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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 2 days 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 1 month ago

Aluminum free cookware (stainless steel)

by cookiegirlnyc 8 years ago

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


breebird commented 2 months ago

Governor's Table Select pots- aluminium or stainless steel?

by MelissaBo 3 years ago

I have a set of Governor's Table Select pots that I received as a wedding gift in 1999. Lately I'm paying more attent...


shelley_11 commented 2 months ago

How to Remove Aluminum from Bottom of Oven

by Entore 5 years ago

I lined the bottom of my oven with aluminum foil with the intention of catching drips etc.. to make clean-up easier. ...


modwestfella12 commented 4 months ago

Need 'professional help', should I keep this set or get something else?!

by Nikolas4129 12 months ago

Hello gang, I'll try to keep this as concise but detailed as necessary. I'm an engineer by trade, slight ocd lol, an...


ladykemma2 commented 4 months ago

Is this pot stainless steel or aluminum?

by junebug03 4 months ago

I have a set of (likely cheapo) pots that my parents bought me years ago. I've used them for years thinking they wer...


junebug03 commented 4 months ago

Doughmakers Muffin Tin

by Libranflight 5 months ago Just sharing some info I found, for fans of Doughmakers bakeware. They used ...


Libranflight commented 5 months ago

Tips on using disposable chafing dish

by Beetlekat 12 years ago

I just purchased a disposable chafing dish at a party store. I plan to use it for a party we are having this weekend...


ccatkinson commented 5 months ago

Coating for aluminum cookware

by jzohn001 5 months ago

I am interested in having an aluminum pressure cooker coated with some type of food grade coating. Given that this is...

kaleokahu commented 5 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 5 months ago

Needed: Earthshattering Valentine's Recipe for Heart Pan

by Libranflight 5 months ago

I have this heart pan, that holds about 4 cups of ingredients. This leaves a little bit of expansion room before it ...

queenscook commented 5 months ago

Pizza Dough Retarding Pans

by Libranflight 5 months ago

I went to a local baking supply company for the 1st time, really neat place, but I saw these 48 oz aluminum pizza dou...


Libranflight commented 5 months ago

Baking Steel Griddle

by Libranflight 5 months ago

I recently purchased the 18" x 14" x 3/8" baking steel reversible griddle on eBay for $150 otd. On the baking steel ...


Chazzz commented 5 months ago

My new aluminum pan

by nickybotz 7 months ago

Hi everyone first time post here and need some tips. I'm definitely a novice cooker lol wouldn't even call myself a c...


alexrander commented 6 months ago

Aluminum pan only ovenproof to 450?!

by OrangeBlossom76 7 months ago

Hi all. I got a few sets of aluminum sheet pans for Christmas. More than I need and I'm going to return some. One s...


Chazzz commented 7 months ago

High Heat - Warp Resistence - SS vs. Alum

by chefwong 7 months ago

This is not really on my radar...but for the wiki or not, most roasting sheets (in my case 3/4) and generally alum. h...


chefwong commented 7 months ago

Seasoning disaster with aluminum

by SkipII 10 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...


alexrander commented 7 months ago

The Lemme List

by HabaneroLady 1 year ago

I picked up a copy of "Consider the Fork" by Bee Wilson recently. In chapter 1 she mentions an American engineer nam...


housecrockery commented 7 months ago

Safe Use of Vintage Aluminum Cookware

by JTPhilly 3 years ago

I have seen so many conflicting thoughts on this - from people who think food merely touching aluminum is too risky t...

kaleokahu commented 10 months ago