Author: Maddy Heeszel

Offset smoker smoking chicken and pork ribs
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10 Best Propane Smokers 2019

In the eyes of grillers, the next best appliance to a barbecue is usually a good ole smoker. While both devices can cook meats and vegetables alike, smokers and barbecues offer vast variations that ultimately make the two unique. However, even the best propane smoker and the best propane barbecue […]

Rapala Fish Fillet Knife
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Best Fish Fillet Knife 2019

Every seafood lover and chef deserves the right equipment to prep their favorite fish; that includes a quality knife for fish filleting. But before you consider against purchasing your own fish fillet knife, presuming you already have the right knives to get the job done, know that every type of […]

Blendtec smoothie blender
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Best Smoothie Blenders 2019

When looking for a smoothie blender, you don’t just want any ole blender; you want the best smoothie blender you can find. Upon finding the perfect product for you, your blender should be able to meet your needs aesthetically, physically, and financially. In terms of physically meeting your needs, this […]

Best wort chillers of 2019
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10 Best Wort Chiller Units of 2019

As many are aware, the beer industry is massive. In fact, in the United States alone, over $111.1 billion worth of beer sells annually. Due to this statistic, one might believe that the need for ready-made beer would be at an all-time high. However, homebrewing has become more popular over […]

Stainless steel cookware
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Best Stainless Steel Cookware 2019

Finding the best stainless steel cookware can be difficult. Sometimes you may think you’ve come across a safe, convenient, and sturdy set of pots only to find out that they don’t have the best quality non-stick surface or that they contain toxins. For many, these are deal breakers. But of […]

Best Pressure Cookers
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13 Best Pressure Cookers of 2019

To think that thousands of years ago cavemen made their own fires for cooking makes us realize that having professional kitchen appliances is something we can be grateful for today. Each of us has our own appliance preferences: the oven, toaster, microwave, air fryer, blender, food processor, juicer, slow cooker, […]

Vegetable chopper with blade inserts
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10 Best Vegetable Choppers 2019

Ask any cook – home cook or professional cook – what one of the most daunting tasks is in the kitchen, and they might just reply, “Food preparation.” It’s not that washing, cleaning, and chopping fruits, vegetables, and herbs and other prep tasks are mundane; instead, it’s that prep time is […]

Hamilton Beach Homebaker Bread Makers
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10 Best Bread Makers 2019

There’s nothing like the aroma of freshly baked bread – especially when it’s homemade bread too. But the majority of us tend to purchase loaves at our local supermarkets due to its convenience: white bread, wheat bread, sourdough, multigrain bread, rolls, French bread, rye, pumpernickel, focaccia, you name it. There […]

Electric griddle with English muffins
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10 Best Electric Griddles 2019

If there’s any underrated small kitchen appliance everyone should have, it’s an electric griddle. The wide range of foods that can be whipped up on griddles make these devices enticing for many consumers. From hot sandwiches and burgers to French toast and eggs, these appliances can cook just about anything. […]

Breville BES920CBXL - Home Espresso Machines
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14 Best Home Espresso Machines 2019

Why spend five bucks on a cup of Joe when you can have your very own espresso machine in the comfort of your own home? The idea owning your own espresso machine means the availability of espresso around the clock. You’ve got to keep energized throughout the day somehow, right? […]

Vitamix vs Ninja Blenders 2019
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Best Blender 2019: Vitamix vs Ninja

Doing a brief Google search on “blender,” what are the first brands that typically pop up? Vitamix and Ninja. Considering the companies first came about in 1921 and 1998 respectively, it’s astonishing that the high-speed blender manufacturers are nearly deadlocked in terms of winning the title as the best blender […]

coffee maker pouring
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Best Coffee Maker 2019

Did you know that 70-percent of individuals aged 60 or older own a drip coffee maker at home? It’s true, and that doesn’t even include other types of coffee makers they may also own. Apart of the same study, just 15-percent aged 18 to 60+ didn’t own any type of […]

Cappuccino Machine Pouring
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Best Cappuccino Maker 2019

In an industry worth over $12 billion in annual sales, coffee is well loved by millions around the world. In fact, in the United States alone, there are over 24,000 coffee shops. But given the price for a cup of java, it’s pretty self-explanatory why coffee drinkers are looking for alternatives for […]