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Pop Savor
Model: Green top
Manufacturer: Prepara
List price: $19.95
Dimensions: 5-1/2" x 4-1/2" x 5-1/2"
Weight: 1 lb
Composition: Ceramic base & spoon, silicon top, stainless steel band
Other versions: piano black with gray top; candy red stripes with red top
Made In: China
Type: Storage
Color: Green & white
Apparent goal: kids gift/registry home kitchens restaurants everywhere
Intended audience: novice advanced beginner good home cook gourmet professional
Diet/nutrition: does not apply scary empty promises helpful essential
Green?: not green neutral mixed blessing earth friendly green!
Innovative: step back standing still progress trendy genius
Problem solving: no better baby steps solid steps giant steps a revelation
Competition: outclassed follower in the pack strong challenger likely champ
Ease of use: impossible frustrating OK simple child's play
Intuitive: Ph.D. required barely logical effortless brilliant
Instructions: missing incomprehensible adequate unnecessary excellent
Quality: cheesy questionable good years of service impressive
Parts to lose: inevitable some/many one-piece self-storing not a problem
Power source: none hands batteries outlet green
Clean-up: nightmare wipe clean soap & water scouring pad dishwasher
Does it work?: not at all adequately well very well perfectly
Availability: airfare required online kitchen store department store supermarket
Easy to open?: impossible maddening tolerable good opens itself
Green?: fills a landfill huge waste passable minimal waste impressive
Time saving: time wasting not really modest substantial huge
Labor saving: less efficient marginal a bit noticeable remarkable
Money saving: money wasted none $ $$ $$$
Beats the old way: worse no change better infinitely entirely new
Where will it live?: garage/attic drawer cabinet countertop elsewhere
If it quits: toss it craigslist repair upgrade replace
Fulfills ambitions: falls short almost there satisfies exceeds home run
How often used: once/twice ≥daily ≥weekly ≥monthly ≥yearly/holidays
Worth the space?: no does not apply w/unlimited space w/limited space absolutely
Need it?: a luxury discretionary basic equipment for serious cooks get it
Value: ouch! a little pricey worth splurging on the money a deal
Overall rating: skip it fair good very good excellent

Comments: We suppose you could call your product a salt pig, but if it can also hold sugar, flour, herbs, nuts, spices, coffee, tea, pickles, olives, sprinkles, candies, dried fruits, etc. – and it's got style – you'd want to come up with a clever name like Pop Savor.

The silicon lid pops up and down, allowing you to protect whatever is stowed inside from dust, drips, and spatters (not that any of that is ever found in your kitchen). It does not form an airtight seal and will certainly not protect against humidity, but it does a good job against visible manifestations in the kitchen, and will help you feel that something you use constantly is either cleaner or more accessible or both.

You can reach in for a pinch, use the self-stowing ceramic half-teaspoon, or use any other implement to add salt to a recipe, put sugar on your cereal, or strew flour for rolling a crust. You could think of uses for quite a number of these charming little bowls if you put your mind to it.


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