Reviews you can trust.

Rolling Pins for Kids

Could we find a rolling pin small enough for kids to use but large enough to get the job done right?

What We Learned

The test kitchen’s favorite rolling pin is a handle-free model that weighs 1 pound, 9 ounces and measures 19 inches long. We like it because it gives us a direct sense of a dough’s thickness and how hard we are pressing down, but it is designed for adults and could be cumbersome for some kids to use effectively. We wanted to find a rolling pin that would allow kids to adeptly and ef...

Try All Three of Our Sites
FREE for 14 Days

Get Instant All Access to 25 Years of America's Test Kitchen

  • All Foolproof Recipes on America's Test Kitchen, Cook's Illustrated, and Cook's Country
  • NEW! Over 1,500 recipes from our award-winning cookbooks
  • Complete TV Show Video Library—watch entire episodes or individual clips
  • Up-to-Date Taste Tests and Equipment Reviews
  • Save Favorites, Print Shopping Lists, Share Comments