Sur La Table Spiral Slicer
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Draw a Circle Around This Spiral Slicer

January 5, 2015 Angela Lemond

Product Reviewed: Sur La Table Spiral Slicer I love kitchen gadgets. They make food preparation so much more interesting and can give a creative twist to foods that have grown too comfortable, don’t they? It’s

January-February 2015

Roast a Chicken in 3 Easy Steps

December 29, 2014 Anne Danahy

Product Reviewed Sur La Table Dual Sensing Probe Thermometer Like most registered dietitians, I’m a stickler for food safety.  No risk of food borne-illness in this house!  Not only do I like my meat safely

January-February 2015

The Dynamics of Ceramic

December 29, 2014 Emily Cooper

Product Reviewed Velata Ceramic Chef’s Knife As the days get shorter and the nights cooler, my dinners transforms from a cornucopia of fresh garden tomatoes and cucumbers to a menu of soups and stews. Packed with

IMUSA manual juicer
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Fresh-Squeezed Juice Made Faster Than Peeling

December 9, 2014 Pam Dannon

Product Reviewed: IMUSA Manual Juicer I remember as a kid, eating a half a grapefruit and then squeezing it and carefully pouring the remaining juice into my spoon, enjoying the delicious nectar one spoonful at

Kitchen Tools

Dipped Chocolate Treats Like the Pros Make

October 27, 2014 Cheryl Harris

Product Reviewed CDN (Component Design Northwest) Chocolate Tempering Thermometer I was incredibly excited to review this thermometer, because seriously, who doesn’t like having a good reason to play with chocolate? I have many food sensitivities,

Kitchen Tools

A Bread Cloche for Baking and Beyond

October 27, 2014 Meme Inge

Product Reviewed Emile Henry Bread Cloche Does baking bread intimidate you? Yeah, it used to make me shake in my boots as well. Now, after using the Emile Henry Bread Cloche, I realize how silly

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Any Way You Slice It…

October 27, 2014 Gina Lesako

Product Reviewed Pure Komachi 2 Bread Knife by KAI Please note: Several loaves of bread were harmed in the writing of this article. Bread can be a peculiar item to slice. There's the accidental mashing

Emile Henry Baking Stone
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Dishing up a Heart-Healthy Pizza

October 27, 2014 Lauren O'Connor, MS, RD

Product Reviewed: Emile Henry Grilling / Baking Stone Wow! The Emile Henry Grilling/Baking Stone is one solid, heavyweight contender to my usual baking trays. (It certainly gave my biceps a workout just lifting it out the

Kitchen Tools

Weighing a Digital Scale’s Positives

August 25, 2014 Carlene Thomas

Product Reviewed Rösle Digital Kitchen Scale I spend a lot of time in the kitchen developing and testing recipes, but when I’m cooking for fun, I cook based on instinct: a handful of this and

Dynablend Blender
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Putting the “Smooth” in “Smoothie”

July 17, 2014 Marci Evans

Product Reviewed: Dynablend Horsepower Plus  As a dietitian, I’m embarrassed to admit that I’ve been way behind the smoothie bandwagon. Sure, I’ve made smoothies before. But over the past year or so, juicing and blending

Kitchen Tools

No Yolks About This Gadget

June 25, 2014 Natalia Stasenko

Product Reviewed: Tovolo Silicone Yolk Out To be honest, I was a little skeptical at first when I saw the Tovolo Silicone Yolk Out egg yolk extractor. As an experienced baker with a couple of

Capresso Froth Tec
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Coffee Shop Foam for Homemade Drinks

June 25, 2014 Sally Kuzemchak

Product Reviewed: Capresso froth TEC Automatic Milk Frother A big part of the appeal of those pricey, specialty coffee drinks? The dollop of foamy, frothy milk on top! It gives a pretty and polished finish,

Rosle Cheese Slicer
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Cheese-Cutting Made Easy

June 24, 2014 Carole Havrila

Product Reviewed: Rösle Wire Cheese Slicer I lived in Wisconsin until the age of 14 and remember those years mostly for the frigid winters and inevitable ice storms. Despite the memories of the weather, I