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CHEFS Stainless-Steel Locking Tongs : These 18/8 stainless-steel locking tongs with precision scalloped-edge tips are ideal serving tongs to toss a salad or transport large vegetables from platter to plate. The secure grip of these versatile tongs are perfect for turning thin strips of bacon, thick cutlets or hamburgers in a skillet, or lifting potatoes, corn on the cob or shellfish from boiling water. Spring-tension mechanism on these cooking tongs allows firm handling control. Heat safe to 450 F. CHEFS signature collection of professional-grade kitchen tools, cookware, bakeware, dinnerware and more, is available only at CHEFS Catalog. You will love the selection -- meticulously crafted and tested to delight the most discerning cook, these tools deliver exceptional quality, performance and durability in the kitchen.
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Tongs
PostedMay 15, 2013
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DES0
fromCentral Illinois
Gender:Male
My Cooking Level:Beginner
When I'm in the Kitchen, I become: Cooking Enthusiast
I tend to cook meals that are:Hearty
Cooking Idol/Inspiration:Mom
Not as good as the other tongs but good back up when tongs needed on both sides of a chunk of meat.
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 RSVP Silicone Tipped Tweezers, 12 inch
RSVP Silicone Tipped Tweezers, 12 inch
RSVP Silicone Tipped Tweezers, 12 inch : These RSVP tweezers with heat-safe silicone tips are ideal for turning stir fry vegetables, stirring or sauteing foods, while preserving the surface on nonstick cookware. Long 12" cooking tweezers keep hands away from heat, while maintaining the delicate texture of vegetables, poultry and seafood. With the longer length and heat-safe temperature of 475 F, this is the tool grillers use to efficiently flip foods on the grill. Perfect to plate fresh berries and small fruits, arrange meats, cheeses and garnishes on platters. Easily transfer shrimp, calamari or sushi onto plates, without piercing. Ideal to maintain the smooth finish on enameled cookware and bakeware, and porcelain and china serveware. Excellent tool for serving pasta, these kitchen tweezers provide a firm grip without tearing or blemishing foods. These cooking tweezers are the essential tool to turn French fries, onion rings and appetizers in an oven and lift foods from a deep fryer. Easily rotate vegetables roasting on a grill or in the oven. Heat-safe to 475 F. Versatile kitchen tweezers reach into jars and lift out delicate foods such as artichoke hearts or pickles, and remove foods from canning jars. Stainless-steel. Product Features Silicone tips grip without tearing or blemishing tender foods Heat-safe silicone is safe to use on nonstick cookware Turn stir fry vegetables, stir or saute, while maintaining delicate texture and appearance of foods Long handles to easily flip foods on a grill and keep hands away from high heat Perfect to plate fresh berries, small fruit, meats and cheeses Transfer delicate seafood onto plates Silicone tips maintain the smooth finish on enameled cookware and bakeware and are safe to use on porcelain and china serveware Serve pasta without tearing Turn French fries, onion rights and appetizers in an oven or remove foods from deep fryer Silicone tips turn vegetables roasting in an oven or on the grill Ideal to remove delicate foods from tall jars or canned foods
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
5 / 5
tweezers
PostedMay 15, 2013
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DES0
fromCentral Illinois
Gender:Male
My Cooking Level:Beginner
When I'm in the Kitchen, I become: Cooking Enthusiast
I tend to cook meals that are:Hearty
Cooking Idol/Inspiration:Mom
I have found I used these consistently. Very handy for stirring items while rearranging them and them removing them. Love it.
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Rosle Stainless-Steel Locking Tongs : One-handed open and locking operation and the durability of 18/10 stainless-steel give these Rosle locking tongs the innovative edge for ease-in-use. The patented, spring-sensitive mechanism activates with a light squeeze of the handles-point the tongs downward and press to release and open-flip up and press to lock closed. It's that simple and convenient. Lets you turn meat on a grill or food frying in a pan using just one hand. Wide scalloped edges lift and turn delicate seafood, poultry or grilled vegetables without piercing. Lift and turn thick pork chops or porterhouse steaks. 18/10 stainless-steel alloy is rustproof, shockproof and resistant to pitting from household detergents. Instructions included. The single-handed use and heavy weight combination distinguishes these tongs as a high-end, lifetime tool. Dishwasher-safe. Superior in design, these heavy-gauge tongs are the result of precise metal crafting and engineering. Rosle located in the Bavarian alps of Germany is a family-owned business, designing premium professional cooking utensils since 1903. Product Features One-touch operation opens and locks tongs Patented, spring-tension mechanism stays locked until you press the handles Heavy-gauge stainless-steel alloy is rustproof and shockproof Scalloped edges handle delicate seafood, poultry or steaks Open to 4 3/4" wide to grasp small roasts, corn on the cob or large quantities of pasta or to transfer sliced meats and vegetables onto platters Hanging loop for convenient kitchen storage or outside of a grill Rosle is the recipient of international design awards for their innovations in kitchen tools
 
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5 / 5
5 / 5
Tongs
PostedMay 15, 2013
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DES0
fromCentral Illinois
Gender:Male
My Cooking Level:Beginner
When I'm in the Kitchen, I become: Cooking Enthusiast
I tend to cook meals that are:Hearty
Cooking Idol/Inspiration:Mom
These tongs are polished to a shine and looks to be very solidly built
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 Le Creuset Revolution Stainless Steel Pasta Fork
Le Creuset Revolution Stainless Steel Pasta Fork
Le Creuset Revolution Stainless Steel Pasta Fork : From capellini and fettuccine to spaghetti and ziti, pastas drain and serve so seamlessly with the Le Creuset Revolution Stainless-Steel Pasta Fork. The compact tines gently lift pasta while the precision-sized slots allow for careful draining of liquid. The Le Creuset Revolutiono pasta fork features a unique elliptical-shape handle for a firm grip and comfortable control without the kitchen tool twisting in your hand. Smartly styled in a mirror-finish with satin finish handle, the patented 18/10 stainless-steel kitchen utensil is engineered for long-lasting durability. For added comfort and control, the back of the handle is curved to fit the heel of your hand. A flared end and raised 3-ring grip on the Le Creuset Revolution pasta fork provide an extra nonslip grip. Hygienic one-piece seamless construction prevents contamination and food and oil entrapment. Large eyelet allows convenient hanging storage. Dishwasher-safe. Designed with chefs, restaurateurs and home connoisseurs in mind, Le Creuset stainless-steel kitchen utensils provide a lifetime of good looks and optimal performance for everyday kitchen tasks. Since Le Creuset's beginnings in France in 1925, respect for tradition and authenticity continue as a guiding principle. Innovative designs and exceptional quality ensure that Le Creuset products remain relevant today. Product Features Patented Revolution 18/10 stainless-steel utensil offers smart style and long-lasting reliability Compact tines are ideal for lifting, stirring and serving pasta Precision-sized slots allow for efficient draining of liquids Exclusive, patented elliptical-shape handle won't rotate in hand One-piece seamless construction prevents contamination, and food and oil entrapment Sleek design with both mirror and satin finishes Stainless-steel kitchen utensil does not warp or stain Handle curve creates a comfortable rest to reduce hand stress and fatigue Flared end and raised 3-ring grip provide extra nonslip control Large eyelet for convenient hanging storage Dishwasher-safe Lifetime warranty
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Pasta Fork
PostedMay 15, 2013
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DES0
fromCentral Illinois
Gender:Male
My Cooking Level:Beginner
When I'm in the Kitchen, I become: Cooking Enthusiast
I tend to cook meals that are:Hearty
Cooking Idol/Inspiration:Mom
Feels very solid and comfortable in your hand making it appear a quality instrument.
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Wusthof Classic Ikon 3.5-in. Paring Knife : Each knife in Wusthof's new Classic Ikon line is forged from a single piece of steel. The laser-tested blade is 30% sharper and holds an edge 30% better than the average blade - the sharpest Wusthof knife ever made. Precision forward bolster allows full usage of the blade when cutting and sharpening; second bolster on the heel provides additional heft to the handle and stainless beauty on the end of the knife, embossed with the Wusthof logo. Stainless-steel triple rivets permanently secure the handle to the tang of the knife. The contoured shape is unique for an elegant appearance, as well as superb ergonomic comfort. Easy to use and easy to sharpen, this peeling knife is a must-have for food preparation tasks. 3 1/2".
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Curved Paring Knife
PostedMay 14, 2013
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DES0
fromCentral Illinois
Gender:Male
My Cooking Level:Beginner
When I'm in the Kitchen, I become: Cooking Enthusiast
I tend to cook meals that are:Hearty
Cooking Idol/Inspiration:Mom
Feels good in your hands and cuts well. Very comfortable using.
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Wusthof Classic Ikon 3-in. Straight Paring Knife : Each knife in Wusthof's new Classic Ikon line is forged from a single piece of steel. The laser-tested blade is 30% sharper and holds an edge 30% better than the average blade - the sharpest Wusthof knife ever made. Precision forward bolster allows full usage of the blade when cutting and sharpening; second bolster on the heel provides additional heft to the handle and stainless beauty on the end of the knife, embossed with the Wusthof logo. Stainless-steel triple rivets permanently secure the handle to the tang of the knife. The contoured shape is unique for an elegant appearance, as well as superb ergonomic comfort. Easy to use and easy to sharpen, this knife is a must-have for every kitchen. 3".
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Straight Paring Knife
PostedMay 14, 2013
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DES0
fromCentral Illinois
Gender:Male
My Cooking Level:Beginner
When I'm in the Kitchen, I become: Cooking Enthusiast
I tend to cook meals that are:Hearty
Cooking Idol/Inspiration:Mom
This if a nice knife. It's nice and comfortable to hold in your hand and it's sharp and cuts well.
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Wusthof Classic Ikon 5-in. Serrated Utility Knife : Each knife in Wusthof's new Classic Ikon line is forged from a single piece of steel. The laser-tested blade is 30% sharper and holds an edge 30% better than the average blade - the sharpest Wusthof knife ever made. Precision forward bolster allows full usage of the blade when cutting and sharpening; second bolster on the heel provides additional heft to the handle and stainless beauty on the end of the knife, embossed with the Wusthof logo. Stainless-steel triple rivets permanently secure the handle to the tang of the knife. The contoured shape is unique for an elegant appearance, as well as superb ergonomic comfort. Easy to use and easy to sharpen, this workhorse knife is a must-have for everyday kitchen tasks. 5".
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Serrated Utility Knife
PostedMay 14, 2013
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DES0
fromCentral Illinois
Gender:Male
My Cooking Level:Beginner
When I'm in the Kitchen, I become: Cooking Enthusiast
I tend to cook meals that are:Hearty
Cooking Idol/Inspiration:Mom
I haven't used this knife much yet so can't comment too much on it's use. But I have high confidence in that knife.
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Wusthof Classic Ikon 8" Hollow-Edge Chef's Knife : Easy to maneuver and easy to clean, this sleek knife ensures superior chopping and cutting; hollow-ground edge yields smooth, stick-free slicing. The knives in Wusthof's new Classic Ikon Collection are all forged from a single piece of steel. The blades are ground thinner, making them the sharpest Wusthof knives ever made. Triple-riveted, full-tang weighted handles are slightly curved and offer the perfect weight and balance for effortless cutting. Precision bolster is tapered which allows total-edge sharpening on electric sharpeners. Product Features Laser-tested blade is 30% sharper and holds an edge 30% better than the average blade Forward bolster allows full usage of the blade when cutting and sharpening Second bolster on the heel provides additional heft to the handle Stainless-steel triple rivets permanently secure the handle to the tang of the knife Contoured shape provides superb ergonomic comfort Embossed with the Wusthof logo Dishwasher-safe, but hand-washing is recommended Made in Solingen, Germany Limited lifetime warranty
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Chop knife
PostedMay 14, 2013
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DES0
fromCentral Illinois
Gender:Male
My Cooking Level:Beginner
When I'm in the Kitchen, I become: Cooking Enthusiast
I tend to cook meals that are:Hearty
Cooking Idol/Inspiration:Mom
I like this knife. Feels good in my hands hands and cuts well. Does a good job.
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