The Vitamix 750 is a Beautiful Work Horse for the Home Kitchen

A close up of the base of the Vitamix 750 Professional Series Blender on a blue background.

Vitamix has a line up of great blenders, but this one has to be our favorite. If you’re looking for smoothie shop results in a blender meant for the home kitchen, you’ve found the right machine. Read more about our favorite features of the Professional 750, such as the preprogrammed functions, metal finishes, and the commercial grade motor.

Slice Your Way to Perfection with a Japanese Sujihiki Knife

Long, thin blades, scalpel-sharp cutting edges, and outstanding aesthetics rank Japanese sujihikis among the best of slicing and carving knives. Renowned for their hard steel and cutting performance, some adaptations now make them more suitable for the Western market. Read all about these cutting-edge beauties here.

9 Best Petty and Kitchen Utility Knives for the Home or Pro Kitchen

Top down view of 9 different kitchen utility and petty knives with their tips all pointed to one point and organized in a circle.

For hands-on convenience, the petty, or utility knife, performs a variety of cutting tasks with deft efficiency. Lightweight and agile, they can be used for hand-held work like peeling or carving garnishes, and they also perform well on the cutting board for chopping and slicing tasks. Read our detailed review here.

The Breville BOV900BSS Smart Oven Air: Countertop Convection Cooking Made Easy

Breville Smart Oven Air sitting on a white painted wooden surface

The Breville BOV900BSS Smart Oven Air is our favorite convection countertop toaster oven that we’ve reviewed. With superb construction, a two-year warranty, and big enough to accept easily found quarter-sized baking sheets and pans, this model can easily replace a conventional oven in a small apartment or make for a heck of a supplemental appliance for holiday gatherings. Our highest recommendation. Read the review now!