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Muji's stores are hard to come by in the US - fortunately, you can shop the Japanese retailer's home goods on Amazon

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Amazon Muji is a Japanese retailer that sells affordable, quality household and lifestyle products. In addition to its stores and website, you can now find its well-designed products on Amazon. From skincare to dinnerware and stationery, many items cost less than $20. In my fantasy, I'd live in a mid-century John Lautner home filled with high-end, minimalist furnishings, but my limited budget preve...
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I've tried every coffee gadget out there, but I always come back to this $23 stovetop coffee pot

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Amazon There is any number of ways to make coffee on the cheap, but may we suggest the Moka pot? Grosche's Milano is our favorite Moka pot, and the one we recommend in our guide to stovetop coffee. It's a quick, space-conscious, and rich way of achieving an espresso-like dose of coffee at home. Milano Stovetop Espresso Maker (small) Coffee, depending upon how you take yours, can be a dizzying ...
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I love charcuterie so much that I have an entire collection of serving boards - here are my top 5

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Anna Popp/Insider Charcuterie is one of my favorite things to serve when I get together with friends. I love them it so much that I have a whole collection of serving boards. When asked, I always recommend the Bambussi cheese board and the World Market slate cheese board. My homemade charcuterie boards are always a fan-favorite when I host guests or go to a friend's house. Over the years I've ...
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The 4 best tea kettles of 2021

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Smeg The key to making a great cup of tea is the water. A quality electric kettle should be easy to use and clean and ideally allow for temperature control. If you live somewhere with hard water, a built-in filter is a must-have feature. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky I've been a tea drinker since childhood. My mom and I would drink tea, watch our favorite shows, and snuggle in the basement.O...
Tags: Reviews, Kitchen, Coffee, Tea, Trends, Features, Buying Guide, Kettle, Electric, Kitchen Tools, Home And Kitchen, Zojirushi, Maina, Kitchen Accessories, Insider Picks, Product Card


I went to the equivalent of Disney World for coffee nerds and these are the coolest products I tried

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Owen Burke/Insider We attended the Specialty Coffee Association's 2021 Expo in New Orleans this weekend. Through a bewildering array of all things coffee, we sifted out our favorite new coffee gear. From home espresso machines to compostable K-Cups, here's what we're most excited by. The Specialty Coffee Association is, in our opinion, the ultimate authority in all things coffee. When they ...
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I've tested more than a dozen air fryers - this model from Philips is the best for cooking large meals

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Philips Twin's TurboStar XXL Airfryer holds 3 pounds of food, cooks quickly, and is dishwasher safe. It's pricey (normally $350, but currently on sale for $300), but worth it if you often cook large dishes. It comes with an app loaded with hundreds of recipes so you can get the most out of the appliance. Amazon Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Twin TurboStar XXL Airfryer (small) In 2010, Ph...
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I've tested more than a dozen air fryers and this Philips version is the only one that cooks large dishes with ease - here's why I'm a convert

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Philips Twin's TurboStar XXL Airfryer holds 3 pounds of food, cooks quickly, and is dishwasher safe. It's pricey (normally $350, but currently on sale for $300), but worth it if you often cook large dishes. It comes with an app loaded with hundreds of recipes so you can get the most out of the appliance. Amazon Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Twin TurboStar XXL Airfryer (small) In 2010, Ph...
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Le Creuset is known for its wide selection of colored cookware - here's what color you should buy based on your zodiac sign

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Le Creuset Le Creuset makes beautiful and durable enameled in more than 15 fun colors. To help you choose, we broke down what color you should buy based on your zodiac sign. Read more about why we love Le Creuset cookware. When it came time to pick out my first "adult" cookware, I knew I wanted to invest in Le Creuset's durable and thoughtfully-designed enameled cast iron cookware. That was the ea...
Tags: Reviews, Food, Trends, Features, Leo, Caribbean, Libra, Virgo, Sagittarius, Le Creuset, Kitchen Appliances, Kitchen Accessories, Cookware, Cerise, Insider Picks, Le Creuset Le Creuset


I used to scoff at 'fancy' charcoal, but these hexagonal briquettes with double the burn time have significantly upped my grilling game

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Prime6 Prime6 makes charcoal from compressed hardwood sawdust that burns cleanly and lasts up to four hours. We used it alongside our tried and true favorites all summer long, and here's why it wins out. It's also a favorite of "meat magician" Pat LaFrieda. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Charcoal (small) My first experiences with grilling were, far as I can recall, with match-light brique...
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This KitchenAid meat grinder lets me make the best sausages and burgers from scratch at home

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. KitchenAid KitchenAid stand mixers are a status symbol for bakers in kitchens across America. Attachments made for the mixer let you use your KitchenAid for more than just doughs or batters. I love KitchenAid's meat grinder attachment, which lets me use my mixer to make ground meats and sausages. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Metal Meat Grinder Attachment (small) As someone who mainly focuse...
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16 must-haves to create a DIY ice cream sundae bar at home

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Williams Sonoma An ice cream sundae bar is the best kind of overwhelming; how can you possibly choose between chocolate or vanilla, crushed Hershey bars or gummy worms, and hot fudge or salted caramel sauce? Planning a sundae bar may not be as fun as eating at one, but we've rounded up 16 products to guide you through the process. I'm no stranger to ice cream parties. My grandfather sold ice cre...
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The 5 best kitchen faucets of 2021

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Your kitchen faucet should be functional, durable, and convenient and match your existing decor. Delta's Trinsic Faucet is our top pick thanks to its price, finishes, and touch-sensitive operation. Learn how we research and test home products here. Many of us take our kitchen faucets for granted until they break. Think of how frequently you use it to wash your hands, get a drink, scrub vegetables, rinse dishes, wet sponges, and more. You want one that stan...
Tags: Reviews, Amazon, Kitchen, Home, Trends, Features, Buying Guide, Delta, Lee, Allen, Kohler, Moen, Stephanie Lee, Kitchen Accessories, Landers, Trinsic Faucet


16 dorm kitchen essentials every college student needs for late night snacks or on-the-go meals

Keurig Cooking in college dorms requires some creativity, but it is easier when you have the right tools. While most residential campuses have meal plans, dining hall hours and food selection can be limited. Making your own meals is a great way for students to feel independent and can satisfy late-night cravings. Some college students are careful with their belongings, but their roommates might not be. Consider durability and price when shopping for products. Additionally, look at the dorm...
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We tested 8 garlic presses in 2021 - these 3 are worth your money

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky A quality garlic press is easy to clean and produces a high yield of crushed garlic. Our top pick is the Orblue Stainless Steel Garlic Press. It offers a full range of motion, is dishwasher safe, and can press multiple cloves at a time. Garlic is a versatile ingredient used every day in many kitchens. Preparing it can be a sticky and smelly task, which is where a garlic press comes in. A garlic press has two primary goals: prepare garlic to a grated-like consi...
Tags: Reviews, Amazon, Kitchen, Cooking, Trends, Features, Buying Guide, Kitchen Tools, Garlic, OXO, Kuhn Rikon, Peeler, Owen Burke, Kitchen Accessories, Cookware, Insider Picks


We tested 16 ice cube trays, here are the 4 best ice trays and molds in 2021

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Choosing an ice cube tray requires sorting through different materials, sizes, and shapes. We tested 16 ice cube trays to determine the best for everyday use, large cubes, spheres, and more. Our top pick is the W&P Everyday Tray for its easy release and neatly shaped ice cubes. Most ice cube trays successfully freeze water, but are difficult to maneuver when full, don't release the ice easily, take up too much space in the freezer, or produce misshapen cub...
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I use this affordable immersion blender for homemade pesto, salsa, dip, and more - it's versatile, powerful, and easy to clean

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. An immersion blender can help you make soups, salsas, and dips with less cleanup than a blender or food processor. I tested the Breville Control Grip Immersion Blender and used it to make dip, pesto, and all different types of soup. Not only was it effortless to use, but cleaning the blender was quick and painless. The Breville Control Grip Immersion Blender turned any assortment of ingredients we threw i...
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The 7 best KitchenAid attachments we tested in 2021

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky The best KitchenAid mixer attachments can make a variety of foods and replace several appliances. Our favorites include a pasta maker, a meat grinder, a spiralizer, a food processor, and more. Don't own a KitchenAid mixer? Check out our guide to the best KitchenAid stand mixers. When it comes to mixers, KitchenAid stand mixers are in a class of their own. In addition to mixing batters and kneading doughs, these mixers work with a wide array of attachments....
Tags: Reviews, Amazon, Kitchen, Cooking, Trends, Features, Buying Guide, Italy, Baking, Kitchenaid, Don, Kitchen Accessories, James Brains, Peel Core Slice, KitchenAid Metal Food Grinder Attachment, Insider Picks 2020


The 5 best reusable straws you can buy in 2021

Buying reusable straws is an easy way to decrease your plastic consumption. The most common materials are silicone, stainless steel, and reusable plastic. Our favorite reusable straws are the OXO Good Grips stainless steel straws with silicone tips. Reusable straws are an eco-friendly alternative to disposable plastic drinking straws. There are lots of materials to choose from - food-grade silicone, 18/10 stainless steel, and reusable, BPA-free plastic are the most common - as well as styles to...
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Kitchen of the Week: A Mexico City Makeover in Apple Green

We recently visited Libia Moreno and Enrique Arellano at Utilitario Mexicano, their Mexico City emporium devoted to celebrating humble, everyday objects made in their adopted country.  After falling in love with their shop, we asked to see where they live. The two—she’s a textile designer, he’s a graphic designer, both originally from Colombiá—happened to have recently finished a kitchen makeover and agreed to show us around.”Like everyone, at the beginning of the pandemic we had to be at home m...
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The best cake pans we tested in 2021

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky The best cake pans release the sponge smoothly, revealing evenly browned sides and bottoms. We tested eight cake pans by baking the same yellow cake in each. Our top cake pan is the KitchenAid Non-Stick 9" Round for its even baking and easy cake release. As a young home baker, I mostly use well-loved, hand-me-down cake pans, and have spent a lot of time dealing with the problems warped, discolored, and non-standardized pans can cause. Whether the mix came from...
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I switched to reusable bamboo paper towels to help my kids’ climate change anxiety, and here’s how it went

I committed to switching to reusable bamboo paper towels recently, in part at the urging of my teens. The realities of climate change — and the constant important conversations about it in the media — is a very real stressor for my kids. Especially since COVID, when they’ve spent so much more time alone and, yeah, on […]
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Now is the best time to buy a Vitamix: Amazon Prime Day has some of the best deals on blenders we've seen

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Amazon Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Amazon Prime Day 2021 is almost over, but the best deal of the entire two-day event may have only just arrived.We think Vitamix offers the best blenders on the market, but there's no denying that the usual price tag is a bit much for many of us to stomach. Fortunately, our very favorite blender, the 5200, is on sale for 50% off right now for Amazon Prime Day...
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Cult Vinegar, a Labor of Love in the UK

It’s impossible not to be charmed by the exuberance of Jonathan Brown, who once ran a food blog called “Around Britain with a Paunch” and says he has loved food and wine since a young age. By day he works in advertising, but in his spare time he operates his specialty line Cult Vinegar with his wife, Sarah. “I’ve become fascinated (or my wife would say obsessed) by fermenting and culturing food. From sourdough bread, to kimchi, to pickled artichokes, to making vinegar from the dregs of wine and ...
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The Breville Nespresso Pixie is the only pod espresso machine I trust - I've had mine for 5 years

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Owen Burke/Insider Pod machines don't make "true" espresso, but they come close and they're more affordable. We've tested nearly a dozen pod machines, and Nespresso's Pixie is our favorite. It's compact, starts up quickly, and has a foolproof interface. Pixie by Breville (small) The Pixie may be the smallest Nespresso machine we've tested, but it offers the best value overall, t...
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20 cooking gifts for avid home cooks, as recommended by professional chefs

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Williams Sonoma We asked professional chefs to tell us the best gifts to give someone who loves being in the kitchen. They personally use these 20 kitchen tools and appliances in their own lives to make delicious meals. Looking for more gift ideas? Find all of Insider Reviews' 2021 gift guides here. If you like food and cooking, you probably look to professional chefs to learn what to eat and how ...
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The 3 best espresso tampers we tested in 2021

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky An espresso tamper packs grounds into your espresso machine's portafilter to ensure a balanced shot. We tested nine tampers to find the best one you can buy considering price, effectiveness, and more. The Decent Tamper is best for most people thanks to its easy-to-grip handle, calibration, and shape. An espresso tamper is a tool used to pack, or "tamp," grounds into the basket of an espresso machine, and it's essential to prepping a well-balanced shot...
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Utilitario Mexicano: A Shop Devoted to Useful Wares and “Objects in Danger of Extinction”

Utilitario Mexicano uses two words to describe its approach: util sólamente, useful only. What began as an unexpected opportunity—to settle a debt for design work, creative couple Enrique Arellano and Libia Moreno were offered a pop-up space—has turned into a passion project. Enrique, a graphic designer, and Libia, a textile designer, had moved to Mexico City from Colombia, and fallen in love with the everyday objects at local markets. And so, for their overnight emporium, they decided to become...
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Colorful Artisan-Made Wares for the Summer Kitchen and Table from Goodee

Maybe it’s the promise of summer and longer days ahead, but lately we’re in search of cheerful, colorful wares to add some brightness to our weeknight meals and unexpected spirit to our spaces. Even better if those objects are ethically made, designed to last, and crafted by artisans the world over to bring a bit of travel indoors, too. We’re excited to see that Goodee , the Black-owned online marketplace for eco-minded, fair-trade, design-forward goods, has new offerings for the kitchen...
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The best garlic presses we tested in 2021

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky A quality garlic press is easy to clean and produces a high yield of crushed garlic. Our top pick is the Orblue Stainless Steel Garlic Press. It offers a full range of motion, is dishwasher safe, and can press multiple cloves at a time. Garlic is a versatile ingredient used every day in many kitchens. Preparing it can be a sticky and smelly task, which is where a garlic press comes in. A garlic press has two primary goals: prepare garlic to a grated-like consi...
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It's Grill Week at Insider! Here are exclusive deals for our readers, plus your ultimate guide to the best grills and tools we've tested

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Amazon; OXO; Walmart; Owen Burke; Lauren Savoie/Insider If you love good food and warm weather, grill season may be the highlight of your year. We rounded up our favorite grilling guides to help you set up and start cooking. We've also arranged for some exclusive deals on grills, meat, and grill accessories just for Insider Reviews readers. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky In honor of grill seaso...
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