Welcome to The Kitchen Professor

Do you want:

  • Cool information about food?
  • Interesting and tasty recipes?
  • A nerdy outlook on anything in the kitchen?

If you answered “Yes” to any of those questions, then, my friends, you are in the right place. My name is Doug, aka the kitchen professor. No, I’m not really a professor. Read more here…

Product Reviews


BBQ Smokers

We put all sorts of smokers through the paces. Electric, Charcoal, Woodburning, and even Propane Smokers are reviewed! Click Here for more...

Cast Iron

I have a little fetish for cast iron. I started with Lodge but then discovered the vintage stuff - Wagner is my favorite right now.  Click Here for more...

Food Processors

A good food processor might be the most useful thing in the kitchen. We tested big ones, small ones, cheap and expensive... Click here to read more...

Knife Sharpeners

If you have a knife, you need to have a knife sharpener. A dull knife is bad news and should not be tolerated. Okay, that's just my opinion but still...keep your knives sharp! Click here to read more...

The Review Process

We have reviews on many different products. We test everything we can first-hand but sometimes we have to go on the experience of others. If we can't test the products with our own hands, we gather all the information we can and even analyze 100s of reviews by real owners.  


The Blog

Best Knife to Carve Prime Rib
When it comes to kitchen tools, there is only one that needs to be as good as you can afford,[...]
Best Electric Knife for Cleaning Fish
Everyone loves a new gadget in the kitchen, and most people like a nice fillet of fish, so using a[...]
What’s the Best Seasoning for Steak
Many of us love steak, but it isn’t something we get to eat every day (sadly). Steak is a special[...]
What’s the Best Waffle Iron for Crispy and Liege Waffles
Waffles get a bit of a bad rap in modern culture, perhaps thanks to the fact we usually see them[...]
What Are the Best Paper Towels
If you’re in any way environmentally-conscious, your mind will likely jump to images of deforestation and landfills whenever you hear[...]
What Are the Best Kitchen Shears
One of the best tools I have for my kitchen are my kitchen shears. A good pair of shears can[...]

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