Published at Thursday, October 25th 2018, 00:56:12 AM by Nathan Tremblay. Cutlery & Kitchen Knives. Whether you purchase the best kitchen knives money can buy or the cheapest knife set you can find, you have to consider how you are going to store your knives. Storing your knives properly is important for safety and for preventing dulling and damage to your knives. This article contains information and tips on how to store kitchen knives.
Published at Thursday, October 25th 2018, 00:15:38 AM by Mathieu Auger. Cutlery & Kitchen Knives. To sharpen your knives, contact your retailer where you purchased them from and they will give you the details of the manufacturer or distributor and they can be professionally sharpened. Do not attempt to sharpen your ceramic knives at home with a steel, manual or electric knife sharpener, this will damage the blade and invalidate any warranty on your ceramic knives.
Published at Thursday, November 01st 2018, 23:44:33 PM 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 Friday, October 19th 2018, 21:43:15 PM. Cookware By Mathieu Auger. If you are looking for new cookware for your household use, there are many types available and in many different price ranges. You can buy individual pieces or a complete cookware set for your specific needs. Choosing a cookware set usually saves you money and a set ensures that all the pieces you have will match in quality, appearance and use. But which cookware set should you choose? Read these cookware set reviews to see which may be best suited to your needs:
Published at Friday, October 19th 2018, 21:43:12 PM. Cookware By Fabien Masse. 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, 11:20:00 AM. Cookware By Hector Bethune. Stainless steel cookware is healthy cookware. This is one of the main reasons people like this cookware. It also cleans up well and can look good for many years to come. Stainless steel cookware is also safe cookware to use.
Published at Friday, October 19th 2018, 11:18:04 AM. Cookware By Hector Bethune. Copper's ability to conduct heat is difficult to beat. It can react to flame adjustments almost instantaneously. It is because of this precision that is why it is preferred by professional chefs. The ability to control heat with precise timing is very important in gourmet or restaurant cooking. Copper is also very pleasing to eyes, it's aesthetic properties makes a wonderful display in one's kitchen.
Published at Friday, October 19th 2018, 11:17:25 AM. Cookware By Fanny Jauffret. Which kind of pots and pans do you need? - For a few people a skillet and a saucepan would be adequate for them, but for others like me, I need a lot of pots and pans. My advice has always been to start small. Cookware is one thing that really shouldn't be skimped on: cheap pots and pans are simply not worth it. That doesn't really mean you need to invest a lot of your funds, though; you could find great deals on good cookware at retailers like Amazon, Cooking.com or even at a garage sale.
Published at Friday, October 19th 2018, 11:14:26 AM. Cookware By Mathieu Auger. To begin with, you would like to be certain of the warmth conductivity of the cookware. Other cookware's have smart heat conductivity compared to some. Therefore you've got to understand the difference among brands and kinds. Copper have higher heat conductivity compared to stainless steel. If you have a cookware with smart heat conductivity, you're definite that your food will be uniformly cooked. When you switch the heat maximum or minimum, copper-made cookware can react quickly to the temperature modification compared to stainless steel.
Published at Friday, October 19th 2018, 11:12:00 AM. Cookware By Nathan Tremblay. The Calphalon cookware is created from a process invented by NASA to create anodized aluminum cookware, which has the advantage of being very hard and smooth, naturally resistant to corrosion, and being non-stick as well. The first cookware products were created for professional chefs, but later the Calphalon products were brought to the consumer market.