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Sharpening Our Knives

About once a year, I pull out my knife sharpening kit to sharpen the kitchen knives. This year, I managed to do it in January, rather than March, when I generally get around to it. My main task, in a … Continue reading

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It’s Important to Preheat Your Cast Iron

There’s a common myth about cast iron cookware. It’s so pernicious, I’ve endorsed and spread it myself: “cast iron cookware heats evenly.” That’s simply not true. Not just simply—demonstrably. So much so, that I have observed the falsehood of this … Continue reading

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