11 Essential Kitchen Tools You Need to Make Your Thanksgiving a Success

No need to worry about overcooking your bird or making everyone sick by undercooking it if you have a reliable thermometer. Digitial is standard these days, but it also helps also to have a waterproof thermometer. This Taylor High Temperature Commercial Waterproof Instant Read Digital Pocket Thermometer has a wide temperature range (-40 to 450 degrees F )and an anti-microbial casing that prevents the growth of harmful bacteria. It's 5-3/4 inches long, and if you drop it or the readings seem off, you can reset the temperature in an ice-water bath.