Friday, November 13, 2015
Tip # 3 - Essential Thanksgiving Tools
-medium saucepan( 2 or more)
-baking dishes(for sides)
-large mixing bowls
-large spoons for mixing
-meat thermometer(more accurate than the pop up button)
-measuring cups(liquid and dry)
-colander(to drain your potatoes)
-oven mitts or dish towels
Many people get caught up in buying all of the gadgets in the holiday catalogs, and if you enjoy doing that, then feel free. The items listed above should be sufficient, but if you really want to go all out, then here are a few more that may be helpful.
-food processor(works fast, but a knife works well too)
-mandoline(for slicing vegetables)
However you decide to equip your kitchen, your prep will be easier if you stick with the essentials. Be sure to have them where you can find them too, no need to spend two hours searching for your whisk when it is time to make the gravy! Happy Thanksgiving!