We all have a friend who loves baking and shares their goodies with everyone. Give them a gift that encourages their hobby. From online cooking classes to French silicone mats, these are the best gifts for bakers, as recommended by bakers. For ideas (and product recommendations below), here are a few suggestions:
- A cookbook: A cookbook with a collection of delicious baking recipes is a great gift for any baker. Look for one that covers a range of desserts, from cookies and cakes to pastries and breads.
- Baking tools and equipment: Bakers can always use more tools and equipment in their kitchen, such as mixing bowls, measuring cups and spoons, and silicone baking mats.
- Specialty ingredients: Bakers often love experimenting with new and interesting ingredients, such as exotic spices, high-quality chocolate, and unique flours.
- A subscription to a baking magazine: A subscription to a baking magazine can provide the baker with new recipes, tips and techniques, and inspiration for their next baking project.
- A baking class or workshop: For the baker who loves to learn new skills, a baking class or workshop can be a fun and educational gift. Look for one that covers a specific type of baking, such as pastry making or bread baking.
The Perfect Cookie: Your Ultimate Guide to Foolproof Cookies, Brownies & Bars
In the world of baking, the cookie might just be the most beloved treat—and the most versatile. Whether they're an afternoon snack or the sweet ending to a meal, cookies are welcome anywhere and anytime. Our test cooks have worked to make foolproof versions of everything from your standard favorites, such as Classic Chewy Oatmeal Cookies, to a variety of new, creative, and fun options, such as Frosted Red Velvet Cookies and even a Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookie.
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Silpat Nonstick Baking Mat
Bake without having to worry about your creations sticking to the pan with this Silpat baking mat set. Made of silicone and reinforced with fiberglass mesh, they are heat resistant up to 480 degrees. Great for rolling or kneading dough, sugar, chocolate or flatbreads, each is nonstick so your food will slide right off. With a silver coating on either side for better counter grip, they even rolls up for compact storage.
Flour Water Salt Yeast: The Fundamentals of Artisan Bread and Pizza [A Cookbook]
Flour Water Salt Yeast has a recipe that suits your skill level and time constraints: Start with a straight dough and have fresh bread ready by supper time, or explore pre-ferments with a bread that uses biga or poolish.
Philips Twin TurboStar Technology
The Philips Airfryer XXL uses hot air to fry your favorite foods with little or no added oil.
Gateau: The Surprising Simplicity of French Cakes
When we think of French desserts, we tend to imagine ornate creations and confections. Perhaps we envision a tarte Tatin, but rarely a homemade cake, whipped up on a weeknight with little fuss. But that is exactly what Parisians make and eat. Gâteaux are simple, delicious cakes, both sweet and savory, served to family and friends.
Dough Blender and Pastry Cutter
With these indispensable kitchen tools, baking is a breeze! Use the dough blender for expertly combining ingredients and the pastry cutter to measure, cut and transfer your dough effortlessly.
Tartine: A Classic Revisited68 All-New Recipes + 55 Updated Favorites
These recipes capture the invention and, above all, deliciousness that Tartine is known for—including their most requested recipe, the Morning Bun. Favorites from the original recipe book are revamped to speak to our tastes today and to include whole-grain and/or gluten-free variations, as well as intriguing new ingredients and global techniques. More than 150 drop-dead gorgeous photographs from acclaimed team Gentl + Hyers make this baking and pastry book a true collectible compendium and must-have for bakers of all skill levels.
Saint Germain Bakery Premium Round Bread Banneton Basket with Liner
Beautiful handmade using natural rattan, absolutely free from dye and free from chemicals. Made with love and care by a small family business in Vietnam.
Nordic Ware Dough Cutter
For cutting dough and scraping work surfaces clean. Topped with a comfortable grip made of solid beechwood and stainless steel blade.
Le Creuset Silicone Craft Series Basting Brush
Le creuset's new craft series kitchen tools includes three ergonomic, task-inspired spatulas and an easy-spread, easy-clean basting brush. It's designed for Comfort and performance and it's crafted for value and durability. The craft series range is hard-working, long-lasting, no-nonsense, and very reliable.
Le Creuset Signature Enameled Cast Iron Deep Oven
Inspired by nearly a century of culinary craftsmanship, Le Creuset's Signature collection of enameled cast-iron cookware seamlessly blends classic form with enameled cast-iron construction that provides superior heat retention and distribution. This deep Dutch oven's increased capacity helps to contain splatters and reduces boil overs, making it ideal for boiling pasta and frying chicken, as well as simmering your favorite soups, stews and stocks.
OXO Good Grips Baker’s Dusting Wand
Our tongs feature brushed stainless steel with soft, non-slip handles and comfortable thumb rests. Easily lock in the closed position for convenient storage. The large pull-tab for locking also doubles as a hole for hanging. Also available in 9-inch and 16-inch sizes.
Premium Professional Bakers Extra Large Couche
Rest assured any food safety concerns as this fabric was directly imported from a highly reputable, specialized manufacturer in France.