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This page has some of my favorite items that I use in my kitchen.
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Items I use in my kitchen
Spiralizer 5-Blade Vegetable Slicer
Spiralizer 5-Blade Vegetable Slicer, Strongest-and-Heaviest Duty, Best Veggie Pasta & Spaghetti Maker for Low Carb/Paleo/Gluten-Free Meals, With 3 Exclusive Recipe eBooks
STRONGER THAN EVER – Our New 3rd Generation 2017 model is 30-35% stronger than previous models. Our 420 high carbon cutlery grade stainless steel blades and stronger ultra reinforced BPA free ABS make it possible to spiralize harder root vegetables like sweet potatoes and turnips that previously broke spiralizer handles
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WHY DO I NEED THIS? – Enjoy your meals even if you are on a diet (raw, vegan, low carb, gluten-free, no wheat, Paleo). Replace high carb pasta with veggie pasta. A Perfect Gift for All Occasions: What is better than the gift of health?
LIFETIME REPLACEMENT – You are covered by Spiralizer’s lifetime no-hassle replacement policy
Instant Pot 8 Qt 7-in-1 Multi-Use Programmable Pressure Cooker
Duo 8 Quart, the number 1 selling multi-cooker, combines 7 kitchen appliances in 1, Pressure Cooker, Slow Cooker, Rice Cooker, Steamer, Sauté, Yogurt Marker and Warmer, prepares dishes up to 70% faster to support your busy lifestyle
Features 14 Smart Programs – Soup, Meat/Stew, Bean/Chili, Poultry, Sauté/Simmer, Rice, Multigrain, Porridge, Steam, Slow Cook, Keep Warm, Yogurt, Manual, and Pressure Cook. Now, your favorite dishes are as easy as pressing a button
Healthy, stainless steel (18/8) inner cooking pot made from food grade 304, no chemical coating, 3-ply bottom for even heat distribution, fully sealed environment traps the flavours, nutrients and aromas within the food
Built with the latest 3rd generation technology, the microprocessor monitors pressure, temperature, keeps time, and adjusts heating intensity and duration to achieve your desired results every time
UL and ULC certified with 10 safety mechanisms to provide you with added assurance, designed to eliminate many common errors
Accessories include stainless steel steam rack with handles, rice paddle, soup spoon, measuring cup, condensation collector and recipe booklet
ps. If you see this in my son’s apartment, please return it to me asap. 🙂
Also…my friend purchased a faulty one (different model-same company) at a local store and the company gave her beyond exceptional customer service!
This could be my favorite kitchen toy…. at least one of them…
It certainly got me through my smoothie phase.
Easy to use Variable Speed Control and Pulse Feature
Low Profile, BPA free 64-ounce container with spill-proof vented lid
Commercial-grade 2.2 horsepower motor, Electrical Ratings: 120 V, 50/60 Hz, 11.5 Amps
Laser-cut, stainless-steel hammer mill and cutting blades
Backed by a 5-year full warranty and 30-day guarantee
They too have great customer service!
My new best friend.
Farberware Multi-functional Powerful and Versatile No Oil Smell, No Splatter, No Mess Fast Cooking Air Fryer
I don’t really care which brand of this you like best. The point is that this is an amazing invention. Everyone makes potatoes in these too.
Once I got potatoes out of the way, ‘fried’ chicken came back into my life. By the way, check out my recipe for low carb fried chicken…
Multi-functional and versatile, for frying, baking, grilling and roasting with little-to-no oil added
Powerful air frying technology with rapid hot air circulation system gives your food a crispy fried finish
No oil smell, no splatter, no mess – Cooks steaks, roasted potatoes, vegetables and much more
Temperature control – Timer up to 30min, with auto shut-off feature
Recommended cooking capacity up to 900g/2 lb – Easy to clean, dishwasher safe parts (food basket, basket holder)
I actually have several preferred products here
At the risk of sharing my age… I have had this for over 20 years. I use it several times a week. It still functions the way that it did when I first got it. Now I buy these for family members (nieces mostly) when they get married because I believe in them.
KitchenAid Classic Plus Series 4.5-Quart Tilt-Head Stand Mixer
Multipurpose attachment hub, over 15 optional attachments
4.5-Qt. Stainless Steel Bowl
Includes coated flat beater, coated dough hook, and wire whip, 1-year warranty
Multipurpose Power Hub
4.5-Qt. Stainless Steel Bowl
I also have this for my stand mixer.
I cannot imagine not having this.
All metal beater for KitchenAid durability with flexible edge that thoroughly scrapes ingredients into the bowl
Maintains safe wattage draw
And sometimes I will cheat on my stand up mixer and use this.
5 Speeds: Mix ingredients for a variety of recipes from slowly stirring in chunky ingredients, like nuts or chocolate chips, at speed one to whipping egg whites or heavy cream at speed five.
Lock the cord into either the left or right side of the mixer so you can approach ingredients from any angle. The round cord is easy to wipe clean.
Easily and quickly remove any accessory from the hand mixer with the single-handed press of a button.
The Stainless Steel Turbo Beater™ II Accessories are ideal for mixing heavy ingredients. Dishwasher safe.
1 year hassle-free replacement warranty
This comes in a lot of cool colors!
OXO Good Grips Salad Spinner
One day my local warehouse store ran out of the bags of Romaine so I had to by the stalks and do all of the work myself. Gasp.
That’s when I bought a salad spinner. I liked it so much that I got one for my restaurant too!
Easy, one-handed operation with patented pump mechanism and brake button
Soft, non-slip knob locks down for storage, and a non-slip ring and wide base keep bowl steady on countertop
Elegant, clear bowl is perfect for serving, and basket can be used separately as a colander
Clear, flat lid allows for convenient stacking when not in use, disassembles for easy cleaning, and parts are top-rack dishwasher safe and BPA Free
Capacity 6.22 qt bowl, 4.95 qt basket, Dimensions 10.5” x 10.5” x 6”
Recommended by America’s Test Kitchen
I wear these in my restaurant.
They are cute and functional. I love that there is a decent pocket to hold my phone.
Also, the company has many daily deals making these even more affordable!