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Choose a Thermos

My wife wonders how large my thermos collection is going to get. A lot larger, I think. We test each thermos to determine how it performs with leaks, heat retention, ease of use, cleaning, etc. Here’s the minimum you need Lined ¬†with stainless steel (not glass or plastic) Wide mouth (a narrow mouth helps with […]

Electric Kettle Reviews

An electric kettle is a perfect companion to thermos cooking at home. It boils water faster than any other method. Here are the results of our test of boiling 3 cups of water using various methods: Electric Kettle: 3 minutes 23 seconds Microwave: 6 minutes 20 seconds Gas stove: 6 minutes 51 seconds As you […]