Chopping Board

Proteak End Grain Chopping Board

End-grain will heal from knife scratches like no other cutting board material. And it looks like a statement piece. Be mindful of moisture and oil this regularly and it will last a lifetime.
$115
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Tea Set

Teaware House Gongfu To Go Travel Tea Set

This tea set comes with everything you need to brew tea “gongfu” style, which extracts the most flavor out of your loose leaf. This one also comes with a carrying case so you can bring it with you.
$50
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Ceramic Jars

Be Home Stoneware Container with Acacia Lid

Beautiful ceramic jars with an air-tight wooden lid. They come in three sizes and three colors.
$12
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Tea Pot

Hario Jumping Leaf Tea Pot

A great way to brew your loose leaf teas. Plenty of room for leaves to bloom while you admire the progress and color of your brew. A filter in the spout keeps all the leaves inside as you pour.
$37
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Water Filter

Berkey Big Berkey Water Filtration System

A huge step up from the tiny plastic Brita carafes you can find at Target. This filters water better, faster, and stores more of it. Filters last forever.
$264
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Spoons

OXO Good Grips Wooden Spoons

Wooden utensils look great and won’t scratch your pots. These have a shape that makes them durable, easy to hold, and easy to clean. Plus hooks for hanging. Also buy the matching set of spatulas.
$12
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Dripper

Kalita Wave

The flat bottom and the wavy shape of the filters help this dripper create more even extractions.
$22
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Espresso Machine

Breville Breville BES920XL Dual Boiler

By far the best value home espresso machine Double boiler, PID-controlled temperature, programmable preinfusion, great steam wand. Unique ergonomic features make this arguably a better home machine than others costing thousands more.
$1148
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Coffee Grider

Baratza Sette 270 Conical Burr Grinder

This grinder from renown Seattle-based manufacturer Baratza is remarkably innovative for such a low price point. Great for drip and all the way to espresso.
$399
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Pizza Stone

Baking Steel 16 ✕ 14 ✕ ¼ʺ Baking Steel

Steel absorbs and conducts heat much better than stone. This pizza “stone” will take your pizza crusts to the next level.
$79
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Glass Jars

Chabatree Cynosure

Beautifully shaped mouth-blown glass with Acacia wood lids. An invisible rubber seal keeps the contents airtight.
$25
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