You don’t need a ton of fancy tools to be a great cook, but adding a smart gadget or two to your arsenal can make cooking way more enjoyable. From Dutch ovens to immersion blenders, we’ve rounded up a list of kitchen must-haves that are sure to make your life easier.

Instant Pot

It’s time to retire your slow cooker—the Instant Pot is a game changer in the kitchen. It’s a pressure cooker, slow cooker, rice cooker, saute pan, yogurt maker, steamer and warmer, all in one. If you’re not quite convinced, check out our list of crazy easy Instant Pot recipes.

Available at, $99.95.

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What kitchen tool can you not live without? Let us know in the Comments below!

—Susie Foresman