Skip To Content

    31 Kitchen Products From Target You'll Probably End Up Using Every Day

    From an olive oil sprayer and silicone straws to digital thermometers and coffee mugs, you'll be reaching for these kitchen go-tos so often you might not ever put them away.

    We hope you love the products we recommend! All of them were independently selected by our editors. Just so you know, BuzzFeed collects a share of sales and/or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

    1. An Ember Mug 2 that heats your steaming cup of coffee from the moment you make it to way past the end of your breakfast. This product connects to the Ember app, where you can customize your ideal coffee-drinking temperatures, and has an LED light that indicates when your cup of joe is at your ideal drinking temperature.

    a black ember mug with an LED light at its base sitting next to a french press

    Promising rerview: "I LOVE EMBER MUGS! I have tried other mugs and none keep my coffee/tea as hot as the ember mugs." –Target customer

    Price: $99.99 (available in three colors).

    2. A KitchenAid knife set to help you chop all the mirepoix you need to create some delicious home-cooked meals. These knives are made from high-grade, high-carbon German 1.4028 stainless steel, meaning they will last you what seems a lifetime.

    a 14 piece stainless steel knife set in a dark brown vessel

    This 14-piece set contains shears, a utility knife, six steak knives, a slicer, a santoku knife, a paring knife, a knife sharpener, a knife block, and a chef's knife.

    Promising review: "This set is a great deal and includes all the knives I typically use plus more. The fact that it has a built-in sharpener is great! The stainless steel is nice. These seem durable and well made. The knives are sharp and cut with ease, even on food that is sometimes harder to cut like sweet potatoes. They are easy to clean." –Amber

    Price: $99.99.

    3. A cutting board, because where else will you use your new knives? This board doubles as a charcuterie board, too.

    a dark brown cutting board against a grey surface

    Promising review: "I use this board for serving appetizers and it has not disappointed. You can put meats and cheeses right on the board and the non-slip feet prevent it from sliding around while cutting. The color of the wood is beautiful and I use it for display when not using it to serve." –Janerie

    Price: $20.

    4. A Threshold 32-ounce carafe to hold everything from freshly squeezed orange juice to water as you drink throughout the day.

    a glass carafe with a plastic lid holding orange juice

    Price: $7.

    5. A pair of silicone oven mitts with grips to make sure you have a good grip on hot pots and pans. Say goodbye to burning your forearms while baking some sweet treats.

    a pair of dark grey silicone kitchen gloves

    Promising review: "I love these mitts! I bought them to use with my instantpot because I was using the traditional fabric oven mitts and I kept burning my fingers through them. Since using these silicone oven mitts I haven’t felt a thing and I’ve had them for three months now! I absolutely love them." –Storage

    Price: $6.

    6. A Hearth & Hand with Magnolia spoon rest to help keep your counters clean as you cook your second stew of the week.

    a white porcelain spoon rest with black trimming and the word "spoon" etched into the base

    Promising review: "I love my spoon rest. It’s larger than I expected and big enough to hold my small spoons and large cooking utensils. I also use it to steep my tea. If I want a quick snack I can use it to hold that as well. I purchased two of these and I’m thankful I did." –Kay

    Price: $2.99.

    7. A Hearth & Hand by Magnolia kitchen linen set so that you can say goodbye to single-use paper towels while cooking and eating. These are great as both dinner napkins and kitchen linens.

    four kitchen linens with red stripes and red checkered stripes

    Price: $9.99 (available starting 10/18/20).

    8. A Lodge 12-inch cast-iron skillet that'll roast some of the best chicken thighs you have ever had. This skillet comes with a silicone handle attachment, meaning you won't burn yourself as you make some yummy meals.

    four cast iron skillets on a grill cooking vegetables

    Promising review: "Purchased from wedding registry. Lodge is a workhorse and will last for the couple (with proper care) til death do they part. I like that this included the silicone sleeve for the handle. Something I wish mine had!" –McMom

    Price: $24.99.

    9. A Rubbermaid glass food storage set to hold all of the delectable meals you've been making. This set is made from glass, which is amazing for the environment.

    four glass food storage containers holding leftover food

    This set includes one 2-cup and two 3.2-cup glass containers with lids.

    Promising review: "I love these containers. I realized I was in need of new food storage when all I had were lids. The plastic ones had either cracked, got orange or were melted inside. I made the decision right then to switch to glass. Having said all that, these are primo storage. They are simplistically beautiful and highly functional." –Shedennik

    Price: $24.99.

    10. A Misto olive oil sprayer that is great for adding a simple taste of olive oil, bread, roasts; anything, really. If you do not like using olive oil, you can certainly fill this with any oil to replace any cooking spray. Trust us, once you get your hands on this, you will be using it daily.

    a person misting a salad with misto oil sprayer

    Promising review: "I have been eyeing the Misto for years, kept going back and forth. Finally bit the bullet. So glad I finally did. I thought it would save me money just buy not buying spray grease. However, it is saving just by how little oil I am using. I am finishing my second week of using it and it still isn’t empty, and I use it a lot." –Youana

    Price: $9.99.

    11. A Delonghi espresso maker so that you could perfect your latte or macchiato-making skills.

    a stainless steel and black espresso maker with two glasses of espresso

    Promising review: "This is a great starter espresso machine. I wanted a way to make my espresso shots and caffè mocha at home. Use this multiple times in a day, and love it." –Target customer

    Price: $122.99.

    12. An OXO culinary and utensil set that'll help you make anything and everything, from cakes to whole roasts.

    a culinary set with carrot peels, turmeric powder and grated celery on a counter

    This set includes a can opener, a swivel peeler, a grater, 9-inch/23 cm tongs, a nylon square turner, a nylon spoon, a nylon slotted spoon, a silicone spatula, an 11-inch/28 cm balloon whisk, four measuring cups, and four measuring spoons.

    Promising review: "I love purchasing this set as a wedding present. OXO makes great products and this set, especially on sale, is a great wedding present. I bought one for myself with gift cards from my wedding as well." –Anne

    Price: $41.99.

    13. A Project 62 stone dinnerware set, because we deserve to eat from chic restaurant-looking dinnerware in the comfort of our own homes.

    a lime resting on a soup bowl and salad plate, next to a mug and dinner plate

    This 16-piece set includes four dinner plates, four salad plates, four mugs and four cereal bowls.

    Promising review: "I absolutely love this set. It's a beautiful color and great contrast to food. I've read the reviews before purchase and these are plates you need to be sensitive to and care for them well. I'm very satisfied with this :)" –Deb

    Price: $70.

    14. A stainless-steel and silicone straw set that is great for everyone who loves drinking with a straw. Metal conducts temperature very well, so the silicone tips work to protect your lips from a drink that may be too hot or cold.

    four bent and four straight straws with a pipe cleaner. silicone tips are red, green, blue, and pink.

    This set includes four bent and four straight assorted metallic straws.

    Promising review: "Bought these for my earth-conscious daughter and she loves them. They even come with a perfect insert for washing them and keeping them clean." –GM

    Price: $8.

    15. An OXO box grater, because how else do you plan on making everything from eggplant parmesan to hash browns?

    a person grating cheddar cheese with a box grater

    Promising review: "Really pleased with this tool. Previously I had a plastic one and it broke. This is much sturdier and I love the plastic box to catch the cheese in. Very convenient." –APayne

    Price: $14.99.

    16. An OXO salad and herb spinner that will clean your greens like no other salad spinner. This bowl is dishwasher-safe, making cleanup a breeze.

    an oxo salad spinner holding salad on a counter next to an assortment of vegetables

    Promising review: "Great for herbs, berries and smaller quantities for salad. Easy-peasy to run through the dishwasher, doesn’t take the whole upper rack. A perfect addition to complement my full size salad spinner!" –Cindee09

    Price: $27.99.

    17. A Bormioli Rocco 13.5 oz Quattro Staggioni oil bottle, because it is your right to have cute storage vessels for your things!

    a clear mason jar with a metal oil pouring spout

    Promising review: "I had been pricing similar cruets, but found the prices to be ridiculous for a little glass bottle. I ordered these thinking they might not be great because the price is so much lower than the others I had found. They are, in fact, PERFECT. They are pretty, well-made, dishwasher-safe, and I love how the little spout's lid automatically swings closed when turned upright!" –kjohnson

    Price: $6.99.

    18. A Hearth & Hand with Magnolia embossed glass drinkware set to add a bit of pizzazz to your WFH water glass.

    four short clear glasses with etching around the glass

    Promising review: "Beautiful glasses! So clear with a lovely shape and pretty etchings. I bought two and loved them so much I went back for more." –Trop

    Price: $15.99 (for a set of four).

    19. A Project 62 stainless-steel flatware set to enjoy the wonderful dinners you'll be making this week.

    a salad fork, dinner fork, knife, tablespoon, and teaspoon

    This 20-pc. flatware set includes four dinner spoons, four salad forks, four dinner knives, four dinner forks, and four teaspoons.

    Promising review: "Quality silverware at a decent price. The pieces are actually kind of heavy. They wash well and look great." –Ljblake

    Price: $30.

    20. A Threshold blue-and-white checkered kitchen apron, because the only place your food should be going is in your tummy, not on your clothes.

    a blue and white checkered apron with tan strings

    Promising review: "This is nicer than most aprons I have bought. It feels heavier and will withstand washings well. Colors are vivid. Happy with purchase." –Mrsswan4ever

    Price: $15.99.

    21. A Made By Design set of stainless steel mixing bowls to create some delicious doughs and dishes. These bowls have a nonslip base to ensure your mixtures stay in place.

    three different sized stainless steel bowls with grey silicone bases next to a whisk and eggs

    This set comes with three different sized bowls.

    Promising review: "These are a great addition to the kitchen. Nice and deep for mixing, with non-slip bottoms so they don't fly out from under you while you're mixing something. The three sizes are very usable." –Kathy E

    Price: $34.99.

    22. An Oster electronic can opener, because opening cans is a chore. This device lets you open cans of whole peeled tomatoes without any messes or mishaps.

    a silver and black electronic can opener

    Promising review: "This electric can opener is a great addition to your kitchen. It’s more compact than most and can open larger cans as well as small ones." –Gini S

    Price: $34.99.

    23. A Lodge six-quart cast-iron enamel Dutch oven to make your favorite hearty stews or sourdough breads. Dutch ovens tend to last forever, so the meal opportunities are endless.

    a red dutch oven on a stove

    Promising review: "We upgraded to the 7.5-quart model and love it. For larger meals, it is great. We've cooked short ribs and brisket and they both came out beautifully. Highly recommend." –Sam

    Price: $69.90 (available in two colors).

    24. A Taylor Compact pen-style digital kitchen thermometer, because, no matter how great a chef someone is, it's always critical to check the internal temperature when cooking meat.

    a grey kitchen thermometer with a red button and grey cap. the digital screen reads 160 degrees Fahrenheit

    Promising review: "I purchased this to replace another digital thermometer that suffered minor water damage. This unit appears to be more rugged and display characters are easy to read. Temperature updates are rapid. Good product." –Davet

    Price: $14.99.

    25. A Hamilton Beach Electric Kettle for those of you who enjoy multiple cups of tea during the day.

    a stainless steel water kettle next to pastries and a cup of tea

    Promising review: "Use almost everyday. Had it for at least four to five years. Drop plenty of times and don’t have to worry about breaking." –Lil one

    Price: $24.99.

    26. A Simplehuman stainless-steel step trash can, because taking out the trash should be as easy as it can possibly be. This trash can traps foul odors and is touch-free with its step opening.

    a person stepping on a silver trashcan's base to open the lid

    Promising review: "Great trashcan. At first I couldn’t believe I was about to spend so much on a trash can. We have always bought the cheap plastic ones for the kitchen. I love that it has a slow to close lid and how it looks. This was worth it to me because I feel it will last a long time." –Kstell

    Price: $99.99.

    27. An "lazy Susan" turntable so that you can easily organize all of the spices in your cupboards. Get this for other areas of your home, too, like your office or bathroom.

    a clear lazy susan in a cupboard holding spices

    Promising review: "This is really big. I used it under my sink to organize. It easily held everything that I wanted to keep under there and makes everything look clean and organized. I feel good about my purchase because it could serve so many purposes." –Emily

    Price: $16.99 (available in small and large).

    28. A Hearth & Hand utensils holder to keep your kitchen drawers clutter-free, and your wooden spoons and ladles in one place.

    a ceramic utensil holder with the word "utensils" etched on the front.

    Promising review: "Perfect size for all my spatulas and other cooking utensils! And the added bonus of looking great sitting on my counter." –Sarah

    Price: $14.99.

    29. A Cole & Mason 8-inch stainless-steel electronic salt and pepper mill, because nothing beats freshly-cracked black pepper. With its electronic button, you will never have to struggle to grind whole pepper seeds or coarse salt ever again.

    a stainless steel electric pepper grinder hovering over a plate of sliced squash

    Promising review: "Works great. Love the light when in use, really handy to see how much spice you are using. Didn't know if I'd care for the electronic feature but finding it very useful especially for one-handed operation." –Cpatt

    Price: $49.99.

    30. A Cravings by Chrissy Teigen 12-piece aluminum cookware set to enhance any mac 'n cheese dish you'll be making. This set is nonstick and scratch resistant, meaning it will stand the test of time as you make some intricate dishes.

    a 12 piece set of mint-handled aluminum pots

    This set includes one 5.5-quart Dutch Oven with lid, one 3.5-quart sauté pan with lid, one 2.5-quart saucepan with lid, one one-quart saucepan with lid, one 10.24-inch frying pan, one 8-inch frying pan, one silicone slotted turner, and one silicone spoon.

    Promising review: "I have been wanting a beautiful, matching, high-quality cookware set for ages - and I finally got it!! Without having to spend thousands!!! I’ve used almost every piece in the set now and the quality honestly astounds me. Easy to clean, easy to cook with, and so pretty I could put them on display if I wanted to. Couldn’t be happier!" –Magnolia Farms Fan

    Price: $139.99 (available in three colors).

    31. An OXO Softworks citrus squeezer that'll add some zesty notes to your cooking. This citrus squeezer works great with lemons and limes.

    a yellow citrus squeezer with a black softgrip

    Promising review: "It does the job well. Gone are the days of squeezing lemons by hand. It appears quite sturdy and built to last. Very happy with my purchase." –CVS8

    Price: $16.99.

    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 post.
    Minimum 25 characters, 1500 characters left
    Upload up to 4 photos you took of the product and/or how you use it. (We love before & after photos!)
    View our photo guidelines with tips that increase your chance of getting featured.
    Max 10 MB. Accepted file types: .jpg, .jpeg, .png.

    Need A Shopping Buddy?

    Get great products - from pros in the fine art of buying stuff online - delivered to your inbox!
    Newsletter signup form