The $30 AeroPress emerged as the single-cup coffeemaker of choice when the Daily News tested out seven models. Testers also agreed machines that use ground beans rather than pods produce better tasting brews.
Appliance maker Electrolux is unveiling a new upscale product range on the North American market. The Grand Cuisine line of products includes a blaster chiller for rapid freezing and six other appliances that will have costs as much as $120,000.
A mug and teapot with an image of an eye are part of a new line of John Derian designs from French ceramic tableware company Astier de Villatte. The line also includes a plate called Starfish at Night and a serving bowl with a blue coral-like pattern. The line will also be dishwasher safe.
Food Safe Silicone Stretch Lids are a handy, reusable alternative to plastic wrap for kitchen storage tasks, writes environmental journalist Debra Atlas. The dishwasher- and microwave-safe silicone lids come in sizes ranging from three to 11 inches, and can stretch to fit almost any storage or baking container.