And while these gadgets certainly do make a difference in the kitchen (and are arguably quite fun), there are other, more pressing products that you may ultimately rely on and use more regularly. If it’s these you’re after, Amazon boasts a slew of essential tools, appliances, knives, and cookware that will fundamentally alter the way you cook.
Keep reading for 25 best-selling kitchen products on Amazon that every home cook should call their own—everything is $25 or less.
Checkered Chef Cooling Racks for Baking
These stainless steel cooling racks are the perfect size for letting hot brownies rest. They’re small enough to insert into a sheet pan—to bake chicken wings or broil fish—and are designed with small crosswire spacing, so nothing falls through the cracks.
“I should have bought these years ago,” one five-star reviewer says. “It’s amazing how often these racks get used around our kitchen. The great thing about them is that they’re two small racks instead of one large one, which increases their versatility from cookies and muffins to fried chicken.”
To buy: $12 (originally $20); amazon.com
Amazon Basics Silicone Nonstick Food-Safe Baking Mat
There’s no need to waste parchment paper when you can pull out a