It’s almost unfair to have just one category for the silicone spatula because it is so versatile. While a silicone spatula is a must use for those sticky bread doughs, it can also be useful if you’re making soups and stews and want to make sure nothing sticks to the bottom. Small versions are also great for digging the last bit of peanut butter from the jar. These spatulas are also heat-proof, which allows you to use them when making stir-fries. As we mentioned these spatuals tend to come in all shapes and sizes. So it can be handy to have multiple of this type of spatula in all different sizes.
4. The Flat Spatula of “Flatula”
Okay, so this is a made-up word, but you catch our drift. We’re talking about a flat spatula that comes in multiple material options like metal, silicone, or nylon. This is a great tool for easing under delicate subjects, for transferring from here to there, and even for smashing things down.