As the days feel longer and the weather feels warmer, the last thing anyone wants to do is sit inside after returning home. If you have a family to tend to and you don’t know how to spend that time outdoors, then you’ve come to the right page. Your friends at Blue Kangaroo have put together eight unique, outdoor-friendly cooking gadgets to make cooking seem less of a chore on these sunny, spring days. Brush up on your cooking skills with these easy-to-use cooking appliances. Whether you’re a beginner or an advanced cook, there’s a kitchen gadget here for you!
1) Quesadilla Grill Basket – Williams-Sonoma: $19.95
Grill quesadillas on your outdoor grill without compromising the rich taste of cheese and meat.
2) Large Non-Stick Roaster – Crate and Barrel: $69.95
Cook poultry, meat, fish, or vegetables to perfection in this non-stick roaster.
3) Imusa Granite Molcajete- Target: $20.99
Among the world’s oldest culinary tools, the molcajete (mortar) and tejolete (pestle) are carved from granite. In addition to being a great prep tool, the molcajete makes an impressive serving dish for guacamole and other festive sauces.
4) Stainless Steel Vegetable Basket – BBQGUYS: $19.99
Grab some olive oil, salt, and pepper and enjoy grilling vegetables outside with this veggie basket. Create a healthy dish without compromising on taste!
5) Ninja 3-in-1 Cooking System – Dillard’s: $129.99
This Ninja features digital temperature controls from 250-425 degrees with a 6hr timer, a built-in stove top with simmer, saute, and sear settings, and a programmable slow cook function with low, high, and buffet warm settings. Making a meal has never been so convenient!
6) PizzaQue Portable Outdoor Pizza Oven – Brookstone: $299.99
Who doesn’t love pizza? Now you can bake your own wherever you go with this portable outdoor pizza oven. PizzaQue preheats to 700º F in 10 minutes and cook a crisp pizza in 5 minutes!
7) 3 Piece Pizza Grilling Set – Sears: $37.99
Looking for a more affordable pizza grilling product? This may be the perfect alternative!
8) Traditional Nonstick Steel Grill Cookware Set- On Sale at Williams-Sonoma for $99.99
This three-piece set lets you cook all kinds of foods directly on the grill, from sandwiches and stir-fries to roast chicken with vegetables. The set includes a nonstick grill fry pan, nonstick grill griddle and nonstick grill roaster.
Like what you see? Check out our Spring Cooking board for more cooking gadgets and ideas on outdoor cooking!