Tools and Gadgets
Avocado Opener/Slicer by OXO
Make short work of preparing avocados for sandwiches or guac! This OXO tool makes it easy to open, pit and slice an avocado …quickly and safely. OXO quality with secure grip…dishwasher safe. $9.98
Bench Scraper in Stainless Steel
A stainless steel blade measuring 3” x 6” will scrape pastry boards and work surfaces. Also useful to divide and lift dough, and to transfer chopped ingredients to the bowl or pan. Comfortable riveted wood handle.
Berry Colander in Silicone
Silicone takes high temperatures and won't scratch or burn. Use it to steam (with a silicone lid). Just add vegetables, rinse under the tap, and microwave for 3 - 4 minutes. Doubles as a berry colander. 6” diameter, folds flat for storage.
Box Grater in Stainless Steel
Our most popular Box Grater has 3 grating surfaces, and one for slicing. Comfort grip handle, non-skid base; dishwasher safe, of course.
Bread Scoring “Lame” Tool
Create elaborate patterns on your bread! Just $9.98. Here's a video to give you some inspiration (just skip the ads):
Candy & Deep Fry Thermometer
From CDN, our best selling thermometer for deep frying and making candy includes a pot clip. 100 - 400 degrees F.; 4.4 cm dial; dishwasher safe.
(OR choose the CDN Digital model below)
Colander in Precision Pierced Stainless
Here's our favorite colander (and Cooks Illustrated agrees). Fast draining, yet easy to clean. Dishwasher safe, too.
3 Qt. Size: $18.99
5 Qt. Size: $24.99
6 " Berry Size: 9.50 (no handles)
Digital Thermometer by OXO
Our best selling meat thermometer provides quick, accurate measurements in large, easy to read numbers by simply inserting the probe. OXO quality, swivel head for easy reading, ultra-thin tip for instant read. Range of -20 to +300 degrees F.
This powerful potato ricer makes a tough task easier. Utilizing arm strength instead of hand grip, you get more squeezing power with less effort. Rice away! $19.98.
Egg Slicer by OXO
Here's OXO's Egg Slicer, which quickly makes perfect 5 mm slices, round or oblong. Rotate the egg and slice again to chop for salad. OXO quality, non-slip base, dishwasher safe. $9.98
Escali Digital Scale for Baking & Portioning
This sleek, contemporary-design scale does it all, in style. It weighs up to 15 pounds with 1 gram accuracy. It can measure in pounds and ounces, or in kilo/grams, or even fluid ounces. Its glass surface is easy to clean; and it's easy to store…measures only 6.5 x 9”. Choose color: Red, Black, Orange, Green, Grey or Bamboo.
EVO Oil Sprayer
The EVO Oil Sprayer is the ultimate way to mist a fine coating of oil of your choice on your grill, omelet pan or saute pan. Use it to coat meats and vegetables heading for the broiler or grill. Spray a fine mist on salads…it's an environmentally friendly cost- and calorie- saver. Choose 6 ounce glass bottle base, or stainless base (great for grilling): $29.98.
Flour Sifters in Stainless Steel
Here's a sifter that works, and will last. Heavy stainless steel, heavy duty crank. Choose size:
3 Cup @ $13.98
5 Cup @ $14.98
Go ahead and slice that onion (or other fresh veggie or fruit)…if you use only a part, the rest will keep in a silicone Food Hugger! Seals tight to keep food fresh…( and replaces plastic baggies). Set of 4 sizes .. $12.98 Choose color: Original (shown) or Greens & Yellows.
RSVP International high performance fuel. 2oz, for butane “creme brûlée” torches.
Grater in Micro-Etched Stainless….Grate Value!
Here's a medium coarse grater that's ideal for cheese…and for salad veggies. Super sharp etched teeth, non-skid tip, riveted handle. 2.5” x 4” surface…dishwasher safe, of course. This is a maximum grater at a minimum price!
Helix Garlic Press
The Helix Garlic Press is powerful, taking advantage of arm strength instead of hand grip. Less effort, greater squeeze…press several cloves at once! Easy to clean, dishwasher safe.
Herb Stripper/Chopper in Stainless Steel
Pull through to strip the leaves from herbs (8 sizes, from miniature to kale)…then use the sharp edge-blade to chop and mince, and scrape them right into your pan. Includes protective blade cover. $9.98.
These flexible silicone hotpads from Lamson have a honeycomb design that helps keep hot items from burning your hands or scorching your counter and provides a secure grip even on slippery pot handles or jar lids. Available in sky blue, yellow and green.
A sturdy easel that will hold all sizes of tablets and phones, in landscape or portrait position. Secure, non-skid base, and it doubles as a book holder.
Jar Scraper - The Best!
If you are serious about getting it all from your jars, cans and bottles (also a bonus when recycling!) we've got the ultimate jar scraper. 11” long, strong core, heat resistant silicone, flexible head. Choose red or blue.
Lamson Pie Server
It's pie season! Well, it's always pie season right? Do your pies right with this US made server from Lamson. High carbon stainless steel with a durable, dishwasher safe POM handle will make even that tricky first piece a breeze to serve.
The leaves have come out, on the trees and in the kitchen. Here's a set of three reusable silicone twist ties to secure bags or charging cords…stylish and more fun than the old twist-ties!
Lid Lifters from the Farm
Three silicone cuties…fit one securely on the rim of your pot This allows for the right amount of air to circulate, preventing boil-over. $6.99 for the set.
Microplane's best seller! 8” etched stainless zester blade with secure soft grip handle and non-slip feet. Ideal for citrus zest, parmesan, garlic, ginger, or chocolate. $12.99.
Mini Cactus Taco Holders
Tacos can be even more fun! These mini cacti will hold them steady while you fill them. Set of four.
Mini Handy Tongs
This set of 2 cute tongs is fun to use for appetizers and snacks.
Made of stainless steel, with silicone hands to gently grip foods.
Mini Snack Keeper
The perfect vessel for snacks on the go! Also leakproof, to bring your salad dressing, hot sauce, etc. Holds 1/2 cup, and collapses flat for the return trip.
Nessie Ladle and Colander Spoon
Mamma Nessie will pop out of the pot with your favorite pasta or vegetable ready to serve, and the Nessie Ladle will make soup time more fun. Mamma measures almost 12”, and the Nessie Ladle is 9 1/2” tall. Both are made of dishwasher safe toughened nylon.
Oil Mister (for Vinegar too)
This pump-style mister by Endurance will apply a light spray of oil on your cookware or grill, and directly on meats, seafoods and veggies. Mist salads with oil and vinegar too. 3 oz. glass bottle, stainless cap, dishwasher safe.
Olive Wood Turners
Mediterranean Olive Wood has the durability to last for years, and a beauty that increases as it ages. Just rinse after use and add a little oil once in awhile. Choose from two sizes.
Original Swiss Peeler
The best little peeler out there. Kuhn Rikon's Swiss made, carbon-steel bladed beauty will make short work of your kitchen prep. (Wipe clean, air dry)
Available in white (sorry red sold out)
Oxo Cherry Pitter
Cherry season is upon us! Oxo's cherry pitter easily removes the pits without straining your hands. Splash guard keeps juices contained, and it works on olives too!
OXO Cookie Scoops
Perfectly portion your cookies with OXO's trigger scoops. OXO's Cookie Scoop is a great tool- just a simple squeeze releases the dough in a consistent size, making for even baking. Available in two sizes: Small or Medium.
OXO Good Grips Swivel Peeler
Oxo Good Grips Swivel Peeler. black with stainless steel blade, ergonomic grip. Peel veggies, and peel the rind from Jarlsberg and other cheeses. The original and still favorite!
Pro Model (heavy cast metal body): $14.98
OXO Herb and Kale Stripping Comb
OXO's Herb and Kale Stripping Comb strips leaves from multiple stems at one time with a simple pull. It allows you to quickly and efficiently strip parsley, cilantro, thyme, rosemary, oregano and tarragon leaves from their stems.
Pastry Dough Blender by OXO
Heavy duty stainless steel blades easily cut butter into the dry ingredients. Comfortable soft handle for secure grip. Dishwasher safe. $11.98
Pinch Grips do Triple Duty
These silicone pinch grips keep your fingers safe when grabbing a hot pan or dish. And…they grip for opening jar and bottle lids. And….they are shaped perfectly to use as a funnel.
3” across x 2” deep, Set of 2 @ $3.99
4” across x 3” deep, single @ $4.99
It's easy to make healthy treats from your garden or your CSA with the help of the stainless steel PL8 Mandoline. Easy adjustments with no removable blades. Dial-select four thicknesses, waffle, or julienne. It will make slicing all those veggies quick work, and cleanup is a breeze.
Polished Measuring Spoon Set.
This heavy duty measuring spoon set will give you a lifetime of accurate measures. Etched markings won't wear off. Includes 1 tablespoon, 1 teaspoon, 1/2 teaspoon, 1/4 teaspoon and 1/8 teaspoon sizes.
Safety Glove (for Slicing and Grating)
This cut-resistant glove will protect your fingers from sharp blades when you are slicing or grating. Especially good to have when using a mandolin! Universal adult size, machine washable. $9.98
New child's size: $5.99 for a pair.
Salad Dressing Shaker by OXO
Shake up a salad with home-made dressing! OXO shaker has a wide mouth for filling, then a precise pour spout with one-handed closure. Heavy Tritan acrylic with measure markings. BPA free and dishwasher safe.
1 Cup Size $9.98.
Salad Spinners by OXO
Here's a practical way to spin-clean all your leafy garden greens. Give them a bath, and pump to spin them dry. Then mix and serve in the crystal clear bowl. Also good for strawberries, mushrooms, cherry tomatoes, etc. Choose size: 3 Qt. at $26.50….or 5 Qt. at $31.50.
Scrub your Veggies
Nylon mesh is ideal for scrubbing your vegetables under running water. Use it like a mitt on potatoes or carrots. Smaller ones like cherry tomatoes or radishes fit inside. $4.99
Silicone Bottle Brush
This steel-core all-silicone brush is ideal for cleaning bottles and jars…sports bottles, baby bottles, travel mugs, etc. 12-1/2” long, heat-safe and dishwasher-safe silicone. $10.99.
Silicone Hot Pads
This 7” square hot pad is 100% silicone, in ribbed texture which gives your hand a secure grip when handling ovenware or pot handles. Doubles as a trivet, triples as a jar opener.
Available in Blue (shown), Green or Red.
RSVP silicone spatulas add a fun pop of color to your kitchen. Heat resistant silicone surrounds a steel core for sturdiness.
11” long and dishwasher safe.
Choose Spatula or Spoonula style and choose between red, orange, black, white, turquoise or blue.
Silicone Sushi Mat
Easily make sushi at home with the Lekue silicone sushi mat. Won't retain odors and cleans up with ease.
Silicone Utensil Set
Steel-core all-silicone spoon and spatula quickly get all the contents from your jars, cans, bowls, cups, etc. These are our favorites! 8” long, heat-proof and dishwasher safe silicone, fun for kids too! $9.98 See colors on cart.
SKOY Reusable Cleaning Cloth
One SKOY cloth will outlast 15 rolls of paper towels (or so!). Use with water or cleaning agents. 7” x 8”, machine washable and biodegradable. Made in Germany. Set of 4: $8.50
Slice With Ease: Adjustable Slicer
Slice up those garden veggies in a flash with the Adjustable Slicer from Kyocera of Japan. The ultra-sharp ceramic blade makes short work of making perfect slices in your choice of four thicknesses. Safety holder included, and it's dishwasher friendly. $24.95
Spiralizer by OXO
Just for fun, spiral-slice your veggies! Create decorative salads with long veggie ribbons. Replace that pasta with strands or ribbons of carrot, zucchini. Round open design for round vegetables (like potatoes) too. The included pusher keeps fingers safe. Easy to clean, dishwasher safe, makes 3 sizes of spiral. Also in original single spiral size.
Spoons and Turner in Colorful Bamboo
These rainbow bamboo tools will bring some cheer with every stir. 12” long, durable construction, beautiful variable laminations. Choose from Spoon, Slotted Spoon, Corner Spoon or Turner. Also available in Blue/Green “peacock” or “natural”.
Stainless Chopper from Cuisinart
Need to get chopping? Not just onions, herbs and nuts… also ingredients for chopped salads ..( bell pepper, celery, snap peas, carrots, etc.) And fruits for cereal or ice cream toppings. Comes apart for cleaning and/or dishwasher.
Stainless Measuring Spoons, Set of 5
High quality spoons in a set of 5 sizes, 1/4 tsp to 1 Tbsp. A special purchase means we can offer these well below the average price. Take advantage….while our supply lasts!
Stainless Mesh Strainers in 4 Sizes
Four sizes of all-stainless strainers at reasonable prices. Choose from 5.“, 8”, 8.75”, and the really big “Jumbo” 11” size (it's deep, reinforced and has an assist handle).
Stainless Spatter Guard
Protects your counter (and you) from oil spatters. 13” diameter, with feet and safety silicone wrap on the handle. Click on the photo to enlarge it. $12.50.
Stainless Steel Cookie Spatula
Perfect for getting cookies off of trays, or brownies out of pans. This mini kitchen helper is sure to find a place in your utensil drawer. Dishwasher safe stainless steel.
8 1/2” total length.
Steamer Insert in Stainless Steel
The evergreen steamer insert has been improved! 18/8 stainless steel, 9” diameter. Folds to fit your pot, removable center post, and the wire legs won't scratch the interior.
Swiss Paring Knives by Victorinox
Our best sellers for 45 years! Choose:
3.5” pointed: straight blade or serrated @ $6.99
4” serrated blade, rounded @ $7.99 OR
4” serrated steak, pointed tip, black handle @$7.99
Thin Slice Apple Cutter
Perfect for apple pie, or just sharing your apple with more people. The Prepworks thin apple slicer removes the core and slice the rest into 16 even slices and then pops them all out with ease.
Tongs with Silicone Grip Ends
Stainless steel tongs for cooking and serving, with heat-resistant silicone ends. Dishwasher safe, locks closed for storage. Choose length: 7”, 10” or 12” long.
Wire Cheese Slicer
Here's the way to make uniform slices for sandwiches or portioning. Heavy die-cast zinc with adjustable thickness roller. 3.75” wire… for semi-soft to firm (not hard grating) cheeses.
Perfect for gently removing delicate stuffed pasta from the water or fried foods from oil without lowering the temperature or causing spills. Choose 4” or 6” sizes.
Gifts Made Easy
An Orange Tree Imports gift card is always a great choice. The cards are available in any amount, and your recipient can choose from our vast selection, ranging from cuddly stuffed kittens to classic kitchen cutlery.
Gift cards are usable in the store only, not for online purchases.