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    21 Products For Your New Kitchen That You Need ASAP

    "Honey, I'm home!" β€” you, to all of your new kitchen accessories.

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    So, you're all moved into your first home. You have everything you could possibly need, right?

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    Sorry, Gordon Ramsay is right about this one. It's more than likely you're missing a few must-haves for your shiny new kitchen. Let me lend you a hand by suggesting what to buy ASAP:

    1. A classic wheel pizza cutter, because chances are you just moved into your home and you'll be ordering in while you get settled.


    ...and it's the perfect way to *ahem* cut carbs ;) Every home should have one of these in an easily accessible drawer, wouldn't you agree? Pizza is essential to a happy home, thus so is this utensil.

    Promising review: "This is the perfect pizza cutter for deep-dish pizza. The large blade makes cutting a thicker crust super easy and the grip makes it easy to hold. A must have if you are a pizza lover." β€”GetInTheKitchen

    Get it from BuzzFeed's Tasty collection at Walmart for $5.44.

    2. A spiralizer that will transform a typically carb-filled dinner into a veggie-filled one with just the turn of a handle.


    All you have to do is insert your fave vegetable and turn the handle to create tasty veggie noodles. It's so easy even the laziest of cooks can enjoy it, and it's definitely a must-have item for any kitchen.

    Promising review: "I was so excited to try out this spiralizer. I was trying to find ways to get my kids to eat more vegetables, and I think this is a great solution. It was much more compact than I anticipated, which is great for storage. It took me a few minutes to figure out how to use the blade part of it, but once I got it figured out, it was a breeze. I tried a potato first and was impressed with how easy and quick it was to make fettuccini-shaped potato FUN!! I can't wait to try so many new veggies and fruits. I highly recommend!!" β€”Mreeves77

    Get it from Walmart for $22.13.

    3. A 30-piece set of nonstick pots and pans, because every home chef deserves the encouragement that comes along with fancy new cookware.


    Treat yourself to a brand-new set of pots and pans. This set comes in stylish colors that will brighten up any kitchen and includes a number of features that make it worth the purchase. The cookware has a nonstick diamond-reinforced coating, heavy-gauge forged aluminum for optimum heat distribution, and silicone handles and knobs (just to name a few). It also comes with a Google Home Mini to help guide your through your favorite recipes.

    Promising review: "Love this set! The color is beautiful. You can't beat the price for all you get. The nonstick is truly nonstick. I've made scrambled eggs without any cooking spray and every bit came out. The silicone spatula and spoon are perfect utensils. Don't pass up this deal!" β€”Victoria

    Get the 30-piece set and Google Home Mini from BuzzFeed's Tasty collection at Walmart for $99 (available in blue and red).

    4. An electric bottle opener, so you can easily open your wine without taking your eyes off the stove.


    No one likes to struggle with a corkscrew. Take all the stress out of opening a bottle of wine by gifting yourself this electric bottle opener β€” this way you can focus on making dinner and soaking in your beautiful kitchen.

    Promising review: "My husband and I didn't think too much about this product. My sister-in-law, who knows absolutely nothing about wine, bought it for us for Christmas. We tucked it away in a corner until I decided to give it a try. We've been using it for two years now, and I must say that it blew me away. A great product that is reliable. Every time friends come over and we open up bottles of wine with it, they're always asking where we got it so that they can purchase one. Get one when you see one!" β€”pmoffat

    Get it from Walmart for $17.99.

    5. A 5-quart Dutch oven to make unforgettable recipes that Ina Garten would applaud you for.


    If you've already bought pots and pans, you might as well add this Dutch oven to complete the set! You can easily whip up a big portion for your friends and family in this bad boy.

    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 is nonstick. Nice little lid with it too! Liked it so much I bought one for my daughter-in-law." β€”Tastypot

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

    6. A 12-piece dinnerware set that will make you want to host brunch every single weekend.


    These stoneware plates feature a delicate lace pattern around the edges and they make me want to squeal. The set includes dinner plates, salad plates, and bowls β€” so you'll be more than ready to host a charming brunch in your new home!

    Promising review: "LOVE my new plates/bowls! I was looking for something simple but kind of antique-y. These are perfect! We live in an old family house that was built in the early 1930s and they fit the house wonderfully!" β€”Aaro B

    Get it from Walmart for $44.92 (available in six colors).

    7. A handheld grater to easily shred potatoes, chocolate, and, of course, cheese.


    Whether you have an award-winning mac 'n' cheese recipe or you want to whip up a fresh batch of hash browns in the morning, you should have this tool in your kitchen cabinet. I promise you, it's grate ;)

    Promising review: "I never really thought I'd need a grater in the kitchen, but I have been watching A LOT of Tasty recipe videos where grating veggies is actually a crucial step. Graters tend to take up SO much space, which is tough in a shared kitchen. This is the only space-saving grater I've found and it's just as effective as any other! The blades are very sharp and you get a very consistent result. It also rinses easily, so no need to worry about cutting yourself if you're used to having scrub graters to get them clean. I'm super pleased with this and highly recommend to anyone with limited kitchen space!" β€”xtinaag

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

    8. A Crock-Pot that will literally do all the cooking for you. You're welcome.


    Never, and I mean NEVER, underestimate the power of a good Crock-Pot. This specific one is dishwasher-safe (yes!), has removable oval stoneware that doubles as a serving dish and a convenient warm setting, and makes enough food to feed nine people. It will quickly become your go-to when you start hosting dinner parties in your new home.

    Promising review: "My mom had one, I have one, and now my young adult daughter has one! Trusted companion through time. Lots of competition out there, but I swore and swear by Crock-Pot. After visiting brick-and-mortar retailers, I convinced her she didn't need the 'digital' stuff. This product keeps it simple. The bonus was that it came with a cookbook β€” which is TERRIFIC! Who else could do it better? Thank you!" β€”kanek

    Get it from Walmart for $19.77.

    9. A colorful measuring cup and spoon set, because you're not an actual adult until you have the tools to properly measure ingredients.


    Complete with five measuring spoons and five measuring cups, this set will have you ready to get cookin' in your new kitchen.

    Promising review: "I love the bright and cheerful colors of this Tasty set. I also love how I never lose them due to their clever design. My kids love to use them as well." β€”Ddcoffee

    Get it from BuzzFeed's Tasty collection for Walmart for $5.97.

    10. A coffee maker to ensure you're sufficiently caffeinated at all times β€” moving is hard enough!


    Whether you're planning to whip up a ton of treats for a festive brunch or you need an extra burst of energy to stay up all night unpacking boxes, you simply need a decent coffee maker.

    Promising review: "Most other coffee makers I've had over the years would slop and slosh everywhere when I pour the water or the coffee, but not this one! A simple coffee maker that does what it's supposed to do...make coffee! Very happy and would purchase again." β€”gypsyjanet

    Get it from Walmart for $19.88.

    11. A six-piece nonstick bakeware set that will have you ready to take on any baking challenge that comes your way.


    Just because you don't have a sweet tooth doesn't mean you don't need bakeware! This six-piece set comes with a baking sheet, a muffin pan, a rectangular cake pan, a round cake pan, a loaf pan, and an emoji-themed timer. You can use these items to bake potatoes in the oven, whip up mini quiches, make lasagna, and SO MUCH MORE.

    Promising review: "This is a great beginner bake set. Each piece is a crucial edition to a starter kitchen. I love the tiny pops of color, and each piece that comes in this set is absolutely necessary and super versatile. It gives you the capability to bake vegetables, meats, cakes, cupcakes, breads, muffins, banana nut breads, and everything in between. They work great, they're durable, and they're a cute set." β€”Amy

    Get the six-piece set from BuzzFeed's Tasty collection for Walmart for $26.34.

    12. A Cuisinart Griddler, so you can make mouthwatering burgers even if you haven't purchased a backyard grill yet.


    Using the Griddler is so simple a monkey could probably do it. Throw your meat on, close the double grill pans, and BOOM β€” dinner is served. You can also use it to make fantastic paninis. I'm not sure what I would do without mine!

    Get it from Walmart for $104.88.

    13. A 40-piece set of storage containers that will guarantee you'll have more than enough ways to save the leftovers of the fantastic meals you'll be making.


    These containers are a blessing. They will hold all of your delicious leftovers and keep your cabinets organized! So adult. The set comes with containers of all shapes and sizes and are both freezer- and microwave-safe.

    Promising review: "This Rubbermaid 40-piece storage set is just what I needed. This are wonderful. The lids seal perfectly on the containers and are so easy to use. I am very pleased with this set. My refrigerator looks so much more organized too now that all my leftovers are contained in this storage set." β€”Squashbug1

    Get the set of 40 from Walmart for $16.97.

    14. A vibrant set of silicone utensils, so you can ~stir up~ some fun in the kitchen this year.


    Add a pop or color to your kitchen counter by throwing these silicone utensils into the mix! The set comes with a soup ladle, a solid spoon, a slotted turner, and a solid turner. You'll be ready for any recipe that gets thrown your way, that's for sure.

    Get the set of four from BuzzFeed's Tasty collection for Walmart for $17.76.

    15. A rice cooker and food steamer that prepares up to 8 cups of any type of rice with just the click of a button.


    I have this exact rice cooker and I could not be happier with it. My husband insisted we buy it to make our lives a little easier when trying to make healthy meals during the week. It does all the work for you so you can prep the rest of your meal while your rice cooks β€” it's fantastic.

    Promising review: "I absolutely love this rice cooker. I use it mostly for brown rice and long-grain and wild rice. I follow the directions on the packages for amounts of rice and water. The keep-warm function is important as I prepare meals in advance." β€”Sandra

    Get it from Walmart for $29.92.

    16. A two-piece strainer set, so you can rinse off some strawberries or drain your favorite pasta without any hassle.


    Every chef needs a good strainer! This set is stackable, so you can store it easily. It also comes in fun colors (who doesn't enjoy that?) and features a non-slip bottom. You can now strain your noodles/greens/fruits right over this bowl instead of β€” gasp β€” losing any of your precious ingredients to the sink.

    Promising review: "I like the color. The build seems to be good heavyweight plastic. The colander has feet so it can be used alone in the sink. The no-slip feet on the bowl are stable and well-designed. This is a large bowl that should be great for your straining needs." β€”lyufyflyfyrdt

    Get a set of two from BuzzFeed's Tasty collection for Walmart for $10.97 (available in two styles).

    17. A microwave that will step up to the plate when your significant other inevitably exclaims they are simply too tired to make dinner.


    Let's face it β€” you're not going to want to cook every single day for the rest of your life. There will be days you need to microwave pizza or a frozen dinner. Don't be foolish; make sure you have a microwave.

    Promising review: "This Frigidaire microwave does a wonderful job of cooking and heating food. It's a powerful microwave at 1100 watts, so it cooks quickly and evenly. It also has stainless steel trim, so it has a nice sleek, modern look to it. I like that it also features a nicely sized glass turntable (11.22 inches), so you can cook some larger items in the microwave. I cooked a pre-made frozen family-size lasagna in it and it fit in there perfectly. Overall I'm really impressed with this microwave and would absolutely recommend it. It's a great microwave!" β€”LoveMyGoldfish

    Get it from Walmart for $89.

    18. A carbon steel wok, so you'll be ready to wok 'n' roll come dinner time.


    Make sure you have this wok handy the next time you're channeling your inner Migos, "in the kitchen, wrist twistin' like a stir fry." If you know, you know. This fab pan features a nonstick coating and a soft silicone handle for extra comfort. You just need it.

    Get it from BuzzFeed's Tasty collection for Walmart for $19.98.

    19. A bamboo charcuterie platter that will let you show off your cheese-plating ~skillz~.


    Ugh. Just thinking about a fancy cheese plate makes my mouth water. Your guests will have that same reaction the next time you put together a spectacular arrangement of snacks on this charcuterie platter. It can also be used as a cutting board, a serving tray, or a butcher's block!

    Promising review: "This is such a nice cheese board. We have used it twice now for a party and for Thanksgiving to present cubed cheese and beef sticks. I love how durable it is, and the fact that it has handles to make it easier to move. It is also a nice thick piece of wood so you know that it is high quality. I think the different cheeses that are written on the board is a nice touch too." β€”Nowanico2403

    Get it from Walmart for $19.99.

    20. A 19-piece kitchen utensil set, so you can't complain about missing the tools for that recipe you've been dying to try out.


    "Oh, it says I have sift the flour... Guess I can't make that cake after all." WRONG! After adding this full set of kitchen necessities into your home, you'll never have a reason not to whip up a tasty snack again.

    Get the 19-piece set from BuzzFeed's Tasty collection for Walmart for $39.76.

    21. And a KitchenAid Artisan Series 5-quart stand mixer, to really solidify the fact you're an adult and YOU BOUGHT A FREAKIN' HOUSE!


    If I had to guess, I would say the KitchenAid stand mixer is the number one most-asked-for item on a wedding registry. This is the big-ticket item β€” and a standout one that screams "ADULT!" While it does cost a pretty penny, it is so worth it. With over 18,500 five-star reviews on Walmart, this item pretty much speaks for itself. It comes in so many colors, you can decorate your whole kitchen around it β€” and don't get me started on the features! It has 10 optimized speeds that can take any on recipe you throw at it, has a tilt-head design for easy cleaning, and comes with four attachments.

    Promising review: "Honestly I hear so many people say, 'I won't have room,' but this SAVES room for me! I have a tiny kitchen and this sees more use than my hand mixer, so it can be left put away. This item mixes batter and then some! The speed at which it whips cream or egg whites and creams, butter, and sugar is fantastic. Cookie dough? Bread? Done! I love it so much, and it can do so many things with such a relatively small footprint. Easy to clean, and it looks snazzy as well." β€”KacieH

    Get it from Walmart for $259.99+ (available in 21 colors).

    You, now that your new kitchen is stocked with everything you could possible need:

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

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