A Curated Collection of Equipment

Build a Better Breakfast
Build a Better Breakfast
Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and in my opinion, it’s also th…
Published: September 2021
Comfort Food Cookware
Comfort Food Cookware
Our newest cookbook, One-Hour Comfort, is all about creating flavorful, crowd-pl…
Published: September 2021
All the Tools You Need for Packing Lunches This Year
All the Tools You Need for Packing Lunches This Year
Whether you’re making wholesome school meals for little ones or simply want to g…
Published: August 2021
Build the Best Sandwiches
Build the Best Sandwiches
Sandwiches are my favorite food, second only to pizza, so I will go to great len…
Published: August 2021
Must-Have Accessories for Summer Cocktails
Must-Have Accessories for Summer Cocktails
What’s your go-to summer drink? Sangria, a shandy, raspberry-basil iced tea? Thi…
Published: August 2021
Blenders for Every Budget
Blenders for Every Budget
Blenders are essential for lots of everyday kitchen tasks. I use mine most often…
Published: August 2021
Make the Most of Fresh Tomato Season
Make the Most of Fresh Tomato Season
As I’ve mentioned before, I grew up in New Jersey. Aside from its beautiful beac…
Published: August 2021
Our Favorite Equipment for Fast, Flavorful Meals
Our Favorite Equipment for Fast, Flavorful Meals
I love low-effort, high-reward dinners. My coworkers do too, which is why there’…
Published: July 2021
The Best Tools for Making Ice Cream at Home
The Best Tools for Making Ice Cream at Home
Nothing says summer quite like a bowl of ice cream. And this summer I’m ready to…
Published: July 2021
The Picnic Planner's Wish List
The Picnic Planner's Wish List
Summer is underway and I’m determined to eat as many meals as possible al fresco…
Published: July 2021
10 of Our Favorite Appliances Under $100
10 of Our Favorite Appliances Under $100
I love almost everything about cooking—the fresh ingredients; the time spent in …
Published: June 2021
Cool Drinks for Hot Summer Days
Cool Drinks for Hot Summer Days
I’m always looking for ways to stay cool during warm summer months. One of my fa…
Published: June 2021
The Season of Salads
The Season of Salads
The season of salads is upon us, and a thoughtfully prepared salad can be a flav…
Published: June 2021
The Ultimate Tools for Fruit Prep
The Ultimate Tools for Fruit Prep
Spring is already in full swing and the start of summer is fast approaching. Wit…
Published: May 2021
Top Tools for Outdoor Eats
Top Tools for Outdoor Eats
When the sun is shining, there’s no better time for an alfresco feast. We have e…
Published: May 2021
Kitchen Cleaning Basics
Kitchen Cleaning Basics
Our team’s favorite dish soap and sponge easily lift off cooked-on food and are …
Published: April 2021
Do You Need a Multicooker?
Do You Need a Multicooker?
We spent months testing multicookers by cooking more than 68 pounds of meat, 26 …
Published: March 2021
For the Love of Cheese
For the Love of Cheese
Is there a more beloved food than cheese? Just say the word “cheese” out loud, a…
Published: February 2021
Bake Impressive Desserts This Valentine’s Day
Bake Impressive Desserts This Valentine’s Day
I often show love for my friends and family through baking, making cakes on thei…
Published: February 2021
Step Up Your Pasta Game
Step Up Your Pasta Game
This week is all about one of my favorite foods—pasta! Pasta is one of those foo…
Published: January 2021
A Round-up of Our Favorite Skillets
A Round-up of Our Favorite Skillets
Skillets are a staple in any kitchen. From cast-iron and carbon-steel skillets t…
Published: January 2021
Essential Equipment for Cooking Comfort Food
Essential Equipment for Cooking Comfort Food
On cold winter days I like to make (and eat) comfort food—satisfying soups, stew…
Published: January 2021
Give Your Kitchen An Eco-Friendly Makeover
Give Your Kitchen An Eco-Friendly Makeover
I’ve been working to make my home kitchen into a more eco-friendly space over th…
Published: January 2021
Enjoy a Leisurely Holiday Breakfast
Enjoy a Leisurely Holiday Breakfast
What’s your favorite holiday tradition? One of mine is a leisurely breakfast wit…
Published: December 2020
Lisa’s 2020 Holiday Gift Guide
Lisa’s 2020 Holiday Gift Guide
As an executive editor of our Reviews team and an America’s Test Kitchen cast me…
Published: December 2020
Our Top 15 Kitchen Tools Under $15
Our Top 15 Kitchen Tools Under $15
We’ve put together a list of 15 of our favorite tools—all of which cost less tha…
Published: December 2020
Bread Baking Essentials
Bread Baking Essentials
Making bread at home can be intimidating. I tried my hand at bread making for th…
Published: October 2020
Cozy Up with Tea and Cookies
Cozy Up with Tea and Cookies
If you’ve been reading this newsletter for a while, you know that I’m a big fan …
Published: October 2020
Everything You Need for An Epic Night In
Everything You Need for An Epic Night In
Over the past few months, I’ve become somewhat of an expert in planning quiet ni…
Published: October 2020
Our Favorite Budget-Friendly Appliances
Our Favorite Budget-Friendly Appliances
I love everything about cooking—the fresh ingredients; the time spent in the kit…
Published: September 2020
Craft Perfect Cocktails at Home
Craft Perfect Cocktails at Home
With many restaurants and bars closed or offering limited services, it’s probabl…
Published: September 2020
Spice Up Your Fall
Spice Up Your Fall
Spices were mostly an afterthought in my cooking until I began working at Americ…
Published: September 2020
25 of Our Favorite Tools When Cooking for One
25 of Our Favorite Tools When Cooking for One
I usually cook for two people, but if my wife is studying at the library or spen…
Published: September 2020
Coffee, Coffee, Coffee
Coffee, Coffee, Coffee
I’m partial to traditional drip coffee myself. Each morning, I use the test kitc…
Published: September 2020
These 10 Products Are Still the Best on the Market
These 10 Products Are Still the Best on the Market
Our team has been testing kitchen equipment for more than 25 years, and we’ve de…
Published: August 2020
What's In Your Utensil Crock?
What's In Your Utensil Crock?
Almost every kitchen I’ve stepped into has had a large utensil crock sitting on …
Published: July 2020