Gourmet gifts for foodies

Andrew Zimmern of Bizarre Food shares the handiest holiday gifts for aspiring chefs or entertainers.

Gourmet gifts for foodies

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This is my new obsession... And a brilliant look at a cultural hegemony that is Peruvian food.

Edward Wohl's solid bird's-eye maple cutting boards are functional works of art.

The famous jamón ibérico from Cinco Jotas

Aaron Franklin just published his first cookbook, and a meat-smoking manifesto it is. A meticulously detailed guide to barbecue—from how to build a smoker and choose firewood, to cooking and slicing the meat, to pairing barbecue with beer—Franklin gives you the tools and knowledge to make your own award winning barbecue at home.

Corey Lee just published his first cookbook, Benu, a beautiful tribute to his restaurant presented as a 32-course tasting menu.

Pasta by Hand... a tour of Italy in search of all things dumpling. One of the best cookbooks of the year.

This slightly slouchy and super-soft cotton shirt is available in grey and yellow.

Yogurt by Janet Fletcher: this beautiful new cookbook shows off the versatility of yogurt with recipes for every occasion. Plus, easy methods for making yogurt, Greek yogurt and yogurt cheese at home.

Jamie Bissonnette can take ordinary food, even odd bits, and make angels weep. That’s real cooking. And it’s why this book belongs stained and used in the kitchen of every human being who owns a cutting board.

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If you’ve never been inspired to make pasta from scratch in your own kitchen, one look at this cookbook–with step-by-step photo instructions and dreamy pasta dishes–and you’ll suddenly find yourself dusting off your pasta machine.

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So you think that very special coffee geek in your life is a little nutty. But does he like his coffee nutty? Perhaps a little citrusy? And, most importantly, where to shop for him? Well, consulting our handy coffee-themed gift compilation is certainly not a bad place to start this holiday season.

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Vintage wooden bread boards have become more popular over the past few years, but can still be found for a bargain. Pair a wooden board with some homemade bread or an artisan loaf from a bakery. Wrap the loaf in brown paper and tie it with some butcher twine, greenery and a tag.

Be the ultimate campsite chef with a complete, lightweight set of dishes & cookware.

The stunning simplicity of these Blunt Roll aprons is a timeless style that performs well, cleans up beautifully and looks cool in the kitchen.

Win a copy of the brand new Gluten-Free Artisan Bread in 5 Minutes a Day by Zoe Francois here!

Constructed with a flat bottom and enameled cast iron, this wok heats evenly on any cooktop, allowing me to stir-fry, braise (it's oven safe!), and sauté with ease.

Listed as one of the top 10 best-selling cookbooks of all time by the New York Times, Moosewood Coookbook was rather revolutionary when it was first published in 1974, with a focus on healthy plant-based cooking. Still as relevant as ever, Katzen’s cookbook should be a mainstay in your collection.