Knife Sharpening and Usage – Ask Them To Watch Out!

Best Kitchen Knives

Knife sharpening and usage is often perceived as the most difficult activity when taking care of knives. Modern stainless steel is quite hard and, holds a good edge for a very long time when sharpened well. When sharpening a knife a high quality sharpener is important, especially one that features a rough stock removal surface […]

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Neighbors Envy and Blenders Pride – The Road To Smoothie Greatness

Choosing the best blenders helps avoid a lot of chopping and cutting to make a dip or avoid a cooktop procedure to make a homemade soup or broth. Just toss basic ingredients into a good blender and emulsify and heat them quick. High quality blenders can also grind wheat and flaxseed, knead dough, and make a delicious […]

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Best Ceramic Cookware For Cooking – Coating Matters?

While I am not a complete fan of ceramic cookware, I do believe there are merits to using ceramic cookware that may not be available in other cookware materials. Learn about some ceramic cookware pros and cons and additionally, this post will give you a brief summary on ceramic cookware cleaning and tips when buying one.Also, I […]

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Juicers For Beginners – Choosing And Using – Power To The Consumer

Juicers usually fall in to two categories i.e. a juicer and a juice extractor. A juicer is for citrus fruits only while a juice extractor chops up fruits and vegetables and will then separate the juice from the pulp.So if you just want to make grapefruit, orange juice or lemonade, buy a citrus juicer. If […]

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Pots and Pans – How The Right Material Makes A Superstar Dish !

Generally look to select pots and pans made of heavy-gauge materials — thicker, heavier-weight pots and pans spread and hold heat more evenly than thinner, lighter weight pans. Identify heat resistant handles for ease-of-use on the stove.FRYING PANSWhen using frying pans or glass top stoves or for that matter pots and pans for glass top stoves […]

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Ceramic or Porcelain Tiles – Friends Turned Rivals?

​Great tiles can make the floor look trendy, stylish and offer a distinct finish to the flooring. While there are multiple varieties you can pick from this article is focused on ceramic and porcelain tiles and will hopefully help you make an informed buying choice. Below is a quick summary on these two types of tiles.CERAMIC […]

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Cast Iron Cookware – What I Wished I Knew But Didn’t !

Cast iron cookware tends to be quite thick and heavy. While slow to heat up cookware made from cast iron can retain and distribute heat evenly. This makes it a fantastic choice for browning, braising,stewing, drying, slow cooking and baking food items.COATING​ & SEASONING- ​Cast iron cookware is usually available in either bare iron or enamel coating. For bare […]

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Aluminium Cookware – Guilty As Charged Or Biased Jury?

Aluminium cookware has a lot of upsides. It is a fantastic conductor of heat where the heat spreads evenly throughout the pan. In fact, the heat spreads more evenly as the thickness of the aluminium increases.Aluminium can also be anodized to harden its surface. Typically, hard anodized cookware is harder than steel​ and very durable. […]

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Titanium Cookware – Too Much Or Money Well Spent ?

Titanium cookwares have many pros and cons. While cookware made from titanium are not the first choice that come to peoples mind when choosing cookware or utensils, they do have qualities that should make them more attractive.The fact that they are expensive tends to deter a lot of individuals from buying this type of cookware. […]

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Managing Stainless Steel Cookware – A Friend With Benefits?

Stainless steel cookwares are a fantastic all-around general-purpose cookware. These cookwares tend to be low maintenance, durable, quite lightweight and easy to manage. Additionally, they do not corrode or tarnish, and they resist wearing due to their nonporous nature.Cleaning is easy due to the smooth surface of these vessels and they are dishwasher safe. Stainless steel is […]

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Choosing the Best Cookware Set – Why The Details Matter

Budding chefs and cooking enthusiasts know that you need the best cookware set to be able to do justice to a good recipe. Even moms and grandmothers would agree that their pans and stock pots can affect the quality and the flavor of the food they cook. Whether you are a passionate chef or a […]

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