If you’re stumped on what to give the self-proclaimed chef of your life, look no further. To help make your holiday shopping easier this season, we’ve found the top 10 gifts for your foodie friend. Think time-saving gadgets to toss together the most delicious and unique recipes, stocking stuffers that are sure to bring a smile to their face, or something tasty they can incorporate into their everyday cooking. These must-have picks are so fabulous, you may save some for yourself!

1. Ember Temperature Control Smart Mug, $69.99 at Amazon.com

Coffee and tea drinkers alike will never go back to their old mug after sipping their brew from this patented technology. Simply set your mug to your preferred temperature and enjoy your morning beverage just the way you like it.

2. Polished Marble Rolling Pin with Wooden Cradle, $16.99 at Amazon.com

Have somebody in your life who likes to bake? The marble in this unique rolling pin helps to keep the dough cooler compared to other rolling pins, making this gift useful for ideal baking conditions.

3. Classic 8-inch Chef’s Knife, varying prices at Amazon.com

The essential gift for any foodie. This gift equips your chef-in-training friend to chop, slice, and dice all of their favorite recipes to perfection.

4. Utopia Kitchen Cast Iron Skillet, $28.99 at Amazon.com

There’s nothing this skillet can’t do. Whether you’re looking to crisp up some chicken or golden brown some pancakes, this versatile pan will be key to cooking excellence.

5. Two Tumbleweeds Foodie Dice, $24.00 at Amazon.com

Arm your foodie friend with these dinner-deciding dice and they will never have to question what to make for dinner again. Each block touts a different cooking method, protein, starch and more to take the guesswork out of dinner prep.

6. MijMojDesign Personalized Coffee Scoop, $28.88 at Etsy.com

If you’re looking for a personalized gift your friend can use daily, look no further than this Etsy shop. Pick the perfect message to engrave on this scoop, which also doubles as a bag clip, and the shop will handle the rest.

7. My Family Cookbook, $30.00 at Uncommongoods.com

This customizable book will give your friend free reign to create the cookbook of their dreams. With 80 pages, there’s enough space to fill with their favorite recipes along with spots to place pictures and leave ratings from those who try them.

8. Cuisinart Electric Griddler, $119.95 at Amazon.com

From pressing paninis to whipping up pancakes, this griddle checks all the boxes. This 5-in-1 cooking option is easy to clean and is the perfect addition to your kitchen.

9. Little Kitchen Helper Knife Set, $49.00 at Uncommongoods.com

Top Chef juniors can also be a part of the cooking process! Give the kids in your life the gift of joining their parents with meal prep. This set teaches littles how to cut and peel properly and includes a finger guard to avoid injury.

10. Coming in Hot Apron, $28.00 at Store.Delish.com

No kitchen is complete without a witty apron. All your guests will know that you’re cooking skills are fire.


We wish you a happy, healthy, and active holiday season!

This is not a paid endorsement. The links are not affiliate links. Be Well Solutions does not make money from the products mentioned in this article. All of the above are recommendations from our staff.


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Written by BWS Dietitian-Abbey Granger, MS, RDN, LD