Most people would agree that eating out is far easier, and sometimes tastier, than cooking up a meal at home, but what if there were gadgets designed to make the task simpler? For example, the Egg and Muffin toaster above. Continue reading to see more.
5. Pineapple Slicer
The improved vacu vin pineapple slicer will peel, core, slice, and cut wedges from a fresh pineapple. It works like a corkscrew, removing the flesh in perfectly formed rings and leaves the core in the shell. Remove the spirals and cut pieces with the new wedger in one swift motion. Enjoy delicious fresh pineapple in less time than it takes to open a can. Product page.
4. Butter Cutter
The one-click butter cutter holds and slices butter into pats with just a squeeze. Easily loads a complete stick of hard butter. Slices can be cut and dispensed with one or two hands. Measures out butter with 4 slices per tablespoon. No mess-no fuss. Keep hands and butter clean. Stores in the refrigerator and is easily cleaned in the dishwasher or in warm water. Product page.
3. Cuisinart ICE-45 Mix It In Soft Serve Maker
Make professional-quality soft ice cream, yogurt, sorbet, and sherbet right at home with this fully automatic, soft-serve ice-cream maker. Simply pour in the ingredients and turn the dial--no chemicals, salt, or ice required. The unit's double-insulated freezer bowl holds cold temperatures and makes it possible to produce up to 1-1/2 quarts of ice cream in just 20 minutes. Three built-in condiment dispensers allow for adding sprinkles, mini M&Ms, chocolate chips, and other favorites, mixing them right in to frozen desserts as cones and bowls get filled. Product page.
2. Amco One-Step Corn Kerneler
This Amco one-step corn kerneler easily removes kernels from the cob in one quick motion. Place the corn kerneler at the narrow end of the cob and press straight down to the bottom of the cob. All kernels will collect neatly and there'll be no more kernel mess to clean up. It holds approximately 2 ears of kernels. To empty, pour kernels from the spout and start again. It is designed with a stainless steel blade that adjusts to the width of the corn and is top rack dishwasher safe. Product page.
1. West Bend TEM500W Egg and Muffin Toaster
This gadget features two wide slots with high toast lift feature for easy removal of breads, bagels or croissants, a light to dark control setting, egg cooker to steam poach or scramble eggs in about four minutes, includes egg basket to hard or soft boil up to four eggs at a time, and a meat tray for heating pre-cooked meats or vegetables for your breakfast sandwich. Product page.