Most kitchens are equipped with plenty of sauce pans, ladles, and measuring cups to chef-up a decent dinner; but there are some additional tools you need on deck when cooking a Thanksgiving meal. These handy kitchen tools will help buy you time, make food prep easier, enhance flavors, and impress all in attendance. Luckily, these 21 kitchen gadgets for Thanksgiving are pretty affordable, and will pay for themselves over and over again throughout the years.
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As friends and family start pouring in, it can be easy to get distracted and forget about something on the stove. This kitchen timer may be your saving grace.
It’s imperative that you have a good set of knives on hand for the big feast.
Cutting up produce takes too much time when you have a whole menu to worry about. This little gadget will greatly help your timing budget.
The constant in-and-out of dinner and desserts from the oven can get dangerous, especially when you’re distracted by guests. Keep yourself guarded with these lengthy mitts.
Nothing spoils a Thanksgiving meal like an overcooked bird.
Roast an evenly cooked turkey in a pan that allows you to remove the rack with handles. Collect all the flavorful juice that the pan catches, and use it to enhance your meal.
Impress your guests—and their tastebuds—with a deep-fried turkey this year. As a bonus, this fryer safely cooks the turkey indoors without the risk of flame and fire associated with misuse of an outdoor deep-fryer.
Get a grip on your poultry and transfer it from pan to plate with ease.
Keep your turkey moist by infusing juices back into it once every hour.
Prep veggies for side dishes and fruits for pies with this three piece peeling set.
A deeper, rimmed baking sheet comes in handy when roasting vegetables and juicy meats.
This sturdy board is perfect for carving meat on and the grooves will collect any juices from spilling over.
Cook and serve dishes in this twelve-piece bakeware set that’s safe in the microwave, oven, freezer and dishwasher.
Serve a perfect gravy made with this tool that keeps the flavor in and the fat out of your food.
Present condiments in a heartfelt manner.
Effortlessly open wine bottles in seconds (this could get dangerous).
Roll out biscuits and pastries with a professional baker’s tool.
Bake and serve your dessert in a pretty dish.
Pop this birdie into the center of your pie dish for an evenly baked treat. The ceramic bird vents out steam through a hole.
Protect your pie crust from burning with a silicone shield that allows you to bake your pie to perfection. This set also includes a variety of crust molds and sugar sprinkles so that you can make something extra festive.
Rather than baking one or two traditional pies, make personal treats for each guest!