Published at Friday, November 02nd 2018, 00:29:16 AM by Fanny Jauffret. Cutlery and Kitchen Knives. An in-drawer knife block is another option for storing knives in a drawer. Part drawer organizer and part knife block, drawer knife blocks are fitted with slots to hold knives of varying sizes and lie flat in a drawer. They provide protection and a way to store your knives out of site. The downsides are that they are not a very efficient use of drawer space and may not accommodate all of your knives. If you do not own a lot of knives and drawer space is not an issue, an in drawer knife block may be adequate.
Published at Saturday, November 03rd 2018, 03:08:09 AM. Kitchen Storage By Mathieu Auger. Today's budget-conscious generation is constantly on a lookout for ways to minimize expenditures and encourage savings. Whether it is regarding the household expenditure, transportation or even vacationing, they are on a lookout for economical means in every sphere.
Published at Saturday, November 03rd 2018, 03:04:09 AM. Kitchen Storage By Hector Bethune. If you cook at all, and yes, that includes opening a box, you spend time in your kitchen. And you use those things in your kitchen. Now, imagine being able to find everything you need in your kitchen with your eyes closed. Good kitchen storage lets that become possible.
Published at Saturday, November 03rd 2018, 03:01:48 AM. Kitchen Storage By Nicolas Gallois. When choosing kitchen storage, specifically for the new home owner, there are two general types of ideas - the kinds of storage that are appropriate and needed in just about any kitchen, and those more suited to the individual kitchen and personalities of the owner. If you know the owner well, and have seen the new home (or pictures of the new home's kitchen), then consider a gift that specifically suits that kitchen. For example, you may have seen the kitchen, and noticed that it is small, and low on drawer and cupboard storage. Also, you know the home owner to be an avid cook, so you wonder to yourself where they will keep their spices. The perfect gift might be a magnetic spice rack, the type where a modern looking metal sheet is mounted on a wall, or inside a cabinet door, then neat, metal containers hold spices, magnetically stored away on the mounted metal sheet. Myriad such ideas for specific storage needs exist, and a walk through a home organizing store would reveal many ideas to suit any kitchen.
Published at Friday, November 02nd 2018, 00:50:00 AM. Cutlery and Kitchen Knives By Fanny Jauffret. If you want the more affordable kitchen knives, you can take a look at the origins of the cutlery to trace their manufacturers. Usually some kitchen knives are made in other countries apart from where they are being sold. And of course, it really does help if you buy cutlery that are actually part of a set and are sold during sale seasons. If you want your money to go a long way, you should the more expensive sets at a time when they are priced lower than their original retail value.
Published at Friday, November 02nd 2018, 00:49:50 AM. Cutlery and Kitchen Knives By Mathieu Auger. Almost all sort of kitchen cutlery including fork, spoon, tong and ladle are used while serving food. They are practical implements, but also bring an aesthetic value to your dining tables. Keeping all the required cutlery on the table is a part of etiquette. Today, different types of cutlery sets are available in single and bulk packs. Silver, stainless steel, vintage and plastic are the common types of cutlery sets. For picnics, buffets and outdoor parties, plastic cutleries would be a smart option. They add more convenience, as can be disposed after use.
Published at Friday, November 02nd 2018, 00:49:44 AM. Cutlery and Kitchen Knives By Hector Bethune. A good knife handle must be light, strong and be comfortable for the user to hold. These features provide a safe and efficient knife handle. The handle has two vertical pieces that cover the extension of the blade of the knife. (the part of the knife between the handle pieces is also called the tang....see below) Each of the two handle pieces has the same horizontal diameter. They cover the extension from the knife blade, which extends partially or completely the length of the handle. A quality kitchen knife tang runs the entire width and length of the handle and can be seen between the handle parts. Rivets hold the blade extension and the handle parts together.
Published at Friday, November 02nd 2018, 00:49:39 AM. Cutlery and Kitchen Knives By Nathan Tremblay. Generally steel is considered stainless if it contains at least 12% Chromium. The amount of Chromium is a debatable point some say 10.5% is enough for a steel to be stainless but when looking at most better quality stainless steels 12% - 14% seems to be the norm. That said Chromium is not the only element crucial to here. The quality of a kitchen knife varies considerably with the type of steel that the knife is made from. Many knives that are simply called stainless contain virtually no Carbon. Carbon is the element that allows steel to be hardened, hard steel will hold an edge better than soft steel thus providing better edge holding. Low Carbon Stainless typically has less than 0.03% Carbon, these tends to be used on inexpensive kitchen knives and other kitchen cutlery. They do not hold a very good edge and require frequent sharpening. Some telltale signs are highly shinny blades, often they are very thin and flexible knives, and commonly have serrated blades such as those seen on a bread knife.