The ability to cook, prepare, and arrange a beautiful meal is a truly underappreciated art form. Doing so without any animal products is especially astounding. Whether the cook in your life is preparing food professionally or in your home kitchen, show them your appreciation with any of these gifts for vegan chefs (or you!)
At Beyond Sushi, we know that food is more than just nourishment; it’s a love language. During the next birthday, anniversary, or special night out on the town, show your love with a trip to any of Beyond Sushi’s signature restaurants in the NYC area.
Not feeling up to a night out? With our easy pickup and delivery options, a cozy night at home can still carry the excitement of a full, elaborate celebration. Set the stage with a delicious, vegan meal before passing on the gift you’ve carefully planned!
5 Best Gifts for Vegan Chefs
The best presents show a level of thoughtfulness and understanding. It’s not about the price tag. It’s about attention! Show the vegan chef in your life that you’ve paid attention to their interests and needs with any of these spectacular gifts.
Labeled Cutting Boards
Most devout followers of a cruelty-free lifestyle understand the hassles involved with cross-contamination, especially if you live with a non-vegan. With easily labeled cutting boards, the vegan chef in your life can easily assure that his favorite veggie-exclusive cutting board isn’t later used to chop raw meat!
Though a homemade gift always carries a special level of significance, today’s market has a wide variety of attractive, cleanly labeled cutting boards. Choose from sleek bamboo or fun, colorful plastic, whichever better seems to fit the energy of your favorite cook!
Japanese Cooking Knife
Whether the cook in your life is vegan, vegetarian, or carnivore, they’ll surely appreciate the gift of a sharp new blade for their collection. Though a standard chef’s knife is always handy, for an even more special gift, consider investing in traditional Japanese knives.
The Nakiri and Santoku style of cooking knives are especially versatile, making them great for chopping vegetables of any size. Best of all, Japanese knives are forged with the highest quality of craftsmanship, meaning that they’ll stay safe and sharp through years of butternut squash, potatoes, or other dense veggies.
A Veggie Spiralizer
If you’ve ever enjoyed a bowl of zucchini pasta or a side of crisp curly fries, chances are, you enjoyed the benefit of a veggie spiralizer. Give your favorite vegan chef the opportunity to experiment even further within their skill through the gift of their own veggie spiralizer!
These spiralizers come in a variety of different forms, from basic handheld devices to more sleek, automatic versions. No matter your price range, you shouldn’t have any trouble finding the ideal model for the vegan chef in your life.
Vegan Yogurt Kit
A cruelty-free diet isn’t about sacrificing your favorite dishes; it’s about taking advantage of equally delicious substitutions. With the help of a vegan yogurt kit, your favorite vegan chef can enjoy experimenting with their own forms of vegan yogurt, guaranteeing they’ll never have to miss out on their favorite breakfast.
No one said you have to be a chef to enjoy the creative process behind cooking. With these vegan yogurt starters, you can enjoy using soy, cashew, or a variety of other rich plant milk to create thick, creamy vegan yogurt!
If the vegan chef in your life makes a profession living by cooking cruelty-free food, they may not want to come home just to cook even more. Give them the gift of a night off! Through a gift card to their favorite restaurant, you can treat them to a night where they’ve no responsibility other than to enjoy a delicious meal.
Gift cards make for a fantastic, “just because” gift, the kind of surprise everyone enjoys. Investigate which vegan restaurants in your area specialize in the kind of flavors your chef enjoys. As you look around, consider Beyond Sushi, New York City’s leading vegan restaurant chain. The wide variety available on our globally inspired menu will guarantee that no matter their craving, your favorite vegan chef won’t leave hungry.
There’s no need to wait for a special occasion to treat the vegan chef in your life. A small, affordable gift is a fantastic way to show your appreciation and brighten this person’s day.
If you’d rather show your appreciation through quality time well spent, consider treating your favorite cook to a night out at Beyond Sushi. Sample fresh flavors from all over the globe as you chat and catch up. For those who are too tired from a long day cooking on the line to dress up, Beyond Sushi makes a night in simple with pickup and delivery options. Place your order today and enjoy delicious, creative vegan food made easy!