It's hard to know when it's time to upgrade the tools in your kitchen. Under normal circumstances, it can be an expensive undertaking. But that doesn't have to be the case. With Amazon Prime Day right around the corner (it begins 3 p.m. EST on Monday, July 16, and runs through 3:00 a.m. EST on July 18), it's an ideal time to finally get those gadgets that will unlock your kitchen's full potential.
Be the chef you've always wanted to be by taking advantage of Amazon's best prices of the year with these products we expect to go on sale at some point during the 36-hour extravaganza. And be confident in our picks because they have been extensively researched and tested by our sister site, BestReviews.
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It creates simply delicious meals by ensuring meat, fish or vegetables are cooked evenly. So if you love to impress your guests by mastering every new skill available in the kitchen or a foodie who demands a perfectly done steak, this machine will help you out.
This was probably one of the first kitchen appliances you got, but isn't it time you treated yourself to the newest technology? With a new blender, you can whip up smoothies that taste like dessert in a fraction of the time, with much smoother results. Splurging on Prime Day for a top-of-the-line model will make it that much easier to convince your kids to get their daily serving of fruits and vegetables - which might be worth the price of a new mini appliance alone.
Is your cookware looking a little beaten up? Amazon traditionally has great deals on sets of pots and pans for Prime Day and this could be your ideal opportunity to upgrade these essential kitchen tools. A kitchen with shiny new cookware will make cooking more enjoyable, and produce better results.
Be the baker you want to be by getting a new stand mixer. They look great on countertops and are more versatile than you'd think. In addition to mixing batters, they come with an ultra-efficient whisker, allowing you to whip up egg whites and cream in a flash. Take some of the heavy lifting out of making lump-free mashed potatoes, kneading dough, and more.
Everyone seems to be talking about this gold standard of multi-cookers, and for good reason. The Instant Pot gives you the functionality of a pressure cooker and slow cooker all in one. So if space is a premium, you can feel comfortable buying one of these and ditching the rest. With an Instant Pot, you can have a delicious dinner ready for your family in less than an hour. And they should be sold at a steep discount on Prime Day, which is great news if you've already been eyeing these easy Instant Pot recipes that's are perfect for summer.
Remember: Make a plan so you don't miss out on any great deals. And if you aren't sure if you're getting the best price (or product) available, feel free to email BestReviews at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions you might have. They'll help you know if you're making the right decisions on one of the best shopping days of the year.
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