Best Kitchen appliances for Making Soup

Best Kitchen Tools for Making Soup

When the weather cools down, there’s nothing better than whipping up a big batch of warming, hearty soups and stews—and you only need a few of our best kitchen tools for making soups.

For someone who enjoys slow cooking the traditional way in a slow cooker, to the one who loves stirring their soup in a dutch oven, we have a whole range of choices.Be it a soup pots or stock pots, you can find them all in our collection below.

Are you someone who wants your soup done fast, yet loves it creamy and smooth,the immersion blender will do just that for you.

Check our list of best kitchen tools for making soup below and update your kitchen collection on soup-ware today!

Best Kitchen appliances for Making Soup

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Best Kitchen Tools For Making Soup

Here is our list of best kitchen tools used in making soup. Read on….

Slow Cooker

Aids in make soups, stews, chilis, and more.

Multi use programmable Slow cooker

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This Instant Pot Aura Pro Multi-Use Programmable Slow Cooker, helps customize the cooking time and temperature to achieve your preferred cooking results.

While shopping, look for

  • stainless steel, non stick, removable cooking pot.
  • look for multi use programmable like sear/sauté, bake, slow cook, steam, stew, sous vide, roast, yogurt, rice, multigrain etc
  • with delay start program which allows you to postpone the cooking start time to have dinner ready when you are.
  • Dishwasher safe

Stock Pot

Perfect for simmering your made from scratch stock

Stock pot

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This stock post from All Clad is a great option.

Look for a stock pot with

  • Features a wide base for sauteing before adding liquids, and tall sides with lid to reduce evaporation and retain a light consistency – highly versatile with any liquid-related cooking
  • Classic tri-ply construction, made with a responsive aluminum core bonded together with 2 layers of durable, stainless steel all the way around for maximum durability and fast, even heat distribution
  • Secured with riveted stainless-steel handles to ensure a safe grip and to add a bit of style with stainless-steel lid to match
  • Compatible with all cooktops including induction, and oven and broiler-safe up to 600°F

Dutch Oven

Aids in making every meal a memory

Dutch Oven

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This 3.5 Qt Lodge Enameled Dutch Oven is perfect for making soups and stews, although you can also use it for braises, frying, and even making bread.

When shopping look for

  • heavy, well sealing cover. 
  • one that can retain heat well

Soup Pot

Aids in making soups and stews

Le Creuset Soup Pot

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Looking for something smaller than a Dutch Oven, then go for a Soup pot.

This Soup Pot from Le Creuset is an excellent choice.

While shopping look for

  • has even distribution and retention of heat
  • has a secure lid that locks in heat and moisture while cooking
  • that is oven safe
  • dishwasher safe

Cutting Boards

Aids in food preparation , making it easier and safer

Wooden Cutting Board

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This set of 3 cutting board made from Bamboo is light, easy to carry and makes for effortless cleaning.

Common options for cutting board material are woodplastic, granite, and bamboo.

There are many benefits to using wood as a cutting board surface .

  • They are naturally strong and hard-wearing.
  • Some wooden boards even exhibit self-healing properties against constant knife cutting.

Chef’s Knife

Helps you chop and mince like a pro in your kitchen!

Chefs Knife

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This one from WÜSTHOF meets all the needs of a Chef’s knife.

  • Most after soup making tool in the kitchen and the perfect kitchen workhorse.
  • Great for your soup preparation needs
  • Makes for easy gathering and transferring of chopped fruits, veggies or meat

While shopping look for

  • an 8-inch high-carbon stainless steel blade
  • A good blade will be thin and gently curve to a tapered point.
  • The curved edge will help you use the rocking motion used by chef’s when they mince and chop. And its tapered point is useful for piercing squash and other foods with thick skin
  • handles that you feel comfortable grasping

Fine Mesh Strainer

Helps you in extracting the best part of the stock easily

Fine Mesh Strainer

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This fine mesh strainer is a good choice.

A good strainer will

  • will not only help you rinse you fruits and veggies clean
  • Will also allow you to easily extract the best part of your flavorful stock.

Look for a strainer that is

  • dishwasher safe
  • heavy gauge
  • stainless steel fine mesh strainer
  • has a resting loop, that helps prevent slipping into your container
  • maintains its shape even after regular use

Immersion Blender

Makes it easy to make Puréed soups 

Immersion Blender

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This Utalent Immersion blender is a perfect choice.

  • helps blend or puree soup in the same container, unlike while using a countertop blender where you might need to process soup content in batches.
  • makes clean up faster and easier

Ladle

Helps you serve your soup with style

Stainless Steel Ladle

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This stainless steel ladle from OXO with soft comfortable nonslip grip is a wise choice.

While shopping, look for

  • look for a ladle that is large, long-handled serving spoon with a cup-shaped bowl.
  • a dual spout make serving easy for right-and left-handed users.
  • a handle that is 10-12 inches in length is typically a good choice, since if it short it slips into the pot. The handle must feel comfortable in your hands.

Soup Bowls

Helps serve soup to your guests and family

Soup Bowls

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These Sweese Soup Bowls are colorful and safe to serve hot soup in.

While shopping look for

  • sturdy looking and colorful bowls
  • perfect size with 20oz
  • easy to hold
  • heavy enough to hold the heat

Wooden Spoons

Aids in stirring hot soups safely

Wooden Spoon Sets

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If you’re cooking in a non-stick pan or pot, wooden spoons are your best friend, since they won’t scratch off the coating. 

This NAYAHOSE Wooden Spoon Set is the a good choice.

While shopping look for

  • Non toxic
  • Non scratch
  • Eco friendly
  • Easy to clean

Soup Maker

Aids in making soups in less than 20 minutes

Soup Maker

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This Philips Soup Maker does it all!

Yes, you read that correctly—a soup maker.

It has six preset programs that allow you to make pureed soup, chunky soup, cold soup, and milk-based soup, as well as compotes and smoothies, too.

Some soups can be ready in as little as 18 minutes, so this tool works well if you’re in a pinch.

When you buy it, you will

  • Make fresh soup when you want. No waiting or planning is required.
  • Enjoy perfectly textured soups
  • Make healthy homemade soups, choose what to add without the worries of unknown ingredients found in canned soups 

Cube Freezing Tray

Aids in freezing soups for later use

Cube freezing Tray

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Some cooks like to save stock or bouillon by freezing them in ice cube trays. This Souper cubes is a specific tray that was designed, for that very purpose.

While shopping look for

  • Clear tight fitting lid maintains freshness and keeps out odors
  • 100% FDA Food Grade Silicone: BPA Free – Dishwasher Safe

The Bottom Line

Look for some of our best ktichen tools for making soup and stir up some astounding soups in your kitchen.

What are your favorite kitchen tools that help you in your kitchen?

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Maria Khan
9 months ago

All products are valuable. I like Cutting Boards, Wooden Spoons and Fine Mesh Strainer.

T.M. Brown
2 years ago

Always love to read about kitchen gadgets and what people think of them. This was very insightful ~ thanks!

Erica Pittenger
Erica Pittenger
2 years ago

I have most of these things, BUT I love shopping for new kitchen gadgets.

Marianne
Marianne
2 years ago

Great list! Perfect for someone starting out!

Cindy Moore
Cindy Moore
2 years ago

These are all helpful to have in the kitchen! And I certainly love my soup.

michele vadnais
2 years ago

I love making soup! I have an immersion blender on my wish list right now!

Barbara
2 years ago

LOVE making soup…Soup brings such comfort…the warmth, the simmering smells, the tastes…it’s simply the best cooler weather food!

Alyssa
2 years ago

Definitely all wonderful products every cook should have in their kitchen!

Lisa Manderino
Lisa Manderino
2 years ago

These are great tools. I love making fall soup and using some of these products.

Ayesha Siddiqui
2 years ago

There’s a soup maker?!?! I usually use my instant pot on the slow cooker setting but I could see how a soup maker could be helpful. I also know the ice cube tray advice! A great way to have soup at anytime.

April
2 years ago

I always love my slow cooker it’s a life saver especially during the winter time. We always take it with us when we go skiing with the kids. We can all have fresh hot soup after being cold outside. Great lists I still need to have a stock pot. 🤗😊

Sydney Delong
2 years ago

Great recommendations! I love making soup in a crockpot- makes it really easy!

Suzan | It's My Sustainable Life
Suzan | It's My Sustainable Life
2 years ago

All great products! Love the wooden spoons.

Chelsea
Chelsea
2 years ago

I love my immersion blender and my stock pot. I need to get some new knives. I’m so excited it’s almost soup season here in So Cal!

Debbie
2 years ago

Yes I enjoy soup weather and it’s getting here!

Melissa Jones
2 years ago

We love our instapot at our house!

Tiffany Smith
Tiffany Smith
2 years ago

Perfect! We are planning on starting to make our own soups this season 🙂 Wish us luck!

Sabrina DeWalt
2 years ago

My immersion blender is my favorite soup-making tool.

Brianna Fitzgerald
2 years ago

All of these look super handy for the kitchen! Thank you!

Tricia Snow
Tricia Snow
2 years ago

Le Creuset is my favorite! I love a great Dutch oven. I use mine for all of my soups.