Sidney Hollowware skillet showing the logo on the base.

Vintage cast iron: All about the history of the Sidney Hollow Ware Co.

The History of Sidney Hollow Ware Co. How those lovely Sidney skillets came to be. If your lucky enough to have a piece of vintage cast iron made by the Sidney Hollow Ware Co. then...
Sidney Hollowware Cast iron skillet.

Vintage cast iron. How to identify Sidney Hollowware cast iron.

How to identify Sidney Hollowware Cast iron. Sidney Hollowware Co, has to be one of my favourite companies that made cast-iron cookware. The cookware made by Sidney Hollowware Co, tends to have very few molding imperfections,...
Griswold cast iron

Griswold cast iron | Learn about the Griswold Manufacturing Co.,

Griswold cast iron cookware does it deserve the hype? Sure Griswold cast iron is silky smooth which vintage cast iron enthusiasts love but other foundries had slick cooking surfaces too. So what makes Griswold so...
My No9 Favorite Piqua Ware skillet on a induction heater.

Favorite Piqua Ware: Favorite Stove and Range Co. vintage cast iron.

Vintage cast iron called Favorite Piqua Ware.  Have you come across Favorite Piqua Ware cast iron at a garage sale? They have an ultra smooth cooking surface and thiner than modern made cast iron.  If...

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