From time to time I will add pictures and descriptions of kitchen equipment that I find most useful.

Fat Separator:  Fat separators are pedestrian when it comes to kitchen equipment.  I have several of the ones that look like miniature watering cans.  I was on the verge of buying a piece of laboratory equipment used to separate liquids when I found a fat separator designed the same way.

Fat floats to the top.  With this separator, you just pour in the liquid.  Wait a moment for the fat to rise to the top, then squeeze the handle to let the fat-free liquid flow out the bottom.  Here’s a quick demo using plain water.

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