From an upsized airfryer to a breakfast maker, these fuss-free gadgets will make your cooking easier and cleaning simpler.
Nordic Ware Burger Bites Grill Pan and Press
Sliders are a snap with this non-stick coated pan which can make seven mini burgers at a go. Grill and sear patties on your stovetop with the matching mini hand press. Its heavy cast aluminium body ensures that heat is evenly distributed all around for fuss-free bar bites.
$73.55 from ToTT Store, #01-01A Sime Darby Centre, 896 Dunearn Road. Tel: 6219 7077
Philips Avance AirFryer XL HD9240
This supersized home fryer boasts a 1.2kg capacity that feeds five people and cooks 30 percent faster than its predecessor. It has also gone digital, letting you have precise temperature and timer control. It also goes the extra mile to grill, roast, bake and gratinate (to cook till a crust or crisp surface forms).
$539 from BEST Denki Singapore, #B101/43/44 Bedok Mall, 311 New Upper Changi Road. Tel: 6844 9604
Tupperware Turbo Chopper
There is no need to take whip out your bulky electric blender when all you need to do is blitz a handful of herbs and spices. This manual food processer with its anti-rust blades capable of up to 288 cuts in 15 seconds will make short work of most ingredients. Not to mention it comes in a wide array of fabulous colours, sure to light up any counter top.
$57 from Tupperware Brands Singapore, G/F 85 Defu Lane 10. Tel: 6285 3988
Zyliss Avocado Tool
It can halve, pit, scoop, slice and mash the fruit–at twice the usual speed. If your hands are wet, fear not. This handy tool’s ergonomic handle is non-slip and soft to touch.
$11.95 from ToTT Store, #01-01A Sime Darby Centre, 896 Dunearn Road. Tel: 6219 7077
NESCAFE Dolce Gusto MINI ME Automatic System
Here’s another beverage machine to add to your list. We say beverage, because it can make tea latte, Milo ($10.90 for a box of eight servings) and even cold drinks. Small and compact, it delivers up to 15 bar pump pressure and comes in three shades: Black & Anthracite, Red & Artic-Grey and Artic-Grey & White.
$199 from OG People’s Park, 100 Upper Cross Street. Tel: 6535 8888
Naturai Ice Cream Maker NICM1000i
Icy treats are 20 to 40 minutes away with this portable machine that doesn’t require salt or ice. Simply freeze the bowl, add your favourite ingredients to the aluminium container and start churning. The one-litre capacity comes in two colours: green and white-grey.
$99 from Live Kitchen by mayer, #02-25 Great World City, 1 Kim Seng Promenade. Tel: 6838 4079
Tefal Toast N’ Egg TT5500
This time-saving breakfast making machine is a toaster, half-boiled and poached egg steamer and meat warmer all rolled into one. Make thick toast with the wide toaster slots, or muffins, croissants and bagels while you heat up your bacon or ham. Cleaning’s also a breeze with its crumb tray and removable parts.
$69.90 from Courts Megastore, 50 Tampines North Drive 2. Tel: 1800 222 6868
Aztech LollieEgg Roll Maker
Cook eggs on a stick in this automated machine by a home-grown company. You’ll know your vertical omelette is done once the column rises from the chamber. It’s also built for portability (less than 1kg), travel (autopower adjustment control), is easy to clean with a non-stick coating and is safe for children to use with its CoolTouch aluminium body.
$39.90 from Giant Hyper, #01-01 Grand Stand, 200 Turf Club Road. Tel: 6462 2102
Philips Jamie Oliver Blender HR2172
This blender will make even Wolverine envious. Armed with a titanium coated five-star blade, it can pulverise ice, nuts and meat into submission. Other features: a duo speed option and pulse setting, a high quality glass jar and removable blade unit for easy cleaning, and exclusive recipes from the Naked Chef himself.
$128 from BEST Denki, #02-33B/D Great World City, 1 Kim Seng Promenade. Tel: 6732 8122