FOR THE BARGAIN HUNTER: Lodge Color Enamel 6-Quart Dutch Oven. Our favorite Dutch ovens cost more than $200. Ouch! But we found a cheaper version that performs just as well, and costs only $50. GET YOURS.
FOR EVERY COFFEE LOVER: Technivorm Moccamaster 10-Cup Coffee Maker. Certified by the SCAA (Specialty Coffee Association of America), this machine meets time and temperature guidelines with utter consistency. As a result, it produces an incredibly smooth, velvety brew. GET YOURS
Day 4— FOR THE ESPRESSO GEEK: Presso Espresso Machine. This machine produced rich, flavorful espresso and velvety crema. It was easy and intuitive; after just a few uses we’d mastered great espresso. GET YOURS.
FOR THE NERD: OXO Food Scale. Good habits, such as weighing baking ingredients, can make you a better cook. The super-clear display on this model offers an optional backlight, four easy-to-read buttons, and can be pulled out from the large, removable (i.e. washable) platform when weighing bulky items. GET YOURS: http://amzn.to/1da9gGk.
Day 10: FOR THE PARTY HOST: Waring Pro Professional Cordless Wine Opener. This opener has a broader base that lets the device rest firmly on the bottle, and its sturdy, quieter corkscrew minimized wobbling. This opener is great for opening multiple bottles for a party. GET YOURS: http://amzn.to/1cp3hfm.