19 Fruit Gadgets You Need Now and Forever
Prepping fresh fruit has never been easier.
While it can be tempting to pay too much for the pre-sliced fruit at the grocery store – maybe don’t. Not only is it overpriced, it’s not the freshest. That said, prepping, slicing and coring fruit can be a total pain. Luckily, there are lots of gadgets that will make fruit prep so much easier. We’ve rounded up some of our favorites below.
Get rid of those pesky strawberry stems and hulls with this convenient little tool. It’s super safe and easy to use — especially compared to a knife. It’s also dishwasher safe, and brightly colored so that it’s easy to spot in your drawer!
You know that feeling when you go to a party and see all of the perfectly sliced fruit and wonder how long that took the host? Well, it turns out if they have this little tool, not too long. It’s super durable and could be used for strawberries, kiwis and even boiled eggs or mushrooms.
If you’ve been using a regular knife to cut into a watermelon, this tool will absolutely blow your mind. It makes it so easy to get the entire melon out from within the rind. Not only does it make the process much easier, it eliminates the mess and makes for easy cleanup.
While pre-sliced pineapple may be good, there’s seriously no better way to eat it than freshly cored and sliced. Not only does this press perfectly core the fruit, it pulls out the entire thing in perfect rings. It also lays flat for easy storage when you’re done with it.
If you constantly find yourself wasting lemons, limes and even avocados, you definitely need to invest in this citrus saver. The rubber topper gently closes over the fruit and keeps it fresh, all while taking up minimal space. Obviously, it’s a Food Network Kitchen favorite.
If you’re still peeling delicate fruits and hefty veggies with a knife, you simply have to drop everything and invest in this right now. Not only does it make prep so much faster, but definitely so much safer. It’s also the favorite of the Food Network Kitchen.
If you need a perfectly sliced banana for a fruit salad, to use as a topping or even just to enjoy in perfectly bite-sized portions – this is the tool for you. It’s also a great tool to use with littles so that they can participate in the kitchen. Don’t worry, it’s completely dishwasher safe.