Happy Chef Appreciation Week! While we’re spoiling all our favorite chefs this week with special gifts and perks (speaking of, have you signed up for our emails yet?), we thought it would be fun to compile a little gift guide, in case you’re looking for that special something to spoil that special chef in your kitchen. From a salami club membership to the ultimate copper pot, a fancy new jacket or an innovative spatula, we’ve got the goodies chefs really crave – read on to shop our Chef Appreciation Gift Guide!
Olympia Provisions | Salami of the Month Club
American charcuterie masters Olympia Provisions have made a name for themselves in Portland, Oregon, utilizing old-fashioned methods and techniques. The result: a finely crafted charcuterie company that has garnered acclaim from the likes of everyone from Bon Appetit to The New York Times. For chefs looking to taste the fruits of this legendary salumeria, Olympia Provisions’ Salami of the Month Club makes it easy for members to try 12 different of their top-selling salamis – delivered right to your door each month, along with tasting notes and pairing suggestions.
A staple in our Essentials Collection, the Hartford’s single-breasted, zippered coat offers the wearer a complementary product at an affordable price point. For women, this jacket is offered in a more tailored, feminine fit, with additional darts and slimming seams. Crafted in lightweight cotton twill with Cool Vent™ siding, the Hartford is the quintessential workhorse for your entire culinary staff. Offered in a crisp white for summer, this coat is best worn on well, any day that ends in “y.”
GIR | GIF Ultimate Set
Not all spatulas are created equal. Enter the GIR, the ultimate silicone cookware that is, quite literally, built to withstand the hottest of kitchen tasks. Conservatively rated to perform at temperatures reaching 464 Fahrenheit, these badass spatulas rock any kitchen task, big or small. Surprise your chef with the Ultimate 3-pack, which includes three of their flagship designs to kick-start their home cooking game.
Dansk | Kobenstyle Saucepan
This kitchen essential is so great it earned it’s own ode in Bon Appetit, so it’s only natural we include it as a the ultimate saucepan to surprise your cooks with. The one-pot-meal-maker-to-end-all-meal-makers, this do-it-all pot fries, sautés, melts, and mixes with ease – and looks great on your counter. Perfect for small kitchens and those adverse to dishes, this one-stop-kitchen pot is a favorite around our test kitchen – and for good reason!
Chef Works | Galveston Chef’s Bib Apron
The workhorse of our new collection, our heavyweight Galveston aprons are designed to withstand the toughest of temps. Crafted using vintage canvas, the Galveston appeals to artisans across a multitude to industries. Designed with a chef in mind, the Galveston Chef’s Bib Apron features an adjustable cross back straps that connect in back, alleviates stress from the neck and prevents apron bunching. A right-hand cell phone pocket features saddle stitch embroidery, and a right hip pocket keeps your essentials close at hand.