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JavaJig

What It Is: When you hear the name Java Jig, you might assume it is the latest dance craze or  the latest aerobic exercise. Neither!  JavaJig by Melitta is  a reusable,  single-serve coffee filter system for use with most single-serve … Continue reading

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Layered Shot Drinks

What Is It: Psst! Need the perfect stocking stuffer or hostess gift? Think about giving the VacuVin Layering Tool.  Pousse-Cafes , the category of layered drinks often served after dinner, are  coming back into fashion. VacuVin helps create the layered … Continue reading

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Resting On Your Laurels

What It Is: This is harvest season when we scurry to assemble all the equipment needed for roasting the holiday bird. One item that is recommend is a roasting rack. PREPARA offers  a new twist on a rack: a  bendable, … Continue reading

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Pastry Blender

What It Is: We call it by it’s traditional culinary name, a pastry blender. Cuisinart calls theirs a dough blender. Either way, this classic tool is designed to cut solid fat into dry ingredients when making biscuits, scones, pie crusts, … Continue reading

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PushPan

What It Is: We’ve all heard the quote, ” build a better mouse trap.” We found one, no, not  a mouse trap but a baking pan. The round pan made by Kuhn Rikon is called a Push Pan; it is … Continue reading

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IceOrb

What It Is: Who uses ice trays anymore?  Ever hear of a vertical ice tray?  We had not either until we learned about the IceOrb, a round dimpled ice maker and wine cooler all in one.

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Avocado Slicer

What It Is: Slicing, peeling, and pitting an avocado just got a lot easier thanks to OXO Good Grips 3-in1-slicer. For your next guacomole party, this is the tool to speed the process.

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Corkcicle

What It Is: Star Wars  lightsaber ? No. Clever Corkcicle device that fast-chills a bottle of wine? Yes.

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Steak Thermometers

What They Are: These mini thermometers from CDN, well-recognized thermometer experts, are right-sized so you can custom-cook steaks, chops, burgers, and other single-serve meat cuts to the doneness that each person prefers, from rare to well done.

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Red Pepper Mill

What It Is: It’s hot! Heat your food without turning on the stove. Instead,grab the Trudeau Red Pepper Grinder and give a couple of twists to add fiery flavor to your pizza or pasta dishes.

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