Cookware guides

| No TrackBacks


In my search for decent cookware I found it difficult to figure out what was good & bad and thus also to decide what to buy. Searching for cookware FAQs I found a really nice guide written by Hormel, the producers of that fine meat product known as SPAM. :)

I eventually settled on a stainless steel set with a 5mm aluminium base for ease of use & care. Aluminium itself isn't a great material for cookware coz it apparently leads to Alzheimers but in most stainless steel cookware its used solely as a conduction material to distribute heat evenly across the base and is fully enclosed so its ok. Non-stick teflon coatings suck ass as you have to be oh-so-careful not to scratch them. There are alternatives on the non-stick front though. Scanpan use some ceramic-titanium coating, and they make some well weighted frypans ... gonna pick one up at the next sale.

No TrackBacks

TrackBack URL: http://moot.mooh.org/mt-tb.cgi/15

OpenID accepted here Learn more about OpenID


About this Entry

This page contains a single entry by goosmurf published on February 12, 2006 10:29 PM.

Virtual Swear Jar was the previous entry in this blog.

Less is more is the next entry in this blog.

Find recent content on the main index or look in the archives to find all content.