Kitchen Knife Guide

by Ron December 14, 2012

When it comes to kitchen knives, a few are absolutely essential for meal preparation.  This guide will  help you find the right knives and cutlery for your kitchen. What are the essential knives for your kitchen? While there are plenty of different types of kitchen knives for different uses, the most important ones are a […]

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Preparing for the Holidays

by Ron December 5, 2012

As the holidays draw near all the cooking that’s about to happen in your kitchen is top of mind. Lots of loved ones will be gathered to feast upon the tasty delights you  prepare for them. While it may be a labor of love for you, it never hurts to double check to be sure […]

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Hurom Slow Juicer Review

by Ron May 22, 2012

If you are into healthy eating, you’ve certainly heard of the benefits of juicing. It is a great quick way to get lots of vitamins and antioxidants.  Our newest juicer, the Hurom Slow Juicer, makes it easy for you to follow this important health trend.

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Great Gift Ideas for St. Patrick’s Day

by Ron March 13, 2012

As St Patrick’s Day approaches a few gift ideas come to mind for the Irish (or Irish wanna be’s) in your life. One often hears of that famous “Pot of Gold” but green is the big winner! A basil-colored Staub 6 ¼ quart Cocotte is one green pot that can serve many purposes at home.  It wears its […]

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Kitchen Gift Ideas for your Valentine!

by Ron January 31, 2012

Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching so don’t wait until the last minute to get your gift. In the event that you just don’t know what to get for your Valentine, we offer the following suggestions: You might think to offer your sweetheart a sweet heart. The Chefs Choice Heart Shaped Waffle Maker is a nice […]

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German Knives: Zwilling JA Henckels vs. Wusthof, Two Shades of Greatness

by Ron November 16, 2011

German knives have quite a lengthy history.  The brands MetroKitchen has selected,  Henckels and Wusthof, have been making fine kitchen knives for centuries! Many people like to compare Wusthof vs. Henckels.  No matter which you chose you’ll have a superb quality knife that has a lifetime guarantee. Zwilling JA Henckels and Wusthof Trident craft the […]

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Celebrate the season with the best kitchen brands made in the USA!

by Ron November 13, 2011

We frequently hear from our customers that they want to buy kitchen products made in the USA.  We not only carry cookware made in America, but we also carry small appliances, kitchen tools, and accessories for your home. These products are made in factories right here at home which employ thousands of Americans.  We thought […]

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Wusthof Gourmet Sale – Save up to 30%!

by Ron September 22, 2011

When I was a kid I thought a car is a car is a car. I really didn’t know there were significant differences, other than sports cars.  This changed the day I went with a neighbor to get their new Cadillac.  A DeVille, the entry level Cadillac.  As soon as I got in that car […]

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What is the difference between All-Clad Tri-Ply Stainless, Classic Stainless, and MC2?

by Ron September 15, 2011

Because All-Clad comes in 3 types of silver colored cookware, some people are confused when shopping for All-Clad. We have the new All-Clad Tri-ply Stainless Steel, All-Clad Classic Stainless Steel, and All-Clad MC2. If you are not paying close attention you will not know what these are when shopping for them.

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Father’s Day Kitchen Gift Ideas

by Ron June 13, 2011

As Father’s Day approaches so does Summer. It really is time to get serious about locking in on a gift for Dad. For me Father’s Day and Summer are synonymous. When I was a kid and even when my father was a kid the place to be was a barbecue. I have lots of memories […]

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