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Scrub Brushes

A good scrub brush is indispensable for handling the toughest kitchen messes. We set out to find the best one. 

What We Learned

When tackling the most stubborn messes—whether it’s cooked-on egg, crusty bits of frizzled cheese, or baked-on tomato sauce—we often bypass a sponge entirely and reach for a scrub brush. Scrub brushes offer a few advantages to sponges: Their bristles are better at cutting through tough messes and are less likely to cling to food, their handles help provide good leverage, and they te...

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