Published at Thursday, October 25th 2018, 01:38:06 AM by Hector Bethune. Cutlery & Kitchen Knives. Kyocera uses a zirconia ceramic material of high quality in its ceramic kitchen knife blades. This ensures long lasting extreme sharpness of your knives. Zirconia ceramic is also used for applications in aerospace the motor and medical industries.
Published at Friday, October 26th 2018, 00:23:02 AM by Mathieu Auger. Cutlery & Kitchen Knives. Generally steel is considered stainless if it contains at least 12% Chromium. The amount of Chromium is a debatable point some say 10.5% is enough for a steel to be stainless but when looking at most better quality stainless steels 12% - 14% seems to be the norm. That said Chromium is not the only element crucial to here. The quality of a kitchen knife varies considerably with the type of steel that the knife is made from. Many knives that are simply called stainless contain virtually no Carbon. Carbon is the element that allows steel to be hardened, hard steel will hold an edge better than soft steel thus providing better edge holding. Low Carbon Stainless typically has less than 0.03% Carbon, these tends to be used on inexpensive kitchen knives and other kitchen cutlery. They do not hold a very good edge and require frequent sharpening. Some telltale signs are highly shinny blades, often they are very thin and flexible knives, and commonly have serrated blades such as those seen on a bread knife.
Published at Wednesday, October 31st 2018, 06:38:43 AM by Mathieu Auger. Cutlery & Kitchen Knives. An in-drawer knife block is another option for storing knives in a drawer. Part drawer organizer and part knife block, drawer knife blocks are fitted with slots to hold knives of varying sizes and lie flat in a drawer. They provide protection and a way to store your knives out of site. The downsides are that they are not a very efficient use of drawer space and may not accommodate all of your knives. If you do not own a lot of knives and drawer space is not an issue, an in drawer knife block may be adequate.
Published at Friday, October 19th 2018, 22:48:36 PM. Cookware By Hector Bethune. Sometimes the Marts due in fact have very good deals on quality cookware products. This may not always follow the brand name rules that at first come to mind. Most brand name products have different product lines, and these lines usually are of different level of quality. The good news is if you buy brand name products, even the low cost lines, you will be getting a product that is normally much better quality that the better or the best of the non-brand name cookware. The brand name producers do not want you to associate their name with low-quality products. If this association happens you will not be a repeat buyer of that brand. If you go into a store or even a web site and the manufacturer's name is not readily seen or advertised, the buyer should be cautious. Manufacturers of quality products want the consumer to know their name.
Published at Friday, October 19th 2018, 22:48:32 PM. Cookware By Nathan Tremblay. Cookware is an essential commodity in any kitchen. From boiling milk to cooking your daily meal, you require cookware while performing a range of duties in your kitchen. The term "cookware" refers to any food containers used for preparing food in the kitchen. The class of cookware comprises a whole range of containers such as: saucepans, frying pans, cooking vessels, griddles, roasting pans, woks, etc.
Published at Friday, October 19th 2018, 22:20:53 PM. Cookware By Nathan Tremblay. The long stainless steel handles on the pans are riveted in place and are open at the ends to assure minimal heat transfer so they stay cool to the touch throughout cooking. The Farberware cookware is oven and broiler safe, up to 500° F and is also dishwasher safe for easy cleaning. It is suitable to use on all stove types, including solid burner plates, ceramic, gas, electric, halogen and induction. The Farberware Cookware can be obtained at quite reasonable prices. A 12 piece set can cost about $130.
Published at Friday, October 19th 2018, 22:20:48 PM. Cookware By Nathan Tremblay. Because of the necessity of cookware to women, companies have innovatively built cookware that will address this perennially basic need. One of the cookware brands is Rachael Ray cookware, which is designed to aid women in their daily kitchen activities.
Published at Friday, October 19th 2018, 22:20:43 PM. Cookware By Hector Bethune. The Calphalon cookware pans heat very quickly, so it is recommended to heat and cook on low to medium heat only to avoid food overcooking and burning. This line of cookware is contemporary in design, easy to clean, and varying-sized sets include frying pans, omelet pans, saucepans, saute pans and stockpots. Prices range from about $200 up to approximately $700.
Published at Friday, October 19th 2018, 22:20:40 PM. Cookware By Mathieu Auger. Stainless cookware is the most common but also the most friendly when it comes to price and qualities. It is popular for its good tensile strength, outstanding resistance to corrosion and non-reaction with alkaline and acidic materials like tomatoes and wine. Stainless steel pans make excellent sauces after sautéing the food. The only disadvantage is that stainless steel does not conduct heat well. It requires a solid aluminum or copper center to make it more responsive to heat. If you want your food to cook correctly, you need to get a high-quality heavy gauge stainless steel with aluminum sandwiched in-between. Stainless steel cookware is easy and simple to clean. You can wash it in a dishwasher and scrape with nylon pads.
Published at Friday, October 19th 2018, 22:20:36 PM. Cookware By Fanny Jauffret. They say that if created under the right conditions anodized aluminum can be as tough as a diamond. Does that make hard anodized aluminum cookware a real gem? In this cooks experience, definitely yes. Anyone who cooks everyday can be driven crazy worrying if they are using the right cooking tools, stirring their sauce often enough so it doesn't stick and burn, and whether they are moving the cuts of meat adequately in the saute pan so no one piece is in the hot spot for too long. If you cook you have been there. And what cook hasn't had the embarrassment of having guests spot little pieces of burnt sauce or even worse bits of the nonstick coating from their pan, staring at them from the top of your entree. It doesn't have to be this way. Many types of quality cookware can solve these problems but for the average home chef, hard anodized aluminum cookware is the cookware of choice.