Want salt with that? Sodium meter checks soups, sauces

Off the scale: Sadly, the 8-inch probe doesn’t gauge spiciness.

(Credit: Thanko)

Most of us consume way too much sodium, either sprinkling it on fries or gobbling it unawares via prepared and processed foods.

We’d all like to cut down to avoid high blood pressure and heart disease, but apart from reading nutritional information labels, it’s hard to determine how much sodium a dish contains.

Well, the mighty gadget-spawning samurai at Japan’s Thanko have unsheathed the Handy Salt Meter for hot liquid foods.

Related stories

This portable salt content thermometer, as it were, works with soup broth and is geared to people who love dishes like ramen or udon noodles. It also works with curry and pasta sauce.

T… [Read more]

Related Links:
Star Apps: Barenaked Ladies
Nubrella may be world’s goofiest umbrella
I tested a bunch of gadgets on my vacation so you don’t have to
Feds tell Web firms to turn over user account passwords
MaskMe guards your privacy like a vigilant angel


Our Packages


LifeSaver - You need a custom site to get your message out there!
Learn More...



LightHouse - Advanced SEO, a custom website and content designed for you!
Learn More...



CruiseShip - Our full feature custom website package! Learn More...

*Monthly fee with one year contract
**$250 Initial Setup Fee
$5 Additional Monthly Fee without AutoPay

Contact Us

e-Anchor is a Portland Oregon based website, blog, hosting, design and marketing company.  We have three packages to suite your needs and budget.   Contact us to find out more