Cream Dispenser: Another Great Kitchen Item

Whatever the season may be, Christmas, birthdays or any other parties, kids simply love to munch desserts every after meal. You will rarely find a child who does not like to eat ice cream, fruit salad and other sweets that touches their taste buds. Beyond what occasion is, it is indeed a great move to

Go Home & Go Green: How to Minimize Waste in Your Kitchen

On a global scale, one third of the produce that we grow is thrown out, culminating in 1.3 billion tons of wasted food every year. After confronting themselves with these appallingly high numbers, most people gasp in disbelief, but then simply sigh and say, “Well, I personally don’t throw out that much. I can’t be

Ways to Measure Hotel Kitchen Performance

What do hotel visitors value most of all? Of course they want to live in good looking rooms, be able to use phone and the Internet, receive additional services as well as be able to enjoy exquisite cuisine. Yes, many people choose hotels just by the cuisine and reputation of hotel restaurants. This especially concerns

Making Food Preparation Easy With Varied Commercial Kitchen Equipment

Modern kitchen technology in commercial areas is getting advanced more and more with every passing year, offering new appliances and equipment that make a kitchen work (ranging from cooking, cleaning the dishes to keeping proper food storage) lot more efficient, safe and easy. In service or hospitality industries like hotels, restaurants, industrial canteens, food courts,

Designing Your Kitchen for Your Budget

“How come it costs that much?” That must be one of the questions that I hear the most often when I submit price quotations for kitchen cabinetry to homeowners. Although it is true that cabinetry can be designed to be low-budget, middle-range, or high-end, there are so many factors involved that can easily push an

3 Kitchen Blender Problems You Can Fix Yourself

Over time, even the best kitchen blenders will start to show damage. This is especially true if you use your blender every day to make thick smoothies. Today, in our throw-away society we’re quick to just trash a product at the first sign of a malfunction. Small appliances like blenders are usually not worth taking

Forged Kitchen Knives Vs Stamped Kitchen Knives

This article will aid you with the pivotal decision of whether you want forged blades or stamped blades for your kitchen knives. There is a lot of misinformation going around when you’re shopping for a new set of knives and it can be really confusing when all you want to do is slice or dice

The Evolution of Kitchen Home Appliances in an Age-Free Environment

The “new” retirement would wisely be referred to as “unretirement,” a decades-long, active, involved extension of life. Home will be headquarters during this exciting stage of life, and the kitchen will be command central. From untraditional housing styles to universal design, the kitchen will be the first true age-free space. Kitchen-Centric Housing Retirement age is

Choosing Kitchen Utensils For Enameled Cast Iron Cookware

When choosing kitchen implements for enameled cast iron cookware, it is important to understand the nature of the enamel that makes it different from ordinary cast iron pots and pans. Standard cast iron can be given nonstick properties and rendered easier to clean by seasoning with hot oil or grease. Baking oil into the pan

‘Kitchen’ by Banana Yoshimoto – Review

One of the many appeals of Banana Yoshimoto’s novella Kitchen is that it deals with feelings everyone can relate to. Everyone has been hungry, and images of hunger, food and meals are plentiful in the novella. Other common feelings also come up, especially sadness and loneliness. Early in the book, the reader discovers the protagonist,

Top Ten Kitchen Tools and Gadgets!

Hello and thank you for reading my article. Here we go my Top ten favorite kitchen tools I feel every cook should own! 1. A Cake Tester – When I am cooking I always have a cake tester on me and I use it almost as much as my knife. You can use a cake

The Priority List For Buying Small Kitchen Appliances

In the process of setting up a kitchen the shopping list is endless. A lot of course depends on the eating habits of the family, whether they prefer eating out or like cooking at home for more nourishing, wholesome and economical meals. The shopping list inevitably includes crockery, cutlery, cooking pans and serving bowls, large

Decluttering Blueprint – Step 3 – Organizing Your Kitchen

If your kitchen isn’t living up to your expectations, give it a makeover for convenience and pizazz using the steps below. Take stock of your kitchens purpose. Is it for cooking, baking, eating, and storing food? If so, move all the items that are unrelated to the purpose of your space (such as papers, magazines,

Buy a Small Or Large Kitchen Table

In a large kitchen a huge kitchen table serves a wide array of functions, providing additional preparation space for chopping and mixing and will also serve as a repository for large items in frequent use, such as a food processor. The chances are that, if your food processor has to be taken down from a

The Importance of Spices Rack in Our Kitchen

A spice stand is a kind of kitchen equipment that is designed in holding spices in containers which are uniform in sizes like glass jars or metal canisters. There are plenty of configurations intended for food seasoning stands, starting from little wall-mounted styles to big rotating spice stands designed to be set aside in the

It’s Easy to Be Green in the Kitchen

With all the news in the media about global warming, and the economy still trying to rebound, everyone is trying to find ways to save money and more eco-friendly. One way to contribute is in the kitchen, and it’s easy to be green in the kitchen. Reduce the amount of meat and poultry you eat.

The Benefits of Owning a Mini Food Processor For Your Kitchen

These days, people think that the bigger the devices are, the better they perform. However, there is still some situation that dictates that the petite equipment can out perform a larger one. This is especially true for the mini food processor. Mini food processors are small devices that allow you to chop and prepare foods

“Crazy Sexy Kitchen” Produces Plant Based Excitement

Several years ago, there were only a handful of vegan cookbooks. Today, there are dozens, and I recently learned there are 200 new vegan cookbooks on the way! Great news, unless you are deciding which cookbook to add to your library. Fortunately for me, I did not have to choose, as I received a hardcopy

The Importance of Keeping Your Kitchen Clean

Neglecting to clean your kitchen on a regular basis can have detrimental consequences on your family. Since the kitchen is where our food preparation is performed, avoiding the cleaning of the area can result in food poisoning from cross contamination and other such harmful things. As such maintaining a hygienic kitchen environment is essential. This

Kitchen Hierarchy: Who’s On First?

Food network aficionados know that some of their favorite celebrity chefs operate and cook in their own restaurants, and you can be sure they run their kitchens with military precision from their own position as executive chef on down to the dishwashers and busboys. Each position has definite duties, which are learned in culinary school

A Kitchen Rooster Brings You Luck

Throughout different cultures the rooster has been a symbol of many things one of the most predominant is luck. Having some form of Rooster in your kitchen is said to bring you luck and could just make you feel good. Here is a little more information about Roosters and Rooster folklore. First a little bit

Some of the Best Cooking Books That Need to Be in Your Kitchen

Having just graduated from university, cooking books have a firm place on my kitchen shelf. From disastrous attempts at making barely edible dishes, my time as a student has exposed me to many cooking books. Here are the top ten of the best cooking books that are invaluable to any wannabe Masterchefs out there. Ready…

10 Commandments For Kitchen Safety

“Nonna, can I please wash the dishes?” pleaded Ally, my eight-year-old granddaughter. Ally is like most kids, she loves to help in the kitchen. Although she’s eager to wash dishes , I’ll guarantee, that in four or five years the sight of dirty dishes won’t be so exciting. Today, helping to wash dishes is fun,