Kitchen gadgets are small tools or utensils which are hand-held or hand-powered and have been designed to perform all functions that relate to food. Gadgets play a very important role in the preparation of a meal. When we say kitchen gadgets it may mean anything from cookware and utensils to timers and radios that can be used in the kitchen. They also include appliances such as toasters, microwaves, blenders, mixers, bread machines to name a few.
To make working in the kitchen a pleasurable experience different kitchen gadgets can be used. Gadgets that are a must for every kitchen are:
A peeler is an inexpensive gadget with only one moving part. It is used to peel the skin of any fruit or vegetable.
Garlic press – As garlic is the main ingredient of Mediterranean, Italian or Latin dishes freshly minced garlic enhances the taste. The garlic press is also used to squeeze out the juice of onion or mince the ginger.
Tongs are used for grilling, tossing or squeezing, holding the pan that contains boiling water, frying etc.
A Grater is the most practical and convenient gadget to use. It comes along with different types of blades which can be used to grate vegetables, chocolates and cheese.
A Tenderizer is a gadget that is like a hammer which has prongs and is used to pierce, fish, vegetables or fish. It is very handy for making any sort of barbeque dishes.
Digital Thermometer is a very important gadget in the kitchen. With the help of a digital thermometer any dish that is fried, baked or roasted comes out perfectly.
Shears are a very handy gadget which is used for snipping herbs, opening bags, cutting pizzas slices or noodles or tomatoes. They are also used for cutting meat, trimming cookies etc.
Colander is used for rinsing salads, washing vegetables and fruits or draining pastas. Vegetables can also be steamed in a colander.
A corkscrew is a wine opener and is an essential in every kitchen. Apart from this a melon baler is also a necessity. It’s a great gadget which is used for scooping melon, cookie dough or ice cream, to core apples or pears.
Lastly but not the least, spatula, pepper mill, pasta pot and food slicer are also important gadgets that are necessary for a kitchen.
Earlier when we said kitchen appliances it meant microwaves, fridge, dish washer, trash compactor as well as stoves. Apart from all these gadgets many interesting new kitchen gadgets as well as appliances have also come to the market.
With the help of all these gadgets and appliances working in the kitchen turns into a beautiful experience