December 15, 2014

A Roundup of Christmas Gift Ideas

Ever since we started NoGarlicNoOnions, we have always suggested a list of gadgets and kitchen related accessories that may be good to give as Christmas gifts – some of which may not be available in Lebanon. This year, we are making it a point to give you ideas that you can find in town. Below is a list of kitchen appliances found in stores around the country and more specifically at Khoury Home Dora branch. 

Magimix Ham and Cheese Slicer for the home $639


How many times have you dreamt of cutting those big portions of ham or cheese at home? The slicer made famous by Lebanese supermarkets can be bought for home. Magimix slicer, food slicer, 19cm wide stainless blade cuts up to 15mm for bread and wafer thin ham, salami or even cheese. The food slicer is a tough, practical Slicer, designed and built to professional standards, features include-  stable all-metal body, 19 cm stainless steel blade removable for easy cleaning – adjustable cutting precision from 1mm up to 1.5cm

Krups Waffle Maker $86


Enjoy evenly browned, deep-pocketed Belgian waffles… A kid’s favorite

  • High quality waffle maker makes four thick Belgian waffles in just minutes 
  • Non stick interior for easy removal of waffles and fast clean up 
  • Permanent high quality non stick plates allow even browning 
  • Ready light signals when waffle maker is preheated and ready to bake 
  • Cool touch handles 
  • Latch allows upright storage 
  • Stainless steel housing 

Tefal Actifry Healthy Fryer $429


Planning of staying fit while enjoying tasty food, this is the item of choice.

  • Healthy: 1 spoon of oil for 1kg of real crispy chips.
  • Nutritious: new oil each time you cook, preserving nutritional quality.
  • Versatile: cook chips, curries, stews, stir-fries... and more
  • Digital timer and audible alert at end of cooking period
  • Paddle automatically rotates food, cooking evenly with no need to shake or stir

Turkaffe Turkish Coffee Maker in Minutes $179


This small wonder quickly makes up to 4 cups of real Turkish coffee, using a perfect brewing process that will satisfy every taste. The Turkaffe is simple to use, effortless to clean and small enough to place or store anywhere.

  • Quickly makes up to 4 cups of real Turkish coffee
  • Perfect brewing process to satisfy every taste
  • Sleek, compact design with chrome finish
  • Uses any ground Turkish coffee
  • Comes with specially designed aluminum coffee pot and measurement spoon

Ariete Party Time Hot Dog and Bun Heater $45


Quick and easy, in a few minutes will make warm and fragrant hot-dog, perfect for an American-style party at your home!

  • Special housing to heat the rolls
  • Special grill to heat the sausage
  • Automatic ejection at the end of cooking
  • 5 cooking levels and stop function
  • Crumb tray for easy cleaning

Severin Pierrade and Raclette Party Grill $85


Natural grill stone for low-fat healthy grilling reversible, non-stick diecast grill plate for grilling. High quality plastic housing combined grill surface two pilot lights for heating function variable thermostat.

Tefal Fondue Rotative Plateau $114


Here’s a fondue set for eight persons with a rotating plateau. Great for Christmas and New Year’s Eve celebrations… Let’s throw a part at home.

Smeg Design Fridge $2,725


I know you’re saying that the price is high to pay for a fridge, but believe me it’s worth it. I have a Smeg fridge and I can confirm that it’s an amazing brand to own – it’s stylish, funky gives amazing results. A 50s design that fits any colorful home.

Fagor Vino Mini Wine Cellar $336


What I loved about it is its little content of 12 bottles only which is good for a kitchen or even the dining room. Keep your most valuable bottles close to you for immediate enjoyment. 

Kefraya Recycled Barrels Tables and Couches $320/table and $228/bench


Kefraya has introduced a great idea. Recycling their barrels and making then into couches, tables and chairs, creating the perfect set of furniture suitable for your mountain cottage or terrace. For the season, I believe this is an item of choice.

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