Essential Kitchen Tools Utensils for New Kitchen

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It is such a delightful feeling to have your own home or moving into a new place, while most of the time the essential item list to add to your place can be confusing. It takes time and patience, especially when you want to add essential kitchen utensils to the heart of your home; all you can do is sit down, take a pen and paper, write down the important and most necessary ones. Here are some of the essential kitchen tool utensils you should add to your list.

  1. Food preparation tools

There are plenty of different types of tools used for food preparation and they are the most important on this list. Note down these essential tools/utensils for food preparation.

  • Chef’s knife, Paring knife, Bread knife, fruit knife, cake knife
  • Chopping or cutting boards
  • Kitchen shears or scissors
  • Vegetable peeler, slicer and dicer tool, grater
  • Measuring cups and spoons
  • Mixing bowls
  • Strainer
  • Sieve
  • Blender

2. Cooking utensils

A kitchen with a sink and a refrigerator

Next on our list are the kitchen utensils that are used to cook food, they are some must-have items for the kitchen. 

  • Iron Kadai, nonstick frying pans, skillets, pots, pressure cooker
  • Saucepans, deep frying pans
  • Teapot, kettles
  • Baking dish, baking tray
  • Stirring spoons, slotted spoons, spatulas
  • Tongs, masher, whisking spoon
  • Oven gloves, pot holding fabrics

3. Storage items

Storage items are another essential for your kitchen, if you don’t have a storage system then where will you keep the goods? Note down the essential storing items for an organized kitchen.

  • Big containers for grains, glass/plastic containers for food items, small containers for spices and condiments
  • Zipper bags or airtight bags
  • Bottles and bowls
  • Bread bins
  • Tiffins
  • salt and pepper shakers
  • Herb grinder

4. Serving equipments

Done with preparation items and cooking utensils, now we move on to the serving part. In a new kitchen, a charming dining set will always attract your eyes and increase your hunger.

  • Dinner sets, serving plates, bowls, spoons, forks, curry pot
  • Teacup and saucer, coffee mug, water glass, juice glass
  • Serving tray of different sizes
  • Liquor mugs and glasses
  • Cheese plate
  • Cake tray

5. Other equipments

There are a number of equipment that you can add to your beautiful kitchen for many different uses. These include electronics, organizers, etc.

  • Coffee maker, toaster, griller, rice cooker, induction oven, water purifier, steamer
  • Hand blender, food processor, juicer, mixer grinder
  • Mortar-pestle
  • Utensils holder or chimta
  • Fruit basket, vegetable basket
  • Egg tray
  • Fridge containers
  • Cookie cutters, pizza cutter, icing pipe, ice cream scoop
  • Corkscrew, bottle opener
  • Plastic wraps, kitchen foil, baking parchment
  • Oil brush, mixing spatula
  • Cup saucer, coasters
  • Utensil racks, holders


The kitchen tools utensils list can never end, although you should add the items you need for the kitchen. Every kitchen is almost the same but some items can also differ such as those who eat with chopsticks rarely use spoons. Some people like cutting vegetables without any knives and so they include cutting machines that have different cutting methods, you can also add choppers, curved knives, a meat tenderizer, a thermometer, a pasta maker, etc.

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