Kitchen: Product Reviews, Ratings and Buying Guides

What is Nespresso, anyway? Is there more than one kind? Nespresso is a company that is a division of Nestle. It offers a machine to make a coffee with a layer of crema on top, similar to espresso and frothed milk. The output is the size of a shot of espresso, not a large cup of joe. Like the famous K-cups, ...

Wouldn’t it be great if you never hard to clean your Ninja Coffee Bar but still get tasty and refreshing coffee in every brew? Well, we would all love that. But is it really possible? Unfortunately, it is not. You need to wash your coffee maker if you want it to remain in great shape and this is still so if you ...

What if you could get more health benefits and fewer contaminants from the water coming out of your sink? That’s now possible thanks to home water ionizers that can change the pH of your water to make it more acidic or alkaline.  In order to help you find the right water ionizer for your home, we reviewed 44 ...

A rice cooker is a must for any modern cook who loves East Asian, Indian or Caribbean cuisine. Making rice on the stove top is fraught with risk. It’s hard to get the right temperature, rice-to-water ratio, and cooking time for perfect results. How many times have you checked the pot too late, only to find your ...

Sometimes, you just need one more burner to cook dinner. Or, you're living in a hotel room and are tired of the microwaved fast food. If you find yourself living without enough cooking space, turn to an electric skillet to start making meals. That’s a real lifesaver! These countertop appliances reach high ...

Most people cannot function without an early morning cup of coffee. You need that pick-me-up to get you going each day. A good cup of coffee out of the best coffee maker with grinder can start you off on a bright note. It can make you feel happy, at ease and ready to conquer the world. A not-so-good cup of coffee can ...

If you have concerns about your water quality, a water filter should be considered essential. Fortunately, you don’t need a massive system, as you can have an inline water filter fitted. Our team of researchers reviewed 38 inline water filters to assess how they operate in a typical home. We’ve created a list of ...

There’s nothing as inviting as the smell of freshly brewed French Press coffee. If you are an astute coffeeholic, just the thought of sipping this thick, coarse beverage can take you into a trance. According to experts, a single cup of coffee will not only stimulate your taste buds, but also revitalize your energy. ...

Who needs a vegetable chopper? Lots of people! Whether you are a busy working mom with little time for weeknight food prep or a professional caterer performing in-home culinary masterpieces, it is important to be able to chop your vegetables quickly, easily, and consistently. The more food you must make at a ...

Water is important to human survival, but unfortunately, it is one of the easiest substances to contaminate, isn’t it? Whether it is for laundry, bathing, swimming, or drinking, it can always suffer some contamination. No wonder, then, that water quality is of great concern to many people. How can you test the quality ...