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Nonstick Pan - I Have a Nick - Do I have to Dump it?

by Lila 15 years ago

I never really followed all the teflon hysteria, but now that my pan has a little nick in it, I wonder -- should I replace it? Will I get sick if I don't?

Home Meat Slicer - any good reasonably priced ones?

by RSMBob 15 years ago

A number of years ago I spnt $100 or so on a seemingly well-built Rival meal slicer...but I have never been happy with it. I can never get even slices, never get them thin enough and it seems to te...

Is there a special container for making sauerkraut?

by Howard-2 15 years ago

I've been experimenting with making sauerkraut. Now I wonder if there is a special pot or vessel or container or something that kraut makers use. Anyone know the answer?

Cuisinart automatic ice cream maker

by Ernie Diamond 15 years ago

We're talking base model here, the $45 dollar version. How does it perform? It this a good machine? I'm not particularly concerned about the value if this doesn't make a good product.

Rookie question about gas oven pilots

by nooodles 15 years ago

Okay, this is really dumb, but I've never had a gas stove before so here goes... If the stovetop is gas powered, is the oven beneath necessarily a gas powered oven? I ask because I need to keep m...

New Smoker - need help

by Lis 15 years ago

I recently purchased a Bandera smoker/cooker. Though the $800.00 smokers appealed to me more, my budget sent me this way. Plus, it looked more my size - very fitting for a 5 foot 100 pound women....

Downdraft cooktop: Venting the oven

by doctor_mama 15 years ago

Much to my delight, we are moving into a new house in July with a much bigger, nicer kitchen than our current setup. For the first time, I'll have a Jenn-Air cooktop with downdraft venting and a do...

Charcoal grill question

by nickdanger 15 years ago

Seeking opinions on the Weber kettle w/gas ignition. Looking to replace my old grill, I'm wondering if it is easier and faster than a chimney or other coal starting methods.

small pasta machines

by pinstripeprincess 15 years ago

can anyone suggest a small pasta roller? i've never tried searching for one and have resorted to using a rolling pin but it just isn't cutting it to get the type of paper thin pasta i adore. i ju...

Sitram Profiserie Cookware?

by Spot 15 years ago

Shopping for some newlyweds. Amazon's selling an 11 piece set of Sitram Profiserie cookware for $130, which seems like a very good deal. Almost too good to be true, in fact. Anyone know anything ...

Microwave Oven Recommendations

by Laura D. 15 years ago

Hi everyone, I'm moving into my first apartment and need to purchase a microwave oven. However, I'm not sure what to look for, and haven't been able to get my hands on a copy of consumer reports i...

margaritaville drink maker?

by nickbobo 15 years ago

Saw it on the Frontgate catalogue. Says it shaves the ice really well, then mixes. $300 but looks like it might actually work. Anybody try it? Alternatives?

What's a cazador - and how do you use it?

by HowardL 15 years ago

On my "to do" list I found an old notation -- "go to Newark and buy a cazador". When, and why, I wrote that down is now a mystery to me. I assume it's some kind of cooking vessel, probably made of ...

Villaware sear tops?

by rexmo 15 years ago

Looking for some of these. Anyone know where to find a deal on Villa Ware sear tops?

I'd like to buy a mandoline

by Marsha 15 years ago

Any tips on buying a mandoline for slicing thin potatoes? Price range, sources, what to look for? Thank you.

Help my find this great gadget

by D-NY 15 years ago

At one point I bought a green disc that you place in the vegetable bin which keeps your veggies fresh longer (kind of the opposite of what happens when you put an apple in a bag to make the other v...

Krup's Juice Extractor?

by Katie Nell 15 years ago

I'm thinking about getting my dad a juicer for Father's Day. I found this Krup's model on Crate & Barrel, and it's really reasonably priced. I know Krup's is usually a decent brand, but does anyo...

looking for electric food slicer

by cheryl 15 years ago

Does anyone have a recommendation for an electric slicer? We cured our own ham which turned out well but really needs to be sliced very thinly. I can't get thin enough slices with a knife and e...

Yay - I found my mom's juicer!

by Caitlin McGrath 15 years ago

I grew up using the citrus juicer my mother's probably had for 40 years now, and for quite a few years, I've been coveting it, but they've been impossible to find (my mother says she's only seen ot...

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