252 Eclectic Kitchen Tools

The right kitchen tools will increase the efficiency of your kitchen as well as your cooking or baking skills. Invest in the right pieces by considering your needs, the basics as well as any additional items that might work well for you. More 
Pot Strainer
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The time has come for stress-free straining! This wide utensil, handcrafted in the USA from wild cherry wood, whisks water from your pasta or veggies with one quick seamless motion.
“Good idea” — littlebitann
Enrico EcoTeak Wood Lemon Squeezer
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-Made from environmentally-friendly reclaimed teak with an easy care food-safe lacquer finish -Designed for a true blend of function and beauty -Gorgeous high-quality teak wood and solid brass is hand-fitted by skilled craftsmen -Hand wash for best results - lacquer finish cleans up easily
“novedoso” — Jose Botero Piedrahita
Handmade Fish Salt and Pepper Shakers
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These charming salt and pepper shakers sit happily on a handmade ceramic fish. You could easily place this set on your kitchen table or counter and be seasoning in style. The design brings added personality to an everyday essential in your home.
“Fish” — Maxine Bart
Enrico Cheese Grater & Shredder, Acacia Wood
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-Comes with 2 arched stainless steel blades, one for soft cheese, one for hard cheese. -Foot stop feature for stabilizing grater against edge of counter or table -Removable drawer for dispensing grated cheese and ease of cleaning -Hand crafted finger joint construction
“cheese grater” — paigehernandez
Enrico EcoTeak Wood Garlic Press
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-Made from environmentally-friendly reclaimed teak with an easy care food-safe lacquer finish -Designed for a true blend of function and beauty -Gorgeous high-quality teak wood and solid brass is hand-fitted by skilled craftsmen -Hand wash for best results - lacquer finish cleans up easily
“Miler ajo” — reyes67
Teak Spreader, Set Of 4
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Whether you're buttering your biscuits or cheese-ing your crackers, wooden you like to spread a little style around? This set of four spreaders is made from excess teak left behind by the logging industry and features sleek, rounded stainless-steel blades so your next brunch or cocktail party will go smoothly.
“teak spreader- set of 4-63.50” — shaynee
Enrico EcoTeak Wood Lime Squeezer
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-Made from environmentally-friendly reclaimed teak with an easy care food-safe lacquer finish -Designed for a true blend of function and beauty -Gorgeous high-quality teak wood and solid brass is hand-fitted by skilled craftsmen -Hand wash for best results - lacquer finish cleans up easily
“I use a lot of limes. I need/want this device.” — reemolli
13" Spoon, Celestial Design
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Stir up something special — every single day! You’ll love the feel and functionality of this 13-inch utensil made of sustainable cherry wood.
“13 inch spoon, celestrial design-25.00” — shaynee
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What tools should every kitchen be stocked with?


Basic kitchen tools include things like a can opener, vegetable peelers, spatula, grater, cutting board, colander, masher, knife set and kitchen shears. For baking and cooking essentials, invest in mixing spoons, mixing bowls, measuring cups, hot pads, oven mitts, and a whisk.

What additional items might I consider?


Outside of the basics, it’s possible you’ll benefit from a stand-alone timer for cooking, or a thermometer to check your Thanksgiving turkey. Ceramic peelers prevent vegetables and fruits from bruising while peeling, and a mini food chopper are the perfect accessory for recipes that call for fine dicing. Grind herbs and spices with a mortar and pestle, zest lemons and limes with a zester, dish ice-cream with a scoop or add freshly chopped nuts to your meals with a nutcracker.

What should I keep in mind when purchasing kitchen tools?


Kitchen tools are aplenty, so do make sure you need the tools before purchasing. Think about how often you cook and what you’ll be cooking to decide on the right pieces. In addition, remember that you’ll have to store all these items: Don’t buy more than you have a place for.
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