Top 10 Cooks' Tools

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Williams-Sonoma is a one-stop shop for finding gifts for the cooking enthusiasts in your life. Whether you have a friend who likes to casually entertain, a child who just got her first place or a sibling setting ablaze to the culinary world, there is a top cooking gift for the occasion. Find everything from essential bar glasses monogrammed with the gift recipient’s name.


A professional chef usually doesn’t rely on things that whistle and whirl. A professional chef likes to get back to the basics when it comes to implementing his recipes. If you know a culinary professional, a molcajete may be the perfect gift. This stone bowl comes with a wooden grinder that allows the chef to grind and mix spices together over the coarse rocks. The tool is also perfect for mashing avocados, onions, garlic and lime juice together to create the best tableside guacamole.


There is an almost endless supply of top cooking gifts for the grilling aficionado in your life. Give him a monogrammed steak carving board so he can create the perfect juicy slices against the grain. A Bluetooth thermometer is the best bet for guys who enjoy slow cooking meat on the grill and need to keep tabs on the temperature on their smartphones while they tend to other matters inside the house.