Skip To Content

    31 Handheld Kitchen Tools Reviewers Can't Stop Raving About

    A cookie scoop, magical dusting wand, and culinary blow torch that are calling your name.

    We hope you love the products we recommend! All of them were independently selected by our editors. Some may have been sent as samples, but all opinions and reviews are our own. Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page if you decide to shop from them. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

    1. A classic handheld OXO can opener with cushioned handles that'll make popping open your favorite soup a cinch. You'll be pleased you added this to your cart the next time your power goes out and you can't use the fancy electric one you typically reach for.

    the black and stainless steel handheld can opener

    2. A lemon squeezer you can use to literally live out the old saying "when life gives you lemons, make lemonade." Just picture yourself sipping on a freshly squeezed glass while basking in the sun. Simply divine.

    a yellow and green lemon squeezer

    3. A small egg beater from OXO to ensure your omelet comes out nice 'n' fluffy but also be your saving grace when you're whipping up an individual dessert or Dalgona coffee and don't want to be bothered with a full-size hand mixer.

    a model using the handheld egg beater

    4. A milk frother to pack a powerful, spinning punch despite looking rather delicate. It'll help transform your hot chocolate into one out of a Hallmark Christmas movie scene. Delish.

    5. A handheld garlic press you'll be ready to *rock 'n' roll* with right out of the package — don't plan to invite any vampires over for dinner.

    the rolling handheld garlic press

    6. A designer-inspired coffee stencil you can use to create the over-the-top latte of your dreams — I can't even imagine how many likes you'll get on your inevitable Instagram post of it.

    7. A compact eight-in-one spiralizer that'll grate cheese, juice fruits, cut ribbon, and *so* much more. This lil' gadget really does it all.

    8. A cookie scoop, so all of your precious balls of dough will come out *exactly* the same size and look simply stunning before everyone in the house gobbles 'em up.

    a reviewer photo of cookie dough balls neatly arranged and the same size behind the cookie scoop

    9. A too-cute egg white separator you'll be *egg-cited* to use whether you're prepping an omelet or baking a cake.

    a ceramic egg shell shaped chick with little wings and a beak

    10. A culinary blow torch so you can *finally* make your own baked Alaska after watching various chefs do it on TV for years.

    11. A batter dispenser you could use with one hand tied behind your back if that's something you're interested in. It'll help you create perfectly round, fluffy pancakes that honestly could be featured on the cover of a magazine.

    the batter dispenser next to perfectly round pancakes

    12. A set of pan scrapers you'll pat yourself on the back for buying after you see how seamlessly you'll be able to remove burnt-on bits from your latest cooking endeavor.

    the scraper tools

    13. Oven mitts to match your kitchen's neutral aesthetic and remind you it's never a good idea to remove the tray from the toaster with your actual fingers — the Bagel Bites will still be there, jeez!

    two of the linen oven mitts hanging

    14. A handheld knife sharpener you can use to bring your most-used kitchen utensils back to life in a flash without destroying your countertop or cutting boards. Bobby Flay would be proud.

    someone using the small, handheld knife sharpener

    15. An immersion blender that'll make recreating your favorite Panera soup a breeze this winter — broccoli cheddar in a bread bowl here we come!

    the immersion blender

    16. A handy corn butterer to ensure each kernel is coated in that golden goodness without much of a hassle or mess.

    17. A stainless-steel 3-cup sifter for anyone who is tired of using one with a squeeze handle — this crank model will make your baking efforts a breeze.

    a model sifting flour through the stainless steel sifter

    18. A customizable pizza cutter you might want to engrave with arguably the most important rule of sampling any pie — a must-have for any fan of Barstool Sports and Dave Portnoy.

    a pizza cutter with a wooden handle that says "one bite, everybody knows the rules"

    19. A soap dispensing brush that might just make you want to clean your dishes — it looks kinda fun, doesn't it?

    20. A BBQ tool that'll act as a spatula, tongs, and brush all in one! No more fumbling around for the right grill gadget while your burgers are ready to be flipped.

    a model using the bbq gadget

    21. A chopping tool you can use to break up ground meat while it's already in the pan to ensure it's evenly distributed for perfect cooking. You can also use it on veggies and tofu, so don't be discouraged if you're not a big meat eater!

    the five-bladed chopper with a long handle mashing up ground meat

    22. A tortilla press to help you take your Taco Tuesdays to the next level without going above and beyond your minimal cooking skill level.

    23. An 8-in-1 kitchen gadget tool complete with a funnel, a juicer, a grater, an egg cracker, a shredder, a can opener, an egg separator, and a measuring cup. You'll never be without a must-have tool again!

    a measuring cup with other gadgets stacked on top of it as well as a bottle top that's actually a funnel, making the entire product look like a colorful plastic bottle

    24. Environmentally friendly dishcloths made of cellulose and cotton you can use to clean your counters, stovetops, dishes, shower doors, and mirrors — and they come in fun designs!

    25. An embossed floral rolling pin to jazz-up your go-to butter cookie recipe and impress the pants off of anyone who eats 'em.

    cookies made from the floral rolling pin

    26. An OXO apple slicer and corer, so you can quickly create a healthy snack without being late to your Zoom meeting.

    the apple cutter going through a green apple

    27. An ironic garlic chopper inspired by Dracula to make you smile and prevent your fingers from smelling like pungent garlic all day.

    28. A French or dowel rolling pin that'll help you roll out dough for pizzas, breads, cookies, and even properly flatten fondant. Anyone else super hungry yet?

    the two rolling pins in flour

    29. Shredder claws so you won't have to suffer from burnt fingertips while trying to finally get a smidge closer to flawlessly replicating your grandma's famous pulled pork recipe.

    a reviewer using the claws to shred chicken

    30. A pair of looseleaf tea infusers you won't want to describe as anything other than "dino-myte."

    31. And an OXO dusting wand that'll transform your cakes and pies into a sugary work of art. Hope you've got your camera ready — you're gonna want to post the final product on Insta.

    How your dessert will feel when you use the dusting wand on it:

    Looking for more great Amazon finds? Check out some of our favorite cheap things to buy on Amazon, some of the weirdest things on Amazon you might actually want, or read through all the rest of our incredible Amazon product recommendations.

    What's your favorite product?

    Tell us about your favorite product
    Your review may be featured in a BuzzFeed.com post.
    Minimum 25 characters, 1500 characters left
    Max 10 MB. Accepted file types: .jpg, .jpeg, .png.