January 11, 2017

French Press, How To's, Kitchen Tools, Reviews

A French press makes the best coffee in the world. With the right equipment, you can have coffee-house coffee at home! Here’s everything you need to make great pressed coffee…and a little about what you don’t need, too… Have you ever used a tool or appliance that was so terrible, you couldn’t even believe it was

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January 4, 2017

All-Clad, Cookware, Cuisinart Multiclad Pro, Demeyere, Induction, Induction cookware, Reviews

Looking for the best induction cookware? Quality levels vary considerably among makers, as do prices. If you want to invest your money well, it’s important to educate yourself about induction cookware before you buy. There’s a lot to know, but we demystify your options, explain what makes induction cookware great, and provide our favorite recommendations.  Table

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December 15, 2016

Food and Recipes, Kitchen Tools, Modernist Cuisine, Pressure Cookers, Sous Vide, Vacuum Sealers

Modernist Cuisine, a 5-volume set plus recipe book. When Modernist Cuisine came out in 2011, Michael Ruhlman wrote a mixed review of it for the New York Times. He was daunted by the task, and for good reason. The 5-volume set had more than 2,000 pages and as much science in it as it had recipes. On

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November 19, 2016

How To's, Sous Vide, Vacuum Sealers

So You’re Interested in Sous Vide cooking?!Good for you! Sous vide can revolutionize how you work in the kitchen. It is an excellent option to have! Whether you appreciate perfectly done steak or just want an easy way to thaw frozen food or heat up leftovers, a sous vide machine (circulator or water oven) is

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November 16, 2016

FoodSaver, Reviews, VacMaster, Vacuum Sealers

If you have a food vacuum sealer, you know what an amazing tool it is.  If you don’t have a vacuum sealer, we’re here to convince you why you need one! Even if you get one just for sous vide, we promise that you will find many other ways to use this powerful tool, and that

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