Boiling Over is Over with New Kuhn Rikon KOCHBLUME Spill Stopper

A No-Work Idea for Keeping Your Kitchen Cleaner

May 17, 2012, 10:50 ET from Kuhn Rikon

NOVATO, Calif., May 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Solve an everyday cooking problem quickly and easily with the ingenious new KOCHBLUME Spill Stopper from Kuhn Rikon. Made of colorful silicone, this flexible and sturdy lid prevents boiling liquids from spilling or overflowing on your stovetop.


Heat resistant up to 400 degrees F, the KOCHBLUME Spill Stopper is available in 2 sizes. The 10-inch size fits pots or pans 6 to 8 inches in diameter, and the 12-inch size fits pots or pans 8 to 10 inches in diameter. To use, place it on your pot to control and prevent liquid from boiling over. Once cooking is finished, carefully remove it, keeping your hands and face clear of rising steam.

Extending its reach beyond the stovetop, this multi-use gadget can double as a splatter guard for the microwave. The KOCHBLUME Spill Stopper can also be used as a steamer: just place vegetables, fish or poultry in it, place it over a pot of boiling water, and cover it with a lid.

Reflecting the kitchen decor trend of cheerful color accents, the Kuhn Rikon KOCHBLUME Spill Stopper comes in three bright colors: Green, Purple and Red. It helps keep the stovetop clean without requiring extra time or effort, making it one step easier to cook healthy, delicious meals at home.

Invented in Germany, this gadget is dishwasher safe and will stay beautiful after many years of use. The Kuhn Rikon KOCHBLUME Spill Stopper has a suggested retail price of $24.95 for the 10-inch size, and $29.95 for the 12-inch. It is sold at specialty and online retailers, including Sur La Table ( or 800-243-0852) and

Kuhn Rikon is the #1 brand of Swiss cookware and cooks' tools, marrying Swiss design with American ingenuity to make cooking seriously fun. For more information on the KOCHBLUME Spill Stopper and other Kuhn Rikon products, visit

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