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20 Kitchen Gadgets That’ll Change The Way You Cook

Get ready to be the Inspector Gadget of the kitchen.

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1. A Rollie device that'll make one of the strangest egg sandwiches (or pancake rolls) of our time.

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Promising review: "I have four kids (one hates eggs), and there is a recipe for all. Now frozen breakfasts in the morning are a thing of the past. We make three different recipes for their favorite eggs, and one of my kids makes pancake rolls to eat while getting ready. Perfect gift when all you have to do is pour in your favorite healthy breakfast." —Phylscircus2

Get it from Walmart for $19.99.

2. A stainless-steel food thermometer to ensure you are cooking like a pro and getting everything to a perfect, precise temperature.

Promising review: "Maverick is very fast — around four seconds to get a temperature. Really like the small tip. Goes into food easily. No better thermometer for the price anywhere." —IronWolf3888Get it from Jet for $18.07.
Jet

Promising review: "Maverick is very fast — around four seconds to get a temperature. Really like the small tip. Goes into food easily. No better thermometer for the price anywhere." —IronWolf3888

Get it from Jet for $18.07.

3. A three-in-one avocado tool so you can slice, dice, and scoop your way into avocado heaven.

Promising review: "Love it. Time and utensil saver — one utensil in three. Easy clean, too." —SparkyGet it from Walmart for $4.99 or Jet for $6.07.
Walmart

Promising review: "Love it. Time and utensil saver — one utensil in three. Easy clean, too." —Sparky

Get it from Walmart for $4.99 or Jet for $6.07.

4. A burger press for anyone who is tired of squeezing burgers to uniform size with their bare hands like a despondent peasant.

Promising review: "I purchased this item because I was having a barbecue. I made a lot of hamburgers. I liked how it made all the burgers the same size and it also put lines in the burgers, so it remained juicy while cooking." —TroyPGet it from Jet for $7.21 or Walmart for $7.21.
Jet

Promising review: "I purchased this item because I was having a barbecue. I made a lot of hamburgers. I liked how it made all the burgers the same size and it also put lines in the burgers, so it remained juicy while cooking." —TroyP

Get it from Jet for $7.21 or Walmart for $7.21.

5. A powerful chopping device that'll save you tons of precious time when you're cooking up dinner for your family.

Promising review: "It works, dinner in 15 minutes! Now that I have three tots, I'm staring disbelieving at the wall clock that says 4:45 p.m. On the table and cooled for the little sensitive fingers." —LotsatotsmamaGet it from Walmart for $15.97.
Walmart

Promising review: "It works, dinner in 15 minutes! Now that I have three tots, I'm staring disbelieving at the wall clock that says 4:45 p.m. On the table and cooled for the little sensitive fingers." —Lotsatotsmama

Get it from Walmart for $15.97.

6. A ~handy~ hand grater designed to easily grate chocolate shavings, lemon zest, cheese, and other decadent ingredients to garnish your dishes.

Promising review: "Beautiful lime green color, and the handle is easy to hold. It has a very large grating range, which is nice because you can get your job done fast. I thought it was a bit pricey, but after receiving it; I I can't complain. The quality is good." —DROMPGet it from BuzzFeed's Tasty collection at Walmart for $7.97 (four colors).
Walmart

Promising review: "Beautiful lime green color, and the handle is easy to hold. It has a very large grating range, which is nice because you can get your job done fast. I thought it was a bit pricey, but after receiving it; I I can't complain. The quality is good." —DROMP

Get it from BuzzFeed's Tasty collection at Walmart for $7.97 (four colors).

7. A silicone mousse/cake mold so you can make effortless, drool-worthy desserts Willy Wonka himself would be proud of.

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That mousse looks so good 😍.

Get it from Walmart for $9.62.

8. A salad spinner (featuring a locking lid and pouring spout) I need in my life, as will you. Hello crisp, freshly-washed veggies!

Promising review: "Great salad spinner. Love that you can pour out the water with the lid on." —ShopfgpricesGet it from Jet for $13.97.
Jet

Promising review: "Great salad spinner. Love that you can pour out the water with the lid on." —Shopfgprices

Get it from Jet for $13.97.

9. A five-quart non-stick Dutch oven so you can become the kween of one-pot pasta dishes and rustic meals (recipes included!).

Features: PFOA-free non-stick diamond reinforced coating, heavy gauge forged aluminum, optimum heat distribution, stainless steel induction base suitable for all cooking surfaces, stay-cool silicone handle, dishwasher-safePromising review: "This pot is the perfect size to cook for my family. Big enough for dinner, but not as huge as my large soup pot. Love that it has nice deep sides, and it's non-stick. Nice little lid with it too! Liked it so much, I bought one for my daughter-in-law." —TastypotCheck out eight delicious one-pot pasta dishes from Tasty.Get it from BuzzFeed's Tasty collection at Walmart for $27.88 (two colors).
Walmart

Features: PFOA-free non-stick diamond reinforced coating, heavy gauge forged aluminum, optimum heat distribution, stainless steel induction base suitable for all cooking surfaces, stay-cool silicone handle, dishwasher-safe

Promising review: "This pot is the perfect size to cook for my family. Big enough for dinner, but not as huge as my large soup pot. Love that it has nice deep sides, and it's non-stick. Nice little lid with it too! Liked it so much, I bought one for my daughter-in-law." —Tastypot

Check out eight delicious one-pot pasta dishes from Tasty.

Get it from BuzzFeed's Tasty collection at Walmart for $27.88 (two colors).

10. And a microwavable pasta maker for anyone whose idea of change is "make everything as easy and fast as possible."

Get it from Walmart for $14.99.
Walmart

Get it from Walmart for $14.99.

11. A simple but necessary whisk because no one wants to see a mere fork vs. six eggs of chaos come breakfast time.

Promising review: "I love the colors of this gadget. It adds the perfect pop of color for any kitchen; and it works so well. I use this to mix dry and wet ingredients." —AllisonGet it from BuzzFeed's Tasty collection at Walmart for $4.44.
Walmart

Promising review: "I love the colors of this gadget. It adds the perfect pop of color for any kitchen; and it works so well. I use this to mix dry and wet ingredients." —Allison

Get it from BuzzFeed's Tasty collection at Walmart for $4.44.

12. A multi-tool bottle can and jar opener worth every penny. Now you can try all sorts of pickled peppers, gourmet pasta sauces, and fancy jams without fear of opening those jars.

Features: non-slip grip, provides the strength and leverage needed to open lids and jars effortlesslyGet it from Walmart for $14.97.
Walmart

Features: non-slip grip, provides the strength and leverage needed to open lids and jars effortlessly

Get it from Walmart for $14.97.

13. A breakfast sandwich maker that'll give you a fresh ooey-gooey egg muffin sandwich for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Because breakfast food is the best food. Promising review: "I just finished making breakfast for supper time, and our whole family loves the finished product. I used English muffins, cheddar cheese, and smoked chicken with our cage-free eggs. The eggs were perfect! The cheese was perfect melty goodness. Best little appliance in my kitchen." —Ron72Get it from Walmart for $24.99.
Walmart

Because breakfast food is the best food.

Promising review: "I just finished making breakfast for supper time, and our whole family loves the finished product. I used English muffins, cheddar cheese, and smoked chicken with our cage-free eggs. The eggs were perfect! The cheese was perfect melty goodness. Best little appliance in my kitchen." —Ron72

Get it from Walmart for $24.99.

14. A granite cutting block for anyone who has been using the same plastic cutting board with a million cuts in it for far too long and needs a serious upgrade (me).

Promising review: "I needed a cutting board that could withstand all of the meats, veggies, and other foods I need to slice or cut on a regular basis. I know the plastic cutting boards have more bacteria that is difficult to get rid of. I decided to purchase this and give it a try. I am so amazed at this nice board. It does the job. It is durable, doesn't have holes to hold bacteria, and cleans very well. I use a little bit of bleach to wipe it off. I love it, and my job is easier by having purchased this granite cutting board. For under $15, I have such an amazing cutting board. Try it. You will not be disappointed." —ToniesWorldGet it from Walmart for $7.98 (12x8"x.5" inches).
Walmart

Promising review: "I needed a cutting board that could withstand all of the meats, veggies, and other foods I need to slice or cut on a regular basis. I know the plastic cutting boards have more bacteria that is difficult to get rid of. I decided to purchase this and give it a try. I am so amazed at this nice board. It does the job. It is durable, doesn't have holes to hold bacteria, and cleans very well. I use a little bit of bleach to wipe it off. I love it, and my job is easier by having purchased this granite cutting board. For under $15, I have such an amazing cutting board. Try it. You will not be disappointed." —ToniesWorld

Get it from Walmart for $7.98 (12x8"x.5" inches).

15. A veggie spiralizer to make oodles and oodles of zoodles in no time.

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Promising review: "Vegetation Pro works great. Easy and smooth cutting! So far we've used it for zucchini, peppers, and sweet potatoes, all of them cut very easily. I rinsed and hand-washed all the parts off right after cutting. Quick and easy! Food cooked quickly, and tasted delicious." —ColoradoHealthy

Get it from Walmart for $14.88 or Jet for $15.94.

16. And set of two silicone pot holders so you can cook without fear of burning your hands on those vicious pot and pan handles.

One of my pans has a coated handle with a line of exposed metal running through the middle I always forget about, nothing is safe. Get them from from Walmart for $6.48 (two colors).
Walmart

One of my pans has a coated handle with a line of exposed metal running through the middle I always forget about, nothing is safe.

Get them from from Walmart for $6.48 (two colors).

17. A non-stick 3-in-1 press that'll make waffles, paninis, and standard grilled cheese easier to cook than ever.

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Promising review: "I love this. I can do sandwiches and waffles with one machine instead of multiple. It takes up so much less space, and is super easy to clean. I wish I would have found this sooner." —erica

Get it from Walmart for $24.99 (includes three sets of detachable heating plates).

18. A microwavable rice cooker you shall count on for years of delish, fluffy, not-in-danger-of-boiling-over rice.

Promising review: "We have been using this microwave rice cooker for a number of years. It is well-constructed, and so easy to use. The rice comes out perfect every time. It's so easy to clean, as the cover separates into four pieces. A little hot soapy water and a sponge is all you need. It reassembles easily. It makes plenty of rice. Great value for the money." —CallmePALGet it from Jet for $23.01.
Jet

Promising review: "We have been using this microwave rice cooker for a number of years. It is well-constructed, and so easy to use. The rice comes out perfect every time. It's so easy to clean, as the cover separates into four pieces. A little hot soapy water and a sponge is all you need. It reassembles easily. It makes plenty of rice. Great value for the money." —CallmePAL

Get it from Jet for $23.01.

19. A four-quart slow-cooker for anyone who has yet to get one yet because you think you need the biggest boy to make tons of easy, slow-cooked meals. This babe can cook two 2 lbs. roasts 👀.

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Features: dishwasher-safe stoneware and lid, four settings include off, low, high, and warm, can cook a 4 lbs. chicken or two 2 lbs. roasts

Promising review: "For the price, this is a great slow-cooker. I'm used to having a huge slow-cooker, so washing this small one was much easier. I'm going to buy another so I have more options. This was so much easier to handle, and it fit in my dishwasher!" —celspir1

Check out 27 Tasty Crock Pot Recipes You'll Make Again And Again for endless dinner ideas.

Get it from Jet for $16.68.

20. And a two-pack of non-stick springform pans you'll use to make expertly baked cheesecakes, savory rigatoni pies, quiches, and tons of other scrumptious recipes.

Features: BPA- and PFOA-free non-stick, carbon steel bakes and browns easily, heavy duty, quick-release latch side clip with a separate bottom piece that can be removedCheck out Nine Reasons You Need A Springform Pan for more recipe ideas. Get them from BuzzFeed's Tasty collection at Walmart for $17.74.
Walmart

Features: BPA- and PFOA-free non-stick, carbon steel bakes and browns easily, heavy duty, quick-release latch side clip with a separate bottom piece that can be removed

Check out Nine Reasons You Need A Springform Pan for more recipe ideas.

Get them from BuzzFeed's Tasty collection at Walmart for $17.74.

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