Chemex coffeemakers have always made a great cup of coffee but require a bit too much effort for us lazy late-sleepers. But now it looks like Chemex has heard our collective yawn. Their new Ottomatic coffeemaker delivers the same gourmet coffee experience with just the press of a button. The Ottomatic comes with a 10-cup hourglass flask but fits all Chemex flasks from 3-10 cup size.
Cracking your nuts is often painful, messy, or at least a bit of a chore. No more. This stainless steel nutcracker turns cracking your nuts into a sport you might actually be good at. Just position the nut and pull.
Chipping a tooth or worse, a new veneer, on a popcorn kernel will totally ruin movie night. This stoneware popcorn bowl with a built-in kernel strainer can prevent dental disasters before they happen.
bottleLoft is a magentic hanger for your fridge that allows you to hang the bottled beverage of choice on the ceiling of the fridge creating more storage space. The design relies on strong magnets mounted in an adhesive plastic rail and each bottleLoft rail hold 3 drinks. A fully funded Kickstarter campaign.
World’s smartest coffee maker. It uses an App and the internet to brew the perfect barista-quality cup from over 100,000 possible recipes on the Arist cloud platform while you lay there in bed just fiddling with your phone. Another fully funded Kickstarter campaign.
Leftovers and stored food will last longer when the air is removed from the container. And the new Evak line from Prepara makes that possible without some weird plug-in contraption, pumps or valves. They are simple compression containers with lids that forces out air as you press them down. Available in a variety of sizes.
These Lego-inspired cooking utensils might make cooking more fun. They might also draw a cease & desist from the real Lego brand, making them potentially collectible. The set includes a spatula, ladle, & pasta strainer that stack together or hang on the wall.
Nothing says “today already sucks” like ripping up your breakfast toast with slabs of cold, hard butter. This butterknife can change that without a heated blade or the need to leave your butter on the counter overnight to botulize. The blade works like a cheese grater to aerate and ribbon the butter into an easily spreadable form. A fully funded Kickstarter campaign.
Whipping up your own homemade pasta is risky, unless you happen to have a machine like this that turns the process from super-difficult and messy to idiot-proof. Add the ingredients, push a button, & walk away. You are now a skilled Italian chef of the highest order. Remember to hide the machine back in the cupboard before your dinner guests arrive.