kitchen equipment

which is the best avocado knife?

The Best Avocado Knife

"Madame Mallory, studying her sous-chef, abruptly held out the small knife she herself had been using, and said, not unkindly, 'Marguerite, use the grapefruit k...

The Best Zester

"She felt about her zester the way some women do about a pair of spiky red shoes–a frivolous splurge, good only for parties, but oh so lovely." Erica Bauermeis...
Induction v Ceramic Hobs

Induction v Ceramic Hobs

I travel quite a bit, and sometimes I cook on my beloved aga, sometimes I use an induction hob, and sometimes an electric-ceramic one; occasionally, when I’m lu...