James was born and raised in South Africa and arrived in the United States in 2008. He received his Masters in Performing Arts from the University of KwaZulu-Natal, Pietermaritzburg. He is an occasional actor who spends most of his free time scouring the web for tasty recipes and attempting overly ambitious DIY projects.
Articles and Reviews by James Aitchison
Smeg's Newest Wall Ovens Hide Your Messes
July 27, 2015 – Let's be clear: This is a great idea.
Jenn-Air JGCP536WP 36-Inch Gas Rangetop Review
May 13, 2015 – With rugged good looks and stellar burners, this Jenn-Air is quite the rangetop.
Viking VEDO5302SS 30-inch Electric Double Wall Oven Review
April 17, 2015 – Does the 5 Series have what it takes to reinvigorate Viking?
Monogram ZET1PHSS Electric Single Wall Oven Review
April 15, 2015 – From Monogram, a luxury wall oven with steam cleaning and connectivity.
Thermador Professional Series PODC302J Double Electric Wall Oven Review
April 08, 2015 – Thermador stays the course, with dual convection in both ovens.
Wolf E-Series Transitional DO30TE/S/TH 30-Inch Electric Double Wall Oven Review
April 06, 2015 – Stellar baking and roasting meet an exterior that will fit any kitchen.
Dacor Partners with Le Cordon Bleu Cooking School
June 20, 2014 – What's the next best thing to attending a legendary cooking school? Owning the right oven.
GE Announces the Monogram ZET1FHSS French Door Wall Oven
June 19, 2014 – Professional design meets modern connectivity.
Rotisserie Range Puts a New Spin on Cooking
June 18, 2014 – A new contender in a crowded market.
At $120,000, This Is the Kitchen to End All Kitchens
April 30, 2014 – Let them bake cake.
Are Millennials Too Cool for Luxury?
February 25, 2014 – The Y2Kids are all grown up, and that may mean trouble for high-end brands.
Viking Professional TurboChef Wall Oven First Impressions Review
February 06, 2014 – We go hands-on with the fastest oven in the world.
Thermador Professional Grill First Impressions Review
February 05, 2014 – Thermador teaches a new dog an old trick.