This Black Friday, don’t miss out on these fantastic kitchen deals. These gadgets will make great gifts for anyone on your list for the holidays. You also might find a little something that you need for your own kitchen!
AmazonBasics Electric Glass and Steel Kettle – 1.7-Liter ($27.85)
I switched to an electric kettle a few years ago and never looked back. It’s faster and so much easier to clean that a traditional kettle. You can see the water boiling, and there’s no need for one of those loud whistles that always makes me jump out of my skin—even when I’m the one that put the water on for tea. This model is basic, but will absolutely get the job done. It’s built sturdy, and won’t take up too much space on your counter.
Utopia Kitchen Apple Slicer – Corer – Divider – Cutter – Wedger Tool – 430 Grade Stainless Steel – 100% Rust Resistant ($8.99)
This is a little gadget, but it’s quite handy. Not only does it make it easier to cut equal pieces of apples, but also much less apple goes to waste. It fits perfectly around the core to get as much apple off the core as possible. It’s also got easy-grip handles, so even little hands can use this. This tool is great for anyone with kids who wants to give the little ones a little independence when it comes to snack time but isn’t quite ready for the risk of a big old knife.
KitchenAid KL26M1XOB Professional 6-Qt. Bowl-Lift Stand Mixer – Onyx Black ($459.99)
This is a big ticket item, but it is worth every penny. My KitchenAid Stand Mixer is probably the most essential part of my kitchen. I’m a lousy cook, but I love to bake. This mixer is great for everything from cookies to cakes to bread dough. It’s super reliable, and will last forever. My aunt still has hers from her wedding in the ’80s and it works like its brand new. If you like to bake, this is definitely the Black Friday kitchen gadget you can’t live without.
NutriBullet NBR-0601 Nutrient Extractor, 600W, Gray ($49.88)
Tiny enough to fit in a kitchen cabinet, but powerful enough to blend pretty much anything, this blender is a great buy for the buck. Whether you’re making a healthy smoothie on a Wednesday morning or a couple of frozen cocktails on a…Wednesday afternoon, this blender can do it all.
Zulay Original Milk Frother Handheld Foam Maker for Lattes – Whisk Drink Mixer for Bulletproof Coffee, Mini Foamer for Cappuccino, Frappe, Matcha, Hot Chocolate by Milk Boss (Caribbean Aqua) ($14.97)
Fancy coffees seem to be all the rage these days, and with the current situation, more and more people are making their coffee at home. If you’re missing your frothy latte milk, but want to save the money and risk of going to Starbucks, this little gadget is a great option. It comes in a whole bunch of gorgeous colors to match your kitchen no matter what.
Zulay Premium Garlic Press – Soft Easy-Squeeze Ergonomic Handle, Sturdy Design Extracts More Garlic Paste Per Clove, Garlic Crusher for Nuts & Seeds, Professional Garlic Mincer & Ginger Press – Gold ($8.83)
It used to take me forever to chop up garlic and get it small enough for most recipes. Even with lots of practice, there is no way an amateur human hand can beat this little guy. This small kitchen gadget, on sale for Black Friday, will mince garlic in just about no time flat. It cuts down on prep time, and leaves more time to enjoy the rest of the cooking process. This tool is small enough to fit in a stocking, or you could wrap it up and give it to the chef in the family. They will certainly thank you.
Food Scale [2020 Update Version], Digital Kitchen Scale for Baking and Cooking with 1g/0.01oz Precise Graduation and Tare Function (Black) ($14.36)
I always thought that a kitchen scale was a superfluous item. Who has time to measure out recipes in grams? Eventually, however, I decided to give it a whirl, and it really does make a difference. Especially for more tricky things like pastry, the precision really does help. This scale is super easy to use, precise, and easy to slip in any drawer or cabinet in your kitchen.
DASH Safe Slice Mandoline for Vegetables, Meal Prep & More with Thickness Adjuster, Size, Grey ($39.99)
Mandolines are terrifying tools, but thanks to this Black Friday kitchen deal, you can gift the cooking enthusiast in your family a safer version. No more fear of sliced fingers, now you can cut all your vegetables in thin rounds free of worry. This device is perfect for homemade potato chips, or any other recipe that requires super thin slices.
Toshiba TRCS01 Cooker 6 Cups Uncooked (3L) with Fuzzy Logic and One-Touch Cooking, Brown Rice, White Rice and Porridge ($129.99)
A rice cooker is another gadget that will just absolutely make your life so much easier. There is no undercooked hard rice or overcooked rice mush with this thing. Also, no more scrubbing stuck-on rice out of the bottom of the pan. This rice cooker is super easy to use. Just plug it in, press the button, and boom, perfect rice, every time. It may seem like an unnecessary expense, but once you try it, you will never go back to making rice the old fashioned way.
Handheld Stainless Steel(100%) Lemon Squeezer Press – Large Manual Citrus Press Juicer and Lime Squeezer – Extracting More Fruit Juice – With Silicone Handles And Easily Clean ($9.07)
A citrus press is an absolute kitchen essential. I discovered this magical tool when I started bartending and immediately went out to buy one for myself. It’s perfect for making cocktails, squeezing some lime over some tacos, or adding a nice citrus kick to some sparkling water. It’s easy and totally mess free. The silicone handles make is super easy to get every drop of juice out of lemons or limes. This is another great kitchen gadget that would slip nicely into a stocking.
Zulay Professional Citrus Juicer – Manual Citrus Press and Orange Squeezer – Metal Lemon Squeezer – Premium Quality Heavy Duty Manual Orange Juicer and Lime Squeezer Press Stand, Light Green ($76.49)
If you need something a little more heavy duty than the little citrus press, this heavy duty one might be for you. If you’re squeezing a whole bunch of citrus at once and don’t want your hand to get super tired, this thing is a godsend. It’s perfect for fresh squeezed orange juice or a big batch of margaritas. If you know someone on your list loves to home make citrus juices, this would make for a great gift. It also comes in various color options to blend in with any kitchen decor.
Upgraded Food Vacuum Sealer Machine, Joerid Food Savers Automatic/Manual Vacuum Air Sealing System with Dry&Moist Modes Led Indicator Lights& Started Kit for Home&Commercial ($33.65)
If you’re sick of throwing away food because it’s gone bad too fast or is covered in freezer burn, this is a great gadget. It completely seals in food without air or moisture. While this may not be the most exciting gift ever, it is really useful, so it’s perfect for the practical person on your holiday list. Most vacuum sealers are huge, but this one has a nice streamlined design so it will slip into your kitchen perfectly.
VPCOK Sous Vide Cooker Accurate Immersion Cooker Control Temperature and Timer, 1000 Watts, 100-120V, Sous Vide Cookbook Included ($54.58)
If you’re looking for a Black Friday kitchen deal for the fancy chef in your life, this Sous Vide cooker is the perfect find. The sous vide cooking method is this amazing new trend that gently cooks meat or vegetables or what have you in a vacuum sealed bag placed in water. The sous vide machine heats that water to a specific temperature and circulates it, leading to a perfectly cooked finished product. It really is amazing.
COSORI Air Fryer (100 Free Recipes Book) 1500W Electric Hot Oven Oilless Cooker, 11 Presets, Preheat & Shake Reminder, LED Touch Digital Screen, Nonstick Basket, 3.7QT, Black ($89.98)
Air Fryers are the latest rage in quarantine cooking. People are ranting and raving about these things all over the internet. This machine basically makes for a much less messy (and healthier!) kind of fried food. I don’t know how it works, but through the magic of science, this thing can produce crispy and crunchy food without actually deep frying anything. It’s basically a Christmas miracle that anyone on your list will be thankful for.
KBS 710W Bread Maker with Auto Fruit Nut Dispenser, 2LB XL Capacity Bread Machine with Nonstick Ceramic Pot, 17 Smart Presets LED Digital Touchscreen, 3 Loaf Sizes 3 Crust Colors, Reserve, Keep Warm ($110.49)
Is someone on your list still deep in that bread making phase we all went through at the beginning of shelter in place? If so, this is the perfect Black Friday kitchen deal for you. This thing is a true modern marvel. It’s got a touch screen and all sorts of different settings for everything you could possibly need to use to make the perfect bread. Just like the rice cooker, this gadget will keep you from slaving away over something that could just use a press of a button.
Hosome 4 Slice Toaster, Stainless Steel Bread Bagel Toaster with Warming Rack, 6 Shade Settings, Led Display, Extra Wide Slots, Removable Crumb Tray, Bagel/Defrost/Reheat/Cancel Function, 1500W ($50.99)
Who doesn’t need a good toaster? Everyone needs a good toaster. This is a basic household essential, and a perfect gift for a young couple that’s just moved into a new home or a college student that’s just set out into their first apartment. This toaster can toast four pieces of bread at once, with different settings for each side. This is great for families that have different preferences when it comes to the done-ness of their toast. It’s got all the bells and whistles, and everything a toaster could ever need.
Sasa Demarle Silpat 11-5/8×16-1/2 – Silpat Non Stick Silicone Baking Mat ($26.35)
This Silpat is another fantastic gift for any bakers on your list. These things are great for making all sorts of things, from rolling out pie dough to lining trays for macarons. The silicone makes it completely non-stick, which any baker knows comes in very handy. This thing can be used for pretty much anything that requires a baking tray. Just throw the Silpat down on top and you’re all set to go.
Dash Deluxe Rapid Cooker Electric for Hard Boiled, Poached, Scrambled Eggs, Omelets, Steamed Vegetables, Seafood, Dumplings & More, 12 capacity, with Auto Shut Off Feature, Red ($23.99)
Okay, I know this egg cooker looks a little bit like a kids toy, but do not let appearances deceive you. This thing works. You can make several different kinds of eggs in this with just the touch of a button. You can cook a whole dozen at once and it is just so incredibly easy. I bought this on a recommendation from a friend with nothing but pure skepticism, but this thing seriously does everything promised.
Secura Electric Wine Opener, Automatic Electric Wine Bottle Corkscrew Opener with Foil Cutter, Rechargeable (Champagne Gold) ($25.99)
Do you have wine lovers on your holiday list? As long as there are other adults in your family, I’ll bet you do. Everybody loves wine and this opener makes accessing any bottle an absolute snap. Instead of messing around with broken corks and sharp screws, all this takes is a press of a button and your bottle will pop right open. This opener looks very fancy, but at an affordable price, which makes for an excellent gift. It also fully delivers on function.
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