Life Hacks: 5 Random Food Gadgets You Never Knew You Needed

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By: Todd Covelli | Jared Cotter Posted: 7:10 PM, Apr 26, 2018

One of the huge benefits of living in America is our amazing food, and how easily accessible it is to everyone. From the supermarket to the drive-thru, getting your grub on has never been easier. But let's face it we're spoiled and sometimes lazy! That's why some clever companies have made it even easier to eat. From nugget sauce holders to super quick banana slicers, here's our list of three food gadgets you never knew you needed!

1. The TriceraTaco 

Have you ever grabbed some Taco Bell, tried to set them up on your plate, only to have them tip over spilling all your toppings? Well, those days are over! The TriceraTaco is here to make sure your tacos stay in place. This $11 gadget can be found in its natural habitat, the Amazon  Amazon.com that is! 

2. Banana Slicer 

If slicing bananas the old-fashioned way is too time-consuming for you, a company called "Hutzler" has you covered. Their Banana Slicer makes it easy to enjoy your favorite fruit. All you have to do is peel then press. You'll have bite-sized banana chunks in no time! It may seem a little ridiculous, but it really works. Plus, it's safe for your kids to use. You'll only need to peel $5 from your wallet to experience banana slicing Nirvana.  

3. Sauce Buddy 

Eating on the run is a fact of life, and so is spilt nugget sauce  until now, thanks to the "Sauce Buddy!" This convenient sauce holder clips straight to your dashboard's air vent to accompany your French fries, curly fries, nuggets – you name it! You can find this $7 miracle of fast food convenience on Etsy. 

4. French Fry/Nugget Holder 

But wait, there's more! You may think, but what about the nuggets? Is there a gadget to hold them in place while I drive? Well, of course! The French fry or nugget holder will do just that, and it fits perfectly in any car cup holder. The gadget runs at $10, and your nuggets will be locked down. 

5. The Siracha Keychain 

Finally, what if the drive-thru overlords are being stingy with the dipping sauce? No worries. Beat them to the punch with your very own Siracha keychain. At around $7 each, you clip the mini bottle to your keys or belt loop for easy sauce access at any time. 

Companies are being more and more ingenious when it comes to food gadgets that leave us thinking, how'd they come up with that? Regardless of the answer, they're clever and make our lives easier. We can't wait to see what they come up with next!

What are some of your to-go, life-saving food gadgets? Join the conversation now on our Facebook page @TheListShowTV. 

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