9 Smart Kitchen Gadgets Every Tech Nerd Needs
Here's a handful of high-tech smart kitchen gadgets to make cooking even more satisfying. Find the perfect gift for your favorite geek—even if that's you!
Expert Espresso Machine
Wake up and smell the coffee! This sleek, smart Nespresso machine ($329) has Bluetooth technology that allows ‘spro lovers to create a perfect pick-me-up, place an order for new capsules and even brew remotely.
Connected Kitchen Scale
This ultra-modern Drop kitchen scale ($46) makes measuring ingredients a cinch. The accompanying Drop mobile app comes with hundreds of delicious recipes that are easy to follow. The iPad app tells you what ingredients to add—and can even help you customize recipes on the fly.
WiFi-Enabled Slow Cooker
You can control this WiFi-enabled slow cooker ($60) with the Black+Decker app on your phone. It lets you do all sorts of things remotely, like set or change cook time, monitor what’s cooking and even control the temperature.
Smart Coffee Grinder
Rise and grind! This smart coffee grinder ($200) has all the bells and whistles you need to brew the ultimate cup o’ joe and get out the door. Here’s some music to all coffee geeks’ ears: You can choose from 60 grind settings to achieve the perfect brew.
Smart Wireless Meat Thermometer
Who knew that using a meat thermometer was essential when cooking the perfect steak? This clever wireless meat thermometer ($99) will crown you the official Cookout King or Queen. It monitors your food and helps estimate how long to cook and rest your barbecue masterpieces.
WiFi and Bluetooth Sous Vide
Prepare a flawless meal with the help of this smart sous vide ($159). The temperature-controlled water bath cooks food with precision and the Visual Doneness feature in its app displays exactly how food looks when it cooks.
Smart Tea Infuser
Good news for tea drinkers! The lovely Breville smart tea infuser ($180) knows exactly the right temperature and steep time for any and all varieties of tea. You can even set your preferred flavor strength. So drink on, smart-tea pants.
Smart Ice Cream Maker
I scream, you scream, we all scream for homemade ice cream! Make your own with an ice cream compressor ($430). When your frozen treat is ready to enjoy, it will play a lovely nostalgic tune that remind us of chasing after the ice cream truck.
Digital Air Fryer
Fried chicken? Check. French fries? Check. Doughnut holes? Check. Make the best chewy-on-the-inside, crispy-on-the-outside foods in minutes with this digital air fryer ($88). No greases or oils required!
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