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Progressive Brown Sugar Keeper, DKS-200 : Preserve sweet rich molasses taste and prevent hard clumps with this airtight brown sugar keeper and terra-cotta disc. Locking clasp on this storage container keeps out air to retain fresh brown sugar flavor. Unlocks with one hand for easy opening. Disc helps retain moisture, ensuring easy-measure, granular texture and even distribution while blending dessert ingredients, preparing rubs, sauces or marinades. Wide opening lets you measure easily from the container. Use sides of keeper to level ingredients when using measuring cups or spoons. Disc and container are also ideal to preserve or restore moistness of raisins, marshmallows, coconut flakes, cookies or bars. Clear base lets you monitor supply. A healthier alternative for storage of staples, this brown sugar keeper is BPA-free. The terra-cotta disc stores in lid when not in use. Dishwasher-safe. 2-lb. capacity. Progressive International develops timesaving innovations for food preservation and kitchen prep. A dedicated team of professionals turns practical kitchen ideas into functional solutions. Progressive tools and organizers make cooking and storage more efficient for the home gourmet and professional chef. Product Features Stores 2-lb. of brown sugar, eliminating plastic bags Airtight seal and moisture-preserving disc preserve molasses taste and soft texture longer Locking clasp creates an airtight seal to retain fresh flavor Unlocks with one hand for easy opening Terra-cotta disc helps retain moisture, ensuring soft, easy-measure texture and even distribution with recipe ingredients Wide opening for easy accessibility Use sides of keeper to level ingredients when using measuring cups or spoons Clear base to conveniently monitor supply Also ideal to preserve or restore moistness of raisins, marshmallows, coconut flakes, cookies or bars Disc stores in lid when not in use BPA-free container is a healthier alternative for food storage Progressive International develops timesaving, innovative tools, accessories and organizers to make cooking and storage more efficient in the kitchen
 
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5 / 5
5 / 5
PostedOctober 3, 2012
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nametaken
Gender:Male
My Cooking Level:Intermediate
When I'm in the Kitchen, I become: Cooking Calamity
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Progressive Flour or Sugar Keeper, DKS-100 : Keep 5-lb. of flour or sugar fresh, easily accessible and ready to measure with this flour keeper. Locking clasp creates an airtight seal to preserve flavor. Unlocks with one hand for easy opening and prep. Wide opening and built-in leveler to accurately measure ingredients with measuring cups or spoons. Clear base lets you monitor supply. A healthier alternative for storage of staples, this flour keeper is BPA-free. Dishwasher-safe. 5-lb. capacity. Progressive International develops timesaving innovations for food preservation and kitchen prep. A dedicated team of professionals turns practical kitchen ideas into functional solutions. Progressive tools and organizers make cooking and storage more efficient for the home gourmet and professional chef. Product Features Stores 5-lb. of flour or sugar Locking clasp creates an airtight seal to retain fresh flavor Unlocks with one hand for easy opening and prep Built-in leveler ensures quick, accurate measuring of ingredients using measuring cups or spoons Wide opening for easy accessibility Clear base to conveniently monitor supply BPA-free container is a healthier alternative to food storage Progressive International develops timesaving innovative tools, accessories and organizers to make cooking and storage more efficient in the kitchen
 
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5 / 5
5 / 5
PostedOctober 3, 2012
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nametaken
Gender:Male
My Cooking Level:Intermediate
When I'm in the Kitchen, I become: Cooking Calamity
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 Cuisinart French Classic Stainless-Steel Nonstick Skillet
Cuisinart French Classic Stainless-Steel Nonstick Skillet
Cuisinart French Classic Stainless-Steel Nonstick Skillet : Produced in France, the Cuisinart French Classic Tri-Ply Nonstick Stainless Steel French Skillet delivers the performance and styling preferred by gourmet chefs everywhere. Premium stainless-steel skillet features a PFOA-free Eterna professional nonstick cooking surface designed by Whitford, an industry leader in non-stick cookware coatings. Tested against other top nonstick lines, Eterna ranks as the "world's longest lasting nonstick" cookware interior. Cuisinart's select triple layer design presents a pure aluminum core enveloped with pure stainless-steel. Tri-ply nonstick skillet is perfect for browning, frying and creating sumptuous omelets, fish fillets, burgers and more. Heat Surround Technology ensures cookware's bottom and sides heat quickly and evenly, preventing hot spots. Contoured, comfort-grip stainless-steel handle remains cool and offers a thumb rest for ultimate control. The curved helper handle on the 12" French skillet makes for easy lifting and carrying. Cuisinart French Classic nonstick cookware is ideal for all stove tops, including induction. Safe for oven and freezer. The versatile, dishwasher-safe skillet retains its brilliant mirror finish year after year. The Cuisinart name is synonymous with leading-edge kitchenware for both professional and home chefs. Julia Child and James Beard were among the first renowned chefs to applaud the Cuisinart revolutionary food processor introduced to America in 1973. Today Cuisinart offers an impressive line of countertop and hand-held appliances, cookware, bakeware and specialty products. Discover the performance and convenience of Cuisinart French Classic nonstick stainless-steel cookware combining elegant tri-ply construction with remarkable durability. Product Features Expertly produced in France reflecting Cuisinart's legendary quality and performance Eterna professional nonstick cooking surface ranks as the "world's longest lasting nonstick" Triple layer of pure aluminum core between pure stainless-steel delivers optimal heat Heat Surround Technology ensures quick and even heating without hot spots Mirror-finish stainless-steel design accents any kitchen decor Cool-touch, riveted handle makes lifting easy and safe Comfort-grip handle features a thumb rest for smooth contro Suitable for all stove tops, including induction Oven-safe up to 500 F Safe for freezer food storage Dishwasher-safe Lifetime warranty
 
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5 / 5
5 / 5
Excellent
PostedOctober 3, 2012
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nametaken
fromSan Diego, CA, USA
Gender:Male
My Cooking Level:Intermediate
When I'm in the Kitchen, I become: Cooking Calamity
Great skillet with non-stick interior, mirror finish exterior, what more is there?
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Restaurant-Quality French Fry Cutter : Heavy-duty cast-iron body stands up to the demands of everyday restaurant use, quickly cutting 50-lb. of potatoes in less than an hour. Long push-arm provides full leverage and easy, drop-down control for fast, precise cutting. One stainless-steel blade head is included for slicing 3/8"-sq. fries, up to 6"L. Triple, heavy-duty wingnuts secure the blade firmly in place, easily withstanding the constant back-and-forth pressure of the cast-iron push-arm. This restaurant-quality cutter produces uniform slices of French fries, sweet potato fries, golden Yukon or red potato fries in split-second time. Quality blade will not stain or discolor. Unit can be mounted to a wall or will suction to a counter surface with 4 rubberized suction grips. Disassembles to clean. Sweet Potato Tip: To prepare sweet potatoes for cutting, wrap peeled potatoes in napkins, place on a microwave-safe plate and microwave on high for up to 2 minutes. Or, parboil for 10 minutes. Use Caution when handling -- cooked potatoes will be hot! Let cool a few minutes; then slice. You'll find the potatoes easier to cut and the cooking time can be shortened. Product Features Heavy-duty cast-iron body with stainless-steel blades cuts 8-lb. of potatoes in less than 10 minutes Stands up to the demands of everyday restaurant use, quickly cutting 50-lb. of potatoes in less than an hour Long push-arm operation provides full leverage and easy, drop-down control for fast, precise cutting Includes one stainless-steel blade head for slicing 3/8"-sq. fries, up to 6"L Triple, heavy-duty wingnuts firmly secure the blade to the cast-iron body, easily withstanding the constant back-and-forth pressure of the cast-iron push-arm Restaurant-quality cutter produces uniform slices of virtually any kind of potato: Idaho, sweet potato, Yukon or red potatoes Quality blade will not stain or discolor Can be mounted to a wall or will suction to a to counter surface with 4 rubberized suction grips Utilized in restaurants to produce hundreds of French fries daily, this commercial-quality cutter is also the preferred choice of concessionaires Disassembles to clean
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
5 / 5
No mamby-pamby cutter here!
PostedApril 25, 2012
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nametaken
fromSan Diego, CA, USA
Gender:Male
My Cooking Level:Intermediate
When I'm in the Kitchen, I become: Cooking Calamity
Built like a battleship, but doesn't bend or break easily. Storage space required.
+4points
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T-Fal Actifry : The healthy alternative to deep frying. The T-Fal ActiFry deep fryer features patented advanced technology: a built-in stirring paddle circulates food, dispersing oil evenly without saturating. Unique heat pulse system inside this deep fryer ensures food cooks to a golden brown consistency, with light and crisp outsides and perfectly-cooked centers. Just one tablespoon of oil to fry 2-lb. of French fries, sweet potato fries or chicken wings. Countdown digital timer with audible signal to alert when food is ready. Steam-free lid with window to monitor cooking progress and control splatters. This multiuse appliance also sautes, stir-fries or prepares gourmet desserts. Enjoy nutritious low-fat meat, seafood, poultry or vegetables using the recipe/cooking guide included. Ceramic nonstick interior for easy cleanup. PTFE- and PFOA-free. Removable pan, lid, filter and tablespoon are dishwasher-safe. 1,400 watts. Product Features The healthy alternative to deep frying, using only one tablespoon of oil to deep fry 2-lb. of French fries Patented, built-in stirring paddle circulates food, dispersing oil evenly for hands-free cooking Heat-pulse system ensures light and crisp outsides and perfectly-cooked centers Ceramic nonstick pan is removable to clean in the dishwasher PTFE- and PFOA-free Steam-free lid with window to monitor cooking progress and control splatters Countdown digital timer with audible alert Recipe/cooking guide The result of 10 years of research, T-Fall ActiFry reinvents the method of deep frying for nutritious low-fat appetizers, entrees and desserts
 
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5 / 5
5 / 5
Makes great french fries!
PostedApril 25, 2012
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nametaken
fromSan Diego, CA, USA
Gender:Male
My Cooking Level:Intermediate
When I'm in the Kitchen, I become: Cooking Calamity
French fries this makes with one tablespoon of oil are wonderful! Haven't tried other recipes yet, but confident they'll be just as good without so much grease. Expensive, but worth it for healthy eating.
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