Pictures: Kitchen gadgets: One-use wonders
-- By Lisa Futterman, Special to Tribune Newspapers
Norpro Easy Carrot Curler
It's like a pencil sharpener, but for carrots! Make ribbons of vegetables like zucchini and cucumbers for salads instead of using a vegetable peeler. Alas, as fun as it is to sharpen a carrot, this item takes up too much room in the gadget drawer to justify its existence.