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12 Smart Kitchen Gadgets To Gift The Foodie In Your Life

Get ready to wonder, Well, dang! Should I get one for myself too?

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1. A stainless steel frother that's USB-rechargeable so they can feel like a fancy barista without worrying about batteries.

Black and stainless steel frother isolated on a white background
MUD\WTR

Get it from MUD\WTR for $15.

2. A sous vide precision cooker that works with an app and allows users to fancily announce, "This was made with the sous vide!"

Meat, marinated in a plastic bag, being placed into a sous vide precision cooker
Amazon

*In French, sous vide means "under vacuum," and in simple cooking terms, it's when you vacuum-seal food and then cook it in a water bath to perfection. Meaning, overcooking is officially a thing of the past!

Get it from Amazon for $199.

3. An electric egg cooker with auto shutoff capability, so they don't have to hover over the stove and wonder, Is it done NOW? OK, what about now?

Pale yellow egg cooker isolated on a white background
Amazon

Get it from Amazon for $19.99 (available in five colors).

4. An immersion blender that'll save counter space and their sanity when it comes time to clean up.

Multiple parts of an immersion blender isolated on a white background
Amazon

Get it from Amazon for $149.99.

5. A sparkling water maker they can use to absolutely slash their seltzer budget.

Mint blue SodaStream sitting out on a white counter next to a glass of carbonated water
SodaStream

Get it from SodaStream for $89.99 (available in five colors).

6. A wall-mounted can crusher that'll make them feel macho and conscientious about their carbon footprint.

Royal blue and black can crusher isolated on a white background
Amazon

Get it from Amazon for $13.99+ (available in two sizes and four colors).

7. A smart digital thermometer so they can step away from the oven without wondering if they're gonna get salmonella.

A smartphone displaying the ThermPro app, sitting next to the ThermPro smart digital thermometer, isolated on a white background
Amazon

Get it from Amazon for $59.99.

8. A smart pressure cooker, they can use to slow cook, pressure cook, sterilize, sauté, and so on. (For real, the possibilities are endless.)

Instant Pot and a smartphone displaying the Instant Pot app isolated on a white background
Amazon

Get it from Amazon for $149.99.

9. A countertop garden that'll help them keep herbs alive even if they don't have a green thumb.

White countertop herb garden sitting on a gray counter
Macy's

Get it from Macy's for $124.99 (available in two colors).

10. A smart oven with scan-to-cook technology that'll make them feel like they're living in the future.

A person's hand reads operating instructions for a smart oven that sits atop a white counter next to a clear utensil crock with wooden spoons
Tovala

Subscription meals start at $11.99.

Get the oven from Tovala for $199.

11. A colorful food scale to help them decipher the difference between dry ounces and fluid ounces with ease.

Orange smart food scale isolated on a white background
Amazon

Get it from Amazon for $22.55+ (available in nine colors).

12. And a sturdy knife sharpener that'll keep their tools executive-chef sharp.

Sky blue knife sharpener isolated on a white background
Amazon

Get it from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in five colors).

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You and your foodie friends, after you get your hands on any of these tools:

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