11 clever kitchen gadgets you never knew you needed

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If you didn’t win the lottery at the start of the first lockdown and have eaten takeout since then, you’ve probably spent more time in your kitchen than ever before.

At this point, you are only aware of minor irritations and tasks that take up your time and energy – not to mention your patience.

Fortunately, there is likely a device out there that can help you heal your kitchen problems and take on the burden of the little chores that bother us so much.

You just need to know where to look.

So we’ve rounded up 11 of the greatest kitchen gadgets. Once you find out about their existence you will wonder how you ever got along without them.

11 awesome kitchen gadgets you never knew existed

Say goodbye to pesky clips and stale food with this mini bag sealer. Just turn it on, heat it up and seal chips, salad bags, nuts or basically everything in a plastic bag.

Even with gloves and elbows deep in dirty water? With this practical soap dispenser you only need one hand. Simply squeeze the sponge into the bowl on top of the dispenser to pump out extra soap.

SonicScrubber is an electric cleaning brush that does all the hard work for you – even the toughest of tasks. With a non-slip handle, it sits comfortably in the hand during use and comes with a range of heads designed for all kinds of household cleaning tasks.

The oscillating head moves 10,000 times per minute to make it easier to move dirt. There is a choice of four cleaning heads for a variety of tasks.

Chop and dice all of your fruits and vegetables in one quick motion by simply closing the lid. Hate chopping onions? This will banish tearful eyes forever, not to mention how much time it will save.

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Love avocado? With the 3-in-1 Avocado Tool from OXO Grips, you can now safely and effectively divide, dig, cut and scoop avocados. The plastic blade easily cuts through the skin and fruit of the avocado without feeling sharp.

6. Wiper | whisk £ 25.13 from Amazon

Whisk are some of the most annoying things to do with washing, it takes time and patience, and when you take them out of the drawer days later they appear to have dried food.

This whisk wiper simply fits on the whisk and then removes any traces of batter or mixture when it is removed.

Let’s face it, cling film is downright frustrating. But there is a solution: silicone lids.

Place half of the lid over one edge of the container and stretch the other half of the lid away from you, moving inches around the outside of the container.

Once coated, the tabs form a vacuum seal and keep your open food fresh.

Always little space in your freezer? This could be the answer.

This food vacuum draws the air out of the food bags and has a heat sealer that seals the durable airtight bag which preserves the aroma, freshness, taste and shelf life of any biscuit, fish, fruit, meat, vegetable or other food item.

Make cleaning your microwave a breeze with these novel but highly effective “mad mothers”.

Just add vinegar and water, then microwave for seven minutes … while mom’s head let off hot steam to dissolve the raw material from your microwave.


To remove the limescale around your faucets, simply fill Limey with your chosen descaling solution and slide it over the end of your problem faucet.

The solution rests in the nozzle of the tap and decomposes the limescale over a longer period of time.

Do you hate juggling lots of different pots on the go?

These pot dividers save the number of pans and energy required by allowing you to cook and steam different vegetables at the same time. They also save space and are perfect for camping or use in a caravan kitchen.

Observe: Your kitchen smells like delicious, freshly made warm bread when you use this kitchen tool

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