Kitchen Tools for a Summer filled with Cold Drinks and Cool Treats

Jul 23, 2013, 10:30 ET from Zoku, Capresso, Primula, Welcome Home Brands and Frieling

HOUSTON, July 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Beat the heat with these summertime kitchen tools for cold drinks and cool treats.


The new Zoku® Classic Pop Molds combines the traditional ice pops shape with innovative design for today.  Easy to use, it freezes up to six ice pops at a time. Simply place the molds in the base and add ingredients—such as juice or flavored yogurt—then insert reusable sticks, and freeze. Once the pops are frozen, briefly rinse the molds under warm water. BPA and phthalate free. $14.99 at

Cool off with a refreshing iced beverage. Capresso froth TEC features a Cold setting for a variety of milk-based beverages, from Frozen Hot Chocolate to Dairy-Free Peaches and Cream Froth. It can froth any type of milk in its large capacity glass frothing pitcher, whipping up delicious drinks for a family dinner or small gatherings with ease. $99.99 at

Sip on fresh flavors with the Primula® Flavor It™ Beverage System, for strawberry lemonade, fruit-infused sangria, lemon basil iced tea and more. Featuring bright Cherry Red accents, the 2.9 quart pitcher comes with a Fruit Infuser, Tea Infuser and Chill Core. It's slim enough to fit into most refrigerator doors. A no-spill locking lid makes it convenient to pack in a beach bag or picnic basket. $29.99 at Also in Black.

With bright colors and playful polka dots, the Celebration collection of Plastic Free-Standing Dessert Cups from Welcome Home Brands adds style to frozen desserts, mousse, cupcakes and more. These versatile, easy-to-use baking cups are oven and freezer-safe. There is no need for pre-greasing or messy clean-up of baking pans. Use for individual servings of strawberry ice cream, creamy vanilla pudding and other summertime delights.  12-piece set $8 at

A colorful insulated thermal carafe designed just for tea, Samba for Tea keeps iced tea cold. A BPA-free infuser fits in the carafe, even when the lid is closed, making it ideal for both steeping and serving tea. Insulated for up to 16 hours, Samba for Tea is fun for everyday use and perfect for family gatherings. Leak-proof locking lid and drip-free spout. Four gorgeous translucent colors: Red, Green, Orange or White. $36.75 at

SOURCE Zoku, Capresso, Primula, Welcome Home Brands and Frieling