There’s no denying that kitchen equipment and furnishings are not cheap. However, it is a necessity, because the kitchen is the most important place in the house, you might even say its heart. It is also the place where you spend a lot of time during the day preparing meals, so it is good to make your work in the kitchen as easy as possible so that it is a pleasure. See what kitchen equipment is not worth saving on.
Storing food is a complicated matter if you don’t have the right equipment for it. Old fridges, unfortunately, often fail to maintain a constant temperature, defrost at unexpected moments, which leads to the growth of many dangerous bacteria, and all this makes food spoil very quickly. To avoid wasting food and money, it’s worth investing in a good quality, modern fridge. Make sure it is large and deep so that you can fit as many items as possible in it, as well as pots and boxes of leftovers, for example. In addition, the no-frost technology will save you a lot of work and mess when cleaning the fridge.
Top chefs always advise to cook on fire, but let’s face it, cooking on an induction cooktop is faster and more convenient, and cleaning it is a piece of cake compared to a gas stove. If you decide to buy an induction or electric cooktop for your kitchen, make sure that it is made of the best materials and that the sensitivity of its buttons does not hinder your cooking. Many cheaper cooktop models lock up from a little moisture, the buttons react to contact with the pot, not your hand, and on top of that the temperature on each level is not constant. Make meal preparation easier and invest in a good cooktop.
It’s time for the last element of the so-called work triangle, the kitchen sink. Sinks are not just for washing dishes, so whether you have a dishwasher or not, invest in a good and large double bowl sink. When choosing it, pay attention mainly to the material it is made of. The formerly popular steel kitchen sinks are giving way to much easier to clean and more durable granite bowls. This material reacts much less with food residues and chemicals used for washing up, thanks to which there is no unpleasant smell in the kitchen and dishwashing liquids do not leave stains and spots
A multifunction food processor
If you’re short on time and don’t like cooking, don’t scrimp on a food processor. Yes, a good appliance of this kind may cost several thousand zlotys, but the amount of time it will save you is priceless. With a food processor you can prepare dinner in minutes, blend soup, and make dough or ice cream for dessert. This is great for large families because you can prepare huge amounts of food in a very short time indeed
The kitchen is a special room in the house where the whole family meets in the morning at breakfast and in the evening at dinner. Besides, it’s where the meals are created, which you later eat together while talking about your day. If you want it to be a source of pleasure and a place where you enjoy spending time, make sure you have the right kitchen equipment. Then cooking dinner will cease to be an unpleasant chore.
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