Sify Bawarchi
WebSify
Follow us on
Sify Home > Food > Articles > Handy Mechanical Gadgets - Peeler, Corer and Slicer
Handy Mechanical Gadgets - Peeler, Corer and Slicer

Peeler :

This is a simple knifelike gadget, which aids peeling skins of practically any type of vegetable, and even some firm fruit like mango, papaya, etc. One can use this to make chocolate curls used for decorating cakes, pastries and puddings.

Corer :

This is the opposite of a peeler. It helps scrape out the insides of a vegetable keeping the outside walls intact. A very small corer can be used to carve out marble sized balls of watermelons, cantaloupes, and mangoes, etc. for decorating or mixing with display oriented dishes.

Slicer :

This is a rectangular frame of a set of fixed blades, serrated on one side, and a handle fixed on one side. One can place a tomato, potato, cucumber, etc. on the serrated side, and slide it over the frame, so that the slices get cut simultaneously and you have a sliced vegetable in seconds.

By Saroj Kering

  Post your Comments  
   
       
  Clear
 
Latest Articles
Popular Articles
Rang Brianga Buffet at Pind Balluchi - Grills & Platters
Enjoy buffet Luncheon and dinners with family and ...
Go the folk way at the Rajasthani Food Festival
A festival celebrating the vibrant colours of Raja...
La Tomatina Food Festival
Savour tomato flavours this Holi festival at Pintx...
Diet for babies (0 to 12 months)
The best food for the newborn baby is mother's mil...
Foods that burn fat
Read about foods that help one burn maximum calori...
Rujuta Diwekar shares fitness tips with sify.com
Rujuta Diwekar, the nutritionist behind Kareena Ka...
Sify Health
For weight loss tips, expert opinions and more