We're hoping the Vortex Plus will get a second generation or rerelease, as this model from the maker of the Instant Pot doesn't feel ready for prime time.
Skip this machine if want to save money -- or just prefer the taste of homemade roti.
The Philips Airfryer XXL cooks in big batches but costs too much considering its flaws.
Stick with older Instant Pot models that are cheaper and cook food faster.
The wee Panasonic FlashXpress Toaster Oven is endearingly quirky and almost surprisingly good at what it does. For a midrange price, you’ll get the functionality of a much more expensive model.
The Instant Pot Ace is a useful and affordable appliance to add to your countertop.
Beneath all the health hype, you'll find a competent blender that gets caught in the middle between the best single-serve smoothie makers and the best full-size multitaskers.
The June Intelligent Oven would make a fun and useful addition to your kitchen, especially as the company continues to update the oven's software.
This is a powerful and effective single-serve blender that won't cost a fortune, just don't expect it to go too far beyond the line of duty.
If you're looking for a blender that can replace a lot of your small appliances without breaking the bank, you can't go wrong with the reasonably priced Ninja Ultima.
The Paragon is a handy multitasker that can do much more than just sous vide, which makes this product a useful addition to the kitchen.
Consider investing in this trusty, solid and clever toaster oven if you plan to use yours for serious cooking and as long as you're not turned off by a $249 price tag.
If you want a high-end blender that can multitask for you, the Breville may be worth the cost. If you're looking for a basic blender, there are solid options out there for less money.
Black & Decker breaks new ground with its first toaster oven that also air-fries food.
Skip this air fryer and give a hard side-eye to this entire product category. Your money would be better spent on a toaster oven.
For simple, travel-size smoothie making, look to the affordable Hamilton Beach Stay or Go Blender, but you'll have to spend more for hard-core food processing.
Packing the benefits of pressure cooking into a countertop oven is a pretty clever idea. Chef Puck's oven isn't perfect, and at $249 it isn't for everyone, but crafty home cooks will nonetheless appreciate its performance.
The pricey KitchenAid Pro Series blender has lots of power to mince, chop and mix food, but for best results, you'll have to make regular use of its tamper.