15 More Insanely Specific Kitchen Gadgets

By Leslie Horn on at

You'd think you could do most things in the kitchen with a knife and a good mixing bowl. Apparently not, according to the spate of highly specific single-purpose kitchen gadgets that exist. We showed you a few last month, but it turns out there are so many more horrors that we missed.

Here's another look into the beating heart of culinary insanity; some of which are even available here in Blighty.


15 More Insanely Specific Kitchen Gadgets

Apparently some people are above cutting hot dogs with their own hands. Enter the dog dicerImage credit: Amazon


15 More Insanely Specific Kitchen Gadgets

These hard boiled egg molds will turn your ovum into super creepy edible animals heads. Yum! Image credit: Amazon


15 More Insanely Specific Kitchen Gadgets

Speaking of eggs, why boil a pot of water when you can drop serious cash on an EGG COOKER? Image credit: Amazon


15 More Insanely Specific Kitchen Gadgets

Or hey, if hard boiled's not your thing, here's an incredibly disturbing egg cracker. Image credit: Amazon


15 More Insanely Specific Kitchen Gadgets

Oh, right. The Nana Saver is for when you just can't finish that entire banana and want to have a slightly less fresh but still okay-to-eat banana for later. Image credit: Amazon


15 More Insanely Specific Kitchen Gadgets

Remember, that's just for nanas. For cucumbers you're going to need this cucumber saver. Totally different animal. Image credit: Amazon


15 More Insanely Specific Kitchen Gadgets

Where to start with the pomegranate deseeder? How many times a year do you eat pomegranate? How does it even work? Why? Image credit: Amazon


15 More Insanely Specific Kitchen Gadgets

A dedicated slicer is the only way to get illogically perfect segments of apple. Image credit: Amazon


15 More Insanely Specific Kitchen Gadgets

Because stacking three ingredients is far too complicated for your average chef, here's a s'mores maker. Not for use over open flame! Image credit: Amazon


15 More Insanely Specific Kitchen Gadgets

Buy this Ebelskiver pan only if you plan to make stuffed Swedish pancakes on the regular. Or even know what they are. Image credit: Amazon


15 More Insanely Specific Kitchen Gadgets

Not technically for cooking, but once your fork starts twirling itself, all bets are off.Image credit: Amazon


15 More Insanely Specific Kitchen Gadgets

You were born with hands but they're too heat-sensitive to handle hot toast on their own. So toast tongs exist. Image credit: Amazon


15 More Insanely Specific Kitchen Gadgets

Oh, and panini tongs, if you're extra fancy. Image credit: Amazon


15 More Insanely Specific Kitchen Gadgets

We really have bigger things to discuss if you need a plastic contraption to get an orange peeled. Image credit: Amazon


15 More Insanely Specific Kitchen Gadgets

This is a brush for mushrooms. Not potatoes. Not carrots. Not any other kind of vegetable. Just mushrooms. Image credit: Amazon