November 2010 Monthly Round-Up for Kitchen Contraptions

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

Cleaning Supplies

Black & Decker Pivot Vac Cordless Pivoting Hand Vac

Coffee Makers

Nespresso D90/S1 Essenza Single-Serve Manual Espresso Machine Mr. Coffee 4-Cup Programmable Coffeemaker – Time to Make the Coffee

Food Processors

Cuisinart DLC-10S Pro Classic 7-Cup Food Processor – … (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)

Review: Bialetti Aeternum 3 Piece Saute Pan Set

Bialetti sent us this amazing set of pots and pans over a month ago, and we have to say – wow. This 3-piece saute pan set includes: – 8″ (20cm) Saute Pan – 9.5″ (24cm) Saute Pan – 11″ (28cm) Saute Pan. The three pans clean up really well, and feature coatings free of PFOA, free of PTFE and free of Cadmium.

The interior features a new “nano-ceramic” coating which is a water-based coating made of titanium and suspended silicate micro-particles (the main component of glass). This material resists scratches, abrasions and offers … (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)

Le Creuset Enameled Cast-Iron 5-1/2-Quart French Oven – Perfect Roast Chicken

Looking to make the perfect oven roast chicken with some vegetables in the pot? Get a dutch oven. This handmade enameled cast-iron construction works with all cooking surfaces and can make the perfect roast chicken.

The Le Creuset L2501-26-67 Enameled Cast-Iron 5-1/2-Quart Round French Oven is also dishwasher-safe, and allows you to bake, broil, braise, saute, marinate, refrigerate, and freeze plus the food will not react with porcelain enamel surface.

At Le Creuset L2501-26-67 Enameled Cast-Iron 5-1/2-Quart Round French Oven


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GE Monogram range cooker

The innovative GE Monogram dual fuel Pro range cooker is designed for the person who loves to cook and entertain. And now it is available in a 90cm width to offer an option to consumers who do not have the kitchen specifications to accommodate the larger 122cm Monogram range cooker but aspire to cook on a professional style range that will be the focal point of the kitchen.

The 90cm wide Monogram range cooker authentic professional appearance with European styling includes premium grade stainless steel with smoothly finished edges, large control knobs … (read more)

New double oven LG range cooker with InfraGrill technology

LG Electronics has expanded its cooking appliance portfolio with its first double oven range for the U.S. market. This freestanding electric range blends high-performance with a striking, stylish design. With a multitude of advanced features and functionality, including a new infrared broiling system, this new range makes the cooking experience more enjoyable and helps home chefs make something better in their kitchen. Culinary enthusiasts and home chefs will welcome the added convenience of being able to prepare two meals at once or tackle the biggest holiday menu challenges. With 2 separate ovens, it is … (read more)

Cuisinart CPC-600 1000-Watt 6-Quart Electric Pressure Cooker

Our friends are visiting, and say having one of these pressure cookers is saving them loads of time for the evening family meals. This 6-quart electric pressure cooker reduces cooking times by 70 percent, and features easy to use push-button controls. This pressure cooker has settings for pressure cooking, browning, simmering, sauteing, and warming – so you can do a bit of everything at dinner time with this pressure cooker.

At Cuisinart CPC-600 1000-Watt 6-Quart Electric Pressure Cooker


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