The 5 Kitchen Buys Our Readers Bought by the Boatload in 2018 — Shopping

As the Lifestyle Director here at Kitchn, I run at least one shopping story each day. It can be about a specific section at Costco, a life-changing gadget a Kitchn staffer is obsessed with, the best brand of jarred pasta sauce, saving money, and so on. (We cover it all!) For the most part, I have a pretty good grasp on when a story will do well. (And we try to only run stories that we think you guys will like!) But every once in a while, a story will do better than we ever imagined it would. That’s super fun to watch because it means we’re really helping you guys.

Here are some of our most popular shopping stories of the year and the five gadgets that you guys flipped over.