Executive summary about Cookware by bransonseb
If you want to get the best cookware made of cast iron then there are two kinds of cast iron cookware made that you can consider bare cast iron and enamel cast iron cookware. People today prefer to use enamel cast iron cookware for cooking and leave their bare cast-iron to age transform (eventually) into antique cast iron cookware.
Enamel Cast iron cookware doesn't rust as easily as bare cast iron cookware does, and is easier to clean. There are those who also believe that enamel cast iron cookware is healthier than bare-cast iron. Enamel cast iron cookware is basically bare-cast iron cookware with a protective glaze of vitreous enamel (also called porcelain enamel).
Many believe that enamel cast iron cookware can leech more iron into food than bare cast iron cookware. Soap and water will ruin cast iron cookware, turning it incurably rusty. It can't hurt to at least be familiar with seasoning cast iron cookware. At this stage, a little water is not going to harm the cast iron cookware. We might not know much about what a cast-iron cookware set in the past looked like if not for antique cast iron cookware collectors.
Professional Cookware for professional chefs
Executive summary about Professional Cookware by Michael Saville
The best cookware for you is a matter of personal choice. This article will give you impartial advice on the different types of cookware available.
A popular material for professional chefs is stainless steel cookware. This is popular due to the fact that stainless steel cookware is resistant to scratches and dents. It is important that aluminium cookware is coated or anodised to give it protection. Copper cookware is a strong preference for professional chefs for the simple reason of copper's ability to conduct heat evenly. Copper cookware is probably the most popular cookware used by chefs. On the downside, copper cookware suffers from similar problems to aluminium cookware in that it scratches easily and food tends to stick to the bottom and sides.
Cast iron cookware is very resilient and can last a lifetime if looked after properly. Seasoning is achieved buy rubbing fat over the cookware. The process should be repeated several times until the cast iron cookware becomes black. This makes the cookware non stick. Glass cookware remains a popular favourite. Stubborn stains can be removed by leaving the cookware to soak in water.
You should avoid buying cheap cookware as the odds are it will not last long and will not perform as well as The Best Cookware