13 Best Baking Gadgets for the Betty Crocker in Your Life
Everyone has that one person in their life who’s always bringing a freshly baked batch of cookies to the office or whipping up homemade cinnamon rolls for weekend brunch. We like to call them our “favorite person in the world,” but you might just know them as your mom, your coworker, or your significant other (you lucky person, you). Of course, you simply must encourage this person to indulge in their baking hobby as much as possible by getting them some thoughtful kitchen gadgets as gifts. Because the more cool kitchenware they get to use, the more cookies you get to eat.
No baker’s kitchen is complete without the mother of all baking gadgets: the KitchenAid standing mixer. This baby comes in tons of gorgeous colors, has 15 available attachments, and can make anything from cookies to bread.
Cooking is an art, but baking is a science. And all bakers know that the best results come with precise measurements, which is why a kitchen scale is so useful.
A French-style rolling pin has a tapered shape that can be pivoted for paper-thin and perfectly round dough. Any dedicated baker definitely needs this tool to upgrade their pies and pastries.
For bakers who want a multi-functional gadget, this adjustable measuring cup cuts down on all the clutter by helping them measure different amounts with one tool.
If your baker bestie loves to keep organized and needs durable vessels for their delicious recipes, these stainless steel nesting bowls are just the ticket. They’ll feel like a bona fide pastry chef every time they use them.
Your personal Betty Crocker can cut waaaay down on the amount of wax paper, parchment, and foil they use thanks to these silicone oven mats.
Not every baker is blessed with a high-tech, heat regulated oven, and sometimes the old-school models can run too cool or too hot. Take the guesswork out of the equation with this handy thermometer.
Your friend can say goodbye to lopsided cakes forever! This leveler will slide through any uneven edges for a professional finish.
Any tool that brings your baking buddy closer to perfection is an amazing gift in their book. These handy strips will ensure their cakes rise evenly every time.
Does your bestie dream of icing their cakes like those bakers on Cake Boss? This is the tool they’ll need for perfectly smooth icing (and even some artistic flourishes).
Cupcakes are fun, but they create a ton of waste. Any eco-friendly baking enthusiast will love this silicone pan that makes those paper sleeves totally unnecessary.
This little “devil” will be a godsend for your friend’s kitchen, saving their fingers from painful burns.
Whether your friend is dabbling in pancake art or just looking for an easy way to apply icing decorations, this pancake pen will become their go-to tool for countless uses.