La Vie Rustique by Georgeanne Brennan

Georgeanne Brennan is a James Beard Award winning author and a popular contributor to The Cook’s Cook. In La Vie Rustique she shares her love and knowledge of French farmhouse cooking with seasonal recipes and lovely photography. Celebrating the French lifestyle and respect for food, La Vie Rustique offers recipes for home cured olives, fennel […]

Chef’s Choice Electric Kettle

Need boiling water in a hurry? The electric kettle by Chef’s Choice brings water to a boil about 3 times faster than a stovetop kettle and can be set to variable temperatures. It saves time when you are in need of a cup of tea, drip coffee, a quick bowl of oatmeal, even water for cooking […]

Freezer to Oven Casserole Dishes

How convenient it is to prep, freeze, and serve in the same bowl or dish. For many years, Pyrex and Corningware dominated this market, with very functional but not necessarily pretty products. Now ceramic dishes which are attractive enough to go from oven to table – even when entertaining guests – are available from other […]

Pyrex 8 pc Smart Essentials Bowl Set

Many serving bowls are made just for that: serving. The advantage of these Pyrex bowls is that they can be used to serve, store, and heat food, all in the same container. The nonporous glass is designed to sustain preheated ovens, microwaves, fridges, freezers, and dishwashers, and it won’t warp, stain, or absorb odors like […]

Sleep On It: Prepare Delicious Meals the Night Before That You Can Pop in the Oven the Next Day!

Company is coming and you can’t imagine how you’re going to find the time to cook for them. That’s when you will reach for Sleep On It by Carol Gordon, an paperback compilation of homey recipes from innkeepers across America. All of these recipes are intended to be assembled the night before, refrigerated, and popped in the […]

Vidalia Chop Wizard Pro

Prepping is one of the most laborious and time consuming tasks in the kitchen, and chopping is the most tedious task when it comes to prepping. The Vidalia Chop Wizard helps with this task; it can chop, slice, and dice virtually any fruit or vegetable to make cooking less of a chore and more enjoyable. […]

Around the World in 80 Purees by Leena Saini

Food is a great connector of people, locally and globally. Develop your baby’s palate with easy-to-prepare purees inspired by what babies eat around the world. The flavors of India, China, Nigeria, Spain, Italy, Japan, and others are here in versions suitable for infants through toddlers.

Dough-Joe Pizza Steel Baking Sheet

Steel is the most recent ‘best’ way to make pizza at home; it delivers blazing heat for the ultimate crust. Try the pre-seasoned, carbon steel Dough-Joe Pizza Steel Baking Sheet–The Samurai™–15″ x 15″ x 1/4″ from the Falls Culinary, Inc.

Chef’s Choice Electric Food Slicer

Even with the sharpest knife, it’s difficult to cut by hand the paper-thin slices of raw meats that are called for in many stir-fries and dishes like Korean bulgogi. Uniform, thin, flexible slices allow for super-fast marinating and quick cooking in a wok, skillet, or on a grill. An electric slicer is, of course, what […]

Modernist Bread

Modernist Bread is not for the faint of heart. Authored by Nathan Myhrvold and Francisco Migoya of the Modernist Cuisine lab located in Washington State, this enormous, pricy set is the work of a full team of chefs, bakers, photographers, and food wonks looking to uncover the secrets of what makes bread so damn good. […]

Child’s Apron to Personalize

Let your child’s imagination shine through on an apron he/she can personalize for him/herself. Little bakers may draw cupcakes and cookies or they may decide on a seasonal theme. Perhaps they’d want to “twin” with an apron that looks like mom’s or dad’s. They could even design aprons for siblings!

Premium 17 inch Stainless Steel Magnetic Knife Holder

These one-foot long magnetic knife bars are a great way to show off your best knives to advantage and keep them right at hand. The bars save the knives from getting knicks by other utensils in drawers. They also let the knives dry properly out in the open instead of in a narrow slit of […]