(Family Features) Want to give that special someone the trendiest gifts and gadgets of the season? Head over to the nearest kitchen store or gourmet grocer. The hottest gifts this year are for foodies. From the ultimate electric kettle to premium cookware to a delightful wine for any occasion, this gift guide has everything you need to make someone’s holiday very merry.
Go Gourmet with Non-Stick Cookware
Want a special gift for your favorite cook? This cookware set, available in copper or bronze colored nonstick interior, features a black high-fired porcelain enamel exterior. Learn more at www.NothingMessesWithIt.com. Made in USA, the premium DuPont(tm) Teflon® Platinum nonstick interior coating provides easy cooking and cleanup. The cookware is also compatible with gas, electric and ceramic glass cook-tops and oven safe up to 350°F.
Give a Toast to Wine Enthusiasts
Need the perfect hostess gift or something special for the wine enthusiast in your life? Wines crafted with grapes grown in single vineyard offer enhanced aromas and flavors in the glass. Consider Noble Vines 446 Chardonnay which comes from San Bernabe Vineyard in Monterey. This elegant wine offers enticing aromas golden delicious apples, pineapple and apricots. Medium-bodied with a creamy mid-palate, 446 Chardonnay exhibits flavors of peach and hints of toasty vanilla spice. Enjoy this delightful wine on its own or with soft cheeses, roasted fowl and baked yams. A suggested retail price of $12.99 makes it perfectly priced for any gift occasion. Find out more about 446 Chardonnay or Noble Vines at www.noblevines.com.
Electric Kettle Elevates Tea Making
The KitchenAid Pro Line® Series Electric Kettle quietly boils water in minutes and has variable temperature settings for more delicate drinks, such as green and white teas. Easily set precise temperatures with an external lever and get a true reading from the built-in gauge. Dual wall construction helps keep the water temperature hotter, longer while keeping the outside of the kettle cool to the touch. The electric kettle is available in candy apple red, frosted pearl white and onyx black. Visit www.KitchenAid.com.
Gift Savory Grain-Fed Beef
Make everyone on your list happy with The Ideal Gift Assortment from Omaha Steaks. This assortment features everyone’s favorites, including two filet mignons, two beefy top sirloins, four boneless pork chops and eight juicy Omaha Steaks burgers. The value combo also includes four stuffed baked potatoes and a 6-inch chocolate lover’s cake to complete any meal. For more flavorful grain-fed beef and gourmet gift ideas, visit www.omahasteaks.com/holiday2013.(photo of woman and man with gift) – Photo courtesy of Getty Images