The Utensil Directory



A

apple corer

Apple Corer

Removes the core from a whole apple quickly.

apple peeler

Apple Peeler

Peel, core and slice apples by spinning a handle.

apple slicer

Apple Slicer

Slice and core apples with one push.

asparagus peeler

Asparagus Peeler

Peel long, slim or flimsy foods safely.

asparagus tongs

Asparagus Tongs

Tongs designed for long slim asparagus spears.

avocado slicer

Avocado Slicer

Cut, slice and pit avocados.

B

bacon press

Bacon Press

Flat cast iron press with handle.

ball whisk

Ball Whisk

Easy to clean type of whisk. Has solid balls at the end of tines.

balloon whisk

Balloon Whisk

Popular whisk in most kitchens, named for balloon shape.

banana slicer

Banana Slicer

Fun, fast and safe way to slice bananas.

bean slicer

Bean Slicer

Hand crank tool to slice or french beans.

bread knife

Bread Knife

Long, slim and serrated knife useful for breads.

butter slicer

Butter Slicer

Slices a stick of butter into evenly sized pats.

C

cage-whisk

Cage Whisk

Whisk with a small round "cage" inside.

chasen

Chasen

Japanese whisk made of bamboo. Used to prepare matcha tea.

chashaku

Chashaku

Bamboo tea scoop for matcha.

chawan

Chawan

Ceramic matcha tea bowl.

cheese slicer

Cheese Slicer

Perfect slices of cheese everytime.

Chef Knife

Chef Knife

Strong and solid general-utility kitchen knife.

citrus juicer

Citrus Juicer

Extract juice manually from small fruits.

Clam Knife

Clam Knife

Knife made specifically for shucking (opening) clams.

cocktail whisk

Cocktail Whisk

Mini whisk small enough to be used in a bar glass.

coil-whisk

Coil Whisk

Sauce whisk for shallow pans.

collapsing-whisk

Collapsing Whisk

Space saving whisks which collapse.

D

dough press

Dough Press

Folding mold that shapes and seals dough.

dough whisk

Dough Whisk

Danish traditional whisk for bread & cookie doughs.

E

egg beater

Egg Beater

Manual hand crank mixer ideal for beating eggs.

F

flat whisk

Flat Whisk

Low profile whisk useful for shallow pans and liquids.

french whisk

French Whisk

Long and slim whisk from French culinary tradition.

G

garlic peeler

Garlic Peeler

Silicone tube which peels garlic when rolled.

garlic press

Garlic Press

Crush garlic cloves into a paste.

garlic slicer

Garlic Slicer

Slice garlic cloves thinly and evenly.

grapefruit knife

Grapefruit Knife

Serrated knife with bended tip ideal for grapefruits.

grapefruit spoon

Grapefruit Spoon

Shape and serrated edges help to manage grapefruit segments.

H

herb stripper

Herb Stripper

Remove leaves from stems.

J

joie blossom

Joie Blossom

Attractive and useful line of utensils.

julienne peeler

Julienne Peeler

Cut small narrow strips while peeling fruit and vegetable skin.

K

kusenaoshi

Kusenaoshi

Ceramic stand for bamboo matcha whisks.

L

lettuce knife

Lettuce Knife

Cut lettuce heads safely without browning.

M

mango slicer

Mango Slicer

Cut, slice and remove the seed from mangoes.

matcha tools

Matcha Tools

Matcha tea utensils explained.

matcha whisk

Matcha Whisk

Bamboo whisk to mix matcha powder with water.

O

oyster knife

Oyster Knife

Knife made specifically for shucking (opening) oysters.

P

paring Knife

Paring Knife

Designed for cutting smaller food items or detailed slicing tasks.

pastry brush

Pastry Brush

Spreads liquid evenly onto foods.

peanut butter knife

Peanut Butter Knife

Mix, scoop, and scrape natural peanut butter.

peanut butter mixere

Peanut Butter Mixer

Stir and mix oil of natural peanut butter inside jar.

peeler types

Peelers

Types of utensils used to peel things.

pineapple slicer

Pineapple Slicer

Used to slice and core pineapples.

potato masher

Potato Masher

Smash soft foods to create a different texture.

potato peeler

Potato Peeler

Peel the skin of potatoes and other vegetables.

push whisk

Push Whisk

Whisk head spins when handle is pushed down upon.

S

santoku

Santoku

Asian version of the western chef's knife is a great all around knife for the kitchen.

serrated peeler

Serrated Peeler

Peel the skin of soft fruits and vegetables (like tomatoes).

shrimp knife

Shrimp Knife

Prepare, peel and devein shrimp.

slicers

Slicers

Utensils that slice specific foods.

spring whisk

Spring Whisk

Flexible spring head wobbles and vibrates as you whisk.

strawberry slicer

Strawberry Slicer

Slice strawberries quickly and evenly.

T

tea strainer

Tea Strainer

Used to strain tea or sift matcha powder.

tortilla press

Tortilla Press

Press flattens dough uniformly to make tortillas.

triangle whisk

Triangle Whisk

Good for shallow pans, named for the shape of their tines.

twig whisk

Twig Whisk

The original whisk was a handful of twigs.

W

whisk types

Whisk Types

There are many kinds of whisks used in the kitchen.