What is KitchenBoy.net about? Our goal is to provide useful reviews and informative commentary about new or existing kitchen products.
Where Do I Find The Information? The Product Discussions category houses news, reviews and information about the tools and equipment you use in the kitchen. A summary of the most recent posts are found below with links to the full length articles.
Following the “Latest Product Articles” section, “Kitchen News & Other Fun Stuff” provides miscellaneous culinary news and kitchen product give-away offers. These offers are typically links to manufacturer or other culinary websites, ones that I will enter myself.
Favorite Kitchen Shops is a list of fun and exciting kitchen shops from around the world. We started the list and it has been expanded by submissions from readers like you. I love a good kitchen shop and am always interested in learning about new places to haunt when I travel.
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Latest Product Articles
Zippy Pop Is Perfect For National Popcorn Month – Zippy Pop is – yes a popcorn maker – and a good popper at that, but it’s designed to be more. Tests prove it a total snack maker limited only by your imagination: Zippy Pop – A Great New Home Snack Maker
New Knife Finds Success On Kickstarter With Clever Redesign – FINI is a knife that has been re-engineered with one concept, less handle – more control. The idea is that the shortened handle forces the user to grip the knife in the most optimal or proper way. Thus you cut, chop, mince or slice more efficiently and with less strain. Learn about this clever update to the kitchen knife – Meet FINI, The Kitchen Knife Re-Engineered
Keurig Launches New Home Beverage System – Keurig launched its new Keurig KOLD beverage system that allows consumers to make cold sparkling and still drinks at the push of a button using Coke branded drinks. It has unique features that other systems do not but it will be interesting to see how the consumers respond – Keurig Green Mountain Announces the Launch of Keurig KOLD
New Tool Helps Remove Plates From Microwave Safely – New Metro Design’s CoolGrip Caddy is intended to take the “ouch” out of removing food cooked or reheated in a microwave oven, making it safer and easier. It can also help protect food from those groddy work microwaves – Removing Food From Microwave Gets “Cooler” with CoolGrip Caddy
New Cookbook Of Firefighter Recipes Will Aid Families & Spouses – A new cookbook, “Eat Like A Firefighter,” shares recipes & tips from firefighters, with the proceeds going to support 24-7 Commitment. This non-profit is focused on helping firefighter & first responder marriages & families. Learn all about it – Cookbook ‘Eat Like a Firefighter’ To Assist Marriages & Families
Help Fenugreen’s FreshPaper Win Super Bowl Ad – Intuit Inc., announced internationally lauded organic food waste reducer, FreshPaper, is in the running for a television commercial during the 2016 Super Bowl. A company I admire, and whose product I use at home, FreshPaper is one of those companies you root for and seeing them win a thirty second spot during the Super Bowl would be just reward for good people. See how you can help – FreshPaper From Farmer’s Market Stall To The Super Bowl
Kitchen News & Other Fun Stuff
October Is Breast Cancer Awareness Month – October 1st is the start of Breast Cancer Awareness month, and Cook for the Cure, a partnership of #KitchenAid & Susan G. Komen, is offering a number of ways for cooks & food lovers to support the fight against breast cancer. It doesn’t take much to help end the scourge of breast cancer – Support Breast Cancer Awareness Month with Cook for the Cure
Millennials Adult Beverage Habits Studied – For the adult beverage market, it’s important to note that nearly 30% of all adults in the U.S. are Millennials, AND they are of legal drinking age. A new report reveals some of their tendencies when buying and drinking alcohol – Millennials’ Adult Beverage Choices Evolving as They Mature
illy Leader On International Coffee Day & New York Coffee Festival – illy, the well known Italian coffee company is leading a week of fun at the New York Coffee Festival, Sept. 25-27, celebrating the virtues of coffee, including illy’s Coffee Lab, honoring innovation in coffee. Plus they are heading up big coffee events at the Milan Expo World’s Fair around that same time – illy A Lead Sponsor On International Coffee Day October 1st
New Study Indicates Children Eat Worse At Home Than In Day Care – A study by researchers at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center found preschool age children consume more & worse calories at home than at day care. More needs to be done to change this – Study Finds Children Eat Healthier at Daycare Than At Home
2nd Annual List Of Most Innovative Women In Food & Drink – Fortune and Food & Wine’s 2015 list of the Most Innovative Women in Food & Drink highlighting the top entrepreneurs and idealists who are changing the world. Of all the things that get attention in this world, innovative people who affect positive change need a much bigger spotlight – Most Innovative Women in Food and Drink 2015 Announced
Is It Possible The Gluten-Free Craze May Be Waning? – A new survey says that nearly 2/3 of Americans are heeding the Dietary Guidelines to “make at least half your grains whole,” with a majority of Americans eating more whole grains than in years past – Survey Shows More Americans Now Choose Whole Grains