Getting to Know Your Le Creuset Cast Iron Cookware

Ready to taking your cast iron cooking pans up a notch? Regular cast iron cookware is great for cooking, but there is a lot of upkeep involved in comparison to the cast iron Le Creuset is producing. With regular cast iron you need to season it, hand wash with hot water, and dry it immediately due to easy rusting. Le […]

Taking Cast Iron Up A Notch With Enamel

We’ve already taken a look at regular cast iron cookware and the care and effort that goes into maintaining it. I thought we’d fancy things up a bit today and look at cast iron enamel cookware. The difference between regular cast iron and enameled is…wait for it…enamel. Not only does the enamel seal the cast iron and protect against rusting, […]

Why Should You Use Copper Bottom Cookware?

I’ve spent most of my cooking life using sub-par pots and pans. Sure, they get the job done well enough, but I definitely haven’t been using top rated cookware sets. I started looking at taking a step or two up the cookware ladder from my Teflon coated set to some copper coated stainless steel cookware. I’m going to be focusing […]

My Review of The Weber 6511001 Genesis E-310 Home Gas Grill

Weber has made quite a name for themselves in the world of barbecue, and they’re one of the few companies who can afford to advertise nationally with a televised campaign. For many people, they are the undisputed kings of barbecue that provide you value and cooking power in one package. In a strange way, this makes it even more difficult […]

6 Unique Kitchen Gadgets from Chef’n

Last time I made a list it was about cool kitchen appliances and gadgets that make great gifts. While they definitely were some cool kitchen gadgets, they were a little expensive. Recently, while on vacation, I walked into a cool kitchen gadgets store that had everything I’ll be writing about just sitting there all perfectly lumped together. They were begging […]

How to Make Coffee Taste Good at Home

Everyone wants to drink good coffee – and it isn’t as hard as it seems. Day after day you fork a few dollars over a counter to get your coffee, but did you know you could be making the same coffee at home. Yes, you could, well – you could actually be making it better at home, if only you […]

Mix It Up In Pyrex Mixing Bowls

pyrex mixing bowls I’d be very surprised if you haven’t heard of Pyrex bowls. My grandmothers both had them, my mother has them, I have them. I consider them some of the best mixing bowls for a few reasons. First off, they’re durable. Made from a soda lime composition, the glass Pyrex cookware, bakeware, and mixing bowls can take a […]

Mix It Up In Stainless Steel Mixing Bowls

Wait…what? There is more than one type of bowl out there (it is hard to type with sarcasm)? Of course. We’ve already taken a closer look at Pyrex mixing bowls, so let’s change things up and focus in on stainless steel mixing bowls. One major difference between stainless steel bowls and Pyrex bowls can be discovered with a little test. […]

Getting To Know Your All Clad Pots

As I get more comfortable with my skill level in the kitchen I find myself wanting better gear. That is what initially got me interested in All Clad products. Not just because they’re a professional product that seems quite expensive, but because I’ve found when it comes to cookware, you get what you pay for. So, these should be great, […]