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Tuesday’s Tool: HIC’s Round BaconPress

  The HIC Cast Iron Bacon Press is a handy cooking tool that ensures bacon is cooked to perfection. The 7.75-inch round, cast iron press with a stay-cool wooden handle, holds bacon flat while cooking, which helps reduce splatter and curling, while creating crispier bacon that cooks more quickly. Because the bacon is held flat […]

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Tuesday’s Tool: Fante’s Mamma Maria’sMezzaluna

  Fante’s Mamma Maria’s Mezzaluna Rocking Chopper quickly transforms ingredients with a speed and efficiency that’s unmatched by knives to save time during food preparation. Made in Italy, the beautifully curved blade, with its half-moon profile, makes quick work of chopping and mincing foods. Featuring a 9-1/2” stainless steel blade with beechwood handles, this versatile […]

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Tuesday’s Tool: TWG, The World’s Greatest Mix’NMasher

Potatoes, yams, pumpkin, squash, turnips, parsnips, apples, bananas, and more are easily mixed and mashed in one motion. This time-saving kitchen gadget is perfect for mashing potatoes and other softer cooked foods for deliciously prepared meals. Extremely easy to use, simply peel, cut, and cook foods until fork tender. Drain well and return them to […]

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Tuesday’s Tool: HIC Porcelain LasagnaPan

  Get ready for the holiday season with HIC, Harold Import Co.‘s oven to table porcelain bakeware.  Our HIC Lasagna Pan is a durable and versatile baking dish for lasagna, casseroles, quiche, roasting veggies, making a cake, and more! Measuring 13 X 9 X 2-1/2”, our favorite lasagna pan features a generous depth to support […]

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Tuesday’s Tool: TWG Dual-Action PotatoMasher

A perfect tool for holiday meal prep, TWG, The World’s Greatest Dual-Action Masher from HIC, Harold Import Co., quickly breaks apart and mashes any soft, juicy or cooked produce without the use of electricity. Specially designed with a spring- loaded action, the serrated-toothed blades easily break open skins, while the wires and pierced plate mashes […]

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C-CAP Chicago Culinary Futures Event aSuccess

In its 9th year, the annual Culinary Futures Chicago Dinner Reception and Silent Auction to support Careers Through Culinary Carts Program (C-CAP), was held March 19, 2017 in Chicago was once again a huge success.   With more than 200 in attendance, the C-CAP Chicago students showcased their culinary talents by serving up delicious recipes […]

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Pastry Tools and The List For Baking Utensils

You need only a few baking utensils to make pastry, bake a cake, bread or muffins, so the initial outlay is low, but benefits are much higher. Baking not only warms the kitchen but also the heart. It’s a known fact that if you are staging your home to sell it, just throw a cinnamon-laced […]

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How Do The Grills Work

Outdoor grilling is a very popular method of cooking. As a matter of fact, nearly three quarters of U.S. households have a grill. A grill consists of a cooking surface, typically made of parallel metal bars or a porcelain-covered metal grid, over a fuel source capable of generating intense heat, usually up to temperatures of 500 […]

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Wine Storage Ideas for Small Spaces

Every wine lover knows that the next best thing to tasting a variety of vintages is collecting their favorite bottles and storing them for future enjoyment. Unluckily, not all wine enthusiasts have the luxury of unlimited space for storing their bottles. For those who live in apartments, condos or smaller abodes, storing wine bottles can […]