Gadgets aren’t just for the tech savvy, there are numerous innovative kitchen and dining gadgets currently on the market; each designed to enhance your cooking or dining experience. Read on for a look at 5 of the most exciting, affordable kitchen accessories available now:
Despite its simple appearance, cooking one little egg can be extremely difficult! Take the hard work out of getting a poached egg just right with this easy to use plastic Poachie gadget. Simply crack an egg inside, pop it in the microwave and ‘ping’ it’s ready to eat. This microwavable poaching device is easy to clean too taking further hassle out of your breakfast.
Traffic Light Timer
Timing is everything in the kitchen. Keep an eye on your cooking with this sophisticated Traffic Light Timer which changes from green, to yellow, to red and giving you plenty of time to check how things are doing in the oven. The timer will turn green when you set it, yellow when there are just 10 minutes left and red when there is just one minute to go. When the time is up the timer also buzzes. If you’re sick of serving up overcooked dishes this timer could be the ideal gadget for you.
Cooker Top Gas Energy Saver
Save yourself cash with this eco-friendly cooking gadget. Placed on your gas hob this device will help you save energy as you’ll need to use less gas. It works by converting any un-burnt gas to energy and heat, in the process cooking your food twice as fast! It uses a catalytic alloy disc to instantly heat up over 100°C and is dishwasher safe. This Gas Energy Saver may not look like the most attractive present, but if you know someone who likes to do their bit for the planet, this will make a thoughtful purchase.
Kitchen Clear Away Catcher
If you hate muddles in your kitchen, take a look at this cheap and simple plastic gadget that will catch any kitchen waste without spills. It clips onto the side of any drawer or cupboard so you can easily scrape peelings from your chopping board into the Clear Away without fuss. When you’re ready you can then transfer your waste to the recycling bin where it belongs! When not in used this device is the right size to pop in your cupboard and can even be used as an extra storage bin for spices or pasta.
Musical Cake Slice
Add a little more drama to your baking activities with this fabulous, fun Musical Cake Slice! You can celebrate any occasion in style with this stainless steel cake cutter that plays a musical tune of your choice at the press of a button. Songs you may choose from are: Happy Birthday, For He’s a Jolly Good Fellow, Jingle Bells and The Wedding March. This item comes with a 1 year guarantee meaning you can ensure it’s a quality buy. It’s a great gift or perfect addition to your kitchen drawer. 2 x AAA Batteries required.