The Things Every Foodie Needs to Have

A Marinading Meat Tenderizer

Life as a foodie is all about discovering new things and trying them out. However, it’s not just food that you need to try out; there are also so many gadgets and implements that can make your cooking experience more fun as well. Here are some of the best of them if you want to improve your kitchen arsenal.

A Fridgepad

These days, many people use their iPads to find, browse and store recipes. If that sounds like you, don’t simply keep propping up your tablet device on the countertop. Instead, invest in a fridgepad that can hold your tablet securely to the refrigerator door. You can find out more about them at

The Things Every Foodie Needs to Have

Herb Scissors

Have you ever had a bunch of unchopped chives that you want to add to a dish? If you so, you’ll know how long it can take to cut them down repeatedly with a pair of scissors. Now you can use herb scissors, which have multiple blades, allowing you cut herbs up quickly and easily, like never before. Every chef needs them.

A Spiralizer

Spiralizers haven’t been around for long, but they’re already starting to take the world by storm. They allow you to create noodles out of anything from courgettes to carrots. It’s a great way to get more vegetables into your diet, and it’s something that you certainly need to try as a foodie if you haven’t done so before. It might not be for you, but give it a try before dismissing it.

A Digital Measuring Jug

Measuring jugs are vital for anyone who does a decent amount of cooking. They allow for accuracy, but know you can get that a step further with a digital solution. It will serve you well for longer, and you won’t have to worry about markings on the side fading. Many of them double as scales as well, in case you need to quickly weigh something and don’t have large scales at hand.

A Manual Coffee Grinder

Coffee grinders allow you to drink the best coffee possible. You shouldn’t settle for instant any longer. There are so many great coffee bean varieties out there that you’re missing out on. You can pick up new grinder from a site like Choose one that suits the design of your kitchen, and get use out of it each and every day.

A Marinading Meat Tenderizer

A Marinading Meat Tenderizer

Meat is always improved when it’s correctly tenderized. It also tends to taste better when you marinade it too. You can now combine these two things. You can buy a meat tenderizer that marinades the meat as you tenderize it. It might sound like a strange gimmick, but it produces great results that no one could argue with. It’s definitely a gadget worth picking up.

A foodie is only as good as her or his tools, so make sure you have the right equipment at hand in your kitchen. Each of these implements offers something new for your cooking experience.

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