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    24 Innovative Products That'll Solve So Many Problems In The Kitchen

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    1. A cool gadget that'll turn freshly brewed hot coffee (or any non-carbonated drink, such as wine) into an iced one in a matter of minutes — without watering it down.


    Just fill it with water and pop it into the freezer for 12 hours before using. It has a 12.5 oz. capacity and is dishwasher safe!

    Promising review: "Gave this HyperChiller as a gift to my daughter to go with the Keurig I purchased at Costco. She loves it! It turns her hot coffee into an iced one in a couple of minutes while she gets ready for work." —Doreen

    Get it from Amazon $29.99.

    2. An ingenious bottle cap stand for anyone who is tired of throwing away perfectly good condiments just because the contents are stuck on all the sides.


    Promising reviews: "I absolutely love these. I haven't found anything yet that they don't work with. Right now I have them on my lotion, shampoo and conditioner bottles. I have always tipped my bottles over but they fall over and these help with that. I highly recommend these if you like to get the last drop out of your bottles." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99.

    3. A digital food scale with a super useful conversion chart right on the base. No more Googling how many tablespoons are in a cup; it's right in front of you!


    The scale can measure in grams, ounces, pounds, mililiters and fluid ounces, and also has a guide to how long to for soft, medium, and hardboiled eggs!

    Get it from BuzzFeed's Goodful line, exclusively at Macy's for $35.99.

    4. A clever microwave pasta cooker to save you time and stress on nights when you're too tired to cook (and too broke to order takeout).


    Promising review: "The Fasta Pasta is perfect for me. I get the exact amount of correctly measured spaghetti; it's faster than boiling water in a big pot then having to watch and stir the pasta; the pasta comes out perfectly cooked every time and the cleanup is a snap. No big pot, no colander, no spaghetti fork to lift out the pasta. Just the easy-to-clean Fasta Pasta, and a pot to heat up the sauce. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!" —Smilin Sam

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99.

    5. A stainless steel canning colander so you can strain out all the liquids without getting your hands dirt. Plus, flip it over and press out all the liquid that remains!


    Promising review: "I never knew this existed, but when I found it I had to have it. Tuna cans are always frustrating with the draining part, and this is perfect!" —RickM.

    Get it from Amazon for $7.99.

    6. An inventive device that'll absorb Ethylene gas so your produce will last longer in the fridge. Raise your hand if you bought veggies on Monday and had to throw them away by Thursday?! This madness ends today.


    Promising review: "It works. Simple as that. I have even ordered more because it works wonders in my vegetable drawer and also in my fruit basket. Before it seemed things would go bad so fast (three to four days). Now I can see veggies last two weeks some fruits a week longer than expected." —MFC

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99 (available in packs of one–four apples).

    7. A set of three nonstick oven liners, because it's 2018 and we just don't have time to clean our ovens ok!? Just slide one of these guys on in there and simply wash after baking. Wow, thank you whoever thought of this.


    Promising review: "I expected to be happy, but I'm thrilled! Each mat is pliable and fits the entire width of my standard oven. When the mat is against the back wall, it extends up to but not over the front lip of the floor. On first use, pizza cheese and sauce dripped onto the front edge of the mat and onto that uncovered lip. The baked-on cheese and sauce slid right off the mat! Effortlessly! After I cleaned up the lip, I layered a second mat to cover the lip. These mats are so great that I almost want food to drip on them so I can show off how wonderful they are." —Artset Outset

    Get a pack of three from Amazon for $17.95.

    8. A five-quart grater prep bowl so your precious cheese or anything else you grate doesn't get all over the counter. Just pop in one of discs (it includes regular grater, coarse, and slicer) and grate *into* the bowl!


    Get it from BuzzFeed's Goodful line, exclusively at Macy's for $42.99.

    9. A life-changing air fryer that'll give you the convenience of crisping up fries or tons of other food without having to deal with a deep fryer and boiling hot oil.


    Promising review: "I don't know how I cooked before having this! Since receiving it, I've used it to cook at least one part of every meal, if not the entire meal! I had frozen breaded chicken cutlets that turned crispy with no problem, and made chicken parmesan all in one pot. I've made tator tots, sweet potato puffs, mini meatballs, heated up pizza I had previously frozen, chicken fries, and hash browns. All came out just as they do when deep fried!" —MeganV

    Get it from Amazon for $49.99.

    10. A convenient magnetic rack for storing knives that don't fit in a conventional drawer. Wow, your kitchen is looking sharp all of a sudden.


    Need new knives? Check out BuzzFeed Review's winners for best chef's knives (that we tried and tested ourselves)!

    Promising review: "This product is a must, especially if you have a small kitchen and need to remove the clutter. Worth the price, and very easy to install!" —Louis Lawrence

    Get it from Amazon for $10.96 (available in three sizes).

    11. A 16-oz tumbler to more efficiently prepare your favorite beverage on the go. Simply add hot water and loose-leaf tea (or a tea bag) to the outer cup, let steep, then fill the inner cup with ice and press it down. So well-designed, so refreshing!


    Get it from BuzzFeed's Goodful line, exclusively at Macy's for $28.99.

    12. A corn stripper for removing kernels swiftly and smoothly —it's so easy to use, you'll be smiling from ear to ear., Amazon

    Promising review: "First, it's very easy to grip (and I have bad carpal tunnel so this can be an issue for me), and the way it's designed makes it very safe to use, there's no chance of fingers near the cutting blade. I used it initially on a dozen ears of farm stand sweet corn. I blanched the ears for four minutes then put them in an ice water bath. From there, I put them through this corn stripper. It took very little effort on my part, and the cobs were really well cleaned off. I did do a little knife scraping on the smaller tapered ends of the ears, but only there — it cleanly took off all the rest. It took me longer to blanch two batches of ears than it did to strip off all the corn, this made such quick work of the job. This first batch I'm intending to freeze, but I'm planning on canning a huge batch very soon and this fantastic little gizmo is going to shave off hours of work (pun completely intended!). I'm a VERY happy purchaser!" —Cynthia Jendrejcak

    Get it from Amazon for $7.99 (available in a set of two).

    13. A creative spill stopper so you won't have to scrub the stovetop (yet again) because the pasta boiled over.


    Promising review: "Works great. I got it as a Mother's Day gift for my mom since she's always boiling stuff over. Especially when family is over, the house is busy and she forgets about it and next thing you know, water is all over and then she has to scrub the stove the next day and well, she's retired and shouldn't have to do that. So I thought I would get this for her and see if it worked. It works and she loves it. No more boiling over the pots. When the family is over, it's always mashed potatoes or pasta so this saves her so much scrubbing the next day. I am glad I got it for her." —Chris w

    Get it from Amazon for $19.93 (available in four sizes and five colors).

    14. A whisk and spatula tool for mixing batter or gravy, scraping the bowl clean, and even breaking up ground meat. We stan an all-in-one!


    This tool is made of silicone and is heat resistant up to 600 degrees. It's dishwasher-safe.

    Promising review: "This batter tool is great not only for batters but for stirring and breaking up foods such as ground beef while cooking. Great for making sauces, and it's heavy duty so it does not spray like a whisk can when whisking up a sauce. Easier to clean than a whisk, too. I loved this tool so much that I bought one for everyone in the family in the color they preferred." —Juliane

    Get it from Amazon for $11.79 (available in four colors).

    15. A color-coded cutting board set that'll prevent cross-contamination and won't be a headache to clean.


    This set includes one bamboo cutting board and seven flexible, BPA-free mats with symbols (fish, poultry, veggies, bread) to differentiate them. The mats can be inserted inside the bamboo board for storage.

    Promising review: "Love this set! So easy to use and clean. Love having a different mat for the different food groups. I don’t know how I lived in the kitchen before this! No more cross-contamination! Mats do well in the dishwasher, even on the bottom rack. Worth every penny." —MommaDukes

    Get it from Amazon for $24.07 (available in three styles).

    16. An AeroGarden for your countertop because some of us do NOT have a green thumb but still love to cook with fresh herbs. A greenhouse for your kitchen, the future is now and look how yummy it is!


    It features LED grow lights, plus a system that reminds you when it's time to feed and water the plants! Herbs include: Genovese basil, curly parsley, dill, mint, thyme, Thai basil and Miracle-Gro plant food.

    Promising review: "I love to cook, so the thought of having fresh herbs and veggies right on my kitchen counter was exciting. However, I had never had much success gardening. This new Goodful AeroGarden changed that for me. I made the best caprese salad I have ever eaten last week with some fresh basil from my garden. My kids actually enjoy helping me harvest and eat something green. It is freezing outside right now, but we still have fresh produce growing in our home! I can't believe it works this well. If you enjoy cooking or gardening, I would highly recommend." —FreshMom

    Don't forget the AeroGarden Gourmet Herbs 6-Pod Seed Kit!

    Get it from BuzzFeed's Goodful line, exclusively at Macy's for $189.

    17. A helpful egg and fruit peeler that'll gracefully strip hardboiled eggs of their shell in half the time it takes to do it by hand.


    Promising review: "Wow wow wow. This product works! By the time my coffee finished brewing, I had peeled ten eggs. I used to be so frustrated (I love to make deviled eggs) because of how hard boiled eggs are to peel. I was skeptical. It was not expensive, it was simple looking, how could this work? The product is made in Sweden (go Sweden!) and there are no instructions except for a few drawings on the back. I looked at the drawings to get started. Cracked the egg on one of the bottoms, pushed the curved tip of the spoon (curve with the egg), and I started to rotate it clockwise around the egg at the same time I turned the egg toward me. Even the hard ones I was able to peel. I got the skin and all. Some of the eggs slipped out the shell and the almost the entire shell was in tact."May McD

    Get it from Amazon for $9.95.

    18. A genius multipurpose rack to throw your scraps into while prepping food (just add a garbage bag) or to dry your bottles on.


    It folds flat for storage, too.

    Promising review: "I stumbled upon this product while searching for something to dry bottles. I am so glad I took a chance on it. I love it for drying bottles. It does everything the reviews list. I was sold on it because it looked so easy to store, but honestly, it hasn't left my countertop since it arrived. The way it opens and adjusts lends itself to any number of uses. My favorite part is that I can hold up large awkward items like cookie sheets and a 9"x13" pan to dry. I have used it for holding open gallon bags to fill. Such a simple design and well executed." —My Old KY Home

    Get it from Amazon for $17 (available in two colors)

    19. A juicer, zester, and storage container all in one, because any recipe that calls for zesting is a recipe that calls for efficiency!


    Get it from BuzzFeed's Goodful line, exclusively at Macy's for $18.99.

    20. A multi-function chopping board with a meat grip so your freshly cooked dinner isn't sliding all over while you try to cut it. The cutting surface is also angled to catch any juices.


    Promising review: "I bought this cutting board with the hopes of being able to cut veggies (specifically watery tomatoes) and meats (drippy pork loin comes to mind) without spilling juices all over the countertop. This board is everything I've been looking for — and does it better than I expected it to. The dense plastic won't dull my knives, and it is sure to last for years. Each side's edges are covered with a thick silicone rubber to prevent slipping. Overall, this is a fantastic cutting board which we use regularly and has even replaced my favorite wood board simply because of its functionality." —Sidney Shore

    Get it from Amazon for $19.90 (available in four colors)

    21. A brilliant device for making fresh bread 👏right 👏at 👏home. It has 12 settings for all the breads you loaf to eat, including a gluten-free setting!


    Promising review: "I just made my first loaf of hot, fresh bread. The smell and the taste are beyond what we could have ever expected. It is so much healthier than any other bread because you are adding your own ingredients. This is the best bread machine on the market. I did a lot of homework looking for the right one, and this is the right one! The choices of timing and crusts are endless. No one likes to get out of bed in the morning but when this starts cooking, it's like Christmas morning and you're on a dead run. Christmas is only 10 weeks away so put this on your list. They won't be re-gifting these, trust me." —Florida Deb.

    Get it from Amazon for $47.69.

    22. An angry microwave cleaner able to steam off crusted food so it wipes off easily, because you couldn't be bothered with covering the top of your plate to avoid splatter.


    Just add water and vinegar and place this gadget in the microwave for 5–8 minutes on high heat. Afterward, wipe off with sponge, rag or napkin, and all the grime will come right off!

    Promising review: "I'm embarrassed to say I hadn't cleaned my microwave in about six months. It's an awful task. I ran Angry Mama one time, wiped down easily, then ran it one more time to get it detailed really clean. Highly recommend using it more often than once every six months for a super fast, super clean microwave!" —Kelsey

    Get it from Amazon for $4.79.

    23. An egg cooker for making six hard-boiled, soft-boiled, or poached eggs in under 10 minutes — no pot of water or messing up the timing. You can even use it to cook an omelet and poached eggs!


    Promising review: "You know those objects that are totally unnecessary, but you see them and fall in love and live forever in happiness with your random kitschy thing? This is that thing. It makes especially lovely, perfectly round omelets with minimal cleanup required. Hard and soft boiled eggs cook evenly and taste great. The poached eggs are tender and melt in your mouth over toast. It's the perfect kitchen appliance. I grin from ear to ear every time I use it." —Sonnet A. Fitzgerald

    Get it from Amazon for $19 (available in five colors).

    24. A two piece set of oven grips that'll—get this—double as a splatter lid. Wow the future is bright and apparently mess free!

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    Get it from BuzzFeed's Goodful line, exclusively at Macy's for $28.99.

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