25 KITCHEN GIFT IDEAS FOR 2023
Whether you’re shopping for a seasoned kitchen creator or someone just starting out, we’ve selected the best kitchen gift ideas that pair aesthetics with functionality. From wedding showers, to gifts for new parents, to housewarming parties, find the perfect kitchen gifts for friends and family with this buying guide.
KITCHEN GIFTS FOR BAKERS
Bakers are daring—starting small then expanding to push the limits of their own culinary creativity. Empower bakers closest to you and help bring their vision to life with the best kitchen companions. From stand mixers and hand mixers to countertop ovens and more, discover the top tools to add to a baker’s arsenal as you browse the best gifts for bakers.
1. STAND MIXER
A KitchenAid® stand mixer fosters culinary creativity in experienced and novice bakers alike. Several size options make stand mixers an ideal gift for couples or large families, and a rainbow of color options means there’s something to suit every baker’s style. Stand mixers are versatile with abilities that extend far beyond mixing, as attachments that can slice, grind, spiralize and more give creations even more potential.
2. STAND MIXER MIXING BOWLS
KitchenAid® stand mixer bowls are available in dozens of colors, materials and patterns sure to suit any kitchen. Ceramic bowls feature unique colors and designs while glass bowls offer ideal visibility and stainless steel options efficiently conduct heat and cold. Plus, multiple sizes make it easier to find the right gift for any baking style.
3. HAND MIXER
Hand mixers from KitchenAid brand feature anywhere from five to nine speed settings and can include accessories that add versatility. These kitchen companions are great gifts for bakers with little counter space and make it simple to beat, mix and whip up everything from pavlovas to Swiss buttercream. Provide bakers with even more flexibility with cordless hand mixers from KitchenAid brand.
4. COUNTERTOP OVEN
KitchenAid® countertop ovens offer compact convenience for any baker. With functions like bake, roast, toast, broil and even air fry on select models, bakers can whip up their favorite lavender cookie recipe or roast a whole chicken for pot pie from their countertop. These ovens make great gifts for those with small kitchens and big culinary aspirations.
5. SPIRALIZER WITH PEEL, CORE AND SLICE ATTACHMENT
Help a baker in your life get creative with the stand mixer spiralizer with peel, core and slice attachment from KitchenAid brand. This attachment makes quick work of creating savory desserts like apple cranberry tarts or whole wheat pear and apple crisp as it preps a variety of fruits and vegetables in a flash. Available in 7-blade, 5-blade and thin blade sets, you’re sure to find the right gift for your favorite baker.
6. ALL METAL GRAIN MILL ATTACHMENT
The All Metal Grain Mill attaches to the power hub of any KitchenAid® stand mixer and features 12 grind levels that can transform wheats, oats, corn or rice into a cracked or extra-fine consistency. This attachment lets bakers enjoy creating hearty baked goods from scratch.
7. SIFTER + SCALE ATTACHMENT
The Sifter + Scale Attachment is an ideal gift for the meticulous bakers in your life. Designed to deliver precise measurements, this attachment connects to any KitchenAid® stand mixer and accurately measures, thoroughly sifts and automatically adds ingredients to a recipe. Help bakers free up their hands and get fluffy, consistent results with the Sifter + Scale Attachment
8. PASTRY BEATER ACCESSORY
This versatile tool connects to KitchenAid® stand mixers to create light and airy pastry dough with less effort. In addition to cutting cold butter into doughs, the pastry beater can quickly shred meats and mash fruits and vegetables. Help your favorite baker create flaky biscuits, scones and more using the pastry beater accessory.
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KITCHEN GIFTS FOR COFFEE LOVERS
Equip the caffeine enthusiasts in your life with the perfect appliance for creating creamy lattes, complex cappuccinos, rich coffee or soothing tea from the comfort of their own kitchen. With an array of espresso machines, coffee makers, coffee grinders and electric kettles, the KitchenAid® coffee collection can help you choose the best kitchen gifts for friends and family who are always in pursuit of the perfect cup.
9. COLD BREW COFFEE MAKER
Give a kitchen appliance gift that recreates a coffee shop experience at home (warm weather or not) with the rich, smooth flavor of cold brew coffee. KitchenAid® cold brew coffee makers are designed with a smaller footprint to save refrigerator space, a built-in stainless steel tap for serving straight from the fridge and a convenient carrying handle for those who prefer to enjoy their cold brew on the patio. Choose from a 28 ounce model or the 35% bigger 38 ounce model.
10. BURR COFFEE GRINDER
For those seeking the perfect grind every time, the KitchenAid® Burr Coffee Grinder has 70 precise settings for brew methods from French press to espresso. Automatic Smart Dosing Technology automatically adjusts the grind time to remove guesswork, and the compact design makes it easy to store and access. No matter their favorite brew method, a burr grinder can help them get the most out of their beans.
11. DRIP COFFEE MAKER
This coffee maker is the perfect kitchen gift for coffee lovers looking for tech to enhance the flavor of their morning brew. The Spiral Showerhead of the KitchenAid® 12 Cup Drip Coffee Maker evenly saturates coffee grounds, resulting in consistently delicious coffee. Choose between regular and bold strengths to satisfy different tastes and wake to the aroma of freshly brewed coffee with a 24-hour programmable timer.
12. ELECTRIC KETTLE
Bring the cafe to the kitchen for your coffee-loving friends when you gift them a KitchenAid® electric kettle. Select kettles feature dual wall construction that keeps contents hot so it’s ready to go when they are. Select models offer temperature control for water that’s just right, while features, like the water level gauge, ensure there’s enough to go around for their favorite tea, coffee or cereal.
13. ESPRESSO MACHINE
Creating a rich and complex espresso is an artform your coffee-loving friends can appreciate. Help them discover new techniques and flavors with a KitchenAid® espresso machine that lets them craft espressos, lattes and cappuccinos best suited to their taste. These machines heat water to the ideal brewing temperature in less than 45 seconds. Plus, the dual, smart temperature sensors maintain the perfect brewing temperature so they can keep coming back for more.
14. BLADE COFFEE GRINDER
With the touch of a button, coffee lovers can convert whole coffee beans into fresh grinds that are as coarse or fine as their preferred brewing method demands. The KitchenAid® Blade Coffee Grinder features powerful stainless steel blades for quick grinding and on-bowl measurement marks for dosing that’s just right.
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KITCHEN GIFTS FOR COOKS
True cooks diligently refine techniques and chase inspiration to create mouthwatering sweet and savory dishes. With the right tools, you can help the cooks in your life create their most bold and inventive ideas. From food choppers and hand blenders to and stand mixer attachments and cordless appliances, read on to discover gift ideas for cooks.
15. COUNTERTOP BLENDER
Perfect for the foodie on your gift list, KitchenAid® blenders can help creative cooks explore every taste and texture. Select models feature 9 variable speeds that help bring nuanced flavors to the surface while others make it possible to heat blended recipes in the Thermal Control Jar. Regardless of the series, all KitchenAid® blenders are designed to deliver tasteful results whenever you feel inspired.
Make breakfast a breeze when you give bread lovers a toaster from KitchenAid brand. Available in 2-slice and 4-slice configurations, select KitchenAid® toasters feature wide slots, heat sensors and shade control so their toast achieves the right amount of crunch every time. Plus, a variety of style and color options make it easy to find the right fit for any kitchen’s aesthetic.
17. FOOD CHOPPER
KitchenAid® food choppers can give any cook the power they need to chop, puree and mix their most inspired creations. Available in 3.5 and 5 cup capacities, food choppers are an ideal gift for cooks who prefer tools with a small footprint and big potential.
18. FOOD PROCESSOR
Cooks can take on new challenges with KitchenAid® food processors that let them chop, puree, slice, shred, mince and even knead ingredients in one compact appliance. Depending on the model, cooks can leverage anywhere from 7 to 13 cups of capacity and multiple blade options to craft newly discovered and go-to recipes alike. From garden vegetable hummus to artisan pizza and everything in between, food processors from KitchenAid brand provide the power and precision to bring a range of recipes to life.
19. CORDLESS KITCHEN APPLIANCES
Cordless appliances from KitchenAid brand empower creative cooks to go wherever their imagination takes them. Choose from a lineup of cordless food choppers, hand mixers and hand blenders that deliver optimal run time and powerful performance for untethered creativity in the kitchen.
20. HAND BLENDER
KitchenAid® hand blenders put the power to puree, crush and blend ingredients into the palm of a cook’s hand. Hand blenders are simple to maneuver and can quickly blend ingredients without the need to dirty several dishes. Their compact, lightweight design means they’re easy to use in nearly any bowl, pot or pan, and it makes them a great gift for cooks that are short on storage space.
21. SAUSAGE STUFFER KIT
Cooks can add the Sausage Stuffer Kit to any KitchenAid® stand mixer with the Food Grinder Attachment to create homemade sausage links. The kit includes one small, 3/8" stuffer tube ideal for breakfast sausages as well as one 5/8" tube perfect for creating savory Bratwurst, Italian or Polish Sausage.
22. GOURMET PASTA PRESS ATTACHMENT
Create fresh, authentic-tasting pasta from scratch with the Gourmet Pasta Press Attachment from KitchenAid brand. Powered by a KitchenAid® stand mixer, the gourmet pasta press can create six different types of pasta and features a built-in wire cutter to cut pasta to a cook’s desired length. So, whether the cook in your life prefers Rigatoni and Spaghetti or Bucatini, Fusilli and Macaroni, the gourmet pasta press can deliver.
23. FOOD GRINDER ATTACHMENT
Grinding their own meat, cheese or bread crumbs can give cooks more culinary flexibility in the kitchen. Powered by a KitchenAid® stand mixer, the Food Grinder Attachment makes it easy for cooks to customize their own meat composition and feed ingredients through a fine, medium or coarse grinding plate for the texture best suited to their recipe.
24. FRESH PREP SLICER/SHREDDER ATTACHMENT
Give the gift of quick ingredient prep when you offer a cook the KitchenAid® Fresh Prep Slicer/Shredder Attachment. Powered by a KitchenAid® stand mixer, this attachment helps prepare fresh ingredients in minutes as it slices or shreds things like cheese, vegetables, fruits and more. The attachment comes with a 3mm Slicing Blade, 4mm Medium Shredding Blade and 6mm Coarse Shredding Blade for the ultimate flexibility in fresh ingredient prep.
25. VEGETABLE SHEET CUTTER ATTACHMENT
Lasagna lovers will thrive with the Vegetable Sheet Cutter Attachment from KitchenAid brand. Cooks can choose a thin or thick blade to slice fruits and vegetables into lasagna-sized sheets. Then, with a little creativity, they can experiment with reinventing snacks, layering sheets for new versions of lasagna or putting a twist on classic wrap recipes.
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Find something for everyone on your gift-giving list or treat yourself to a kitchen countertop appliance upgrade. Shop all KitchenAid® countertop appliances or browse ideas for gifts for cooks, the gift guide and gifts for bakers guide to find that perfect something for every occasion.
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