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

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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....
Vintage skillets on a table.

Why use a cast iron skillet? Here are some great reasons.

Why use a cast iron skillet? Let us share with you why we love ours. Using a cast iron skillet may seem outdated these days with other options available such as stainless steel, ceramic and...
Four Japanese Tawashi brushes

Tawashi, how well does the Japanese brush clean cast iron?

Cleaning cast iron cookware with a traditional Tawashi scrubbing brush. A Tawashi is a traditional scrubbing brush used in Japan. The brush is made from natural plant fiber it's...
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, Why we use ours every day

Staub cast iron perfect everyday Staub makes some of the highest quality enameled cast iron cookware on the market. Yes, that's a bold statement but here's a quick reason...
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...
Lodge manufacturing Company skillet. In the cast-iron skillet are vegetables being cooked.

Lodge Manufacturing: Why is their cast-iron loved around the world?

 Lodge Manufacturing has made cast-iron cookware for over one hundred years. What makes them stand out as the world leader in cast-iron cookware? Have you made breakfast in a Lodge skillet? If you're like me...
Why is Le Creuset cookware so expensive? (In the picture of different Le Creuset ovens on a table).

Why buy Le Creuset, it’s expensive. Is it really worth it?

Why buy Le Creuset cookware? A common question "Why buy Le Creuset cookware?" The envy of foodies. Industry professionals to home cooks, they all seem love Le Creuset. However is it any good? Why is...
Black Staub grill pan on cherry red Staub trivet.

Why buy Staub cookware? This proud owner explains why.

Why buy Staub cookware? Staub may not be the first name that comes to mind for anyone looking for new cookware. However, Staub cookware has some of the most desirable products on the market.  They...

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