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Years ago I bought this white pitcher/juicer and it's been a staple in our kitchen ever since. We use it to make lemontinis on Saturday night and fresh orange juice on Sunday mornings.
Posted at 04:47 AM in NaBloPoMo | Permalink
Beautiful and functional makes it completely perfect.
November 11, 2012 at 05:30 AM
Isn't it wonderful to find beauty in function? I love its simplicity ... and its usefulness. Enjoy.
November 11, 2012 at 06:24 AM
I just wish I had a place for something that handy and useful, but alas and alack, I don't. Happy Sunday, dear one.
November 11, 2012 at 07:14 AM
November 11, 2012 at 07:31 AM
Nothing like fresh squeezed. My plastic short one is falling apart. I need to find something similar.
November 11, 2012 at 07:43 AM
Very nice. I can practicaly smell the lemons and oranges from here. It probably won't surprise you to know that I have a few of those in green depression glass. ;)
November 11, 2012 at 08:38 AM
Love that it is nontech. I'm in Manise's camp. My plastic one just sux.
November 11, 2012 at 09:37 AM
Cheryl S. |
November 11, 2012 at 09:46 AM
Hmm, I think I might have to go and make some lemon bars!
Ann in the UP |
November 11, 2012 at 11:03 AM
It's so classically simple. Nice.
November 11, 2012 at 03:31 PM
November 11, 2012 at 10:47 PM
My Mom had a "juicing" implement similar to that, but it didn't have a pitcher underneath. (We're talking 1950's here!) It didn't get used very often. There were 4 children and 2 adults in the house so that required a lot of hand-labor to make enough juice for all of us. As we got older, we helped out, but it was still a special occasion that only happened a couple of times a year when the oranges were at their juiciest! Enjoyed seeing the picture; I hadn't thought about our fresh squeezed juice in years!
November 13, 2012 at 01:25 PM
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