- Products for Wiser Living
The Flaker Mill Model No. 275 is the tool you need if you want to flake your own barley, granola, cereals, and other grains; roll grains for cereal or beer making; or crack grains for your animal feed. Perfect for the off-grid farmer needing to make feed for animals or the suburban family who just wants to live a more do-it-yourself lifestyle, this is the easiest and fastest method for making animal feed and the grains you use every day.
Press your own juices for wine and cider with this vintage-style fruit and wine press. Its cast-iron ratchet system and wooden cage make it easy for you to crush grapes, apples, pears, and more! This product has been featured on Food Network and the “Today Show”. It’s a premium addition to the well-outfitted kitchen.
The quality cage measures 14.5 inches tall by 12.25 inches in diameter, and a full pressing yields about 3 gallons of juice. Collecting your juice is simple with the easy-pour bottom spout! This product includes 10 wooden pressing blocks and two wooden semi-discs.
One of the easiest mushrooms to grow for beginners, experienced growers have used Garden Giant (also known as King Stropharia) as a learning tool for cultivating in hardwood chip beds or mulch.Perfect for gardening and permaculture projects, this mushroom can also be used to mulch the floors of livestock pens and chicken runs. The mushroom tastes like potatoes cooked in a mild red wine sauce. The stem is stringy like asparagus, so sautéing it lightly in a little salted butter and serving it on mashed potatoes or on toast with eggs is a treat!
Mushroom kits are available for shipment to USA addresses only.
A wonderful all-purpose mill for individuals or families, the Model No. 99 grain mill is fully adjustable to allow for various types of grinds. It can be cranked by hand, motorized, or used with a geared bicycle. Handmade in the United States, the mill is an heirloom guarantee. It weighs 25 pounds and stands 13 ¼ inches tall and 9 ¾ inches wide.
Upgrade your old mug with our Grit brand insulated tumbler! No more watered-down iced tea or lukewarm coffee. The 20 oz. stainless steel tumbler features a double wall with a copper lining to keep liquid hot for 5 ½ hours and liquid cold for 24 hours. With a copper-colored base and Grit logo, this tumbler is just as distinctive as it is handy. Go easy on your wallet and the environment by ditching the plastic and styrofoam cups. Whether you’re out fishing, in the office, or just on-the-go, this tumbler will keep your drink just as fresh as when you first poured it.
The Growlight Garden Micro is a complete indoor garden! The reduced footprint of this garden makes it ideal for home growers with limited space, or office workers who wish to add a little green to their working environments.
An impressive roster of Hollywood talent brings a keen eye to the camera lens in this 15-episode Gunsmoke DVD Collection that spotlights the series' acclaimed directors.
The courage, character and spirit of the American West blazes across the screen in this television series that set a standard for entertainment excellence during its 20-year run. Join James Arness, Amanda Blake, Milburn Stone, Dennis Weaver and Ken Curtis in this fascinating collection of episodes filmed by such talents as Robert Stevenson (Old Yeller, Mary Poppins), Arthur Hiller (Love Story, Silver Streak), Mark Rydell (On Golden Pond, The Rose) and Andrew V. McLaglen (McLintock!, Chisum, Hellfighters). This three-disc set also features episodes shot by such familiar on-screen talents as Dennis Weaver, Peter Graves, William Conrad and Victor French as they step behind the camera, don a director's cap and add a unique, personal perspective to Gunsmoke's celebrated heritage of rugged western adventures.
Using lard in cooking dates at least as far back as the 1300s. It is prized by pastry chefs today, and it is an excellent cooking fat because it burns at a very high temperature and tends not to smoke as heavily as many other fats and oils do. Rediscovered along with other healthful animal fats in the 1990s, lard is once again embraced by chefs and enlightened health-care professionals and dietitians.
Lard: The Lost Art of Cooking with Your Grandmother's Secret Ingredient offers you the opportunity to cook like your grandmother, while incorporating good animal fat into your diet once again. Lard is the key to the wonders that came from Grandma's kitchen, and with lard, you can turn out stellar Beef Wellington, Bierocks, or crispy Southern Fried Chicken. Serving your family treats you enjoyed in your younger days when you visited your grandparents' farm is as easy as flipping a page in this great cookbook, which features 150 recipes. Try your hand at creating fluffy Grandma's Homemade Biscuits, tasty Spanish Corn Bread, delectable Fried Okra, sweet Chocolate Kraut Cake, Rhubarb Dumplings, or a Perfect Pastry pie crust for a delicious Butterscotch Peach Pie.
You will never regret adding Lard: The Lost Art of Cooking with Your Grandmother's Secret Ingredient to your cookbook collection. Don't be afraid to bring a little lard back to the table; your taste buds will be glad you did.
This manual, cast iron grain and corn mill is perfect for helping you make cornmeal from dehydrated corn. If you are a home brewer, this mill is great for cracking malted barley, oats, and other grains. In addition, farmers love this mill for making chicken feed!
Featuring a heavy-duty crank handle that turns effortlessly and an extra-large, 5 1/2-inch-diameter hopper, this mill easily clamps onto any countertop (up to 1 1/2 inches). A rubber base protector keeps the mill from scratching your work surface and adjustable burrs provide you grind control.
An international exclusive, introducing the first-ever 1 gallon winemaking starter kit, complete with premium grape concentrate from world-class vineyards.
Great things come in small packages. Without experience or anything but a passion for wine, you can make top notch, cellar-worthy wine in your kitchen. Master Vintner combines essential equipment that's easy to use with expert instruction that's easy to follow. You'll walk through the essentials of winemaking with exclusive techniques from world-class winemaker Tim Vandergrift.
You don't need time, either. Great wine takes a matter of minutes to make, and then only the patience to let it ferment and mature into perfection. Prep a Cabernet for fermentation while you make dinner, or a pinot noir in the minutes before you head for work in the morning.
We've broken down the process for complex, beautiful wines into simple steps that ensure success, with a minimal investment of precious time.
Our premium recipe kits are made from grapes picked at their prime by expert vintners in world-class vineyards. With this unsurpassed quality, you absolutely cannot make better homemade wine anywhere else.
With small batch sizes you'll get five bottles per recipe, making it easy to mix and match favorite styles. Craft a full tasting menu in just four months with each batch of wine finishing in a quick four weeks. Serve your favorite meals alongside an artisanal bottle of Chardonnay or Merlot that you made in your own kitchen.
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Are you looking for a tool that will puree and combine ingredients, making quick work out of sauces and salsa? This metal tomato strainer is the perfect addition to your kitchen!
Separating seeds and skins from the pulp, this high-quality, metal tomato strainer saves you time when canning and preserving. Featuring a versatile, dual mount system, the tomato strainer can be securely mounted via the suction cup base or a C-clamp.
Did you know that an average of 500 million straws are used by Americans daily? That’s enough to circle the Earth 2.5 times! Cut down on this plastic waste by using Mother Earth News Stainless Steel Smoothie Straws. They’re perfect for the smoothies you make at home, or take one on the go and use it in restaurants!