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Chopping a pile of vegetables can be wearisome work even for cooks with sharp knife skills, so the idea of a helper tool sounded appealing.

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Chopping a pile of vegetables can be wearisome work even for cooks with sharp knife skills, so the idea of a helper tool sounded appealing. With the hope that a food chopper could rival the precise, even cuts of good knife work, we hacked through assorted vegetables, herbs, and nuts with five manual models ranging in price from $20 to $45. The results were miserable. All models f...

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