Handmade Wooden Cutting Boards

One of the greatest gifts we’ve been given in the digital age, is the chance to buy handmade items online. Supporting local, small businesses is an incredible opportunity to invest in your local community, however shopping local is not always an option.

If you’re looking for that special present, or perhaps just looking to add a warm, handmade touch to your kitchen, this selection of handmade wooden cutting boards is for you!

There are quite a few options available online, however Amazon is a wonderful way to connect with merchants from around the globe, many of which make the products themselves, and can even customize a piece to your unique specifications.

Here are some beautiful pieces, available to purchase today!

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Handmade Wood Salad Bowls

Salads are a wonderful part of any meal- even serving as a main course when dressed up and loaded with delicious toppings. There is often an art which comes with serving food on a big table; your cookware and dishes can highlight the meals you are serving, and wood salad bowls can be a wonderful touch.

Handmade items, especially bowls, take time, care and expert craftsmanship to become something that is beautiful and functional.

This hand picked selection of wood salad bowls can do both!

Crafted with a careful attention to detail, these bowls are perfectly sized to serve four, and would be an excellent addition to your table.

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Handmade Japanese Kitchen Knives

Knives are one of the most indispensable kitchen tools, and a good quality knife is considered a number one must have by many chefs.

Japanese knives are known for their incredible qualities of precision and sharpness, and one cannot go wrong when purchasing an artisan-crafted handmade Japanese kitchen knife.

Here is a selection of some of the top, handmade Japanese kitchen knives, for you to add to your knife block; crafted with excellence, and designed to last for years, if not a lifetime.

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Why Buy a Dutch Oven Pot? An Essential Addition to Your Kitchen Or Simply Useful?

what dutch oven to buy

Gracing the stovetops of cooking elites as well as (possibly) the stovetop of your childhood kitchen, Dutch oven pots are everywhere, and they aren’t going away any time soon.

What makes this unique cooking container beloved by so many?

Is one brand worth the cost over another?

Do I need a Dutch oven?

In a word, yes.

And there are a whole lot of reasons why.

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4 Reasons Why You Need The Versatile, Multitasking Chinois Strainer in Your Kitchen

Strainers and sieves are a generally unloved, sometimes forgotten piece of kitchen equipment- until you find a need for one, but there are none to be found!

Most kitchens have a mesh sieve filter of some kind or size, designed to help loosely filter substances, or to shake out things like flour or powdered sugar.

These tools are useful, but there is a product that is a next step up…

… The Chinois Strainer.

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Do You Need an Air Fryer? How to Decide if it is Worth The Money to Have One

 

air fryer to buyOne of the hottest kitchen gadgets right now is the air fryer.

Fighting for contention with the Instant Pot, the air fryer is incredibly versatile, and a powerful tool which can help bring new treats into a person’s diet, without the heavy fat and oil traditionally found in fried foods.

But how do you know if an air fryer is the right appliance for you?

When selecting an air fryer, it’s important to consider a few factors before making your final investment. If properly cared for, these machines can last for years.

Take a look at our ultimate air fryer guide, to see if the air fryer deserves a spot on your kitchen counter.

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Nonstick Skillets-Beyond Teflon

non stick frying pan

One of the greatest investments one can make when it comes to spending money in the kitchen, is in the realm of cookware. Providing an interaction between our food and heat source, cookware can truly make or physically break a meal, especially if one is trying to prepare something delicate.

We’ve all experienced the frustration of a much anticipated meal getting stuck to the pan, and thankfully, nonstick skillets have come to the rescue!

That being said, not all non stick pans are created equal, nor are they made with the same materials. There is a great deal of controversy with Teflon pans, which have been known to release toxic chemicals in the face of high heat.

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How to Make the Most of Your Mini Food Processor

what can a mini food processor do

We are in the middle of a culinary revolution. Even with a growing number of prepared and processed foods popping up on our shelves, we are collectively returning to kitchens to bring fresh flavor and a homemade touch to our diets.

One of the greatest tools in the kitchen has been the food processor, transforming basil to pesto, and tomatoes to salsas at the press of a button.

But many of the larger models are bulky, loud, and tricky to clean- let alone the fact that they are often too big for the needs of a small family.

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