Kyocera Ultimate Ceramic Knife Set includes a 5-inch slicing knife, a “perfect peeler” and “adjustable mandolin.” The ceramic blades never corrode or rust. Kyocera offers a lifetime warranty that includes lifetime sharpening. Available at Gourmet Shop.
FreshTECH Automatic Home Canning System by Ball® was designed to take the guesswork and worries out of canning. It empowers you to preserve delicious homemade foods (shelf-stable for up to one year), prepare fresh jams and jellies, sauces, tomatoes, salsas, fruit, pickles and more! Available at Mary & Martha’s.
Staub 4-qt. Enameled Cast-Iron Round Dutch Oven. Ideal for braising, roasting and caramelizing, Staub cast iron cookware was developed for the finest chefs in Europe. The benefit of Staub is the self-basting spikes under the flat lids that allows slow-cooking of roasts or chicken to insure tender and moist results. Staub has three coats of enamel with a smooth finish to avoid scratching. Available at Mary & Martha’s.
The iPrep Tablet Stand is the perfect kitchen gadget. It has four usable viewing angles and fits all current tablets. It also includes a stylus for keeping your tablet clean from messy kitchen fingers. Available at Mary & Martha’s.
Chill Cooling Pour Spout by True Fabrications®. Pour your first glass of wine, then insert the cooling pour spout into the open bottle and relax as your guests enjoy perfectly chilled wine. The built-in, drip-free pour spout keeps things tidy and elegant as the wine chiller continues to maintain your wine at an ideal temperature. Available at Mary & Martha’s.
Veuve Clicquot Brut Yellow Label. Add the perfect amount of festivity to the season with a wine-lover’s favorite that offers subtle notes of white peach, anise, biscuit and kumquat. Available at Gourmet Shop.
Moutet Tissage Kitchen Linens are an essential for the French food-lover. Picturing pastimes from the countryside, Moutet Tissage specialty products are hand-woven on antique Jacquard looms. Available in many different designs, shapes and sizes at Gourmet Shop.
Sallie’s Greatest Blackberry Spice + Sage Jam features seedless blackberries and a mix of spices blended with a touch of sage. This “Limited Reserve Flavor” herbal fruit jam is all-natural and perfect for holiday gatherings. Pair with warm baked brie cheese or use it as a topping with red wine on a grilled pork chop. Available at www.salliesgreatest.com
Gramercy Tavern by Michael Anthony and Dorothy Kalins. This cookbook feels like it has been sitting on your shelf for years — the perfect dinner party reference. It offers the kind of dishes that will impress your guests, but you don’t have to spend three days preparing. It’s an instant classic, not so much because it pushes food in a new direction but rather because it’s the food you want to be eating. Available at www.barnesandnoble.com.