Green is the new black. We’ve sifted out the best items to help you eat clean, prevent wastage, and turn your kitchen into a lush space.
HEMSLEY + HEMSLEY SPIRALIZER
From the successful cookbook writers of The Art Of Eating Well comes a tool that will make it easier to rid your diet of heavy carbs by substitution. Whirl out some vegetable “noodles” for a light pasta or a crunchy carrot salad to bring to a sunny picnic.
£29.95 (about S$62) from www.amazon.co.uk
This delightful enamelled steel saucepan will liven up any stove top with its rustic wooden handle and lid knob. If your kitchen’s Scandinavian-style, the chic green colour fits right in.
$19.90 from IKEA, 60 Tampines North Drive 2. Tel: 6786 6868
Flavour up! Zing your salad with a healthy dose of infused oils and vinegars without bowls and ingredients to clean up afterwards. Add your favourite ingredients to the grind cup and shake the whole kaboosh up for healthy homemade dressings and sauces to drizzle easily over any dish.
$42.90 from Shinnpark, shop.shinnpark.com
JOSEPH JOSEPH SPAGHETTI MEASURE
No more grabbing a handful of spaghetti and tossing it into the pot. This measure has a precise aperture for one to four servings. It’ll also look pretty darn cute among your arsenal of kitchen tools.
$18 from Lazada, www.lazada.sg
TAKAHI HERBAL COOKER
Brewing herbal soup has never been easier. This automatic cooker has a built-in buzzer which prevents over-boiling and over-spilling. Fill your kitchen with the aroma of healthy herbal tonics, and your loved ones’ tummies with home-cooked food.
$118 from Harvey Norman, #02-56 to 62, 9 Raffles Boulevard. Tel: 6311 9988
ZYLISS FASTCUT HERB TOOL
Unleash your kitchen superhero power. Turn into Wolverine with this handy little five-bladed rolling
tool that comes with a soft grip. Mince fresh herbs lightning-quick to use in a roast, in a marinade
or in a simple pan-fried dish.
$33.90 from ToTT Store, 896 Dunearn Road. Tel: 6219 7077
JAPANESE OMELETTE PAN
Itadakimasu, let’s eat! With this precisely-shaped pan, you too can make your own fluffy little
tamagoyaki (Japanese omelette) at home for a tasty bento or as a side dish for a light lunch. It
doubles up as a normal frying pan as well.
$38.06 from Rakuten, www.rakuten.com.sg
WILTON BAKER’S PASTRY BLENDER
To save wastage of pastry dough and beaten butter while baking, Wilton has attached a nifty gizmo to this blender that swipes off globs of goodness back into your mixing bowl. Easy to use and clean, it also keeps fingers dough-free. Perfect batch of cupcakes, here we come!
$9.90 from Bake It Yourself, 9 Circular Road. Tel: 6100 2253. www.B-I-Y.com