Commercial Blender Features & Reviews

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History of the Blender Commercial blender features have improved vastly over the last number of years. From the early days of Stephen J. Poplawski, a Polish American who owned the Stevens Electric Company. In those beginning times, 1919, he was experimenting and designing drink mixers. Poplawski was working under a contract with the Arnold Electric Company. Then in 1922 he … Continue reading

Top 5 Mandoline Slicers

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What is a Mandoline? A mandoline is a cooking utensil used for food slicing, shredding and for julienne cutting. A mandoline comes with various attachments depending on the different product manufacturers. *****Unlike our 1920 Gemüsehobel, to the left, today’s food slicers, or mandoline’s, host a variety of features, adjustments, and abilities. The Gemüsehobel is a fairly one dimensional kitchen gadget, … Continue reading

Top 5 Cooking Utensils for the Home Kitchen

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The top 5 cooking utensils for a kitchen is essential to know about, and have available when you’re cooking. The home kitchen is a small scale of a commercial kitchen, and food preparation is very similar, but again, just done on a smaller scale. However, that doesn’t mean that one should go without good quality cooking tools. High quality utensils … Continue reading

Top 3 Immersion Blenders

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The immersion blender has been around for over 50 years, and was invented by Roger Perrinjaquet. After he patented the idea in March of 1950. Roger named his new invention “bamix®”,  which is a melding of the French term “battre et mixer” which translates to “beat and mix”. Commercial European kitchens have been using these hand blenders since the 1960’s. … Continue reading

Best Professional Cookware Sets

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Choosing The Right Cookware Set Choosing the best professional cookware set can be more of an ordeal than you realize. What looks all shiny and glamorous, can actually be a pain in the butt. It all depends on your cooking style, stove style, and budget. While there are numerous (dozens and dozens) of cooking sets and individual pots and pans … Continue reading

Finding The Best Food Processor

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What is a Food Processor? A food processor is one neat kitchen appliance. It speeds up the job of food preparation, exponentially. The primary function of this machine is to take care of the repetitive and mundane tasks of cutting, dicing etc of food. When we think of a food processor, we mostly think of an electric appliance, with a … Continue reading

Top 5 Pressure Cooker Reviews

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Pressure cooker reviews are what will follow here, but first, what is a pressure cooker, and why should you have one? The principle is actually quite simple. A sealed pot, and lots of steam. This means that food will cook faster, be more juicy, and in the case of meat, be more tender. This is exactly what the 3 old-school … Continue reading