Holiday Gift Guide 2021

Holiday Gift Guide gluten-freeTis’ the season for our Holiday Gift Guide! This guide has ideas for home cooks, foodies, hosts with the mosts and basically anyone that spends time in their kitchen. Some are big ticket items — small appliances that we literally use allllll the time in our kitchen. Some are fun kitchen gadgets that make perfect stocking stuffers and others are kitchen accessories and fun things that make a kitchen homey! 

Happy Holidays!

So excited to share this holiday guide!

I am constantly asked about kitchen appliances and gadgets we use in our kitchen, and while I have nearly all of them linked in our Shop Section (most but not all are Amazon Affiliate links on the shop page and here), this selection is specially selected for Holiday 2021!

I have divided  this Holiday Guide into 3 sections:

  1. Gifts for the Ultimate Kitchen: These are our favorite small appliances and pots & pans we use every day and looove!
  2.  Stocking Stuffers: These gifts are fun kitchen gadgets and extras that everyone would love!
  3. Gifts Just for Fun!: These are gifts that are perfect for friends and family who love entertaining and who love making spending lots of time in their kitchen!

Happy Shopping!

Holiday Gifts for the Ultimate Kitchen


Ultimate Kitchen Holiday Gift Guide


  1. Nutribullet Blender  This is probably the most used small appliance in our kitchen! We use it to make multiple smoothies a day and things like salad dressings.
  2. Kitchen Aid Stand Mixer Another of my most used small appliances! I’ve owned one for 20+ years and use it nearly daily! This is not an affiliate link.
  3. Le Creuset  3.5 Quart This is the smaller of the Le Creuset pots we love! Perfect for stove top or oven, we love it for smaller dishes, smaller soups, sauces and heating things up.
  4. Mini Cuisanart Mini Prep Food Procesor— We keep this on our countertop and love it for smaller chopping!
  5. Green Pan 10 inch and 12 inch Set  These are the pans we use nearly every day! Ceramic, cleans well!
  6. Le Creuset 5.5 Quart Round Dutch Oven This is the Le Creuset we use multiple times a week. Perfect stove top or oven, we use it for sauces, soups, rice, basically anything!
  7. Wusthof Classic Block Set, 9 Piece Knife Set   A great set of kitchen knives are a game changer!
  8. Cuisanart 3 in 1 Grill and Panini Press  Love this one! Easy to use, easy to clean this is perfect for paninis and for heating things up!


Stocking Stuffers

Stocking Stuffers Kitchen Holiday Gift Guide


  1. Sweater Weather Candle in amber glass jar   I have this candle and love it! It has scent notes of warm spice and citrus. 40 Hours of burn time, it’s a perfect way to give a kitchen a warm and cozy feel.
  2. Silicone Set of  3 Spatulas What homecook doesn’t love spatulas?! And these are fantastic because the back of them have measuring conversions!
  3. Measuring spoons  These are a must for any baker! They have more measurements than your average measuring spoons and include those tricky  1/8 teaspoon, 3/4 teaspoon and 1/2 tablespoon measurers!
  4. Greenwich Bay Trading Company Luxurious Kitchen Hand Soap How lovely does the scent Sugar Lemon  & Citrus Spice sound?
  5. 4 Pack of Stasher Bags  Reusable silicone storage containers perfect for storing snacks, smoothie ingredients and more! Freezer and dishwasher safe.
  6. Bamboo Sushi Making Kit This fun gift is all the inspiration you need to make sushi rolls at home!
  7. Thermometer Every home cook needs a cooking thermometer! Perfect for meats and for baking! Cinnamon rolls anyone?
  8. Sweater weather candle in clear glass jar   I have this candle and love it! It has scent notes of warm spice and citrus. 40 Hours of burn time, it’s a perfect way to give a kitchen a warm and cozy feel.
  9. Reusable Mesh Produce Bags  These are perfect for shopping and for storing produce! Eco-friendly and machine washable, I use mine all the time!
  10. Cookie Scoop Can’t go wrong with a cookie scoop! We use ours for baking cookies, muffins and more!


Gifts Just for Fun!

Holiday Gift Guide gluten-free


1. Laguiole by Flying Colors Cheese Knife Set  We have these cheese knives in several colors and love them!

2. Set of 6 10oz colorful porcelain bowls These 4.5 inch bowls are perfect for so many things– desserts, side dishes, condiments!

3, 4, 5, 6, 7 & 8 Nest Candle and Nest Diffuser in 3 wonderful scents to make any kitchen warm and cozy:

9. Newline NY 4 pc Smiling Faces Fork & Knife Set  How cute are these for any cheese board?

10. Wooden Salad Bowl Set  Every home cook will love a salad bowl and server!

11. Set of 2 White Porcelain 9.5 inch Serving Bowls Can never go wrong with white serving bowls and this size is so versatile!

12. Winter Fun Holiday Cocktail Napkins  Bring some holiday cheer to the celebration!

13. 12×16 Marble Serving Board Perfect for displaying cheese, desserts, breads or anything you want look beautiful!

14. Set of 2 Large Colored Serving Bowls Whether you’re entertaining or just making a pretty table, you can’t have too many serving bowls!

15. Convokins Conversation Starter Napkins  I haven’t seen the all questions but these sound like a fun ice breakers and interesting conversations for any gathering!

16. Bamboo Cheese Board and Knife Set  A perfect gift for anyone that loves to entertain!

17. Wine Things Cheese Spreader Set of 4  How fun are these? They set the perfect mood for cheeseboard and fun gathering!


Hope this helps you find gifts for all the home cooks, gluten-free foodies and hosts on your list!

Happy Shopping!

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