The Best Small Kitchen Appliances that Make Perfect Holiday Gifts

It's never too early to start crossing items off your holiday shopping list, especially before everything is sold out. Browse the top small kitchen appliances that are perfect for gift-giving. With their must-have features and rave customer reviews, we're surely going to give out some of these handy kitchen gadgets this holiday season—and maybe keep one or two for ourselves!

The Home Depot KitchenAid Silver Stand Mixer photo

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KitchenAid Silver Stand Mixer

The epitome of small kitchen appliances, the KitchenAid mixer is a must in every household. It offers up to 10 speed options and can mix just about anything. Create homemade pasta or spiralized veggies by using some of the special attachments that are sold separately. The best part: watching the recipient's face light up once this multipurpose kitchen appliance is unwrapped.

Price: $380

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The Home Depot Ninja Professional Blender with fruit ready to blend photo

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Ninja Professional Blender

For the smoothie fanatic in your life, this Ninja blender can get the job done in seconds! Crush, blend, or puree whole fruits and vegetables into a delicious smoothie, soup, or dressing to share. Dishwasher-safe components make the cleanup even easier.

Price: $59

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The Home Depot 6-quart Crock-Pot Slow Cooker photo

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Crock-Pot Slow Cooker

Know someone who is always on the go and never has time to make a delicious dinner? A slow cooker is the hottest kitchen gadget for making meal planning easier. This unique Crock-Pot is safe to to brown, sear, or sauté meats to perfection on the stove top before moving to the slow cooker to simmer. It even has a programmable timer to have dinner ready right when it's needed.

Price: $60

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The Home Depot KitchenAid Food Processor photo

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KitchenAid Food Processor

The perfect gift to give a friend for hosting the annual holiday party. This KitchenAid food processor can make a big batch of dips and sauces for large crowds. It comes with a variety of blades that can chop or puree, depending on what you're needing. The compact size and shape will also fit nicely in a cupboard when not in use.

Price: $116

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The Home Depot Cuisinart Coffee Maker with coffee pot photo

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Cuisinart Coffee Maker

We found the best gift for the coffee addict in your life. This near five-star Cuisinart coffee maker gets high marks for longevity (multiple reviewers said their previous model lasted 10 years or more) and ease of use. Plus, it features programmable settings to customize the brew to your liking. Choose from a stainless steel option or go bold with the fun metallic red!

Price: $74

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The Home Depot GoWISE USA Pressure Cooker with digital screen photo

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GoWISE USA Pressure Cooker

The pressure cooker is one of the most talked-about kitchen gadgets at the moment. It cooks a gourmet meal (as well as dinnertime staples like chili) in a fraction of the time compared to conventional cooking methods, and it's great for meal prepping. With 12 presets to choose from you can easily get dinner started with just a push of a button. Sounds so much better than standing over the hot stove stirring the pot, doesn't it?

Price: $60 for 6-quart capacity

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The Home Depot Cuisinart countertop grill with three dials on the front photo

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Cuisinart Countertop Grill

The best gift for someone who doesn't have space for an outdoor grill, this Cuisinart countertop option gets the job done just as easily. It's designed with four different plates including a grill, panini press, flat grill, and griddle. Whether you want pancakes and sausages for breakfast or steaks and hamburgers for dinner, this small kitchen appliance is ready to prepare the perfect meal at anytime of day.

Price: $75

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The Home Depot Nesco Vacuum Sealer sealing meat in plastic photo

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Nesco Vacuum Sealer

Help the meal prepper in your life take their planning to the next level by gifting them this Nesco vacuum sealer. It can professionally package meats and leftovers to make them last longer without going to waste. You can also save room in your freezer by replacing food storage containers with vacuum-sealed bags, so you can stock up on more healthy essentials!

Price: $54

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The Home Depot KALORIK Air Fryer in black ready to make french fries photo

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Not only do air fryers allow you to enjoy healthier alternatives to your favorite fried foods, but now you can make your tasty eats without waiting for the oven to preheat. Place your wings, fries, or chicken strips in this air fryer to get the crispy texture and delicious taste of fried food without actually deep frying. We're loving that it doesn't splatter and the basket is dishwasher friendly for a quick cleanup. Bonus: In addition to frying, this small kitchen appliance can also grill, roast, and bake.

Price: $80

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The Home Depot Nostalgia Popcorn Popper in red photo

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Nostalgia Popcorn Popper

Unsure of what to bring for your gift exchange at work? This popcorn maker is the perfect holiday gift. (Who doesn't love some buttered popcorn?) This affordable small kitchen appliance uses hot air instead of oil for a healthier snack. The hot air also reduces the number of unpopped kernels so there's more to enjoy!

Price: $13

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