holiday gift guide

In honor of the upcoming holidays and the flurry of activities that abound, we’ve put together a list of our favorite cooking-inspired gifts to save you time from figuring out what to get for the foodies in your life. At Whisk we believe in substance and style, and these gifts are both practical stylish. In addition to using Whisk for your holiday meal planning and prepping, these items are guaranteed to help streamline time spent in the kitchen this season and bring more joy to holiday meals.

Great Jones® Easy Bake set – $145

This cookware-meets-bakeware set is a 2 for 1 deal we can’t ignore. It includes a half-sheet pan, a nonstick ceramic skillet, and a saucier with a pouring spout. Great Jones also gives you the ability to personalize its lids by engraving a name, anniversary, or signature dish into it. It’s perfect for gift-giving!

Baggu® eco-friendly bags – set of 3 for $36

Baggu bags are made out of recycled nylon and are washable, practical, and easy on our beloved environment. Each set contains three unique prints, and with plenty of pattern options, you’ll please just about everyone. You may have to buy a set for yourself, too!

Food52® Cookbook Collection – set of 6 for $145

Do you know someone who is itching to take their cooking and baking skills to the next level? This collection comes with a broad array of essentials: Baking, Mighty Salads, Vegan, Ice Cream & Friends, Any Night Grilling, and Dynamite Chicken. There’s something for everyone in this bundle. Each cookbook is signed and comes with a bonus book of Cook in the Blank cooking templates to help spark some creativity.

Reusable Stasher® silicone bags – pack of 4 for $49.99

For those looking to reduce their waste, these bags are the perfect place to begin. The bundle of four includes one small snack stasher, two sandwich stashers, and one half-gallon stasher. Stasher bags are 100% pure platinum silicone and are non-toxic, dishwasher and microwave safe, and can be written on for easy organizing!

Uncommon Goods® Compact Swivel Cheese Board – $64

This bamboo tiered cheese board allows your cheese and appetizer dreams to come true. It’s compact, so each tier nests within one another for easy storing. Perfect for holiday parties and get-togethers, this serving wheel allows for a beautiful presentation of the finest cheese, meats, crackers, and hors d’oeuvres.

Hedley & Bennett® X Madewell® Striped Apron – $79

All home chefs need a sturdy apron to keep everything from pie filling to chicken marinade off their clothes. With plenty of styles and colors to choose from, this female-founded culinary lifestyle brand keeps you confidently crumbless and stylish no matter what cooking endeavor you’re conquering.

Instant Pot® Ultra 10-in-1 Series 6 qt – $99

This multi-cooker saves you time and space in the kitchen by replacing your most commonly used appliances, combining the functions of a pressure cooker, slow cooker, rice cooker, cake maker, yogurt, saute, steamer, sterilizer, etc., all in one and helping you get a meal on the table 2-6 times faster! With no shortage of Instant Pot recipes out on the web, it’s easy to cook all kinds of dishes with this appliance.

McCormick® Gourmet™ Organic 18-Herb + Spice Enthusiast Set – $42.95

Cooking enthusiasts will be thrilled to receive this perfectly curated collection of 18 organic herbs and spices this holiday season. Food lovers know that spice quality is imperative in elevating the flavors and aroma of a dish, whether for everyday cooking or holiday menus. This set also comes with a bamboo cutting board for the hostess with the mostest (flavor).

Crow Canyon® Mixing Bowl Set – 3 for $68.99

This splattered enamel mixing bowl set is as beautiful as it is practical. This set comes with a small, medium, and large handmade mixing bowl, all versatile and durable enough to be used over any heat source, including open flame, and in any setting – indoors, outdoors, and with kids.

West Elm® Wine Decanter + Coaster – $70

Perfect for holiday gatherings at home, this sleek decanter aerates your wine, bringing out its full flavor and aroma, while a micro-perforated strainer removes impurities and sediments. It also comes with an acacia wood coaster to catch drips, because nobody likes a wine stain!

Hawkins New York® Bottle Grinders – 2 for $80

These minimal ceramic grinders are powerful yet sleek enough to elegantly decorate your countertop. While they can be used for salt and pepper and other spices, they’re also good for grinding grains, nuts, seeds, or dried fruits.

KitchenAid® Classic Plus™ Tilt Head Stand Mixer – $199.99

The holy grail of all mixers, this classic kitchen companion is perfect for a baker of any level. This mixer holds 4.5 Quarts (or 6 dozen cookies per batch) and features 10 speeds to mix, knead, and whip ingredients in no time. Optional attachments can be purchased to further expand on its cooking and baking capabilities.

These great gadgets and stylish supplies will surely please the cooking-enthusiasts and food fanatics in your life, so much so that you might be tempted to choose something for yourself from this list! While these items will help make holiday gatherings and entertaining a breeze, Whisk brings even more ease to this season by being your go-to for saving and organizing recipes and creating shareable grocery shopping lists. Just another way we’re helping with the holidays.

Put these gift items to good use by trying out our team’s favorite holiday cookie recipes!

Happy holiday shopping.