This Funnel Parm Grater Lets You Cut the Cheese Any Which Way

This parmesan grater is delicious. It has a single, perforated blade that lets you grate your cheese in any direction. Best of all, there's funnel on the end of this $25 grater with a removable cover so you can direct just the right amount of cheese onto your plate of fettuccine or salad. But we suggest directing that… » 3/27/13 5:00pm 3/27/13 5:00pm

11 Insanely Specific Kitchen Gadgets

A really good knife can accomplish an endless number of tasks in the kitchen. But there are other culinary accoutrements that literally have one job and only one job. Are they clever? Sure. Are they at all necessary? Not exactly. These are some of the most specialized kitchen tools you can get. » 3/05/13 4:40pm 3/05/13 4:40pm

Which Cheap Bottle-Top Wine Gadgets Will Provide You With The Tastiest …

Our very own Wilson Rothman teamed up with his friends "Addison Richards, a certified sommelier and the wine director of the Wild Ginger restaurant in Seattle, and Noah Musler, an avid wine collector" to review some bottle-top wine accessories for the NYT's Diner's Journal. The article is well worth a read even if you're … » 5/19/10 2:26am 5/19/10 2:26am

Kitchen Gifts for Amateur Chefs Who Yearn To Be Iron

Geeks love cooking and there's no mystery why: it's science you can eat! We spent a week salivating over food gadgets, gathering tips and wisdom along the way. From that experience comes our list of best (and worst) gift ideas: » 11/23/09 12:00pm 11/23/09 12:00pm

Bugatti's Electric Kettle Is What Civilized Cylons Use For Tea


The Vera Electric Kettle looks way over engineered, but cool as hell. The design includes electronic controls to hit preset temperatures (113 and 212 degrees fahrenheit), and a handle with touchable controls and clock. » 8/28/09 7:30am 8/28/09 7:30am