Carbon Steel

Shopping for carbon steel cookware? Get expert advice from Chowhounds on everything from knives and frying pans.

Carbon Steel pan problem

by aepfamily 6 days ago

I just bought my first carbon steel pan. Followed the manufacturers instructions using potatoe peels, salt, and oil. ...


aepfamily commented 16 hours ago

Carbon Steel Problem

by gerhardw 8 days ago

About a month ago I got a small carbon steel pan. I've been cooking eggs in the every day and occasionally have tried...


gerhardw commented 7 days ago

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Mauviel pan - burned wax

by fubar 16 days ago

Hi! I've just bought my first mauviel pans, and eagerly started to follow the instructions comming with the pan... ...

8-inch "Non-Stick" Frying Pan

by kimhagner 4 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 17 days ago

Solidteknics Aus-Ion Satin Finish

by Libranflight 11 months ago

I had won one of their satin finish 30cm woks and it just arrived about 2 hours ago - WOW!!!! In the oven to start s...


justin89k commented 18 days ago

Carbon Steel Seasoning Smoke Point

by maybecarbonsteelisnotforme 2 months ago

If seasoning on the burner, do I remove the pan from the heat the moment it starts smoking or do I let it smoke?

BeeRich commented 2 months ago

Messed up my de Buyer

by iksopicso 8 months ago

Hi, I think I messed up my carbon steel pan. I've tried to seasoning it, but I used too much oil so it went uneven. ...


djworland commented 3 months ago

Carbon Steel pans - do I really need mine?

by CHSeifert 4 months ago

So I invested in 3 amazing De Buyer Mineral B carbon steel pans, 32 cm, 28 cm and 24 cm. They are all seasoned now a...


alexrander commented 3 months ago

The best pan for searing steaks/meat?

by CHSeifert 5 months ago

I raise this question, because I'm curious. What pan, in your experience, is the best pan for searing a steak/meat...

CHSeifert commented 3 months ago

Reseason De Buyer Carbon Steel pan completely or is it ok?

by superr 2 years ago

Hi everybody. I bought a De Buyer Carbon Steel skillet a few months back and seasoned it up nicely (or so I thought.....


WildanessDude commented 5 months ago

Seasoning a Carbon Steel Pan (De Buyer)

by DTats0311 12 months ago

Guys I'm obviously doing something wrong. I followed the instructions that De Buyer gave me... Didn't work. Then I di...


jawnn commented 7 months ago

Season to Sear

by DTats0311 11 months ago

I made a beautiful Fillet Mignon last night. Seasoned with salt and pepper and once seared, I threw In Garlic, butter...


MolonLabe762 commented 7 months ago

Carbon Steel Pan - How do you remove seasoning and start from scratch to remove old seasoning and starting anew?

by wendygr 7 months ago

Okay I have tried to season and reseason an carbon steel Pan. Think I didn't get all old wax off when new. However ...


wendygr commented 7 months ago

Must I trade my cast iron wok for carbon steel?

by CathleenH 5 years ago

Hello all, I have a cast iron wok. It is not a light Chinese model, but a huge, heavy flat-bottomed model. I ch...


BStat commented 7 months ago

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Carbon steel pan perfection? De Buyer Mineral B...

by CHSeifert 7 months ago

So I was dumping the idea of a carbon steel frying pan/skillet as it has to be seasoned to work well and can't be was...

Did I mess up seasoning my carbon steel pan?

by paullu 9 months ago

Just got done with round two of putting it in the oven at 500 for an hour, and when I took it out, it had some splotc...


alexrander commented 9 months ago

Need help with seasoning new wok -- tough plasticy coating?

by slopfrog 7 years ago

I've been having a hard time finding a carbon steel wok, but I got one at a discount store the other day. It's the J...


landingway commented 9 months ago

How to choose a carbon steel pan?

by SeaKoz 5 years ago

Hi Folks, I see lots of threads here about specific carbon steel pan brands but I'm wondering what I should look f...

DuffyH commented 9 months ago

Carbon steel seasoning keeps coming off

by avenka 2 years ago

My carbon steel pan seasoning keeps coming off like cheap paint. I've tried the method at the Vollrath video at this ...


MucousMembrane commented 9 months ago

De Buyer Mineral B Carbon steel 28cm pan tips ?

by CHSeifert 9 months ago

I just bought this pan for my father. Problem is he cooks bacon eggs and a tomato each day. I understand acids wi...

CHSeifert commented 9 months ago