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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 11 months ago

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


ar1338 commented 9 days ago

Safe Use of Vintage Aluminum Cookware

by JTPhilly 5 years ago

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


Angelus2013 commented 2 months ago

Panasonic KY-MK3500 Induction Hob that accepts aluminum and copper Pots and Pans

by drrayeye 3 months ago

high energy--IR temperature control--takes all metals: Buy one at A...


Angelus2013 commented 2 months ago

Zwilling Prime

by am47 9 months ago

I'm curious whether anyone here has experience with Zwilling Prime cookware. All the pieces apart from skillets appea...


am47 commented 3 months ago

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

by syb 8 years ago

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


Jo71 commented 3 months ago

Put the lid on while hot?

by susanrdrgz 4 months ago

I used a Nordic Ware aluminum covered cake pan (aluminum lid) to make my baked beans in because I wanted to do them i...


susanrdrgz commented 4 months ago

Baking sheet/tray recommendation

by JohnLearnsToCook 4 months ago

I've been trying to find some really good 1/2 sheet baking sheets/trays (45cm x 33 cm or 18 inch x 13 inch), without ...


am47 commented 4 months ago

Bare Aluminum Cookware

by Libranflight 1 year 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...


kgrey commented 4 months ago

Is it only aluminum wrapped baked potatoes that are at risk for botulism?

by OctoberOrchid 4 months ago

Last night I baked a bunch of potatoes, some white and some sweet, and I left them in the oven over night. They were ...


OctoberOrchid commented 4 months ago

Salad Bar Idea

by WINDELLA 5 months ago

I was thinking of using the colored chafing steam pans for a salad bar. I will add ice water instead of hot water. I...


acgold7 commented 5 months ago

Tramontina Deep Fryer: Anyone Tried This?

by Libranflight 1 year ago

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


Libranflight commented 5 months ago

The Point Two Five Skillet - Any Owners

by mobiledynamics 6 months ago

In light of the recent Non Stick thread, this has revisited my ponderings on the NS in my kitchen foray (2 sized ski...


mobiledynamics commented 5 months ago

Guardian Service triangle pots, anyone?

by jebaker 11 years ago

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


Nannybakes commented 7 months ago

Cast iron/carbon steel skillet with aluminium/copper base

by rbt92 8 months ago

Hi folks, I'm in the process of buying a new skillet and came across an idea: cast iron and carbon steel can be se...


joethesmith commented 8 months ago

No Knead Bread Vessels

by Libranflight 1 year 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...


MacGuffin commented 8 months ago

Copper—Aluminum equivalents

by cameronreddy 9 months ago

Decided to make a little cheat sheet to get in my head the aluminum equivalents to copper thicknesses. This is based ...


alexrander commented 9 months ago

Help me ID this pan type/brand

by lcerva 10 months ago

Hey guys, I follow this restaurant on instagram. And they happen to show this saucier they use to reduce sauces for...


lcerva commented 9 months ago

CLUB aluminum pot--how to clean blackened exterior?

by erica 7 years ago

I just bought a Club aluminum dutch oven for $2 at a yard sale. The price was so cheap probably because the exterior...


pittsburgh4pillows commented 10 months ago

Are cast aluminum pots still produced anywhere?

by Vexorg 12 years ago

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


marthabud commented 10 months ago

Demeyere Apollo Oval Pot - Opinions?

by Politiceaux 11 months ago

All, I'm considering buying one of these. I have an Atlantis 5.5 qt casserole and a 7.2 liter Fissler rondeau en rou...


randallhank commented 11 months ago