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Category: Best gifts for bakers 2018
Looking for the perfect gift for your favourite bread baker? Here are my ideas for the best gifts for bakers. Whether you’re looking for practical, unusual or cool baking gifts or simply a good stocking filler for Christmas, there are beautiful baking gift ideas for any budget.
Best gifts for bakers
Take a look at my top picks below. Getting a gift for the baker in your life shouldn’t be too difficult, there are lots of good present ideas to be snapped up.
A fabulous book not to be mistaken for a bread making book. Toast is a collection of delicious toast recipes, organised by season. The possibilities of heaping beautiful seasonal ingredients on bread are limitless! Here are some of my own sourdough toast recipes if you are looking to explore.
Toast Coaster Set
A set of eight natural cork coasters, this toast coaster set looks like a mini loaf of bread. Perfect for weekend brunches.
What did you get for the bread lover in your life? Let me know.
My passion for bread baking and all things #realbread have had the nice side effect of getting lovely bread related gifts for birthdays and for Christmas. Over the years, I’ve received many great gifts – some educational, some decorative, some unusual, unique and quirky. If you are looking for Christmas gift ideas for the bread baker in your life, this guide to the best gifts for bread bakers and bread baking should be helpful. There are lots of bread making gifts to choose from and here are my top gift ideas for bread bakers.
1. Bread making books
Bread making books are brilliantly inspirational and educational gifts for bread bakers of all levels. Here are my top picks and all-time favourite bread books which have been with me all the way.
These bread making gifts are for bakers who are looking to up their bread baking game.
A brilliant bread baking tool is the Lékué bread maker, a wonderfully efficient and practical silicone bowl which can be used for mixing, proofing and baking loaves of bread. It makes for a unique and clever gift for bread bakers, you can also read my detailed review here.
One bread baking accessory I cannot recommend highly enough is the La Cloche baking dome, a stoneware baking set with a base and domed lid. Baking with the La Cloche dome will do wonders for the aesthetics of bread loaves, delivering brilliantly crisp crusts and a soft, evenly baked crumb.
For those of us with cold kitchens which make proofing bread loaves, and sourdough loaves specifically, a lengthy and sometimes difficult process. Let me introduce the Brod and Taylor Folding Bread Proofer which doubles up as yoghurt maker and slow cooker.
3. Bread baking gift sets
This can be a really nice gift idea for budding bread bakers. Put together a bread making kit gift including a mixing bowl, dough scraper, baking cloth and a bread baking book. It makes for a thoughtful and decorative gift to get a newbie baker off to a great start!
The perfect gift for those serious about bread baking. Grinding flour at home and using fresh flour for bread baking makes a baker’s homemade goods even more flavoursome. Choose a quality and versatile grain mill for the best results!
Komo Fidibus Grain Mill A medium-sized, electric grain mill from Germany. High-quality, solid beechwood casing, stunning good looks, grinds all grains.
5. Accessory gifts for bread bakers
Some of the most useful gifts I’ve ever received were bread accessories for storing and serving bread. Here are some practical and decorative ideas for bread accessory gifts.