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Top 10 Kitchen Gadgets 2014

Must-Haves for the Home Cook

A “masticating style” juicer, the Omega J8006 squeezes fruit instead of grinding it

The Best Kitchen Items

Outfitting a kitchen can be a daunting process, especially if starting from scratch (if you’re still using the ragtag collection of pans you relied on in college, we’re talking to you). In order to make life a little easier, GAYOT has assembled a list of kitchen gadgets every home cook should have in their repertoire. Ranging from a dependable wine opener to a high-quality juicer, these items will make your kitchen a much more functional place. Coming home and cooking after a long day is hard, but you'll be more inclined to unleash your inner Martha Stewart with the right equipment.

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The Black & Decker FP1600B, one of GAYOT's Top 5 Food Processors

Top 5 Food Processors
Whether you're cooking a five-course meal or just making your morning smoothie, the food processors on this list have what it takes to get the job done.

Top 5 Espresso Machines

Whether you're an experienced barista or an espresso-making novice, GAYOT has selected the best machines for brewing at home.
The Mr. Coffee ECMP50, one of GAYOT's Top 5 Espresso Machines


Need a caffeine fix? From sixteen-ounce cans to energy shots, guarana to ginkgo biloba, here are five of GAYOT's favorite energy drinks.

From Alice Waters to Julia Child to James Beard, the classic cookbooks on GAYOT's list have shaped our culinary landscape.