The 22 Best Kitchen Gadgets That Will Upgrade Your Cooking Skills!

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| LAST UPDATE 06/15/2022

by Genevieve Scott
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Cooking has been one of those traditions that are distinct across cultures and yet the easiest to accept. One of the most positive effects of globalization is the access to all these various cultures through traditional cuisines. Food really does connect us all, no matter where we come from.

For those of us who love to cook or know someone who loves to cook, the best gift is always kitchen gadgets. To make the job of deciding easier, we decided to make a list of the best kitchen gadgets found on Amazon. These are absolutely must-haves for any cooking enthusiast - so you can’t go wrong when you buy them. However, don’t gift all these kitchen gadgets at one go, since finding pantry space for it all would be the next chore!

Cuisinart SCM-10P1 Snow Cone Maker

Let’s get down to making those carnival treats right at home this summer, with the Cuisinart SCM-10P1 Snow Cone Maker. This compact snow cone maker comes with 12 paper snow cones, and the operation is child-safe – meaning even children can make their own combinations of snow cones.

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If you’re looking for new recipes to try, do check out the suggestions customer have put up in their reviews with the consistency you like for your snow cone. You’ll find nothing short of great reviews and recipes on Amazon, and if you’re getting tired of waiting in line for your snow cone, that’s the green light to get your own Cuisinart Snow Cone Maker.

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Ecolution Patented Microwave Micro-Pop Popcorn Popper

There are 47 reasons why we would recommend the Ecolution Patented Microwave Micro-Pop Popcorn Popper, but we think you’ll be convinced with just 3. This popcorn maker does not require oil or butter, making it the healthier alternative.

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The design is made of borosilicate glass, making it reusable and environment friendly and a money-saver option in the long term. Last but the best - the design is such that no kernels are left un-popped or accidentally burnt, so you get to taste every single piece you put into the popper. Now, if that doesn’t work yet, take a look at the rave reviews for this bestseller product and that should do the trick.

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Keurig K-Mini Coffee Maker

The Keurig K-Mini Coffee Maker looks absolutely stunning for a coffee maker. Compact (less than 5 inches wide!) and designed to serve just one cup of coffee at a time, the operation is effortlessly simple – just add water, then your favorite coffee flavor in a K-Cup pod, press the large brew button and sip away at your freshly brewed coffee.

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You may call us delusional, but we think this is the ultimate single-serve coffee dispenser you can find on Amazon. What’s almost as good as the product – the unboxing experience. This may be the single best gift you can give yourself.

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COSORI Air Fryer Oven Combo

The COSORI Air Fryer Oven Combo finds its way on our list because it is the number one selling product for customers looking for air fryers. If that isn’t the biggest testimonial for this product, the health benefits compared to traditional deep frying should have you convinced. Pull this air fryer out of the box, and you are ready to go.

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It’s that simple to use. Forget the convenience, it is just so versatile that it can take care of any fried food you can come across. There isn’t a better air fryer in the market according to us, and that’s why you need to get one for yourself.

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4 in 1 Knife Sharpener

The 4 in 1 Knife Sharpener looks like a machine from out of this world. But when it comes to sharpening your kitchen knives and scissors, you’ll be hard-pressed to find a better product.

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Because this knife sharpener is made of premium quality materials like ceramic, tungsten, TPU, and ABS, you can rest assured that this product is meant to last. It’s also simple to use – put the blade in the slot, then pull the knife in one direction 3-5 times and your blade is sharp and ready to use.

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AeroGarden Harvest

Growing your vegetables at home is a new trend that’s been catching the fancy of households in America. The AeroGarden Harvest is the countertop garden you need to have in your home. Grow your vegetables without soil using just water, and the control panel reminds you when to add more water and plant food.

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The control panel automatically turns on and off the LED lights, and your plants can grow up to 12 inches in height. This kit comes with a gourmet herb seed kit to start your gardening, which includes Genovese Basil, Dill, Curly Parsley, Mint, Thai Basil and Thyme.

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Air Fryer Cheat Sheet Magnets

The Air Fryer Cheat Sheet Magnets is the only guide you need to your air frying routine. Containing over 120 recipes for 5 different categories, this chart has everything you need – from ideal cooking times to measurements so that you can retrieve it all easily at the flip of a finger.

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The magnet allows you to easily attach it to the top of the refrigerator. It is important to know how much time it takes to air fry food since the frying times are different from normal oil frying. Once you get this, be rest assured that you will find yourself using this a lot.

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Smart Meat Thermometer

Keep track of the heat on the meat (yes, it was a bad joke) with the Smart meat Thermometer, which comes with a wide Bluetooth range of 165 ft. The Guided Cook System ensures that every step of your cooking process is perfect, making your preparations consistently amazing every time.

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The Advanced Estimator Algorithm is also very helpful because of the accurate time estimate for cooking and resting your food. You may love eating meat but just can’t seem to get it right whenever you try. That’s why you need to get the Smart Meat Thermometer to make you a better meat chef.

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DASH Rapid Egg Cooker

The DASH Rapid Egg Cooker is perfect for all your egg-ceptional breakfasts. Think of any way you’d like to eat your eggs, this egg cooker can get it done. With a simple, compact style and easy-to-use design, your morning routines are going to be eggs-traordinary. Cooking eggs using this device will make your daily breakfasts that much easier.

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We loved how easy it was to cook hard-boiled eggs, and this device is a real steal considering how much of a pain it is to "perfect" hard-boiled eggs. There’s a cute jingle that plays when the cooking is done, and we thought it added a nice touch to the product.

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Digital Food Thermometer for Cooking

The difference between an average meal and a masterfully prepared one is largely dependent on the temperature of cooking. The Digital Food Thermometer is the answer to finding the right temperature for cooking. Enabling you to find accurate temperatures, it can be used for measuring temperatures in meat, deep frying, beverages, or baked foods.

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This kitchen thermometer can measure temperatures within as little as 2 seconds, has a very simple operation, and can easily change measurements between Celsius and Fahrenheit scales. The compactness makes it easy to store. Cooking like a pro is officially a goal that is not too far away in the future!

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BUTEFO 8 in 1 Kitchen Tool Set

If there’s a hack that you need for preparing your meals, the BUTEFO 8 in 1 Kitchen Tool Set is it. We loved the design of the entire set, which is shaped like a wine bottle, making it an easy-to-carry toolset for any kitchen. The set comes with a funnel, juicer, grater, shredder, can opener, measuring, cup egg cracker, and separator.

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BUTEFO makes kitchen gadgets convenient to use and carry at a very affordable price. This is also a cute collectible for your kitchen, or for any kitchen collection aficionado. Use it at any time, wherever you go, because the kitchen fanatic in you wants it.

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Bloss Anti-skid Jar Opener

If you particularly have problems with opening jars in the kitchen, you’re not going to find a better tool than this. The Bloss Anti-Skid Jar Opener is as cool as it sounds, and it looks just as cool. This jar opener works for four sizes of circular openings and can be used by kids and even older people suffering from lessened arm strength.

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The ergonomic design offers easy handling, and your grip cannot slip when you open a jar using this. While you should be careful not to use it on metal tools, we’re sure you can use this handy kitchen gadget for all your jar-opening needs.

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Spring Chef Magnetic Measuring Spoons Set

When it comes to measuring spoons, there will come a time when you need a kit that is durable, easily stored, and usable. The Spring Chef Magnetic Measuring Spoon Set should be the kit of choice. This spoon set comes with spoons that are dual-sided and nest within each other due to their magnetic properties.

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The spoons are rust-proof and can be used for measuring in the kitchen and for medicines. Because it can fit inside most containers and makes your life easier, this set could soon become your most frequently used gadget in the kitchen.

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OXO Good Grips Swivel Peeler

It’s hard to find someone who hasn’t cut their hands when using a peeler. This is perhaps why peelers have a bad rep in the kitchen. But by incorporating Japanese stainless steel in a thoughtful design, the OXO Good Grips Swivel Peeler gives the peeler category some hope for redemption.

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Boasting a comfortable grip, a built-in potato eyer, and an ergonomic design, peeling is much easier and smoother with each stroke. Next time you need a peeler, we invite you to consider this design by OXO. Peeling with Good Grips is an experience to be felt - not read about on lists, so get one right now!

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BabyPop! Newest Design Dishwasher Magnet

The BabyPop! Newest Design Dishwasher Magnet is a dishwasher magnet with a design meant to catch the eye. By simply using the slide, you can now let everyone know whether the dishwasher needs cleaning, even using it to send an indirect and silent message (could be direct too) to your spouse or the kids when it’s their turn to clean it.

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Because the magnets are super strong and can stick to any surface, no one can accidentally knock it or pull it off. The BabyPop! can now be the reason your household always maintains a clean dishwasher - all thanks to this genius magnet!

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Saucemoto Dip Clip

Love sauce with your drive-through meal, but can’t indulge in it when you’re moving? The Saucemoto Dip Clip (yes, we know the name couldn't be more fitting) literally can be clipped onto any vehicle’s vent, thanks to its universal mount. But if you’re worried about the security of your sauces, don’t worry – it is designed to hold your treats in place through almost any driving condition.

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The 5-in-1 aperture design also allows you to mix and match your favorite sauces from all your restaurants - and we think this product might just be the way of the future. McDonald's we've never been more ready...

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Sondiko Butane Torch

The Sondiko Butane Torch is one of Amazon's top products - and when we used it, we could see why. For those who are experts in cooking, especially in processes like glazing, caramelizing, searing, roasting, or toasting, this Butane Torch is a godsend. The torch is designed for intentional ignition with its safety lock.

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Made with professional-grade materials and designed for easy operation, the torch makes use of Piezo Ignition Technology. This tool can also be creatively used for creating art, and its handy design and compatibility with all types of butane canisters will make it an indispensable element of your kitchen work!

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Gorilla Grip Heat Resistant Silicone Oven Mitts

Think about all the qualities you would want from your oven mitts. You want them to be comfortable, durable, able to resist high temperatures, waterproof, slip-resistant, and stain-resistant. Right? Well, the Gorilla Grip Heat Resistant Silicone Oven Mitts tick all these boxes, and they were made extra long to help cover your arms properly as a precaution.

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Made of 100% slip-resistant silicone, the oven mitts also shape themselves to your hands naturally. Because of their inner cloth lining, you will feel a slight warmth when you use them, even at high temperatures. Next time, don’t get those regular oven mitts. Do yourself a favor and get these.

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Bellemain Cast Iron Grill Press

If you’re looking for a secret tool to amp up your meat game, look no further than the Bellemain Cast Iron Grill Press. Made of cast iron, it helps in sealing in the flavor of your meat, giving you the chance to make restaurant-style food at home.

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Don’t worry about it being heavy, because it is the perfect weight for searing but not charring the meat. It is well designed to fill any skillet, and it also heats up to help the meat cook faster. We loved the style because its aesthetic design sure will get people to notice your meat-cooking skills.

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Yonanas Classic Original Healthy Dessert Fruit Soft Serve Maker

The Yonanas Classic Original Healthy Dessert Fruit Soft Serve Maker is your Get-Out-of-Guilt card when you want to indulge your sweet tooth. We challenge you to turn any frozen fruit that you have into ice cream or sorbet. But how is it truly free from guilt? This sweet treat is free from any fats, sugars, or preservatives.

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That’s your ticket we’re talking about. This kitchen gadget also comes with 36 recipes to create your favorite desserts at home, be it vegan, keto or dairy-free. So, if you’re looking for a healthy, fulfilling way to satisfy your sweet cravings, this soft serve maker is the real deal.

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OTOTO Gracula - Garlic Crusher

Love to use garlic in your dishes, but cleaning and preparing it - not so much? Here's a product that's as effective as it is cute. The Ototo Gracula Garlic Crusher seems like an unusual addition to your kitchen until you use it and realize it isn't. By simply pressing, crushing, and mincing, your meal prep can be done within minutes.

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And this works not just with unpeeled garlic cloves - it also works with ginger, nuts, and any spices that need to go into the mix. The Gracula is something that needs to be in every garlic lover's kitchen today.

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