Anyone can be a master chef with the right appliances. Ever since reality cooking shows took off, a lot more people are trying their hand at restaurant dishes in their very own kitchen. It's cheaper and fits with the millennial health trend.
With our list of pro kitchen appliances, making a crème brulee is as easy as popping a frozen pizza in the oven.
10. Presto 03510 FlipSide Belgian Waffle Maker
Wake up to waffles! The extra thick, non-stick grid surface promises fat, crispy waffles every morning. A countdown timer tells you when they're done.
Priced at $37.29 USD.
9. Rosle Kitchen Torch
Friends will be lining up for your crème brûlée recipe. With a push of a button (conveniently located above the handle), the Rosle Kitchen Torch caramelizes desserts and roasts peppers to perfection.
Flame size is adjustable via a dial and can be continuously used for 60 minutes. A safety switch protects your little ones from hurting themselves. Ordinary lighter gas will suffice.
Priced at $49 USD.
8. KitchenAid KRAV Ravioli Maker
Give your pasta the assembly line treatment. The KitchenAid KRAV Ravioli Maker fills and folds your ravioli for you. Slid in two slices of dough, then place your desired filling in the special compartment. Crank and you have a sheet of perfectly-sized ravioli.
Priced at $115.07 USD.
7. Kitchen Smart Cooking Thermometer by iDevices
Multitask with this Bluetooth cooking thermometer. Insert it in whatever food you're cooking and select the dish in the connected app. When it's ready, you'll be instantly alerted.
Priced at $80 USD.
6. KitchenAid Magnetic Drive Torrent Blender
Enjoy a smoothie hands-free. This blender uses locking technology to secure the jar while mixing and automatically powers down upon completion.
Priced at $399 USD.
5. One-Touch Tea Maker
Fancy a cuppa? The One-Touch Tea Maker has five different temperature settings and the brew strength can be adjusted among mild, medium and strong. Preset recipes brew and steep common tea types at optimal settings.
An LCD display shows its current temperature and the duration it's been brewing. Other features include Delay Start, Keep Warm and “Agitate” for stirring tea leaves and improving infusion.
Priced at $249.99 USD.
Weighitz transforms any platform into a smart weighing scale. It works on anything, from a sprinkle of salt to a suitcase. Along with the app, it can convert units, measure calories, track your diet, and give health advice.
Creators currently obtaining external funding. Retail price to come.
3. Auroma Coffee Science Machine
Personalize each step of your coffee-making process, from temperature, strength, water-coffee ratio, etc. One brew contains four to five cups. Over time, it remembers your favourite brews and automatically makes them within two minutes.
If you fancy setting up a tasting flight, simply place a three-way divider in the pouring chamber. Twist it with each coffee shot and just like that, your kitchen is a professional café.
Priced at $249 USD.
2. PicoBrew Pico
DIY beer! With twelve recipes to choose from, ranging from English Strong Bitter to American wheat ale, your parties will be the talk of town. The brewing process is simple. PicoPak has handy ingredient kits you can just pop in. After that it's matter of waiting.
Priced at $559 USD.
1. June – The Intelligent Oven
Bake, roast, broil, toast, and more with June the oven. It can identify your food and give cooking recommendations. Using the installed HD camera and accompanying app, you can receive updates on your dish as it cooks and even see live videos.
Priced at $1495 USD.