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 employs thousands of Americans. We thought we’d highlight these great brands for you:
For the person who is more brand conscious and only wants the best in cookware, there is All-Clad. All-Clad cookware is the standard to which all other cookware is compared. All of their clad items are made in the USA (Pennsylvania)! This is the cookware chefs and caterers prefer. All-Clad also offers a wide variety of cookware types:
- All-Clad Stainless Steel Tri-Ply Stainless Steel, the replacement for the classic line remains clad and has redesigned more ergonomic lids and handles.
- All-Clad LTD, a 5-ply line that combines stainless steel, aluminum and an anodized exterior that is harder than stainless steel which resists scratching.
- All-Clad Copper Core, which combines 2 layers of stainless steel with 2 layers of aluminum and 1 layer of Copper for extraordinary even heating characteristics and elegant appearance.
All-Clad also features a wide array of items for every conceivable need in the kitchen – they have a pot or pan for every kind of purpose!
Vitamix is the King of blenders! Once you have experienced Vitamix, nothing else will do. These blenders have 2 plus peak horsepower! The models come with a 5 or 7-year warranty! Can you remember another appliance that has such a warranty?! Use your Vitamix for frozen drinks and smoothies. You can even use a Vitamix to make your own nut butter. The recipe is simple all you do is add your favorite nuts (peanuts or cashews) and blend! These are great for making your own baby food free of additives and unwanted hormones. You can even use a Vitamix to make hot soup! The Vitamix does not have heating elements but at the highest speed setting the blades are at 240 miles per hour which creates enough friction over time to render HOT SOUP! Your Vitamix, made in Ohio, will be a dear friend for years!
The holiday season means cooks everywhere are going to be on their feet for endless hours cooking. A great gift is a Wellness Mat. These mats reduce the impact on your joints and are medically proven to promote proper circulation and better posture. They come with a 7-year warranty that tells you they will never curl up at the edge creating a trip hazard, they will not compress, fade or separate. They are designed with a beveled edge to protect from tripping. They are anti-microbial in nature and anti-skid too. They are great for anybody that has to be on his/her feet for long periods of time.
Microplane produces graters that will make your life easier. They make these graters using a chemical etching process that results in much sharper graders. They are very affordable and anyone who is into freshly grated cheese, orange, lemon or lime zest, grated nuts or spices like nutmeg needs a Microplane! Once you try one there is no going back to anything else! It’s good for grating almost anything. The quality of any food made with freshly grated ingredients is remarkable and unforgettable, the flavors just pop! The perfect gift for the chef in your home.
All these fine products are made in the USA so when you buy them you can be sure of extraordinary quality and be at peace knowing that you are putting Americans to work!
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