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Miele Appliances at KBIS/IBS 2015

Miele Appliances at KBIS/IBS 2015

[ 0 ] February 10, 2015 |

New Miele Range a Winner in Las Vegas Miele Appliances shown at KBIS/IBS 2015 It's hard to come away a winner when you go to Las Vegas. But, the new Miele range was a good bet at the 2015 Design and Construction Week (*KBIS/IBS) show in January. Miele partnered up with some top kitchen brands […]

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Sous Vide Cooking

Sous Vide Cooking

[ 0 ] February 8, 2015 |

Sous Vide The old and new trend in cooking – Sous Vide Tracing its beginning to the 17th century, Sous Vide was re-discovered in the 20th century, and has made a big comeback. Sous Vide translates literally from the French to Under Vacuum. The modern technique involves vacuum sealing food in plastic bags, and precisely […]

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Valentine’s Day Drinks

Valentine’s Day Drinks

[ 0 ] February 6, 2015 |

Valentine Drinks: Cosmopolitans two ways Cosmopolitan Cocktail or Champagne Cosmopolitan I love Martinis. For Valentine’s Day I’d happily choose a pink version of the Martini – The Cosmopolitan. But, my wife would prefer a Champagne Cosmopolitan. Which version do you think we’ll be drinking? Here’s my favorite recipe for a Cosmopolitan: Cosmopolitan INGREDIENTS 8 ounces […]

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Viking Ranges Now Available in 3 Style Series

Viking Ranges Now Available in 3 Style Series

[ 0 ] February 5, 2015 |

Viking Tuscany Ranges at UAKC NEW Viking Tuscany Ranges Famous for their cooking products, Viking Range Co. made famous the professional style range built for home use. More recently, Viking D3 appliances were added to the lineup for customers desiring a smoother, contemporary look versus the muscular commercial appearance of the Viking Professional line. Now, […]

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Travel News from Fodor. Top tourist spots trending.

Travel News from Fodor. Top tourist spots trending.

[ 0 ] February 3, 2015 |

Who wants to go to Croatia? We’re not kidding. Let’s go to Dubrovnik! Planning your 2015 vacation. London, Paris, Rome, Florence, Dubrovnik…. Dubrovnik? YES, Dubrovnik While according to Fodor’s, Paris is still the world’s #1 desired tourist destination, Croatia is ranked #1 among World tourist destinations on the rise – primarily because of Croatia’s Adriatic […]

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New Sinks and Faucets at KBIS 2015

New Sinks and Faucets at KBIS 2015

[ 0 ] February 1, 2015 |

New Franke Planar 8 Kitchen Sink and Faucet During the recent Kitchen and Bath International Show (KBIS) in Las Vegas we saw a variety of stunning new products. We were especially pleased to see at new kitchen and bath sink and faucet collection from a favorite brand, Franke. Read more below: LAS VEGAS (JANUARY 20, […]

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Did Monet Cook with La Cornue?

Did Monet Cook with La Cornue?

[ 0 ] January 30, 2015 |

Monet’s Kitchen in Giverny, France Check out Monet’s Range If you ever visit Paris in the summer time, be sure to take a side trip to Monet’s home in the village of Giverny outside of Paris. Here you will see the spectacular gardens that were featured in some of his most famous paintings, as well […]

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Luxury Appliance Brands Show Colors at KBIS/IBS 2015

Luxury Appliance Brands Show Colors at KBIS/IBS 2015

[ 0 ] January 28, 2015 |

New Appliance Color Shown at KBIS/IBS 2015 Marsala Displayed on High End Appliance Brands Pantone Color Institute® annually designates a color of the year. Last year’s color was Blue Orchid. For 2015, the color is Marsala. Appliance brands that feature color in an array of colors to supplement the traditional stainless steel finish have announced […]

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Super Bowl Dip Recipe

Super Bowl Dip Recipe

[ 0 ] January 26, 2015 |

Artichoke Dip with Crispy Shallots From Food & Wine – Shared by Chef Michael White It’s coming up to that weekend, and you’d like something different to serve up as a snack during the big game. Here’s a great idea for a warm dip that will sure to be a hit on Sunday. Easy to […]

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New Plumbing Fixtures at 2015 Kitchen and Bath International Show

New Plumbing Fixtures at 2015 Kitchen and Bath International Show

[ 0 ] January 25, 2015 |

Brizo Wins Gold at KBIS 2015 Articulating faucets are latest trend   While articulating faucets are nothing new, Brizo's styling on their lineup of articulating faucet is unique. Brizo says that the style is reminiscent of the design of an architect lamp. The cable design also brings to mind the boom arm on a crane […]

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