Kitchen Accessories for Foodies
Nothing says the holidays like the smell of tasty treats baking in the oven. Though there certainly can be too many cooks in the kitchen, there can never be too much cookware. So whether you're playing hostess with the mostest or gracious party-goer, here's a list of kitchen accessories sure to please holiday reveler.
Miyoko Ohtake is a San Francisco Bay Area–based freelance writer and a former editor at Dwell. She has also geeked out as a writer at Wired and tracked down stories as a reporter at Newsweek. When not writing, she can be found cooking and chronicling her epicurean adventures at Miyoko Eats, training for her next marathon, and enjoying all that the City by the Bay and the great outdoors have to offer.
A graphic-design-loving foodie's dream, this beautiful black-and-white book is part art book, part history book, part cookbook. The Geometry of Pasta, by Caz Hildebrand and Jacob Kenedy, is made up of an alphabetical presentation of pasta shapes, accompanied with recipes ideal for each type of noodle.