This gift guide is a compilation of our favorite smaller-sized gifts perfect for any cook at any level. Whether we find them useful, inspiring, or just flat out tasty, you can’t go wrong with these smaller best-sellers. If your looking for cookware & cutlery for more serious cooking, check out our Cookware & Cutlery Holiday Gift Guide!
Penguin Cocktail Shaker: Inspired by vintage art-deco style from the 30’s, this cocktail shaker is a perfect match for the bartender that’s a little unconventional. Made of stainless steel, this shaker is easy to clean, and doubles as a great conversation piece.
Iceberg Ice Mold: Not only is this ice mold great for cocktails, but it makes them feel much more fancy than ever before. Comes with two ice molds so they can share- if they want.
Opinel Corkscrew Knife: Ideal for charcuterie lovers who also know how to pair their selection with wine, the picnic lovers, or the avid travelers, this do-it-all knife is perfect for on the go adventure. The blade is made of Swedish Sandvik steel, which holds a great edge and can be easily tuned-up on any sharpening stone. The handle is made out of beechwood, giving this knife an elegant look.
Artisan Bread Lame: We all know someone who got into baking this year… Made from stainless steel and Romanian Beechwood, this durable bread lame has 15 double-edge dough scoring blades for precise control over the expansion of any loaf of bread.
Euroscrubbies: Sweet, sweet Euroscrubbies. We all swear by them, and can rely on them to clean up the toughest messes without causing any damage. A must for a stocking stuffer, this scrubby will work on anything from non-stick pots and pans, glass cooktops and cookware, porcelain sinks, glass shower doors, marble and tile, garden tools, wood and plastic furniture, and is perfect to clean up your cast iron without taking off the seasoning. The list goes on. What’s even better, they can throw it in the dishwasher when it needs a little sprucing up.
Chocolate Chili Spice from Teeny Tiny Spice Co. With their roots starting here in Vermont, Teeny Tiny Spice Co. crafted this wonderfully spicy chocolate chili blend that is ideal for the heat lovers who want to add a kick to their hot cocoa this season. This blend includes maple sugar to give it that special Vermont twist!
Microwave Popcorn Maker: For the homemade popcorn lover (it changes everything) this silicone popcorn maker allows you to make your own popcorn in the microwave, with just the kernels, allowing the popcorn lover to come up with their own unique recipes, and at the same time, not worry about any other processed ingredients. Add in a bag of Wabash Valley Farms to make the gift a set!
Magic Unicorn Salt: For the creative cook, this salt blend made of smoked paprika, garlic, rosemary, celery seed and pure ocean salt will add quite the flavorful snap to.. well, anything, really. It’s magic!
The Little Vermont Cookbook: This charming cookbook by author Melissa Pasanen is a delight for anyone who appreciates the tastes and originality of the traditional recipes here in Vermont.
Vermont Maple Sriracha Hot Sauce: Perfect for the pepper lover, this best selling hot sauce is best selling for a reason. Marrying the heat of sriracha and the sweetness of Vermont maple syrup, these hot sauces definitely have a following. Vermont Maple Sriracha comes in four flavors, Verde (jalapeno style), Habanero, Smoked, and of course, The Original. There’s a flavor for every type of heat lover!
Le Creuset Salt & Pepper Mills: Season every dish to perfection with Le Creuset Salt and Pepper Mills. Combining classic form and modern technology with our iconic colors, the ceramic grinder is strong enough to crack peppercorns and corrosion-resistant for grinding salt. The acrylic ABS-finished mills do not absorb odors or moisture and easily wipe clean.