Easy Blackberry Jam: A Few Simple Steps will have you Enjoying Homemade Fruit Preserves, No Pectin or Special Equipment Needed.
Kitchen Favorites: what are yours?
A Pope beer opener. Surely that makes a Popener? Every kit(s)chen needs one!
Adventures in making homemade extruded pasta, with hints and tips.
For the Love of a Spoon
Look! A flying chicken! What do you think of All-Clad's new Ultimate Chicken Roaster?
play evil mad scientist while mixing drinks with this totally cute Cocktail Chemistry set
The SLOSHED! primer on setting up a classic cocktail bar at home, from liquor to bitters, books and equipment.
Nesting bowls to make Ina Garten's ice cream bombe'.
A good quality, sharp knife makes working in the kitchen so much more fun.
the return of the crack pot (not a typo), and a thorough review of the Top 6, including this RED HOT one i want from KitchenAid
We're all under pressure these days. Sometimes that's a good thing. Pressure cookers save time and money, and are safe and easy to use.
economic crisis is a good time to think about what we really do/don't need...LA Times picks which kitchen items are truly essential (hint: crepe pan? not essential)
ToastSpotting? a concept toaster that connects to the Internet and lets you toast a scanned image to your bread
Aerodynamic 1950s die-cast meat slicer from Australia
with all the brown of autumn setting in, kind of love the last little bit of brightness from "rainbowlicious" kitchen tools as chosen by HWTM on simplystated
Wow. Yes. Our prayers answered -- bacon in the microwave that tastes freshly broiled
place divider in pan before baking for perfect, uniformly cut brownies. now if only they had this for the baker's edge pan...
Funnel: Use it - Fold it - Store it. The collapsible kitchen funnel is a simple, functional and practical object, which only takes up space when it is in use.
SF Chronicle's top 10 kitchen gadgets. couldn't agree more about the mandoline! i don't think i'd even want to cook at all if i didn't have a benriner (which is shown)
bright color and rounded shape looks like a toy, but HULA is mortar/pestle. idea of using for summer herby pesto is fading, but still, the hula for spices for autumn!
Meet the bigolaro, a giant traditional spaghetti press from Veneto and Tuscany. Here I invited a couple friends to make their own bigoli with duck ragù. Heaven!
understanding what "a face only a mother could love" really means [homemade vanilla ice cream]
A samovar is a water heating container, mostly made of brass, with a pipe and built-in brazier inside...and more importantly, this one is gorgeous.
RUGenius is on her Toast Loving kick (and has started her ThisNext list) - so if you want to contribute more toasters to her list - add it to ThisNext and tag it NOTCOT and TOAST