Tag Archives: Cooking

All About Copper Cookware

Copper Cookware Information Copper cookware is extremely popular in various parts of the world. The French are famous for their copper cookware, which is used to cook traditional French cuisine. With the increased availability of cookware in other materials like aluminum and stainless steel, copper cookware is facing stiff competition. Today copper cookware generally means… Read More »

Cast Iron Enamel

Cast Iron Enamel How to clean the stains on Enamel Coated Cast-Iron? I’ve got a Wolfgang Puck enamel coated dutch-oven. I cured it according to directions before using. The inside of the pot is off-white and any oil residue above the food-line leaves stains when it gets hot. Does anyone have any suggestions for removing… Read More »

Japanese Bento

Japanese Bento Anyone here interested in japanese bento? I just started getting interested in bento boxes/bento making/cooking a few weeks ago.. it’s totally awesome – and very addicting. I’m interested to hear about anyone else’s interest/obsession/collection with bento! 🙂  CHECK OUT THE TOP TEN BEST SELLERS HERE!!! Yes, I’ve been trying to buy supplies to… Read More »

Cookware Dutch Oven

Cookware Dutch Oven Can enamel cookware be used in the oven? I just purchased an enamel dutch oven shaped pot from Macy’s today. It did not come with a box as this was the display because no others were available. I am wanting to know if enamel pots can be used in the oven? I… Read More »

Lodge Cast Iron Cookware

Lodge Cast While all of the Chasseur Cast Iron Cookware boasts marvelous features and characteristics, a cast iron round dutch oven is probably one of the most versatile and flexible.  This unique vessel is truly a jack-of-trades when it comes to preparing the main entrée of your meal.  Whether it is chicken, pork, beef or… Read More »

Cast Iron Cookware: How to Clean

Cast Iron Cookware How to clean cast-iron cookware….? I’ve always been told never to use dish washing soap on cast-iron but was recently told by a health inspector friend that dish detergent must be used on all commercial cookware (including cast-iron) Is this safe? What is the best way to clean my cast-iron? Oh, and… Read More »

Japanese Bento Lunch Boxes

Japanese Bento Lunch How can I turn a plain small container into something more colorful and cute? It’s for this japanese bento lunch I want to make. I have a perfect sized box but I want to make it more colorful and cute! If I put stickers on it they will just wash off when… Read More »

Cleaning An Iron Frying Pan

Iron Frying Pan Can you put an iron frying pan in the dishwasher? I’ve always washed my iron pans by hand, but I’m just curious to know if you can wash them in the dishwasher without ruining them. Ok, so I’ve been using the same 2 cast iron frying pans for about 15 years. Always… Read More »