GLOSS Issue 4 ( November / December 2017 ) - Page 47

4 1 G I F T Christmas Gift Ideas for Kitchen Lovers The Christmas season is upon us, and stress has begun to fill the air. Sometimes we just don’t have the time to be creative. As giving should never be a source of stress, we felt the need to share our personal gift ideas for Christmas this year for those who find it difficult to get out of the kitchen. We hope you find some inspiration. gars d Vine Flavoured Oils re an way to create a new or Flavoured oils are su are New oils and vinegars improve an old dish. gh. u can never have enou yo , ok co a r fo at tre a always ok l, Truffle oil, simply lo Walnut oil, Avocado oi u will ialty food store and yo around your local spec and ty ty today. Look for pret rie va e th at ed az am be mph. e oil in for that extra oo unique bottles to fill th 2 3 4 Coffee & Tea Most kitchen lovers love coffee if not to drink, to cook with. So why not create a coffee gift basket? Find organic coffee, which usually come in lovely packaging, and while you are at it, buy some cinnamon sticks, honey, flavoured syrups to add sweetness to the basket. Why not also throw in some specialty coffee and tea mugs and some chocolates? Same could be done with tea as well. Stora ge Containers It may sound unusual, but storage containers could play a vital role in the lives of those who love spend ing time in the kitchen. These conta iners always seem to disappear, and you can never have enough of them or enou gh sizes. They must be of the best qu ality which are able to go into the freeze r, dishwasher, and microwave. Buy several different shapes and sizes, but fill the m with nuts or candies to make the gift mo re special. Gift Baskets There are plenty of ways to get creative in the kitchen. For one last sugges tion: make your own “Special Gift Basket” by comb ining the ideas. This could turn out to be an inc redible gift for any kitchen lover and a great wa y to share the love of food. 47