These gorgeous retro appliances do indeed rock around the clock with style but make no mistake -- they are as high tech as it gets. The toaster - for example - has six browning levels. The stand mixer has...
9 Apr 2014 | Specialty Cookware
Like any task you undertake, cooking well calls for the right tools. Enter Palma cookware by Brit designer Jasper Morrison and made for Oigen - a 160-year-old Japanese brand specializing in the tradition of cast-iron cookware, which has been...
Clay pots are a wonderfully versatile friend for any kitchen, and we are enchanted by these Tuscan clay pots by Italian ceramics designer ND Dolfi. They can be used on the stovetop or in the oven and keep heat...
For the entertainer at heart, the All-Clad round stainless steel Chafing Dish is an essential for formal and casual gatherings alike. Dinner at home can be every bit as elegant and delicious as a gourmet meal out on the town, with this commercial-quality serving piece. Crafted of heavyweight, mirror-polished stainless steel, this 3.5-quart chafing dish uses liquid or gel fuel to keep food warm as you mix and mingle before your meal. The removable dome lid makes serving easy, and once everyone has been fed and your final guest has thanked you for the fabulous feast, it is dishwasher safe, so clean-up is a breeze. Buy the All-Clad Stainless Steel Chafing Dish for $199.99 at Chefs Catalog or at Amazon.
If you consider French fries a food group, the Commercial French Fry Cutter from Chefs Catalog is the hot must-have gadget for your kitchen. Ideal for made-to-order servings at home or in a commercial setting, this industrial fry maker takes the tedium out of French fry cutting. Simply position your potato, pull the lever, and voila! You get restaurant-style French fries without the fuss. The cutter features heavy-duty cast-iron construction and a carbon steel frame that’s built to last. A non-slip silicone bowl and suction-cup feet create a steady base for this lean, mean machine. Two industrial vertical blades are removable for easy cleaning, and cut perfect 1/3- or 1/2–inch fries every time. Buy the Commercial French Fry Cutter for $99.99 at Chefs Catalog.
For pancakes you’ll flip for, try cooking up some traditional Danish ebelskiver. These aren't your run-of-the-mill pancakes. Light, puffy balls that are great for breakfast or as an unforgettable dessert, ebelskiver are sweet and never leave you feeling flat – they’re filled with tasty jam, curd, fruit and cheese, and are made easily in Nordic Ware Ebelskiver Filled Pancake Pan. We bet the baker in your life doesn't have one of these cool pans! Nine ½-inches in diameter, the cast-aluminium Ebelskiver Pan heats quickly and evenly, and has been designed with a new stay-cool handle made of cast stainless steel. Shaping batter into the traditional spherical shape, its enhanced premium nonstick coating assures a clean release and a perfect pancake every time. No experience? No problem! The Nordic Ware Ebelskiver Filled-Pancake Pan comes with recipes included, or be daring and try your own filling concoction. Pick it up for $39.95 at Williams-Sonoma.
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