Great ovenware sets
Have a foodie friend or just love to cook things up in the kitchen yourself? An ovenware set is a gift that'll keep on giving!
You can never go wrong with a classic, quality stoneware set. The best ones include pieces like a square baking dish, oval au gratin, rectangular casserole dish and mini cocottes. A set with an enamel glaze that's chip-, scratch- and stain-resistant glaze can be used in the oven, broiler, microwave and freezer. (Amazon, $55)
From muffins to pies, breads to cookies, there's nothing a complete bakeware set can't handle. With a round cake pan, a cookie sheet, muffin pan, loaf pan and roasting pan, the baking possibilities are endless. Many sets on the market are made of FDA-approved nonstick carbon steel and can weather up to 450 degrees F in the oven. (Amazon, $26)
Cookie bakeware set
For the cookie connoisseur, look for a cookie bakeware set complete with nonstick carbon steel cookie sheets, a cooling rack and a silicone baking mat. Commercial-grade pans come in handy for baking perfect cookies every time. Toss the set into the dishwasher for easy cleanup.
Rachel Ray bakeware set
Consider a Rachel Ray bakeware set that can go straight from the oven to the dinner table. This product offers great quality for all baking and cooking needs. Many of the baking dishes are nonporous and are safe in the oven, microwave, freezer, refrigerator and dishwasher. (Amazon, $36)