Where to Get Editor-Loved Knives, Dutch Ovens, and Stand Mixers on Sale Today

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Always Pan, KitchenAid Mixer, Chef's Knife, Boos Block
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As curious cooks, Food & Wine editors, writers, and recipe testers enjoy experimenting with both the latest kitchen gadgets and classic tools, alike. From hefty Dutch ovens for baking and braising to high-tech air fryers that transform food into crispy, golden bites in the blink of an eye, what we use to make meals offers just as much joy as the dish itself.

But that doesn't mean we don't have favorites. Whether it's a personal blender for daily smoothies, a nonstick skillet that delivers on a promise to replace eight pieces of cookware, or a cutting board that's both sturdy and stylish, some gear gets extra special love in our kitchen.

And there's no better time to stock up on these Food & Wine-approved tools than Cyber Monday. Starting today, retailers like Amazon, Macy's, and Sur La Table have slashed prices on our top picks. What's more, many of our favorite direct-to-consumer brands, including Our Place and Made In, are holding their biggest sales of the year. No matter if you're upgrading a worn-out appliance or looking for a thoughtful holiday gift, today's sales are an opportunity to save hundreds of dollars.

We dug through the thousands of deals to find the best discounts on some of our top-rated kitchenware. Check them out below, as well as why we can't stop raving about them.

J.A. Henckels International Classic 8-inch Chef's Knife

ZWILLING Classic 8-inch Professional Chef Knife
Courtesy of Amazon

When we tested a lineup of 14 top-rated chef's knives over two weeks, one of the toughest we found was the J.A. Henckels International Classic 8-inch Chef's Knife. It's well-balanced, sharp, and durable, making it a great tool for both beginners and professionals.

To buy: $51 (originally $109) at amazon.com

John Boos Maple Cutting Board

John Boos Maple Wood 20" x 14" Reversible Edge Grain Cutting Board
Courtesy of Macy's

For a solid foundation, John Boos boards are a safe bet. This reversible block is made from maple and can double as a serving platter. Condition it regularly to help it last for generations.

To buy: $79 (originally $132) at macys.com

Our Place Always Pan

ceramic pan
Courtesy of Our Place

It was practically love at first sight with the Always Pan. The clever cookware is not only gorgeous but also works as a frying pan, sauté pan, steamer, skillet, saucier, and saucepan. Plus, it comes with a beechwood spatula that nests neatly into the handle as a spoon rest.

To buy: $99 (originally $145) at fromourplace.com

Coravin Timeless Three+ Wine Preservation System

Coravin Timeless Three+ Wine Preservation System
Courtesy of Sur La Table

Wine collectors favor Coravin's system because its patented design serves wine without opening the bottle, keeping prized pours fresh for up to two years. It's typically an investment, but right now you can save $50 on the innovative gadget.

To buy: $150 (originally $200) at surlatable.com

NutriBullet 600W Personal Blender

nutribullet 600 Watt Blender
Courtesy of nutribullet

Already an excellent blend of price and performance, the Nutribullet 600W personal blender is just $60 for Cyber Monday. Use it to crush ice for cocktails, whip up dips, and break down fruits for smoothies.

To buy: $60 with code GRAVY (originally $80) at nutribullet.com

Lodge 6-Quart Enameled Dutch Oven

Lodge Enameled Dutch Oven
Courtesy of Amazon

Lodge is a leader in cast iron cookware, and its 6-quart enameled Dutch oven is no exception. The vessel can handle temperatures up to 500 degrees Fahrenheit, so you can use it to simmer or fry foods on the stovetop or braise, bake, and roast in the oven.

To buy: $80 (originally $115) at amazon.com

Ninja Foodi XL 8-Quart Pressure Cooker Steam Fryer with SmartLid

Ninja OL601 Foodi XL 8 Qt. Pressure Cooker Steam Fryer
Courtesy of Amazon

Our pick for the most versatile air fryer, Ninja's new Foodi XL Pressure Cooker and Steam Fryer, is $230—the lowest price it's ever been. It features an innovative lid that switches between pressure cooking, air frying, and the brand's signature SteamCrisp cooking with just a simple slider.

To buy: $230 (originally $320) at amazon.com

KitchenAid Artisan Series 5-Quart Tilt-Head Stand Mixer

KitchenAid Artisan Series 5 Quart Tilt-Head Stand Mixer
Courtesy of KitchenAid

After the baking bonanza of 2020, finding a KitchenAid stand mixer in stock—much less on sale—has been a challenge. Luckily, today you can save up to $80 on the classic 5-quart appliance.

To buy: $350 (originally $429) at kitchenaid.com

Made In the Bakeware Set

Made In Baking Dish Set
Courtesy of Made In

Speaking of baking, this porcelain set from chef-loved Made In is ideal for cozy comfort foods like cheesy lasagna, fork-tender roasts, or buttery rolls. It is 30% off in the brand's biggest sale of the year.

To buy: $149 (originally $217) at madeincookware.com

Caraway Cookware Set

Cookware Set
Courtesy of Caraway

Our editors were impressed with Caraway's lightweight Dutch oven that features a wide lid handle and tons of gorgeous colors. Right now, you can get $100 off the brand's entire nonstick cookware set, which also comes with a fry pan, sauce pan, and sauté pan.

To buy: $395 (originally $495) at carawayhome.com

Mercer Culinary Genesis 6-Piece Forged Knife Block Set

Mercer Culinary Genesis 6-Piece Forged Knife Block Set
Courtesy of Amazon

Mercer's German-forged blades are ​​the knives many culinary schools recommend to incoming students. This 6-piece set includes everything a home cook needs, including an 8-inch chef's knife, bread knife, and 3 ½-inch utility knife, all inside a stylish tempered glass knife block.

To buy: $155 (originally $225) at amazon.com

Zojirushi Micom Rice Cooker and Warmer

Zojirushi NS-TSC10 5-1/2-Cup Micom Rice Cooker and Warmer
Courtesy of Amazon

For perfectly prepared grains and the happiest jingles around, we love Zojirushi's rice cookers over any other brand. This model automatically adjusts the time and temperature so your rice always comes out fluffy.

To buy: $151 (originally $192) at amazon.com

Oxo Brew 8-Cup Coffee Maker

OXO Brew 8 Cup Coffee Maker
Courtesy of Amazon

This sleek stainless steel maker provides gold-certified brews at the press of a button and a game-changing twist: single-serve coffee brewed directly in your mug. If you're thinking of upgrading your home coffee bar, this is a great pick.

To buy: $140 (originally $178) at amazon.com

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