Hoan Bagel Guillotine Slicer

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I have never used a Bagel Slicer before. I have always used a serrated knife with no problems, however, my husband wanted this Hoan Bagel Guillotine Slicer for Christmas. Here are the steps, results and my opinion of this Hoan Bagel Guillotine Slicer.

 

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It appears to be very well made and extremely sharp.

They have a nice protective cover for the sharp blade.

 

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You pull the handle up and off exposing the sharp blade.

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Put your bagel in the base.

Problem #1 is the bagel was too big and didn’t fit.

I had to find a smaller bagel.

 

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Put the top section with the blade back on the base

pushing the blade through the bagel.

 

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Push hard forcing the blade through the entire bagel.

Problem #2 is the bagel was too soft and the bagel started to collapse.

We had to turn the bagel to a more sturdy part.

 

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Push the blade all the way through the bagel.

Problem #3 is the blade didn’t completely cut through the entire bagel.

It left just a small edge uncut, and I had to pull it apart on the bottom edge.

 

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The final cut was very nice and the Bagel went back into shape.

Overall this did a nice job as long as the bagel fit.

In my opinion, Bagel Slicers are not worth

the money unless you have dozens of bagels to slice.

This Bagel Slicer cost $19.99 at Amazon.

A serrated knife is still my best bet because I only eat one at a time.

 

 

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