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    Want To Bake More This Spring? Here Are 33 Products To Help You

    Because this sweet weather can only be matched by your sweet tooth.

    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 β€” prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

    1. A five-piece nonstick bakeware set from Rachael Ray's collection so you can cake it up with the best of them! This set includes a cookie sheet, a cake pan, a loaf pan, and two round cake pans all made from durable carbon steel that won't warp when you bake!

    the rachael ray Oven Lovin' 5-Piece Bakeware Set

    Promising review: "I was very impressed with this set! I was expecting great quality because of course, this is Rachael Ray, but this quality is just wild! I absolutely love this bakeware set!" β€”Alykat1991

    Get it from Macy's for $100.

    2. A dough cutter and bowl scraper set to help you effortlessly divide dough and scoop it from one surface to another.

    the nanahome dough scraper and bowl scraper

    Promising review: "I'm new to baking, but I'm a long-time experienced cook. My daughter told me a scraper was a must-have, and I totally agree. The bowl scraper is a thermoplastic so it is flexible enough to lift dough out of a bowl. The metal bench scrape is wonderful, too. The two slide into each other for ease of storage. I do love it. I would definitely buy it again and recommend it." β€”Sparks

    Get it from Amazon for $8.98.

    3. The Great British Baking Show: Love to Bake β€” With recipes by renowned bakers Paul Hollywood, Prue Leith and even former contestants, this cookbook will help you on your journey towards becoming star baker. Try your hand at an ombre cake, chai crackle cookies, or rainbow bagels!

    the cover of The Great British Baking Show: Love to Bake book

    Get it from Amazon for $22.52.

    4. A set of two stainless-steel, rimmed baking sheets because you're better than those one-use aluminum trays you've been getting from the pharmacy. Commit to some durable baking sheets this spring.

    reviewer image of two NutriChef nonstick baking sheets

    Promising review: "These are very nice quality, sturdy, nonstick baking sheets. I needed a great baking sheet because my daughter loves baking cookies. So I bought these, and they are AMAZING. They are on the smaller side, which works fine for our baking needs. The height of edges/corners are perfect so there isn't anything overflowing into your oven." β€”KD Callie

    Get it from Amazon for $20.99+ (available in five colors).

    5. A cute and complete macaron baking kit so you can try your hand at French pΓ’tisserie. Ah, oui oui!

    the macaron baking kit in its packaging
    My French Recipe

    Need help creating the perfect macaron shape? Check out this silicone macaron baking mat.

    My French Recipe is a small biz aimed at helping you make French baked goods right at home!

    This tasty kit comes with: a reusable pastry bag, a reusable pastry tip, French lavender from Provence, dark chocolate from Belgium, a macaron baking mix, and a recipe card.

    Get it from My French Recipe on Etsy for $39.

    6. A five-speed hand mixer from KitchenAid because it's time to upgrade from spending 20 minutes mixing ingredients with a fork. No more chunks of unblended flour in your fudge brownies!

    the kitchenaid ultra power hand mixer

    Promising review: "It helped me to easily make a cheesecake; it blends well and is powerful. I like the different speeds. It makes baking so much easier! I also like that you can easily set it down between ingredients without making a mess." β€”Shoppingmom

    Get it from Target for $49.99.

    7. A handy candy thermometer since you refuse to let the spring heat stop you from tempering chocolate, making homemade caramel, and deep frying donuts.

    the taylor candy thermometer in a pot full of peanuts.

    Promising review: "This thing saved my life when it came to making fudge and caramel! Reasonably priced and cleanup is easy." β€”Target Customer

    Get it from Target for $10.99.

    8. A set of six stainless-steel mixing bowls with matching airtight lids so you can save your extra batter instead of having to deal with three dozen cupcakes staring at you, begging to be eaten in one sitting.

    Promising review: "I love these mixing bowls. My favorite things are that they nest perfectly within each other, makes for easy storage. The silicone lids are great so I can store food in them in the fridge. And lastly the strainer is a nice addition to complete this set." β€”Geetha

    Get it from Amazon for $25.99.

    9. A set of three nonstick silicone baking mats perfect for keeping your baking trays unscathed by sticky and burnt ingredients.

    reviewer image of cookies on sheet

    Promising review: "I've wanted a set of these for years. I love how easily food slides off of them and how nice my baked goods turn out. They do a great job of protecting my pans from wear and tear, and they've allowed me to cut down/eliminate parchment paper and aluminum foil." β€”Carrie Harrison

    Get it from Amazon for $16.95.

    10. A set of five natural baking extracts including orange, lemon, peppermint, cinammon, and vanilla, so your baked goods are imbued with lovely flavors.

    the five extracts in the baking gift set
    Apex Flavors

    Apex Flavors is a small business creating natural flavors for all of your baking and cooking needs!

    Promising review: "Ahhhh, excellent quality. They make your baked goods the absolute best!" β€”Joanmarie Houston

    Get it from Apex Flavors on Etsy for $34.95.

    11. A tapered French rolling pin made of beech wood from Europe so you'll feel like you're baking in your very own artisanal shop.

    two muso wood tapered french rolling pins on a marble counter next to a few eggs and a measuring cup full of flour

    Promising review: "I thought all rolling pins were the same. I was wrong. This thing is amazing! It doesn't get stuck to what you're rolling. It's easy to clean, is the perfect size, and is so much easier to use. I'm never going back to a traditional one!" β€”Teresa Wismer

    Get it from Amazon for $10.98 (available in two other sizes and one other color).

    12. A stainless-steel digital scale so you'll always have a perfectly precise amount of oatmeal and raisins for your batch of cookies.

    reviewer image of a measuring cup full of m&m's on the levin digital scale

    Promising review: "I bought this to weigh fruit and vegetables and was pleasantly surprised to find how easy it was to set up, how easy it is to work, and how consistent it is in its measurements. One of the nice features of the scale is the auto turn-off, which is helpful because I often forget to turn kitchen appliances off." β€”Fitz

    Get it from Amazon for $22.95 (available in two colors).

    13. A set of five silicone utensils from Le Creuset that'll have you icing cakes and butter-basting pastries with ease.


    Promising reviews: "AMAZING! Great product with a great value for the money! Very good quality and the perfect size." β€”Anthony

    "Super useful! Bought them as an afterthought since they matched my new Dutch oven and skillet, but wow are they the best silicone kitchen tools I’ve used." β€”Aaron M. Spence

    Get it from Amazon for $59.95 (available in six colors).

    14. A retro KitchenAid stand mixer with attachments that'll allow you to easily knead dough, whip up whipped cream, and mix cake batter. With a pouring shield, a tilting head, and a bowl with ergonomic handles, there's almost no way you make a mess while inventing your new dessert!

    the black kitchenaid Artisan 5 Qt. Stand Mixer

    Promising review: "I purchased my Artisan KitchenAid Stand Mixer about a month ago and I love it. I've whipped up loaves of bread, scones, cakes and all have turned out amazing. I love the ease of using the bread hook, it certainly does the hard work for me. The hooks are so easy to attach, and the 5qt stainless steel mixing bowl is the perfect size. My mixer came with a splash guard so I can add flour to eggs and butter without it flying everywhere. So happy I finally made the decision to treat myself by buying this mixer." β€”sleatmc

    Get it from Macy's for $399.99 (available in three colors).

    15. A stainless-steel cooling rack versatile enough to be used for all your baking, broiling, roasting, or decorating needs!

    reviewer image of star-shaped and circular cookies on the spring chef cooling rack

    Promising review: "A great product! It held up well to baking, broiling, and being scrubbed clean with a basic kitchen scrubby. It fit perfectly in my standard cookie sheet and kept my food out of the grease! No warping or bending with heat or cold water." β€”emilyashley315

    Get it from Amazon for $13.99+ (available in three sizes).

    16. A box of unbleached and compostable parchment paper that's as eco-friendly as it is microwave and oven safe. You don't have to choose between becoming a better baker and saving the planet!,

    Promising review: "I almost didn't buy this because there was no cutter on the box. I'm so glad I picked it up anyway. It's awesome parchment paper! We had previously bought the white stuff, so I wasn't sure how this would be different. It seems a little thinner, which I actually like. It's easier to lay flat compared to my old stuff. It makes clean-up a breeze! I think I've found my new go-to parchment paper. The lack of a cutter ended up being a non-issue. Pull the paper out, press down on the lid to clamp it to the place where there is normally a cutter and pull. It tears so easily and very cleanly! No scary, metal cutter needed!" β€”Nicole D.

    Get it from Amazon for $4.49.

    17. A set of silicone baking cups for a greener baking experience. Your treats will pop out easily from these non-stick cups, and you can toss them in the dishwasher when the cupcake is done!

    reviewer image of cupcakes in rainbow silicone cups

    Promising review: "They not only bake perfectly, they are also time-savers. You can bake them without a muffin tin, so they take up less space which means more can be baked at once. They also cool down fast." β€”AllTheGoodThings

    Get it from Amazon for $5.99+ (available in three sizes).

    18. Rose's Baking Basics β€” Award-winning author Rose Levy Beranbaum guides you through must-know recipes for new and experienced bakers with extreme precision and enthusiasm for the craft. Take your brownies, pies, and homemade breads to the next level this spring!

    the cover of Rose's Baking Basics
    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

    Get it from Amazon $19.54+ or from Target for $19.59.

    19. An easy-to-use cake leveler because lumpy, uneven layers of cake are a thing of the past. If you see a leveled, tiered cake in your future, this is for you!


    You'll also get a cake turntable, icing scraper, and offset spatula!

    Promising review: "For the price tag, I wasn't expecting much from this. I just needed a cake leveler and a turntable. But when I opened the box, I was pleasantly surprised! The turntable was just perfect, exactly what I needed. It spins very smoothly. It also has a stop mechanism that makes it stay still. While the turntable was great, it was all the additional things in the package that really sent this above and beyond. I made my niece a birthday cake for the first time, and it was my first time really decorating a cake. This kit filled out my tool cabinet so nicely! Piping tips aside, it had everything I needed to efficiently decorate a cake *well*. I anticipate getting a lot of mileage out of this nice kit." β€”Lydia

    Get it from Amazon for $28.92.

    20. A set of four mini tart tins with removable bottoms, so it'll be easy to make amazing individually-sized tarts and quiches!

    four mini tart pans
    King Arthur Baking

    Promising review: "These mini tart tins worked perfectly for making mini pumpkin pies! Everything cooked evenly, they are easy to clean and use, and at 4in diameter, they make the cutest hand-size serving!" β€”Kendra M.

    Get it from King Arthur Baking for $8.95.

    21. A set of three cookie scoops so you always get the perfect amount of dough to make your world-famous chocolate chip cookies.

    reviewer image of the cookie scoop set on a kitchen counter

    Promising review: "These are fantastic! They're sturdy and don't feel like they're going to break when you use them. They have worked so well over and over and over again since I purchased them. We use them for cookies, for filling muffin pans, and scooping ice cream. Highly recommend." β€”Jen Pants

    Get it from Amazon for $16.78.

    22. A gourmet utility whisk for hand whipping creams and mixing batters. This stainless steel tool is designed to be long-lasting, so you can continue to rely on it throughout all your baking adventures to come!

    a model whisks eggs into a bowl of dry ingredients with the KitchenAid whisk

    Promising review: "It's the best whisk I've owned so far. I bake a lot of cakes, and I like to mix them mostly by hand. So I need a sturdy whisk to handle thick batters. This does an amazing job." β€”Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $10.85+ (available in four colors).

    23. A silicone bread maker that'll take the guesswork out of making perfectly shaped and textured bread. Its design allows for steam to circulate, so your dough never loses moisture. It even comes with recipes!

    reviewer image of a loaf of bread next to the lekue silicone bread maker

    Promising review: "This mixing bowl invention is genius. Bread making always makes such a mess, but with the Lekue Silicone Bread Maker, I can mix, proof and bake all in one bowl. It was a big advantage for proofing wetter dough like crusty artisan or sourdough because transferring that wetter dough out of the proofing container without degassing it was always a challenge. Being able to do everything in one container is extremely helpful." β€”Keek, an Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $27.78.

    24. A set of 12 stainless-steel measuring cups and spoons because the difference between a cup of flour and one cup of flour is bigger (and stodgier) than you might think.

    the set of 12 Kitchen Measuring Cups and Spoons on a kitchen counter

    Promising review: "These measuring cups/spoons are sturdy; they're much better than my collection of plastic cups and spoons. Best of all, I love that I can hang them from a shelf. They are close at hand and don't take up any room." β€”Alice

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99+ (available in three colors).

    25. A nonstick cupcake and muffin pan for making all your eggy, blueberry, or chocolatey treats!

    a model's hand pours batter into the USA pan store's 12-well pan

    Promising review: "I am one happy baker! I have been baking for over 50 years, and this is the best pan I have ever used. What makes it different? First, the pan is heavier, stronger and better made than some of my other pans. Second, I didn't grease the pans, and the muffins popped right out onto the counter after I let them cool for a couple of minutes. Finally, I didn't have any inconsistent results when I compared the muffins with each other. While this pan won't automatically make you a great baker, it WILL assure that you have consistent results from batch to batch." β€”C. Black

    Get it from Amazon for $19.95 (available in five other sizes).

    26. A revolving decorating stand so you can frost your cake with expert precision!

    reviewer image of a decorated cake on a kootek cake stand

    Promising review: "Spins like a dream! It is scored so that you can center your cake perfectly. It is even pretty enough for presentation. Love everything about it." β€”Nancy Inch

    Get it from Amazon for $29.99.

    27. A cast-iron Dutch oven for some no-knead crusty or artisan bread. And of course you can use it for some amazing one-pot meals, too!

    the blue Lodge 6qt Cast Iron Enamel Dutch Oven

    Promising reviews: "Perfect for baking sourdough breads." β€”Jrh

    "To put it simply, I love this piece! I never knew how much I needed a dutch oven until I bought this one. I use it all the time for soups and chili. My husband loves when I make sausage gravy for breakfast, and I can easily do it all in just this pot." β€”stormy

    Get it from Target for $69.90 (available in two colors).

    28. A yolk separator because when a recipe calls for egg whites only, they mean egg whites only. And trying to separate the yolk with your hands? No bueno.

    an egg yolk sitting in the soleader yolk separator which hangs over a bowl

    Promising review: "As a pastry chef, I have spent plenty of time and money trying out tools to make me more efficient at my job. I have plenty of different knives, spatulas, and piping tips that help me achieve that, but I had never found an egg separator as effective and easy to use as this Soleader egg yolk separator. Most other tools take a moment or so to get a clean separation, but with this tool, it was seamless. A must-have for any kitchen." β€”Cassie

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99.

    29. A pack of three offset spatulas that'll make decorating a breeze!

    reviewer image of the three ateco offset spatulas

    Promising review: "Frosting cakes is so much easier now. I honestly don’t know why I didn’t buy this sooner. Not getting frosting all over my knuckles is worth it." β€”Sandy A.

    Get it from Amazon for $18.99 (also available individually).

    30. A stainless-steel zester and grater because your recipe calls for a hint of lemon, and that rind is exactly where you need to get it from. Its ergonomic and nonslip handle means you can zest, grate, and shave all the livelong day!

    a model zesting a lemon over a cutting board

    Promising review: "I was amazed and impressed by what a great tool this grater is! I didn't expect it to be this good. I'd been using a box grater for lemon zest and grated cheese before I got the Deiss PRO grater and I always found the box grater to be awkward to work with. The Deiss grater is easy to work with and very easy to clean. The curved surface makes it easy to concentrate the grated material into a bowl beneath it." β€”Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $10.98.

    31. A 14-piece pastry bag set for pristine piping and delightful decorations! Everyone will think your baked goods came straight from a high-end bakery ;)

    the ateco 14 piece pastry bag set
    Sur La Table

    Promising review: "I have to say that this is a wonderful set and it has just a great variety of different tips for you to choose from. The quality of the bag is really sturdy, so it can really hold whatever you have in there whether it be just cream cheese frosting or your homemade custard. It definitely enticed me to try cake decorating more. Definitely recommend this!" β€”bakingaddict

    Get it from Sur La Table for $20.

    32. A folding proofer that doubles as a slow cooker so you can proof bread dough, toss that in the oven, and then a one-pot dinner in the same device!

    the Brod & Taylor Folding Proofer & Slow Cooker

    Promising review: "For so many years I looked at this product and thought it would be a nice addition for my cooking needs. I bake a lot bread and while my oven has a proof setting, when I'm making up a sourdough (either the culture or the sponge) it often has to be left proofing for up to 12 hours. I don't like the idea of leaving a gas stove on, even on low, for that long of a time or overnight. For that reason, I finally decided to buy this.

    I am so glad I did. I've used it at least once a week since getting it. I was surprised to see this serves as a slow cooker too (yeah, I know, it says so right on the title). And a yogurt maker. Had I known all that years ago, I could have saved some money on purchasing separate slow cookers and a yogurt maker simply by buying this." β€”PCNiles

    Get it from Amazon for $194.95.

    33. A set of 50 animal cookie cutters because everyone knows cookies shaped like your favorite creatures just taste better. Take your baking to a whole other cutesy level with fun plastic shapes.

    Promising review: "These are amazing! I use these cookie cutters for so many things! I use them for my daughter's sandwiches, for play dough, sensory bins, and we use them for cookies, too. There are so many animals to chose from; they have snakes, flamingos, sharks, turtles, sheep, and so much more. I love the variety and the price. Cookie cutters are normally expensive but this is very affordable for the amount you get. We’ve had these for months and they have held up so well!" β€”Rachael

    Get it from Amazon for $7.19.

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