Emily Coyle describes six kitchen items that could make good Father's Day gifts for the man who has enough tools. Included are the Magic Bullet mini blender, a Wolfgang Puck grill, a cocktail shaker, a barbecue tool set, an iPad rack and a Wüsthof Gourmet 7-Piece Knife Set.
Beka's Clean Cooking frying pan is a good choice for giving "a better frying pan" as a Mother's Day gift, according to Super Chef. The pan features a see-through glass lid with vents that let steam out along with a curved rim to help minimize splatters, as well as a detachable handle.
City officials in Merriam, Kansas have given their unanimous approval to a plan by international retailing giant Ikea to build a store in the Kansas City suburb. Construction on the 350,000-square-foot outlet is slated to begin during the summer 2013.
Retailers are offering up a variety of kitchen accessories to help home cooks prepare appealing nutritious dishes. The T-Fal Balanced Living Yogurt Maker helps create healthier yogurt than is available in stores, for example, and the WearEver’s Pure Living 5-Piece Cookware Set features ceramic coating.
At a time when consumers are faced with the choice of a dizzying array of kitchen gadgets for everything from slicing green beans to making ice cream, chefs and other foodies name the tools they can't live without. A spatula, whisk, set of knives, kitchen radio and a good non-stick frying pan make the cut.