“Ok, Google, preheat my oven to 350 degrees,” you said to your Android smart phone while still driving home from the grocery store with the ingredients for tonight’s dinner. With all your appliances connected to your phone, life can get a whole lot easier. From Wi-Fi enabled coffee makers to precision cookers that cook your food perfectly every time, there is a smart device for everything. These high-tech gadgets will enhance your kitchen experience and add convenience to your daily cooking regimen. Here is our team’s break-down of the 5 best smart appliances of 2019:
Waking up in the morning is definitely made easier with this customizable, temperature control coffee maker. You can control everything from the temperature of your coffee to the pre-soak time right from an app on your phone. In fact, all you need is Amazon Alexa to make a cup of morning coffee from your voice.
The quick start brewing feature – whether it be from the app or from your voice – definitely makes mornings a lot easier and more convenient. Although you can’t schedule your brewing out, you can start the process remotely before you even leave your bed.
Dirt and germs can spread easily in the kitchen—especially by grabbing the faucet’s handle to turn it on. Delta’s Touch2o Technology helps keep your faucet clean, even when your hands are not. A simple touch on the spout or the handle with your wrist or arm activates the water at the temperature where your handle is set.
Whether your hands are full or are messy beyond belief, the Delta Touch Technology faucet can wipe them clean. Washing a mess off your hands should never involve making a mess of your faucet.
Samsung’s smart fridge has it all with its Family Hub feature, which helps you manage your home and your life. With the Food Management feature, you can use your voice to add items to your shopping list, assign expiration notifications and nutritional information to your foods, and see inside from anywhere with its three built-in cameras.
You can even connect you and your family’s calendars for all activities and events. Its touch screen capabilities make it easy to schedule things out and personalize information. With this smart fridge, you’ll never forget an item while grocery shopping and never miss an event.
Sous Vide is a cooking technique used by many chefs around the world. It involves placing food in a plastic pouch or glass jar and cooking it in a water bath at a regulated temperature for a long period of time. The Anova Precision Cooker can regulate this temperature for you to provide optimal taste-bud pleasing results.
With this precision cooker, you can cook from anywhere, monitor the status of your food and come home to the best meal ever that is cooked to perfection. With its built in Wi-Fi and connected app, you can spend less time cooking and more time eating with family and friends in your home kitchen.
From the backlit LED control knobs to the hidden hood assist system, this smart grill by Lynx is sure to be the center of attention during your backyard BBQ. Its integrated technology and quick connectivity allows you to enjoy your time with your guests and family while grilling up delicious bites.
All you have to do is download its compatible app and you can control and monitor temperature, customize and save your recipes, and slow cook your way to excellence. It even has temperature sensors to measure the heat output at the cooking surface to ensure your foods are cooked to perfection.
The use of these products in your home kitchen will enhance your cooking experience. Technology has helped make cooking easier and more connected – in more ways than one. Not only can you connect your devices, but you can make better connections with your friends and family in your kitchen while you let the gadgets do the hard work.