Kuhn Rikon Clear Cookie Press Reviews

Posted: May 21st, 2010 | Author: | Filed under: Under Cabinet Tips | Tags: , , , , , | No Comments »

Hearts, pinwheels, ovals and squares – make dozens of yummy cookies in a flash with the Kuhn Rikon Cookie Press. The stainless steel trigger mechanism allows easy, one-handed (whether you’re left or right-handed!) cookie making using any of the 14 interchangeable discs. A see-through plastic barrel lets you quickly determine how much of the contents are left. It’s lightweight and easy to handle. Even kids will get into the fun using this versatile tool. Recipes included.
Make dozens of cookies or pastries and decorate cakes in no time with Kuhn Rikon’s one-handed cookie press. Lightweight and easy to use, this baking tool is a simple one-handed operation. With 14 different cookie discs you can make whatever type of treat your favorite cookie monsters desire–why not be adventuresome and try a new version every week? –Meg Heffernan

Technical Details

-Press extrudes cookie dough through 14 unique steel disks
-Tube holds dough for about 30 cookies
-Comes apart for easy clean up
-Dishwasher safe
-Recipes included

Customer reviews

“Nice, efficient cookie press”
By K Chan (Seattle, WA)
I have used it four times by now. it is really easy to use and make nice cookies.
Note that some pattern are more easy to press out than the other.

“Recipe Adjustment”
By Skip L. (Colorado)
Simplicity and ease of use first time out of the gate. Most importantly, it produces GOOD RESULTS without hassle. Unlike earlier presses I have used (the old screw feed used as a kid, and a later electric feed thing with a long threaded stem down the tube which was a nightmare to use), this press proved to be very user friendly. The one-click = one-cookie trigger feed produces consistent cookies. Sweet.

I did notice that it is a little smaller than the old screw gun, and the cookies are smaller. My first batch looked miniature in comparison to the old ones, but they came out great. Averaged just under 2″ across per cookie. With the smaller size cookie, I found the included recipes to be way off on yield and cooking time. The included recipe indicated it would yield 48 cookies, with a baking time of 10-12 min at 375 degrees. My results, with their recipe, yielded 96 cookies (double their stated amount), and I found that they would burn if baked more than 7 minutes at 375 (the recipe lists 10-12 minutes which is charcoal city). And yes, my oven is calibrated. I believe this is partially due to the smaller size cookie the press clicks out.

Keeping in mind to expect a lot of smaller cookies, baking them for about half the stated time, the results are excellent. Make sure the dough is of the right consistency. If it is too thick, requiring a strongman grip to squeeze the trigger, you’ll probabbly blow the press apart.

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Posted: May 18th, 2010 | Author: | Filed under: Under Cabinet Tips | Tags: , , , , , , , | No Comments »

Without a doubt, this is the easiest-to-use Cookie Press! You will be amazed by how quickly you can make beautiful perfect cookies! t takes just 2 easy steps to get a perfectly-shaped cookie: lift handle, click down. Easy for children and even those with arthritis. Just move at your own pace without any squeezing or twisting. Makes cookies, macaroons, pasta and cheese straws. Then it turns into a food decorator so you can decorate cakes and cookies, make deviled eggs, twice baked potatoes, etc. Plus, this is the only cookie press that makes 2-toned cookies (with a colored center). Set includes: Easy Action Cookie Press, 12 cookie design discs, 2 two-toned cookie discs, 1 macaroon disc, 1 pasta disc, 6 decorating nozzles, recipes and instructions. Gift Boxed.

Technical Details

-Designed to be the easiest cookie press you have ever used
-Set includes 12 different cookie discs, 2 two-toned cookie discs, 1 pasta disc, 1 macaroon disc, 6 decorating nozzles, recipes and complete instructions
-Use the decorating nozzles for cakes, cupcakes, cookies, twice-baked potatoes, deviled eggs, and for filling manicotti and canollis.
-Makes cookies beautiful cookies quickly and easily, perfect for holiday gift-giving
-No pressing, squeezing, or fast pace required – makes a great family activity with children

Customer reviews

“Hutzler Cookie Press”
By F. L. Pierce (Southeast PA)
This is an excellent little “machine”! I had an older, hand-turned cookie press that was really wreaking havoc on my arthritis – this one is a great replacement. I was worried that the cookies would not be small and thin like the ones my old press made, but I was pleasantly surprised – these cookies were perfect!

“Best cookie press ever!”
By Eileen Walker (Columbia, MD USA)
I have been making “gun” cookies for fify-five years and have used five or six different types of cookie press and this one is the best one I have ever used. Just mix up the dough (my favorite is the spritz), put it in the gun, click the handle a couple of times and start pressing and nineteen out of twenty cookies come out perfectly. I make them every Christmas and have done so since I was a teenager and baked them by the hundreds and sold them to my brother’s office mates and so have had a lot of experience with cookie presses. This one is truly the best ever.

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Under Bush, the press called for the resignation of cabinet members. Why under Obama don’t they do the same?

Posted: March 25th, 2010 | Author: | Filed under: Under Cabinet Tips | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments »

Janet Napolitano – “The system worked fine” should be gone. Why doesn’t the press call for her head like they would do under Bush?