14 quirky kitchen gadgets you didn't know you needed

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Our Fall Food Awards is your guide to the best products on the market. Bloggers from our Lifestyle Collective test and review top kitchen essentials for the season -- and we give you the scoop on their favorites!

Following a recipe and sticking to the ingredients can sometimes become monotonous. Whether you are a kitchen novice or an expert, it's important to keep cooking fun -- and these quirky kitchen gadgets do just that! These finds aren't only fun, but are super useful!

Click through the slideshow below to find out our favorite quirky kitchen gadgets!

Quirky kitchen gadgets you're gonna need
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Quirky kitchen gadgets you're gonna need

Bear Paws by Bear Paw Products

These are perfect for pulling pork,shredding chicken, lifting turkey, tossing salads and more. Also BPA free and heat resistant so you don't have to worry them melting!


Silicone Garlic Peeler by Joseph Joseph

Hate peeling garlic? This handy garlic peeling roll is the solution, the simple, silicone design peels garlic with quickly and easily by simply rolling the cloves inside.


Fred Funny Side Up Owl Egg Mold

Start your day, sunny side up with this adorable owl egg mold. All you have to do is crack two eggs into the rings and let your breakfast transform.


Self-Tapping Sieve

Perfect for multi-tasking bakers, the unique design of the sieve makes sifting quick and easy. Best of all, you only need one hand to use it!


Dreamfarm Levoons

Levoons look like regular measuring spoons until you squeeze their handles to make a scraper swipe across to push off the excess giving you an accurate level measure.


Kitchen IQ Grate Ginger Tool

This tool can peel, grate, slice and extract juice. It easily cuts through the root while also creating thin slices. This tool is a great gadget to have and has the added plus of easy clean up!


Casabella Guac-Lock

Made from shatterproof, odor proof and stain-resistant plastic this gadget locks in freshness to prevent browning and keeps your guacamole fresh! 


Urban Trend halo Pizza Well

Cutting through any pizza you've got, this pizza wheel is designed to be palm-held for single-handed cutting. The ring serves both a blade guard and storage ability! 


Urban Trend Reverso Plus Measuring Cups and Spoons

This two-cup measuring cup features easy-to-read design to see measured amounts from almost any angle! The parts are easy to detach and snap into place for easy storage as well.


Urban Trend Orbit Herb Chopper

The herb chopper cuts all fresh herbs with ease. It can be held with one hand or two handed for leveraged cutting. It is also easy to clean and folds flat for storage. 


Urban Trend Mashed Potato Ricer

Makes ricing and mashing potatoes over twice as easy than other products. The ricer is dishwasher safe and has a removable perforated stainless steel basket for easy cleaning.


Fred Funny Side Up Skull Egg Mold

Upgrade your eggs with this skull egg mold. Just place the mold in your frying pan, crack two eggs into the mold and make your breakfast into art!


Obsessive Chef Cutting Board

This cutting board is the perfect tool for all the OCD chefs out there. With exact measurements and detail, this board is the best way to get your exact amount of ingredients. 


Dreamfarm Levups

Levups are measuring cups perfect for both dry and liquid ingredients . Each measuring cup is marked with cup, ounce and millilitre lines for liquids. The set is made up of four cups that can easily be snapped apart for easy access. 


Check out the Food Awards Page over the next few weeks for the rest of our product reviews and rankings!

While our judges are busy picking their favorite nominee in the quirky kitchen gadgets category, we want to know which are your must-haves in the poll below! Don't see your favorite? Let us know the quirky kitchen gadget you can't live without in the comments below!

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