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    23 Brilliant Kitchen Products That You’ll Actually Use

    They're so damn satisfying to use, too.

    We hope you love the products we recommend! All of them were independently selected by our editors. 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 stainless steel mould that lets you make dumplings, ravioli, potstickers, pierogies, dumplings, or momos in seconds. You don't have to know the art of sealing dumplings closed to enjoy them!

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    Reviewers love how much time it saves them, and that the dough doesn't stick to or snag on the mould.

    Get the three-inch dumpling maker on Amazon Canada for $15.99. Available in two other sizes.

    2. A handheld electric frother that will give you the most luxurious homemade beverages ever. It makes any ordinary cappuccino taste and look like cafe quality, so you're definitely going to cut down on your Starbucks expenses.

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    Reviewers who have tried other frothers say this is the best, especially for the price. All you have to do is press one button! It needs three AAA batteries to function, so get some here.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $18.97.

    3. A rocking garlic crusher that will do all the hard work for you. No more mincing, chopping, or getting your fingers all sticky and smelly.

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    Reviewers love how a little effort goes a long way with this gadget and how easy it is to clean.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $12.49.

    4. A dish squeegee that'll ensure you never touch any gooey, wet bits while clearing leftovers from your plate again. It has a non-slip handle that you can grip easily, even if it's wet.

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    Reviewers love how cringe-free it makes washing the dishes.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $16.24.

    5. Some colour-coded reusable produce mesh bags that are lightweight, but durable and won't tear on you. They also have double-sewn seams for added tear protection, so they'll last you a long, long time.

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    It has over 2,000 positive reviews and reviewers love how they can just toss them in the washing machine when they get grimy.

    Get a set of five on Amazon Canada for $2.90+ (available in sizes S-L, a twin pack, and a pack of 15).

    6. A cutlery washing tool that'll make getting the grime off your spoons, forks, and knives not only easier, but safer. The bristles are sturdy and the curved design will keep your fingers protected.

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    Reviewers say they didn't know how much they needed it until they got one.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $9.99 (available in green and grey).

    7. A pair of cut-resistant gloves so you can grate, slice, and chop with full confidence. These are surprisingly light and comfortable for a product that can withstand a sharp blade.

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    Reviewers say they work like a dream, especially for chopping onions.

    Get a pair on Amazon Canada for $3.86+ (available in sizes S-XL).

    8. A silicone kitchen tool that combines the flatness of a spatula and the grabbiness of tongs to make one totally clever utensil that'll make cooking more fun.

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    You can flip pancakes, toss a stir fry, and cook delicate food like salmon without breaking it. It also lets you serve the food directly on to the plate with minimal spills.

    Get a set of two on Amazon Canada for $24.99.

    9. An angry little doll that'll steam up your microwave, softening all the bits of food stuck inside it and making them a breeze to clean.

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    Just fill the doll up with vinegar and water, and microwave for seven minutes. For added freshness, add a few drops of lemon juice. Wipe all the crud away, and put her in the dishwasher.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $5.89.

    10. A condiment fork that'll let you fish for pickles without having to get a fork and have a briny struggle. In 2020, we are NOT sneakily sticking our fingers all up in the jar for a late-night salty snack!

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    It's dishwasher safe, but the manufacturer advises only putting it in the top rack.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $14.51.

    11. An adjustable jar opener that is a heaven-sent for anyone who has mobility issues, or just general weaklings who haven't cultivated any upper body strength (aka me).

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    It works on lids from 1-3.5 inches wide, so you can open pretty much all the jars in your fridge.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $23.

    12. A fruit soft serve maker that's the perfect kitchen addition for anyone who loves cold dessert. This little machine creates a yummy vegan and dairy-free alternative to ice cream, froyo, and sorbet. It's especially great for families with kids who don't like eating fruit as it is.

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    All you'll have to do is throw some frozen fruit of choice in the chute to get creamy soft serve! Adding cocoa powder, sugar, cream, or honey is totally optional.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $59.98.

    13. A GORGEOUS home chef spice rack that'll make you want to cook delicious meals daily. It holds up to 24 spices (which come with it, by the way!), and can be mounted on a wall, or set on a shelf. Free up those counters and use some of that vertical space!

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    Getting a spice rack has helped me cook faster because I no longer have to go through drawers and cabinets for ten minutes trying to find Cajun seasoning.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $67.

    14. Some bestselling silicone baking mats, so you won't need to buy parchment paper ever again! You don't even have to use cooking spray on these. They’ll also protect your baking trays from getting too crusty to wash post-baking.

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    Get them on Amazon Canada for $19.29.

    15. An in-home garden system that'll bring you fresh herbs, greens, and veggies no matter what the weather. It's Alexa-enabled, and there's no soil!

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    The plants grow from pre-seeded pods in a hydroponic growing system. No mess + all the freshness.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $399.95.

    16. A meat thermometer that'll ensure your steaks and grilled meats are cooked to perfection. Undercooked meat is a health no-no, and overcooked meat can be too dry and tasteless. Make the most out of your effort and keep your ribs and fillets ~juicy~.

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    Gone are the days of cutting up a beautiful piece of meat simply to check if it's done or not, and destroying your presentation.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $11.99.

    17. Some indexed plastic cutting boards that'll make cutting up different kinds of food at the same time so damn easy. If you find yourself washing your cutting board several times while cooking to avoid cross contamination between raw meat and veggies, these labelled boards are just *chef's kiss*. They stack together in their case, so don't worry about clutter!

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    They have non-slip bottoms, meaning you won't have to worry about any slippery accidents while working with sharp knives.

    Get the set on Amazon Canada for $60.47+ (available in three sizes and five styles).

    18. This sandwich maker that's going to make you wanna cook breakfast every day instead of just picking up an egg and cheese sandwich at Tim's. You can cook two sandwiches at a time, which is why this would make a perfect addition to a family kitchen.

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    It has a timer and makes two sandwiches in under two minutes. Just drop in your sandwich ingredients of choice and wait. It does not cook raw meat though, so using already cooked meats is recommended.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $47.98.

    19. A stylish set of kitchen utensils that stack up vertically and neatly on their magnetic stand, saving you a lot of counter real estate. It has five cooking tools that are the perfect basic package for all your flipping and stirring needs.

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    They're dishwasher safe, too.

    Get the set on Amazon Canada for $37.88+ (available in three colours).

    20. A collapsible and extendable colander that'll make washing veggies and straining pasta an easy breezy task. It fits over sinks any size, is dishwasher safe, and will neatly fit in your kitchen because it folds flat.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $19.99. Available in four colours.

    21. A 10-piece set of airtight containers that'll help you store grains, candy, pasta, and even fresh ingredients in a more organized and space-conserving way.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $94.95. Also available in a set of five.

    22. This silicone utensil rest that's perfect if you hate how messy your counter gets after a cook sesh. It collects all the grease and gravy that would otherwise pool on your counter, and makes post-cooking clean-up a breeze.

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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $15.49+ (available in three colours, two sizes, and two sets).

    23. A cabinet turntable that'll make you feel like you truly have your shit together. It will hold all your sauces and seasoning neatly in the fridge, on the kitchen counter, on a shelf, or at the table for super easy access.

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    Get a nine-inch tray on Amazon Canada for $7.99 (also available in 12-inch and 18-inch).

    You in your kitchen feeling like a whole adult:


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