Be it for the hostess
, the foodie, or the home-chef, a well-thought-out gift with a culinary inclination is one that will surely be appreciated. After all, it's rare that we splurge on an item for the kitchen, and even more so, find one that isn't entirely utilitarian. With this in mind, we set out to find the must-have pieces—we're talking everything from the best cookbooks
on the market to the beautifully-crafted items that'll elevate your current storage game. Read on for the complete lowdown on the ultimate gifts for the foodie in your life. Even if said foodie is you.