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 De Buyer La Swing Mandoline
De Buyer La Swing Mandoline
De Buyer La Swing Mandoline : Multi-use de Buyer mandoline with professional, cutlery-grade carbon-steel blades quickly cuts to exact size: ultra-fine to 3/8" thick. With precision thickness adjustment, convenient insertion of blade from the side, and large receptacle, this mandoline slices more at once effortlessly. Double horizontal blade with straight edge and serrated-edge slices, waffle cuts or crinkle cuts, with side knob to adjust thickness up to 10mm. Double julienne blade on this kitchen slicer features 4mm and 10mm spacings to easily cut thin "matchstick" strips for salads and thicker slices for stir fry, fajitas or French fries. Efficient and safe, with ergonomic pusher and pusher plate to keep hands away from blades. The de Buyer interior pusher plate is equipped with prongs and pins to secure food and push food toward blade, ensuring exceptional proficiency in prep. Secures to rails on mandoline. Spring-mounted to easily press and release food, a necessary safety feature for smaller food, and as larger food diminishes in size. Nonslip feet ensure steady firm control. Folding leg to store in minimal space. Cutlery-grade stainless-steel blades, stainless-steel, and polymer composite. Dishwasher-safe mandoline, receptacle and pusher plate. Hand wash blades. Made in France. Founded in France in 1830, de Buyer is the manufacturer of the professional mandoline slicer and blue-steel French crepe pan used by chefs around the world. de Buyer is renown for being the premier European supplier of top quality kitchen utensils, tools and cookware. Product Features Professional mandoline made in France does it all -- slices, juliennes, waffle cuts and crinkle cuts Razor-sharp blades are cutlery-grade stainless-steel Precision thickness adjustment with side knob to cut ultra-fine to 3/8" thick (10mm) Convenient side blade insertion for ease in use Large receptacle to accommodate vegetables and fruits Double horizontal blade with straight edge and serrated-edge slices, waffle cuts and crinkle cuts, up to 3/8" thick (10mm) Double julienne blade to cut 4mm and 10mm Upper plate adjusting for thickness of cuts Easy-grip receptacle and pusher plate ensure hands are safely away from blades Receptacle and pusher plate secure to rails on mandoline frame Nonslip feet for stability Folding leg to store de Buyer is the French manufacturer of premium tools, utensils and cookware since 1830
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
5 / 5
replacement
PostedJune 10, 2014
Customer avatar
1956
fromCasey Iowa
Gender:Male
My Cooking Level:Intermediate
When I'm in the Kitchen, I become: Cooking Enthusiast
I tend to cook meals that are:Hearty
Cooking Idol/Inspiration:Mom
I bought this to replace a cheaper moel I have had for years. This model i so much easier to change cutters and size it made everything simpler. I should have bought a better one first.
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CHEFS Carbon Steel Fry Pan : CHEFS carbon-steel frying pan is the heavy-gauge everyday pan for high-heat searing, braising, grilling and stir frying. Incredible value for restaurant-quality durability, this carbon steel skillet features a manageable weight and handle length to easily maneuver multiple pans on a stove top. With the outstanding ability to heat quickly and retain hot temperatures, this fry pan seals in flavors, moistness and nutrients. Excellent for frying eggs and adding a crisp texture to hash browns or sausages. Carbon steel skillet is unmatched for developing a delicate-crispy crust on grilled cheese sandwiches. Searing chicken breasts, braising vegetables or preparing blackened seafood, this 2mm carbon steel pan is preferred for consistent cooking performance and longevity. The go-to pan for deglazing, with high-heat tolerance and sloped sides for rich and flavorful reduction. The surface of this fry pan improves with use, creating a naturally nonstick surface to saute vegetables or bake fresh fish in creamy lemon butter sauce, ensuring easy release. Equally versatile for low-heat cooking, this carbon steel skillet maintains low-heat temperature to poach eggs or seafood. With repeated use, this skillet develops a darkened patina, providing an easy-release surface that improves in nonstick performance throughout time. PFOA-free and PTFE-free. With the 2mm thickness, and ergonomic cool-grip, silicone-covered handle, this fry pan is a natural choice for efficient meal prep. Stainless-steel handle is triple-riveted for long-life durability. Suitable for all cooktops, including induction. CHEFS signature collection of professional-quality cookware, kitchen tools, bakeware, dinnerware and more is meticulously crafted and tested to delight the most discerning cook. CHEFS commitment to innovative, functional design is the key to delivering products of exceptional quality, performance and durability for home and professional kitchens. Product Features Restaurant-quality carbon steel browns, sears, braises and deglazes to perfection Durable surface is metal-utensil safe High-heat tolerant skillet with 2mm thickness heats quickly and retains temperature to maintain flavor, moistness and nutrients of foods Seals food on the surface, resulting in the carmelization of natural juices (the Maillard reaction) Manageable weight and handle length to maneuver multiple skillets on a stove top Even-heating carbon steel adds a crisp texture to hash browns, sausages or grilled cheese sandwiches Gently sloped sides to saute vegetables or flip omelettes Excellent for low-heat cooking to poach eggs or seafood Develops a darkened patina, improving in nonstick performance throughout time PFOA-free and PTFE-free Stainless-steel handle is triple-riveted for long-life durability Cool-grip, silicone-covered handle CHEFS signature professional-quality cookware, tools, bakeware, serveware and dinnerware are meticulously crafted and tested, ensuring long-lasting durability and performance in the kitchen
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
5 / 5
new pan
PostedJune 10, 2014
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1956
fromCasey Iowa
Gender:Male
My Cooking Level:Intermediate
When I'm in the Kitchen, I become: Cooking Enthusiast
I tend to cook meals that are:Hearty
Cooking Idol/Inspiration:Mom
This suited my needs perfectly and was just as described.
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 Wusthof PRO Hollow Ground Nakiri, 7 inch
Wusthof PRO Hollow Ground Nakiri, 7 inch
Wusthof PRO Hollow Ground Nakiri, 7 inch : With its distinctive squared tip, the 7" Wusthof PRO Hollow Ground Nakiri Knife effortlessly chops fresh fruit and veggies from delicate leafy greens to thick winter squash. The Wusthof PRO nakiri with hollow ground edge creates air pockets to prevent foods from sticking to the blade. The hollow edge also slices thin, even cuts of meat without tearing or shredding. Designed and built exclusively for the tough day-to-day demands of the commercial kitchen, the Wusthof PRO series offers home chefs the same robust ergonomic handle that is comfortably curved to prevent hand fatigue with quick, repetitive cutting. Precision-stamped of high-carbon steel for greater stability and strength, the 7" hollow ground nakiri resists stains and retains its sharp edge through the rigors of daily use. The seamless, hygienic synthetic handle ensures a comfortable, slip-resistant grip. Since 1814 Wusthof has handmade its knives in Germany and the Wusthof PRO collection delivers ultimate professional styling and performance for chefs in world-class restaurants to busy home kitchens. Product Features Designed exclusively for professional chefs and the rigorous demands of the commercial kitchen Precision-stamped blade of high-carbon rust-free steel ensures long-lasting sharpness Hollow edge creates air pockets to prevent foods from sticking to the blade Hollow edge also slices thin, even cuts of meat without tearing or shredding Curved, ergonomic handle prevents hand fatigue Perfectly balanced for optimum control and effortless cutting ABS polymer handle is resistant to high heat, cracking and high impact Seamless handle provides hygienic reliability Large finger guard prevents hand from slipping onto the blade NSF approved Wusthof is the official knife of the German and Japanese National Culinary Teams Hand wash Lifetime warranty
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
4 / 5
New knife
PostedFebruary 19, 2013
Customer avatar
1956
fromCasey Iowa
Gender:Male
My Cooking Level:Intermediate
When I'm in the Kitchen, I become: Cooking Enthusiast
I tend to cook meals that are:Hearty
Cooking Idol/Inspiration:Mom
This is very light weight so my wife likes this,also very sharp and is easy to cut and pick-up veggies.
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 Stainless-Steel Mixing Bowl with Lid
Stainless-Steel Mixing Bowl with Lid
Stainless-Steel Mixing Bowl with Lid : The most practical prep, serve and storage bowls in your kitchen feature measurement markings and airtight lids to preserve freshness of foods. The stainless-steel mixing bowl with lid keeps ingredients fresh in the refrigerator or pantry and makes it easy to transport food to potlucks. Interior and exterior measurement markings let you easily prepare recipes right in the bowl. With the easy-grip rims and wide, flat-bottom bases, these are the ideal bowls to mix ingredients, make sauces and blend batters. Nonreactive to foods and thick-walled in construction, these bowls serve chips, salads or vegetables, even hot wings right from the grill or deep fryer. Polypropylene lid features a side tab for easy removal. Stainless-steel retains its smooth finish. Hand washing is recommended to maintain the natural luster of the stainless-steel. Product Features Stainless-steel prep, serve and storage bowls with lids are durable for everyday use The airtight lids preserves the freshness of foods in the refrigerator or pantry and allow easy transporting to the table or potlucks Exterior and interior measurement markings let you prepare recipes right in the bowl Ideal to mix ingredients, make sauces and blend batters With easy-grip rims and flat-bottom bases, these bowls are excellent servers for snacks, salads, vegetables or pasta Nonreactive to foods and thick-walled in construction, these bowls can take the heat of hot foods from a grill or deep fryer.
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
4 / 5
Bowls
PostedFebruary 19, 2013
Customer avatar
1956
fromCasey Iowa
Gender:Male
My Cooking Level:Intermediate
When I'm in the Kitchen, I become: Cooking Enthusiast
I tend to cook meals that are:Hearty
Cooking Idol/Inspiration:Mom
A nice heavy set of mixing bowls, plus have lids. So great for making things ahead and be able to keep it without moving to another vessel.
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Waring Pro Meat Grinder, MG855 : Heavy-duty, solid die-cast metal base on this Waring Pro Professional Meat Grinder houses a powerful 350 peak-watt motor to quickly and easily grind fresh beef, pork, turkey, chicken or ham. Easily create sausages or meatballs or grind your own meat for hamburgers, chilis and stews with this electric meat and food grinder. You control the fat content, and flavor with the spices you choose. This solid hardworking machine features sturdy, oversized hopper, large feed chute, extra-wide extrusion tube and extra-long pusher for continuous processing. Durable stainless-steel blade and plate on this electric meat and food grinder quickly process ingredients through discs. Three cutting discs include: fine for breakfast sausage, spreads, pates, baby food or ground vegetables for broths. Medium for Polish, Italian or Cajun sausage, turkey or venison sausage. Coarse disc to process ground meat for meatballs, stews, hamburgers or veal. Reverse function releases food to prevent clogging, without disassembling machine. Heavy-duty die-cast metal base with stainless-steel finish is corrosion-resistant. Instructions and recipes included. Hand wash removable parts. 5-year motor manufacturer warranty. Product Features Commercial 350 peak-watt motor and die-cast metal base are heavy-duty for home use Grinds 4-lb. of meat per minute Oversized die-cast hopper, large feed chute and extra-wide extrusion accommodate large capacity Long pusher for continuous feed of meat or vegetables into chute Durable stainless-steel blade and plate quickly processes food Three durable grinding discs: fine for breakfast sausage or spreads, medium to produce larger sausages and coarse disc to prepare ground meat for meatballs, stews or hamburger Reverse function releases food to prevent clogging, without disassembling machine Includes two sausage attachments that store inside pusher Instruction booklet with recipes Heavy-duty die-cast metal base with brushed stainless-steel finish
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Waring Grinder
PostedFebruary 19, 2013
Customer avatar
1956
fromCasey Iowa
Gender:Male
My Cooking Level:Intermediate
When I'm in the Kitchen, I become: Cooking Enthusiast
I tend to cook meals that are:Hearty
Cooking Idol/Inspiration:Mom
A good addition to my kitchen I cut my own steaks and always have scrap meat so now I can grind into chuck.
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 Stainless-Steel Cheese Slicer
Stainless-Steel Cheese Slicer
Stainless-Steel Cheese Slicer : More efficient than traditional wire designs, this 18/10 stainless-steel slicer has a knife-like blade for smooth, clean cuts even when making ultra thin slices. Imported.
 
Overall rating 
2 / 5
2 / 5
PostedAugust 14, 2012
Customer avatar
1956
fromCasey Iowa
Gender:Male
My Cooking Level:Intermediate
When I'm in the Kitchen, I become: Cooking Enthusiast
I tried cutting a block of cheese but the blade does not cut straight. Itbow when any pressure is put on it, so I was dissapointed. I will go back to using my slicer.
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 Cuisinart MultiClad Pro 12-Piece Set
Cuisinart MultiClad Pro 12-Piece Set
Cuisinart MultiClad Pro 12-Piece Set : Inspired by French chefs, the Cuisinart MultiClad Collection was designed to be the premium professional cookware for the home chef. Featuring the finest quality tri-ply construction, its exclusive Heat Surround technology ensures quick and even heat distribution along the bottoms and side of the cookware. Long, oven-safe riveted handles sport a unique thumb rest for comfort and ease of use. Tight-fitting covers seal in natural juices and nutrients. And tapered rims provide drip-free pouring. With classic looks and outstanding performance, each durable piece is sure to deliver exceptional results with every use. Product Features Tri-ply construction Pure aluminum core with Heat Surround technology for quick and even heating throughout Easy-care brushed stainless-steel exterior and nonreactive stainless-steel interior Cool Grip riveted handles Oven safe to 500 F Suitable for all stove tops, including induction Set Includes: 1 1/2-quart Saucepan with Lid 3-quart Saucepan with Lid 3 1/2-quart Saute Pan with Helper Handle and Lid 8-quart Stockpot with Lid 8" Fry Pan 10" Fry Pan 8" Universal Steamer Insert with Lid
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
5 / 5
My new set of cookware
PostedOctober 5, 2010
Customer avatar
1956
fromCasey Iowa
This is a set I should have got a long time ago. I had purchased another stainless set afew years ago. This product has a much better finish and the handles don't get hot like my other one. They heat more even so I would recomend this set to any one .
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