasher-safe; oven/broiler-safe up to 700 degrees F; and includes a nonstick cooking rack.
Wilton 101-Piece Cake Decorating Set – $129.99
For anyone interested in cake decorating, this 101-piece tool caddy set organizes, carries, and stores the essentials. The set features a complete collection of tools, colors, and flavors for any cake-decorating enthusiast, as well as generous storage space for keeping books, spatulas, bags, and other large supplies neatly organized.
Henckels 8-Piece Block Set – $146.99
Henckels is my favorite knife brand – with durable construction, good balance, and excellent cutting ability.
Four Star knives are FRIODUR ice hardened , featuring high carbon, no-stain steel blades for a sharp long-lasting cutting edge. The full rat tail tang, which extends into the handle, provide proper balance.
Cuisinart 14-Piece Cookware Set – $147.00
A great cookware set for both new cooks and expert chefs. The set includes a 1-1/2- and 3-quart saucepan, 8- and 10-inch skillet, 4-quart saute, 9-quart stockpot, 7-3/4-inch steamer insert, and 9-1/2-inch pasta steamer insert – all with covers.
Zojirushi 5-1/2-Cup Rice Cooker – $164.99
Cooking rice of any type is simple with a rice cooker. Zojirushi is an industry leader in rice cooking technology, so it’s no wonder this model is a bestseller. The rice cooker features these multi-menu selections: automatic keep-warm, extended keep-warm, and reheat cycles
Cuisinart Food Processors – $167.70
This Cuisinart food processor features a white body with a stainless steel base,720-watt large-capacity with intuitive “on” and “off/pulse” buttons.
It includes a stainless-steel slicing disc, shredding disc, chopping/mixing blade, and dough blade with detachable disc stem. Perfect for all sorts of heavy-duty jobs.
KitchenAid Professional 600 Series 6-Quart Stand Mixers – $350.70
I hope to someday upgrade my stand mixer to this all-metal 10-speed professional stand mixer with powerful 575-watt motor.
The mixer comes in a variety of colors and includes a wire whip, burnished flat beater, spiral dough hook, and pouring shield.
Gene Cafe Drum Coffee Roaster with 9 lbs. Organic Fair Trade Coffee – $495.00
Ever wish to have greater control over the roasting of your coffee beans? Now, you can roast your own coffee beans at home. This coffee roaster produces up to a half-pound of roasted beans ranging from light American style to Espresso roast.
Breville BES820XL Die-Cast 15-Bar Programmable Espresso Machine – $499.99
If you’re considering roasting your own coffee, then you need to have a top of the line espresso machine as well. This stainless-steel programmable espresso machine features a 15-bar Triple-Prime pump. A beautiful addition to any kitchen, the espresso machines includes 1- and 2-cup dual-wall stainless-steel filters, pod filter, tamping tool, and pitcher.
Le Creuset 6-Piece Classics Cookware Set – $549.99
I love the one Le Creuset pot that I own and wish to upgrade to this beautiful set. Cast iron distributes heat evenly and retains heat longer.
This set will performs on all heat sources – gas, electric, induction and ceramic top. Phenolic knobs and handles are oven safe to 400 degree’s.
Find kitchen gift ideas for under $25, $50, $100 (and a few over $100), in the Christmas Gift Guide for Cooks.