If you’d like to amp up your cooking skills, with more enjoyment making meals, having a few good knives on hand is essential. And a well-crafted, versatile chef’s knife is truly a must. A chef’s knife is the home cook’s equivalent of a Swiss Army knife – it’s ready and willing to perform any task it is given.
Cooking rice can be a daunting experience. Although it looks simple enough, any variety other than simple long grain will can give even an experienced home chef plenty of trouble. Use an appliance that was invented in Asia for the sole purpose of taming this challenging grain. Some models feature pressurized and induction cooking that…
This is Part II to the continuing saga of deciding which kitchen items will make the cut to be placed on my (and perhaps your) wedding registry. I’m hoping that YOU can take away some inspiration or get some ideas from this article to help you plan your registry list. To read part 1 (cookware) of this odyssey go here. Although…
A good roasting pan is a valuable investment and an essential piece of kitchenware for anyone who takes their cooking seriously. They need to be sturdy and strong, and distribute heat well, as well as being versatile enough so that they can be used more than once a year. Read our in-depth guide now.
Looking to replace your cookware set with an upgrade? Getting ready to move and need a replacement set? Check out our guide and let us help you find the best for your home.
Are you considering investing in a beautiful Japanese kitchen knife, but not sure which style will suit your needs? Join us as we explore the many specialized knives available, and their specific functions. We’ve also covered the super steels used in their construction, how the blades are composed for their storied sharpness, handles and grind, sharpening techniques, and also touch on how their stunning appearances are achieved!
With the arrival of nice weather, our minds naturally turn to outdoor grilling. It’s fun, easy, and economical. But if your old BBQ isn’t up to snuff, you’ll be stuck in a hot kitchen instead of playing outside. The good news is, we’ve reviewed six of the best gas grills on the market for you – in all price ranges. Plus, we cover other topics including liquid propane and natural gas, infrared grilling, and calculating heat flux, so you can enjoy an outstanding grilling season!
The stockpot is a multifunctional vessel that can handle large-capacity recipes for stock making, soups, chili, stews, beer brewing, and much more. Oven-safe models can also be used as a Dutch oven, making them ideal for one-pot meals. But with so many sizes and styles to choose from, how do you decide what’s best for your needs? Glad you asked! Because we’ve got all the info you’ll need to make an informed choice. From fully-clad to disk bottom to copper, we’ve covered them all and give our top recommendation.
Are you looking for the best spice rack? One that will keep you organized? Foodal’s got you covered, with reviews of the best models. Once you discover how to efficiently organize your seasonings, you’ll find you enjoy cooking a lot more. Check out your options now.
With so many different prices and styles, choosing the best mandoline can be an overwhelming task. From safety to slicing variety, there are many needs to consider – but we’ve done the research so you don’t have to! Read more about our top picks for both basic and multi-use slicer models on Foodal now, to help determine which tool is right for you.