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Must-have gadgets: Culinary torch

Crate & Barrel
Caramelize sugar or "roast" marshmallows without the campfire with this culinary torch.

Caramelize sugar in a snap, and wow guests with a culinary torch. Impressive desserts like crème brûlée and European-inspired tarts will be a breeze with this hand-held gadget. Crate&Barrel's model, at $31.95 is small enough to fit in a kitchen drawer, and allows you to adjust the flame. Fuel is not included.

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