Patent Number: 8,574,043

Title: Multifunctional food preparation apparatus

Abstract: A food processing apparatus including a lower support structure that carries either a food slicing plate or a meat tenderizing plate, an upper structure that carries either a food plunger plate or a meat tenderizing plate; said lower and upper structures being connected with a floating hinge and including a handle such that a user may pull the two structures together such that their respective plates either tenderize or slice food depending on the plates positioned thereto.

Inventors: Zean; Samuel G. (Brooklyn Park, MN), Ndorleh Zean; Eunice K. (Brooklyn Park, MN)

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International Classification: A22C 9/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 1/05/12017