Baking sets for teens are the best of both worlds because they offer creativity, education, and fun all in one.
Finding gifts for teens is always a difficult task. They're right in the middle between imaginative play toys and mature things, so what do you get them? Why not a baking set? It's the best of both worlds, and your teens will love them.
Everyone knows teens love to eat (which makes sense because they're growing rapidly and staying active with sports and life). But giving them the confidence and skills to cook and feed themselves is priceless and lasts a lifetime.
If your teen shows an interest in cooking, encourage it with a thoughtful gift like the ones below. From the pizza making kits to the homemade bread kit, all of these will feed their desires to grow and their tummies. And hey, maybe they'll share a slice with you!
Give your young baker everything they need to make an authentic deep dish pizza!
This kit has the basic tools needed to make homemade bread.
These cookies are so much fun for kids of all ages to bake at home.
Make a skillet cookie at home that is loaded with peanut butter flavor with this kit.
While this might not be a baking kit, I don’t know of any kids who wouldn’t love a chocolate bar making kit!
Okay, so maybe this isn't "baking," but it is super yummy and kinda trendy. Let your child mix and match to create their own boba tea combinations.
This baking kit makes the best macarons at home, with ease.
This brownie skillet kit is easy for a young baker to make whenever they want a sweet.
Homemade cookies are just a few steps away with this tasty kit.
One of my favorite gifts from high school graduation was a cake decorating set from my culinary arts teacher. That kit made me feel confident enough to make the kid's birthday cakes every year and present cakes like my Layered Pumpkin Spice Latte Cake and DIY Among Us Sheet Cake on this site.
This pen lets a creative baker add one of a kind detail to their goodies.
Roll up a delicious cake with this kit!
Make homemade unicorn cake pops with this easy to follow kit.
Take bread baking up a notch for a young baker with this kit that has all of the tools needed for a great loaf!
These cookies are so pretty! Your little bakers are going to be so proud of their efforts!
No need to go to the bakery for cupcakes. This kit makes them at home anytime you want.
Got a kid with a sweet tooth? Check out this candy kit so they can make their own tasty confections!
Make homemade s’more cookie sandwiches with this kit that has everything you need!
Add some necessary tools to the kitchen for your young baker with this set, with lots of handy items included. Or if they're older and moving out, this set can be a great way to get their kitchen started off on the right foot.
20. Cake Pop Maker
This kit has everything you need to make the best homemade cake pops.
Choosing between baking sets for kids and cooking kits for adults can be hard, but it truly depends upon the age, maturity, and interests of your teen. If you think they'll enjoy it, get it.
If they need your help on a few steps, even better because you can enjoy some quality time during these last few years before they leave the nest.
Either way, baking sets are sure to help create new lasting memories for your teen and you. They're the present that just keeps on giving.
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