Juice Processors and Puree Makers: Best of Both Worlds

120810_rg_JuiceProcessors_01.jpgI’ve been blending smoothies for a while, but you quickly become aware at how limited a traditional blender becomes once you want to use different fruits and vegetables. To get the most of processing fruits and veg, you need a juicer. There are a number of different models available, but we’ve managed to find only a few that do as much as the ones highlighted in this post.

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Lift Up Kitchen Doors: Sleek Convenience or a Hassle?

120810_rg_LiftUpKitchenDoors_01.jpgWhen you’re opting for a sleek and minimal look in your kitchen, lift up doors are an effective way to hide away appliances like microwaves and ovens when not in use. This is definitely an good option for people with kitchens without integrated appliances. But while they look very nice, will looks trump function and hamper the everyday use in the kitchen?

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Refurbished Artisan Small Appliances From KitchenAid

110510_rg_KitchenAid_01.jpgThe iconic KitchenAid Artisan small appliances just seem to get more and more alluring. At the latest, the stand mixers are available in a wide range of colors, which are perfect to serve as a highlight in your modern kitchen.

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Living Without A Microwave: Pros & Cons

It’s been almost 4 years since I’ve had a microwave. I used to use one daily when I was living in North America. My life in Asia doesn’t include a microwave. How does it affect my kitchen? Not much, in all honesty, and here’s why it hasn’t affected how I cook all that much.

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Distinctive Italian Range Hoods For Your Kitchen

Unique range hoods will tend to set your kitchen apart from most. If you can afford them, we think Italian range hoods are definitely a sexy option to consider while remodeling your kitchen. The hoods look very different from anything else we’ve seen, and will spice up your kitchen, thanks to their Italian flair and design.

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Kitchen Tech: Dishdrawers, Hit or Miss?

One of the most interesting trends in dishwashers is that now, you can buy dishdrawers. What are they? They are simply dishwashers that are made to fit into drawers. The benefit is that it requires one less step to put a dish into it. Does that actually make much of a difference? Read on to find out more.

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New Funky Range Hoods to Spice Up Your Kitchens

Beautiful range hoods will set your kitchen apart and spice up the overall look of your home. That being said, in order to get the funkier designs, you’ll have to spend more. Is this expense worth it? It all depends on how much you’ve allotted for your appliances and we find that swanky range hoods or funky espresso machines to make a difference.

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Slimline Dishwashers: When Space Is At A Premium

Dishwashers are very convenient. Although I’ve spent a long time without one, once you get used to having one around, it’s hard to let go of it because you simply pop your dirty dishes inside and before you know it, you’ve got clean dishes. Slimline dishwashers are made for smaller places, perfect for the small studio or apartment where you’d usually omit a dishwasher.

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Best Technological Kettles For Tea Lovers

While I love coffee, I can’t drink it everyday, so I drink a lot of tea. I’ve cut down on my strong Orange Pekoe tea consumption as well, to cut down on the stimulants in my diet, but I still have a cup every day. I do love drinking herbal teas. There’s just something very comforting of having a hot mug of tea in your hands. Personal favorites include anise, mint, and lemon teas. Here are some of the best tea brewers available right now.

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New Small Kitchen Appliances That Set Themselves Apart

No matter how small your kitchen is, it’s easy to enhance the overall look with a few touches of luxury. Instead of going for bigger and expensive appliances, adding one or two really good-looking small kitchen appliances will definitely improve the overall feel of your kitchen.

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