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If you’re a food lover without a millionaire’s bank accountlike most of usthen you’ve surely spent time dreaming about having top of the line cooking equipment. Maybe you’ve found yourself drooling over the multiple ovens and industrial kitchens “Top Chef” contestants get to enjoy. Or turned green with envy when you saw an HGTV kitchen renovation with the kitchen island and fancy appliances you’ve been lusting after.

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The good news is, though, even if you don’t get to enjoy the spoils of reality TV living, you can level up in the kitchenfor less than 50 bucks. Here are the best KitchenAid items you can buy with a Ulysses S. Grant bill.

KitchenAid 5-Speed Ultra Power Hand Mixer, $45.99 on Amazon

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It’s time to put down the whisk. Whip ingredients in a flash and save your energy for actually eating the pancakes or cookies you’re planning on serving up.See It

KitchenAid Prep Bowls with Lids, 4 for $11.00 on Amazon

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Make your Sunday food prep instantly prettier with these bowls. Store ingredients you’ll need throughout the week in these stackable containers instead of ones repurposed from takeout orders.See It

KitchenAid Deluxe Comfort Anti-Fatigue Mat, $44.60 on Amazon

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Spend a lot of time standing while chopping? This mat takes a massive amount of pressure off your joints so you can whip up your go-to fajita recipe and feel no pain after. Your knees and back will thank you.See It

KitchenAid Food Chopper, $17.99 on Amazon

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Keep bits of veggies from flying all over your kitchen by slicing with this food chopper. The design makes cutting up harder foods like nuts a breeze, too.See It

KitchenAid Soap Dispensing Sink Brush, $13.39 on Amazon

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The worst part of cooking is always the cleanup. So we’re all for cutting down on unnecessary steps when washing dishes. With this soap dispensing brush in hand, you can slash the minutes you spend scrubbing pots and pans and spend more time savoring every bite of the delicious dinner you made instead.See It

KitchenAid Gourmet Stainless Steel Electronic Scale, $48.75 on Amazon

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Take the guesswork out of cooking. This easy to clean and compact scale makes it easy to measure ingredients, and even automatically subtracts the weight of a container or bowl.See It

KitchenAid Hand Blender, $49.99 on Amazon

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Creamy soups and filling smoothies are in your future in 2019. This hand tool makes blending everything from guacamole to baby food no sweat.See It

KitchenAid Streamline Ceramic Casserole, $34.31 on Amazon

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The days of showing up at the neighborhood potluck with sad looking aluminum foil containers are over. This bakeware is perfect for throwing in the oven and serving your soon-to-be-world-famous mac and cheese right out of itwhile basking in praise at the same time.See It

KitchenAid 3 Piece Classic Forged Series Starter Brushed Cutlery Set, $39.99 on Amazon

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Slice and dice your way through any recipe with this trio of knives. The set includes a paring knife, chef knife, and serrated utility knifethe three most commonly used cutting utensils.See It

KitchenAid 7-Piece Essential Tool and Gadget Set, $34.49 on Amazon

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They don’t call it “essential” for nothing. This set is an ideal starting point for a new kitchen and includes basics like a spatula, vegetable peeler, and grater.See It

Round Electronic Device Holder and Cutting Board, $21.35 on Amazon

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Keep your electronics debris-free with this device holder. You’ll be able to tote your phone or tablet into the kitchen and follow your favorite Chowhound recipes without any issues now.See It

Exclusive Discount: When you shop on KitchenAid.com, you can use the code CHOWHOUND10 to get 10 percent off everything. Or enter our KitchenAid Queen of Hearts giveaway by 4/30/2019 for your chance to win* a prize package that includes a stand mixer, food chopper, immersion blender, and more!

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Kelsey Butler is a reporter and editor based in New Jersey. She has written for a number of health and lifestyle publications, including Women's Health, Brides, and NBC News Better. Hot sauce, black coffee, and bacon make up 50% of her diet.
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