These beautiful, well-tested, inspiring cookbooks by Western authors make wonderful presents on their own, but we’ve gone a step further. Each is paired with a related ingredient or tool, making an extra-thoughtful package
The smart, elegant dessert book Sweet, by the owner of L.A.’s Valerie Confections. is organized by how you eat your sweets: The cleverly named chapters include Pedestal (ta-da desserts), Box (chocolates and candies), Jar (cookies), and Hand (treats on the go).
Gift to go with: A fancy cake stand