9 Life Changing Kitchen Gadgets From Taobao Every Foodie Should Have

 

So after watching way too many TASTY videos, daydreaming about owning our own bar (who doesn’t?) and toying with the idea of buying a raclette grill from the interwebs, we turned our hungry eyes to Taobao. What would life be without good food, mi’rite?

Well you won’t believe what we found while dredging the depths of Taobao’s kitchen stores. Think of your favourite kitchen appliance – but on speed.
The Chinese really know where it’s at in the kitchen, these babies work like Swiss Army Knives!

Anyway let’s cut to the chase at get to the good part.

 

Shop 1: 辉胜达电器旗舰店 / Hui Sheng Da Dian Qi Qi Jian Dian
Rating: Under Tmall
Quality: 5.0
Service: 4.9
Responsiveness: 4.9

There are foodies who carefully recreate Julia Child recipes from scratch.

And then there are foodies who just want to get it over and done with so that they can get back to Netflix. Hui Sheng Da Dian Qi Qi Jian Dian is for the latter.

Just check out this breakfast maker that does your eggs and bread to perfection – while you brush your teeth.

 

Shop 1.1

Item: Complete Breakfast Solution for family or working moms
Price: ¥ 288.00 = SGD58

You know you’ve hit the pop-culture peak when even home appliances specific to your country sell like hotcakes. We’re looking at you Korea!
Relive a few moments from Descendants of the Sun with a good ol’ Korean BBQ.

 

Item: Korean Style BBQ Griller
Price: ¥ 298.00 = SGD60

Do not underestimate this hunk of an appliance – because it’s going to deliver unto you the twin joys of grilling AND air-frying.

Just look at the ridiculous number of dishes you can make with this!
IS THAT ROAST BEEF WE SPY? What can this thing NOT do?! *Hyperventilates and clicks buy*

 

Item: Multi-functional Griller + Air Fryer (no smoke)
Price: ¥ 498.00 = SGD100

 

Shop 2. 小熊英百瑞诚专卖店 / Xiao Xiong Ying Bai Rui Cheng Zhuan Mai Dian
Rating: Under Tmall
Quality: 4.9
Service: 4.8
Responsiveness: 4.8

Now that we’ve covered gadgets for lazy cooks, it’s time to dig into the specialised stuff for for foodies who knows exactly what they like at Xiao Xiong Ying Bai Rui Cheng Zhuan Mai Dian.

A mouthful of fresh, steaming bread in the morning is really hard to beat. This machine does all the work for you – and plus point, your inner-Asian will thank you for the Chinese bread options. Mantou to soak up that delicious meat-gravy zhap anyone?

Item: Flour Mixer Machine
Price: ¥ 299.00 = SGD60

Remember those cliched ads from the 90s featuring mums slow-boiling soup?
Ain’t nobody got time for that. Take the tediousness off your hands and fulfil time-honoured Asian stereotypes with this specialised soup brewer. Extra #AsianPoints: Doubles up as a rice cooker and steamer too!
Shop 2.4

Item: Soup Maker/Rice Cooker/Steamer (come with various soup bowls)
Price: ¥ 479.00 = SGD96

Then, for the health conscious, you can even make your own yoghurt. Skip on the pricey Greek yoghurts (that have a ridiculous carbon footprint anyway!) and go nuts on experimenting with your own flavours. Lychee yoghurt anyone?

Shop 2.6Item: Yoghurt Maker
Price: ¥ 99.00 = SGD20

Shop 3. 九阳官方旗舰店 / Jiu Yang Guan Fang Qi Jian Dian
Rating: Under Tmall
Quality: 4.8
Service: 4.8
Responsiveness: 4.8

Jiu Yang Guan Fang Qi Jian Dian is yet another gold-mine for specialty kitchen appliances.

We see endless possibilities for noodle lovers with this noodle maker that basically turns anything into noodles (carrot noods anyone?)

Item: Noodle Maker
Price: ¥ 699.00 = SGD140

Why subject yourself to the rush hour queues at Mr. Bean and Jolly Bean when you can make your own steaming-hot-pot-of-milky-goodness? The machine allows you to brew other beans too. Go wild.

Shop 3.3

Shop 3.4

Item: Soya Milk & Paste Maker
Price: ¥ 479.00 = SGD96

For the serious juicer, juicing is practically an art form. Just ask the top models of the world who practically live on juices just before #fashionweek. Call it a new age form of famine – but WE’RE SOLD. Besides, think of all the cocktail mixes you could make with this baby.

Shop 3.5

Item: Multi-functional Juicer (can mix powder and slicing vegetables & meat as well)
Price: ¥ 399.00 = SGD80

Did our article give you hunger pangs? Dial up deliveroo, put those feet up and start shopping.

P.S. Don’t forget to share your spoils with us on Facebook or Instagram(#TaobaoHacks) so that we can shop vicariously through you.

XOXO
Taobaohacks

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Author: Taobao Hacks

The ultimate guide to shopping at Tao Bao! Not everything on Tao Bao has look like it was made in a sweat shop in China. We curate the best of Tao Bao - from fashionable threads that wouldn't look out of place on the streets of Paris and Milan, furniture that looks like it came out of a Kinfolk magazine, tech products that will please even the geekiest techhead and anything else that you could possibly dream of buying. But prettier.

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