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The 5 Best Insulated Water Bottles [Ranked]

Insulated Water Bottle

In this post we examine five of the best-selling insulated water bottles.Insulated water bottles are vacuum-sealed and designed to keep liquids hot in the winter and cold in the summer. In addition, they’re really lightweight and durable. Plus they’re chemical-free compared to plastic bottles (Source). Insulated water bottles are often used by athletes and avid gym-goers. Yet, […]

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The 5 Best Rotary Cheese Graters [Ranked]

In this post we examine 5 of the best-selling rotary cheese graters. These hand-turned, manual cheese slicers are utilitarian throwbacks- highly functional for family pasta dinners.Indeed, these rotary cheese graters are handy kitchen devices (Source).How They WorkA block of hard cheese goes in and a spinning, circular grater shreds the cheese. To keep everything in […]

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The 5 [Best] Induction Cooktops

An induction cooktop is an alternative to more traditional gas or electric cooktops. They use electromagnetic energy rather than using heating elements or burners. The manufacturers claim that they are more efficient and safer than traditional gas and electric cooking options (Source). You may be wondering “How does induction cooking work?” Well, it’s a very […]

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The 5 Best Nitrogen Regulators [Ranked]

Nitrogen Regulator

If you’re planning on opening a bar or grill, one thing that’s going to be a must-have item is a nitrogen tank regulator for beverage dispensing (Source). A nitrogen regulator is a standard pressure control valve that reduces the input pressure from a liquid or gas that is stored in a pressurized tank (Source). There […]

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The 5 Best Iced Tea Makers

Iced Tea Makers

The way iced tea makers work is by brewing bagged or loose tea and then dripping it onto a pitcher of ice that cools it down (Source). This removable pitcher can be used to serve or store your drink.They generally feature auto-shutoffs, ​brew strength adjusters, on/off lights, and removable steeping baskets (Source). ​How they compareWe examined […]

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The 5 Best Meat Slicers

The electric food slicers we examined are not quite commercial-grade (though the 40 lb. Giantex gets closest), but are reasonably efficient meat-cutting solutions for home users (Source). They’re marketed to handle meat, vegetables, breads and cheese with thickness controls enabling you to achieve paper-thin deli cuts, while also serving inch-thick cuts (Source).The way they work, the […]

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The 5 Best Cheese Making Kits Reviewed

Cheese Making Kits

Cheese making kits enable you to create (primarily soft) cheeses at home (Source). They typically include all of the necessary ingredients, minus the milk and some of the hardware (pots, pans, thermometer). Great as starter kits, buyers tell us that once they get going creating cheese they begin to purchase the kit’s ingredients separately, in […]

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The 5 Best Over The Sink Cutting Boards

Over The Sink Cutting Boards

Over the sink cutting boards provide extending cutting areas that fit over kitchen sinks (Source). They often include integrated colanders for draining cans of kidney beans or storing peeled potatoes to give them a rinse before chucking them in the slow cooker (Source). Great for kitchens with limited counter-space, they provided added real estate for […]

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The 5 Best Quesadilla Makers Reviewed

Quesadilla

Quesadilla makers are specialty tortilla presses that enable home chefs to create quesadilla pockets in under 5 minutes. A quesadilla, technically, is a type of tortilla that you can stuff with cheese, shrimp, peppers, tomatoes, chicken, beef and pork (Source). There are a range of options on the market (Source). However, most of them are […]

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The 5 Best Meat Claw Pork Pullers Reviewed

Meat Claw Pork Pullers

Meat-shredding claws are designed to function as extensions of your arms, letting you tear up pork, lift turkey, shred chicken and toss salads. Utilized by BBQ pit masters, food truckers, and home-kitchen meat-shredders, they can save you a ton of time if you need to work through a 10 lb. pork butt, or shred a […]

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