Best Baking Gifts

Best baking gifts

From sourdough baskets to pretty cake stands, pie books to unique baking ingredients, check out our gift inspiration for your favourite baker

Looking for baking gifts for your favourite baker? Whether it’s some kit to get their sourdough started, a book for baking inspiration or a perfect pie dish, check out our gift inspiration. Why not bake your own cake using our showstopping cake recipes, then present to your favourite baker on a cake stand for them to keep and use to display their favourite cakes? 

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Best baking gifts

Kiku blue cake stand, £36, Oliver Bonas

With its quirky design (we’re looking at those on-trend scalloped handles) and delicate floral pattern, this porcelain cake stand is perfect for showing off a classic victoria sponge. It looks beautiful displayed on the shelf too.

A single tier blue cake stand with white design

The Pie Room cookbook, £16.17, Amazon

Pie maestro Calum Franklin on the art of perfect pastry and pies, from wellingtons to sea bass en croûte. Give the gift of perfect pies!

pie room

Stand mixer, £599, KitchenAid

KitchenAid’s iconic 4.8-litre stand mixer now comes in a stylish feather pink colour, the ideal present to cater to every baking need.

Stand mixer

Fiasconaro pistachio cream, £8.79, Sous Chef

This is a great stocking filler for a baker. It’s a unique product to spread onto waffles, sandwich between macarons or spoon straight from the jar.

A jar of Fiasconaro pistachio cream

Lined banneton, £22.72, The Sourdough School

Got the sourdough-making bug? This handmade, heavy-duty banneton is designed for a lifetime of use. Check out our step-by-step guide to make the perfect sourdough.

Sourdough Bread Basket

Pear wood biscuit roller, £27.50, Sous Chef

Up your baking game and make intricate designs in traditional German springerle and speculaas spiced biscuits with the help of this pretty rolling pin.

A long pear wood German springerle rolling pin

House Decor rustic cake stand, £55.50, Trouva

Serve finger sarnies, scones and cupcakes on this porcelain stand. Get this out at low-key gatherings where you want the cakes to do the talking.

Rustic Cake Stand

African print oven mitts, £25.99, Bespoke Binny

Gift these colourful oven mitts so your favourite baker can pull cakes and pies out of the oven in style – perfect for Instagram photos to show off bakes!

Turquoise and pink patterned Oven Gloves

Fluted pie mould, £29.50, Nom Living

Simple yet stylish, this oven-to-table ceramic pie dish is ideal for serving comforting pies in.

NOM living fluted pie mould

PME paste colours for icing, £11.88, Amazon

The secret to bold, vibrant colours in any kind of icing (sugarpaste, buttercream, fondant, royal icing, you name it), without any nasty aftertaste, is colour pastes. More concentrated in colour (so you use less) and less liquid than traditional food colouring (so the consistency of your icing won’t be affected), these pastes come in eight shades and can also be easily blended to make bespoke shades.

PME Paste Colours for Icing

Ceramic jam jar, £25, Ferm

Make a batch of jam to go in this chic jar for maximum gifting points. Check out our best jam recipes for inspiration.

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Pale yellow speckled jam jar with spoon

Cast-iron bread pan, £180, The Sourdough School

Sourdough School’s pan is designed to create the ideal baking environment for sourdough loaves.

Sourdough loaf in a Sourdough Bread Pan