Category: Cast iron articles

Ken Weiss

Ken Weiss is a blogger and stay at home dad.He is the founder of the-cookingpot.com, a cooking blog for stay at home dads, that offers cookware reviews, easy recipes and tips on how to make money with a blog.

I love using the Emeril cast iron griddle grill to cook steak, chicken breasts and perfect hamburgers on the stove, to get those grill marks like in a restaurant, but I hate cleaning it. If you search the internet for methods how to clean a cast iron grill griddle, you will find that most methods include scrubbing […]

Ken Weiss

Ken Weiss is a blogger and stay at home dad.He is the founder of the-cookingpot.com, a cooking blog for stay at home dads, that offers cookware reviews, easy recipes and tips on how to make money with a blog.

Recently I was making caramelized onions in an enameled cast iron skillet, which left a stain on the bottom that would not come out, even after letting the skillet soak overnight in soapy water.  After letting the skillet soak, I tried to remove the remnants of onion and balsamic vinegar with a soapy sponge in hot water, […]

Ken Weiss

Ken Weiss is a blogger and stay at home dad.He is the founder of the-cookingpot.com, a cooking blog for stay at home dads, that offers cookware reviews, easy recipes and tips on how to make money with a blog.

If you are interested in purchasing cast iron cookware, but can’t decide on enameled Cast Iron or Seasoned Cast Iron – and which should you buy, then you have come to the right place. Cast iron cookware has been around for thousands of years, and today there are basically three types of cast iron cookware – […]

Ken Weiss

Ken Weiss is a blogger and stay at home dad.He is the founder of the-cookingpot.com, a cooking blog for stay at home dads, that offers cookware reviews, easy recipes and tips on how to make money with a blog.

  An increasing number of Jews in America are keeping kosher kitchens today, as well as, millions of vegetarians and vegans, who don’t eat meat.  Using cast iron cookware in the home for people who have these dietary restrictions is a problem, since many cast iron skillets, pans or pots are pre-seasoned in the factory with […]

Ken Weiss

Ken Weiss is a blogger and stay at home dad.He is the founder of the-cookingpot.com, a cooking blog for stay at home dads, that offers cookware reviews, easy recipes and tips on how to make money with a blog.

Three Ways To Season a Cast Iron Skillet   One of the biggest complaints people who use cast iron skillets have is knowing how to season a cast iron skillet.  Seasoning bakes in a layer of fat into the cast iron, that gives your cast iron a non-stick surface that will prevent food from sticking, and will make clean up […]