Outfitting a kitchen can be overwhelming, whether you’re renovating an existing kitchen or starting from scratch in a new home. Advances in technology mean that there are a number of new gadgets on the market for your kitchen as well. If you love to cook, these gadgets may become your favorite toys, and if you find cooking a chore, you might find that having some gadgets speeds up the process and makes it easier. There are a number of kitchen gadgets that every home cook should have on hand, ranging from a good juicer to a reliable wine bottle opener. These state-of-the-art gadgets can make your kitchen more fun as well as more functional.
Here are some popular choices in kitchen gadgets:
Jaccard Meat Tenderizer
If you can’t always afford to spend top dollar on choicest cuts of meat, a meat tenderizer can make the cheaper cuts tender and juicy. In fact, a little pounding with a tenderizer can even help make the best-quality cuts more tender. The Jaccard Meat Tenderizer has 45 blades made of stainless steel and is suitable for any kind of meat, including beef, chicken or even fish. After tenderizing, the meat will absorb marinades better and will even cook more quickly.
Salter Stainless Steel Electronic Scale
European home cooks usually weigh their ingredients, partly because their recipes use metric measurements. Electronic scales like this one also give more accurate measurements than cups and spoons. You will have fewer dishes to wash because all of your ingredients are weighed in one vessel. The Salter electronic scale features a sleek modern design and it’s lightweight and simple to use. You can leave it out on the counter all the time because the design is so attractive.
Zojirushi Rice Cooker
This Japanese-made rice cooker is made of stainless steel and yields moist fluffy rice every time with very little effort. Simply add the rice to the removable pan, add water and forget about it. Once the rice is fully cooked the rice cooker switches to the warm setting automatically, so you can get on with the rest of your tasks.
Waterfront Premier Faucet
No kitchen can function without a faucet of course, and a really well-designed faucet will make kitchen tasks easier. This faucet features a swiveling stainless steel spout to give you as much flexibility as you need. The two-handled design gives you a symmetrical look and good performance. It comes with a matching side spray and dependable washerless cartridges. The waterways are lead-free and the whole faucet is finished in deluxe chrome. Always be sure to read online reviews before you make a final decision on a new kitchen faucet.
Rancilio Silvia Version 3 Espresso Machine
This high-end appliance is among the most sought-after currently available. This reliable espresso machine features a heavy-duty boiler made of brass and a steam wand that is commercial grade. These features are seldom found on home espresso makers. Be sure to get a good quality burr grinder for the best possible results.
If you love cooking with garlic but hate the hassle of peeling it, this tool will help you peel your whole cloves effortlessly and quickly.
All of these kitchen gadgets will help you turn your kitchen into a fun and functional place to prepare your favorite meals.