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    23 Affordable Kitchen Products That Make Excellent Gifts

    From an electric wine bottle opener to a Mickey waffle maker, these gifts are about to turn up the heat in your friend's kitchen.

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    1. A spiralizer for your BFF who is constantly trying to turn every vegetable into a noodle.


    This spiralizer has 9.8K positive reviews on Amazon, so you know it's the real deal.

    Promising review: "Wow this thing works great! When I first got the box I was nervous because it was so light! I knew the majority of this spiralizer was plastic but was still surprised how light if felt. My girlfriend was also skeptical. We put a zucchini in the machine and the rest was history. Whatever weight this thing lacks it makes up for in how well it works. It blew through zucchini, carrots, potatoes and sweet potatoes. We use it to cut thin slices of potatoes so we can bake chips. It also will spiral a whole zucchini into like 10 foot strands of 'pasta.' Very impressed and it just takes a quick rinse under the sink to bring it back to new condition. For the price, buy one! I'm thinking about gifting a few to my family who love to cook." —Tcollins

    Get it from Amazon for $24.98.

    2. An electric kettle that'll help your pal whip up a ~spot of tea~ so fast even Queen Elizabeth II would applaud.

    Promising review: "After seeing one at my friend’s house. I bought the same one. It’s perfect, especially in those harsh winter months. It came in a nice package with instructions. It’s very easy to use. Water boils very quickly. No more boiling water on the stove anymore. I like how it’s stainless steel and easy to clean. I would definitely recommend this to all tea lovers!" —Emily Y

    Get it from Amazon for $18.99.

    3. A vibrant serving bowl your friend can fill with salad to really ~jazz up~ their next dinner party.


    Get it from Anthropologie for $24.

    4. A rapid egg cooker, available in a variety of beautiful colors, because the most important meal of the day is deserving of such detail.


    Promising review: "The color alone makes me so incredibly happy! This little thing is pretty awesome... poke a hole in some eggs, pour water in the basin, set it and forget it. There is a handy tray in case you want an itty bitty omelet or if you want a poached egg, it can poach two at a time – which is great, because who has time to boil water, put in some vinegar, and stir a damn egg into it in the morning hoping and praying it won't break? Not me, that is for sure." —TheOneEyedCat

    Get it from Amazon for $17.99+ (available in five colors).

    5. A 12-cup brownie pan that'll stop you and your roommates from fighting over the coveted edge.


    Promising review: "If you love corner brownies like me, this is the perfect pan for you! Delicious, crispy edge pieces every time! you can also use this for mini pizzas!" —BrownieBoi

    Get it from BuzzFeed's Tasty collection for Walmart for $8.97.

    6. Pink oven mitts to go purrfectly with your loved one's already gorgeous kitchen decor.


    Promising review: "I purchased these because I fell in love with the color. They are nice and thick, work perfectly. They are holding up in the washer and dryer also." —Loretta Linville

    Get them from Amazon for $15.78+ (available in seven styles).

    7. A mason jar that'll not only add some fun to any kitchen counter, but give it that country-chic feel your friend has been striving to create.


    Promising review: "I love mason jars around the house so, although I can't leave cooking utensils on the countertop (due to an obnoxious cat) I couldn't resist this. It's even larger, thicker, and sturdier than I'd hoped and it arrived in perfect shape, very well packaged! It's functional, currently hiding dish brushes and scrubbers, but I also think it will be perfect for displaying vintage wooden spoons and smaller rolling pins." —VintageMom

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99+ (available in three colors).

    8. Colored-coded knives anyone would love because they'll help keep things organized when preparing a big dinner.

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    Promising review: "The look, the colors, and man, the blades! Be careful and do not allow children to use these knives on any level. They are like razors, but excellent in the kitchen. The colors are great for glancing and finding exactly the knife you need for a specific job. They clean easily and seem to be keeping their edges. Depending on the occasion, they can make a useful gift for any aspiring Top Chef." —Darsen

    Get a set of 12 from Amazon for $21.99.

    9. Or a set of non-stick cooking utensils you can gift your roomie to replace the spatula you accidentally melted while making pancakes.


    Promising review: "Firm, smooth, and strong handles that feel great on your hands! You can't tell that the beech wood is a much higher quality than other types of handles. The silicone provides me with soft control over my cooking, being able to reach areas I could not with other stiff products." —Amazing Customer!

    Get a set of nine from Amazon for $28.89.

    10. Playful cloth napkins your loved one will totally appreciate because they'd never think to buy them for themselves.


    Promising review: "Absolutely love the quality of these napkins — they match my table runner perfectly! Great quality — definitely recommend." —BrookeK

    Get a set of four from Anthropologie for $24.

    11. A simple pastel cookie jar so your BFF's sweet treats won't get stale.


    Promising review: "My friend's daughter wanted a pink cookie jar for Christmas! They have collected them as a family for a long time, but this 3-year-old wanted to get in on the action. She had asked for a pink cookie jar and this fit the bill perfectly. She loved it. I know because of the little squeal she let out when she opened this present." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $21.95 (available in two colors).

    12. Multi-colored mixing bowls, a must-have for any baker in need of some culinary inspiration.


    Promising review: "Great set of mixing bowls and a fit for any type of kitchen. The quality of these bowls is quite good and met my expectations. They come with five different sizes and each bowl also comes with different color lids. I can use these for storage as well. I also found them very easy to clean. Great product and worth the price." —Tommy jordan

    Get a set of five from Amazon for $28.99 (available in five styles).

    13. A pretty bread box that'll add a lil' ~somethin' somethin'~ to your friend's counter, even if they've sworn off carbs for the tenth time this month.


    Promising review: "Large enough for a couple of loaves of bread and a dozen cakes. Lightweight but sturdy. Nice color and sits and looks good on our kitchen countertop. Excellent value for the price." —Eddie Maria

    Get it from Amazon for $22.99.

    14. Colorful canisters, because why not help your pal add a modern aesthetic to the way they store rice, cereal, or sugar?


    Promising review: "Really nice canisters. Love the color. They have a great seal with the clamps they use in the design. Nice and tight. Very attractive too." —LudmillaM

    Get a set of four from Amazon for $29.99+ (available in four colors).

    15. A Mickey waffle maker to bring the magic of your friend's favorite vacation spot into their kitchen.


    I have this waffle maker and let me tell you — waffles just taste BETTER when they're shaped like a Disney character.

    Promising review: "This waffle maker is super cute and easy to use, and even easier to clean. You can make the waffle as light (golden) or as dark (brown) as you like depending on how long you let it cook. I definitely recommend this to anyone who has small children!" —Mrs. B.

    Get it from Amazon for $23.55+ (available in four styles).

    16. Or an adorable mini waffle maker that is so precious they'll want to channel their inner–Leslie Knope and use it every day.


    Promising review: "At first, I laughed and thought it was too small to really do anything. I was so wrong, it's an amazing little waffle maker!! Can cook almost anything on it! I have cooked eggs, waffles, and french toast." —S PETERSON

    Get it from Amazon for $8.99+ (available in nine colors).

    17. Gorgeous measuring cups, so stunning you won't even want to give them away because you'd rather admire their beauty in your own home.


    Promising review: "I love these measuring cups. They look adorable and are sturdy and well made. I like the fact that the largest one is 1 1/2 cups. The others are 1 cup, 1/2 cup and 1/4 cup. Very pleased with the pretty pastel colors." —Catherine Florida

    Get a set of four from Amazon for $15.49+ (available in two styles).

    18. Copper-coated stainless steel utensils for a quick upgrade to the boring, mis-matched ones taking up space in their drawers.


    Promising review: "I got these kitchen tools specifically for the colors and I love them and how they work. This was a great addition to the kitchen." —Nicole

    Get a set of seven from Amazon for $31.99+ (available in six colors).

    19. Or a 19-piece kitchen gadget set that'll prevent your chef friend from ever wondering where "where is my whisk?" ever again.


    Promising review: "Excellent value for the quality of products you receive! I half expected them to be cheap and flimsy but to my surprise they are not! The bowl scrapers are actually better than the ones I have. Very thick and durable. I'm very pleased with this purchase." —SarahA

    Get a 19-piece set from BuzzFeed's Tasty collection for Walmart for $28.81.

    20. A pasta machine with detailed instructions so your friend can FINALLY win their in-laws over with a homemade meal.


    Promising review: "Very nice pasta maker for beginners. It is really easy to set it up and operate. This is my first pasta maker. Before buying it, I had concerns about using it because I’m not good at cooking. But I totally changed my mind after the first time using. It was designed for beginners! And it was super easy to clean. I love it so much and the price is very nice. I will recommend to everyone." —Karen L

    Get it from Amazon for $27.99 (available three styles).

    21. An automatic pan stirrer with a timer, excellent for any aspiring chef who tends to get a little absent-minded while following a recipe.


    Promising review: "My husband loves to cook. We have two very small children, so while his meals are mostly yummy, they are also sometimes burnt. :) This was perfect for him. He's able to turn it on, run into the next room to save the day with a plastic bag and a washcloth for whatever blowout-esque mess I'm dealing with, forget he's cooking, run back into the kitchen frantically when he remembers, and arrive only to find the meal practically cooking itself. Best. Gift. Ever." —Jake the ChefturnedDaddy

    Get it from UncommonGoods for $25.

    22. A five-piece set of kitchen tools in a variety of fun colors, because we all know everything is better as a miniature.


    Promising review: "Very happy with these tools. They are the perfect size for a small (8-inch) skillet and small pot. Fun to use and pretty to look at." —KateLV

    Get a five-piece set on sale from BuzzFeed's Goodful line, exclusively at Macy's for $16.49 (originally $21.99).

    23. And an electric wine bottle opener, perfect for gifting to the pal that constantly hosts you for Game of Thrones because you don't have HBO., Amazon

    Promising review: "At first I thought mine was broken but I was doing it wrong!

    1. Cut the wrapper with the cutter that it comes with (little loop hooked onto the back of the charger stand).

    2. PUSH DOWN ON THE WINE OPENER WITH PRESSURE while pressing the down arrow button as you hold the bottle as well.

    3. Once the wine opener feels a little loose, that means the cork is out.

    4. Remove the wine opener to reveal the open bottle.

    5. Press the upward arrow to release to cork.

    CHEERS!" —Yordana.

    Get it from Amazon for $16.29.

    Your loved ones bragging about the awesome kitchen gadgets you bought them:

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    Some reviews have been edited for length and/or clarity.

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