Category Archives: Tools & Gadgets

Stronger than Titanium, Lighter than Steel, Sharp for Years. Is this Superknife?

By Lorrie Baumann Step aside, Sheriff, there’s a new knife in town. VMatter Cutlery has announced the launch of a crowdfunding campaign to bring to market a knife made of a new material that the company claims has the potential … Continue reading

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Spoon & Strain Serving Tongs from Dexas

The Dexas Spoon & Strain Serving Tongs have a new ergonomic shape and soft-grip handles. One side of the tongs is slotted for quick draining, while the other side is a solid “spoon” shape. This sidecan be used to spoon … Continue reading

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OXO Scrapers Handy for Baking Season

Easily scrape leftover batter from bowls with the OXO Good Grips two-piece Bowl Scraper Set. The bean-shaped scraper provides a wide swiping area for large bowls, while the paddle-shaped scraper is perfect for getting to the bottom of narrow bowls … Continue reading

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New Tri-Stone Sharpener from WÜSTHOF

WÜSTHOF introduces its new Tri-Stone Sharpener (model 2911). As its name implies, the Tri-Stone Sharpener distinguishes itself from other whetstone sharpeners by featuring sharpening stones with three different and precisely engineered grit surfaces for optimum sharpening and honing results. Designed … Continue reading

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OXO Batter Dispenser for Drip-Free Pancakes

OXO is bringing a new dispenser for pancake batter to the market. It is the only batter dispenser with a valve in the spout that keeps batter from leaking between squeezes. The flexible, contoured body makes it easy to create … Continue reading

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Smith’s Consumer Products Names Vice President of Marketing

Smith’s Consumer Products, Inc., which makes a full line of manual and electric knife, scissors and tool sharpeners as well as an expanding line of kitchen and grilling tools, today announced that Troy Davis has been appointed Vice President of … Continue reading

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Patents Issued for Charcoal Companion Grill Accessories

The Companion Group, a leading manufacturer of barbecue tools, pizza accessories and other products for cooking outdoors, announced that the US Patent and Trademark Office recently issued two new patents for the Charcoal Companion brand of grilling accessories. The Moistly … Continue reading

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Freshy Prolongs Shelf Life of Food

Eating fresh often means throwing out food that spoils before you can eat it. That all changes with the North American launch of a revolutionary breakthrough in food preservation: Freshy! Freshy is a small, egg-shaped device that is placed both in … Continue reading

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The Spifter

The Spifter is a sifting spoon with interchangeable mesh bowls designed for precise placement of spices, herbs, decorative sugars, etc. Watch the video on the website here to see it in action. www.thespifter.com. There is nothing else like this on the … Continue reading

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Wusthof Adds Sushi Knife to Classic Collection

Wüsthof enhances its assortment of specialty knives in its best-selling Classic collection of precision-forged, full-tang cutlery with the addition of the Classic 9-inch Sushi Knife (4526-7/23). Available at retail nationwide in October 2013, the new Classic 9-inch Sushi Knife is … Continue reading

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