25 Best Kitchen Gift Ideas 2020
Looking for a special and unique gift for a loved one?
Kitchen gadgets are seen as novelty items and even though it is true that some are, this category does not apply to all of them equally, even though there are certain items that we just end up using once and leave them to collect dust in the back of the cabinet, some actually become stars in our kitchen and we end wondering how did we lived so far without them, because they make our daily routines much more efficient and pleasant.
In this gift idea guide we want to cover all type of cooks; including new, with some experience and experts and also considering different lifestyles like people who work out and need to meal prep or those who do not have that much to cook and also to add some fun to the mix some more specific kitchen gift ideas for teachers, geeks and even chemists!
We have 5 general categories and 5 gift ideas for each, hope you find an awesome present to surprise a loved one!
These are the 25 best kitchen gift ideas of 2020
For the one who meal preps
For people with a very active lifestyle who need to have their portioned meals and suplements at the right times, this lunch box is heaven sent. The set includes 6 microwave and freezer safe BPA-free containers with a tight seal which are great to organize all the meals, the shaker cup has 3 compartiments to load up pre-workout and protein in the bottom compartments and the double insulation box keeps food hot or cold. Perfect gift to encourage someone who wants to improve their body and over 3000 5-stars ratings on Amazon can't be wrong.
Do you know someone who wants to stay on track with their diet to reach the body goals but has a hard time meal prepping because of time or lack of food variety, then this meal prep e-book is a very useful gift, it includes 75 recipes all for the Instant Pot, so its pretty much dump and go idea, no need to be worrying about times or standing in front of a stove waiting for food to be done, this will give you extra time to clean the kitchen and have everything ready to serve and store for the week. If you know someone who is struggling with their time and do not want to see them fail their goal, this is a great and thoughtful gift.
This is a must have to anyone who is meal prepping or who wants to watch the amount of food they consume everyday to maintain a diet or for other health related issues, this digital scale is easy to clean thanks to its stainless steel surface which gives a super sleek and modern touch to any kitchen, is lightweight and thin so you can store it in any kitchen cabinet or drawer, and can support up to 11lb. or 5kg. As a plus each purchase from this manufacturer helps the Global Orphan Project care for children in need.
We all know cross-contamination is dangerous as we can intoxicate ourselves if we are not careful, this is why its crucial to have separate cutting boards specially for raw meat, one of the issues who meal prep but are in a hurry is having the cutting boards at hand and they might end up using the same cutting board to cut strawberries stems were they previously sliced raw chicken breats, this is dangerous combo. This high quality BPA-free and dishwasher plastic cutting board set avoids such problem by creating a color and logo index, the design includes easy-grip tabs with food-type icons, non-slip feet on both sides and sloping edges to catch crumbs and liquids. The stand helps everything stay tidy and at hand.
If we listed the book, we had to list the appliance, the Instant Pot is a must for anyone who meal preps and wants to save time, this 3qt. pot is quite versatile and works as an electric pressure cooker, slow cooker, rice cooker, steamer, saute, warmer and even yogurt maker. Its user friendly perfect for beginners and serves 3 people but for someone who meal preps is great because they can make a lot of servings at once, as a plus you receive the free Instant Pot recipes app on iOS and Android devices with 1000+ recipes. If you know someone who meal preps and does not have this small appliance then get it, that person will be forever grateful. Over 73,000 customers on Amazon can't be wrong.
For The International Food Lovers
A rice cooker is a must for anyone who loves Asian cuisine, and we know rice is an Asian staple sidedish because it goes with everything, and not just Asian food, you can serve steamed white rice with a stew, meat, or add it to a soup, the truth is rice is one of the best budget food, because its cheap, filling and its bland taste makes it perfect to match any other flavor. This rice cooker by Zojirushi has a capacity of 5.5 cups, cooks white and brown and keeps your rice warm for an extended period of time, it can also steam veggetables and make cakes, a non-stick coating makes cleaning a breeze and the stainless steel exterior gives it a modern look.
If you know someone who loves trying out new food, then this box is going to be a treat, the snacks packed is always random so you do not what to expect which is always an extra surprise. The combination could include candies, cookies, chocolates, wafers, biscuits, gummies and more, we think this is a fun gift on budget for all ages!
The ultimate crowd-pleaser, I mean who does not love pizza? we sure do, and if you know someone who does aswell, this plus rotating oven will make pizzas for parties or movie nights! The price point is great for a budget friendly gift, and the rotating tray can be removed for easy storage, the top and bottom have separate heating controls to make sure your pizza is cooked evenly.
Check out this fun taco holder set for a family, our favorite ones are the dinosaurs and unicorn, and who says those are exclusively for kids? Everyone would love such a cute an fun taco holder, the BPA-free taco holder can serve up to 12 tacos in total. Great for taco tuesdays!
This is great book to gift to a person who loves experimenting in the kitchen and is a bit of a seasoned cooker, this recipe book has some of the best 101 dishes out of the many Asian cuisine has to offer, we think this is a great introduction to a world of incredible flavors, the book includes some easy to make recipes as well.
For the experienced cook
This stylish knife is ideal for any experienced cook. The gyutou knife is classified and designed to be multipurpose knife for professional applications .It cuts,dices,slices,chops and also cuts meat off bones. The handle is Pakka which is material that originates from Africa and its known for its comfort, strength and stability, a professional and very good looking utensil to display in the kitchen.
A high quality knife deserves a high quality cutting board, like this one by Virgina Boys Kitchen, you want a good cutting board as this will protect your knives blade, this extra large cutting board works as a serving tray thanks to its rich chocolate color and it comes with a juice drip groove.
Ideal for that person who is all about presentation, this high quality material portable professional torch features an adjustable high output flame, it has a sturdy and lightweight feel. Not only good for the kitchen but also for use in the shop, garage, lab, or wherever a small butane torch is required.
This is the best bowl set we've seen so far, stainless steel is a must as it won't stain and is odor resistant, but the plus is that these bowls come with tight seal lids, this way you can measure and store your food in the same bowl, saving time by having less stuff to clean. They also stack allowing to save space which is key specially for smaller kitchens.
Looking for a unique gift? this rugged meat slicer might be it, featuring an all structural components made of cast aluminum and stainless steel, including a metal food pusher. Will slice meat for sandwiches or hotpots!
For the baker
Great gift for those forgetful bakers as this will prevent burning but if left too much time the food will harden this is thanks to air insulation prevents top sheet from overheating which prevents burning, and the micro-dome technology decreases bake times by up to 15-percent, great for those who need to bake large batches. Made of no rust aluminum.
A good baker must have a good set of measuring cups in both imperial and metric measuring system, this 3 set by pyrex is an amazing gift, the material is heat resistant and the high quality tempered glass is dishwasher, freezer, microwave and preheated oven safe, the nonporous glass won’t absorb food odors, flavors, or stains, if you know someone with a stained and smelly measuring cup then do them a favor and get them this baker must!
We have to admit this is a pricey gift but if its a very special person you are giving the present to, then its totally worth it. 10-speed slide control ranges from a very fast whip to a very slow stir, it includes Flat Beater, Dough Hook and Wire Whip, the set includes the stainless steel bowl with a comfort handle, a bakers dream appliance!
For professional bakers this a handy set, each spatula is designed with enough flexibility to conform to bowls if scraping, strong enough to handle the toughest batters if mixing, and creatively shaped to easily handle a multitude of tasks in your kitchen. The ergonomically designed and velvety smooth handle will fit like a glove in the palm of your hand.
A very handy cake decorating kit, it includes everything a baker could possibly need to decorate, great if you know someone who is trying to start a small business aswell, and the set can be stored in the practical box which has a handle to carry it around, the tips are made with food-grade stainless steel, and the flowers or other decorative shapes will always come perfect thanks to the smooth edges.
For the geek
A fun and perfectly functional decorative spice set for a chemist! the spices have labels that you can customize, the flasks are of glass which keeps your spices fresh with rubber lids, giving them a scientific look, the base is stainless steel for an easy clean up.
What a cool looking knife set! for all those who are into astronomy, the blades are high quality, durable stainless steel honed to razor sharpness for cutting ease. The solidly constructed handles are ergonomically designed for a balanced, secure grip, and they’re color-coded so busy chefs can easily find the right knife, to help prevent food cross-contamination. Plus, they’re dishwasher safe. This truly is a beautiful gift!
Looking for a fun gift for a Star Wars fan? we got you covered with this adorable R2-D2 measuring cup set, it. The measuring cups and spoons are made of food-grade ABS plastic that is BPA-free, not that this is not dishwasher safe, the gadget can be placed as decor in the kitchen. Official licensed and makes for a great gift!
Do you have a friend who is a major Pokémon fan? then give him this huge pokéball to catch 'em all! the serving bowl set includes 2 large pieces, ideal for large servings of pop corn or other snacks, ideal for parties or Pokémon movie marathons with friends!
What a great help from a dinosaur friend in the kitchen! this paper towel holder is sturdy so do not worry about it falling as you pull a paper sheet, the neck is the right length for standard paper towel rolls. Measures 17" high. It will survive falls and bumps and maybe meteor impacts too! the head pops off to change the paper roll easily and can also serve as a toilet paper holder. Great present for a dinosaur enthusiast!
So what did you think of our selection? we hope you found the ideal gift!