July 03, 2019

My Milkshake is Better Than Yours :)

My Milkshake is Better Than Yours :)
It’s 2019, the words “plastic straw” are basically a cuss at this point. Everyone is well aware about how we should always use paper over plastic. Luckily, America’s Test Kitchen incorporated a 25-pack of not only biodegradable, but adorable paper milkshake straws in our newest CrateChef box. The straws may be made of paper, but they are thick and durable and can be used with any drink without getting soggy and falling apart.
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June 26, 2019

Norpro Oil Mister

Norpro Oil Mister

Here we have another tool you didn’t know you needed: an oil mister. Oil misters offer a refillable, additive-free alternative to aerosol cooking sprays while preventing you from accidentally dumping oil everywhere. The Norpro Stainless Steel Mister, our personal favorite, allows you to control the amount of oil you use in your cooking!

This sprayer dispenses oil gradually and evenly, giving you more control over the flavor of your food. You can use it with... Read More

June 17, 2019

Good Grips!

Good Grips!

When it comes to tools in your kitchen, tongs are often overlooked. You really forget how important they are until you realize you can’t flip meat on the grill, serve salad, or stir pasta with your hands. Having an extra set of heat resistant hands in your kitchen is helpful with a plethora of dishes.


America’s Test Kitchen tested many different kitchen tongs on the basis of precision, comfort, and pincer design. They ultimately... Read More

June 12, 2019

Simple Summer Cocktail Recipes

Simple Summer Cocktail Recipes

Summer is the perfect time to get creative with your cocktail recipes. People love a fun, Instagram-able drink and these ideas are sure to be a hit at your next party, cookout, or girl’s night. There’s nothing like an ice water or a cold lemonade on a hot summer day, but sometimes you just need to sit back and enjoy the warm weather with a delicious, boozy drink. These cocktails will both refresh and impress!

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June 05, 2019

Pork Barrel Original

Pork Barrel Original

Barbecue season is upon us! With so many barbecue sauces on the market, it can feel impossible to choose. So, it’s a good thing America’s Test Kitchen chose for you, and they certainly chose wisely! The Pork Barrel Original BBQ Sauce might just be the only barbecue sauce you’ll ever need.

With generous additions of vinegar, salt and chili paste along with liquid smoke, it’s tart, spicy, and more savory than sweet. This sauce was... Read More