Nobody likes peeling potato’s so any gadget that helps you do the job for you is a godsend.
From the simple hand held peeler’s that you peel a single potato at a time to the electric peeler’s that do multiple potato’s in one go there’s bound to be one suitable for you.
The traditional way of using a sharp knife is not only dangerous but unless your very good at peeling you end up cutting off more skin than you need to leaving a lot more waste and a much smaller potato than if you used one of these clever gadgets.
Below is a selection of the best potato peeler’s.
OXO Good Grips Y Peeler
The OXO good grips y peeler gets its name because of it’s y shape.
The stainless steel blades are sharp enough to peel even the toughest vegetables.
The over sized handle is soft and comfortable to use as it absorbs strain and cushions your hand as you peel even with repetitive strokes.
The handle is also non-slip which is great for using with wet hands and there’s a built in eye remover.
OXO Good Grips Swivel Peeler
This is the good grips swivel peeler from OXO. Very simple to use with the over sized soft rubber handle giving comfort when doing repetitive strokes.
The handle is also non-slip which is ideal if your hands are wet.
The swivelling twin blades cuts through the toughest vegetables and it has a built in eye remover.
There is a hole in the handle if you want to hang it up for storage and its dishwasher safe.
Chef’n Palm Peeler
The palm peeler from Chef’n is easy to use and gives total control whilst peeling.
The device slips on to your finger and is held in the palm of your hand, you simply run your hand along the potato to peel.
It has a stainless steel cutting blade and an integrated eye remover.
Great Ideas Electric Kitchen Automatic Potato Peeler
Peel potatoes effortlessly with the the automatic potato peeler from Great Ideas.
Place your potato onto the spike, press the button and watch in amazement as this clever gadget rotates and peels your potato in front of your eyes with minimal waste.
Vegetables up to 18cm (7″) in height and 10cm (4″) wide can be placed into the machine, anything larger can be cut in half.
Battery or mains powered but it doesn’t come with batteries and if you want to run it of the mains you will need to buy a mains adaptor because it doesn’t come with one of them either.
Uses 4 X AA batteries.
Cooks Professional Premium Electric Automatic Potato Peeler
This automatic electric potato peeler from Cooks Professional will bring an end to the laborious and painstaking chore of peeling potatoes.
It has a large capacity 2lb/Ikg bowl that you simply fill with a little water and your potatoes.
When you press the start button the stainless steel rotating blade will quickly prepares your potatoes in less than 4 minutes.
It has a transparent lid so you can check on how the potatoes are doing.
It has a safety catch, non-slip feet and is mains powered.
Measuring 10.5 x 10 x 10 ins.