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RL Picks: Salad Bar Must-Haves

Complete your kitchen with these salad essentials


Prepping your next salad masterpiece would definitely be a breeze with these handy essentials.

Picks by Tala Singson. Photographed by Dairy Darilag and Vincent Coscolluela (refrigerator)

Read the original article in the October 2013 issue of Real Living Magazine. Download your digital copy of Real Living on the Real Living App ( now! Log on to for more details.  

Tasteful Pair

Let stylish salad servers set the theme at your next party.

Mediterraneo Stainless Steel Salad Servers by LPWK and Emma Silvestris, price unavailable, Alessi

Joseph Joseph Salad Spoon, P700, Howards Storage World, tel. (02) 621-6284

Kamagong with Mother of Pearl Salad Mixers, Kultura Filipino, tel. (02) 556-0417

Kitchen Chemistry

These shock-resistant Borosilicate vinaigrette carafes add flavor to a modern kitchen.

Colombina Oil and Vinegar Set by Doriana and Massimiliano Fuksas, Alessi, tel. (02) 856-4452

Tornado Chop


Chop veggies in half the time.

Chef’n Small Veggie Chop, Howards Storage World

Soak and Spin

Lovely salad spinners dry your lettuce with little effort.

Spiral Salad Spinner, price unavailable, Pylones, tel. (02) 846-8023

Chef’n Salad Spinner, Howards Storage World

Salt and Pepper Hare

This tabletop critter allows you to grind your condiments with just one hand.

Chef’n G’Rabbit Pepper and Salt Grinder, Howards Storage World

Bowl of Plenty

Serve greens in visually appetizing salad bowls. 

Arabesque Handpainted Large Bowl, Grassroots, tel. (02) 501-3980


With Whirlpool’s Ion Clean Anti-Bacterial and Anti-Oxidant technologies, you keep your produce sanitized and fresh. 

Whirlpool WSV15PSS Refrigerator, Exatech, tel. (02) 712-0585

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