A Curated Collection of Equipment

Homemade Baby and Toddler Food Has Never Been Easier (or Tastier)
Published: March 2019
Homemade Baby and Toddler Food Has Never Been Easier (or Tastier)
Whether you're introducing your child to solid foods or looking to engage kids i…
Cook Unparalleled Pasta with These Gadgets
Published: March 2019
Cook Unparalleled Pasta with These Gadgets
Who needs takeout from an Italian restaurant? Now you can make the perfect pasta…
Must-Have Tools for Mastering Vegetables
Published: March 2019
Must-Have Tools for Mastering Vegetables
Here in the test kitchen, we’re always looking for new and inspiring ways to eat…
Everything You Need to Cook Meat Right
Published: February 2019
Everything You Need to Cook Meat Right
What’s the best way to grill a skirt steak? Roast a rack of lamb? Butcher a chuc…
Essential Equipment for Better Braising
Published: February 2019
Essential Equipment for Better Braising
Braising is hard to beat. It guarantees ultratender roasts, deeply flavorful sau…
Get the Most From Your Air Fryer with These Tools
Published: February 2019
Get the Most From Your Air Fryer with These Tools
Frying with air? It sounds too good to be true, but we were quickly won over by …
Create Impressive Desserts with This Gear
Published: February 2019
Create Impressive Desserts with This Gear
If you love chocolate as much as we do, then you’ll be happy to know that you ca…
Top-Rated Tools for Weeknight Cooking
Published: January 2019
Top-Rated Tools for Weeknight Cooking
Preparing a delicious and easy dinner during the week can be a challenge. We’re …
Perfect Pizza is Guaranteed with this Gear
Published: January 2019
Perfect Pizza is Guaranteed with this Gear
Daunted by the idea of making pizza at home? With our cooking school instructor’…
 Super Tools and Superfood to Start the New Year Right
Published: January 2019
Super Tools and Superfood to Start the New Year Right
We’ve picked some of our favorite kitchen tools that make it easy to prepare fla…
Our Tasting & Testings Editors' Favorite Equipment Reviews of 2018
Published: January 2019
Our Tasting & Testings Editors' Favorite Equipment Reviews of 2018
What’s the best glass water bottle? Are Yeti coolers worth their hefty price? In…
Stocking Stuffers Under $25 for Cooks of All Ages
Published: December 2018
Stocking Stuffers Under $25 for Cooks of All Ages
Fill your family’s stockings this Christmas with a little help from America’s Te…
Impress Your Guests with This Secret Weapon: Sauce
Published: December 2018
Impress Your Guests with This Secret Weapon: Sauce
There’s a wide world of sauces out there—zesty chutneys, bright vinaigrettes, bo…
Lisa's Holiday Shopping Guide
Published: November 2018
Lisa's Holiday Shopping Guide
As an executive editor of our tastings and testings team and an America’s Test K…
Our Favorite Bakeware for All Your Holiday Desserts
Published: November 2018
Our Favorite Bakeware for All Your Holiday Desserts
Whether you and your family love cookies, cakes, pies, or all of the above, dess…
10 Luxe Gifts for the Cook Who Has Everything
Published: November 2018
10 Luxe Gifts for the Cook Who Has Everything
Although we love a bargain, sometimes we want to go all out on a holiday gift. W…
Everything You Need for a Flawless Thanksgiving Turkey
Published: November 2018
Everything You Need for a Flawless Thanksgiving Turkey
What’s the secret to a Thanksgiving turkey with perfectly crispy skin and moist …
Make Your Dutch Oven Your Kitchen MVP
Published: November 2018
Make Your Dutch Oven Your Kitchen MVP
Dutch ovens can do it all. They go from the stovetop to the oven—and they’re oft…
Baking Tools to be Grateful For
Published: November 2018
Baking Tools to be Grateful For
The holidays are almost here, and we’re busy baking some of our favorite pies an…
25 of Our Editors Pick Their Top Tools
Published: October 2018
25 of Our Editors Pick Their Top Tools
Cook’s Illustrated is celebrating its 25th anniversary! We’re marking the occasi…
Sharpen Your Kitchen Skills with the Best Knives
Published: October 2018
Sharpen Your Kitchen Skills with the Best Knives
Knives are some of the most important tools in your kitchen. With so many option…
Welcome to the Kitchen, Kids!
Published: October 2018
Welcome to the Kitchen, Kids!
Do you know a budding young chef? Here's the equipment that will help them perfe…
Sous Vide Perfection Guaranteed with This Gear
Published: October 2018
Sous Vide Perfection Guaranteed with This Gear
Sous vide cooking is a game-changing technique. It involves cooking food (tightl…
11 Egg Essentials
Published: October 2018
11 Egg Essentials
No matter what kind of eggs you prefer, these tools will help you perfect them.
Essential Tools for One-Pot Success
Published: October 2018
Essential Tools for One-Pot Success
Find the right tools to make simple, delicious dinners that don't require you to…
Brew the Perfect Coffee at Home
Published: October 2018
Brew the Perfect Coffee at Home
Whether you like French press, drip machines, cold brew, or espresso, we can all…
Simplified Storage Solutions
Published: October 2018
Simplified Storage Solutions
Fancy gadgets and sharp knives get all the glory, but storage containers are the…
10 Everyday Kitchen Luxuries Under $40
Published: October 2018
10 Everyday Kitchen Luxuries Under $40
Luxury doesn’t have to equal a high price tag. Browse our favorite tools and mak…
Cooking Healthy Food Is Easy with These Tools
Published: October 2018
Cooking Healthy Food Is Easy with These Tools
Prepare delicious, healthy meals with a selection of tools that multi-task easil…
Our Guide to Roasting Everything
Published: October 2018
Our Guide to Roasting Everything
Roasting is one of the simplest and best ways to cook many of our favorite foods…
Everything You Need When Cooking for Two
Published: October 2018
Everything You Need When Cooking for Two
If you’re cooking for two, you shouldn’t have to rely on recipes—or equipment—en…