13 small kitchen appliances, got rid of some, and were left questioning a few others. Did we make the right choices? Here's where things stand three months later… ddukbaegi pot to cook rice and it turns out better. Best of all, the kitchen is now less cluttered and easier to keep clean. convection toaster oven, seltzer water maker, juicer. We feel we made the right decisions for the way we cook and eat. A juicer and SodaStream might not be necessary tools for some, but we use them frequently. This project also brought our attention to the fact that we weren't taking full advantage of our KitchenAid attachments — we've been making lots of pasta since! Aeropress and a hand grinder. And thanks to reader comments, we realized we could replace the hand mixer with a more versatile immersion blender. (Any recommendations?)
Take a look around your kitchen – which small appliance could you give up? And which one is an absolute necessity?