The Best Inventions Made to Celebrate a Great Thanksgiving

by | Oct 11, 2019 | Design, Innovation, Inventions, Product Design

Since the fall season has started, people are already preparing for the upcoming holidays! Marking the first holiday of the end of the year, Thanksgiving a heavily anticipated holiday as everyone can slow down and take a step back to appreciate everything they have. Whether you’re celebrated with your family, friends or few loved ones, Thanksgiving is the perfect opportunity to gather and celebrate thanks for the people and blessing around you, and what better way to do so with a big, hearty dinner! Thanksgiving dinners can be stressful to prepare for, but luckily, here are some handy inventions that are sure to make your holiday preparations are stress-free!

The Ultimate Thanksgiving Invention for Your Turkey

What’s a Thanksgiving dinner without the infamous Thanksgiving turkey? One of the hardest parts of a Thanksgiving meal to prepare, the Thanksgiving turkey is a tradition for almost all dinners. The problem with the Thanksgiving turkey though is that cooking it to perfection has proven to be stressful and a struggle. However, one of the greatest Thanksgiving inventions made to help the at home cook is the ‘Ultimate Turkey Rack.’ Like the name entails, this turkey rack is made to help cook the ultimate turkey as easily as possible. Simply attach the invention into your preferred roasting pan and slide the turkey through the skewers, once placed in the oven, all you need to di is flip the turkey once and stick it back in until both sides are fully cooked. This invention was designed to allow both sides of the turkey roast evenly without the fear of the turkey getting stuck to traditional racks or getting soggy lying in oily roasting pans.

A Thanksgiving Invention Made for Everyone’s Favourite Side Dish

A classic dish at every Thanksgiving dinner are mashed potatoes. Although the dish is a fan-favourite at the table, the dish is usually dreaded in the kitchen. As most people find smashing potatoes tedious and difficult, Smood is an innovative thanksgiving invention made to help make the perfect potatoes as easily as possible. By pushing down, Smoods spring flattens which forces your potatoes through the thing gaps within its coils, creating a smooth and fluffy mash. The best thing about this thanksgiving invention is that it works perfectly for other foods such as avocados, bananas, pumpkins, and more, making it the quintessential multi-functional product.

Edible Markers for Your Thanksgiving Desserts

Although the main event for Thanksgiving is a huge dinner, the after-dinner treats are just as good! There are a number of traditional Thanksgiving desserts that are celebrated at the dinner table, but if you’re looking to add your own special signature touch to the mix, why not customize your own treats? The Wilton Edible Markers are markers that allow you to draw on special designs onto your desserts just as if you were drawing with real markers! This Thanksgiving invention is perfect for decorating cookies, cupcakes, cakes, and pies, just make sure you’re writing on icing or a piece of fondant and your customized desserts can come to life!

A Thanksgiving Invention to Help Make Your Turkey Taste Better

Cooking the ultimate Thanksgiving turkey is never a simple task, especially when families want to incorporate traditional family recipes into the mix. As more cooks are looking to add their own touches to the family dinner table, the difficulty in cooking becomes more difficult. An example of this is infusing Thanksgiving turkeys with special sauces or beverages in order to make a more succulent turkey. The Camp Chef Infusion Roaster is the perfect Thanksgiving invention made to help people make their desired turkey infused with their sauce or beverage of choice. Simply fill the roasting arm of this invention with your preferred sauce or beverage and place the poultry on top, the heat with let out steam through the invention that will infuse your turkey with flavour instantly. A simple and extremely helpful invention to make cooking easier!

Looking for more great inventions perfect for the kitchen? Check out one of our clients super helpful, Cheese Sleeve, to prolong the life of your cheese after your Thanksgiving dinner!

If you have a great new invention and you’d like to learn more about this process, get in touch with MAKO here and visit our website to find out more. Feel free to give us a call at 1-888-MAKO and we can set you up on a call with our product analyst!

Article Author: MAKO Design + Invent

Article Author: MAKO Design + Invent

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MAKO Design + Invent is a full-service consumer product development firm servicing both high-growth corporate manufacturers and invention startups. With a 25-person team across 3 offices (Austin, England, Toronto), MAKO has complete in-house industrial design, mechanical engineering, and electrical engineering design and prototyping services. To assist our start-up inventor clients, we also have a subsidiary branch called Mako Invent that, in addition to above, helps start-ups with patenting, strategy, marketing, and sales/distribution for all consumer product categories. For our corporate clients, MAKO Design develops world-class consumer electronics designs through our industrial, mechanical, and electrical design teams.



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