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Part 1 of 3: How to Make Cooking Easier | Essential Kitchen Tools

Cooking can be an incredibly rewarding experience, but it can also be a bit overwhelming, especially if you're new to the kitchen. That's why having the right tools on hand is essential for making your cooking journey as smooth and stress-free as possible. Here are some essential kitchen tools that every home cook should have:

1: Chef's Knife 

A high-quality chef's knife is one of the most important tools in any kitchen. It will make chopping, slicing, and dicing a breeze and will make your cooking experience more enjoyable. Invest in a knife that feels comfortable in your hand and has a sharp blade that can easily cut through different foods.

2: Cutting Board 

A sturdy cutting board is another essential tool that you'll use on a daily basis. Look for a board that is large enough to comfortably chop ingredients and is easy to clean.

3: Mixing Bowls

Mixing bowls are incredibly versatile and can be used for everything from mixing ingredients to serving dishes. Invest in a set of mixing bowls in different sizes so that you have one for every occasion.

4: Measuring Cups and Spoons 

Precise measurements are crucial for baking and cooking, so make sure to have a set of measuring cups and spoons on hand. Look for ones that are easy to read and are dishwasher safe.

5: Cooking Utensils 

A set of cooking utensils, such as spatulas, ladles, and tongs, are essential for stirring, flipping, and serving food. Look for ones that are heat resistant and dishwasher safe.

6: Pots and Pans 

A good set of pots and pans will make your cooking experience more enjoyable. Look for ones that are durable and can be used on a variety of cooking surfaces.

7: Kitchen Scale 

A kitchen scale is another important tool for precise measurements. It can be used for everything from measuring ingredients for baking to portion control.

8: Can Opener 

While not the most glamorous tool, a can opener is a must-have in any kitchen. Look for one that is easy to use and can handle different sizes of cans.

By having these essential tools on hand, you'll be well-equipped to tackle any recipe that comes your way.

Stay tuned for Part 2 of 3: How to Make Cooking Easier | Meal Planning Tips, and Part 3 of 3: How to Make Cooking Easier | Time-Saving Techniques, where we'll introduce you to some amazing eco-friendly kitchen products from Two Pillars that will make your cooking experience even better!

And don't forget to check out Two Pillars' incredible products, including the Duo Cover®, ZipBag®, Swedish Dishcloth, and UniLid®. They're perfect for anyone looking to make their kitchen more eco-friendly and efficient.

  1. Duo Cover® 
  2. ZipBag® 
  3. Swedish Dishcloth
  4. UniLid® 
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