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...

Knife Sets

Every kitchen needs a great set of knives. I like to build my collection one blade at a time, but there are dozens of great knife block sets on the market. Click here to read 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.  

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The Blog

Best Milk Steamer for Home Use
There was a time when, if you wanted to have a latte or a cappuccino with a layer of froth[...]
Best Water Filters That Remove Fluoride and Chlorine
Adding fluoride to water began in the United States as early as 1801, but was not implemented as a nationwide[...]
How to Cook Baby Back Ribs in the Oven
Barbecued baby back ribs are a legend, but many shy away from making them out of fear. Roasting them in[...]
The Best Way to Bake a Sweet Potato in the Microwave
Many of us turn our nose up at the idea of using a microwave as the primary method of cooking[...]
How to Season Cast Iron (Bacon Grease & more)– The Definitive Guide
Seasoning cast iron is a process, and it is literally the foundation on which you cook your food.   It is critically[...]
Best Espresso Makers for a Bargain
Updated Apr 4, 2019. If you’re serious about your caffeine addiction like me, then you NEED to have an Espresso Machine[...]

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