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Because many of us are spending more time at home due to the global pandemic, we've all had extra time to experiment with new recipes. And as we approach the holiday season, there's a good chance we'll all be spending even more time in the kitchen. That means that there's no better time than right now to stock up on new gadgets to help make all that cooking and baking even easier. After all, Amazon Prime Day is your best opportunity to invest in top-of-the-line products—so many excellent kitchen essentials are currently available at shockingly low prices.
Prime Day officially started today at midnight and runs until tomorrow at 11:59 p.m. PT. Within the 48-hour time period, Amazon Prime members can shop over one million deals on just about every category on the site. If you'd like to get in on the fun (think exclusive deals and free two-day shipping) without fully committing to a membership ($119 a year), you can sign up for a free 30-day trial.
Whether you want to upgrade your cookware or plan to try frying your Thanksgiving turkey this year, we've shuffled through the thousands of Prime Day deals to find which kitchen items are worth adding to your cart.
Le Creuset Enameled Cast Iron Rectangular Griddle
This cast iron griddle requires no seasoning because of its enameled coating (which also evenly distributes and retains heat). Not limited to just pancakes and eggs, it can be used to sear steaks, bake desserts, and cook vegetables. What's more, it comes in several vibrant colors great for holiday gift exchanges.
Shop Now: Le Creuset Enameled Cast Iron Griddle, from $89.99, amazon.com.
Toshiba Digital Toaster Oven with Convection Cooking
With temperatures ranging from 150 to 450 degrees Fahrenheit, this toaster oven can be used to cook and bake most anything you would prepare in a regular oven. It offers enough space to bake a 12-inch pizza, cook four pounds of chicken, and toast six slices of bread.
Shop Now: Toshiba Digital Toaster Oven, from $58.49, amazon.com.
Lodge Enameled Dutch Oven
This best-selling Dutch oven is extremely versatile, allowing you to cook both on the stovetop and in the oven. You can broil, braise, bake, fry, and roast all your favorite recipes inside this Dutch oven, then bring the entire dish straight to the table.
Shop Now: Lodge Enameled Dutch Oven, from $49.99, amazon.com.
Calphalon Premier Hard-Anodized Nonstick 8-Piece Cookware Set
If you're due for a new cookware set, look no further than this superior collection. Complete with two fry pans, a saucepan with cover, a stockpot with cover, and a deep skillet with cover, this eight-piece set has everything you need to whip up a delicious meal. Plus, each piece is made with a three-layer nonstick interior, is oven-safe up to 450 degrees Fahrenheit, and can be cleaned in the dishwasher.
Shop Now: Calphalon Premier Hard-Anodized Nonstick Eight-Piece Cookware Set, from $269.99, amazon.com.
Cuisinart Extra-Large Rotisserie Deep Fryer
This spacious five-liter rotisserie deep fryer has the power to fry a 14-pound bird in just 60 minutes. Not only will it come in handy for Thanksgiving dinner, but also for crisping up vegetables, seafood, and chicken on a weekly basis. The best part is, it uses less oil than regular fryers so you can achieve a delicious golden coating without excess grease.
Shop Now: Cuisinart Extra-Large Rotisserie Deep Fryer, from $119.99, amazon.com.
Ninja Foodi 9-in-1 Deluxe XL Pressure Cooker
It's hard to pass up a kitchen appliance with nine functions wrapped into one design, especially when it's $70 off right now. This impressive gadget can pressure cook, air fry, sauté, bake broil, dehydrate, and more. Bonus: It includes a cookbook for recipe inspiration.
Shop Now: Ninja Foodi 9-in-1 Pressure Cooker, from $149.99, amazon.com.