Category Archives: KITCHEN

Edge of Belgravia’s Latest Kitchen Knives – No Two Blades Are The Same

Remember Edge of Belgravia, the purveyor of intricate and expertly crafted kitchen knives? Well, if you believe that chef knives are more than mere pieces of sharpened steel, then you will be glad to know that the UK kitchen knife maker has a new set of knives to please the connoisseur in you. Called Kuroi Hana Japanese Knife Collection, they are, as hinted by the product name, fusion of two cultures: the meticulous craftsmanship of British chef knife designer/maker, and the supreme quality of Japanese steel known as AUS-10 that boasts a hardness range of 58-60 HRC, promising to delivery superior toughness, sharpness and good corrosion resistance. Continue reading Edge of Belgravia’s Latest Kitchen Knives – No Two Blades Are The Same

Look! Here’s A Fully Functional Microwave That Plays Games Too

In segment called Fuze’s Invention Show, or FISH, British mad garage inventor Colin Furze takes up the challenge of inventing something to solve problems pitched by fans. Late last May, something very interesting popped up. A fan by the moniker of Board Chefs, AKA Dan Ibstons, (who is not quite a chef but a car mechanic, btw) asked Colin about killing the waiting time when cooking. You know, time spent drumming your fingers on the kitchen countertop while waiting for the pan heat up, or the microwave oven to be done – those kind of inevitable waiting time. Continue reading Look! Here’s A Fully Functional Microwave That Plays Games Too

This Ingenious Wine Glass Keeps You From Drinking The Wine Sediments

As some wine lovers will tell you, a good wine does not guarantee it will not leave a bad taste in your mouth and more often than not, the culprits are wine sediments which exists in some full body quality wine. You can say it is inevitable that you will taste the bitter stuff. However, it is quite a nagging problem as it could be minimized/eliminated by filtering your wine into a decanter, or you could drink your favourite wine with The Spirale Wine Glass developed by Vacanti Wine Glasses. At a glance, The Spirale Wine Glass looks like any quality, hand-crafted wine glasses, but upon closer observation you will notice a spiralling recess at the bottom of each Spirale Glass. Continue reading This Ingenious Wine Glass Keeps You From Drinking The Wine Sediments

I Bet You Didn’t Know Apple Has A Patent For A Pizza Box

Apple, like so many big corporations, has the addiction for patent. The Cupertino-based tech giant may not be the biggest patent holder among tech companies, but it has a significant number of them and what this means is, the things that get patented can sometime turns out to be rather quirky, like for examples, a paper bag and even a pizza box. Yup. You heard that right. A pizza box, but being a patented pizza box, it is certainly not your usual run-of-the-mill brown cardboard-based square box. In fact, Apple’s very own pizza box, which the company has been using in its cafeteria, makes a lot more sense because it is round and as we all know, pizza is round. Continue reading I Bet You Didn’t Know Apple Has A Patent For A Pizza Box

Cookie Box That Can Only Be Opened By Two Person Is So National Treasure

This is a Cookie Box and it could very well be a Da Vinci worthy creation. Why? Because, unlike the cookie jars you know, this box has a complex mechanism that needs a little team work, unless you’re born with three hands, to reveal the precious treats stashed within. About the third hand… it means you need another willing person and no, that one in the middle, to the south, doesn’t count. It need digits to work the magic. Continue reading Cookie Box That Can Only Be Opened By Two Person Is So National Treasure

PERK Makes Complex Pour-over Coffee Possible At The Press Of A Button

If you ask any true coffee connoisseur, the ultimate in coffee enjoy is not the hot cuppa of joe churned out by your typical coffee machines; it is the good’ol fashion pour-over brew, but if you know coffee, you will also know how hard it is to get the perfect brew. Why? Obviously, not everyone has the knack of pulling off the ‘perfect’ pour-over coffee and it is also because of this reason that PERK exists. PERK is a super sleek, fully automative pour-over coffee machine that lets you achieve perfectly extracted coffee at the push of a button. Continue reading PERK Makes Complex Pour-over Coffee Possible At The Press Of A Button

This Smart Drinkware Will Keep Your Coffee At The Temperature Set By You

To achieve the perfect brew, coffee is brewed at around 200 Fahrenheit and obviously, we can’t drink at that scorching temperature. So, what do we do? We wait. Then we forgot about it and it gets a little too cold for our liking. Drinking coffee is a simple enjoyment, but it has, for some reasons, escalated to become one of the many first world problems, but lucky for us, there’s The Jül Heated Smart Mug by Power Practical. Jül is smart drinkware. With a simple twist of the bottom, it lets you set your prefer temperature and it maintains it there. Continue reading This Smart Drinkware Will Keep Your Coffee At The Temperature Set By You

Griffin App-enabled Toaster Lets You Dictate The Outcome Of Your Toasts

Good news, toasted bread connoisseurs! How you savor that delicious, crispy dough-based food is going to change forever – thanks to Griffin Technology Connected Toaster. This full-featured digital toaster works with a companion app via Bluetooth to ensure your toasts turn out exactly as you have envisioned. This two-slot toaster is equipped with digital temperature adjustment which allows you to dial in your preferences like the bread type, darkness,and what not. Once set, the app remembers your preferences so you’d be getting the exact same toast every time. Continue reading Griffin App-enabled Toaster Lets You Dictate The Outcome Of Your Toasts

Drinking Red Wine From These Wine Glasses Won’t Stain Your Teeth

Drinking wine is a modern day aristocracy, largely enjoyed by classy people. However, this act of sipping on a say, Chateau Margaux 2009 Balthazar, won’t be all that classy if that red liquid stains your teeth, isn’t it? Obviously not and that, my classy friends, is why there’s the Wino Sipper Wine Glasses by Oēno. Costing a non-extravagant price of $24 for a set of two, Wino Sipper is designed to let you savor your favorite red wine without clumsy spillage and most importantly, without staining your teeth and it achieved this feat by incorporating a spout of sort at the bottom of the wine class so you could consume the content as you would drinking from a straw. Continue reading Drinking Red Wine From These Wine Glasses Won’t Stain Your Teeth

Not-for-sale Razer Chroma Mug On eBay UK Gets Razer CEO’s Due Attention

Razer CEO Min-Liang Tan had specifically said that the Razer Chroma Mug is strictly a non sale item. It was an exclusive gift presented to partners and close friends with some set aside for loyal fans through a sweepstake or something of sort, but in this Internet age, non sale item doesn’t mean you won’t be able to get it, well, that’s if you are prepared to drop a cool 1,220 English pounds or more (about an insane $1,520!). As it appears, at least one partner of Razer or close friend is not appreciating the exclusivity bestowed on him or her because this person, referred to as eBay seller dezolator-uk, has put it up for auction on eBay. Continue reading Not-for-sale Razer Chroma Mug On eBay UK Gets Razer CEO’s Due Attention