USA Kitchen Trends US Kitchen Trends Vol. 30/09 - Page 93

with Sub-Zero refrigeration on one side and a pantry on the other. The dishwashers are also integrated. Because this is a kitchen for a busy family that thrives on informality and likes to gather around and watch the cook at work, all the utensils, dishes, oils and spices are right at hand beside the cooking center. There is also a pot filler above the large range. Facing page: Designed for the serious cook, this kitchen features a large Wolf range. A niche within the subway-tile backsplash, and utensil racks keep everything within reach. Above: Tall windows let in plenty of natural light, making the kitchen an inviting room in all seasons. A wood fire is a cozy addition. Left: The large 7ft-square island conceals a food mixer shelf that can be raised by remote control. search | save | share at 91