Small Kitchen Appliances

Best Electric Wine Opener 2020 – Buyer’s Guide

Opening a corked bottle of wine can be a bit of a task at the best of times. Having to twist the corkscrew down and lever it out manually has led to a rise in the number of screw top bottles available, but many wines are still corked to preserve ...

Best Ice Cream Maker 2020 – Buyer’s Guide

Ice cream is a treat that doesn’t just have to be enjoyed when the weather is hot and the sun is out. Having an ice cream machine in the comfort of your own home will take all the hassle out of trekking to the supermarket or running outside to catch ...

Best Egg Boiler 2020 – Buyer’s Guide

Cooking eggs is something which even the most experienced of chefs can struggle with. Timings, taking the egg out at the right time, plunging it into ice cold water, swirling the water. All rather stressful. Thankfully, there are now gadgets out ...

Best Halogen Oven 2020 – Buyer’s Guide

Halogen ovens are a great alternative to full-sized cookers and ovens when you want a quick meal. These are the best halogen ovens available to buy nowThey admittedly look like something more suited to a kitchen in the 1980s rather than a modern ...

Best Coffee Machine 2020 – Buyer’s Guide

Coffee machines are one of the most confusing small appliances to shop for. There are so many different varieties to choose from – each one taking a different form of coffee and producing various flavorful results. Before you take the plunge and ...

Best Electric Tin Opener 2020 – Buyer’s Guide

Tin openers are one of the most vital small kitchen gadgets you could own. The convenience of tinned food is unbeatable, and many store cupboard staples such as tinned tomatoes, kidney and baked beans are hard to find available any other way. ...

Best Toaster Kettle Set 2020 – Buyer’s Guide

Two of the most essential small kitchen appliances in your home. When breakfast and lunch hit, the kettle is on for a cup of tea or coffee, and there is bread/crumpets/muffins/bagel in the toaster. But if you are particular about design as well ...

Best Toaster 2020 – Buyer’s Guide

No modern day kitchen is complete without a toaster, which will likely be one of the most used appliances in your morning routine. Buying the best toaster for your home isn't as simple as just picking the prettiest or fanciest model, there are ...

Best Hand Blender 2020 – Buyer’s Guide

Hand blenders are a versatile small kitchen appliance to have within reach when you’re whipping up a storm. From smoothies, sauces and soup to mashing potatoes and chopping nuts, they make light work of lots of mixtures, and many are now multi-use ...

Best Stand Mixer 2020 – Buyer’s Guide

Love baking and cooking, but hate the hours that it can take to prepare a product before it even goes into the oven? Stand mixers are the perfect kitchen accompaniment if you find the groundwork of making cake or bread mix challenging or time ...

Best Hand Mixer 2020 – Buyer’s Guide

Hand mixers can be a saviour in the kitchen of anyone serious about baking. Taking up less space than a stand mixer, and coming in at much cheaper too, they take most of the manual work out of your whisking yet still leave you with enough control to ...

Best Kitchen Scale 2020 – Buyer’s Guide

There are quite a few gadgets and small kitchen appliances out there which you can get by without and are deemed a luxury. Kitchen scales are not one of those items. If you’re going to be taken seriously as a cook or baker, you’re going to need a ...

Best Yoghurt Maker 2020 – Buyer’s Guide

Nowadays, yoghurts can be made in slow cookers and ice cream makers, as the rush to make the ultimate all-in-one kitchen gadget intensifies. But if you want something smaller, dedicated and a lot more fun to use, a yoghurt maker is a must. They ...

Best Kettle 2020 – Buyer’s Guide

Kettles are integral to every kitchen, it's an appliance that most cannot live without. Aside from the usual functionality, there are various shapes, colours and styles to bring into the equation. There is a lot to consider to get the perfect ...

Best Hot Water Dispenser 2020 – Buyer’s Guide

A great alternative to kettles, hot water dispensers are much easier to use and a lot more instant. If you find kettles hard to lift, fill or pour from, these give you hot water at the touch of a button. There is no waiting around for them to be ...

Best Bread Maker 2020 – Buyer’s Guide

There is nothing quite like the taste of fresh, homemade bread. But actually making your own requires a lot of work, from mixing the ingredients to kneading it all out and perfecting it for the oven. They are a divisive appliance - many ...

Best Dishwasher 2020 – Buyer’s Guide

Buying a dishwasher can mean kissing goodbye to washing up by hand. One model may look very much like another, but there are huge differences in how well they work and how long they last. When your appliance is running, does it sound ...

Best Blender 2020 – Buyer’s Guide

Blenders are a common and highly versatile small kitchen appliance. They offer a range of different uses, such as making soups, smoothies and shakes, chopping vegetables, crushing ice and pureeing baby food. Blenders were invented in 1922 and ...

Best Bathroom Scale 2020 – Buyer’s Guide

Bathroom weighing scales have really evolved over the years. You may remember having one a few years ago which you struggled reading, and when you did finally get the right statistics, they turned out to be way off the mark anyway. Well, scales ...

Best Instant Boiling Water Tap 2020 – Buyer’s Guide

You will likely use boiling water from the kettle quite a lot during an average day. Not only is it needed for hot beverages, but also if you want to prepare and clean food. Then think about the amount of time you spend standing around waiting for ...