For some people, cooking is a joyful, fun task. Whether it is a simple breakfast or an elaborate dinner, the creation of a delicious meal is gratifying. Finding a great gift for the home chef can be overwhelming. The aisles and shelves at the stores can leave people scratching their heads for a gift idea.
Here are some suggestions that could make any home chef smile.
The Kyocera Ultimate Ceramic Salad kit contains the following: 5" Revolution Slicing Knife, the Perfect Peeler, and Adjustable Mandoline. Ceramic tools are perfect for salads because the ceramic materials does not brown vegetables. Plus, all three tools feature ultra-sharp advanced ceramic blades made of Kyocera's proprietary ceramic, which retains its sharpness 10 to 15 times longer than premium steel blades.
A quality fry pan can make cooking a breeze. The Tramontina Fusion Restaurant Fry Pan offers reinforced nonstick coating. The key to this design is that there are no internal rivets. The smooth interior cooking surface makes for easier cooking and quick cleanup. The fry pan comes in 8-in, 10-in, 12-in or 14-in sizes. This pan can be purchased at Williams-Sonoma for $29.95-$69.95 depending on size.
A mortar and pestle is great as a serving dish and kitchen tool. Chefs can make tasty guacamole, mix herbs, and grind spices.Each mortar is cut from one solid piece of natural, uncoated granite or marble. The pestles are heavy but offer a comfortable shape. The Cilio mortar and pestles come in a variety of sizes and styles. Prices vary depending on style and size.
Made of cast aluminum, this griddle heats evenly for perfect cooking results and is rust and warp resistant. Both sides are nonstick for easy release and clean up. Griddle sits on two gas or electric burners for a 20-inch by 11-inch cooking surface. On the grill side the diagonal patterns of grooves drain off fat while creating the signature look and texture of grilling.
Standing in front of the stove can put strain on your legs and back. Give the chef the gift of comfort from Imprint Comfort Mat. This mat can reduce leg strain, back discomfort and overall fatigue. Imprint Comfort Mats come in a variety of sizes, patterns and colors to match any home decor. Price depends on size and style.