Outstanding Mother's Day Gifts for 8 Kinds of Foodies
Oh, happy joy, it’s Mother's Day once again. If you're like me, right about now you’re stumped (as usual) in finding a gift for your mom, and/or the other mothers in your life. Never fear: From the backyard griller to the kitchen gardener, I've found some ideas for an unexpected present that will surprise and delight, and I've got some blogs I think each type of mom will love, too -- add the recommendation to your card.
The Home Chef
Salt is the multitasking key to preparing fabulous food. It adds flavor, and its chemical magic can transform an ingredient. With three types of salt (fleur de sel, flaky sea salt, and sel gris) and a guide on how to use them, the Meadow Foundations Salt Set ($40) will elevate even the most accomplished home chef’s food another notch.
Blog recommendation: Michael Ruhlman. Great techniques, achievable in home kitchens.