Vintage skillets on a table.

Why use a cast iron skillet? With fun alternative reasons.

Why use a cast iron skillet? Here's some lesser known reasons. Using a cast iron skillet may seem outdated these days with other options available such as stainless...
Evolution of cookware this is a close up picture of a Japanese cast iron pot. The pot has three small legs on the base. The pot also has a two large rings on the handles so it could be hung on a tripod.

Evolution of cookware. Learn the history and innovation of cookware

History of cookware, how has our cookware changed? Evolution of cookware, some things we don't give a second thought. Like how did our cookware evolve from stone and turtle’s...
Tomatoes cooking in cast iron. What are the benefits of enamel cast iron? Well you can cook acidic foods such as tomatoes.

Learn about the benefits of enameled cast iron cookware.

The compelling benefits of enameled cast iron cookware While traditional cast iron cookware is still the darling of many people’s kitchen. A growing number of home cooks and...
Which is the best enameled cast iron cookware?

Who makes the best enameled cast iron cookware? Let’s find out.

You’ve decided to purchase enameled cast iron – congratulations! If you haven’t used this type of cookware before, you’re about to fall in love with it. Enameled cast iron is a great...

Here’s why the Staub Cocotte is hot on the heels of Le Creuset

Staub has spent over 35 years perfecting a high end cast iron oven known as the Staub Cocotte. But is it any good? There's a good reason that enameled...
Teapot or kettle or teapot kettle whats the difference?

Japanese cast iron teapot vs kettle. What’s the difference?

If you enjoy a nice cup of tea, then you may have heard that using old-fashioned cast iron teapots and kettles is one way to make that perfect cuppa. In Japan many...
New Red Staub Dutch oven on a wooden table.

Staub cast iron cookware, (FAQ, benefits, recommendations)

Staub cast iron cookware sure looks good but it's designed for everyday use. Staub makes some of the highest quality enameled cast iron cookware on the market. Yes,...

How to use a cast iron teapot? (step by step guide)

Okay, you have a new cast iron teapot now what? Cast iron teapots are really easy to use but quite often manufactures don't include clear instructions on how to use their teapots....
Two Staub Dutch ovens. One Red the other is black. The knobs are made of brass and both are some of the best Dutch ovens you can buy

Is Staub Cookware Any Good? And Is It Worth The Price?

Staub cookware is some of the best cookware you'll ever use. But what makes Staub cookware is so good? And more importantly is it worth the extra cost? Staub cookware...
Large selection of cast iron teapots

How to use and care for cast iron teapots, (tips, benefits, restoration).

Do you start your morning with a nice hot cup of tea? Or maybe, you're like me and like to unwind and relax with a cuppa at the end of the day....

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