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Things you Need In your Kitchen Checklist

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Things you Need in Your Kitchen

You Really Should Have...
 
  • blender
  • dish rack
  • manual can opener
  • microwave
  • toaser oven/toaster
  • timer
  • coffeemaker

 

Preparing/Cooking

 

  • cheese grater
  • chopping board (wood is better)
  • cookie sheet
  • colander
  • garlic press
  • kitchen shears
  • knives (6-in chef's knife, 4-in pantry knife, 8-in knife, serrated bread knife)
  • measuring spoons
  • meat tenderizer
  • glass measuring cup
  • measuring cups (small measuring cup)
  • microwave-safe dish
  • mixing bowls (1.3 and 5 quart)
  • muffin pan
  • pastry brush
  • pots and pans (small and large saucepan, large stockpot, large roasting pan, 9X9 inch baking pan, cast iron skillet)
  • rubber spatula
  • stirring spoons-one metal and one wood
  • slotted spoon
  • tongs
  • vegetable peeler
  • wire whisk

Serving
 
  • bottle opener
  • corkscrew
  • salad tongs
  • serving fork and spoon
  • 2 large bowls, ideally with lids
  • 2 small bowls
  • large tray
  • soup ladle
  • salt and pepper mill

 

Storing

  • wine stoppers
  • plastic wrap, wax paper, aluminum foil, plastic storage bags
  • assorted plastic storage containers (go with one brand)

Extra Credit to Have Around
 
  • kitchen scale
  • vegetable brush
  • lemon zester
  • citrus reamer or hand juicer
  • meat thermometer

 

Extra Extra!

  • crock pot
  • cheese dish/spreader
  • coaster set
  • fondue set
  • shot glasses
  • ice cube trays
  • beer mugs
  • plastic cups
  • water bottles (around 10)
  • pie pan
  • large and small caserole dishes
  • to go cups
  • coffee mugs
  • wine glasses
  • silverware

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