Review: Mira Kitchen Scale

November 19, 2013

One thing we often use in my house is a kitchen scale. We like to buy some food items in a bigger bulk and break them down for multiple meals. I was given the chance to review the Mira Kitchen Scale and now I want to tell you all about it!!


The Mira Kitchen Scale if a thin and very modern kitchen scale.  I didn’t know this until I got it but it has no buttons. Its all touch. Talk about love!! =) I know…. WOW, no buttons?? whats the big deal?? It’s food… Stuff spills and food can get stuck so no buttons makes for a easy clean up!!!

Here you have the on and off button. To turn off you have to hold the button down a bit longer for it to shut off. We also have the tare on this side. If you don’t know what a tare is let me explain. Say you need to measure some type of liquid for something, clearly you need to put the liquid in some type of cup or container… lets hope no one actually try’s to pour the liquid on the scale it’s self… lol. Anyways, the tare would be the weight of the container you are putting the liquid in.

When you add in a tear it will subtract the weight of the container giving you the accurate weight of the liquid. This is something you see a lot at delis. You go in and they do have a tare for the paper they put the lunch meat on and the containers they put the salad’s in. I know some people think they don’t, but they do!

Here we have the unit button. Unit is for the way you want to measure what you are putting on the scale. You can choose pounds, ounces, kilograms, and grams. So you can measure anything you want in whatever way you really want! =)

The number on the screen are large and bright. There wont be any issues with having to read an older type scale with the needle or anything. You get the exact weight and you are able to read it!! You really can’t go wrong with this baby!!

As I said, we like to buy some items in bigger bulk like ground beef or chicken. This really makes it easier to separate and plan the meals we are going to have for the month. One meal we may need 1lb of ground beef and another we may need 1.5lbs. Having this scale we can separate the meat, pack it, and tag it with the weight! Make’s extremely easy to plan the meals out for a busy house hold. No more guessing!!!

Want to know something else that is amazing!!! Today is the 18th on November and I looked on amazon.. The scale is on sale for ONLY 19.99 and it’s normally 54.99!!! That is an AMAZING steal!!!!! Get it for this price while you can!!!

Sorry about not having pictures in use! I totally spaced out and forget to get them. If you would like me to get those photos for you, please comment and let me know and I will be sure to come back and post them! =D

I received one or more of the products mentioned above for free using Regardless, I only recommend products or services I use personally and believe will be good for my readers.

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  • Kristal

    This looks great! I’ve always wanted a kitchen scale to measure serving sizes. I’ll probably look into this. Great post! :)

    December 14, 2013 at 6:14 pm Reply
  • Alyssa C

    I really need to invest in something like this! Great review, thanks for sharing!!

    March 25, 2014 at 12:47 pm Reply
  • Russ R.

    I have a kitchen scale at home, too. It’s the conventional one, not as nice as yours. I’m planning to change mine soon. I need more accuracy in my measurements – for cooking and on days when I’m counting calories.

    July 19, 2014 at 1:11 pm Reply
    • AKee88

      Before we had this one we had an old one that just was out of tune. I was so excited for this one! It’s the little things!!! hehe

      July 19, 2014 at 7:34 pm Reply
  • Bonnie @ wemake7

    We have a Mira scale as well and love it. Great review. Thanks for sharing. =)

    July 19, 2014 at 1:12 pm Reply
    • AKee88

      That is awesome! I think everyone should have one!!! Thank you so much for stopping by!!

      July 19, 2014 at 7:33 pm Reply
  • Michael

    I think this would make a nifty gadget to have in the kitchen….especially for those who are watching their calorie intake

    July 19, 2014 at 5:34 pm Reply
    • AKee88

      It is great for those who are counting calories. I used it when I was only aloud so many ounces of meat and such. =)

      July 19, 2014 at 7:29 pm Reply
  • Chrissy

    This looks like a restaurant scale and it’s a good price. I’ll have to check it out! :)

    July 19, 2014 at 5:54 pm Reply
    • AKee88

      Chrissy, It really is a great scale. It makes some things in out life so much easier!!

      July 19, 2014 at 7:27 pm Reply
  • rochkirstin

    This kitchen scale looks great. I wonder about the battery of the digital device. How long does it last?

    July 19, 2014 at 8:19 pm Reply
  • Rach @ EazyPeazyMealz

    I have never really needed a kitchen scale before, but now that I develop recipes I think it would be nice to have one. I will look into this one ! thanks.

    July 20, 2014 at 2:19 am Reply
  • Katherine Rose Coronel- Rivera

    This kitchen scale is very sleek and looks like a great investment for those who loves cooking. I like the design and it’s digital. Easy to use and looks stylish too!

    July 20, 2014 at 7:14 am Reply
  • Paula Parker

    I like the easy to read, big numbers on the scale. Also it looks easy to store. Thanks for the info.

    July 20, 2014 at 8:29 am Reply
  • Christine Topley

    Looks like a great scale. I don’t use a scale. I don’t weigh my food. I simply use smaller plates to scale down portion sizes.

    July 20, 2014 at 12:46 pm Reply
  • Hilary @ The RNY Life

    This looks a great kitchen scale. I like how flat it is so it would be easy to store and not take up much room. I use my scale everyday. It’s a very important tool for me.

    July 20, 2014 at 2:22 pm Reply
  • Jessica P

    I love the design of this scale. I have never used a kitchen one – thanks for sharing!

    July 20, 2014 at 3:01 pm Reply
  • Elle Hipolito

    It looks too nice to be a kitchen scale! I’ve held off on purchasing a scale because they’re either too expensive or cheaply made. Mira looks promising. Thanks for the review!

    July 20, 2014 at 4:09 pm Reply
  • Dawn

    I love using a kitchen scale. It really helps to keep portions in control. The only problem with most of them is that they’re clunky and unattractive. This one is sleek and stylish. I’ll have to start searching for this bad boy immediately.

    July 20, 2014 at 7:53 pm Reply
  • Joanna Sormunen

    Sounds like a great product! And the review is really good!

    July 20, 2014 at 8:15 pm Reply
  • Fiorella Reategui

    I think kitchen scales are awesome! Especially if you’re trying to eat healthier and track what you eat. This scale looks nice and modern.

    July 20, 2014 at 10:15 pm Reply
  • jonathanmcmullen

    $19.99 seems like the right price for this product. It looks great but 50$ is incredibly expensive for a regular price!

    July 20, 2014 at 10:30 pm Reply
  • Jhady

    My husband wants to have a kitchen scale. He makes burgers and he wanted to make sure they are equally divided and the amount is right. The last time he made one the patties were too thick.

    July 20, 2014 at 10:50 pm Reply
  • Becca Niederkrom

    I think every American kitchen needs a scale like this =)

    July 20, 2014 at 11:28 pm Reply
  • Touristmeetstraveler

    A food scale can come in handy, especially for people who are wanting to drop a couple of pounds.

    July 21, 2014 at 12:21 am Reply
  • Maria Constanza Oller Martin

    Great scale,I have a tiny one and seriously I have no clue what I would do with out it

    July 21, 2014 at 3:34 am Reply
  • Leira Bhagwani Pagaspas

    My mom has this and she uses this for Cohen and she swears by this.

    July 21, 2014 at 8:29 am Reply
  • Rebecca Swenor

    This is one thing I don’t have yet but I used to have one. Thanks for the review because I have been thing of buy one.

    July 21, 2014 at 8:48 am Reply
  • Saranghae Korea

    impressive kitchen scale. Your review makes me want to buy one for my mom, she’s the one really particular for this kind of stuff.

    July 21, 2014 at 9:05 am Reply
  • Rosey

    We use our kitchen scale several times a week. That’s funny to me since I didn’t think we needed one (until we got it). :)

    July 21, 2014 at 9:56 am Reply
  • Don Purdum

    This is a great idea when you buy in bulk. My wife went to school to be a chef and could use something like this.

    July 21, 2014 at 11:25 am Reply
  • paulinasmiles16

    I have always wanted to get a kitchen scale but I am afraid I would never use it.

    July 21, 2014 at 1:59 pm Reply
  • Marielle Altenor

    I’ve thought about getting a kitchen scale sometime soon! Will check out the Mira one!

    July 21, 2014 at 9:32 pm Reply
  • Alysia

    This is a great idea (no buttons). I use my scale often enough and the buttons can definitely become a pain.

    July 22, 2014 at 2:03 am Reply
  • Michelle

    I love that scale. Thanks for sharing,

    July 22, 2014 at 2:06 am Reply
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