Crusading chef Jamie Oliver is expanding his imprimatur with a collection of outdoor, wood-fired bake ovens. Should the ad hoc appearance of the portable Dome 60 model not complement your alfresco kitchen, there are several built-in masonry units from which to choose, some of which have a curious, Hobbit-y look to them. [Tangential-topic comment: In our current heatwave, one would only need to drop the dough on the sidewalk to get a nice blistered char. It's that hot here.] jamieoliver.com
Leslie Clagett is a seasoned yet passionate observer of the international kitchen
and bath industries, and the founder of KBCULTURE.com. An editor at publications ranging from Arts +
Architecture to Kitchens & Baths, she is also the author of The New
City Home [The Taunton Press], among other books. Leslie has a
tremendous respect for quality design and the people who labor in its
pursuit; her discerning eye has been known to get a little misty in the
presence of true beauty.