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    23 Things That Should Be On Everyone’s Dream Kitchen Wish List

    I'm dreaming of a well-stocked kitchen.

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    1. A three-pack of eco-friendly, compostable, reusable food wraps so you can bring peace and order to your kitchen in an earth-friendly way.


    Promising review: "Wow, I love this!! All you have to do is wrap it over what you want to cover and press your hands around it a little and it sticks. It smells amazing and is easy to wash, reshape, and reuse." —Grace Marie Norberg

    Get a set of three from Amazon for $18.

    2. An almighty Instant Pot that'll slow-cook, pressure cook, make rice, steam, saute, and so much more — all in just one device!

    Features: 14 smart programs — soup, meat/stew, bean/chili, poultry, sauté/simmer, rice, multigrain, porridge, steam, slow cook, keep warm, yogurt, manual, and pressure cook

    Promising review: "Finally I have it. I have heard people literally praising it as the best thing they ever owned, best gift ever received, best kitchen appliance ever etc. etc. So finally I spent my fair share to own this appliance at the time of Thanksgiving sale. For people who are looking for a stainless-steel cooking pot, want to cook multiple items at once, don't want to stand in front of the stove baby sitting, for one-pot cooking, bulk cooking, or people who want fresh homemade food with less effort, YOU MUST BUY THIS. So far I love it and have no regrets. Clean up is a breeze, the stainless steel is almost like non-stick, and doesn't need lots of scrubbing." —Phoebe

    Get it from Amazon for $99.95.

    3. A 10-piece titanium ceramic cookware set with everything you need to cook up a non-stick mess in the kitchen.


    Set includes: 9.5" fry pan, 2 Qt. saucepan with lid, 11" grill pan, 3 Qt. saucepan with lid, 4 Qt. jumbo cooker with lid and helper handle, 6 Qt. Dutch oven with lid and recipe booklet

    Features: PFOA- and PTFE-free, dishwasher-safe, titanium ceramic non-stick, stainless steel induction base, suitable for all cooking surfaces

    Get it from BuzzFeed's Goodful line, exclusively at Macy's for $119.99.

    4. And a set of cooking utensils you can safely use on pots and pans without scratching off the non-stick coating! A few of these also double as herb-strippers/graters.


    Set includes: spoon with measuring marks, a ladle strainer, a masher herb stripper, a turner with a cutting edge and ginger grater, and a slotted spoon with an herb stripper

    Get them from BuzzFeed's Goodful line, exclusively at Macy's for $17.49.

    5. An eight-piece set of stainless steel measuring cups and spoons featuring engraved measurement markings that'll glam up your next baking adventure.


    Set includes: 1/4 tsp, 1/2 tsp, 1 tsp, and 1 tbsp measurements for the spoons; and 1/4 cup, 1/2 cup, 1/3 cup, and 1-cup measurements for the cups

    Get them from Amazon for $18.95.

    6. A wine-saving vacuum stopper so you are never faced with the options of letting the wine go sour or drinking too much wine one night again! Now you can keep opened wine good for a week.


    Promising review: "This product keeps your red wine good for about a week and is also nice to use on white wine to ensure freshness. I'm so happy I bought it! I like to have a glass of wine or two in the evenings, but I rarely finish a bottle of red within the time it takes the wine to go bad (which I find is 3–4 days). With this, my red wine lasts about a week and a half!" —LindsayRoseEliz.

    Get it from Amazon for $11.99.

    7. A set of three simple yet genius mixing bowls with handles, lids, non-slip bottoms, and everything else a mixing bowl should have tbh.


    Set includes: 1.5-quart, a 3-quart, and a 5-quart bowl

    Features: non-slip bottoms and measurements etched on the inside; lids; spouts for easy pouring.

    Get them from BuzzFeed's Goodful line, exclusively at Macy's for $34.99.

    8. A four-piece, high-quality non-stick bakeware set you shall use with ease, because the world needs more cupcakes and pies and sheet-pan dinners.


    Set includes: a cookie pan, two round cake pans, and a six-cup muffin pan; oven-safe up to 450ºF

    Promising review: "I was needing a good-quality baking set and I'm so happy I went with this one. All four pieces are great quality and I love that they match my kitchen colors. They washed up very easily by hand-washing them and food slides right off them and doesn't stick. I do wish the muffin tin was a 12-holder pan. But, overall, I am very happy with this product.” —Ten7blonde

    Get it from Amazon for $35.97.

    9. A Ninja coffee bar that'll truly do it all – single cups, lattes, built-in frothing, iced drinks, whole pots, custom brew sizes, speciality brews, and more.


    Promising review: "I got this as a Christmas gift for myself to replace my old Keurig machine and I couldn’t be happier. The Ninja Coffee Bar system makes a variety of different coffee drinks at various strengths using my favorite brands of ground coffee so I can make as many different gourmet recipes as I want without spending gourmet coffee prices at my local coffee shop. Plus I get the added benefit of no longer having to buy those expensive plastic K cups. I’m loving making coffee every day now, and I’d highly recommend this to any coffee drinker." —Danisha

    Get it from Amazon for $119.99.

    10. A stainless steel cleaner ready to remove streaks, smudges, and fingerprints from all of your stainless-steel kitchen surfaces. A shiny kitchen is a good kitchen.

    Promising review: "I finally purchased a beautiful stainless steel refrigerator. Unfortunately, after the delivery guys left, I noticed marks on the front doors left by packing tape. I was unable to wash off the marks. In addition, I noticed fingerprint marks almost every time I opened the refrigerator which, for the most part, would not come off. I used this on the refrigerator as soon as it arrived and was amazed at how easily the marks came off. Extra bonus: No new fingerprints since my first application a week ago! It really works!" —J. Kruger

    Get it from Amazon for $14.97.

    11. A sleek countertop aerogarden so your dreams of having fresh herbs always on hand can finally come true!


    This plant-growing babe features an energy-efficient LED light that automatically turns on and off, and the system reminds you when to water and add plant food!

    Set includes: Thai basil, curly parsley, dill, mint, thyme, Genovese basil, and Miracle-Gro plant food

    Get it from BuzzFeed's Goodful line, exclusively at Macy's for $129.99 (three colors).

    12. A powerful KitchenAid mixer durable enough to pass down through the generations. Not to mention it can make four loaves of bread in a single batch 👀.


    Set includes: flat beater, dough hook, and wire whip

    Features: 5-Qt. stainless steel bowl with handle offers enough capacity to mix dough for nine dozen cookies or four loaves of bread in a single batch;10-speed slide control ranges from a very fast whip to a very slow stir, power hub for additional attachments, 59 touch points per rotation around the bowl for thorough ingredient incorporation, tilt-head design allows clear access to the bowl and attached beater or accessory so you can easily add ingredients for a recipe

    Promising review: "Life-changing if you bake a lot. Stylish and powerful. Used it to make bread, it was easy to clean. Used it to make macarons and it made my life a lot easier. One of the few kitchen tools I really would be annoyed to lose now." —Louis P.

    Get it from Amazon for $278.63+ (30+ colors).

    13. A 20-piece set (service for four) of dinnerware that'll be stackable and aesthetically pleasing — get these in your kitchen cabinets now 😍.


    Set includes: four dinner plates; four appetizer plates; four salad plates, four appetizer bowls, four salad bowls; ceramic and dishwasher-safe

    Get them from BuzzFeed's Goodful line, exclusively at Macy's for $71.99+ (two colors).

    14. A monogramed marble and copper board truly designed to eat olives and cheese off of like a Greek god.

    Willams Sonoma

    Get it from Willams Sonoma for $31.96.

    15. A kettle with a stay-cool wooden handle so you can make tea like a real adult; no oven mitt or that one eye-sore pan you keep on the stove to boil hot water real quick needed.


    Features: 2.5 quart, stainless steel, removable, wide-mouth lid for easy cleaning, soft-touch, stay-cool handle for safe, comfortable grip, easy-open trigger spout

    Get it from BuzzFeed's Goodful line, exclusively at Macy's for $27.29.

    16. An investment-worthy Vitamix that'll emulsify your smoothies, sauces, and soups for years to come. Once you try it, you'll never want to use another blender again!,

    Features: self-cleaning 64-ounce container, radial cooling fan and thermal protection system, stainless-steel blades, easily-adjusted speeds

    Promising review: "This isn't just a blender. That's what you have to tell yourself to actually spend the money on one of these things. I know there is that age old debate about Vitamix vs Blendtech but I've never tried a Blendtech because our Vitamix has been a work horse for years of daily use and still keeps going! It's what my parents had, it's what everyone in my family has, and they all love it as much as we do. Our 3-year-old son has autism and severe sensory issues making him the pickiest eater on the face of the planet. That being said, he will drink just about anything we put in his cup as long as it passes the look, smell, and texture tests. If it weren't for the Vitamix I don't know how we would've fed our child and made sure he got the protein, fresh fruits, and vegetables etc. that his little growing mind and body need. We can sneak ANYTHING into his smoothies and he has no idea because the Vitamix works so incredibly well at blending everything flawlessly. No chunks, no pulp, no fuss! Smooth and creamy and delicious no matter what we throw in there!" —Kate Mahoney

    Get it from Amazon for $319.99+.

    Also check out our top picks for the best blender for every price point on BuzzFeed Reviews.

    17. A digital food scale to accurately measure ingredients and convert measurements without getting flour all over your keyboard as you Google how many ounces are in a pound for the 100th time.


    This scale measures pounds, grams, ounces, fluid ounce, and milliliters. It comes with batteries, and has an easy-to-read screen.

    Get it from BuzzFeed's Goodful line, exclusively at Macy's for $17.49.

    18. A 3.4 quart air fryer for anyone who wants to enjoy French fries, crispy chicken wings, and even pizza with little to no oil needed! This device circulates hot air around your food to give it the perfect fried texture.

    Features: 60 minute cooking timer with auto-shut off when your food is done; heating and power indicator lights, variable temperature control

    Promising review: "First time using it I was a little skeptical and not sure what I was doing. So, I first tried something easy. Sweet potato fries, how hard could that be. Well, not only was it easy to do, but the results were beyond my expectations. Truly did last and feel like deep fried potatoes. Then I did a Cornish hen. Never cooked one in my life, so again I wasn't sure. Followed the instructions in a recipe book I purchased and success, again! Then I said, OK lets try a pizza. Within 10 minutes prep, and 12 minutes cooking I had a great pizza for two. So then I figured lets break the winning streak with an experiment. I purchased a 5lb. frozen turkey breast. I let it thaw, brushed some lite oil mixed with spices on the bird and placed it in the basket. The only problem was the bird was a little too fat and wouldn't let me close the basket without cutting about an inch off the breast. Once I did that, away she went and about 55 minutes later I had the most delicious, tender and moist turkey dinner. This bird was enough for 4+ adults. Overall I find this style of cooking the easiest and cleanup is a breeze. I love this thing. Best appliance I've ever purchased." —Ajdg

    Get it from Amazon for $58.99+ (four sizes).

    19. A set of two-in-one pot holders you can also use as a splatter guard; and they are dishwasher-safe so keeping your dream kitchen clean is easier than ever.


    Features: heat-, microwave-, and dishwasher-safe.

    Get a set of two from BuzzFeed's Goodful line, exclusively at Macy's for $15.99.

    20. A Wusthof Santoku knife that'll cut through meat, veggies, and even bones, because every well-stocked kitchen needs at least one really good knife.

    Williams Sonoma

    Promising review: "This knife is my favorite in my growing collection of Wusthof classic knives. Handles almost every task in the kitchen, I have the 7" and it chops anything accurately and with ease, and then acts as transfer tool to move the chopped items where they need to go. Hefty blade at the heel (back), where it even has the heft to cut through smaller bones. Ergonomic and balanced, a beautiful tool. It also handles raw boneless chicken and beef with command." —TheBeatkat

    Get it from Willams Sonoma for $79.95+.

    Also check out our top picks for the best chef knives on BuzzFeed Reviews.

    21. A non-stick cast-iron grill pan to grill up the tastiest steak of all time, no outdoor grill needed.


    This versatile pan cooks and bakes evenly, and the ridges will help drain oils and evenly distribute heat. The pan is also pre-seasoned in vegetable oil for a non-stick release.

    Get it from BuzzFeed's Goodful line, exclusively at Macy's for $20.99.

    22. A kitchen cart featuring a wood or stainless-steel top that just may end your search for the perfect kitchen island.


    Promising review: "I love this kitchen cart! I searched high and low for a kitchen cart/island on all of Amazon and all Bed Bath & Beyond for my wedding registry. This seemed to be the best option, because of the finished back and easy mobility. I liked it so much, so I added it — and my mom and sister got it for me! I think the price is wonderful." —glitter blood

    Get it from Amazon for $296.99 (two colors, choose from wood or stainless steel top).

    23. And a handy non-stick pizza prep mat with an accessible chart for anyone who makes tons of pizzas and pie crusts in their kitchen, and is tired of winging it.

    Uncommon Goods

    Get it from Uncommon Goods for $20.

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