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The Vitamix Professional 750 Blender is a Beast in the Kitchen

Feb 10, 2016  |   Contributor: Christy Stewart

Most people have heard the old adage “you get what you pay for,” particularly when something that was purchased exceeds or falls short of their expectations. After getting our hands on the Vitamix Professional Series 750, it's easy to see why the heavy-duty blender commands the same price as a larger appliance. We found the cost is especially worth it for new parents interested in making their own baby food, although anyone who gets serious in the kitchen can more than likely justify the price tag. 

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Top 2016 Design Trends From Las Vegas' KBIS

Jan 25, 2016  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

Now that the Kitchen and Bath Industry Show (KBIS) in Las Vegas has officially wrapped up, it’s easy to spot what the hottest design trends for 2016 will be. There may have been tons of products and designs on display, but transitional-style bathrooms and kitchens were the biggest hit. According to members of the National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA), this modern style heavily focuses on built-in storage areas, neutral colors and amenities to make one’s life easier.

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Later, Crock-Pot! Hello, Mellow! The New Sous-Vide Cooker That Will Change Dinnertime

Jan 19, 2016  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

Sure, crock-pots are quick and easy to use, but they’re always going to be a little unsightly on your Italian marble countertops. Enter: Mellow. This kitchen gadget may look a little like an empty modern aquarium, but it actually cooks your food using the sous-vide method, which promises a precise temperature for perfect results. 

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Take Over the Espresso Game With the KRUPS EA84 Fully-Automated Machine

Dec 23, 2015  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

If there’s one thing people usually need when they’ve been out celebrating all night (like, for New Year’s), it’s some serious caffeine. When it comes to the perfect espresso or cappuccino, you can’t just depend on any coffee house to get it just right, which is a countertop espresso machine for your own kitchen comes in. When KRUPS sent over their $999 EA84 Falcon Fully-Automated Espresso Machine for me to try out, I was pretty excited to relive my barista days and while I had a few issues, I was pretty impressed with how easy to figure out it is. 

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We Roughed Up the Omega TWN30S Twin Gear Juicer & It Survived to Tell the Tale

Dec 10, 2015  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

Whenever I get a new gadget to try, I generally bypass the directions and jump right into the action, which may not turn out so hot if the device in question is complicated. Thankfully, the Omega TWN30S Twin Gear Juicer let me go full steam ahead without any problems—well, none that were the fault of the machine, that is. 

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Coffee and Espresso Are United As One in New illy Y5 Duo Gadget

Feb 20, 2015  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Gone are the days where we had to have two separate machines for our coffee and espresso needs—the new illy Francis Francis Y5 Duo does both with the single touch of a button.

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Quality Over Quantity: Designing the Jewel Box Home

Jan 21, 2015  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

Small homes have become far more trendy in the past few years among the affluent. Though living in something a little on the smaller side may have once indicated financial woes, it's no longer the case. Many people choose a less expansive house in addition to their existing estate (think vacation home), while others do it to limit their carbon footprint and live more simply.

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GROHE Blue Streams Sparkling Water Straight From Your Kitchen Tap

Jan 3, 2015  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

Sparkling water is one of those things that will eventually win you over. Once you get the bug, you have a hard time going back to still. But unless you stock the fridge with bottles or get a gadget that carbonates beverages, like a Sodastream, you're pretty much stuck with boring old still when you're home.

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Kick Start Your NYE Resolutions With Juicepresso's Cold-Pressed Juicer

Dec 15, 2014  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

As we head into the holidays, the nagging sensation in the back of our minds isn’t how many presents we have left to buy, but more than likely how to get back into shape after eating too much of grandma’s killer apple pie.

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The Nesting Habits of Chef Thomas Keller's 11-Piece All-Clad TK Inspiration Cookware Set

Jul 31, 2014  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Calling itself the first-ever collection of cookware that is "specifically designed to deliver optimal results for each culinary technique," the All-Clad TK collection just may be what your kitchen needs. Designed with the help of Chef Thomas Keller, each of the 11 hand-crafted pieces were shaped in a way that is "ideally suited to sautéing, making sauces, braising, or steaming, empowering home chefs to cook with control and confidence."

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Interact With THINGK's Smart Kitchen Gadgets Via Simple Hand Gestures

May 27, 2014  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

THINGK is a Made-in-Italy company that uses design and engineering to create unique objects that combine usefulness with gadgetry. Tired of single-function products, they set out to create beautiful items made out of natural materials like wood that actually interact with one another, and so far have two in their catalogue: GKILO (a smart kitchen scale) and CLOGK (a clock and timer).

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Kalamazoo to Announce New Gaucho Model, the Ultimate Santa Maria Style Grill

Feb 25, 2014  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

Kalamazoo Outdoor Gourmet is at it again with their brand new Gaucho Grill, which they will introduce at the Architectural Digest Home Design Show in New York City on March 20-33.

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VertuoLine: Nespresso's Intelligent Coffee/Espresso System Aims to Revolutionize American Coffee Market

Feb 24, 2014  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

For those of us who face a time crunch in the mornings, getting our coffee fix needs to be quick and easy. That said, just because we need convenience doesn't meet we have to sacrifice quality. Nespresso (the older, more sophisticated alternative to Keurig) has pretty much dominated the at-home espresso market, and now they're planning to take over large-cup coffee as well with their new VertuoLine. 

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TopBrewer: The Minimalist's Answer to the Perfect Cappuccino Maker

Jan 29, 2014  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

If minimalism is your life's theme, the TopBrewer is definitely for you. Getting rid of that bulky coffee machine that takes up counter space, the only visible part of this brewing machine is the swan-like faucet neck that pours coffee and milk. You can even control TopBrewer with the accompanying app for the iPhone and iPad (Android-based devices work too), making it pretty easy to customize your perfect cappuccino.

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Irinox Freddy Flash Freezes Food to Fight Bacteria

Aug 15, 2013  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

I'll be the first to admit that sometimes I survive off the leftovers from last night's dinner, and I know I'm not alone. Between our jobs and having a social life, cooking every night just isn't plausible. The only real drawback though is that freshly cooked food stored for later never really lasts that long, whether because the appeal of old food wanes after two days or because it is legitimately unhealthy to eat.... Read More

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