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When you’re outfitting your kitchen, it’s hard to know which tools are a good investment – so we checked out what professional chefs find the most valuable. Chances are, these experts have already tried many of the kitchen goods out there, so when they land on a gadget or tool that they love, you know it has to be good.

If you’re hoping to incorporate more professional-grade devices into your cooking arsenal, these nine tools are perfect for you. Ahead, a list of celebrity chefs and their favorite gadgets that you could be using, too.

Anthony Bourdain’s favorite chef’s knife

One of the most important tools a chef can have is a good knife. A solid and sharp knife means you’ll retain more flavors in your fruits, vegetables and herbs instead of losing them to your cutting board. An ergonomic option also helps you chop faster and with more comfort, making the overall prep pro