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High Quality Smallwares...On Sale!

These kitchen smallwares are all heavy duty and very high quality. All Chef Tested and we use them often.

Every item we sell is Chef tested and manufactured to be the best quality!
These smallwares are used by Chefs and Cooks across the United States!


Chinoise Strainer

Product # CDFRENCHCHINOISE01
Retail $60.00 and up
On Sale $39.95

This is a "Chinoise" (or chinois) also called a bouillon strainer. It is used to strain sauces, stocks and pureed soups. It is essential for French style cooking. High quality with heavy duty stainless steel mesh construction for years of use. We have used one of these almost every day for over 20 years! It is ultra-fine and will remove tiny seeds and fiber from soups and sauces. We like it for straining stocks, raspberry sauce, vanilla sauce, cream of asparagus soup and other fine sauces. Designed in France!
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Jelly Strainer with stand

Product # CD64200-SS-JELLY-STRAINER
Retail $90.00 and up
On Sale $49.95

This is our stainless steel "Jelly Strainer". 3 piece set includes 9.5 in. tall stand, solid hardwood pestle and strainer (aprox. 7 in.). It is used to strain out seeds for making jelly and preserves, straining sauces, stocks and puree soups. It is an essential item for home canning. High quality, heavy duty stainless steel construction for years of use. It has fine mesh and will remove tiny seeds and fiber from soups and sauces. We like it for making grape jelly, strawberry jam, raspberry sauce, vanilla sauce, cream of asparagus soup and other fine sauces!
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Heavy Duty Stainless Steel Bucket

Product # CD7513-STAINLESS-STEEL-BUCKET13QT
List Price $89.99 and up
On Sale $45.95

These Heavy Duty 13 Qt. Stainless Steel Buckets are the finest made. Each one is finished from extra thick heavy duty stainless steel with a durable handle, with proper care these will last for life! Large Quantity discounts.
Chef Notes: Great for bar ice buckets! Perfect for bakeries to cool off toppings and pouring icings too. I likes these buckets, made to last. He uses them at every one of his restaurants.

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Soft Wire Whip

Product # CDSTIFFWIREWHIP12
Retail $16.99 and up
On Sale $7.99

This stiff wisk is the professional choice for soups and sauces and whipping thicker foods. Excellent for small batches of homemade mashed potatoes. It is 12 inches long and made from solid stainless steel.
We only sell the best quality, this whip will last through years of daily use!
Chef Notes: This is the perfect whip for stirring thick soups, sauces and whipping up a batch of mashed potatoes.

12 in. Stiff Whip

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10 in. Stiff Whip $9.99
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14 in. Stiff Whip $10.99
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16 in. Stiff Whip $12.99
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18 in. Stiff Whip $13.99
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Single Mesh Strainer & Double Mesh Strainer Set

Product # CDDOUBLEMESHSTRAINERSET
Retail $54.99 and up
On Sale $30.99

This is a set of strainers, one 8 inch double mesh strainer and one 8 inch single mesh strainer. Both have a wooden handle and round reinforced mesh bowls. The double mesh strainer is perfect for making soups and sauces. The single mesh is perfect for blanching vegetables and straining stock.

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Double Mesh Strainer

Product # CDDOUBLEMESHSTRAINER8IN
Retail Price $19.99 and up
Our Price $16.99

This is a 8 inch double mesh strainer. The double mesh strainer is perfect for making soups and sauces or blanching vegetables.

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Single Mesh Strainer

Product # CDSINGLEMESHSTRAINER8IN
Retail $18.99 and up
On Sale $14.99

This is a 8 inch single mesh strainer. The single mesh is perfect for blanching vegetables and straining stock. Other strainers are available, please email us for pricing.

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Conical Strainer

Product # CDNP2153-SS-CONICALSTRAINER
Retail $35.00 and up
On Sale $19.95

This is a "Conical Strainer". It has double fine mesh, used to strain sauces and soups. Made of stainless steel with heavy duty ss mesh construction for years of use. It is fine and will remove seeds and fiber from soups and sauces. We like it for small batches of vanilla speckled creme anglaise and chicken stock. Resting ring on end is designed to hook over bowls and hang. Designed in France!
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unbreakable poly gravy separator

Product # CDHI-432280-GRAVY-SEPERATOR
Retail $25.00 and up
On Sale $14.50

This is a 4 cup heavy duty unbreakable poly gravy separator. Easily seperate turket or beef Au Jus and make perfect gravy without all the bad fat. Designed in France!
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gravy pourer boat

Product # CDHI-722/12G-GRAVY-BOAT
Retail $25.00 and up
On Sale $13.95

This is a large, 18 ounce gravy boat. Made from pure porcelain, color is eggshell white. Designed in France!
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Chroma Japanese Vegetable Knife

Product # CDJ11-CHROMAJAPANCHEF-VEGETABLE
Retail $48.95 and up
On Sale $37.95

This is the 5.75 in. Vegetable knife (12.7 cm) by Chroma. The knife has a nice thin blade. These knives have a great shape, balance and weight for a lifetime of use. These forged knives are beautiful, functional and easy to clean. We guarantee it will fit your hand perfectly and you will love the balance of this award winning knife. Each one is hand sharpened and finished by the hands of a master knife maker.
We gift box each piece of this fine cutlery. Lifetime Warranty!
Chefs Note: A great little knife for anyone with small hands. A great buy on a forged knife. Ice Hardened Molybdenum Vandium Japanese Steel with the 15 degree V edge. Click Here for more CHROMA knives!

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Heavy Duty Bowl Scraper

Product # CD2006WHITEBOWLSCRAPER
Retail $5.00 and up
On Sale $1.00

Our flexible plastic mixing bowl scraper is perfect for getting it all out! Used by bakers around the world, this tool is perfect for working with dough and scraping off your work table too. Measures 5 1/2 in. x 3 1/2 in. with a beveled edge on 1 side.
Some cooks like to use it for scooping up minced garlic and chopped tomatoes.
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3 in. Ceramic Paring Knife

Product # CDFK25YLWHKYOCERA-YELLOW
Retail $40.00 and up
Temporary Sale Price Reduction $18.95

This is the new Yellow 3 in. Kyocera Ceramic Paring Knife, it holds an edge without sharpening. This is a great ceramic knife, it's very comfortable and easy to use. The ultra sharp ceramic blade cuts with precision and accuracy every time maintaining a razor-sharp edge for many years.
These knives are made of an advanced, high-tech ceramic, second in hardness only to diamond, it was originally developed for industrial applications where metal components failed.
Chef Notes: The Yellow color is very bright. Very comfortable and easy to find in the block or drawer! This knife is a great choice for Chefs and Gourmet Cooks! Ceramics are perfect for slicing, dicing, chopping and peeling; garlic, carrots, onions, celery, pears, apples, oranges & fruits.
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Bakers Oven Mittens

Product # CDSA130-BAKERSOVENMITTENS
Retail Price $12.99 and up
On Sale $2.85

These are bakers oven mittens. They are aluminized silicone coated and heat resistant.
They are made from thick quilted fabric. 13 in. long and feature a loop to hang them up.
With proper care these oven mitts will last for many years. Hurry, these are going fast.

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Stainless Steel Colanders
Product # CDROYCL3-COLANDER3QT (3 Quart Colander)
List $15.00 and up
On Sale $7.95


Our Stainless Steel Colanders are made to last. Made from 18/10 stainless steel they are designed to last for years of use. The large number of holes make it easy to drain foods like pasta, lettuce and vegetables. Dishwasher safe!
Choose from many sizes below!

3 Quart Colander

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5 Quart Colander $10.95
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8 Quart Colander $12.95
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13 Quart Colander $15.95
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Earth Friendly Green Colanders

Product # CD45112-LEFTOVERS-COLANDER-RED
Retail $19.99 and up
Sale Price $11.95

Our new Leftovers Colanders are the thickest and strongest you can buy (3 1/2 qt). These are wide and tapered for easy use. Choose from several colors: Apple Green, Berry Blue, Ripe Tomato and White. Features: Wide bowl for comfortable mixing, Easy grip handle aids pouring, Made with 100% recycled food safe plastic, Dishwasher safe, Made in USA!
Chefs Note: very thick and durable, the colors are vivid and you will enjoy using these bowls!

Red Colander

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Deep Aluminum Colanders
Product # CD6228-DEEP-ALUMINUM-COLANDER8QT (8 Quart Deep Colander)
List $45.00 and up
On Sale $25.95


Our Deep Aluminum Colanders are made to last. Made from heavy spun foodgrade uluminum with hevy riveted handles, these deep colanders are designed to last for years of use. The large number of holes make it easy to drain foods like pasta, lettuce and vegetables!
Choose from many sizes below!

8 Quart Deep Aluminum Colander

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11 Quart Deep Aluminum Colander $29.95
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13 Quart Deep Aluminum Colander $42.95
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16 Quart Deep Aluminum Colander $43.95
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Heavy Duty Stainless Pasta Cooker Pot

Product # CDHDPASTACOOKERW/4BASKETS
Retail $139.95 and up
Our Price $98.00

This is our new Pasta Cooker Pot. It has a tri ply layered bottom for fast and even heat transfer, extra thick for durability. It is a 20 qt. Aluminum sauce pot with 4 perforated stainless steel past inserts! Each piece is heavy riveted to last for years of daily use.
Chefs Note: This pasta cooker is the best we have seen! It is the perfect size for residential or commercial stoves!

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Heavy Duty Stainless Spider Skimmer

Product # CD31650-SPIDER-SKIMMER
Retail $19.95 and up
Our Price $9.89

This is our Spider Skimmer. It is the prefect tool for skimming stocks, blanching vegetables and deep frying foods. It is extra strong and durable! Measures aprox. 6 in. Diameter and 18.5 in. long. It features a slot on the end of the handle for hanging when not in use.
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Wood Magnetic Knife Bar Holder, 18 inch
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Onion Soup BowlsOnion Soup Crock Bowls

Product # CDSCW-10H-ONIONSOUPBOWL
Retail $10.95 and up
Our Price $4.95

These are Onion Soup Bowls. They hold aprox. 10 oz. of onion soup. Measures aprox. 7 in. long x 1.75 in. deep. Make the soup, place in bowl, add croutons and a few slices of cheese - we use Provolone, Swiss and Mozzarella with a few shakes of Parmesan, place under broiler for a minute !
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Onion Soup Bowl (with handle)

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1 Dozen Onion Soup Bowls (with handles) $49.95
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1 Dozen Onion Soup Bowls (no handles) $59.95
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Oven Thermometer

Product # CDTAYLOR503-CONNOISSEUER-OVENTHERMOMETER
Retail $29.99 and up
On Sale $17.90

This is the best oven thermometer made! It is used to measure your exact oven temperature. Many ovens, household and professional models loose their correct temperature settings within a few years of use. This thermometer easily mounts in your oven by hanging from the rack or stands upright on the bottom or clipping to a rack. It will tell you exactly what the true temperature is inside your oven. Chef Depot and Cooks Illustrated have tested this thermometer in many models of ovens, most are 25 - 75 degree's off temperature! This thermometer scored the highest! This oven thermometer is pre calibrated and has a large, easy to read face, the range is 150 to 600 f. ! Lifetime Warranty!

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Ceramic Knife SharpenerUsing a Diamond Ceramic Knife Sharpener to sharpen a ceramic knife

Product # CD-JVC-D32009-CERAMIC-KNIFE-SHARPENER
Retail $39.95 and up
Sale Price $25.95

This is our new exclusive Ceramic Knife Sharpener! Made in Japan, it's very comfortable and easy to use. In under 1 minute, you can restore that factory sharp edge on any ceramic blade. Included with the diamond sharpener is a bevel stand that holds the knife at the proper angle, then you simple move the diamond tool horizontally over the blade, turn knife over and repeat. Simple to follow directions are included.
Chef Notes: We quickly put a brand new edge on a heavily used ceramic knife. It now cuts vegetables and fruits with little effort.

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Ceramic Knife set

Product # CDJVC-100-130-140-160WBK-VICERA-CERAMIC-KNIFE-SET
Retail $300.00 and up
Sale Price $217.95

This is the new Vicera Ceramic Knife Set, they each hold an edge without sharpening. The set includes 4 pieces, as pictured above. Chef knife, Santoku Knife, Utility Knife and Paring Knife.
This is a very nice ceramic knife set, very comfortable and easy to use.
The weight is about half of steel knives making it comfortable for extended use.
The ultra sharp ceramic blade cuts with precision and accuracy every time maintaining a razor sharp edge for many years.
These knives are made of an advanced, high-tech ceramic, second in hardness only to diamond, it was originally developed for industrial applications where metal components failed. Made in Japan.
Chef Notes: The blades are very thin and sharp. These knives are a great choice for Chefs and Gourmet Cooks! Each one comes in a beautiful presentation box. These knives are a great choice for Chefs and Gourmet Cooks! Ceramics are perfect for slicing, dicing, chopping and mincing meats, garlic, carrots, onions, celery, fruits and more

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Pizza on the BBQ grill is so easy with our thick exclusive USA made Pizza Stone! Watch the video!
Chef is also using one of his large John Boos Maple Cutting Boards! #1 grade, NSF certified. The grilling pizza stone helps keep your kitchen cool.

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Heavy Duty Pizza Stone & Pizza Peel Set

Product # CD4461ROUNDPIZZASTONE+CD44550-14X16X24PIZZAPEEL-PIZZA-PEEL-SET
Retail $97.99 and up
On Sale $57.95

Our pizza stone & pizza peel set will last for years! It is made from triple fired clay and it is extra thick and strong. It is the perfect choice for a crispy crusted pizza, every time. The new special design has air tunnels underneath, this allows heat to flow evenly under and around the stone. It has a specially engineered Heat Core Center to help concentrate center heat to give you a more evenly crisp pizza. This handmade stone is made of the finest heat retaining clays available and fired at over 2000 degrees F. With repeat use it will continue to harden and actually improve all your baked goods. Designed to stay in the bottom of your oven! It measures 16 in. Diameter. The Pizza Stone is Made in USA, Weight aprox. 13 lbs. Pizza Peels are ideal for removing pizzas from hot pizza stones and ours is solid Basswood, made in USA. This renewable wood source is environmentally friendly. Its large 14 in. by 16 in. x 24 in. size accomodates most pizzas. This makes it easy to slide the pizza in or out of your hot oven. Simple storage, hang it up or store it in or above cabinets, grill or the oven. Using a peel keeps hands away from heat source.
Chefs Note: We like to cook our pizza half way done in the oven and then slide it off the pan and onto the stone for a crispy crust. Picture of pizza below.

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Heavy Duty Pizza Stone & Pizza Peel Set

Product # CD4467RECTANGLEPIZZASTONE+CD44550-14X16X24PIZZAPEEL-PIZZA-PEEL-SET
Retail $97.99 and up
On Sale $58.95

Our pizza stone & pizza peel set can last for years! It is made from triple fired clay and it is extra thick and strong. It is the perfect choice for a crispy crusted pizza, every time. The new special design has air tunnels underneath, this allows heat to flow evenly under and around the stone. It has a specially engineered Heat Core Center to help concentrate center heat to give you a more evenly crisp pizza. This handmade stone is made of the finest heat retaining clays available and fired at over 2000 degrees F. With repeat use it will continue to harden and actually improve all your baked goods. Designed to stay in the bottom of your oven! It measures 14 in. x 16 in. The Pizza Stone is Made in USA, Weight aprox. 13 lbs. Pizza Peels are ideal for removing pizzas from hot pizza stones and ours is solid Basswood, made in USA. This renewable wood source is environmentally friendly. Its large 14 in. by 16 in. x 24 in. size accomodates most pizzas. This makes it easy to slide the pizza in or out of your hot oven. Simple storage, hang it up or store it in or above cabinets, grill or the oven. Using a peel keeps hands away from heat source.
Chefs Note: We like to cook our pizza half way done in the oven and then slide it off the pan and onto the stone for a crispy crust. Picture of pizza below.

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Squirrel Nut Cracker

Product # CDNP6529-SQUIRREL-NUT-CRACKER
Retail $29.99 and up
On Sale $14.95

This handy nutcracker makes a great conversation piece. Fun for the whole family! A great gift idea! Easily cracks your favorite nuts, Almonds, Pecans, Walnuts, Hazelnuts, ect. Lift the tail, place nut in mouth and press down on tail to crack your nuts. Solid Metal, 5.5 in. tall. Quantity Discounts.

1 Squirrel Nut Cracker

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John Boos Maple Cutting Board

This is the Solid Maple Cutting Board that is used by Emeril & other Chefs on TV!
This is the cutting board of choice for all the Chefs here at Chef Depot,
Emeril, Charlie Trotter, Paul Kahn and many other famous Chefs!
John Boos custom makes these cutting boards for us from first quality Solid Rock Maple, 24 inches by 18 inches and over 1 1/2 inches thick. This reversible board is NSF certified and will not dull your knife! With proper care, this Maple board will last for life! Oiling it with mystery oil, will keep it looking new (available below). This board is the ideal size for most counter tops (it will not slide while cutting).
Did you know that maple cutting boards naturally kill bacteria?
This cuttting board can not be shipped outside the USA.
This board is heavy there may be an additional shipping charge for a few areas of the USA.
List Price $104.99 and up
On Sale $77.95 ... Free Shipping over $99.00 (cont. USA only)
Product # CD24x18BOOSMAPLEBOARD

24 x 18 x 1 1/2

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Cuisinart Hand Held BlenderChef with hand blender

Product # CDCSB-77-HB154-CUISINART-HAND-BLENDER
Retail $110.00 and up
On Sale $59.00
Price Match Sale by AM $41.95

This is the new Cuisinart Smart Stick hand held blender. It features a stainless steel blade, chopper / grinder is great for salsa and the wisk, blends ingredients right in pots, pitchers, bowls, or the clear plastic beaker thats included. A powerful motor operates with an easy one touch control. 3 yr. warranty. Chef is using an End Grain Maple Chopping Block! For more End Grain Chopping Blocks, Click Here!
Chefs Note: The removable stainless steel shaft is dishwasher safe. The chopper / grinder is great for salsa and the wisk is nice for omelettes! Blends drinks, purees soup, mixes pancake and crepe batters in seconds! An Amazing Blender! FREE SHIPPING on orders over $99.00 in Cont. USA!

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China Cap Strainer


These are solid stainless steel "China Caps". Perfect for straining soups and sauces as well as blanching vegetables and reheating pasta. They are made to last for years of daily use. These strainers are medium mesh, fine is also available by emailing us.
Choose from several sizes below!
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8 inch China Cap - On Sale $19.99

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12 inch China Cap - On Sale $35.99
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