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25 Holy Grail Kitchen Gadgets That Live Up To The Hype

Products people swear by to set up a kickass kitchen.

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1. Seamless silicone spatulas that won't trap nasty food and bacteria in any crevice.

Promising review: "This is the third set of these spatulas I have owned. I wouldn't think of using any others. They are incredible at stirring and scraping any mix, fit comfortably in hand, and can go in the dishwasher. And, they last long. Highly recommend." —SeasunsGet them from Walmart for $9.96 or from Jet for $9.96.
Walmart

Promising review: "This is the third set of these spatulas I have owned. I wouldn't think of using any others. They are incredible at stirring and scraping any mix, fit comfortably in hand, and can go in the dishwasher. And, they last long. Highly recommend." —Seasuns

Get them from Walmart for $9.96 or from Jet for $9.96.

2. Thick but flexible cutting boards to make transporting food to a pan or plate ridiculously easy.

Promising review: "They really work well, I was surprised. I don't use my wood boards anymore unless I need my big one for a project. They don't scratch or stain. Great product. I will buy more later for gifts." —TommyGet a set of four from Walmart for $14.99 or from Jet for $14.99.
Walmart

Promising review: "They really work well, I was surprised. I don't use my wood boards anymore unless I need my big one for a project. They don't scratch or stain. Great product. I will buy more later for gifts." —Tommy

Get a set of four from Walmart for $14.99 or from Jet for $14.99.

3. A microplane so you can easily add zest and parmesan like a pro.

Get it from Jet for $13.99.
Jet

Get it from Jet for $13.99.

4. A pre-seasoned cast iron skillet that'll become your best friend in the kitchen.

Promising review: "Just fried up some chicken and earlier had two eggs, and none of it stuck. Everything slid right off as well as Teflon. If you haven't cooked with cast iron, it's time to get back to this wonderful cookware." —ThisManCooksYou can find our pick for the best cast iron skillet in three different price points on BuzzFeed Reviews. Get it from Jet for $14.90 (10.25").
Jet

Promising review: "Just fried up some chicken and earlier had two eggs, and none of it stuck. Everything slid right off as well as Teflon. If you haven't cooked with cast iron, it's time to get back to this wonderful cookware." —ThisManCooks

You can find our pick for the best cast iron skillet in three different price points on BuzzFeed Reviews.

Get it from Jet for $14.90 (10.25").

5. A kitchen scale for anyone who wants precise recipes.

Promising review: "This comes with batteries and is ready-to-use straight out of the box. It is nice and slim and very modern looking. It's very easy to use, and accurate. I like to measure things on a plate or bowl so that I don't put items directly on the scale, you can put the vessel on the scale and set it to zero so that you measure your ingredients. It is great for baking too because it measures in grams and ounces." —cocolocoGet it from Jet for $14.97.
Jet

Promising review: "This comes with batteries and is ready-to-use straight out of the box. It is nice and slim and very modern looking. It's very easy to use, and accurate. I like to measure things on a plate or bowl so that I don't put items directly on the scale, you can put the vessel on the scale and set it to zero so that you measure your ingredients. It is great for baking too because it measures in grams and ounces." —cocoloco

Get it from Jet for $14.97.

6. An immersion blender you'll love for how compact it is, and it can make perfect dips and soups!

Promising review: "Looks way nicer out of the box. Looks expensive. Blades are stainless steel. This is sturdy not flimsy. Wattage is a bit higher than the Hamilton Beach one that goes for about $7 more. This one looks nicer, too. I used small, dark red grapes to *juice* for my daughter." —zinger123Get it from Walmart for $16.92.
Walmart

Promising review: "Looks way nicer out of the box. Looks expensive. Blades are stainless steel. This is sturdy not flimsy. Wattage is a bit higher than the Hamilton Beach one that goes for about $7 more. This one looks nicer, too. I used small, dark red grapes to *juice* for my daughter." —zinger123

Get it from Walmart for $16.92.

7. A salad spinner that just may literally change the way you eat leaves.

Promising review: "Ease of use and really dries your vegetables. Rinsing afterwards is even more rewarding. I’m glad to have bought it. Oh and, the delivery of this product was so quick, I was dumbfounded." —BobbyleespubGet it from Walmart for $29.99.
Walmart

Promising review: "Ease of use and really dries your vegetables. Rinsing afterwards is even more rewarding. I’m glad to have bought it. Oh and, the delivery of this product was so quick, I was dumbfounded." —Bobbyleespub

Get it from Walmart for $29.99.

8. A three-in-one avocado tool specially designed to get every morsel out of expensive avocados.

Get it from Walmart for $9.99.
Walmart

Get it from Walmart for $9.99.

9. A Silpat liner for a ~truly~ nonstick baking experience.

Get a two-pack from Jet for $18.23.
Jet

Get a two-pack from Jet for $18.23.

10. A customizable drawer organizer that can make finding your favorite gadgets a breeze.

Get it from Walmart for $39.09.
Walmart

Get it from Walmart for $39.09.

11. A knife sharpener to keep your blades in tip-top shape without taking up a lot of room.

Promising review: "Excellent item for sharpening knives and scissors. I highly recommend it." —PatsoGet it from Walmart for $7.99And check out our picks for the best chef's knives at BuzzFeed Reviews!
Walmart

Promising review: "Excellent item for sharpening knives and scissors. I highly recommend it." —Patso

Get it from Walmart for $7.99

And check out our picks for the best chef's knives at BuzzFeed Reviews!

12. A Ninja blender ideal for upping your smoothie and hummus game.

Get it from Walmart for $71.99.
Walmart

Get it from Walmart for $71.99.

13. A readable thermometer so you can be sure everything is cooked and safe to eat.

Get it from Walmart for $38.94.
Walmart

Get it from Walmart for $38.94.

14. A refillable oil mister to help you use the perfect amount whenever you need it.

Promising review: "I bought this after traveling to the South of France and seeing how they use misters to cover salad. It's a great way to control calorie intake without compromising on flavor. And my husband sets it to oil to mist the bbq, then back to 50:50 to flavor the meat!" —JGet it from Walmart for $23.11.
Walmart

Promising review: "I bought this after traveling to the South of France and seeing how they use misters to cover salad. It's a great way to control calorie intake without compromising on flavor. And my husband sets it to oil to mist the bbq, then back to 50:50 to flavor the meat!" —J

Get it from Walmart for $23.11.

15. A silicone scraper perfect for using up batter and scooping up chopped ingredients in all your recipes.

Promising review: "Easy to use and works great. I bake a lot of cakes, and this is much easier than spatulas because you can use it to do large sweep across the bowl." —mamasllamaGet it from Walmart for $8.99.
Walmart

Promising review: "Easy to use and works great. I bake a lot of cakes, and this is much easier than spatulas because you can use it to do large sweep across the bowl." —mamasllama

Get it from Walmart for $8.99.

16. Herb scissors because your dishes are worthy of the freshest herbs.

Promising review: "Best kitchen gadget I’ve ever encountered! I use to spend so much time chipping parsley and cilantro, but not anymore! Literally 10 seconds or less, and it’s done. A home cook's dream." —KateGet them from Walmart for $7.49.
Walmart

Promising review: "Best kitchen gadget I’ve ever encountered! I use to spend so much time chipping parsley and cilantro, but not anymore! Literally 10 seconds or less, and it’s done. A home cook's dream." —Kate

Get them from Walmart for $7.49.

17. A stand mixer blade to scrape the bowl down for you.

Get it from Walmart for $29.99.
Walmart

Get it from Walmart for $29.99.

18. A set of easy to use peelers so you'll make mashed potatoes with every meal.

Get them from Walmart for $7.97.
Walmart

Get them from Walmart for $7.97.

19. A two-in-one lid holder and spoon rest that shall keep your counter impeccably clean.

Promising review: "I never had a place to set aside our fry pan lid when cooking on our stove top and this is a perfect solution for us." —DanLEGet it from Walmart for $11.
Walmart

Promising review: "I never had a place to set aside our fry pan lid when cooking on our stove top and this is a perfect solution for us." —DanLE

Get it from Walmart for $11.

20. A set of collapsable measuring cups so you won't sacrifice your valuable cabinet space.

Get them from Walmart for $9.95.
Walmart

Get them from Walmart for $9.95.

21. A citrus reamer you can also use to store any extra juice.

Promising review: "Love my juicer. Can squeeze small portions of citrus, leaving the bitter skin. Very simple clean up. " —pawpawGet it from Jet for $8.38.
Jet

Promising review: "Love my juicer. Can squeeze small portions of citrus, leaving the bitter skin. Very simple clean up. " —pawpaw

Get it from Jet for $8.38.

22. A greens stripper because salads should be less of a chore to make, and now they will be!

Get it from Jet for $7.77.
Jet

Get it from Jet for $7.77.

23. A dishwasher-safe silicone steaming basket you'll use to steam everything with ease.

Get it from Jet for $11.23.
Jet

Get it from Jet for $11.23.

24. A silicone lid to stop pots from boiling over and making a mess.

Promising review: "Great for preventing boil overs on cooktop, and can be placed in dishwasher." —HorseyMomGet it from Jet for $7.75.
Jet

Promising review: "Great for preventing boil overs on cooktop, and can be placed in dishwasher." —HorseyMom

Get it from Jet for $7.75.

25. A salad dressing shaker that'll have you making and using your own sauces and dressings in no time.

Get it from Jet for $14.99.
Jet

Get it from Jet for $14.99.

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