Creative kitchen gift ideas for cooks – You will love gifting these fun, time-saving and functional kitchen and cooking gifts that all cost less than $25.
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Despite proclaiming that I like to live like a minimalist , I will admit today that I am a sucker for kitchen gadgets – primarily the ones that are functional and time-saving.
I spent hours debating whether to buy these items and if they justified their price tag. Now that I love them so much, I often wonder how did I ever live without them?
Not all kitchen tools that are helpful and functional have to be expensive, there are plenty of nifty and budget friendly kitchen tools that simplify the life of home cooks like the ones I have listed below. They are an excellent addition to your own kitchen or as a gift for the cook in your life.
Unique and practical kitchen gift ideas for cooks for under $25
Based on hours of research, here are my ten hand-picked items for the kitchen — all thoughtful, functional and budget-friendly
- Microwave Popcorn Popper – Microwave popcorn gets a healthy spin with this glass popper and optional butter melter.
- 45-second Omelet Maker – Step up your breakfast game and make a hearty omelet in 45 seconds with this stoneware clay dish.
- Know your knives cutting board – From slicing and dicing to julienning and carving, this cheeky cutting board is the sous chef you need.
- Garlic rocker – Rock this elegant tool back and forth, and the design’s natural leverage crushes garlic cloves instantly.
- Reusable hinged jar zipper bags – When brimming with dry goods and snacks, they stand upright just like classic containers, but once you clear them out they fold flat and fit in a tidy stack inside your drawer.
- Mini ice-cream sandwich press – Create professional-looking, mini ice cream sandwiches lickety-split!
- Pizza cutter and saver – Throw a pizza party like a pro with this two-in-one stainless steel tool. Turn to the side to cut a slice, then flip to grip and serve.
Easy to strain bowl – Strain and serve pasta, veggies, and fresh fruits with this two-in-one dish. Featuring a deep basin and top spout, this bowl allows you to drain hot pasta without setting it in the questionably clean bottom of the sink.
- Balancing knife – A heavy rounded base lets the stainless steel knife tilt without falling and keeps your tabletop safe from jam smears and butter catastrophes.
- Flower measuring spoons – Made of heat-resistant, European-grade silicone, this spoon with blooming crocus flower design closes compactly and can be planted in your drawers or cupboards until the next time you’d like to bring a recipe to life.
These fun and functional kitchen gadgets make great Christmas gifts for your mom, spouse or a loved one. They will enjoy their time in the kitchen even more!
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