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It's Black Friday weekend, the prime opportunity to save big on holiday gifts, home essentials, kitchen must-haves, and more. Expect to find deals on everything from small kitchen gadgets to large culinary appliances, and everything in between.
Read on to find out what to shop for today.
Breville Joule Sous Vide
Normally $250, Now $200
The entire Simply Recipes team is big fans of using our sous vide machines for impressive dinners, but more importantly, it's amazing for food prep. And of those machines, our Editor in Chief Emma Christensen absolutely loves her very portable Breville Joule.
Instant Pot Duo Plus 6-Quart 9-in-1 Electric Pressure Cooker
Normally $120, Now $60
This countertop appliance made pressure cookers cool again, and is very easy to use. You'll be able to braise short ribs, cook up stews, and make delicious slow-cooked recipes without needing another device. If you're looking to upgrade from an older IP, the new 6-quart Instant Pot Pro is marked down to $80 from $120.
$60 is the lowest price we've seen.
Klee 42-Piece Deluxe Nylon Kitchen Assortment
Normally $43, Now $40
Whether it’s for a student’s first apartment, or it’s simply time to replace all the cobbled together kitchen tools you’ve accumulated over the years, this comprehensive collection of spatulas, graters, mixers, measuring cups and more (available in red or black), will bring a kitchen together and ready for cooking. (Note: this is a 72-hour flash sale)
Le Creuset Heritage Stoneware Baker Set
Normally $67, Now $50
Known for its Dutch oven cookware, these baking dishes offer an excellent intro to the Le Creuset way of baking. Easy to clean and offering a 10-year warranty, they’ll suit anyone for years to come.
Vitamix A3500 Ascent Series Smart Blender
Normally $700, Now $525
While a 20 percent discount on this appliance might not seem huge, Vitamixes rarely have deep discounts unless used or refurbished. They hold their value for years to come, and this size allows you to blend big batches of soup in one go.
Shun Kaji Master Utility Knife
Normally $390, Now $200
This premier Japanese knife maker is beloved by chefs and home cooks alike. A master utility knife is the perfect starter knife for a home cook who is beginning their collection, and we love this one for its 65-layer blade and 6.5-inch length.
Related: The Best Japanese Knives
Kitchenaid Cordless 5 Cup Empire Red Food Chopper
Normally $100, Now $70
With two variable speeds and the ability to chop up to 40 onions on a single charge, this small food processor makes food prep a breeze. Plus, it takes up hardly any counter space.
$70 is the lowest price we've seen for this item.
Nespresso De'Longhi Inissia Single-Serve Espresso Machine in Black
Normally $149, Now $130 at Amazon
It takes less than 30 seconds for the water in this 1-cup espresso maker to fully heat, and it can make up to 9 single cups before a refill is needed. Espresso martini, anyone?
$132 is the lowest price we've seen.
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Staub Mini Cast Iron Fry Pan
Normally $100, Now $80
Available in 5 bold colors, this pan makes cast iron seem fashionable. For those intimidated by the process of seasoning pans, you’ll be happy to know this one doesn’t require it.
Related: The Best Cast Iron Skillets
Le Creuset Toughened Nonstick PRO Fry Pan Set w/ Pan Protectors
Normally $199, Now $170
Perfect for whipping up eggs, seared proteins, sauces, and more—this Le Creuset pan set is a quality pick to add to your cooking arsenal. It features a nonstick build that heats quickly, is super easy to clean, and prevents food from sticking.
KitchenAid KSMMGA Metal Food Grinder Attachment
Normally $100, Now $70
One of the best parts of having a KitchenAid stand mixer is all of the available attachments. This stainless steel add-on attaches to the power hub and includes fine, medium, and coarse grinding plates and two sausage stuffer tubes, as well as an amply-sized food tray, to process more ingredients in a flash. The attachment and tools can be stored in their own convenient case.
Related: The Best KitchenAid Attachments
Whirlpool WMH31017HS Over-the-Range Microwave with Electronic Touch Controls
Normally $349, Now $218 at Home Depot
With 1000 watts of power, the Whirlpool Over-The-Range Microwave With Electronic Touch Controls cooks any meal quickly and thoroughly. It even has a generously sized 12-inch turntable to fit in those larger dinner plates. In addition to all its features, there is also a charcoal filter to help remove those pesky cooking odors.
Related: The Best Over-the-Range Microwaves
Anova Culinary Sous Vide Precision Cooker Nano
Normally $129, Now $99
The Anova Nova is a small and portable immersion-style sous vide machine with a number of technological upgrades that make it easy to use, even for beginners. The adjustable clamp can fit on pots and containers of differing widths, and the built-in controls can also be activated from a smartphone app. With nearly flawless accuracy, you'll get consistent results every time you use it.
Related: The Best Sous Vide Cookers
Weber Spirit II E-310 3-Burner Propane Gas Grill
Normally $519, Now $489
The Weber Spirit II E-310 boasts what Weber calls a GS4 Grilling System, made of four components to make grilling as easy and enjoyable as possible. Porcelain-enameled grates sit above 3 stainless-steel burners that can get up to 30,000 BTUs per hour. The grill comes with 424 square inches of primary cooking space, with a 105-square-inch warming rack.
Related: The Best Weber Grills
Misen Roasting Pan
Normally $135, Now $102
If you're after crispy roasted veggies, perfectly cooked fish, or achieving the best baked goods at home, then this roasting pan from Misen is for you. It has two trusty handles for easy gripping, and the rectangular design ensures everything cooks evenly. Right now, use code GRAVYTRAIN25 and get 25 percent off your order.
KitchenAid Artisan Series 5-Quart Tilt-Head Stand Mixer
Get the iconic KitchenAid tilt-head 5-quart stand mixer for one of the lowest prices of the year. The 325-watt motor can beat up to 9 dozen cookies at once, the stainless steel bowl locks into the base and is incredibly easy to use, and our Commerce Editor Siobhan Wallace can attest that one of these beauties will last you for decades (hers is almost 20 years old!). This mixer comes with a flat beater, a dough hook, a wire whip, and a pouring shield.
Cuisinart MCP-12N Multiclad Pro Stainless Steel 12-Piece Cookware Set
Normally $300, Now $250
This set includes all the essentials and utilizes Cuisinart's Heat Surround Technology, which promotes even heat distribution throughout the pan, from the bottom up to its sides. The nonreactive stainless-steel interior promotes efficient searing and the stay-cool stainless-steel handles are riveted on to create a seamless, classic look. The best part? These work on all cooktops, including induction.
KitchenAid KHM512 5-Speed Hand Mixer
Normally $55, Now $40
This high-speed hand mixer is a quick and convenient way to whip up cookie dough, meringues, and sauces. Flex Edge beaters provide extra surface area for more thorough mixing, and a range of speeds make it ideal for everything from blending dry ingredients to creating the stiffest peaks.
When is Black Friday 2021?
Black Friday is today, November 26, 2021. Many sales continue until Cyber Monday, which is November 29 this year.
When do Black Friday sales start?
Online sales generally begin at midnight (12:00 AM EST) on Friday, November 26. but many retailers provided early discounts this year. If you prefer to shop in person, you'll have to wait for the store to open on Friday or Saturday during the holiday weekend.
What stores offer the best Black Friday deals?
Expect to find Black Friday deals from nearly every major retailer out there. While many released their sales early this year, companies like Amazon, Wayfair, and Walmart will have more deals throughout the weekend. Bookmark this page and check back for more sales.
What should I look out for this year?
Whether your kitchen shopping needs are large or small, there's a Black Friday deal with your name on it. And although Black Friday is still a ways away, we've rounded up our favorite kitchen products to help you score big this year.