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    14 Handy Kitchen Buys That I'm So Damn Grateful Were Invented

    These tools will seriously streamline those 2020 #mealprep goals.

    1. A Stainless Steel Garlic Press Rocker that also doubles as a great gift idea.

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    Yarmoshi's Stainless Steel Garlic Press Rocker is quite the little genius when it comes to crushing garlic. With anti-slip silicone handles it ensures a solid grip and maxo comfort.

    Buy it online from Amazon Australia for $15.90.

    2. A genius way to top your soft boiled eggs on your lazy Sunday morning.

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    Zipe Egg Topper is here to make mornings a cinch. And hey, nothing says boss like soldiers and dippy eggs in the AM.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $12.95.

    3. Avanti Silicone Avocado Savers are here to save your second-day salad.

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    Say goodbye to icky brown avo with these nifty Silicone Avocado Savers. Made from 100% food-safe silicone, they create an air-tight seal over halved avocados.

    Buy these guys in a set of two from Victoria's Basement for $5.95.

    4. A Watermelon Windmill Cutter is a kitchen tool you never knew you needed.

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    This watermelon cutter is equipped with an automatic gear-cutting blade, enabling you push the tool into the watermelon and the perfectly sized cube will pop out automatically — fun party trick!


    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $8.99.

    5. The multi-use Herb Stripper you most definitely need.

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    What better to way to simply strip yo herbs than with this excellent little tool. It's the ultimate kitchen triple threat — simple, safe and easy-to-clean.

    Buy it online from Peter's of Kensington for $6.

    6. This Wave Potato Cutter will promote you from Sous Chef in a hot minute.

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    Add a little extra something to your DIY chips with an easy-to-use potato cutter — who doesn't love a crinkle cut anyway.

    Buy it online from Amazon Australia for $7.60.

    7. This Checkered Chef Extra Large Pizza Cutter is, well, bellissimo!

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    Nothing says wild night-in like homemade pizzas and nothing says "I summered in Italy" like a professional pizza cutter...or something like that.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $19.95.

    8. Bamboo Cooking utensils that are as eco-friendly as they are chic.

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    Say goodbye to plastic kitchenware that is toxic for the environment and roll out the red carpet to a better alternative — a premium set of wooden utensils to sit proudly on your kitchen bench.


    Buy these in a set of 6 from Amazon Australia for $19.99.

    9. The OXO Apple Slicer was created to save you a whole lot of time and energy.

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    Never before have school lunches and after-work snacks been this delightfully time-savey to prep. The OXO Apple Slicer is a quick and easy way to core and slice an apple (and other fruit & veg) — into 8 impressive sections!

    Buy it online from Woolworths for $4.

    10. Slice like you've never sliced before with this Benriner Mandoline.

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    The Benriner Asian Mandoline Slicer includes sharp, super high-quality stainless steel blades that provide a clean cut to any unlucky vegetable.

    Buy it online from Victoria's Basement for $43.95.

    11. A whizzy lemon squeezer that catches the pesky seeds.

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    This handheld Catcher comes wth a clever rubber cup to catch all the pips and pulp from your squeezed lemon so the juice can drain through — meaning no sassy citrus squirts in the eye!

    Buy it online from David Jones for $19.95.

    12. This Microplane Fine Grater is a smooth operator.

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    A sleek as it looks, this is the Tesla of kitchen graters — a beaut addition to any kitchen drawer.

    Buy it online from David Jones for $27.95.

    13. A Cherry Pitter is quite honestly as fun to use as it looks.

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    The Gefu Dropio Stainless Steel Cherry Pitter is a mess-free, handy way to core your cherries. It even works on olives!

    Buy it online from Amazon Australia for $31.95.

    14. And finally, this Julienne Swivel Y-Peeler to seriously up your kitchen cred.

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    Messermeister has a suite of different vegetable peelers to impress your dinner party guests and in this case, julienne the life out of your carrots.

    Buy it online from Amazon Australia for $8.95.