ThermoWorks The Original Cooking Thermometer/Timer

The Original Cooking Thermometer/Timer is an excellent kitchen appliance that has made my life easier. I bought one recently for only $ 24. Cooks Magazine rated this remarkable tool “Best of the Bunch” and it lives up to their high rating in more ways than one.

The latest cooking thermometer model has an On/Off switch that helps to save the battery life. All I have to do is stick the probe into the center of my roast, set the temperature at exactly where I want, close the oven door and … (read more)

Q&A: What freezer temperature do I use for frozen foods?

Q&A: What freezer temperature do I use for frozen foods?

Q: My new freezer cools to 9°F at the recommended setting. If I change the setting, I can get to 0°F, but it runs more often and, presumably, uses more electricity. Is it safe to keep food at 9°F? —Marcia De Leon, Edgewood, NM

A: We recommend using whatever setting yields 0°F in the freezer. You’re right that the unit will run more often and will use more energy, but that is to be expected. (read more)

LG recalls 161,000 ranges with faulty temperature controls

LG recalls 161,000 ranges with faulty temperature controls

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission today announced a recall of 161,000 smoothtop electric ranges manufactured by LG Electronics. Burners on the ranges can fail to turn off properly and the temperature setting can increase unexpectedly during use, posing burn and fire hazards. LG has received 80 reports of consumers experiencing these problems, though no fires or injuries have been reported.

The recalled ranges involve models LRE30451, LRE30453, LRE30755, LRE30757 and LRE30955ST. The ranges were sold at Best Buy, Home Depot, … (read more)

Tri zone wine cooler by Caple

The new Caple Sense WF1547 tri zone wine cooler is high-end wine cabinet designed for those who enjoy good wine. Featuring three independently controlled temperature zones for red, white or sparkling wine, this striking wine cabinet from Caple Sense range holds 132 Bordeaux-style wine bottles behind a sleek, black glass door with a gloss black frame. Every Caple wine cooler comes with the latest advanced technology, which enables you to set the exact temperatures, required inside so your wine will always be kept at its perfect storing level. In fact, absolute control of the temperature is paramount because any fluctuations will affect a wine complex flavours. Your tri zone freestanding Caple wine cabinet comes with UV-protected glass doors and UV-free LED lighting inside, too, which is important for optimum storage as ultraviolet light will cause wine to age prematurely. In addition, this tri zone wine cooler is vibration-free with five temperature sensors to maintain the temperature accurately. They are designed to improve the condition of your wine, which is why they are proving so popular as homeowners are looking for the facilities, which will store their wine in perfect conditions, without affecting its quality. The freestanding Sense WF1547 cellar features fitted wood shelves and will work perfectly in an open-plan kitchen as it operates at an ultra quiet 45 dbA, which means you don’t have to worry about sound level interruptions when entertaining or spending time in this area with your family. Other key features of Caple WF1547 wine cooler include, – no frost compressor cooling system – fan circulated cool air for even temperature distribution – two heaters maintain internal temperature when external drops – air ventilation through black base plinth – electronic temperature control and LED display – three humidity control water tanks – reversible door and door lock – 6 sliding shelves, 2 display shelves, 1 base shelf – stainless steel, black-spot feature bar handle – 5°C to 18°C upper zone temperature range, 43 bottle capacity – 5°C to 12°C middle zone temperature range, 45 bottle capacity – 12°C to 18°C lower zone temperature range, 44 bottle capacity Measuring just under 176H x 68D x 60W cm, the Sense WF1547 tri zone wine cooler is priced from around £1,760. Other Caple cellars, Single zone wine cabinet Undercounter wine chiller Other tri zone wine coolers, Liebherr wine refrigerator with three temperature zones Miele wine refrigerator Viking built-in wine refrigerator cellar Gaggenau wine cooler … (read more)

Freestanding fridge freezer from Caple

The freestanding fridge freezer, Caple CAFF40 features French doors in black or stainless steel with metal curved handles, an impressive ‘A+’ energy efficiency and 3-dimensional air circulation for even cooling throughout the Caple fridge freezer . Your food will be stored at a perfect, stable temperature wherever it is placed within. This freestanding CAFF40 French Door refrigerator also features automatic defrost, therefore this fridge freezer can be left to its own devices, meaning you can spend less time on the messy, time-consuming chore of defrosting your freezer – simply sit back and relax as all the hard work is done for you. The CAFF40 is equipped with all the latest technology. It has a low energy mode that reduces the energy consumption when you are on holiday or not intending to open the door frequently, and a child lock to stop the temperatures from being changed inadvertently. This Caple refrigerator also has SuperCool and SuperFreeze functions to get your shopping down to temperature super quick. The freestanding fridge freezer also features frost-free technology which chills food quickly and preserves all the nutrients. A full, air-cooled double refrigeration cycle means your food stays fresher for longer, too. Other characteristics and benefits include, – twist ice maker – electronic control with LED display – freezing capacity of 10kg in 24hrs – enhanced LED lighting – 4 spill-capture adjustable glass shelves – 2 vegetable crispers – 2 freezer drawers – 8 door storage racks – 422 litre fridge net capacity – 120 litre freezer net capacity Price for this 90cm wide refrigerator from Caple is £1,535. Previously, GE French Door refrigerators . … (read more)