There is an abundance of kitchen gadgets on the market, all aimed at making things easier in the kitchen for busy families.
At times, it can be hard to know exactly what kitchen gadgets are worth investing in or if it is something that will be used a few times before gathering dust in the back of a cupboard, never to be used again.
Some of the best multicookers on the market can cook complex meals with very little assistance from you aside from the food prep. With various settings and temperatures for a multitude of cooking, using a multi cooker can help you cut down on the dreaded clean-up after cooking with your whole meal being made in one appliance—ideal for prepping and putting on to cook. At the same time, you get on with your day. You can cook anything from Roast Chicken to trying out a chicken chop suey recipe that will delight the whole family.
Slow cookers are a busy family’s ideal partner in the kitchen. Much in the same way a multi-cooker will cook your meal while you go about your day, so will a slow cooker, just at a lower rate. All you need to do is prep the ingredients, put them in the slow cooker, and leave it to do its Magic. If you are using certain cuts of meat or sausages, you may want to brown it off first to get a better result, but it isn’t always required.
Use your slow cooker to make homemade soups, casseroles, stews, desserts, cake, and so much more.
If your family eats a lot of rice, then investing in a rice cooker will allow you to make perfectly fluffy rice every single time. Take the guesswork out of portion control and timing by putting your rice into the cooker for the required time and serve when ready. Simple!
If you want to get perfectly fried foods without the added oil and grease, you absolutely need an air fryer. An air fryer is a compact convection oven that perfectly cooks many different foods without deep frying them. From chips to chicken nuggets, roasted vegetables, and even to bake cakes and muffins, this appliance is ideal for those families who want restaurant-quality food more healthily at home.
Electric grills come in many different forms. These small appliances are perfect for getting that BBQ grill style cooked indoors from an open griddle style, panini press, or a clamshell grill. Not to mention, it is a much healthier way of preparing your food and gives you an additional surface to cook for bigger families or for cooking multiple dishes at once too.
No one wants to spend their whole day chopping and preparing many different foods. A food processor will do all the heavy lifting for you when it comes to food prep. These days, many food processors come with different blades and attachments to chop different foods in different ways for even easier food preparation.