Gadgets for Father's Day: 5 cool tools to keep Dad happy in the kitchen – NOLA.com

Place your AD here

Kitchen gadgets and tools that make great Father’s Day gifts
Good for smoothies and soups and whatever you want to blend in between, the Vitamix Ascent series high-performance blenders have built-in timers and your choice of containers in varying sizes. Using the blender’s self-detect function, the machine reads which container you’ve chosen and automatically adjusts its settings.
Vitamix, vitamix.com. Vitamix Ascent Series A3500 blender, $649.
Marinating and seasoning will usually do the trick. But a meat injector can get the spices deeper into the meat, and it tenderizes, giving the finished product a flavor and moisture boost.
Lifestyle Appliances, 800 S. Clearview Parkway, Harahan, (504) 602-5990, lifestyleappliances.com. Traeger stainless steel meat injector, $29.99.
Some knives belong in the knife drawer, but your best knives deserve a place of prominence. This wall-mounted magnetic knife board can fit five to eight of your favorites.
Coutelier, 8239 Oak St., New Orleans, (504) 475-5606, couteliernola.com. Spalted Maple knife board (12 inches across) handmade by Josh Kleinpeter, $180.
Before the daily grind, an at-home coffee roaster could be the secret to your freshest morning brew yet. New on Magazine Street, Current Crop Roasting Shop is on a mission to help local coffee lovers perfect the art of home roasting.
Current Crop Roasting Shop, 3931 Magazine St., New Orleans, (504) 571-5129, currentcroproasting.com. Gene Cafe CBR-101 coffee roaster, $650.
Enabling you to cook right on your patio table, or on top of a stove surface with a fan and proper ventilation, Japanese-style grills are growing in popularity. Binchotan, Japanese charcoal, burns cleaner and hotter than other briquettes, making this item a grilled dinner winner.
Coutelier, 8239 Oak St., New Orleans, (504) 475-5606, couteliernola.com. Konro grills, $325-$550.
A delightful home-interior nod to all you anglers out there. 
{{description}}
Email notifications are only sent once a day, and only if there are new matching items.
News Tips:
newstips@theadvocate.com
Other questions:
subscriberservices@theadvocate.com
Need help?

source

Share this article

Facebook
Twitter
LinkedIn
WhatsApp
Email

More from this Author