If you’re looking for some great ideas on what to stuff in stockings this Christmas, here are a few fantastic products for the everyday cook. They are perfect for anyone with a kitchen, even if they don’t consider themselves a cook, as everyone has use for these products from time to time. From college students in their first college rental to the person who cooks every meal at home with passion, these kitchen tool stocking stuffers are practical and should be well received this Christmas.
Avocado Saver 1 of 10As someone who usually eats half an avocado and tries desperately to keep the other half good for the next meal, I truly appreciate the ingenuity of this device.
Check out the Avo Saver
Herb Saver 2 of 10Anyone who uses fresh herbs knows how quickly they can turn in the refrigerator. This will extend their life, as well as keep them from picking up any funky fridge odors.
Check out the Prepara Herb Savor Pod
Knife 3 of 10A good paring knife comes in handy, and everyone can use a couple.
Check out the Kuhn Rikon 4-Inch Nonstick Colori Paring Knife
Microplane 4 of 10Zest hard cheeses, chocolate, citrus and more.
Check out the Microplane Soft-Handle Zester
Mini Whisk 5 of 10A mini whisk is a very valuable tool in the kitchen. It fits into small cups easily, making whisking the solo egg a breeze, whether for an egg wash or a couple scrambled eggs whipped up in the only clean cup available (don't you miss your college rental?).
Check out the Norpro 7-Inch Mini Whisk
Pickle Fork 6 of 10Everyone knows the worst part of getting a pickle is reaching your hand into the jar. Pickle lovers far and wide will appreciate this long-reach fork.
Check out the Stainless Steel LONG Reach Pickle Fork
Pinch Bowls 7 of 10From prepping ingredients to just holding dipping sauces and extra salt, pinch bowls can be used by everyone.
Check out the Le Creuset Silicone Pinch Bowls
Silicone Spatula 8 of 10One can never have too many spatulas.
Check out the Le Creuset Silicone Spatula
Metal Tongs 9 of 10Whether you are flipping burgers on the grill or tossing and serving salad, these tongs are a chef's best friend.
Check out the Oxo Good Grips Locking Tongs
Bottle Opener 10 of 10Unlock the treasure in your bottle with this key.
Check out the Castle Key Bottle Opener
Top photo credit: Aimée Wimbush-Bourque of Simple Bites