+180 Kitchen Utensils Name List with Pictures

This article provides a list of kitchen utensils with pictures.

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Kitchen utensils can help make cooking easier and make certain tasks quicker. This article provides a list of kitchen utensils with pictures.

List of Kitchen Utensils and Kitchen Appliances

  1. Apron
  2. Baking Parchment
  3. Baking Sheet
  4. Baking Tray / Baking Dish
  5. Balloon Whisk
  6. Bin
  7. Blender
  8. Bottle
  9. Bottle Opener
  10. Bowl
  11. Bread Bin
  12. Bread Knife
  13. Breadbox
  14. Burner
  15. Butter Knife
  16. Cabinet
  17. Cake Slicer
  18. Can Opener
  19. Canister
  20. Carving Fork
  21. Casserole Dish
  22. Chef’s Knife
  23. Chopping/cutting Board(s)
  24. Chopsticks
  25. Cleaver
  26. Coffeemaker
  27. Colander
  28. Cookbook
  29. Cookie Cutter
  30. Cookware
  31. Cooling Rack
  32. Corkscrew
  33. Counter/ Counter Top
  34. Cup
  35. Cupboard/ Cabinet
  36. Cutlery
  37. Deep Fryer
  38. Dish Drainer
  39. Dish Rack
  40. Dish Towel
  41. Dish Washing Liquid
  42. Dishwasher
  43. Dishwashing Liquid
  44. Double Boiler
  45. Egg Beater
  46. Egg Slicer
  47. Faucet
  48. Flatware
  49. Food Processor
  50. Food Turnercolander
  51. Food/meat Thermometer
  52. Fork
  53. Freezer
  54. Frying Pan
  55. Frying Pan (stainless Steel or Nonstick)
  56. Frying Pan/skillet
  57. Funnel
  58. Garbage Can
  59. Garbage Pail
  60. Garlic Crusher
  61. Garlic Press
  62. Gas Stove
  63. Glass
  64. Grater
  65. Gratin Dish
  66. Hot Pot
  67. Ice Cream Scoop
  68. Ice Maker
  69. Ice Tray
  70. Jar
  71. Jug
  72. Juicer
  73. Kettle
  74. Kitchen Chair
  75. Kitchen Foil
  76. Kitchen Knife
  77. Kitchen Paper
  78. Kitchen Scales
  79. Kitchen Scissors
  80. Kitchen Shears/scissors
  81. Kitchen Table
  82. Kitchen Tool Organizer
  83. Kitchen Towel
  84. Kitchen Utensils
  85. Knife Set
  86. Knife Sharpener
  87. Knife Sharpening/honing Rod
  88. Ladle
  89. Lemon Squeezer
  90. Lid/cover/top
  91. Magnet
  92. Masher
  93. Matchbox
  94. Measuring Cup
  95. Measuring Cups
  96. Measuring Jug
  97. Measuring Spoons
  98. Meat Mallet/ Meat Tenderizer
  99. Microwave
  100. Microwave (oven)
  101. Microwave Oven
  102. Mixer
  103. Mixing Bowl
  104. Mortar
  105. Mufffin Tray
  106. Mug
  107. Napkin
  108. Nutcracker
  109. Oven
  110. Oven Gloves
  111. Oven Mitt
  112. Ovenproof Dish
  113. Pan
  114. Paring Knife
  115. Pasta Fork
  116. Pastry Brush
  117. Pastry brush
  118. Peeler
  119. Peppermill
  120. Perforated Spoon
  121. Pestle
  122. Piping Bag
  123. Pitcher (or Jug)
  124. Pizza Cutter
  125. Placemat
  126. Plastic Containers
  127. Plastic Wrap/clingfilm
  128. Plastic Zipper Bags
  129. Plate
  130. Pot
  131. Pot Holders
  132. Potato Masher
  133. Potato Peeler
  134. Pressure Cooker
  135. Ramekin
  136. Refrigerator
  137. Refrigerator (commonly “fridge”)
  138. Regular Spoon
  139. Roaster
  140. Roasting Tin
  141. Rolling Pin
  142. Saucepan
  143. Scoop
  144. Scouring Pad
  145. Serving Bowl
  146. Serving Spoon
  147. Sieve
  148. Silverware
  149. Sink
  150. Slotted Spoon
  151. Souffle Dish
  152. Spatula
  153. Spice Box
  154. Spice Rack
  155. Sponge
  156. Spoon
  157. Steak Hammer
  158. Steamer
  159. Stirring Spoon
  160. Storage Jar
  161. Stove/range
  162. Strainer
  163. Straw
  164. Table
  165. Tablecloth
  166. Tableware
  167. Tea Towels
  168. Teapot
  169. Teaspoon
  170. Thermos
  171. Timer
  172. Toaster
  173. Tongs
  174. Tongs
  175. Trash Can/ Garbage Can
  176. Tray
  177. Tureen (or Bowl)
  178. Vegetable Peeler
  179. Washbasin
  180. Whisk
  181. Wok
  182. Wooden Spoon
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List of Kitchen Utensils and Appliances Definitions

Apron

The apron is an item of clothing worn by someone who works in the kitchen to protect their clothes.

Baking Parchment

Baking parchment is a paper used to line baking pans for baking bread or pastries. It can also be called greaseproof paper or a baking sheet.

Baking Tray / Baking Dish

Baking trays/dishes are used to bake pastries.

Balloon Whisk

A balloon whisk/ whisk has a number of loops, which are used to beat eggs quickly.

Bin

A bin is a container used to store rubbish or garbage. It can also be called a trash can or a garbage can.

Blender

A blender is a type of kitchen appliance used to blend food.

Bottle

Definition:: A bottle is a container with a narrow neck used for liquids.

Bottle Opener

A bottle opener is used to open bottles of beer or other liquids.

Bowl

Bowls are containers for holding or mixing ingredients or small

Bread Bin

A bread bin is used to keep bread fresh. Also called a bread box.

Bread Knife

A bread knife is used to slice bread.

Burner

A burner is a part of a stove in which the flame comes from in order to

Butter Knife

A butter knife has no sharp edges and is used to spread butter onto bakewared.

Cabinet

A cabinet is an enclosed storage unit used for kitchen wares. Can also be called a cupboard.

Cake Slicer

A cake slicer is used to cut cakes into equal pieces.

Can Opener

A can opener is used to open tin cans.

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Canister

A canister is a type of container used to store dry goods such as sugar and flour.

Carving Fork

A carving fork is used to hold meat down while it is being carved.

Casserole Dish

A casserole dish is used to bake and serve food.

Chef’s Knife

A chef’s knife is a large, heavy knife with a straight blade that

Chopping/Cutting Board

A chopping/cutting board is a hard, smooth surface used to cut

Chopsticks

Chopsticks are used to pick up food, such as rice and noodles.

Cleaver

A cleaver is a heavy knife that has a rectangular blade.

Coffeemaker

A coffeemaker/coffee machine is a kitchen appliance that makes coffee.

Colander/Strainer

A colander is a bowl-shaped kitchen utensil with holes in it used to drain water from food.

Cookbook

A cookbook is a book with instructions on how to prepare and make different types of food.

Cookie Cutter

A cookie-cutter is a kitchen utensil used to cut out different shapes of dough.

Cookware

Cookware is all the kitchen utensils used to cook food.

Cooling Rack

A cooling rack is a frame with closely spaced wires used to cool freshly baked items such as cookies.

Corkscrew

A corkscrew is a kitchen utensil with a spiral metal rod and a handle attached to one end. It is used to remove the cork from a wine bottle.

Counter/ Countertop

The counter/countertop is the flat surface of a kitchen unit.

Cup

A cup is a small, often handle-less container usually made of china that holds liquids.

Cutlery

Cutlery is an old word for knives.

Deep Fryer

A deep fryer is a type of cooking utensil used to cook food by submerging it in hot oil.

Dish Drainer/ Dish Rack

A dish drainer is a flat surface used to drain dishes after being washed.

Dish Towel/ Cloth

A dish towel/cloth is a type of household linen used to dry dishes.

Dishwashing Liquid

Dishwashing liquid is a type of cleaning fluid used to wash dishes.

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Dishwasher

A dishwasher is a kitchen appliance used to wash dishes.

Double Boiler

A double boiler is a container used to cook food by placing it above (not in) boiling water.

Egg Beater

An egg beater is a kitchen utensil used to mix eggs.

Egg Cup

An egg cup is a small bowl used to hold an egg.

Egg Slicer

An egg slicer is a utensil used to cut boiled eggs into slices.

Faucet

A faucet is a tap used to control the flow of liquid from a pipe.

Flatware/ Silverware

Flatware is the word used in the US for cutlery.

Food Processor

A food processor is an electrically powered kitchen utensil used to process food.

Food Turner

A food turner is a kitchen utensil used to turn and lift food while cooking.

Food/Meat Thermometer

A food thermometer is a kitchen utensil used to measure the internal temperature of cooked food.

Fork

A fork is a kitchen utensil with a handle and a number of long, thin prongs used to pick up food.

Freezer

A freezer is a unit for storing frozen food items.

Frying Pan/ Skillet

A frying pan/ skillet is a utensil with a long handle and a flat, circular base. It is used to fry food over heat.

Funnel

A funnel is a utensil used to transfer liquid from one container into another.

Garbage Can

A garbage can is a container used to put rubbish in. Can also be called a bin or trash can.

Garlic Crusher/ Garlic Press

A garlic crusher is a utensil used to crush garlic.

Gas Stove

A gas stove is a type of cooking stove that uses natural gas or propane as its source of fuel.

Glass

A glass is a material used to make transparent containers for liquids.

Grater

A grater is a kitchen utensil used to grate food into pieces by rubbing it against the sharp edge.

Gratin Dish

A gratin dish is a deep, round/oval oven dish used to bake foods covered with sauce or cheese.

Hot Pot

A hot pot is a type of cooking utensil used to cook food by submerging it in boiling water.

Ice Cream Scoop

An ice cream scoop is a utensil used to serve ice cream.

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Ice Maker

An ice maker is a device used to make ice cubes.

Ice Tray

An ice tray is a container used to freeze water into cubes.

Jar

A jar is a type of glass or plastic container.

Jug

A jug is a type of container with a spout and handle, made from glass or plastic.

Juicer

A juicer is a kitchen utensil used to extract juice from fruit.

Kettle

A kettle/ tea kettle is a type of pot used to boil water.

Kitchen Chair

A kitchen chair is a piece of furniture used in the kitchen to sit on.

Kitchen Foil

Kitchen foil is a type of thin metal sheet used for wrapping, cooking, and baking.

Kitchen Knife

A kitchen knife is a utensil with a sharp edge used for cutting food.

Kitchen Paper/ Paper Towel

Kitchen paper is a type of paper towel used for cleaning and drying utensils or food in the kitchen.

Kitchen Scales

Kitchen scales are a set of weighing scales used to measure the weight of food items.

Kitchen Shears/Scissors

Definition: Kitchen shears are a type of scissors used in the kitchen.

Kitchen Table

Definition: A kitchen table is the primary piece of furniture used in the kitchen.

Kitchen Tool Organizer

Definition: A kitchen tool organizer is a storage system used to organize kitchen utensils.

Kitchen Towel

A kitchen towel is a type of cloth used to dry or clean kitchen utensils.

Knife Block

A knife block is a storage system used to store knives.

Knife Set

A knife set is a set of kitchen knives.

Knife Sharpener

A knife sharpener is a device used to sharpen knives.

Knife Sharpening/honing Rod

A knife sharpening rod is a device used to sharpen knives.

Ladle

A ladle is a type of spoon used to serve liquids.

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Lemon Squeezer

A lemon squeezer is a utensil used to extract juice from lemons.

Lid/Cover/Top

A lid is a cover used to seal or close things.

Magnet

A magnet is an object made from magnetic materials.

Masher

A masher is a device used to mash food.

Matchbox

A matchbox is a type of box used to store matches.

Measuring Cup/ Jug

A measuring cup is a type of cup used to measure liquids, with marked measurements.

Measuring Spoons

A measuring spoon is a type of utensil used to measure small quantities of liquid or solid.

Meat Mallet/ Meat Tenderizer

A meat mallet is a utensil used to flatten and tenderize meat.

Microwave (oven)

A microwave oven is a device used to cook food by emitting microwaves.

Mixer

A mixer is a kitchen utensil used to blend ingredients.

Mixing Bowl

A mixing bowl is a deep, wide container used to mix ingredients.

Mortar and pestle

A mortar is a bowl, typically of stone or wood, used to crush ingredients; a pestle is a heavy, blunt club-shaped object used to crush the ingredients.

Muffin Tin/Cupcake Pan

A muffin tin is a metal container with a muffin-shaped cup, used to bake muffins.

Mug

A mug is a type of cup with a handle, typically made of ceramic or glass.

Napkin

A napkin is a small square of cloth used to clean the hands.

Nutcracker

A nutcracker is a device used to crack nuts.

Oven

An oven is an enclosed space in which food may be baked.

Oven Mitts/Gloves

Oven mitts are oven-safe gloves.

Ovenproof Dish

An ovenproof dish is a container used in the oven.

Oven Rack

An oven rack is a piece of metal used to support objects in the oven.

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Pan

A pan is a round cooking utensil used to cook food in oil or water.

Paring Knife

A paring knife is a small kitchen/utensil knife. It is used to cut fruit and vegetables into small pieces.

Pasta Fork

A pasta fork is a utensil used to serve different types of pasta.

Pastry Brush

A pastry brush is a utensil used to spread oil, sauce, etc., onto food.

Peeler

A peeler is a kitchen utensil with a blade used to remove the skin of fruit and vegetables.

Peppermill

A peppermill is a device used to grind peppercorns.

Perforated Spoon

A perforated spoon is a kitchen utensil with holes. It drains the liquid from food before serving.

Pestle

A pestle is a heavy, blunt club-shaped object used to crush the ingredients. (See: mortar and pestel)

Piping Bag

A piping bag is a cone-shaped bag used to pipe out batter or frosting.

Pitcher (or Jug)

A pitcher is a container in which liquid may be stored.

Pizza Cutter

A pizza cutter is a device used to cut round food.

Placemat

A placemat is a type of pad used to protect the surface underneath items.

Plastic Containers (or Boxes)

A plastic container is a type of container typically used to store food.

Plastic Wrap/Clingfilm

Plastic wrap/clingfilm is a type of plastic used for food storage.

Plastic Zipper Bags

A plastic zipper bag is a type of container, typically used for storing and sealing food.

Plate

A plate is a flat container used to hold food.

Pot

A pot is a round cooking utensil used to cook food in water or oil.

Pot Holders

Pot holders are kitchen utensils used to protect hands.

Potato Masher

A potato masher is a kitchen utensil used to mash potatoes.

Potato Peeler

A potato peeler is a kitchen utensil used to remove the skin of fruit and vegetables.

Pressure Cooker

A pressure cooker is a round cooking utensil used to cook food quickly.

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Ramekin

A ramekin is a small bowl used to bake and serve food.

Refrigerator/Fridge

A refrigerator is a kitchen appliance used to keep food cold.

Regular Spoon

A regular spoon is a type of spoon used in the kitchen. One tablespoon is larger than a regular one.

Roaster

A roaster is a large cooking utensil used to cook food in an oven.

Roasting Tin

A roasting tin is a cooking utensil used to cook food in an oven.

Rolling Pin

A rolling pin is a device used to roll out dough.

Saucepan

A saucepan is a cooking utensil used to cook food in liquid.

Scoop

A scoop is a small spoon used to remove items from a container.

Scouring Pad

A scouring pad is a kitchen utensil used to remove dirt from surfaces.

Serving Bowl

A serving bowl is a large bowl used to hold or serve food.

Serving Spoon

A serving spoon is a type of spoon used to serve food.

Sieve

A sieve is a kitchen utensil with holes used to separate large particles from smaller ones.

Silverware

Silverware is cutlery made of silver.

Sink

A sink is typically built into the structure of a kitchen and it is used for washing dishes, etc.

Sink Strainer

A sink strainer is a kitchen utensil with holes used to separate food from water.

Slotted Spoon

A slotted spoon is a type of spoon with holes used to remove items from a liquid.

Souffle Dish

A soufflé dish is a round cooking utensil used to cook food in an oven. It is larger than a ramekin.

Spatula

A spatula is a kitchen utensil used to lift and turn food.

Spice Box

A spice box is a container used to hold spices.

Spice Grinder

A spice grinder is a device used to grind or crush spices.

Spice Rack

A spice rack is a container used to store spices.

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Sponge

A sponge is a kitchen utensil used to clean.

Spoon

A spoon is a type of household utensil used to stir, lift and serve.

Steak Hammer

A steak hammer is a kitchen utensil used to tenderize meat, which can be either acrylic or metal.

Steamer

A steamer is a cooking utensil used to cook food in steam.

Stirring Spoon

A stirring spoon is a type of spoon used in the kitchen. It’s great for stirring drinks.

Storage Jar

A storage jar is a container used to hold dry foods.

Stove/Range

A stove/range is a kitchen appliance used to cook food using gas or electricity.

Strainer

A strainer is a kitchen utensil used to separate smaller items from larger ones.

Straw

A straw is a tube used for drinking.

Tablecloth

A tablecloth is a cloth put on the dining room table.

Tableware

Tableware is cutlery and dishes used to set a table.

Tart Tin

A tart tin is a round metal container used to make tarts.

Tea Towels

Tea towels are kitchen utensils used to dry dishes. Made from linen or cotton.

Teapot

A teapot is a small kettle used to make tea.

Teaspoon

A teaspoon is a small spoon.

Thermos

A thermos is a container used to keep beverages hot or cold.

Timer

A timer is a device used to measure and indicate time.

Toaster

A toaster is a kitchen utensil used to toast bread, which can be either manual or electric.

Tongs

Tongs are kitchen utensils with long handles used to hold, lift or turn food.

Trash Can/ Garbage Can/ Bin

A trash can/garbage can is a container used to hold garbage.

Tray

A tray is a large, flat container used to hold or serve food.

Tureen

A tureen is a large deep dish with handles used to serve food such as soup and stew.

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Washbasin

A washbasin is a type of sink used to hold water.

Whisk

A whisk is a kitchen utensil used to beat eggs, cream and sauces.

Wok

A wok is a bowl-shaped cooking utensil used to fry, stir fry or steam food.

Wooden Spoon

A wooden spoon is a type of kitchen utensil. They are made of wood.

Zester

A zester is a kitchen utensil with a row of sharp holes used to remove the zest from fruit.

In Conclusion

This list includes the names of all common kitchen utensils with pictures.

In addition, this list includes descriptions of the kitchen utensils and appliances so that you know how they’re used and what they’re called. Finally, this list includes alternative names for kitchen utensils that you hear in different parts of the world.

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