Gift Guide: 100+ Kitchen Essentials For Clean Eating

100 Kitchen Essentials For Clean Eating

CLEAN EATING KITCHEN TOOLS

 

Below is a list of top 100+ items that my team at Change In Seconds personally use as key tools in the kitchen. Discover what we recommend and why. Conveniently browse our list for house warming gifts, weddings and of course for yourself. Use these amazing tools while adopting the clean eating lifestyle!

THE BEST PRESSURE COOKER

 

This multi use programmable pressure cooker also functions as a slow cooker, rice cooker, steamer, saute, yogurt maker and warmer. A great asset for the kitchen!

Recommended: Instant Pot

TRAVEL TOTE BAG FOR INSTANT POT 

 

Well thought out design and functionality. A must have Instant Pot accessory.

Recommended: 231 Quick & Carry

THE FAMOUS NUTRIBULLET

 

An amazing blender that pulverizes fruits, vegetables, superfoods and protein shakes. Perfect tool to prep soups as well, start to eat clean today!

RecommendedNutribullet

SPIRALIZER VEGETABLE SLICER 

 

Provides a fun and unique way to take ordinary vegetables and fruits and make them into exciting spirals, ribbons, noodles and chips. 

Recommended: TechCulinary Spiralizer Vegetable Slicer

ELECTRIC FOOD STEAMER

 

Double tiered steamer with 2 steam bowls stacked. Perfect for vegetables and fish, extremely convenient!

Recommended: Oster Food Steamer

FOOD PROCESSOR

 

This multi tasking, heavy duty, sturdy appliance is used all the time in our kitchen. The Cuisinart Food Processor, a powerful tool can be used for making dough, pesto, salsa, dips, spreads, pureeing soups, sauces, mayonnaise, nut butter, shredding cheese, grinding nuts and meat.

RecommendedCuisinart Food Processor

DEHYDRATOR

 

If you are a raw foodist or moving towards eating more uncooked meals. This awesome machine is a must have. You can prepare fruit leather, pizza crusts, vegetables, fruits, falafel wraps, falafel balls, pie crusts and more! Its quite dependable, cleans easy and you can make a lot of jerky. It includes a recipe book, 2 solid sheets, 2 mesh sheets, and 3 jerky spice packets.

RecommendedNesco Snackmaster Dehydrator

AIR FRYER FOR HEALTHY FRIED FOOD

 

Airfryers produce food that is exceptionally healthier than traditionally fried foods. Air Fryers produce food that have up to eighty percent less fat than oil fried foods, without sacrificing the taste. A reliable and healthy alternative to deep fryers.

RecommendedAvalon Bay Air Fryer

MEAL PREP CONTAINERS

 

High quality, fantastic meal prep containers to pack lunch or for bulk cooking! Prep once a week easily with these containers!

Recommended: Fitpacker Meal Prep Containers

TORTILLA PRESS

 

Making tortillas can be quite a tedious process. From getting the consistency right to rolling out the dough by hand, you may find yourself longing for a tortilla press that can churn out a perfect tortilla after the next. Make the process easier with this heavy duty press. You will get years of use out of it!

Recommended: Cast Iron 8 Inch Tortilla Press

TORTILLA WARMER

 

Do warm tortillas really make that much of a difference? Yes it does. A warm corn tortilla releases all kinds of flavours once combined with your favourite ingredients. This fantastic and convenient gadget keeps your tortillas warm longer then wrapping them in a dish towel or foil!

Recommended: 8 Inch Tortilla Warmer

CUTTING BOARD

 

This board made of natural organic bamboo, is great for cheese, fruits, vegetables, meat, dip and crackers.

Recommended: 3 Piece Set Bamboo Cutting Board

FOOD SCALE

 

Great tool to keep track of your portions accurately. Simple and easy to use.

Recommended: Stainless Steel Kitchen Food Scale

PANINI GRILL

 

This panini grill heats up reasonably fast, cooks sandwiches well, and the floating hinge can handle even the thickest of sandwiches. You will never eat a cold sandwich again!

Recommended: Hamilton Beach Panini Press Grill

GLASS FOOD STORAGE SET

 

Pyrex is practically unbreakable. We use it for many purposes from keeping salads fresh to storing other foods as well. From freezing food to placing in an oven or microwave to steam or cook, this set is also dishwasher safe. The glass does not carry odours and is so easy to clean – it doesn’t stain unlike plastic!

Recommended: 10 Piece Pyrex Food Storage Set

SPLATTER GUARD

 

If you need to pan fry or sauté meat on high heat this tool does exactly what it says…it keeps the stove area cleaner from oil splattering on the surface and prevents injury.

Recommended: Culina 13 Inch Splatter Guard

MIXING BOWLS

 

Anyone who bakes knows the value of having a good mixing bowl. These premium quality stainless steel mixing bowls are perfect for mixing and for storage.The silicone bottom provides better grip and lets you mix without slipping or sliding. The Chef U Mixing Bowls are a must have in every kitchen as they solve one of the most important problems of mixing while providing freezer safe storage.

Recommended: Chef U Mixing Bowls

SILICONE BAKING MATS

 

2 non-stick silicone baking mats designed for easy and convenient baking, also oven safe, is a must have for your kitchen. No more scraping cookie sheets or baking racks, just soak them in the sink. Just wipe the mat after use, rinse and you’re done. Couldn’t be easier.

RecommendedSilicon Baking Mat

CHEESECLOTH

 

An amazIng strainer, this cheesecloth which is considered the best on the market, is ultra fine grade ideal for basting, straining, steaming and cleaning. Use it for straining stocks, stews, soups, custards, bundling herbs, making tofu, ghee, and thickening yogurt.

RecommendedRegency Natural Fine Cheesecloth

OLIVE OIL SPRAYER

 

Healthier and more economical than drizzling your food with olive oil, the misto olive oil sprayer is great for salads, vegetables, breads, or cooking. It sprays evenly while creating a nice flavour.

Recommended: Misto Olive Oil Sprayer

MESH STRAINERS

 

A well made product, Cuisinart stainless steel strainers accommodate your every need in the kitchen. From sifting flour easily, to straining fine items, it fits perfectly over mixing bowls and large sinks.

RecommendedCuisinart Fine Mesh Stainless Steel Strainers

HIGH QUALITY POTS AND PANS

 

(10 piece set) The best performing, most practical pots and pans money can buy. It is the best value in the All-Clad line as it’s the least expensive. It cooks better than the more expensive stainless line, a great start when setting up your kitchen.

Recommended: All Clad Stainless Steel 10 Piece Set

ALL AMERICAN PRESSURE COOKER

 

This is a very high quality pressure cooker. It’s leak free, works very well. It’s big enough for pressure canning nice sized batches but also small enough to be used for family meals. It doesn’t have a rubber seal that gets dry, cracked, warped or worn down.

Recommended: All American Pressure Cooker

DOUBLE BROILER

 

An elegant addition to any kitchen, the pot and boiler are both well made. The boiler heats up and cools down slowly, which makes melting chocolate or stirring up a suspension much easier.

Recommended: All Clad Double Broiler

CROCK POT

 

The beauty of using a crock pot is that it’s pretty darn simple. Prep your ingredients, add them to the crock pot then press start. You can create homemade soups, stews, casseroles, oatmeal, beans, roast, ribs, you name it! Clean up is so easy and meals are so tasty. Most importantly it saves time when cooking meals.

Recommended: Slow Cooker Crock Pot

HAND IMMERSION BLENDER

 

This is the most useful tool in the kitchen. Works perfectly, cleaning is simple with the detachable blade unit. We have used it to blend soups, smoothies, fruits, vegetables and more! We love this gadget!

Recommended: Conair Cuisinart Hand Blender

MILK FROTHER

 

The Breville Milk Café Milk Frother is a high quality milk frother, with long lasting durability. Providing a consistent, perfect milk foam so its totally worth the price. Create a latte or cappucino right in your home or cold beverages. It’s easy to clean, provides even heating, gets really hot, and is dishwasher safe!

Recommended: Breville Milk Cafe Frother

COUNTERTOP BLENDER

 

Amazing blender! It can even handle ice! A good blender can blitz ingredients within seconds, from smoothies and milkshakes to soups and sauces.

Recommended: Ninja Blender

KITCHEN SHEARS

 

The best shear scissors! It’s lightweight, small, multipurpose, these kitchen shears handle herbs, vegetables, poultry, meat, fish, packages and more, all with relative ease. Not only that, it’s great for opening bottle caps, cracking shells or walnuts, or even cutting flower stems!

Recommended: Heavy Duty Chef Remi Kitchen Shears

SALAD SPINNER

 

Clean, dry, crisp lettuce, is the result with this salad spinner. No more limp wet lettuce for you and your guests. What are you waiting for get this tool! OXO Good Grip is the best salad spinner on the market.

Recommended: OXO Good Grips Salad Spinner

MEASURING SPOONS

 

Best quality 6 piece high grade brushed satin stainless steel measuring spoons includes 1/2 TBS, 1 TBS, 1 tsp, 1/2 tsp, 1/4 tsp and 1/8 tsp. It will never rust. It will last a very long time. It gives you an accurate measure for recipes without the hassle.

Recommended: 1EasyLife Stainless Steel Measuring Spoons

18K GOLD FLATWARE SET

 

Perfect for a gift. The Oneida Golden Michelangelo flatware set consist of 46 pieces with 18K Gold Accent.  It is extremely elegant, frankly more beautiful than what the picture depicts. The quality is amazing and your guests will be impressed.

RecommendedOneida Golden Michelangelo 

SOUP LADLE

 

The cutest gadget you will ever buy! It’s of exceptional quality. You will love this soup ladle.

Recommended: Ototo Nessie Soup Ladle

WHISK

 

This well made contoured easy grip handle, allows you to whisk soups, batter, salad dressings, you name it.

Recommended: OXO Good Grips 11 Inch Whisk

BELGIAN WAFFLE MAKER

 

This waffle iron makes beautiful, fluffy waffles. It’s designed for evenly spread batter for waffles that are crispy outside and tender inside. Easily wipe clean with nonstick interior.

Recommended: Belgian Waffle Maker

STAINLESS STEEL DRINKING STRAWS

 

6 extra long drinking straws. The straw is strong and will not bend. You no longer need to throw away tons of straws, these are reusable!

Recommended: Stainless Steel Drinking Straws

STAINLESS STEEL ROASTING PAN

 

Balances heat well, cleans easily, and perfect roasting size.

RecommendedPaderno World Cuisine 23 5/8 Inch x 13 3/4 Inch Stainless Steel Roasting Pan

KNIFE SHARPENER

 

You will be amazed how well it will sharpen your knives!

Recommended: PriorityChef Knife Sharpener

DINNERWARE SET

 

This set is beautiful, elegant, perfect for serving a large gathering. It is a 38 piece set, highly durable, yet light weight. We have dropped these plates a few times not even a scratch they are that well made.

Recommended: Corelle Livingware

COFFEE MAKER

 

State of the art technology to ensure hotter coffee without sacrificing flavour or quality. Brew strength control allows you to select regular or bold coffee flavour. Fully automatic with 24-hour programmability, self-clean, 1-4 cup setting and auto shutoff (0-4 hours)

Recommended: Cuisinart DCC – 3200 14 Cup Glass Carafe

HAND BLENDER

 

Easy to use must have for your kitchen. Very cool, powerful and easy to use.

Recommended: OXA Powerful 4 In 1 Hand Blender

HEALTHY FROZEN DESSERT MAKER

 

This frozen fruit dessert maker is quick, easy to use and clean. Simply pop any frozen fruit in & let it work its magic. In no time you’ll have a tasty treat for the whole family to enjoy!

Recommended: Gourmia GSI180 Automatic Healthy Dessert Maker

COOKWARE SET

 

An elegant, silver set, includes, 8-Inch and 10-Inch fry pans, a 2-Quart covered sauce pan, a 3-Quart covered casserole, a 3-Quart covered sauté pan and an 8-Quart covered stockpot

Recommended: All Clad 10 Piece Cookware

ELECTRIC CORDLESS WINE BOTTLE OPENER

 

This cute little thing does what it’s made for — removes the cork from a wine bottle — quick and easy, then expels the cork into your hand. Our guests always ask “what’s that?”. It’s so fun to play with!

Recommended: Oster Cordless Electric Wine Bottle Opener

JUICER

 

No Comparison to ANY Other Juicer in this price range!

Recommended: Breville JE98XL Juicer

INDOOR/OUTDOOR ELECTRIC GRILL

 

Don’t let the weather keep you from grilling; the easy-to-remove stand takes you from patio to countertop in no time. It has a nonstick coating, it’s durable, easy to clean, and removes the need for butter and oil.

Recommended: George Foreman Indoor/Outdoor Electric Grill

CONVECTION COUNTER TOP OVEN

 

Wow! This has to be the best portable oven on the market.  You may never use your regular oven because this is so convenient and easy to care for.

Recommended: Breville BOV845BSS Smart Oven Pro Convection Toaster Oven

FOOD STORAGE CONTAINERS

 

Lids stay securely closed, easy to wash, and come in a variety of sizes. Very stackable and versatile, and you get a lot for the price.

Recommended: Rubbermaid 42 Piece Set

MEASURING CUP GLASS SET

 

Pyrex stand the test of time and you can’t go wrong with the set of 3. Best measuring cups for any home.

Recommended: Pyrex 3 Piece Glass Measuring Cup Set

VACUUM INSULATED STAINLESS STEEL TRAVEL MUG 

 

These are the best quality travel mugs. Will last years even with daily use. Great product!

RecommendedContigo Extreme Stainless Steel Travel Mug with Handle Vacuum Insulated

6 PIECE PROKEEPER SET 

 

6 piece storage containers for: brown sugar, flour, powdered sugar, sugar, coffee and 2 mini prokeepers.

Recommended:  Prepworks 

VEGETABLE CHOPPER

 

Seriously great dicer, slicer, and chopper!!!

Recommended: Aliskid Vegetable Chopper

SALT AND PEPPER GRINDER

 

Beautiful pair of salt and pepper grinders for the price.

RecommendedAicok Salt and Pepper Grinder, Electric Pepper Mill, Stainless Steel Salt Mill

STAINLESS STEEL POTATO RICER

 

Perfect for making smooth, fluffy mashed potatoes

Recommended: OXO Potato Ricer

ELECTRIC GOOSENECK KETTLE

 

A kettle with preset temperature control, boils water rapidly, A great product you will love.

Recommended: Doctor Hertner Electric Gooseneck Kettle

DIGITAL FOOD COOKING THERMOMETER 

 

Super fast and easy to read.

RecommendedThermoPro TP03A Digital Food Cooking Thermometer

TODDLER MUG WITH LID & STAINLESS STEEL STRAWS

 

Takes coffee drinking up a notch!

RecommendedHousavvy Toddler Mug with Lid and Straw Stainless Steel

ENTHER BENTO BOX CONTAINERS

 

Bento boxes are built to last and do not crack nor do the lids leak. Great for meal prep.

RecommendedEnther Bento Box Containers 

GENUINE INSTANT POT TEMPERED CLEAR GLASS LID 

 

A  genuine instant pot pressure cooker accessory.

RecommendedGenuine Instant Pot Tempered Glass Lid

FOOD SAVER 8 INCH ROLLS 

 

Keeps food fresh up to 5 times longer. Heat sealed bag, useful in freezing leftover food. After heating food in boiling water it tastes freshly made.

Recommended: FoodSaver

STAINLESS STEEL VACUUM SEALER

 

Preserve fresh meats and produce, bulk food purchases and leftovers longer than traditional methods.

Recommended: Weston Stainless Steel Vacuum Sealer

PRO LINE STAND MIXER

 

Powerful machine with a 16 cup capacity, it handles large quantities of ingredients easily, and it runs smoothly and quietly.

RecommendedKitchenAid 7-Quart Pro Line Stand Mixer Frosted Pearl White

NON STICK COOKING RACK

 

Excellent quality non-stick cooking racks that won’t rust or tarnish!

Recommended: Baker’s Secret Non Stick Cooking Rack

MAGIC BULLET BLENDER

 

Smooth and sleek blender for chopping, blending, mixing, mincing, grinding and more. Includes recipes.

Recommended: Magic Bullet

GLASS MEAL PREP CONTAINERS

 

If you’re looking for an easy way to save money and time, Prep Naturals meal prep containers glass 2 Compartment are the solution. Handsome and easy to use, these glass meal prep containers with lids encourage you to cook your meals at home and eat healthier food

Recommended: Prep Naturals Glass Meal Prep Containers

WINE POURING SYSTEM

 

Keeps your wine safe from oxidation, allowing it to continue to age naturally. Non-coring, faster pouring needle allows access to wine without cork damage, allowing it to reseal and continue protecting the wine

RecommendedCoravin Model Two Elite Wine Pouring System

STAINLESS STEEL KNIFE WITH BLOCK

 

17-piece kitchen knife set contains all the knives you need in your kitchen, a sharpener to prolong their lifetime and a stand to house them.

Recommended: HomeHero Stainless Steel Knife Set with Block

STAINLESS STEEL CAST IRON CLEANER

 

A cleaning tool that helps to effortlessly clean all your cast iron products without stripping away accumulated flavour and seasoning or scratching your pans.

RecommendedAmagabeli 8″x6″ Stainless Steel 316L Cast Iron Cleaner 

EDGE BEATER FOR TILT HEAD STAND MIXERS

 

All metal beater for KitchenAid durability with flexible edge that thoroughly scrapes ingredients into the bowl

RecommendedKitchenAid KFE5T Flex Edge Beater for Tilt-Head Stand Mixers

ANGLED ICING SPATULA

 

12 inch in length,  this spatula is versatile for a flawless finish.

Recommended: Wilton Angled Icing Spatula

PIZZA CUTTER WHEEL

 

Slice a pizza like a pro with this gadget!

Recommended: Kitchy Pizza Cutter Wheel

CAFE BARISTA ESPRESSO MAKER MACHINE

 

You will wonder how you ever managed not to have this barista espresso machine.

RecommendedMr. Coffee Cafe Barista Espresso Maker Machine

CAST IRON ROUND GRIDDLE

 

Pre seasoned and ready to use. A nice replacement for non stick pans. This griddle is highly versatile.  It can be used on the gas stovetop, outside grill to convention oven. Oven safe up to 500 degrees F.

Recommended: Lodge Cast Iron Round Griddle

PERFECT TEAR WALL MOUNT PAPER TOWEL HOLDER

 

If you lack counter space or if you are looking for a free-standing paper towel holder, this may be what you are looking for. Stainless steel, simple to install, the towel holder has a ratchet-type mechanism that allows tearing off one sheet at a time.

RecommendedKamenstein Wall Mount Paper Towel Holder

BREAD MACHINE WITH 13 HOUR DELAY TIMER

 

The Oster bread machine includes 12 bread settings, 3 crust settings for variety of breads, dough and jams. It has a 13 hour programmable baking timer that allows for fresh breads anytime.

Recommended: Oster Bread Machine

ICE CREAM MAKER

 

The quality is stunning and the ice cream maker gets cold fast. Its quiet, effective, well designed, easy to use, and will make 1.5qt in 13-15 minutes!

RecommendedLello 4080 Musso Lussino Ice Cream Maker

NON STICK OVEN LINERS

 

It keeps the bottom of your oven clean!

RecommendedFitFabHome 3 Pack Oven Liners

SCRAPER & CHOPPER

 

Perfect for cutting dough, sectioning pie crusts, chopping vegetables and more.

RecommendedOXO Good Grips Multi-purpose Stainless Steel Scraper & Chopper

WIDE SLOT TOASTER

 

The slots are wide enough to fit a bagel or a thick slice of bread. With a high lift boost it makes it easier to reach small slices.

RecommendedHamilton Beach Brushed Stainless Steel 2-Slice Toaster

ELECTRIC WINE BOTTLE OPENER

 

Cordless electric wine bottle opener with foil cutter removes the cork in seconds. 

RecommendedSecura 

RICE & GRAIN COOKER

 

6 cup steamer/cooker, with unique, innovative DuraCeramic titanium infused non-stick ceramic coating, lasts 8 times longer won’t flake or peel.

Recommended: Oster Rice & Graine Cooker

GLASS BEVERAGE BOTTLES

 

Imagine the most beautiful juice bottles in your kitchen. Your fresh-squeezed juices will look gorgeous on your table and in your fridge in these classy air-tight and eco-friendly bottles.

RecommendedEpica Six 18-Oz. Glass Beverage Bottles

WINE SAVER VACUUM PUMP 

 

Remove air from your wine bottle to keep wine tasting new for up to a week!

RecommendedVacu Vin Wine Saver Vacuum Pump

BAMBOO CHEESE BOARD & CUTLERY SET

 

Bambüsi cheese board is handmade with 100% quality bamboo material and superior workmanship. The nonporous surface of this natural cheese board makes the BEST choice for cheese lovers as it doesn’t stain or absorb odours.

The knives are made of high quality stainless steel with bamboo handles that are easy to grip.

RecommendedBambüsi 

ARCYLIC CANISTER SET & ARCYLIC SPOONS

 

Great for use storing cookies, flour, spices and other kitchen staples.

RecommendedAcrylic Canister Set with Airtight Lids and Acrylic Spoons

LARGE HERB GRINDER

 

Very easy to use, its seamless.  The grinding “action” is smooth and the results are excellent.

Recommended: Zip Grinders

WINE BOTTLE TRAVEL PROTECTOR 

 

Leak proof with multiple layers its the perfect solution to transport wine in your suitcase when travelling.

RecommendedMonTien Wine Bottle Protector 

DUAL ZONE WINE COOLER

 

This is a 32 bottle dual zone wine cooler with stainless steel trimmed french doors and digital controls. Its a perfect edition for individuals who serve wine to their guests. Frankly it will look amazing in your kitchen.

RecommendedEdgeStar Dual Zone Wine Cooler with Stainless 

GARLIC PRESS SET

 

This product makes it very easy to crush garlic and its also easy to clean.

RecommendedChefBox Garlic Press Set

MAGIC BULLET BABY SYSTEM

 

Make an entire week’s worth of healthy, nutritional baby food in less than 5 minutes!

Recommended: Magic Bullet

NESPRESSO CREATISTA PLUS MACHINE

 

This is the ultimate Nespresso maker. With super fast heating, Nespresso espresso maker, is a good solid steamer. Its gorgeous with simple, intuitive controls and it produces the correct temperature.

Recommended: Breville Nespresso Creatista Plus Machine

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