If kitchen eye candy is your thing, we had quite the year for that. A number of our Kitchen Tours upped the ante in the glam department with sleek appliances, custom detailing, and other jaw-dropping elements that had us pinning them to our "Dream Kitchen" board post-haste. Here are 10 favorites to feast your eyes on:

• 1 Ryan's Stunning San Francisco Remodel
• 2 Daniel's Gorgeous Kitchen Redesign
• 3 Glenn and Pauls'a Farmhouse Kitchen
• 4 Jeanine and Jack's Zesty White Kitchen
• 5 Sophie and Iain's Elegant Yet Family-Focused Vegetarian Kitchen

• 6 Melody's Beautifully-Design Pacific Northwest Kitchen
• 7 Dixie's Sleek White Kitchen (with Closeted, Colorful Charm!)
• 8 At Home with the Shiksa in the Kitchen
• 9 Chef Yigit Pura's Tiny Colorful Kitchen
• 10 Alison's Beautiful Modern Kitchen

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Welcome to The Kitchn's Best of 2012 roundup!
From December 17 through January 1 we are rounding up some of our favorite (and your favorite) posts from the past year.

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