This compact digital thermometer from Taylor is great for kitchen use. It has an on/off switch, hold feature and a stainless-steel stem. The large LCD display makes for fast and accurate readings. With its waterproof design, this food thermometer can be used care-free in the kitchen. It has a quick response time and wide temp range from -40 degrees F to 450 degrees F. It's also easy to care for -- just wipe with a damp cloth.