Top 10 Gifts for the Budding Chef

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My kids love to cook with me — it’s actually hard to keep them OUT of the kitchen! So I try to foster their interest — and I have an apron on the list for my daughter’s next birthday! Here are 10 gifts that your budding chef will love too.

Curious Chef’s 11 Piece Child Chef Starter Kit

This cute set comes with a colorful apron, measuring spoons, spatula, whisk, and more, including a shopping list where your little chef can plan their ingredients. There are several different versions – some girly and some not – depending on which colors your or your little chef prefer!

Handstand Kids Baking Around the World Kit

Handstand Kids Baking Around the World Kit

This kit from Handstand Kids comes with international recipes to introduce kids to cooking and new foods. Including recipes like Korean Sweet Potato Cake, South African Pumpkin Bread Pudding and All-American Chocolate Chip cookies, this cookbook will introduce your kids to tons of new recipes. And it comes in a cute box set with a whisk and cupcake liners.

Kidstir Subscription

Kidstir is a recipe/cooking subscription service that gets kids cooking creative food in the kitchen. Each kit comes with cooking tools, a detailed shopping list, step by step recipes, games and puzzles, and “educational foodie pages”. The instructions will help you and your kids create three different fun foods each month.

The Disney Princess Cookbook

For princesses who love to cook, this book can’t be beat. Full of cute recipes like “Ariel’s Sea Turtle Cupcakes” and “Rapunzel’s Frying Pan Eggs”, this book has easy to follow recipes with yummy food pictures and illustrations of your favorite Disney princesses.

The Little Cook: Pizza Baking Kit

This brightly colored set comes with dough recipes, measuring cups, a rolling pin, and a silicone spatula. A perfect gift for a pizza-loving kid (which is most of them!), this is sure to create healthier habits than frozen or fast food pizzas.

Raddish Subscription

Raddish is another food subscription service for kids. Each month’s kit offers 3 illustrated recipe guides, 3 culinary skill cards, a creative kitchen project, and a kid-friendly tool or collectible. Kit themes include “Ticket to Japan”, “Food is Art”, and “My Dream Restaurant”. Raddish is a present that kids will enjoy now, and that will teach them skills for a lifetime.



Curious Chef 16 Piece Cupcake Decorating Kit

If your kid tends to be more of a baker than a cook, this set is perfect. It includes everything needed for adorable cupcakes: a muffin tin, silicone cupcake liners, frosting decorator with tips, a frosting spreader, and more. This set is sure to pay off when you get your kids to make their own treats for their next birthday!

MasterChef Junior Burger Making Set

For kids who like meatier options instead of sugary ones, the MasterChef Junior Burger Making Set is the way to go. It comes with a mixing bowl, burger press, turner, cutting board, and three recipe cards, including a recipe for pizza burgers that sounds totally amazing.

The Star Wars Cook Book

Do you know a kid who loves to cook AND loves Star Wars? This cookbook is perfect! Featuring recipes like “Wookiee Cookies” and “Boba Fett-Uccine”, it will keep any hungry Star Wars fan happy.

Zoku Shake and Smoothie Maker

And finally, get your little chef to make you a sweet treat to relax with. This nifty device lets your make slushes or milkshakes in as little as seven minutes. Just pull the frozen core out of the freezer, pour in ingredients like milk, juice, or blended fruit, and watch as the frozen core quickly transforms them into a delicious treat.