Christmas is almost upon us! But if you’re anything like us, this time of year can be filled with just as much stress as it does merriment. So to save you a mad dash around the High Street on Christmas Eve, we’ve put together a set of Christmas Gift Guides which should have all bases covered when buying for an average Joe. In this guide, we’re looking at gifts for the Kitchen and Home!
De’Longhi Clessidra Coffee Machine
Any Joe who loves a cup of Joe will adore De’Longhi’s brand new filter coffee machine. Named the Clessidra, it provides automated pulse pouring of the manual pour over method – but now at the touch of a button! Precise temperature and infusion time control ensure consistent results with coffee staying warm for up to 40 minutes. It also looks the part and will fit perfectly in virtually any stylish kitchen.
VonHaus 3000W Leaf Blower
If you’ve been putting off tidying the garden since the temperatures plummeted, this Leaf Blower from VonHaus will make the whole experience far more exciting. The powerful 3000W motor blows, vacuums and even mulches leaves, compacting them in a 35 litre collection bag. It comes on wheels and also with a shoulder strap for easy use and transport, and the collection bag includes a zip for easy emptying.
Website: School of Wok
Bao is in. And you’ve ever had the pleasure of sampling pillow-like Japanese buns, you’ll probably be surprised to hear that they’re perfectly achievable at home – you just need the right pieces of kit. This Bao Hamper from School of Wok comes with everything you’ll need, including a two-tier steam basket, non-stick steam mat and a barbecue-flavoured Bao Bun Kit, so you won’t even need to worry about ingredients. Homemade fluffy bao buns in only 30 minutes. Unfortunately, we can’t guarantee that you won’t get covered in flour during the making… Sorry.
VonShef Professional Blender
Whether he makes smoothies before work or a quick soup for dinner, a blender is one of man’s most-loved kitchen gadgets and this Professional Blender from VonShef will do just the trick. Featuring a 1500W motor, this blenders is as powerful as any other commercial blender on the market, reaching speeds up to 30000rpm. Its super-tough stainless steel blades will blitz through basically anything, while its 9 speed controls and pulse function make it ideal for every use with greater consistency. At this price, it’s a complete bargain.
VonHaus Corded Stick Vacuum Cleaner
Getting a Joe to vacuum the house or even his car can be a tricky business. So give him no choice this Christmas with this 2-in-1 Handheld Vacuum. Clean carpets, hard floor surfaces, stairs, underneath sofas and inside the car with this multi-functional cleaner which can reach just about anywhere. Delivering powerful suction, the efficient 600W motor and dual cyclone technology captures even the tiniest dust particles. Another complete bargain.
Joule Sous Vide Machine
If your Joe spends much of his time in the kitchen, trust us when we say thus Joule sous vide machine by ChefSteps is best present he’ll get all Christmas. If you’ve ever watched Masterchef, you’ll know sous vide involves cooking meat or veg in a water bath for precision. Perfect for novices and experts alike, Joule takes the water bath concept and puts it in your own kitchen. Stand it in a large pan and it’ll heat water to the perfect temperature via an accompanying app. From fish to steak, just pick what you want to cook and it’ll take you through the steps.
So there we have it, our round-up of all the best tools and equipment for your Home and Kitchen this yuletide! Also don’t forget to check out our other cracking Christmas Gift Guides below…
Now you’ve got the Kitchen and Home covered, check out our other cracking Christmas Gift Guides below…