Xeni got me addicted to making my own kraut. Life has me addicted to specialized kitchen tools. Combine the two and I've decided I just love this cabbage slicer/shredder.
The strong handled, wide stainless steel bladed tool easily converts a cabbage into kraut size slivers. Perfect for mashing and smashing in your kraut jar. Gone are the careful slicing and cutting down of a cabbage with my chef's knife. This feels a lot safer!
Cleaning is as easy as rinsing the blade off and lightly wiping it down. The tool is also dishwasher safe.
If you like making kraut, this shredder is a cheap and easy way to cut down the cabbage.
Westmark Germany Cabbage Slicer with Stainless Steel Blade via Amazon
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