Whether for holidays, birthdays, or just because, we like to keep our eyes peeled for the most thoughtful, original gift ideas. Who better to guide us in this quest than the one and only Mario Batali? Below, check out a sampling of the good chef’s favorite items from our Shop—hopefully it will help you stumble upon your next home-run present.
When you have a true pie wizard in your family like my wife Susi, all the details matter when gifting the perfect pastry. Transport your masterpiece in this practical box that doubles as a cool gift.
I use my copper pots so frequently that I send them to a guy in Rhode Island who carefully re-tins them every few years. Copper is an investment, but so worth it!
Speaking of precious metals, this gorgeous matte gold shaker is making me rethink my entire barware situation. Gold for the win.
We have a million tote bags in our house but this one wins for its flat-bottom feature—perfect for shopping at the farmers’ market or transporting goods to the shore for a Lake Michigan beach picnic.
Food and music have always gone hand in hand for me. Make your playlist ahead of time so all you have to do is press play and listen wirelessly.
When it comes to hot sauce, I say the hotter the better. I’ve been making my own hot sauce as Christmas gifts for years. This kit can help you do the same.