Category: Simple Kitchen Tools

Caring For Your Knives

~ Looking at my past, I wince to witness how I used my kitchen knives. Three descriptions that come to mind are foolish, ignorant, and dangerous. I remember using a knife and meat hammer as a chisel and pick for a stubborn piece of frozen chicken in a last-minute...

A Guide to Knives

~ One large knife may seem to do everything needed in the kitchen, even if it is sharp. That doesn’t mean there isn’t an easier way to do your prep work before cooking. As a reminder, everyone’s kitchen is different and so: different foods will have different needs for...

Luxury & Specialty Kitchen Tools

~ “Luxury and Specialty Kitchen Tools” do seem quite frivolous, but you won’t believe how many tools we use that are just not really necessary. This claim however can be challenged by what you use every day, and what may not be essential to me, maybe essential to you....

Antique & Traditional Kitchen Tools

~ Welcome to Antique and Traditional Kitchen Tools! Since I created “Basic Kitchen Tools” in a previous article, I wanted to also list a general library of older traditional kitchen tools as well. This is intended as a basics list as well as the previous article. Luxury and specialty...

Basic Kitchen Tools

~ When was the last time you opened your kitchen drawer and found exactly what you were looking for without digging? I’ve had moments when dumping out my drawer was an everyday occurrence. The abyss of tools for the modern functioning kitchen seems to be endless, unorganized, and completely...