Author: Emery

Best Sharpening Stones for Kitchen Knives

To keep your kitchen knives in top condition, sharpening them occasionally is necessary. Home cooks have a few options to keep their knives sharp: a honing steel (which doesn’t actually sharpen the blade, but rather realigns the edge), an electric sharpener, a manual sharpener, or, as you might’ve guessed by […]

The Best Chef Knives of 2019

A good chef’s knife is one of the most valuable tools a cook can have in the kitchen. If you’re shopping for one, and you haven’t had a “good” knife before, you’ll likely be amazed by how long you made it without. We reviewed some of the best knives out […]

Nordic Ware Krumkake Iron Review

One of the most delicious things made in Norwegian kitchens is krumkake. Similar to Italian pizzelles, a krumkake is a light cookie made on an iron (typically embossed with a decorative design) and rolled on a little wooden cone. Tasty on their own and fabulous filled with whipped cream and […]

Wake Up with the Best Coffee Makers of 2019

Coffee is like a religion to some, so buying the best vessel to obtain this magical liquid is of utmost importance. Coffee makers come at every price point imaginable, and there are seemingly endless manufacturers, models, and types. We’re here to help! We reviewed the top coffee makers on the […]

Best Dinnerware Sets 2019

Picking out dishes can sometimes be daunting – there are just so many choices in color, shape, size, material, and so forth. If you’re looking to add some fancier pieces to your cupboards, a set might not be your best bet (you should consider picking up individual pieces). But if […]

Useful Kitchen Gadgets to Gift (or Keep!)

In addition to basics, like cookware and knives, utensils and cutting boards, there are various kitchen gadgets that can be useful to have in the kitchen. Their usefulness depends on the cook, of course, but sometimes there are gadgets that do just one thing — but do it really well […]

Kitchen Gift Guide: Our (& Oprah’s!) Favorite Things

If you’re shopping for a foodie or budding home chef, you’re in luck: There are tons of fantastic gifts out there that will be perfect additions to your loved one’s kitchen. Need some ideas? We’ve got you covered! Oprah’s highly-anticipated, annual list of Favorite Things always provides plenty of inspiration. […]