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31 Brilliant Kitchen Products For The Holiday Season

They may have only one function, but that function could save you tons of time.

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1. A cutter that will slice a pie or cake into perfectly even portions.

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In one easy step. $6.69, here.

2. An apple peeler / core-er / slicer that will make pies a breeze.

3. A seafaring arm to keep your pots from boiling over.

Get one of each for $12, here.

4. A heavy-duty potato ricer that will make latke-making fast AF.

5. A cheery egg separator.

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For all your fancy dessert baking. $15.32, here.

6. A gadget that will open jars, open pop-top cans, open pull-tab cans, and (most importantly) open your beer.

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$9.95, here.

7. A grease separator that will help you make ~perfect~ gravy.

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This one is $14.99, here.

8. A worried face that will protect your fingers from hurried chopping.

$2.21, here.

9. An apron with a towel that zips off for easy cleaning.

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Read more about it here, and get it for $29.95 here.

10. Pins that will help you lace your turkey without having to sew it up.

11. An attachment for your standing mixer that chops (and shreds) things for you.

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Veggies, cheese, potatoes, and whatever else you don't want to deal with chopping by hand. $49.99, here.

12. Or this grater that does it with ~hand power~.

13. A salad chopper with multiple settings that chops veggies and eggs and (cooked) meat directly into a bowl.

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$32.96, here.

14. A little plastic guy who will keep your spoon from making a mess, even if you have to drop it for a second to deal with something else.

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$18.40, here.

15. An infrared convection cooker that can cook your whole damn turkey.

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Save your real oven for the best part of holiday food: the SIDES. $119.99, here.

16. An extra three-tier oven rack.

Make all three green bean casseroles at once. $16.99, here.

17. Gloves that make potato scrubbing easy.

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Vegetable scrubbing brushes always get gross, anyway. These are much more washable. $11.95, here.

18. A pair of tongs that make slicing your roast fast and fair.

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Now no one gets a bigger slice than anyone else. $29.95, here.

19. A hand held electric beater.

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When your stand mixer is busy with something else. Or for those of us without the counter space for a stand mixer. $19.99, here.

20. A set of nesting measuring cups with easy leveling scrapers.

$19.95, here.

21. A handle that makes it easy to move your turkey from the roasting pan to the platter.

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Handy, even though it looks awkward. $9.99, here.

22. A garlic peeler / slicer.

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It may not look like much, but it peels and slices a garlic clove in one twist. $20.50, here.

23. A pie carrier that will help you get your masterpiece to grandma's house.

This one is $14.99, here.

24. A tube to stick inside your bird to make it cook faster (aka the "Turbo Roaster").

25. A top-rated turkey fryer.

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If you're going to fry your turkey, do it right. It's $50 here, and you can read the Sweethome's review of it here.

26. A strange device whose only function is to remove an onion's peel.

But when you're faced with three pounds of unpeeled onions, something like this is basically a ~dream~. $49.99, here.

27. A comb that makes slicing veggies easy and accurate.

Plus that stainless steel circle in the middle will get rid of onion finger smell. $17.52 here.

28. A cookie press that will make everyone compliment your sugar cookie skills.

$24.99, here.

29. A universal pan lid that you can throw on top of any pot.

30. A meat thermometer that connects to your iPhone.

Get it for $59.95, here.

31. A flask that you can take a swig from anytime a relative comes poking around.

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$24.50, here.