Big Green Egg: For Serious Charcoal Grilling

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Big Green Egg Grill - If you're strictly a burgers and dogs kind of griller, move along. Everyone else, meet the Big Green Egg. It's eponymous shape makes it ideal for grilling foul, as the 18-inch model supports up to a 20-pound turkey. For smaller stuff, there's a tactical advantage: The ceramic shell allows the Big Green Egg to reach temperatures of 600 degrees, but it can...

Breville Cafe Roma Espresso Maker

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What good is a night cap get together at your place if you're not serving espresso?  Toss out the Maxwell House and opt for a serious upgrade.  The Breville Cafe Roma Espresso Maker is a great option for your countertop, as it is at once functional, attractive and best of all-- inexpensive.  How inexpensive?  $79.99 with $5 shipping and handling.  We just spotted this bad boy on Woot.com,...

Italian Company Cooks Up Tasty Kitchen Design

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Adding new shapes and bold new colors, the Italian kitchen designers over at Pedini Cucine have updated their popular Artika line to reflect the ever changing lifestyles of hip home diners. Ergonomics were a top concern for designers, who worked to make sure the functional fixtures were comfortable and useable while making a decisive statement as home centerpiece. Pedini also unveiled the...

Cadarache - The Ceramic Coffee Mugs

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Coffee is energy-- and with that in mind, the French designers from Trustindesign released this set of ceramic coffee mugs that inspired by the cooling towers of a nuclear energy plant. Dubbed the Cadarache Cup - like the research center in France, the four cups are nicely fitted on an wooden tray with the saucer and handle built as one piece. Appealing to the eye and functionally basic, we're...

Nespresso Citiz - Smart Looking Coffee Machines

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Drawing inspiration from the extended New York skyline, it's no surprise that the new coffee machines from Nespresso are as elegant and classy in form as they are accurate in function. Taking the art of espresso making to a new level, the Citiz coffee machines have been on show at the 2009 Maison & Objet exhibition in Paris, where the company said they'll be available from March with prices...

Green Kitchen: Osmos by Jonathan Banton

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The green hype has certainly not been lost on our kitchens. Though we never thought it would be possible to recycle vapours, British designer Jonathan Banton came out with an ingenious solution dubbed Osmos which does just that. You simply mount it on a pan to absorb and retain all wasted steam and heat generated while you're testing your cooking chef's abilities, and it turns it into the...

Flex 1, Contemporary Minimalist Kitchen from Strato

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Work of designer Marco Gorini from Strato Cucine and architect Simone Micheli, Flex 1 is a simple but stylish futuristic kitchen. Designed to welcome the lifestyle changes and habits of modern people, Flex 1 has its own unique way of perceiving space. It uses a set of perfectly aligned cabinets, doors and drawers covered in White Stratocolo and adds a satin-finished stainless...

Kettle Qp Boils Water the Stylish Way

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Designer Andrey Vostrikov wanted to use design to solve a common problem.  He felt that the common household kettle relied too much on metallic resources it didn't need-- and could use a facelift to fit with these modern times.  Vostrikov's new, efficient design makes production both cheaper and more stylish-- while still performing like the metal kettles of yesteryear.  We're not sure if...

Brew Your Own Beer at Home With The NanoBrewMaster

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If you don't want to rely on your local shop to buy your beer, then you'd better get yourself a NanoBrewMaster. Make sure you have the malt extract, hops, yeast, water and sugar, put them in and let the machine do all the job. It will brew, ferment and chill the beer when done. It's able to brew some 15 gallons of beer at once, but the most interesting fact is that the...

Rainman the Stylish Carafe

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Designed by Matilda Sundén Ringnérs, the Rainman Carafe is a wonderful little accessory that allows you to serve drinks with style, simplicity and class. Unlike most other serving pots, it has 8 holes at its top end which allows the drink to pour out like a beautiful shower. It is not just ergonomic, it reduces your chances of nasty spill. You could also use it to water your indoor herb...

Global Delicacies Now Served in the Geographic Dishware

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Are you cooking Italian tonight?  Here's the perfect dish.  How about some Spanish cuisine?  These plates offer you a culinary tour around the European map. Geographic Dishware is a high design set of plates that come together in a detailed map with countries, cities and other geo information. At $17.95 a piece, this is a simple way to be an innovative host. [via TrendsNow]

BMW Saeco Xsmall Coffee Machine Design

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Though we'd like our German friends from BMW to stay focused on building amazing cars, the Saeco Xsmall coffee machine deserves our attention. Designed by the BMW Group Designworks USA and inspired by the full Saeco range, the two-color combination coffee machine is nicely furnished and characterized by emotion and quality. No home coffee maker will promise you the world's best coffee, but...

Bodylicious Sushiware: Sexy Sushi

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We couldn't bring ourselves to try one of those cheesy "eat sushi off a naked chick" restaurants.  We like to keep our sushi and our naked chicks separate, thank you very much.  But since we are rather fond of the female form, we appreciate this little concept that actually does coincide with our sushi.  The Bodylicious sushi plates are inspired by the curves and crevices of the female...

Nomad Mobile Cooking Unit

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Cooking on the go, whenever and wherever, are key elements for the new Nomad mobile cooking unit designed by Pyrolave. Though it sounds like a great solution for a barbecue at the pool, it can also be taken on a mountain trip or can be rolled indoors for some quick food. A striking bold design with a glazed lava tone surface that will heat your food evenly thanks to a heating source below, the...

Boiling Water Instantly from Quooker

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This is another one of those products that make us scratch our heads as to why this hasn't been done before. Quooker offers a faucet that delivers instant boiling water. This addition to the kitchen would make our lives a lot easier, from cleaning dishes to making tea or even just making instant soup actually instant, a Quooker faucet can make it happen. The first thought that came to mind...

Deadly Cocktails: The Bullet Ice Cube Tray

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Serve up a killer cocktail-- without adding molotov.  This Bullet Ice Cube Tray makes a clip of 12 bullet-shaped ice cubes ready for your rocks glass chamber.  While we've seen some pretty bad ass cubes in our day (legos, shot glasses, skulls, etc), these are without question our most favorite.  They're currently available on pre-order for $13.25 USD, with no news yet on their final...

Cuisinart Griddler

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Cuisinart has long been known for their excellence in homeware products. The Griddler is no different. Whatever your pleasure , the Griddler from Cuisinart does it all. With the grill on, you can put some sizzle into your steak. Take off the grill and you have a griddle, which can be used to prepare perfect pancakes or a grilled cheese on those lazy afternoons. Cleanups are simple because the...

Thabto's MUG is Now Shipping!

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Back in April, we covered the coolest coffee mug on the planet, the Thabto MUG.  The good people over at Thabto just reached out to share with us some very cool news-- their MUG is now more just a concept, it is now shipping to bad ass coffee drinkers the world over.  The new MUG does not feature the blood splatter from the concept, but enterprizing StyleCravers are welcome to do a little...