31 Best Kitchen Gadgets That Are Cool & Useful


We all love kitchen gadgets. But, we all know what it’s like to buy a cool new gadget, only to never use it. We’ve compiled a list of more than 30 of the best kitchen gadgets that are both cool and actually useful!

Instant Pot w/ Air Fryer Lid

The Instant Pot Duo pressure cooks, sautes, steams, slow cooks, and more (basically, it does it all). If that wasn’t enough, this version includes the air fryer lid that turns it into an air fryer.

Cooking couldn’t be easier with an Instant Pot!

Snap On Strainer

This snap on strainer gadget makes pasta so simple, you’ll wonder how you survived without it.

Simply attach the strainer to a pot of pasta, tilt, and pour. Ta-da, pasta is ready! If you’re dealing with limited storage space, this gadget is way smaller than a colander.

Soap Dispensing Sponge Holder

Washing dishes is about to get a whole lot easier with this soap dispensing sponge holder.

Simply press the sponge down and it will soak up the soap, then you are ready to wash an entire load of dirty dishes in no time!


An AeroGarden is a perfect addition to anyone’s kitchen who loves to cook.

Herbs, tomatoes, peppers, and more can be grown in this mini-garden that can be placed right on your kitchen countertop. Since it includes a grow light and other fancy features, anyone can grow their favorite herbs and veggies (no sunlight needed)!

DASH Mandoline

This is a safe and easy way to chop veggies, fruits and just about everything (except your fingers)!

The spring-loaded handle pops up so you can just press down for a clean cut of any food.

Herb Scissors

The herb scissors make cutting cilantro, mint, and any other herb easy.

Affordable and made with quality materials, these scissors give a smooth slice. This tool does away with the laborious and annoying process of slicing and dicing your herbs!

Smart Meat Thermometer

The Smart Meat Thermometer will allow you to cook your food and keep tabs on its temperature all from your phone.

Simply insert the thermometer and stay up to date via the smartphone app that lets you know just how hot your meal is. No need to get up and check the temperature. Cooking turkey has never been so easy!

Automatic Pot Stirrer 

The automatic pot stirrer is a helpful kitchen gadget that will make soup, stew, chili, sauces, and more so much easier.

The motor stirs for up to 13 hours, allowing a slow-cooked delicious treat without all the hard labor. Forget standing in the kitchen for an hour while you need to stir a sauce – sit back and let this device do the work!

Pan Organizer Shelf Rack

Although less of a gadget and more of a convenient organizer, this pan organizer is still worth mentioning.

This rack is great for pots, pandas, lips and other various kitchen must-haves. It will fit up to five pants on one rack, helping you eliminate clutter!

Spoon Rest with Pot Lid Holder

This spoon rest will leave your counter or stove top clean and dry. You can place your spoon or any utensil on the holder, along with a pot top too!

This is a useful and essential kitchen tool that makes cooking so much easier.

Danish Dough Whisk

If you like to make pastries, the danish dough whisk is a kitchen gadget you need. It cuts into dough quickly and effectively, easily scraping up pockets of flour that like to hide in the bottom of every mixing bowl. They also make it harder to overwhisk.

This one is sturdy and high-quality, plus this type of whisk is easier to clean!

Kitchen Wrap Organizer

This kitchen wrap organizer is the ideal place for all sorts of wraps: aluminum foil, cling wrap, wax paper, parchment paper.

Anything you want will fit snugly on this easy-to-move and helpful kitchen tool.

Angry Mama Microwave Cleaner

The Angry Mama microwave cleaner is a cute and fun way to clean even the messiest of microwaves.

All you have to do is fill the Angry Mama up and fire up the microwave – the steamed water will do the rest! Simply wipe down the microwave afterwards and all the grime will come off.

Silicone Baking Mat with Measurements

Silicone baking mats are an easy, reusable alternative to parchment paper. This one adds the benefits of measurements, perfect for various types of pastries and other goodies.

This extra-large mat will make you feel like a fancy pastry chef in no time!

Kitchen Scale

Kitchen scales are one of the top kitchen gadgets, especially if you’re tracking calories.

They allow you to get exact measurements! This also allows recipes to be more specific to ensure you don’t mess up.

Self Sealing & Self Changing Trash Can 

This self sealing and self changing trash can is the waste bin of the future. It is all done with the touch of a button – you don’t even have to touch the trash can itself!

No more nasty smells, no more laborious huffing and puffing as you pull the bag out. Easy as can be! Unfortunately, it doesn’t walk the trash outside for you yet, but it’s still pretty cool.

Knife Glove

Have a tendency to cut yourself when chopping veggies?

This cut-resistant knife glove makes chopping easy and safe. Made with the highest quality materials and fabrics, you will never risk slicing anything but your food with these handy-dandy gloves.

Watermelon Cube Slicer

This watermelon cube slicer makes chopping up your favorite fruit actually fun.

Just push the slicer through the watermelon before you know it, you have delicious, juicy cubes ready to eat. What a wonderful, easy way to make your favorite snack!

Magnetic Spice Jars 

These magnetic spice jars are a clever and unique way to store your spices while also saving space.

Made with strong stainless steel, simply screw on the tops and place them on any metal surface. This will keep all your spices secure, dry and easy to find. They look pretty cool too, plus they come with labels.

Smart Touch Screen Toaster 

The toaster has just entered the modern age! This smart touch screen toaster is a creative product you never knew you needed.

Toast your breakfast treats just the way you like them with no annoying levels or hard-to-read knobs. Press the buttons and in just a few moments, your toast will be delicious and toasted exactly the way you want it!

Onion Goggles

Do you avoid cutting onions because of all the tears?

With these onion goggles, tears will all be a thing of the past. Just put these on and cut with ease and comfort. You might look a little goofy, but it’s worth it (especially if you love onions).

Oil Sprayer Bottle

The oil sprayer bottle is a must-have for any kitchen. Fill it with your most used oils and other juices: olive oil, sunflower oil, lemon, vinegar, lime juice — the list goes on.

This sprayer makes it way easier to lightly apply oil while cooking!

Swedish Dishcloths

Swedish dishcloths are a popular new product known for their superior quality and ability to clean any and all things.

Extra absorbent and easy to clean, these swedish dishcloths make your kitchen and countertops absolutely spotless.

Jar Grip Opener 

Opening jars can be hard, especially if some of your housemates love to put them on tightly.

This jar grip opener makes it all so easy, you’ll wonder how you ever got by without it! Just grab hold, twist and — boom — any jar you have is now opened like magic.

Clean/Dirty Dishwasher Magnet 

Having a dishwasher full of clean dishes is a huge relief, but you can sometimes forget if what’s inside is mucky and messy or clean and neat.

This magnet will ease those worries. Just slide it from one side to another, clean or dirty, and your entire house will know if it is time to load more dishes or take the clean ones out.

Egg Separator Gadget

Separate egg whites quickly, easily, and adorably with this egg separator.

With a cute and effective design, this will make applying eggs to any recipe simple as can be. Plus, it is dishwasher safe so you can easily clean it.

Knife Scrubber 

It’s time to clean your knives without the risk of slicing and dicing your own fingers.

The wrap-around design of this cleaner makes for easy use, just slide the knife in and it will be spotless in no time.

Pineapple Tool

Peel, core and slice your pineapples with ease and comfort thanks to this helpful kitchen gadget.

You can quickly make pineapple rings with just one simple chop!

Lemon & Lime Squeezer

This lemon & lime squeezer will take all the hassle out of pressing fruit.

No more seeds, no more peels, just delicious and freshly-squeezed limes and lemons for any recipe you have. Comfortable and efficient, this tool is a must-have.

Herb Stripper

If you are serious about cooking, you need an herb stripper.

Made with stainless steel and anti-corrosion metal, this tool is reusable, eco-friendly and essential for herbs of all kinds.

Grocery Bag Dispenser 

Want to reuse your plastic grocery bag? Good for you, you are helping the environment! But how do you keep track of all the bags you accumulate?

Load this gadget with all the bags you have to keep your kitchen organized and tidy!

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