New energy-saving 230V Cook-N-Dine teppan grills

CDS-Design of Munich, Germany, builds their ultra-slim built-in teppan grills with the environment in mind. These eye-catching teppanyaki griddles are made from 60-80% reclaimed and recycled German stainless steel. New energy-saving 230V models draw a mere 7.8 AMP on high. CND teppanyaki grills can be installed into any type of counter material, indoors and outdoors, while eating up less than 2 inch cabinet space height.

Cook-N-Dine, now in its eighth year since the US-launch of the world-wide patented teppanyaki grill from Germany, is offering energy-saving 230 Volt models. Not only do they combine … (read more)

Müller wine bar cabinet

This sleek glass front wine bar cabinet from Müller Classic Line is a perfect eye catching expression of contemporary living. Striking and extremely robust, this wine bar cabinet is handcrafted from sheet metal with high-gloss finish and features built-in refrigerator to keep your wines chilled at appropriate temperatures.

Main features include,
– front storage compartment with a glass shelf for bottles
– side compartment with 6 glass shelves for bottles and glasses
– slide down front glass panel for easy access
– two internal 25 watt lights
Available in … (read more)

2010 Kitchen Contraptions Holiday Gift Guide – Gift Ideas for Cooks – Kitchen Gadgets

Looking for the perfect gift for the kitchen lover on your gift list. We’ve got ideas in just about every area of the kitchen. Check below for links to our featured items in this year’s Kitchen Contraptions holiday shopping guide with our comments and thoughts on why this is a perfect gift. Also you will want to check out our 2009, 2008 and 2007 holiday shoppping guides which are filled with cool gift ideas as well.

Le Creuset Stoneware Large Utensil Crock – Who … (read more)

Vinotemp wine cooler – dual zone VT-140 TS

This sleek new Vinotemp wine cooler is a dual zone cooler that stores up to 142 bottles. Finished in black, the VT-140 TS has 15 sturdy pull-out metal shelves and tinted glass door. The digital temperature controller is located at the top of the door, allowing you to set the temperature without having to open the door. Two adjustable temperature zones let you store red and white wines at their ideal temperatures. A front exhaust lets you install the cooler as built-in or freestanding. With a sleek and contemporary design, this Vinotemp wine … (read more)

Countertop steam oven from Miele

Great food, healthy cooking and ease of use are combined in the latest Miele countertop steam oven which is certain to fit into any kitchen. The DG 1450 steam oven is a freestanding countertop appliance with a width of only 50cm and requiring a rather small footprint. Technically, it is based on the previous model, the DG 1050, which earned top marks in the last steam cooker test conducted by Germany leading consumer watchdog, Stiftung Warentest in January 2007. The key difference between these countertop ovens is a contemporary and extremely simple user … (read more)

Miele Design Worlds harmonise with various interior designs and kitchen trends

Open-plan kitchens are a major trend, increasingly merging with dining and living areas. This insight is the result of a study which Miele conducted together with the architects Graft and Associates. The disappearance of walls between areas of the home poses specific challenges to built-in appliances – in order to blend in, appliances must perfectly combine form and function. That this is possible is shown quite vividly by the Miele Design Worlds of Ice, Titanium, Stainless Steel, Brilliant White Plus and Black.

The key to integration with furniture is that the fronts of Miele appliances … (read more)

October 2010 Monthly Round-up for Kitchen Contraptions

October was another amazing month of Kitchen Contraptions – filled with kitchen gadgets, small appliances, and other kitchen wonders. Thanks again to all of our loyal readers for visiting us each day, and you can also follow us on Facebook and Twitter.

Baking

Tovolo Silicone Pumpkin Cupcake Molds for Halloween

Bread Machines

Cuisinart Programmable Breadmaker – Fall Breads

Coffee Makers

DeLonghi Nespresso Lattissima Single-Serve Espresso Maker

Food Processors

Tron Influenced Cuisinart 12 Speed Stand Mixer

General News

Music for Elegant Dining – Beethoven is Best How to … (read more)

New Dacor gas cooktop

Designed in Collaboration with BMW Group DesignworksUSA, the latest Dacor gas cooktop from the Distinctive Series, the DCT365 symbolizes the innovation and quality you have come to expect from Dacor. The new Distinctive 36″ Gas cooktop offers a stylish design, remarkable craftsmanship, performance and value expected from the Distinctive Series, making a fine addition to any kitchen.

The Distinctive 36″ gas cooktop is the first Dacor product developed in collaboration with BMW Group DesignworksUSA, a company well known for its forward-thinking innovation in design development and selective use of color, materials and … (read more)