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Where Do I Find The Information? The Product Discussions category houses news, reviews and information about the tools and equipment you use in the kitchen. A summary of the most recent posts are found below with links to the full length articles.
Following the “Latest Product Articles” section, “Kitchen News & Other Fun Stuff” provides miscellaneous culinary news and kitchen product give-away offers. These offers are typically links to manufacturer or other culinary websites, ones that I will enter myself.
Favorite Kitchen Shops is a list of fun and exciting kitchen shops from around the world. We started the list and it has been expanded by submissions from readers like you. I love a good kitchen shop and am always interested in learning about new places to haunt when I travel.
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Latest Product Articles
Reader Asks About Flare Cookware Designed By English Rocket Scientist – In the final article of our short series addressing recent reader questions, we take a closer look at the much heralded cookware redesign called Flare. It was created by an English engineering professor and captures energy typically lost around the side of a pan channelling it across a greater portion of the surface than standard flat pans. The question is, “will it strike a chord with general consumers?” Learn about this clever cookware remake – Flare Cookware Literal Rocket Science
More Answers To Reader Questions: SiliconeZone Tortilla Warmer – An Australian reader asked what happened to the tortilla warmer from SiliconeZone. After a brief absence from the retail market, SiliconeZone has returned and 2015 saw the product lines expand, including the reintroduction of the tortilla warmer – SiliconeZone Product Update 2015
Readers Wonder What Became Of Demeyere & Viking Cookware – Following the acquisition by Zwilling Henckel a few years ago, people wondered what would become of the Belgian based cookware manufacturer Demeyere and their partner Viking. While both Viking and Demeyere cookware are still around, neither are in the same position and the long term outlook – we’ll see. Details at – What Happened To Demeyere Cookware
A New Professional Grade Temperature Probe From The Experts At ThermoWorks – The ThermaQ from ThermoWorks is a dream cooking thermometer for professionals and serious amateurs alike. With two Type-K Thermocouple probes delivering precise .1° accuracy, it is designed for competition BBQ teams and professional chef-level Sous Vide cooking providing programmable high/low alarms on both channels and high heat tolerance probes. Learn about this impressive tool – Thermoworks New ThermaQ 2-Channel Thermocouple Alarm
Kitchen News & Other Fun Stuff
International Survey Ranks Countries By How Much They Cook At Home – Interesting consumer research details which countries cook at home the most, also revealing who claims the most passion and knowledge for the culinary arts. The data is surprising on some levels, with the countries you thought had passion for food, not all that interested in cooking it at home. See where the countries rank – Which Countries Top The Cooking Charts?
A California Family Farm Uses All-Natural Easter Egg Decorating Method – Decorating Easter Eggs is a centuries old tradition with techniques that vary from region to region. A California farming family uses a Swiss-style, all-natural method to achieve colors and patterns. Why use mass produced chemical based dyes, when you can take a healthier approach to your Easter tradition? Learn about this technique from Gemperle Family Farms – Decorating Easter Eggs An All-Natural Method
Contaminated Organic Spinach Leads To More Recalls – So much for learning lessons, organic (and therefore allegedly better for you) spinach tainted with Listeria has forced Amy’s Kitchen to recall dozens of products in Canada and the USA. Shop local, know your farmer and make your own food – enough said. The recall details can be found at – Amy’s Kitchen Food Recalls Due To Possible Health Risk
The 2015 Innovation Award Winners Announced – The annual IHA Innovation Award winners have been announced. Some very clever products in the list, also some surprising selections. Congratulations to all the winners and best of luck! Find out who won – IHA Innovation Awards Honor Thirteen Companies