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 Chef'sChoice Professional Digital Glass Scale, #60
Chef'sChoice Professional Digital Glass Scale, #60
Chef'sChoice Professional Digital Glass Scale, #60 : With the LCD beyond the glass platform, large bowls or bulkier foods will not block the readout on this Chef'sChoice digital glass scale. Bright backlight panel on this digital kitchen scale lets you clearly read measure. Convenient tare function to read exact weight of each ingredient when weighing multiple items at once. Measures 0.1-oz./1g increments, up to 6-lb., 10-oz./3kg. This digital kitchen scale is ideal to measure ingredients by weight, as specified in recipes or portion-control meals. Compact to store in a drawer. Easy-clean glass platform. Requires 3 AAA batteries, not included. Product Features Bright backlit LCD display beyond the platform ensures large bowls or bulkier food items will not block reading Easy-clean, clear glass platform Measure precisely in 0.1-oz./1g increments, up to 6-lb., 10-oz./3kg Tare function to weigh multiple ingredients Ideal to measure ingredients by weight, as specified in recipes Compact to store in a drawer Auto shutoff after 3 minutes to maximize battery life
 
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5 / 5
5 / 5
PostedSeptember 6, 2012
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Bell0721
fromBellingham, WA
Gender:Female
My Cooking Level:Advanced
When I'm in the Kitchen, I become: Cooking Enthusiast
This scale is easy to use, easy to store and a snap to clean (although you probably will not have to clean it because of the tare feature). It measures the exact weight of an item, which makes packaging equal portions easy. Many recipes call for weight rather than volume and this scale gives precise weight. The LCD display is backlit and nothing gets in the way of reading it. I just wish I had had this years ago. I don't think of it as a gadget, but rather as a necessity in my kitchen.
My Favorite BrandKitchen Aid
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 Victorinox Forschner Bread Knife, 10 1/4-in.
Victorinox Forschner Bread Knife, 10 1/4-in.
Victorinox Forschner Bread Knife, 10 1/4-in. : As the creator of the original Swiss Army Knife, Victorinox is world-renowned for its precision, quality and versatility. The 10 1/4" Victorinox Forschner bread knife is skillfully crafted of high-carbon, stain-resistant steel with a mirrored finish. The razor-sharp blade with slip-resistant Fibrox synthetic handle delivers superior control for effortless slicing. Perfect for quickly cutting through round loaves, baguettes, cakes and any soft food with a tough crust or skin. Unlike other companies, Victorinox cutlery features a tempered blade with a conical ground throughout the blade's length and depth. Backed by more than 125 years of legendary craftsmanship, Victorinox knives are prized by professional and home chefs for their ingenious design and reliable durability. Dishwasher-safe. Product Features Precision crafted of high-carbon stainless steel for greater stability and sharpness Hardened and tempered blade resists rust and stains Hand-finished blade to a mirror polish luster Tapered blade edge is conical ground in two directions to stay sharp longer Conical edge delivers less resistance when cutting Patented Fibrox synthetic handle offers rugged durability Handle is ergonomically designed for a sure grip Hygienic NSF rating meets the highest sanitary standards Dishwasher-safe Lifetime warranty against manufacturer defects Made in Switzerland
 
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5 / 5
5 / 5
Great Knife
PostedOctober 9, 2010
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Bell0721
fromBellingham, WA
This is my sixth Victorinox knife. It slices through a large round loaf of bread effortlessly, is well balanced and comfortable to use. The price is very reasonable. It would make a great gift.
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Victorinox Fibrox Pro Chef's Knife : Manufactured with the same high-quality standards as the world renowned Swiss army knife, the chef's knife blade is hand-ground and laser-tested to ensure the best Swiss quality. Stamped from high-carbon stainless-steel, the blade is conically ground throughout the length and depth for a razor-edge sharpness that performs with quickness and precision. Each blade undergoes a special tempering process to create an edge that can be resharpened over the lifetime of the blade for precise chopping of vegetables to slicing deli-thin meats. Beautifully balanced and perfectly weighted for ease in handling, the slight-wedge design offers best food prep. Ergonomic, nonslip Fibrox handle feels comfortable in the hand. NSF certified. Backed by 125+ years of craftsmanship, Victorinox knives are internationally praised by gourmet chefs for their precise design and durability. Hand-finished by skilled craftsmen in Switzerland, Victorinox knives are rated as the best value by a leading consumer publication. Product Features Precision-stamped from high-carbon stainless-steel, the blade is conically ground throughout the length and depth for razor-edge sharpness and retention Slight-wedge design for best food prep Perfectly balanced and weighted for ease in handling, each blade undergoes a special tempering process to create an edge that can be resharpened throughout the lifetime of the blade NSF certified Fibrox ergonomic nonslip handle feels comfortable in the hand Swiss-manufactured with the same high quality standards of the original Swiss Army Knife Victorinox celebrates their 125th anniversary maintaining the excellent-quality design that earns the highest respect of professional and home chefs
 
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5 / 5
5 / 5
Excellent knife
PostedMarch 1, 2010
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Bell0721
fromBellingham, WA
My sister sent me the 6" version of this knife for Christmas. She purchased it from Chefs. I liked it so much that I ordered the 8" Victorinox from Chefs. These knives are razor sharp, ,they are well balanced and very comfortable in my hand. The 8" was rated by Cook's Illustrated magazine as the "best inexpensive chef's knife." I trust Cook's Illustrated and Chefs. I am certain I will enjoy these knives for years. Thank you, Chefs, for carrying such high quality products.
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