Today in Food Tech: Beer Opening Shirt and Miso Soup Maker

That great and powerful wizard known as technology never sleeps. This magician is constantly striving to improve our daily lives, or at least make them weirder. The kitchen, of course, is a constant source of inspiration for gadget makers and tinkerers. Here are some new gizmos that could make you even more excited about entering that kitchen to eat, drink or be merry.

First up, a shirt for dudes that is designed to help open ornery beer bottles. Clothing maker Criquet has designed a whole line of these shirts, which feature reinforced linings to make opening brewskis a breeze. You can get one for $85, or you could spend that same $85 and buy a whole bunch of beers. It's up to you.

Next, a big machine whose only function is to make cups of miso soup. Cutting up tofu and chard is hard work! The One Shot by Marukome is sort of like an espresso machine, except it juts out miso soup. You can get one for around $94 or, again, you could spend that $94 and buy enough soup to make you sick.

Keep Reading

Next Up

Cheers to Chili: Wine Pairings for Big-Game Foods

Pair great Super Bowl food with wine, not beer.

Football Food Hacks to Make Your Game-Day Party a Touchdown

Get food hacks for your game day party food recipes and ideas, including chicken wings, burgers and chips and guacamole.

A Salty-Sweet Surprise for National Popcorn Day

Try an all-new bacon, peanut and caramel corn recipe from Zac Young for national popcorn day.

How to Host an Anti-Super Bowl Party

Get party food ideas for anti-Super Bowl parties like Puppy Bowl viewing, Friday Night Lights marathons or board game shindigs.

Beat the Wheat: Gluten-Free Pigs in a Blanket

Just because you're gluten-free doesn't mean you can't enjoy pigs in blankets!

25 Ways to Use Pork Butt

Football season means one thing to me: pork butt, aka Boston butt, aka pork shoulder, cooked and served in every way, shape and form.

On TV

So Much Pretty Food Here