Cooking with aluminum? Share your views on the best aluminum cookware, how to care for it, and where to buy it.

Feedback on your new Fissler/Paderno/Silga

by damiano 3 days ago

A few of us here have recently jumped on deals on Fissler original profi, Paderno 1100 Grand Gourmet, and/or Silga Te...


damiano commented 6 minutes ago

No Knead Bread Vessels

by Libranflight 1 month ago

Like many, I got an ECI dutch oven because of the "no-knead bread" craze. I then heard why EH may or may not be bett...


Nannybakes commented 13 days ago

8-inch "Non-Stick" Frying Pan

by kimhagner 3 months ago

Hey Chowhound, I'm looking for an 8-inch "non-stick" frying pan to make eggs, pancakes, and those kinds of things....

Angelus2013 commented 13 days ago

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BKF turned aluminum baking sheet dull - is the sheet still safe to use?

by Tabasco9 2 months ago

Used Barkeeper's Friend on Nordic Ware natural aluminum baking sheet. Dark grey color started coming off (I was clean...

Bare Aluminum Cookware

by Libranflight 2 months ago

What is the best thing to cook in bare aluminum? What is the worst, grated potatoes? Does it warp easy, and do I ge...


Libranflight commented 2 months ago

Aluminum or cast iron pizza pan?

by nuraman00 1 year ago

I was reading and comparing different pizza pans. One thing I liked about aluminum was that it was available in la...


nuraman00 commented 2 months ago

2017 Fall Cookware Deals

by Libranflight 4 months ago

Okay, seeing if I can start a new post for Fall now.... Not a deal, but kim chi lovers take note, I made kimchi fo...

Newlyn_Tinning commented 2 months ago

Mauviel M'pure Aluminum Cookwares

by goodthyme 5 years ago

Anyone has any experience or opinion on this line of cookware from Mauviel? Spent and hour scouring the web but seems...


Libranflight commented 2 months ago

Tramontina Deep Fryer: Anyone Tried This?

by Libranflight 3 months ago

Anyone used this? It seems very versatile and inexpensive, and somehow has rivets on the outside, but not on the ins...


Libranflight commented 3 months ago

Like Falk, But Aluminum

by Rav_Mukhshar 5 months ago

I'm looking for saucepans and a stockpot made like Falk, only in aluminum instead of copper for operations where heat...


Libranflight commented 3 months ago

Questions About Hard Anodized Aluminum Cookware

by Sam D. 8 years ago

I just purchased a 12" hard anodized aluminum saute pan. I have never used this type of cookware before and it came w...


tinkers0413 commented 3 months ago

Seasoning disaster with aluminum

by SkipII 11 years ago

I think I've read every post on the web to make sure I was up-to-date on the convetional wisdom on seasoning an alumi...


HRSUPERSTAR commented 3 months ago

English Muffins - Recipe, Technique and Preferred Supplies

by Libranflight 4 months ago

For those wanting to make English muffins, I have found that the easy-to-find stainless steel rings stick to my muffi...


damiano commented 3 months ago

Guardian Service triangle pots, anyone?

by jebaker 10 years ago

My mother recieved a set of 3 Guardian Service triangle pots for her birthday from her brother. The gift was recieved...

kaleokahu commented 4 months ago

Are cast aluminum pots still produced anywhere?

by Vexorg 11 years ago

My parents have had a large (I believe 5 quart dutch oven) cast aluminum pot (Club Aluminum Classic) that has seen cl...


foodiegeek commented 5 months ago

nonstick surfaces: ceramic or anodized aluminum?

by bellywizard 10 years ago

So I'm considering buying a new frying pan or two. I'd like to get away from Teflon. The two best options for nonst...


gjcaudera commented 5 months ago

Gray residue on aluminum sheet pans, pots, saute pans and garlic press

by bucksguy14 8 years ago

I hand wash all of my aluminum pots, pans, and utensils, using Dawn dish detergent. I've never put any of them in the...


dvsb1234 commented 5 months ago

Cleaning vintage aluminum cookware?

by Sirrith 1 year ago

Hi all, I just bought a vintage French croque monsieur iron made from cast aluminium. As it's a used item, it has som...


TheMeadowbrookPeddler commented 6 months ago

What's the grey residue on my new aluminum muffin pan?

by syb 7 years ago

I just bought an aluminum covered steel muffin pan made by Chicago Metallic. As I was greasing the tray with melted b...


Tomlee commented 7 months ago

Aluminum free cookware (stainless steel)

by cookiegirlnyc 9 years ago

Hi everyone-first time poster, but long time lurker here! Can anyone help me find aluminum free cookware?? I own ...


breebird commented 8 months ago