Christmas foodie gift guide


Christmas foodie gift guide

For gadget lovers

SodaStream The Source

With their most stylish designer machine to date, SodaStream brings back retro chic for your kitchen in style. Perfect for anyone who's an Eighties kid at heart!

The Source machine £99.99 available from Selfridges, Harvey Nichols and major supermarkets.

Magimix Le Mini Plus

In celebration of their 40th anniversary Magimix have launched a new range of their ever-fabulous mixers. They come in a huge variety of colours and Le Mini Plus is a dinky version of the bigger models that you won't want to hid away in the cupboard. It blends, chops and mixes in one neat little machine, ideal for smaller kitchens or families.

Le Mini Plus is £139.99 and is available from department stores nationwide.  

Illy X7.1 Espresso Machine  

The X7.1 makes a consistently smooth and full-bodied espresso at the touch of a button. Use the patented illy steamer to create thick and velvety frothed milk, perfect for the creamiest of cappuccinos. The X7.1 model also allows you to adjust the length of your drink with ease, so whether it’s a short ristretto or a taller lungo, your coffee will always be the perfect size for you.  

Available in red, black and white for £199 from

Rok Espresso Machine

ROK is an incredible new espresso machine with a difference. It isn’t powered by electricity meaning it’s environmentally friendly and so is both portable and manual. It was even featured recently on Channel 4’s new Gadget Man programme.

For more information on the ROK espresso maker, priced at £99, visit