Some of our favorites started with recommendations from friends.Whether they’re swearing they have to clean, or to make dinner prep less taxing, we rely on people in the know to give us the scoop real work. Now, imagine that you have access to the opinions of tens of thousands of friends from all walks of life – if so many people support something, it can’t be a piece of crap. No need to join any new social media groups; instead, trust the opinions of countless Amazon reviewers. They know how to tell the difference between the fancy stuff and the great stuff. They are a group of insightful people whose knowledge you can use to your advantage. Scroll down to see our favorite Amazon’s most popular finds.
For the popcorn lover in your life (if it’s you, congratulations!), it’s also cute that this genius gadget lets you pop and serve corn kernels in the same container. It’s a great gift – nearly 40,000 5-star fans would agree.
“My wife bought me this as a gift and I have to admit I’m grateful but skeptical about the outcome,” shared one rave reviewer. “To my delight, the result is crispy, fresh popcorn. I really appreciate the built-in butter pan, which allows you to butter the popcorn as it pops. It’s the easiest I’ve ever used Popcorn popcorn, works best.”
Cooking for one person? Or how about shopping for someone interested? This hot pot lets you heat soup, boil eggs or make noodles with the touch of a button. Nearly 2,000 shoppers love this gadget.
“This hot pot is amazing!” 5-star fan with rave reviews. “I bought it to cook in my dorm. Now I can make soups and noodles quickly and easily. It’s better than my previous electric stove because it boils water faster and doesn’t set off a fire alarm.”
If you’re hosting Thanksgiving this year, you’re going to need a good fat separator to make your gravy. 4,000 5-star fans already have their treats making their holiday meal magical.
“This divider has saved me so much time, I can’t believe it,” gushed one holiday entertainer. “With the liquid release at the bottom, I don’t have to worry about any fat or nasty nuggets creeping back. Or pouring it perfectly into containers, holding greasy lids/strainers, etc. I was surprised to find out that it was How easy to clean, it breaks down into two parts so you know all parts are cleaned and sanitized. This definitely saved my Thanksgiving.
Professional organizers will tell you that the key to a happy pantry is to replace those ugly cardboard boxes and polypropylene with clear containers so you know what you have. This set of seven, complete with reusable labels, does just that—plus their easy-lock lids ensure maximum freshness. Over 18,000 five-star reviewers rated them perfect.
This happy commenter got it: “Great organizer brings some peace to your mess, not just for food! My pantry finally looks organized. The container is durable and seals well .. ….I recommend these all-purpose containers to anyone who wants to bring some peace to their mess, whether it’s food, crafts, or anything you need to store safely.”
For small spaces or those who just want to keep things tidy, this silicone filter is a dream. Not only does it clip onto just about every pan in the kitchen to easily strain pasta or wash produce, it folds up so it’s small enough to fit in a cutlery drawer. Over 21,000 Amazon shoppers give it a perfect five-star rating.
“This works great for draining beef fat from my large 12-inch skillet,” shares one happy cook. “No leaks like I feared. It poured perfectly into a small cup. I also used it to drain hot water from boiling noodles during the same dinner! It was a lifesaver! I can’t wait to use it again !”
Need help keeping your kitchen sink tidy? How about reducing waste? This gadget does both.
“I love this,” gushed one ravely reviewer. “It looks great on the counter and I use less dish soap. Just a few pushes and it’s done. Easy to fill and clean. I love that it has a place for the water from the sponge to drain into the holder.”
Whether you’re a neat freak or you just don’t like folding shirts, this great board can make laundry day less of a headache.
Guys, I can’t tell you how much I don’t like folding clothes,” one 5-star fan wrote. “I can’t express to you how much I don’t want to write reviews on Amazon either, but that’s the way it is. I took this thing out like cash and flipped it over like a $2 bill you’ve never seen before. I do the laundry in six minutes at most. flat. I threw everything in, towels. shirt. Pants. My grandmother’s bathrobe. My grandfather’s ashes. Just let it smoke like it’s burning. “
Make your earbuds sparkle with a new gadget to keep your inner tidy. It features three different brush heads – brush, sponge and metal – for all your cleaning needs. Over 10,000 five-star fans are already listening to music with a whole new level of clarity.
“My AirPods are a nuisance, I can’t lie,” shared one rave reviewer. “I priced a professional cleaner at $25. For less than half, this tool does the job, and I can easily put it in my handbag or car for touch-ups.”
This battery pack is about the size of a lipstick, but it can charge your iPhone super fast. Grab one today, put it in your purse and never endure the “one percent panic” again.
“As soon as I saw the packaging I knew I would be happy with this charger and I was right!” wrote one of more than 12,000 five-star fans. “It got me in ‘hello’, you might say! Besides fast charging ✅ Its compact size ✅ Its streamlined look ✅ One of my favorite details is the integrated protective cover, which protects the charging module from subject to dust and other “
It’s such a simple product, but it makes driving so much easier. It’s specifically designed to hang on the back of your car seat headrest to handle everything from dry cleaning to groceries – and more than 24,000 rave reviews have it as part of a commuter kit.
“It’s especially handy when I get takeout, and they gave me a bag with a handle,” said one five-star fan, who called it a “handy gadget.” “I can hang the bag on one of the hooks without worrying about food spilling. I try to remember to keep a few plastic grocery bags in the car in case food doesn’t fit in the bag with the handle. I can’t say enough about the sturdiness of the hooks , because I didn’t do anything heavy with them.”
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The reviews cited above reflect the most recent version at the time of publication.