Feast on gift-giving goodies under $250
It’s the season for sharing, savoring and socializing! Whet their appetite with gorgeous kitchen-inspired gifts under $250.
They'll want to stay home for the holidays -- and maybe even all year-- with these fantastic finds for the dedicated chef and uber entertainer. These generous gifts will glisten under the tree.
This panini press makes the perfect sandwich. Use the press to grill meats and veggies first, then fill your sandwich with them and…tah-dah! Nonstick cast-aluminum plates ensure even cooking and you can adjust the thickness of your sandwich, too.
This is the ultimate gift that keeps on giving. For those who appreciate the wonderful taste and culinary offerings of olive oil and olives, Nudo offers this tasting package: 3 tins of flavored olive oils, organic capers; sundried tomatoes; organic pesto; tagliatelle; and a recipe booklet. The exciting part of the package is the paperwork that allows you to register and adopt a tree in a particular grove in Italy – from which you'll receive the extra virgin olive oil produced by your tree.
Sur La Table
No wine cellar? No problem! This 18-bottle wine refrigerator has two temperature zones, allowing for the proper conditions for both red and white wine. Silent and stylish, this wine refrigerator is definitely something worth toasting to!
Say goodbye to your neighborhood barista! Easy-to-use, sleek and sophisticated, this espresso/cappuccino maker delivers your daily dose of caffeine. This is the gift that gets you going!
James Beard Foundation
If that someone special on your list enjoys learning about the newest trends in cooking, food and restaurants, and loves dining out and being in-the-know about top chefs around the country, this membership is the perfect gift! Membership Includes subscription to the Foundation newsletter, attendance at special events and more.