Kitchen Aid Stand Mixer
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My Mom and I tried two other brands of juicer before we settled on Breville. It lasts for years and is easy to clean (for a juicer). Also putting it back together is not a puzzle like with some other bands.
Burr Coffee Grinder
When we switched to this Burr Coffee grinder we noticed our morning joe tasted richer.
Waffles are a weekly treat at our house. My kids bought me this one and I love it.
Sometimes I don’t feel like getting out the Stamd mixer. Then I use this one. I found mine at a yard sale.
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I wanted a Food Processor for years and I love this one. I even dropped it on the floor and it still works. I don’t recommend doing that though.
I use my Vitamin every day for smoothies. I would be lost without it. I had a cheaper brand that i bought at a yard sale and it didn’t have the power i needed.
I don’t think I have ever used this appliance but my family are Huge sandwich pressers and go on Melty toasty sandwich jags using this machine.
My mom bought me this brand for X-mas years ago and it is still running. I love that it I can purree big pots of soup without any fuss.
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I never knew what a difference a good quality bread pan make. I splurged on this one and couldn’t be happier. I use this for loaf breads including my banana bread which Never sticks in this pan. Really easy to clean.
A simple wooden rolling pin that feels lovely on the hands.
12” Cast Iron Skillet
Lodge is my go to cast iron pan company. If you are only going to buy one. Make it a big one case you’ll use it for everything.
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Le Creuset 5 1/2 Qt. French Oven
I had one of these for years that I got for my wedding. It went wonderfully from stove to oven to table, all the whilele looking sexy. I lost it at a pot luck.
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Non-Stick Pot and Pan Set
Two years ago my husband requested a few non-stick pans for his Birthday. I hunted and compared reviews and prices and ended up buying him this set and couldn’t be happier. He is hard on pans (burns everything) but these pans clean up easy. I even use them on a daily basis. Most of them can go in the oven as well.
My Dad gave my son this knife almost 10 years ago because it is a classically fine quality know. We love it.
Wuss thof 7 inch knife
This was the first real knife I bought 15 years ago. It is one of those knives that an old Italian grandmother would use to peel potatoes under a spreading chestnut tree while she hung her sheets up to dry in the sun. It just feels right in my hand if you know what I mean.
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This is my zester for everything from citrus rinds to ginger.
Aside from my large colander this is the only other sieve I need.
I use tongs when cooking, to serve food and when I put away leftovers.
Set of 12 / 8 oz Ball Jars
What haven’t I used these jars for? I bought a set of 4 oz and 8 ounce and they are in constant rotation. I don’t think I have ever broken one yet I have reordered a few times because they are too pretty not to give away.
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Set of 12 / 4 oz Ball Jars
Energy bites, labneh, spice mixes, salad dressings etcetera. I love that these can go in the freezer as well.
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3 Piece Springform Pan Set
I am a spring form girl. Not just for cheese cakes but most cakes. Using a high quality pan ensures that my cakes come out looking perfect. I’m always anxious that my cakes will stick and these take some of the worry out.
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4 1/2 “ Springform Pan:
My BFF gave me two of these and I have used them for many desserts from raw cheese cake to ice cream cakes. I think it is the perfect size for a rich dessert for two.
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I love the bright colors these come in. I use them for mixing ingredients but also in my non-stick pans.
Mini Silicone Spatula
OMG these are adorable but that is not why I use them. They can get into the little crannies that larger spatulas can’t.
Silicone Spatula Set
This is what I use for larger cookies as well as ice cream. I am not the best at making cookies all the same size but when I use this scoop I can do just that.
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I always bought cheap can openers and they would break within the year. My friend gave me this one 4 years ago. Enough said.
You really need a spatula like this for cookies, especially the thinner ones.
A good classic which.
Working Jars With Lids 14 ounce
A girlfriend gave me these years ago and I loved them immediately. They are handsome and feel right in the hand. They have lids which makes them perfect for storing left over hummus and marinades.
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Working Jars With Lids 16 ounce
After my bff gave me a case of the 14 ounce glasses I bought a larger set as well. My immersion blender fits in and I can blend up sauces and dressing right in the glass. P.S. They are practically unbreakable.
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I thought I was buying this rack for cookies but I set it on the counter all the time to place hot pans on and save room for cooking on the stove.
Oxo Container Set
I bought a set of these for all my dry goods, actually two sets because I loved them so much. Then my daughter fell in love with them I gave her a set for christmas.
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Steel Lid Oxo Container
I bought this silver topped container for my coffee because coffee is holy and needs to be treated thusly.