It’s sort of wonderful when you stumble upon a new gadget or two, that you never new existed; and of course now that you know it does, you MUST have it, because it will make your life function so much smoother than before. You may actually drool over these 10 essential kitchen items that I’ve found, especially knowing they are very affordable. The best part is most of them are available on amazon or at local retailers.
1. Master Pan Non-Stick Divided Grill/Fry/Oven Meal Skillet
Small single meals, could be easily be prepared in this non stick 5-in-1 stain resistant skillet, leaving you with a easy clean up afterwards. It could be especially convenient when preparing multiple styled eggs for multiple people at breakfast time, as the heavy gauge bottom allow for even heat distribution.
2. Micro-Plane Herb Mill
Chopping herbs by hand with a knife can be a tedious and difficult task. This Herb Mill can cut fresh herbs like parsley, dill, cilantro, sage and mint with hundreds of tiny scissors without bruising or blemishing. Just twist, and you instantly have finely minced herbs to add flavor to your cooking.
3. Silicone Food Covers
These stretchable & reusable silicone food covers perfectly fit on round, rectangle, oval bowls, even on porcelain, glass and stainless steel to protect foods. It works as a great alternative to plastic wrap and is made from food safe platinum liquid silicone and it’s totally non-toxic, odorless & tasteless.
4. Vidalia Chop Wizard
What could be more convenient than chopping your cheeses or veggies with little effort, and having a place to store them until you need them, without making an addition mess?
5. Toast-It Bag
Talk about simple. Making grilled cheese has never been easier if you use one of these Teflon bags. Insert it into the toaster and minutes later, you’ll have a tasty treat, with no pans to scrub.
6. Egg Yolk Separator
Separate your yolks from your egg whites with ease!
7. Peeling Groovy
No more chasing lost peelings that dart across the room. Contain them and dispose after you peel.
8. Slip-On Pour Spout
Reduce your chance of spilling piping hot contents on yourself by attaching one of these silicone pour spouts.
9. Hands-free Baggy Rack
Plastic bags are continually used for storage and food prep. Now there is a gadget to offer an extra hand to hold it in place.
10. Clip and Coffee Scoop
For the coffee lovers, just scoop and seal.