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jonifan1 12-17-2011 04:08 PM

Single-hole mixing spoon?
Can anyone tell me the purpose of a single-hole mixing spoon? I was looking at this set of Bamboo utensils and included is a single-hole mixing spoon. I'm pretty new to cooking - so lots of utensils elude me.


Dawgluver 12-17-2011 04:18 PM

Try it with soups and stews, where there's liquid involved.

Andy M. 12-17-2011 04:20 PM

I suppose it aids in the mixing process. Liquid passing through causes turbulence, increasing the mixing effect. Plus you can see through the hole if you hold it up to your eye.

Dawgluver 12-17-2011 04:21 PM

It doubles as a monocle. In case you drop yours in the soup.

GLC 12-17-2011 04:59 PM

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justplainbill 12-17-2011 05:01 PM

Helps avoid splashing contents being mixed out of the container in which the mixing is being done.

jonifan1 12-18-2011 05:38 PM

Thanks for the responses-some of them had me cracking up!

Kathleen 12-18-2011 08:29 PM

My single-hole mixing spoon was wonderful to use when I made vanilla custard.

AKMartinez08 09-21-2012 09:57 PM

Believe it or not I always asked myself that question and so I did some investigating and found out that the whole purpose of that spoon is to make it easier to stir sauces

Chef Maloney 10-14-2012 07:45 PM

ya. and you won't beat-up and mush your bean dishes.

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