Must-Read: Kitchen Gadgets You Need
Tools make the man. That’s not just a silly saying. That’s the truth. And it makes sense. If you have a job to do, you’re only as good as your tools. If you don’t have the tools to do the job, then guess what, you can’t do the job. And that’s the same way it works in the kitchen. Before you can be a culinary wizard, you’re going to need to actually get on out there and buy yourself some tools to use in the kitchen.
And so today we’re heading over to Men’s Fitness where they have a list of 5 kitchen gadgets that you need to get. For example, among their must-haves are these two bits of perfect culinary toolsmanship:
Razor-sharp edges make this stainless-steel gadget a workhorse; use it to finely shred hard cheeses (parmesan, pecorino); garlic; ginger; citrus zest; spices (cinnamon, nutmeg); and even chocolate.
OUR PICK: Microplane Rasp Grater, $15
And this sucker:
Cast Iron Skillet
While this endlessly versatile, sturdy pan is excellent for sautéing, frying, and baking, it’s the ultimate companion for searing meat before heading into a hot oven.
OUR PICK: Lodge 10-inch Round Fry Pan, $25
Your kitchen will be better for picking those up. So head on over to the link above today in order to check out the rest of the kitchen gadgets that you’re going to need in your place.
About Rick Mosely Rick is the editor for TSB magazine.