Who needs a kitchen when you can get a do-it-all fridge for a whopping $41,500? The Italian designers, Meneghini, created a fridge that does everything a kitchen can do, except for washing dishes. What? No dishwasher? Then that’s no deal for me.
I love reading about over-the-top appliances. The Meneghini La Cambusa includes a standard fridge and freezer, plus a coffee maker, fitted pantry, double pantry, ice-maker, microwave, steam oven, and multi-function oven. Not to mention a flat-screen TV, so you can watch Nigella Lawson while cooking, right? She's said to be a fan of this fridge.
The starting price for this fridge is $26,000, that’s before you pick a color out of the 500 options the company offers. Once you begin adding more features like brass handles, then the price quickly goes up. The fridge has three-doors and is 8.2 feet wide. It weighs around 1,000 pounds and has 26.6 cubic feet of storage.
I still think it’s worthwhile to invest on refrigerator with all the bells and whistles and a touch of Energy Star power. Let’s face it, a kitchen fridge is more than a place you store food. It acts as a centerpiece of your kitchen. Then again, a fully loaded refrigerator would cost a sliver compared to the all-in-one Meneghini.
Refrigerators come in many styles such as:
- Top-Freezer Refrigerator
- Bottom-Freezer Refrigerator
- Side-by-Side Refrigerator
- French-Door Refrigerator
Check out these options, if you are interested in updating your kitchen’s centerpiece:
The Samsung RF221NCTASR is 30" wide and 66" tall, so it'll fit nicely into any standard fridge space, but it features a huge 22 cu. ft. capacity so you can store more food. It's certified ENERGY STAR Tier 2 so it'll help reduce your energy bills, and the four split shelves give you the versatility to adjust the height to accommodate larger food items.
Store and organize your fresh and frozen foods with this top-mount refrigerator from Frigidaire. It features spill-proof glass shelves for easier cleaning, and humidity-controlled crispers that keep fresh longer. The ample door storage allows you to store larger containers to free shelf space.
This GE stainless steel Energy Star bottom-mount, French door refrigerator with internal water dispenser features the ClimateKeeper system to keep temperatures consistent and help preserve refrigerator contents.
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