10 Fancypants Kitchen Features You Don't Need


Consumer Reports lays the smack down on 10 kitchen features that aren’t worth the money. “Overhyped” and overpriced items include multimedia appliances, professional-grade ranges, “appliance drawers,” steam ovens, and “turbocharged” dishwashers. Thankfully, not even knowing what an “appliance drawer” is, we haven’t wanted one yet. Whew. Consider this your opportunity to expand on CR’s list: What kitchen appliances and features does no one really need? Or which ones suck?

10 most-hyped products and what to buy instead [Consumer Reports]
Consumer Reports reveals the ten most hyped kitchen products [Chatham Journal]
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