I'm a Food Editor Who Loves to Shop—Here Are the 12 Prime Day Deals You Should Add to Your Cart

From Dutch ovens to air fryers.

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Amazon Prime Day is finally here, and with it comes thousands of impressive markdowns across all of the retailer's categories such as kitchen and dining, home, apparel, and tech. And as a food editor who loves to shop and test hundreds of products on the regular, I'm happy to report that there are so many great discounts that have caught my eye this Prime Day.

From incredible deals on kitchen goods, small appliances, and cookware to massive price drops on luxury vacuums — I just have to share my favorite finds. Some of these items are already in my kitchen, while others are items I've been waiting to add to my cart this year. Scroll through to get the scoop on what to look out for this Prime Day.

Editor-Loved Prime Day Deals:

Henckels Classic 5-Inch Hollow Edge Santoku Knife

HENCKELS Classic Hollow Edge Santoku Knife
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I'm in need of a great quality knife to complete my knife block, and this pick from Henckels is a great option. It has a durable-yet-comfortable handle and sharp curved blade that slices well without grazing your cutting board. You can chop, dice, and slice with ease, and score it for $TK off.

Dyson Ball Animal Upright Vacuum

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A Dyson vacuum is by far one of the best splurge purchases I've ever made. I use it to whip up crumbs, dirt, and fallen food bits in the small cracks of my kitchen floor. Get yours for $29 less.

GE Immersion Blender

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I've been putting off buying a new immersion blender, making Prime Day the perfect opportunity. I have my eye on this model from GE. it's great for stews, salsas, and salad dressings. It has an interchangeable head and powerful motor that can blend in little as 20 seconds. Plus, it makes it easy to puree over the stove without taking up counter space.

Simple Modern 24-Ounce-oz Insulated Tumbler

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If there's one absolute must-buy this Prime Day, it's this Simple Modern Tumbler. I literally can't stop talking about how wonderful it is. For only $23, it keeps your water ice cold for hours, comes in a bunch of fun colors, and keeps you hydrated.

Apple AirPods Pro

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I'm a big proponent of listening to music while I cook, and, admittedly, my 3-year-old AirPods have seen better days. These are only TK right now, making it quite the steal.

All-Clad HA1 Hard Anodized Nonstick 2-Piece Fry Pan Set

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My boyfriend and I use this pan every morning for breakfast at his apartment. It's truly nonstick (my eggs slide right off the pan) and can withstand temperatures up to 500 degrees Fahrenheit. The best part? It takes mere seconds to clean — whether it's dried food bits or goopy sauces

Instant Pot Vortex Air Fryer

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I have the the new version of this air fryer, and it single-handedly turned me from a skeptic to a believer. It's the ultimate time-saver and my secret weapon for whipping up juicy chicken breasts in a pinch for salads, or crisping up frozen veggies without the cleanup. Plus, it has touchscreen buttons, and it heats up super quick. Snag it for only $84, now.

All-Clad Grill Pan

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My mother has several of these grill pans, which she keeps buying time and time again. They have raised ridges that produce beautiful grill marks on chicken breasts, crispy salmon skin, and fresh asparagus — all without stepping outside. Plus, they're made with three nonstick layers for easy cleanup and only cost $42 today.

Mixology Bartender Kit

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I love crafting cocktails at home, and this kit from Mixology comes complete with all of the essentials to be your own bartender. For only TK, you get a double bar jigger, tongs, a strainer, spoon, bottle opener, and a recipe book to get you started. Plus, it makes a great gift.

Nespresso Vertuo Plus Deluxe Coffee

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As someone who used to purchase iced coffee every day, this Nespresso Machine has changed the game. It makes barista-level coffee in mere seconds — all you need to do is pop in your pod of choice, fill the water tank, and press a button. My morning coffee has never been easier. Pair it with a frother and you're golden.

Le Creuset 3.5-Quart Signature Enameled Sauteuse

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I was fortunate to receive a stunning plum-colored Le Creuset Dutch oven for my birthday, and I've been in love with it ever since. It's easy to clean, looks pretty on my stovetop, and can withstand high temperatures with ease. This 3.5-quart option is perfect for rice, side dishes, or pulling together a quick pasta sauce, and is at an unbeatable price for Prime Day.

Zwilling Steak Knife Set

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I'm in the market for a set of steak knives, and Zwilling is one of the best out there. For starters, the brand has been producing top-of-the-line, sturdy stainless steel knives since 1731 that last for years to come, so you know you're in good hands. This particular set features four steak knives with 4.5-inch serrated blades that cut through even the toughest steaks with ease. And right now, you can snag this four-piece set for TK off.

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