Archive | Gifts for the COOK

GIFT IDEAS, Gifts for the COOK | November 25, 2010 | by Kim Vallee

A Molecular Gastronomy Kit

molecular gastronomy kit

What to give at Christmas to a gourmet cook who has everything can be a hard task? But, with this kit developed by Montreal-based Molécule-R Flavors, I think that you might able to cross one name from your Christmas list. Cuisine R-evolution should satisfy cooks who are curious about the most popular techniques of molecular [...]

GIFT IDEAS, Gifts for the COOK | December 4, 2009 | by Kim Vallee

The Steamy Kitchen cookbook | Book review

the steamy kitchen cookbook by jaden hair

Jaden sent me her cookbook a while ago. I always meant to talk about her beautiful family-friendly Asian cookbook but I was waiting to make a few recipes. One thing happened after another and I still have to try one recipe. But I will. The Steamy Kitchen cookbook sits on my kitchen bookcase, next to my [...]

GIFT IDEAS, Gifts for the COOK | December 3, 2009 | by Kim Vallee

My New Fun Breakfast Tableware

breakfast tableware :: ritzenhoff teacup eipott by koziol salt and peeper by fred

When I went to cash, Lucie, the owner of Kokoon, told me Wow! you made a kit. This is what I like to do whether it is for me or for a gift. I like to match things from different brands. Since they are not from the same designers, it creates a unique look. This [...]

GIFT IDEAS, Gifts for the COOK | November 12, 2009 | by Kim Vallee

Upside-Down Herb Gardening with Sky Planters by Boskke

sky planter designed by patrick morris for boskke

As a cook, it is important to have my reserve of fresh herbs. Nothing beats the taste of freshly cut herbs. I am currently looking at a simple way to keep fresh herbs indoors without using space on my floor or the counter. An extra small Sky Planter could be it. The Sky Planters remind [...]

GIFT IDEAS, Gifts for the COOK

November 11, 2009 | by Kim

Four Gift Ideas for the Cook or the Hostess

bodum gift ideas for the cook and the hostess

Bodum products are typically built to last, perform well and look good. Three good reasons to like them and to not be [...]