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We are not sharpening knives at this time. Check out our wonderful selection of knife sharpeners and sharpen safely at home.
Currently, all demonstrations are put on hold. We hope to be able to resume them in the future. Please stay tuned for more information, and see below for examples of some past demonstrations.
Easy, Fluffy and Fast Gnocchi
There’s simply nothing like a plate of ethereally-light potato gnocchi to warm the soul on a cold winter night. To achieve the iconic ridges, which are designed to hold in your favorite sauce, you can opt for the old fashioned way by rolling each dumpling along a fork or gnocchi board. Or you can save time using our new Mucca Riggagnocchi rolling machine, which makes quick work of rolling and crimping each gnocco.
This Saturday, we will demonstrate how to make gnocchi using the Mucca Rigagnocchi, our unique, cow-shaped gnocchi rolling machine from Italy. Using a special trick to achieve perfectly light and fluffy gnocchi, in combination with this machine, we’ll show you how fast you can whip up these dumplings for a decadent dinner any night of the week.
In keeping with our family traditions, no festive table would be complete without a platter of crispy pizzelle, those delicious anise-scented Italian wafer cookies.
Today, we’re going to show you all our secrets of how to get perfect pizzelle every time.
Learn helpful methods of greasing your pizzelle iron so your cookies won’t stick, tricks to getting the perfect amount of batter on the plates, how long your pizzelle should bake, and lots more. We’ll also explain proper maintenance tips, to keep your iron in tip-top shape for years to come.
Stop in for a taste and to see a pizzelle iron in action and don’t forget to ask about monogramming your own Palmer Pizzelle Iron!
Air frying, which uses powerful ultra-hot air, is a healthier way to prepare delicious fried favorites, from wings to fritters to fries to shrimp. We will be demonstrating the Cuisinart Air Fryer Toaster Oven to make freshly air fried french fries. Oprah named this item as one of her favorite things of 2017. Enjoy the crunch without the calories and messy cleanup, with the Air Fryer Toaster Oven!
Join us as we demonstrate the traditional Italian Macchinetta, better know as the Moka Pot. Learn how to make espresso using this simple piece of cookware, and sip a sample!
Did you know our coffee bar started because of a Moka Pot? Mariella and her brothers could not live without their daily espressos, and set-up a moka pot and hot plate in a corner of the store to keep themselves caffeinated. So many customers were interested in having a shot, the idea to start an espresso bar was born. They opened the first espresso bar in the city of Philadelphia in the early 80s.