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Julia Mueller

Hi there! I'm the creator of The Roasted Root, a food blog geared toward vegetable and meat-based meals. I enjoy sharing nutritious and approachable recipes that are healthy, easy on the budget, and taste great! During the day, I work in the wine industry and I enjoy spending my spare time playing outdoors and food blogging!

August 10, 2015

The Kitchen IQ Pepper Tool is a two-part tool meant for coring bell peppers and smaller peppers and chilies. The two tools fit inside of each other and snap together, making them easy to store. Insert the tool into the stem in the center of the pepper, turn it in a full circle, then pull. …

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April 28, 2015

Dreamfarm’s Levoons are leveling measuring spoons which ensure accurate measurements of seasonings, spices, salt, and/or leavening agents. The Levoons come with a small lever, which when pushed, levels out your measurements for consistency and reliability. You can also choose to not level the ingredients if a recipe calls for 1 heaping teaspoon or tablespoon for …

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October 7, 2013

Dreamfarm’s Vebo is a tool designed to boil, steam, and/or strain vegetables. It is made out of flexible material so that it can smash down to fit any size pot. This compacting feature also makes the Vebo great for storing inside kitchen drawers to save space for larger appliances. The Vebo also has handles that …

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October 7, 2013

The “Smood,” by Dreamfarm is a kitchen tool that functions in the exact way the name suggests. It is used for smoothing and mashing food. The Smood has spring-loaded stainless steel coils that makes mashing easy, efficient, and fast. The potatoes (or other food) get smoothed out as they mash through the coils and do …

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October 7, 2013

Dreamfarm’s “Chobs” revolutionizes chopping meat and vegetables in an easy yet genius way. As necessary as chopping blocks are, they tend to cause stress in the kitchen.  Have you ever accidentally nudged a chopping block, making it slip off the counter and ending up with chopped food all over the floor? Do you keep one …

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August 21, 2013

While I absolutely love the smell of garlic sautéing and the flavor it brings to food, I loathe chopping garlic. It can take a long time to chop it to the small size that I like for cooking, it gets stuck to my knife and cutting board, and I’ve been known to leave garlic cloves …

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August 21, 2013

The Vitamix 5200 is my all time favorite kitchen tool. It is a high powered blender with 2 horse power motor and the jar holds 64 ounces of fluid. The rubber lid that comes with this gem of a blender fits perfectly over the mouth of the jar, ensuring everything stays inside while pulverizing at …

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