40 unique gifts for anyone who loves to cook

If there's a kitchen gadget and gear obsessed home chef you need to find a gift for, we've got some incredible — and incredibly tasty — ideas for you.

From personalized professional chef coats to WiFi controlled slow cookers to decadent white truffle sea salt, we've got you covered for the holidays and beyond.

Plus, these are the gifts that really keep on giving because you'll get to try the delicious meals these presents inspire.

  • 1. Teals Prairie & Co. Personalized Casserole Baking Dish (Set of 2), $49, Amazon

This personalized casserole dish makes sure that no one from a summer potluck “accidentally” leaves with your favorite baking vessel.

  • 2. Chef Designs Custom Embroidered Classic Chef Coat, $55, Etsy

You know what your very own "Top Chef" needs? His or her very own professional and personalized chef's coat to let everyone know who's the real boss of the kitchen.

  • 3. Awakelion Sous Vide Precision Cooker, $80, Amazon

For the home chef looking to up his or her finer cooking skills, this sous vide machine will do the trick. The kit comes with everything a cook needs to deliver juicy, flavorful foods that will taste just like they came from a Michelin-starred kitchen.

  • 4. SiamMandalay Custom Wooden Chopping Board, $70, Amazon

A little personalization always makes a gift feel special. So, these state-shaped cutting boards are a fabulous way to make someone feel extra-loved. Made from organic monkey wood, each cutting board is one of a kind with a unique woodgrain.

  • 5. KMK Studio Personalized Rolling Pin, $30, Amazon

This year, make sure that grandma’s cookies get the credit they deserve! A personalized, laser-engraved rolling pin with her name on it should do the trick. Now everyone will know exactly who made those cookies.

Create a family keepsake with this customizable cookbook. Add your uncle's secret recipes, store savory dish photos and keep track of your mom's top food hacks to ensure beloved, delicious memories endure from generation to generation.

  • 7. Crock-Pot Wemo Smart Wifi-Enabled Slow Cooker, $108, Amazon

This slow cooker is, quite literally, genius since you can control it remotely from your smartphone. Whether you're at work or at the gym, you can start cooking dinner wherever you are — now that's cooking for the modern age.

For more crock-pots and slow cookers we love, check out our list of favorites!

  • 8. Cuisinart Fondue Set, $44, Amazon

Whether you serve it sweet or savory, fondue is always a festive dish. Gather your peeps around this red cast iron fondue set to enjoy some shared cheesy delights. Or fire it up for a little after-dinner action-packed dessert with warm, melted chocolate.

  • 9. Complete Barbecue Grill Tools Kit, $24, Amazon

For the pit master in your family, these professional-grade grill tools really deliver. They even come with a stainless steel, very official-looking carrying case.

  • 10. Hot Chocolate On A Stick Set, $12, Amazon

We couldn’t resist this adorable hot chocolate on a stick ... and neither will your favorite foodie. Premium chocolate paired with a cute, simple create one incredibly decadent cup of cocoa. Simply swirl into steamed milk or water for unparalleled yumminess.

These hand-painted and hand-carved serving pieces are an elegant idea for the cook who cares as much about his or her food’s presentation as they do the taste. We also love the idea tying the two pieces together with a pretty bow for a festive presentation.

  • 12. 'Knife' Cuff Links, $17, Etsy

We couldn’t resist these tiny little knife cufflinks. That sharp dresser (pun intended!) in your life will certainly get a kick out this cute accessory.

  • 13. Denim Apron, $25, H&M

This handsome and rugged denim apron is just perfect for that handsome and rugged chef in your life.

  • 14. BergHOFF Leo Straight Peeler, $14, Wayfair

Peelers aren't usually the most beautiful tools in the drawer but we find this one very appealing. In fact, it's so good looking that we might not mind helping our favorite chef with a little prep work before the big holiday meal.

  • 15. Cathy's Concepts HoHo XO Slate Tray, $58, Nordstrom

If your foodie friend is more of a host or hostess, this gift is will be appreciated for many holidays to come. These wonderfully chic and practical slate cheese boards are a stylish serving solution for any cocktail-hour foods. And this one even comes with a little extra holiday cheer.

The tabletop spiralizer will surely come in handy on Jan. 1 when pasta (and other carbs) are likely to go on the naughty list. Don't worry, we promise zoodles are just as delicious!

If you’ve got a gadget obsessed cook in the house, then this little number might be a truly welcome surprise. This clever mister delivers a fine mist of E.V.O.O. — or whatever oil your chef is currently trying out these days.

  • 18. AeroGarden Harvest Elite WiFi with Gourmet Herbs Seed Pod Kit, $144, Sur La Table

You don't need a green thumb to grow fresh herbs with this “smart” LCD light garden. The AeroGarden can be controlled via WiFi with its app. Plus, you'll even receive alerts for when it's time to add water, adjust the lights and more. Yes, now you can garden from across the country.

There are timers ... and then there are timers. This digital wonder lets your multitasking chef set up to three different cooking times at once.

  • 20. Le Creuset Iron Handle Skillet, $170, Amazon

This item might be a bit of a splurge but a good quality cast iron skillet is a must-have for every kitchen. And boy do we love this festive red number from the iconic Le Creuset. It boasts even heat distribution over it’s 10.5-inch circumference.

  • 21. Lodge Cast Iron Skillet, $28, Amazon

If the Le Creuset is a little out of your price point right now (or you'd prefer to get someone multiple pans), the classic Lodge cast iron skillet is a perfect option. It even comes with a cheery red silicone handle holder.

  • 22. KidKraft Tasty Treats Chef Accessory Set, $20, Amazon

It’s never too early to get little ones cooking in the kitchen! This adorable Tasty Treats Chef Accessory Set will guarantee that the littlest in your life looks their cutest while learning the ropes.

  • 23. Zinzig Wine Tasting & Trivia Board Game, $21, Amazon

ZinZig is the Wine Tasting and Trivia Game that "will challenge your mind and palate.” Not just for wine snobs, this game is fun for all food lovers. But did we mention there was wine involved? Sign us up!

For a next-level savory sensation, Giuseppe Giusti Balsamic Vinegar can’t be beat. Aged in the barrels of the famous Giusti cask deposit, this richly bodied vinegar delivers both sweet and sour decadence to veggies, meats and of course salads.

  • 25. Jacobsen Salt Co. Infused White Truffle Sea Salt, $64, Amazon

We know, we had you at “truffle.” But seriously, this white truffle-imbued sea salt really lives up to the hype. This rich, earthy and fragrant seasoning adds depth and sophistication to anything you pair it with.

Consider these kitchen towels as little cheat sheets when it comes time to picking the right wine. These hard working towels list over 68 popular wines and 56 different foods for over 3,800 potential pairings. We'll cheers to that!

Help your home chef emulate his or her heroes. This food styling precision tool kit comes with everything they'll need to create the fancy flourishes often seen in magazines and cookbooks. And they will definitely allow you to arrange plates for that perfectly Insta-worthy food snap.

  • 28. Classic 15-Piece Knife Block Set, $120, Nordstrom

Did someone say "Top Chef"? Slice and dice like the pros on the hit Bravo series with this Top Chef-licensed knife set. The 15-piece block set comes with all the tools you need to keep your kitchen game sharp.

  • 29. Rabbit Wine Bottle Opener Corkscrew Kit, $27, Amazon

Look no further for the wine lover on your list. The Rabbit Wine Bottle Opener Corkscrew Kit will delight even the most serious of connoisseurs. The kit includes it’s famous no-struggle instant wine opener, a wine aerator, foil cutter, whisky stones for an instant chill and more – all nestled in an elegant gift box.

  • 30. Artisan Salt Collection of 24 Mini-Jars, $107, Amazon

Please pass the salt! Yes, your favorite foodie will have a great time exploring this premier collection of twenty-four artisan salts, dubbed The Best Salts in the World. The collection includes salt varieties from exotic locales ranging from Australia to India, Peru and more, and even comes with an attractive bamboo display case.

  • 31. Avalon Bay Air Fryer, $70, Amazon

A healthy french fry? Bring it on! You don’t have to be a foodie to appreciate this air fryer. Thanks to it’s air circulation technology, this oil-free wonder delivers fried foods with up to 80% less fat than typical oil fried foods.

  • 32. Baby Aspen Baby Chef 3-Piece Layette in Culinary Gift Box, $30, Amazon

Calling all culinary cuties! This mini-chef ensemble couldn’t be more adorable. From the jaunty toque to the black and white checkered pant to the super-soft cotton chef’s “coat”, your tiniest food lover will look like a pro.

  • 33. Quan Jewelry Rolling Pin Necklace, $20, Walmart

This handcrafted pewter necklace with rolling pin charm reminds the baking obsessed on your list to “Just Roll With It”. Plus, it comes with a handmade quote card and gift envelope.

Your gourmet giftee will love stylishly stashing their veggies in this clever set of three storage bags. They free up space (attractively!) on the counter or in the pantry. Made of cotton/linen, they reduce light exposure and extend the shelf life of your root vegetables.

  • 35. RMDLO Collapsible Strainer and Steamer, $30, The Grommet

Strainers traditionally take up a lot of valuable shelf and drawer real estate, that is until now. This beauty collapses to a tenth of it’s size for superlative storage.

Organize your fruit by ripeness with this fabulously designed fruit bowl that celebrates both form and function. Hang bananas on the built in hook to encourage even ripening, store ready-to-eat fruit atop the maple tray and coax the not-quite-ripe in the vented glass bowl.

The perfect present for the pasta lover – these adorable pasta impersonating prep tools make cooking a whole lot of fun. We bet our spaghetti that they'll love this set that features a ravioli inspired spoon rest, a penelli garlic peeler and a farfalloni pot holder that looks just like the real thing.

If you have been searching for a gift for the chef who has everything, then look no further. Onion goggles are the answer. These fog-free goggles protect your eyes from irritating onion enzymes, keeping your chef tear-free and ready to slice and dice like a pro.

  • 39. Wacaco Nanopresso Portable Espresso Machine, $65, Amazon

The on-the-go chef will freak out over this portable espresso maker. Simply add coffee grounds and hot water and this little gadget produces a perfect cup of espresso anytime, anywhere, via it’s trusty hand pump. And don’t think that espresso making is the only trick in it's playbook – this baby can also serve up a ristretto, doppio, cafe lingo and even cold brew.

  • 40. Two Piece Granite Mortar and Pestle Set, $33, Wayfair

Get ready to rock some guac with this two-piece mortar and pestle set. Made of granite, it also provides the perfect surface to expertly grind herbs and spices.

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