It's time to spruce up your kitchen! Mega-retailers like Amazon, Walmart and Target have dropped epic early Black Friday sales, so you can start amping up your cooking skills and get a head start on holiday shopping. It pays to snap up the hottest items first, before others do. Kristin McGrath, shopping expert with RetailMeNot, says KitchenAid stand mixers are the products to watch — last year we saw them sell out quickly. Other goodies on our list of the 11 best early Black Friday kitchen gadget deals? A Ninja Foodi indoor grill for $50 off and a No. 1 bestselling Keurig coffee maker marked down to $70. Ready, set, shop!
KitchenAid stand mixers are iconic...but often quite expensive. Amazon to the rescue: The mega-retailer just slashed the price of this beloved appliance that helps you mix, knead, and whip up your favorites. A coated flat beater, a dough hook and a six-wire whip are included, and if you want more attachments, many are on sale ahead of Black Friday as well.
This little guy packs a punch: It’s a pressure cooker, rice cooker, slow cooker, egg cooker, yogurt maker, sauté-er, steamer and food warmer. Some reviewers even use it for baking and sterilizing bottles. The handy gadget can cook one-pot meals that serve up to six people at a time, and it's 70% faster than traditional methods.
This thing takes the guessing game out of when your eggs are ready. Whether you’re into hard-boiled, soft-boiled, poached, scrambled or omelettes, the Dash Egg Cooker can make your breakfast dreams happen. All you need to do is place your eggs on the tray, add the specified amount of water, then set your preference and the timer. Once your eggs are ready, a buzzer will let you know and the cooker will shut off automatically.
Tea lovers need this in their lives! The top-rated appliance boils up to 1.7-liters of water in just a few minutes. It's clear, so you can see it working; measurement markings on the side let you know exactly how much water you're adding. We love that it automatically shuts off as soon as it's done boiling.
This Amazon bestseller is incredibly simple to use: Just add water, pop in a K-Cup pod, press 'brew' and you’ll get a delicious cup of coffee in just a few minutes. A removable drip tray catches spills and an auto-shutoff feature (it turns on 90 seconds after your last use) helps save energy. On sale in black, red, pink, green, light blue and silver.
This virtually smokeless indoor grill will give you the flavor you crave without forcing you outside in the cold. And...surprise! It's also an air fryer, roaster, baker and dehydrater. Basically, you can cook all your favorite meals with one handy appliance! Included: a grill grate, a 4-quart crisper basket, a 6-quart cooking pot, a cleaning brush and a recipe book.
Double your oven space with this countertop cutie that moonlights as a toaster. Use the LED display to choose from 10 cooking functions and cook up to six slices of bread at a time. You'll also get an oven rack, a 12-by-12-inch baking pan, a 12-by-12-inch broiling rack and 13-inch non-stick pizza pan.
Take breakfast, lunch and dinner to the next level with this countertop griddle that makes light work of pancakes, bacon, burgers, hot dogs, steaks and more. The cooking surface is a roomy 200 square inches, so you can tackle various things at once. A removable drip tray catches excess grease and fat for easy cleanup.
An amazing deal at just $25, this handy appliance has a BPA-free jar and lid that are both dishwasher-safe. Choose from 10 different speed settings as you chop, puree, blend, and crush foods quickly and efficiently.
If you’ve been looking for an excuse to invest in an air fryer, today’s your lucky day! This popular Ninja model is on sale for just $70. In addition to cutting down cook times, it'll help you whip up yummy fried foods without the oily mess and added fat. The digital control panel has multiple preset options so it couldn't be easier to use.
This little machine effortlessly cranks out eight-inch Belgian waffles in mere minutes. Along with non-stick plates that make cleanup easy, the gadget also has adjustable temperature controls that let you customize the crispiness of your waffles — important!
Changes to workplace laws and the introduction of multi-employer bargaining have cleared their last major hurdle and are set to become law by Christmas.The Senate passed the new laws on Thursday with the support of the Greens and independent senator David Pocock and are set to be ticked off by the government-controlled lower house.
A Tasmanian police officer who took his own life was worried about being judged if he sought help for his mental health, his former partner has told an inquest.The death of Constable Robert Darke in 2019 is one of four police officer suicides being examined at an inquest which is investigating Tasmania Police policies and procedures.
Bomb disposal experts have defused a letter bomb at the US embassy in Madrid, the sixth such device sent to high-profile targets in a wave that prompted Spain to step up security and vow not to be deterred from supporting Ukraine.The campaign began with a package sent to Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez on November 24, spurring Madrid to tighten security around public buildings.
A man who fatally dropped a six-month-old baby on its head could have been an NRL star before he started taking the drug ice, his stepfather has told a NSW court.George Cox says his stepson Jie Smith had been a quiet, promising young footballer in Gunnedah before moving to Newcastle to try out for the Knights.
Taking Sydney's $5 billion second harbour tunnel underground will deliver economic and environmental benefits, the NSW government says.The decision to burrow the Western Harbour Tunnel under the sea floor, rather than dropping the tunnel onto it, was revealed on Thursday.
Special forces groups want the government to direct Australia's defence chief to hold off on stripping the nation's elite troops of their medals until Afghanistan war crimes allegations are proven.In a joint statement on Thursday, the Australian Special Air Services Association, Commando Association and the RSL said no one should face action until the legal proceedings are complete, citing the right of the accused to the presumption of innocence.
As France searched for a late equaliser, the players on Tunisia's bench were watching another World Cup match on TV hoping for a goal.Neither came, giving Tunisia a momentous 1-0 win over defending champions France that still was not enough to prevent the North African team from being eliminated.
Doctors have sounded the alarm on "heartbreaking" rates of Indigenous kids dying by suicide and being thrown behind bars.The latest Closing the Gap report on bridging Indigenous disadvantage shows several targets are on track but adult incarceration rates, death by suicide and children in out-of-home care are getting worse.
One of 10 men charged over a bikie gang defector's murder has faced court for a string of other offences.On remand after Shane Bowden's 2020 shooting death, Fidel Gunes on Thursday received a jail term in Brisbane District Court for a total of 18 charges.
A Victorian police officer who shot dead a man in Melbourne's north has been referred to prosecutors for criminal charges.State Coroner John Cain found Constable Emmanuel Andrew's decision to fire a third and fatal shot at Gabriel Messo on July 16, 2020, was "gravely concerning".