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    How to recognize polypropylene and Tritan™ plastic in 5 easy points

    How to recognize polypropylene and Tritan™ plastic in 5 easy points

    Not sure how to differentiate polypropylene and Tritan™ plastic? How are they alike? How are they different? Here are 5 easy characteristics that will help!    
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    Top 10 Starfrit fruits & vegetable tools

    Top 10 Starfrit fruits & vegetable tools

    Your son or your daughter is getting ready to move out and you’re wondering how to help? Your parents are getting older and need tools in the kitchen to help with food prep? Your kids want to help out in the kitchen and you are wondering what they can safely use that also makes the task fun? Here are the kitchen essentials you need so as to make food prep fast, easy, safe and fun!
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    2017 Gift Guide

    2017 Gift Guide

    Christmas shopping is now in full swing and we at Starfrit want to help you get a head start. If you are like me and short on gift ideas for your friends and family, try surprising them with products everyone will enjoy. With Starfrit’s complete lines of kitchen gadgets, cookware, small electric appliances and food storage items, you will be sure to find something for everyone on your list regardless of the budget. These gift ideas are sure to help any advanced cook and average weekday blazer
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    What is pressure cooking?

    What is pressure cooking?

    Have you heard of the new cooking trend for busy families? Pressure cooking reduces cooking time by at least half, is safe and retains vitamins and nutrients of your food. Oh, let’s not forget, it makes tasty and flavorful results!     What is a pressure cooker, and what does it do?  A pressure cooker simply pressurizes its contents, the liquid inside becomes steam and it forces liquids into the food making it very tender quickly. It has 5 disti
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    Blending Flavors with the Push of a Button!

    Blending Flavors with the Push of a Button!

    Versatile, nutritious, customizable and surprisingly filling, the smoothie has become an effective and healthy hunger buster you can take with you everywhere. It has started a very prominent food trend in the past couple years along with one of its newly common ingredients, kale, to make green smoothies. DIY smoothies have proven to be among the most universal food options because of their adaptability and simplicity. No matter your preference, there are many habits you can take up to make your
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    Spring Cleaning… Why Not Start with the Kitchen?

    Spring Cleaning… Why Not Start with the Kitchen?

    The kitchen is without a doubt one of the most crammed rooms in a household. It contains rarely used gadgets, foods, containers and other accessories that all require efficient storage. This notion is especially relevant when it comes to smaller kitchens as in apartments or condos. They cannot benefit from the luxury of walk-in pantries and islands. However, there are many available outlets and hidden storage opportunities in your kitchen you never thought possible. For your next Spring cleaning
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    5 knives you should add to your collection

    5 knives you should add to your collection

              From slicing steak to dicing an apple, every kitchen should be equipped with a good set of knives. Whether you already own a set or plan to purchase a few to add to your collection, you'll want to know which knives are essential in your kitchen. Sharpen your skills when it comes to knives by taking a look at these must-haves.
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    Proper Wine Consumption

    Proper Wine Consumption

    Amazing how an entire culture revolves around the extract of a single fruit. Although appreciating wine can sometimes seem like splitting hairs, the subtleties of this acquired taste become real as ever when optimally served and paired with the right foods. Let us go through some pointers you can use to make your wine tasting experience more fruitful!     Properly serving has the potential of making cheaper wines more palatable but it can tarnish a high-end bottle if done poor
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    Salad Days

    Salad Days

              Starfrit Kitchens Presents Salad Days by Marcy Goldman A great salad is always popular but these days, what with salad places cropping up in so many fast casual restaurants, the interest in ‘lite’ eating along with dense nutrition, has made our appetites for salad skyrocket. Salads are also so much more varied, appetizing and easily put together these days (and anything can be ‘salad’) that the
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    Spiralizer – Pasta and Salad

    Spiralizer – Pasta and Salad

              Have Guilt Free “Pasta’ and Salads That Turn Heads! Everyone knows vegetables are good for them and few of us get enough of them on a daily basis. But with a Starfrit Spiralizer, vegetables are not only easier to include but also fun to create both nutritious and aesthetic meals of every description. It’s an all-in-one art project/meal-maker! A Starfrit
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    Reinvent the way you eat vegetables

    Reinvent the way you eat vegetables

    According to the Canada's new Food Guide, half of our meals should consist of fruits and vegetables. Sometimes, veggies are not all popular... eating them should not be a chore. Forget boiled vegetables that loose their vitamins and taste during the process. Opt for new ways of preparing / presenting vegetables in your plate.  
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    Why use a kitchen mandolin?

    Why use a kitchen mandolin?

    Ok, I have to admit, I’ve resisted using a mandolin for years! I used to think that if I cooked like a Chef, a good quality knife and cutting board was all I needed… until… I tried a mandolin! Why use a mandolin? Well it seems Chefs DO use a mandolin when preparing certain meals, and somehow it gives me permission to do so myself! The main reason is that it cuts perfectly, evenly, consistently and quickly for recipes that require thin cuts. It really does! Even if you count the time it
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    The Importance of Airtight Food Storage Containers

    The Importance of Airtight Food Storage Containers

    Whether you want to store leftovers, lunches, snacks or any other food, it's important that the food storage containers you choose be airtight and liquidtight. Choosing the appropriate container can also have many advantages. Here are a few.
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    The 5 golden rules for kitchen knives

    The 5 golden rules for kitchen knives

    Here are the 5 golden rules to maintain your knives in perfect condition...
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    Mandolines : Good - Better - Best

    Mandolines : Good - Better - Best

    Why do so many mandolins exist? Whether you are starting out or you need a performing product to slice / julienne, we will demistify our collection from good tools, to better, to best kitchen accessories to cut your fruits and vegetables.
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    Starfrit Apple Pro Peeler

    Starfrit Apple Pro Peeler

    There are kitchen gadgets to help you tackle just about any chore in the kitchen. One of the most useful, time-saving tools are apple peelers, and it doesn’t get any better than Starfrit’s Apple Pro Peeler.
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    Kitchen Hacks to Help with Meal Preparation

    Kitchen Hacks to Help with Meal Preparation

    Meal preparation can sometimes be painful. You want to make sure that between work meetings, kids homework, housework and all other daily tasks, your family has healthy food options and savory meals without taking hours to prepare. Here are some tricks to help save time in the kitchen.
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    The Rock Non-Stick Cookware Use and Care

    The Rock Non-Stick Cookware Use and Care

    The Rock by Starfrit Non-Stick Cookware Care & Use Recommendations There are so many restrictions to deal with when it comes to traditional
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    Starfrit Eco-Friendly Kitchen Products

    Starfrit Eco-Friendly Kitchen Products

    At Starfrit, we are proud to offer our customers many eco friendly products, or products with renewable treatement of some kind. All these kitchen items are much appreciated by our clientèle and we present our most popular here.
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    Enjoy BBQ Grilled Food All Year!

    Enjoy BBQ Grilled Food All Year!

    For all the BBQ lovers out there, did you know you could prepare BBQ meals all year around? With the Electric Interior BBQ Smokeless Grill, you won't need to wait until the snow dissapears to enjoy flavorful BBQ grilled meals!
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    The Rock by Starfrit Cookware New Products

    The Rock by Starfrit Cookware New Products

    Starfrit The Rock New Products Now that Starfrit’s The Rock cookware has made your stovetop cooking easier than ever, you can now take your baking, braising and roasting to the next level with
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    What is induction cooking?

    What is induction cooking?

    Depending on who you talk to, this futuristic way of cooking can be very complicated or explained very simply… let’s try to make this easy! In order to cook food, a heat source is required such as an oven, cooktop or when camping, a barbecue or even a wood fire!
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    Help! It’s a Housewarming

    Help! It’s a Housewarming

    The papers are signed. The keys are made.  ... Now, what? As you enter the rite of passage to adulthood with your new home and newer mortgage, there is one milestone that should be a blast to cross off your list: the housewarming party. While the idea of having your friends and family celebrate with you at the happiest time of your young life is warm and cozy, there's only a short time before the panic sets in. What should I cook? Sh
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    Can Openers… the indispensable kitchen tool!

    Can Openers… the indispensable kitchen tool!

    Can Openers… no one really cares to discuss them… until they are broken and you have to buy a new one! It’s one of those kitchen items that you take for granted, that you use regularly, sometimes daily and you just want yours to work properly when you need it!
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