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From slow cookers to blenders to indoor grills, in our “Kitchen” section we cover everything you might need for creating amazing dishes, fresh and healthy smoothies or juicy steaks. We factor in expert opinions as well as user reviews in order to craft our “Best-Of” lists. This way you can rely on the information we provide and only spend money on gadgets and equipment that is really worth its price.

Best Portable Ice Maker

Our favorite portable ice maker is the Sentern Portable Countertop Clear. The quality of ice cubes this machine produces is above all the others we’ve looked at. Its superior insulation allows you to store ice in it for an extended period of time.

Best French Fry Cutter

After careful evaluation or top choice is the ”[amazon. The five blade assemblies included in the initial purchase are doing an incredible job and will be more than enough for home-use.

Best Vegetable Chopper

Our favorite vegetable chopper is the Fullstar Mandoline Slicer. It offers a vegetable cutter, mandoline slicer, and spiralizer all in one package. On top of that you’ll get a large collection bin and it’s made from BPA-free plastic.

Best Soda Maker [2019]

The best soda maker for the average user is the One-Touch Fizzi. It comes with pre-set levels of carbonation which is a very handy feature to get consistent results every time you use it. The snap and lock bottle holding system works great as well.

Best Pod Coffee Maker [2019]

The best pod coffee maker for most people is the Dolce Gusto Esperta. It makes specialty coffees without a complex milk frother and can be used for hot and cold brewing. On top of that it comes with a 60-ounce reservoir that heats up quickly.

Best Deep Fryer [2019]

Our favorite deep fryer is the T-fal FR8000. It comes with a 2.6-pound basket capacity and holds up to 3.5 liters of oil. It has a built-in drain and filtration system, making the cleaning process a lot easier than with traditional fryers.

Best Countertop Convection Oven [2019]

The best countertop convection oven is the COSORI CO130-AO. It can roast, toast and air fry while being large enough to prepare most meals for a family. The non-sticky interior and the crumb tray round off the package.

Best Air Fryer [2019]

The best air fryer for almost every kitchen is the 3.7-quart Cosori air fryer. It’s large enough to prepare meals for a family of four and has 11 different settings to cook pretty much every meal perfectly.

Best Knife Sharpener [2019]

The best knife sharpener we found is the Chef’s Choice 4643 ProntoPro. It offers a quality, precision edge for a more than reasonable price. The 3-stage process it utilizes is exactly what you should look for in a knife sharpener.

Best Rice Cooker [2019]

From all the products we looked at the Instant Pot DUO60 won our comparison. It’s way more than just a rice cooker and offers plenty of different meal preparation options. 1000 Watt of power should be more than enough for the average kitchen.

Best Portable Induction Cooktop [2019]

The best portable induction cooktop for the average kitchen is the Duxtop 9600LS. A huge selection of 20 preprogrammed settings, a child safety lock and up to 10 hours of uninterrupted cooking made it our top pick.

Best Electric Kettle

The best electric kettle for tea and coffee is the DEIK Electric Kettle. It comes with high-precision temperature control in stainless steal and is perfect for pretty much any drink you might need hot water for.

Best Blender

The best blender package for the money is the NutriBullet 12-Piece. This set contains everything you might need to get started creating amazing smoothies, soups and salsas. If you are looking for more than just a blender, the Vitamix Explorian E310 will heat up your food with the push of a button.

Best Indoor Grill

The Elite Platinum EGL-6501 will satisfy all your grilling needs. We looked at dozens of grills and for the amount of features this grill offers, it’s very reasonably priced making it our overall favorite option.

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