8 Speciality Appliances every Healthy Chef Should Own
Small appliances make great wonders!
This is why every “chef” should consider investing in them, especially when they contribute to healthier cooking and eating, like the ones below:
(the appliances below are all Amazon UK Best Sellers, at the time of writing this post)
Enjoy home-made popcorn in your own home! This device operates through hot-air circulation, which requires no oil or fats, making your popcorn fat-free & a great source of fiber! Create your own flavors of popcorn! From Sweet & Buttery all the way to Parmesan Cheese & Bacon or create healthier flavors by using herbs & spices.
Promising Amazon Review: “After many many uses, my popcorn maker is going strong. The machine makes about 4 cups of popcorn at once, which comes to about 120kcals, the perfect high volume snack to fill me up at the end of the day when I don’t have many calories left in my budget. I love that it doesn’t use oil, so the popcorn is very healthy. I season it with salt, and the popcorn comes out perfect every time. Couldn’t live without this!”
Prepare fresh, healthy meals with a fun and easy twist. It has never been so easy to join the Spiralizing trend. You can either enjoy your veggies as a raw salad, add to a stir fry, or incorporate within a dish. Read our “Ultimate Guide to Cooking Zoodles” for more inspiration!
Promising Amazon Review: “Very useful product. It’s a must have for food and kitchen lovers.”
Make delicious homemade ice cream, sorbet or frozen yogurt in only 20-30 minutes. Fast-freezing insulated bowl with 1.5 liter capacity ensures enough ice cream for the whole family! Just add your favourite treats during mixing via the extra-large ingredients funnel. Includes delicious recipe suggestions.
Promising Amazon Review: “Exactly as described. Compact and works a treat to make delicious ice-cream. Bought it for my husband and small sons, all of whom love it!”
The 12-in-1 Digital Pressure Cooker will create delicious, hearty, home-cooked meals faster and easier than traditional cooking methods in minutes, rather than hours and with a simple press of a button! The Pressure King Pro cooks with pressurized steam, locking in more vitamins and nutrients than many other cooking methods, and infusing your food with its natural flavors and seasonings, making delicious, healthier family dinners up to 90% faster than conventional methods. You’ll get that slow-cooked taste and tenderness in minutes rather than hours!
Promising Amazon Review: “Absolutely love this machine. Certainly does what it says on the box, and it makes delicious meals and deserts. I use it a lot for the slow cooker mode and the food that comes out of it is deliciously tasty. Well worth the money, so much so I have ordered one for my daughter, and cannot praise it enough.”
This Omelet Maker is the easy clean way to perfect omelets at home. Simply mix the eggs and ingredients of your choice, ham, cheese, peppers etc. and pour into the two non-stick compartments and close the lid. The machine will then cook the omelets to perfection and as they are already in two individual omelets shaped servings there is not even the mess and fuss of sharing out. The non-stick plates mean it is easy to clean and so all you need to think about now is what you are going to put in yours?
Promising Amazon Review: “Recommend to me by my Sister, so glad she did, its really easy to use and a dream to clean, just wipe it with kitchen towels – job done.”
Capture the true experience of traditional Italian cooking with this heavy duty AMOS Italian Pasta Machine. An essential ‘ingredient’ in any food lover’s kitchen, this pasta maker is perfect for professionals and novices, alike. Impress your guests by creating a variety of homemade pasta which is healthier and cheaper than ready-made pasta. You can even create your own unique, individual pasta recipes!
Promising Amazon Review: “Heavy duty and does the job very well. Have made lots of pasta with this and was fun experimenting with the settings to get the desired thickness of pasta.”
This innovative appliance helps you prepare perfect pancakes that you can be proud of. And not just pancakes. Get creative and experimental with French crêpes, American-style buttermilk pancakes, Indian poodas or Russian blinis. Or ditch the pancake theme and whip up an omelette or a flour tortilla. The options are plentiful.
Promising Amazon Review: “One of those kitchen appliances that I thought might be put away and never got out, or worse, something that just gathered dust! But decided to go for it as we love pancakes! How wrong I was- we use this regularly and it’s so easy to use and clean etc that it’s not a hassle to get out.”
The Duronic Air Fryer is a revolutionary household fryer which uses safe, high speed, hot air circulating technology to cook your food. This process allows you to cook the same delicious food with up to 80% less fat than conventional fryers – without compromising on nutrition and flavour. It has adjustable temperature control of up to 200˚C and a cooking timer knob with auto-off function and sound indicator to let you know your food is ready. This compact cooking system provides you with a safe, odour and splatter free cooking experience in your very own kitchen.
Promising Amazon Review: “Brilliant. Straightforward,eady to use, a great way to cook healthily.Compact suitable for a tiny kitchen. Would recommend.”