• We’re Still Waiting On The Dishwasher Utopia

    We’re Still Waiting On The Dishwasher Utopia

    Most people have a dishwasher these days, but this wonder of modern kitchen science is not as popular as refrigerators and microwaves. The automatic dishwasher was the high-tech promise of the 1920s. And the 1950s. And the 1970s. So why has the dishwasher taken so long to become mainstream?

  • Chill Beer Glasses On Hot Days The Lazy Way

    For some crazy reason, Miele’s Futura Diamond dishwasher will only be chilling Europeans’ beer glasses this summer. Blame your plumbing, Yanks. But for the Europeans reading this, the special rinse and hold cycle should get those pint glasses positively frosty.