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92 Multi-Purpose Kitchen Tools

From All-in-One Cooking Utensils to Multifunctional BBQ Tools

— March 6, 2013 — Unique
The best way to save time and money when it comes to cooking supplies is to go for some of the many multi-purpose kitchen tools on the market.

Hybrid tools are helpful for saving storage and cupboard space, and make it easy for the cook to move from one dish to the next without having to switch utensils as often, saving on time and cleanup. Multifunctional kitchen sets allow users to accomplish several tasks at once, making it easier to be more productive and to remember all the things that need to be done to create a delicious meal for lots of guests.

Many of these multi-purpose kitchen tools are more affordable to buy than getting the implements separately, yet they look much cooler and more modern than regular cooking utensils.
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Knife-Wielding Bots
Knife-Wielding Bots
The CIROS Salad Bot is Designed to Help Make Simple DIshes
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91
Dual Functioning Kitchen Scales
Dual Functioning Kitchen Scales
This Super Kitchen Scale Allows You to Multitask
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90
Multifunctional BBQ Tools
Multifunctional BBQ Tools
The Quirky Stake is Three Utensils in One
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89
Hybrid Microwave Projectors
Hybrid Microwave Projectors
Proinjector Lets You Preview Food from a Safer Distance
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88
Assassin Grilling Tools
Assassin Grilling Tools
The Ninja BBQ Set Makes You the Conquering Master of Your Grill
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87
Undercover Latch Strainers
Undercover Latch Strainers
The Farberware Trap Door Colander Makes Meal Time That Much Easier
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86
Love-Inducing Kitchen Equipement
Love-Inducing Kitchen Equipement
Smart Design Creates a Fantastic Series of Kitchen Tools
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85
Cooking Helper Handles
Cooking Helper Handles
The Smart Handle is a Cooking Device That Keeps One Safe and Clean
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84
Augmented Reality Cooking
Augmented Reality Cooking
This 3D Pan Stimulator Will Help You Create Perfect Meals Every Time
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83
Dutiful Barbeque Clamps
Dutiful Barbeque Clamps
The Vegetable Grill Clips Let You Enjoy Healthy Side Dishes
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82
Blade-Integrated Tins
Blade-Integrated Tins
The Easy Slicer Cuts Down on Necessary Implements For Cooking Ham
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81
Resourceful Culinary Receptacles
Resourceful Culinary Receptacles
The Joki Cooking Device Makes Efficient Use of Input Energy
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80
Self-Cooking Stove Pots
Self-Cooking Stove Pots
The Gorenje 'IQcook' Relieves the Stress Involved with Preparing a Meal
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79
Handyman Grilling Gear
Handyman Grilling Gear
These BBQ Tools Would Be a Perfect Father's Day Gift
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78
Aromatic Breakfast Alarms
Aromatic Breakfast Alarms
The Wake 'n Bacon Brings the Intoxicating Smell of Pork to the Room
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77
Pot Lid Timers
Pot Lid Timers
Time Me Integrates Cooking Alarms Right Onto Cookware
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76
Swiss Army Scoopers
Swiss Army Scoopers
Gamago Swiss Measuring Spoons Are the Baker's Equivalent Pocket Knife
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75
Saucepan-Clinging Spoons
Saucepan-Clinging Spoons
Utensils by Wen-Yo Lu Have a Clean Design for Less Countertop Mess
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74
Dextrous Serving Dishes
Dextrous Serving Dishes
The Ventu Strainer Bowl is a Colander and a Crock
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73
Slicing Flatbread Spatulas
Slicing Flatbread Spatulas
Pizza Scissors Make Serving Your Supper Supreme
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72
Self-Resting Cooking Tools
Self-Resting Cooking Tools
These Smart Cooking Tools Prove They are Comrades in the Kitchen
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71
Kitchen Utensil Wood Seating
Kitchen Utensil Wood Seating
The Mortarpestool is Inspired by the Way Food is Prepared
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70
Multipurpose Grill Utensils
Multipurpose Grill Utensils
The Stake 3-in-1 BBQ Tool Boasts a Spatula, Fork and Tongs
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69
Computerized Kitchen-Cutting Slates
Computerized Kitchen-Cutting Slates
The Jaewan Jeong 'Almighty Board' is a Heavy-Duty Helper
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68
Fencing-Like Grill Utensils
Fencing-Like Grill Utensils
The Heat Shield Barbecue Tools Protect Knuckles from Burns
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67
Hot Hardware Accessories
Hot Hardware Accessories
Jennifer Rabatel Designs Chic Tool-Inspired Pieces for the Home
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66
Music-Lovin' Kitchen Flippers
Music-Lovin' Kitchen Flippers
The Flipper Guitar Spatula is a Rocking BBQ Utensil
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65
Shifting Kitchen Tools
Shifting Kitchen Tools
The Clever Spoon Slips and Slides in Measuring Ingredients
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64
Hi-Tech Transmitting Pestles
Hi-Tech Transmitting Pestles
The Ping Pong Kitchen Assistant Lets You Leave the Room While Cooking
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63
Compact Cartable Cookers
Compact Cartable Cookers
The Portable Kitchen by Mervv Allows Cooking On-the-Go
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62
Standing Swinging Utensils
Standing Swinging Utensils
These Swinging Tongs Eliminate the Hassle of Messy Countertops
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61
Expandable Cooking Containers
Expandable Cooking Containers
The Flexible Chef^4 Caters to Any Style of Food Preparation
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60
Carbon-Tracking Cookers
Carbon-Tracking Cookers
The Eco Cook Lets You Donate Your Unused Carbon Credits
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59
Grease-Guzzling Grill Brushes
Grease-Guzzling Grill Brushes
The Olio Barbecue Brush Dispenses Delicious Lubrication
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58
Heavy Metal BBQ Utensils
Heavy Metal BBQ Utensils
BBQ Rockin' Fork Salutes Grillmasters with a Rebel Attitude
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57
Compartmented Cooking Vessels
Compartmented Cooking Vessels
The Gold Pan by Modik Estudio Accommodates Two Dishes
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56
Bowl-Hybrid Cutting Boards
Bowl-Hybrid Cutting Boards
The Tootsie Chopping Board is also a Convenient Bowl
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55
Suspended Utensil Storage
Suspended Utensil Storage
The Kitchen Icicle Keeps Countertops Clear and Implements Accessible
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54
Smart Assistive Stovetops
Smart Assistive Stovetops
The Cookaware Cooktop is the Ideal Appliance for Absent-Minded Chefs
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53
Perfect Timing Snack Machines
Perfect Timing Snack Machines
The Snack Master Toaster from UNOLD Is a One-Stop Gadget
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52
Odor-Dispelling Cookware
Odor-Dispelling Cookware
The 'Eliminate Smoke Wok' Will Clear the Air After a Delicious Meal
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51
Contemporary Cooking Pincers
Contemporary Cooking Pincers
The Kitchen Tweezers Re-Imagines the Classic Tongs
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50
Modular Spatula Systems
Modular Spatula Systems
Click 'n Cook Minimizes Some of Your Kitchenware Mess
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49
Discreet Liquor-Distilling Dishes
Discreet Liquor-Distilling Dishes
Make Alcohol at Home with the Prohibition Kit by Morackini
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48
Smokeless Stove Utensils
Smokeless Stove Utensils
Purifi Pan by Hong Ying Guo Takes the Bad Air Straight off the Pan
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47
Cutting-Edge Kitchen Gauges
Cutting-Edge Kitchen Gauges
The Okka Sensitive Scale Set Assists the Scrupulous Cook
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46
Multi-Purpose Faucet Stations
Multi-Purpose Faucet Stations
The Tim Odom Ideal Kitchen is a Remarkably Efficient Design
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45
Bluetooth Heat Plates
Bluetooth Heat Plates
Tommi Moilanen Designs a Mobile Induction Food Warmer
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44
Multifunctional Relief Radiators
Multifunctional Relief Radiators
Stove by Kazuaki Hibino Improves Survivors' Health and Happiness
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43
Switchblade Kitchen Utensils
Switchblade Kitchen Utensils
The Schweizer Messerblock Swiss Knife Block is Culinarily Equipped
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42
Multitasking Culinary Utensils
Multitasking Culinary Utensils
Omega Pizza Tool Grates and Cuts to Streamline the Serving Process
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41
Gadget-Charging Stoves
Gadget-Charging Stoves
The BioLite Camping Stove Can Burn Almost Anything
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40
Lazy Susan Stovetops
Lazy Susan Stovetops
The Electrolux Spacepan Serves Up Portable Food Prep at the Dinner Table
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39
Animated Implement Collections
Animated Implement Collections
The Koziol Meeting Point Set is a Spatula Social Circle
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38
Time-Saving Kitchen Utensils
Time-Saving Kitchen Utensils
The Chopstir Minimizes Prep Time By Merging Kitchen Tasks
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37
Multimedia Meal Makers
Multimedia Meal Makers
Julienne by Florent Corlay Illuminates and Interprets the Food Prep Process
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36
Stuffed Sandwich Slicers
Stuffed Sandwich Slicers
Panini Spatula Makes Cutting and Serving Grilled Sandwiches Fun and Easy
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35
Futuristic Film Stoves
Futuristic Film Stoves
The Omnia Cooking Concept Seems Inspired by 'TRON: Legacy'
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34
Modular Cooking Tools
Modular Cooking Tools
Take It by Enrico Azzimonti Works Together to Perform Multiple Tasks
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33
Diverse Disk-Like BBQS
Diverse Disk-Like BBQS
The Blacktop 360 Grill-Fryer is a Four-in-One Wonder
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32
Mobile Cooking Coils
Mobile Cooking Coils
This Portable Electric Stove by Dada6 Really Was Designed to Be Carried
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31
Simplistic Combo Kitchen Aids
Simplistic Combo Kitchen Aids
The Hobbyhorse is a Mobile Workspace for Cramped Cooking Quarters
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30
Epic Cooking Tools
Epic Cooking Tools
The Epic Meal Time Cooking Arsenal is Badass Branding
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29
Multimedia Countertop Lamps
Multimedia Countertop Lamps
The Electrolux Ice System Can Scan Your Food for Interactive Cooking
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28
Cooktop-Integrated Tables
Cooktop-Integrated Tables
The Alno Cooking Tables Bring Every Phase of Dinner into One Object
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Choppable Tablet Holders
Choppable Tablet Holders
The Cutting Board with iPad Stand Keeps Your Gadget in Sight
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All-in-One Cooking Utensils
All-in-One Cooking Utensils
The Chopula Stainless Steel Spatula Combines Two Utensils into One
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Computing Stovetops
Computing Stovetops
The Electrolux Mobile Kitchen Lets You Cook and Web Surf at the Same Time
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24
Scooping Blade Accessories
Scooping Blade Accessories
The Pour-Smart Knife Attachment Makes it Easy to Pick Up Diced Veggies
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23
Folded Form Kitchenettes
Folded Form Kitchenettes
The Origami-Mi Kitchen is a Crafty Stand-Alone Space
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Condensed Chef Spaces
Condensed Chef Spaces
The V Kitchen from Andreas Vardas is Designed for Maximum Efficiency
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21
Multifunctional Army Tools
Multifunctional Army Tools
A Chinese Military Shovel Performs More Than 20 Hardcore Tasks
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Taste-Testing Spoons
Taste-Testing Spoons
The Electrolux Ingresure
 Examines the Balance of Flavors in Your Recip
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19
Tactile Cooking Utensils
Tactile Cooking Utensils
Sento Cookware Provides Safe and Easy Kitchen Supplies for the Blind
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18
Multifaceted Culinary Aids
Multifaceted Culinary Aids
The Roll & Mix Kitchen Roller Has Three Functions in One
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17
Compact Cooking Kits
Compact Cooking Kits
The 'Two Any One' Product Covers Kitchen Bases
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Interactive Cooking Contraptions
Interactive Cooking Contraptions
The Gravity Food Preparation System Encourages Play
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15
Multifunctional Culinary Podiums
Multifunctional Culinary Podiums
Sebastian Popa's Micro Trims the Fat from the Traditional Kitchen
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14
Tech-Savvy Kitchen Utensils
Tech-Savvy Kitchen Utensils
The Digital Spoon Scale Measures Up Big-Time
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13
Circular Cooking Stations
Circular Cooking Stations
The Soria Kitchen Packs an Entire Kitchen into a Sleek Silver Island
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12
Portable Stovetop Substitutes
Portable Stovetop Substitutes
The Bento Steamer is a Lunchbox with Cooking Capabilities
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11
Cutting Board Basins
Cutting Board Basins
The BLANCORONIS Kitchen Sink Blends Seamlessly into the Counter Top
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10
Compact Culinary Appliances
Compact Culinary Appliances
The VIA Modular Cooking Unit Makes Any Meal on Your Countertop
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9
Ultra-Capable Kettles
Ultra-Capable Kettles
The Vesta Hot Pot Bowl Boils, Bakes and Serves from the Same Vessel
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8
Multipurpose Mixing Bowls
Multipurpose Mixing Bowls
The 'SmartMix' Makes Baking Faster and Easier
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7
Collapsible Camping Stoves
Collapsible Camping Stoves
The PopUpGrill by Fish Design Makes Al Fresco Cooking Convenient
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6
Compact Culinary Workspaces
Compact Culinary Workspaces
The Kitchoo K1 is a Pint-Sized Cooking Station
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5
Clever Cutting Board Organizers
Clever Cutting Board Organizers
The Mocubo by Quirky Brings Order to the Chaos of Cooking
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4
Concealable Kitchen Appliances
Concealable Kitchen Appliances
The Monocomplex Rectangle Kettle is Space-Sensitive
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3
Transforming Kitchen Utensils
Transforming Kitchen Utensils
Click ‘N Cook Modular Spatula System Has Interchangeable Heads
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2
Hi-Tech Communicating Kitchens
Hi-Tech Communicating Kitchens
Vestel Assist Streamlines All Activities that Revolve Around Food
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All-in-One Cooking Implements
All-in-One Cooking Implements
The Dreamfarm Supoon Performs Three Tasks for a Streamlined Kitchen
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