Chef Nathaniel Reid loves to make the baking process easier for bakers, both professional and novice. The former semifinalist for the James Beard Outstanding Baker Award hosts plenty of classes at his bakery in St. Louis, and looks to share tips on everything from holiday desserts to macarons.

With the holiday season fast approaching, Chef Reid has decided to share some of his suggestions for great baking gift ideas. Check them out in our latest slideshow.