We don’t blame you if shopping for a basting brush isn’t first on your to-do list. While it’s one of those kitchen tools that isn’t high tech or fun, it’s absolutely essential if you’re looking to level up your skill set. And you can’t “make do” without one. Believe us, you don’t want to attempt Thanksgiving dinner by trying to get an even baste on a turkey with a mere spoon. So we’ve made it easy for you to upgrade your kitchen utensils. Here are four of the best silicone basting brushes around, with features like stainless steel cores, replaceable brush heads, and resistance to high temperatures.