Kitchen is one of the most important rooms in a house. People spend the similar time, effort and money to decorate the kitchen as they do for the other parts of their house. Women, in particular, give attention to the minute detail of their kitchen so as to transform them to an elegantly decorated nook. They pay attention to the shelves, the flooring, the upholstery, the food processing gadgets and even the kitchenware. Thus, speaking of chopping boards, a revolution has occurred in their look and design too, to keep up with the pace of changing demands.
These chopping boards are far better than the conventional ones that were being used so far. They are made from hygienic and durable materials and are immensely functional. What makes them totally different from the conventional ones is their aesthetic value. They are given attractive looks, so that cooking becomes a pleasure. In this article ten such innovative cutting boards will be presented:
1. Cutting Board that resembles a Volkswagen bus
How will it be if you get a cutting board that resembles your favorite car? This is not a joke. The VW Bus Cutting board presents a look that resembles the Volkswagen’s famous camper van. The cutting board is made from wood and has a natural wax finish. Though there are grains if you observe the board closely, but it has a smooth finish. It comes in a measurement of 12 inches x 8 inches and the thickness is of ¾ inch. Since it is an US made product, so you can buy it from USA at US$4.00. For sales outside USA, it is priced at US$15.
2. Chopping board with a scooper
This is another cutting board in the series that is made from polysterene. It is durable, hygienic and odor free and is characterized with slightly raised edges that will prevent spills from vegetable and fruit juices while chopping. It is provided with a grip made of Santoprene and costs US$6.95.
3. Cutting board with precision scale
This is more of a professional cutting board that has scales drawn on it to cut precisely, following the recommended measurements for a preparation. Made from beechwood, this cutting board comes in sizes from 9 to 12. It is extremely light weight and weighs only 3 pounds.
4. Cut and paste in your chopping board
This cutting board is a composite structure, having a wooden body along with a porcelain container attached with it. While you cut and pound the ingredients on the durable wooden block, the chopped pieces will get collected in the porcelain container, which you can easily remove once the work is done. It comes in three different sizes.
5. Cutting book that is identical with a Macbook
You might be a computer savvy and store your world inside your laptop. But you have never thought of a cutting board that resembles a Macbook. This cutting board, which is made from the wood of an apple tree and is finished with food safe varnish, has a look and thickness that is similar to Macbook Pro. You will even find the logo of Apple on it. This Swiss cutting board is available in sizes 13 to 19.
6. Cutting board that sits firmly
This cutting board has been made in China, keeping in mind certain practical problems one faces while cutting. One of the problem is that the cutting board moves while cutting vegetables or fruits on it. Therefore, this cutting board is provided with four protective clear rubber feet. It is marked by a clear look as it is made from tempered glass and comes in various sizes.
7. Cutting board with a cheesy feel
This cutting board is apt for cutting and storing cheese. Made from acrylic resin, powdered bauxite and minerals, this cutting board resembles the texture of a cheese cube. The mineral base helps it to remain cool. So, you can place your cheese on it and refrigerate it to keep your cheese fresh. It is totally non-porous and thus bacteria resistant.
8. Pac Man chopping board
You must be well aware with the popular Pac Man arcade games? Now it creeps into your kitchen too as a cutting board. A gaming freak will love to have this handmade walnut and hard-maple wood cutting board. It is available in dimension of 18 inches x 12 inches x 1.5 inches.
9. Cutting board with chopping knife
This is a complete cutting pack, with a cutting board and a chef’s knife for chopping. Made from beechwood, it resembles a chopper’s knife and has a 5 inch knife. It is an ideal gift item too.
10. Cutting board ruler
It is made from Corian material, which is non porous, odorless and bacteria free. This chopping board has a built in ruler to aid you cut in precision.