CHRONICLING THE JOYS OF FOOD AND WINE IN THE CHARLOTTE METROPOLITAN REGION
Add Flair to Your Water, Cocktails, and More
$9.99 • www.target.com
Just in time for summer, brighten up your drinks with some frozen citrus juice. The Full Circle Lemon Drops Citrus Ice Cube Infuser Set features a two-in-one reamer that sends your fruit juice directly into an attached ice cube tray, so there’s no mess. Now that’s worth raising a glass to!
They Made a Keurig for Cookies
$129.00 • www.chipcookieoven.com
The CHiP™ Smart Cookie Oven was created to make baking easier for everyone, starting with cookies. It brings the joy of warm freshly baked cookies in under 10 minutes to you and those you love. Simply pick what flavors you’d like, and let CHiP take care of the rest. Have your own recipe? No worries, it can help you bake those perfectly too! Designed to fit your lifestyle, CHiP boasts perfectly baked cookies on demand, minimal preparation and cleanup, and an amazing selection of flavors and types.
Make Espresso Anywhere You Go
$59.00 • www.wacaco.com
Don’t get rid of your daily pleasures when you’re away from home. Minipresso is a portable, hand-powered espresso machine that brings coffeehouse-quality to the office, campsite or vacation place. With little effort, you can prepare amazing shots, with a quality close to traditional machine, anywhere, anytime. To make the perfect cup, place ground beans and hot water into the container. Unlock the piston and pump a few strokes to pressurize and extract the perfect cup of espresso with lots of crema. The compact, integrated design even includes a coffee cup.
Discover a Cooler Way to Shred
$19.99 • www.urbanoutfitters.com
¡Olé! Tis the season for a cheese grater like no other. Say “Yes, please!” to more cheese with this taco-inspired grater. Shred your favorite variety against the wide perforations—the cheese will stay contained in the shell until you’re ready to dump it into your quesadilla or pasta. Moulded in high tech, food-safe plastic, it’s dishwasher-safe and keeps its edge.
Chow Down for Health and Beauty
$2.79 • health and natural product retailers worldwide
Take a bite out of NeoCell’s Collagen Cookie Bar and feel unstoppable vitality! These scrumptious cookie bars come in two tantalizing flavors, Peanut Butter Crunch and Coconut Brownie Chunk, which not only act as a good source of protein and fiber, but also offer full spectrum collagen support for the hair, skin, nails, and joints.
Freshen Up Your Freezer
$18.00 • www.amazon.com
Get rid of funky fridge and freezer orders with Chilly Mama. She discreetly holds the perfect amount of baking soda, killing odors in your appliance for months. Her head disguises a clever calendar that keeps track of when she needs a refill. This reusable and dishwasher safe freshener is great for any home and office.