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Christmas baking

60 items total
French macarons baking set, brown, Lékué
41,49 €
LKE3000001SURM017
Baguette tray 40 cm, set of 3 pcs, de Buyer
79,10 €
DB336603
Baking mat 60 x 40 cm, black, silicone, Lékué
30 €
LKE0231360B04M067
Baking mat, 40 x 30 cm, black, silicone, Lékué
19,90 €
LKE0231340B04M067
Baking ring 6,5 cm, stainless steel, de Buyer
15,49 €
DB309802
Baking spatula 25 cm, silicone, de Buyer
23,49 €
DB474024N
Baking tray 60 x 40 cm, aluminium, de Buyer
101 €
DB736260
Baking Tray 60 x 40 cm, De Buyer
128 €
DB336060
Bundt pan ANNIVERSARY BUNDT, gold, Nordic Ware
54,99 €
NW50077
Bundt pan BAVARIA BUNDT, silver, Nordic Ware
56,90 €
NW53624
Bundt pan BAVARIA CUBE, gold Nordic Ware
67,90 €
NW80577
Bundt pan ELEGANT PARTY, gold, Nordic Ware
61,90 €
NW58677
Bundt pan HARVEST LEAVES, bronze, Nordic Ware
52 €
NW85948
Bundt pan HERITAGE S, gold, Nordic Ware
43,49 €
NW90077
Bundt pan CHIFFON BUNDT, gold, Nordic Ware
54,99 €
NW87477
Bundt pan LOTUS, gold, Nordic Ware
43,69 €
NW84177
Bundt pan PINE FOREST, silver, Nordic Ware
50,70 €
NW89737
Bundt pan VINTAGE STAR, silver, Nordic Ware
51,99 €
NW53137
Bundt pan, rose shaped, copper, Nordic Ware
51,99 €
NW54148
Cake cutters, set of 9 pcs, wavy circular, de Buyer DB332400N
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Christmas baking – a festive guide to sweet treats

How can I make my Christmas baking turn out the best?

Christmas is a season for spending time with family, friends, and, of course, excellent food. And what better way to ring in the season of giving than with some Christmas baking?

It refers to the practice of preparing savoury and sweet dishes during the holiday. In many cultures throughout the world, eating Christmas cakes, cookies, and other sweets is a well-known practice. To achieve the best results from your baking, you must, however, be sure to acquire your baking recipes and, more crucially, the necessary baking utensils.

These tools are necessary to give your baked foods unique, Christmas-specific effects and shapes. On Kulina, we have an extensive collection of holiday baking tools from well-known brands like de Buyer, KAISER, KitchenAid, Lékué, and Nordic Ware that you can select from.

Christmas baking - the list of must-haves!

Certainly! Here's a list of baking tools that are commonly needed for Christmas baking:

  • Mixing Bowls: Various sizes of mixing bowls for mixing batter, dough, and ingredients.

  • Measuring Cups and Spoons: Accurate measurements are crucial in baking, so having a set of measuring cups and spoons is essential.

  • Electric Mixer or Stand Mixer: For efficient mixing and beating of ingredients.

  • Whisk: Used for mixing, incorporating air, and creating smooth batters.

  • Spatulas and Scrapers: Both rubber spatulas and bench scrapers help in folding, scraping, and smoothing batter or dough.

  • Rolling Pin: For rolling out dough to even thickness for cookies, pastries, and more.

  • Cookie Cutters: Various shapes and sizes for creating festive cookies.

  • Baking Sheets and Pans: Including cookie sheets, cake pans, and muffin tins.

  • Parchment Paper: To line baking sheets and prevent sticking.

  • Cooling Racks: For cooling baked goods evenly and quickly.

  • Pastry Brush: For brushing egg wash, glazes, or butter onto pastries.

  • Flour Sifter: To aerate and evenly distribute dry ingredients.

  • Baking Mat: A silicone or non-stick mat for rolling and baking cookies.

  • Oven Thermometer: To ensure accurate oven temperature for baking.

  • Decorating Tools: Including piping bags, tips, and couplers for frosting and decorating.

  • Food Coloring: For creating colorful icing and decorations.

  • Candy Thermometer: For making candies and monitoring sugar temperatures.

  • Nutmeg Grater or Spice Grinder: For freshly ground spices in holiday recipes.

  • Zester or Citrus Peeler: For adding citrus zest to baked goods.

  • Pastry Cutter or Fork: For creating decorative edges on pie crusts.

  • Holiday-themed Cookie Stamps or Cutters: To add a festive touch to your treats.

  • Dough Scraper: Useful for dividing and portioning dough.

  • Apron and Oven Mitts: To protect yourself while working around the oven.

  • Holiday-shaped Molds: For creating speciality cakes, chocolates, or desserts.

  • Kitchen Timer: To keep track of baking times.

Having these baking tools on hand will help you successfully create a variety of delightful Christmas treats, from cookies and cakes to pies and more.

Why is Christmas baking a social experience?

Christmas baking is often considered a social experience due to the following reasons:

  • Tradition and Togetherness: Baking during the holiday season is a cherished tradition in many families and communities. It brings people together, creating opportunities for bonding and shared experiences.

  • Collaborative Effort: Baking involves various tasks, from measuring ingredients to mixing, rolling, and decorating. When done together, family members and friends can work as a team, sharing responsibilities and contributing to the final product.

  • Quality Time: Baking provides a chance to spend quality time with loved ones. It offers moments to chat, laugh, and create memories while working side by side in the kitchen.

  • Generational Sharing: Older family members often pass down recipes and techniques to younger generations. Baking together becomes a way to preserve family heritage and connect with cultural traditions.

  • Teaching and Learning: Baking with others, especially children, provides an opportunity to teach cooking skills, measurements, and kitchen safety. It's a valuable learning experience that can foster a love for cooking and baking.

  • Creativity and Personalization: Decorating cookies, cakes, and other treats encourages creativity. People can express themselves artistically while working together to make unique and personalized treats.

  • Gift-Making: Baked goods are commonly shared as gifts during the holiday season. Baking together allows friends and family to contribute to gift-making efforts, spreading joy to recipients.

  • Holiday Atmosphere: The act of baking fills the kitchen with delightful aromas and holiday scents. This pleasant environment enhances the festive spirit and sets a warm ambiance for interactions.

  • Shared Achievement: Successfully baking and decorating festive treats can be a rewarding accomplishment. Sharing the achievement with others who participated in the process makes it even more special.

  • Preparation for Celebrations: Christmas baking often leads to holiday gatherings and celebrations. Baking together prepares everyone for upcoming festivities, encouraging a sense of anticipation and excitement.

In essence, Christmas baking offers more than just delicious treats; it provides an opportunity for connection, collaboration, and celebration. Whether with family, friends, or even in community baking events, the social aspect of baking during the holiday season contributes to the joy and camaraderie of the festivities.