Transform your meal prep from a chore to a more boring task with these eight nifty kitchen utensils and gadgets from Amazon – think corn peelers, compartmentalized cereal bowls and more!
With phase 2 (heightened alert) in full swing and the blurring lines of WFH and mental well-being, eating seems to be the only respite we have in these uncertain times.
While take out is an easy option, there are only a limited number of times you can dabao before it starts to add up. This is where meal preparation comes in.
Although we save money by becoming our own chefs, working every Sunday can get quite tedious without the proper equipment. Enter: eight amazing Amazon cookware and gadgets that can enhance any meal by making the process a little more fun.
While you’re at it, don’t forget to shop in USD and pay with your YouTrip card to save on pesky currency exchange fees!
1. Corn cob stripper
Why it’s perfect for the kitchen: Get a stripper on a budget! (A corn cob peeler, that is.) Don’t waste kernels on this kitchen gadget – all you have to do is twist while you push the cob, and the turn is played!
Made of 304 stainless steel, its heavy-duty blade allows grains to drop quickly. Hello delicious salads and tortillas!
Price: $ 5.72 (S $ 7.60)
2. Clip-on silicone strainer
Why it’s perfect for the kitchen: The worst in cooking pasta? Precision when it comes to straining. Do it too fast and you end up with pasta in the sink – do it too slow, and you risk going over al dente.
However, with this clip-on silicone colander that fits any pot, pan or bowl, now you can drain your noodles or pasta easily!
Plus, we absolutely love their description – don’t tire yourself out.
Price: $ 16.99
3. Kitchen sponge holder for bed frame
Why it’s perfect for the kitchen: It doesn’t all have to be purely functional, it’s perfectly fine to have a little fun in the kitchen, especially when they’re as cute as this sponge holder!
If you’ve ever dreamed of Rémy de Ratatouille helping you out in the kitchen, this would probably be where he would put his head after a hard day’s work!
Price: 15 USD
4. Bowl of cereal never soggy
Why it’s great for the kitchen: No matter how lazy mornings can be, we should never settle for soggy cereal.
This OBOL Cereal Bowl alleviates all morning grievances by doing what we never asked for, but are grateful for: separating cereal and milk into one bowl! Its extra grip ensures you’ll always have a grip on your breakfast wherever you are, in bed or on the go.
Price: 18.95 USD
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5. Dishwasher gloves
Why It’s Perfect For The Kitchen: It might seem like a trigger to some, but don’t hit it until you’ve tried it! Imagine this: no more slippery dishes, no more sponges, and it could double as oven mitts! Now who can say no to cleaning with these multifunctional scrub gloves?
Price: $ 6.99
6. Electric egg cooker
Why it’s perfect for the kitchen: Don’t leave your eggs to chance – this electric egg cooker does a light job of perfecting not one, but up to six eggs the way you like it – think hard, medium, or soft -boiled!
There’s even a poaching and omelet platter so you can be that foodie champion we’ve always known you are!
Price: $ 19.99
7. Egg ring
Why It’s Perfect For The Kitchen: Since we’re on the subject of eggs, this egg ring is something you’ve probably passed on before but shouldn’t have had, I mean, how can you say no to perfectly round dishes?
All you have to do is preheat the rings with your pan and put some oil in them before you put the egg in.
Soon your sunny dish will be ready to cover your avocado toast. Just pair it with a flat white and you have a coffee house vibe at home.
Price: $ 12.95
8. Multipurpose electric grinder
Why It’s Perfect For Cooking: Mainly used for grinding coffee beans, it can also be used for grinding other foods like spices. It’s quiet so you won’t wake up light sleepers at home, and it comes with a removable grinding chamber that can be washed after use.
Coffee fans will be happy to hear that this bad boy grinds up to 12 cups of coffee!
Price: $ 19.99
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