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Calphalon No Peek Waffle Maker

Pros: Non-stick, sturdy, easy to clean, large capacity, nice chime, indicator light Cons: None Rating: 5 out of 5

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MetroKitchen exclusives & sweepstakes; bookmarks

Hey there. I just got a press release from MetroKitchen. They’re celebrating their 10-year anniversary with a bunch of exclusive items and a pretty cool sweepstakes. It looks like the sweepstakes itself will start on November 15th. October 30, 2008

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Cuisipro pastry blender

Pros: Sturdy, strong, tough, and did I mention, sturdy? Cons: None Rating: 5 out of 5

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Cuisipro measuring spoons

Pros: Handy odd sizes; balance well on counters; dishwasher-safe; sturdy Cons: None Rating: 5 out of 5

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Cuisipro Snap Fit Cookie Cutters

Pros: Snap together for easy storage; dishwasher safe; strong plastic Cons: Too-fine corners; won’t release dough Rating: 2 out of 5

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What to buy your favorite cook for the holidays: 2006 Buyers’ Guide

If your favorite cook already has plenty of the basics, one alternative is to give them something a bit different and interesting. Specialized items, or items of unusual design, are a good option.

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Holiday cooking reviews

The season for holiday cooking fast approaches. This means we’ll be intensively using cookbooks and kitchenware in our home; we often use the wild excesses of Thanksgiving cooking to help us review things for the Christmas shopping season that our

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Senseo Coffee Maker Model HD7810, EcoPad refillable pod, and Douwe Egberts Medium Roast Coffee

The Senseo isn’t for people who want to drink their coffee in bulk. It’s meant for folks who want that experience of a single cup of hot, frothy coffee–like they might get in a cafe–but in their own home and without the hassle of a big espresso machine or other appliance.

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What to Buy Your Favorite Cook for the Holidays: 2005 Buyers’ Guide

This year we tested out an awful lot of cookware and cookbooks, both items sent to us for review and things we own ourselves. I thought I’d summarize some of my highest recommendations here to help you figure out what

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Maxam Chef’s Secret Stainless Steel Round Griddle KTGRID

One of the major problems I’ve always had with cooking pancakes on the stove as opposed to on an electric griddle is getting even enough heating to end up with evenly-cooked pancakes, and that just isn’t a problem with this griddle.

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Stuff for Gamers

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