7 Kitchen Tools That Make Eating Veggies So Much More Fun
Go heavy on the veggies
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Progressive Prepworks Collapsible Salad Spinner
For anyone who's ever resisted getting a spinner because it's a space hog: This 3-quart BPA-free version collapses for storage and doubles as a colander. And you can serve greens in the bowl.
Tawashi Vegetable Brush
Forget vegetable washesall you need is this quirky brush with eco- friendly bristles. Now you can leave the peels on toughies like potatoesand keep all that fiber.
Kuhn Rikon Original Swiss Peeler
Besides removing peels, use this to create flat noodles out of zucchini and other vegetables. Works for lefties, too.
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Oxo Serrated Peeler
Stainless-steel serrated blades make quick work of peeling soft items like peaches and tomatoesmuch faster and easier than blanching in boiling water.
Innovee Home Lemon Squeezer
Get out every last drop of juice with this heavy-duty number. The large bowl accommodates many citrus sizes, and since it's stainless steel, it won't rust, or peel like enamel squeezers can.
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Microplane Classic Zester/Grater
Originally created as a woodworking tool, this kitchen favorite grates citrus fruits extra smoothly thanks to lots of closely spaced little holes. It also works well on garlic, ginger, hard cheeses and chocolate.