With a Thanksgiving menu in mind, you are almost ready to begin cooking your decadent meal. However, you won’t get very far without the proper equipment! If you are cooking a turkey, you have to first decide upon your method (don’t worry, we’ll show you a few of them!). Once that is chosen, you can figure out what type of tools you need. For instance, roasting a turkey will not be successful if you don’t have the appropriately sized roasting pan, and you must know the difference between some of the styles out there.
For those attempting to deep-fry the turkey, you absolutely need a quality fryer to attain that crispy skin and tender inside. And to make sure everything is coming along smoothly, you need a few assistant tools (like a meat thermometer), so you know exactly where dinner stands throughout the cooking process. These seemingly simple investments can make a huge difference in the success of your dinner, so be sure to stock up before the big day arrives! Here are some tips for buying your first Thanksgiving tools:
Know What You're Making
Plan your meals ahead so you do not find yourself without the necessary tools.
Seriously, even Amazon reviews of products are worth a once-over so you can get an idea of what is a good investment and what is a gimmick gadget
Test Them Out
Try to test out your tools before the big day on a scaled-down platform so you know how to use them when the holiday arrives!