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Need help identifying my japanese knife

by kono 25 days ago

I had gotten this knife from my grandmother before she died, and I know she brought it back from Japan before I was born, so it's very dear to me, and I would appreciate any help that I can get, th...

What is this chinese veg., and how to cook it?

by Howard_2 3 months ago

At the Asian market I bought a green vegetable that I thought was labelled Chinese spinach (though I wouldn't swear to it). It had comparatively tough stalks--long, thin, but tough, almost woody--...

What’re these tools?

by justbeingpolite 4 months ago

We think they’re kitchen tool. They were in a kitchen drawer when the house was moved into ten years ago. They’ve just sat there. Raspy ends like files but hookier ( like metal Velcro).

What is this kitchen tool?

by ChervilGeorge 3 years ago

Any idea what this little guy is used for? I would guess that it's some kind of coring tool. Both sides are slightly sharp. Not enough to cut your fingers with. There is no serration. I guesse...

Anyone know what this is?

by CygnusX1 4 months ago

Trying to identify this for a friend. I feel like I should know what it is, but it's escaping me.

Does anyone know what this is?

by sleef 4 months ago

Hi - we found this cleaning out a relative's kitchen cupboard and don't know what it is. It looks like an attachment of some sort, but we couldn't find any other pieces. Does anyone recognize this?

What May Be The Use Here?

by JosephInOhio 5 months ago

OK so I was at a thrift shop and price tags in white were 50% off... so for the princely sum of exactly 1 dollar I picked up this little thing, gadget I don’t know… It is stamped “Japan” but I...

Need help identifying hammered copper pots with brass rooster finial and turned molded cast iron handles

by roosterfinial 10 years ago

I just purchased some rather unique hammered copper pots on Ebay. The largest is a 1.25" high and 8" wide with a turned cast iron handle (at first glance it appeared to be the traditional wood...

Help identify this

by mmaamazon 10 months ago

Anyone know what this is a friend bought it second hand and no one has been able to identify it.

Help me identify this toasting flute!

by lindsayvh 10 months ago

Hi everyone! I'm hoping that someone might be able to help me identify the toasting flutes my husband and I were gifted at our wedding in 2015. The person who gave these to us I believe received...

Milk fudge? Dulce de leche fudge?

by leeandtom 11 months ago

What is that dulce de leche type hard stick that you get at Latin American supermarkets? and can I make empanadas with it? when you bite it it's like fudge that has crystallized.

Unknown Kitchen Tool

by bilagaana 10 months ago

I found this in among other kitchen utensils when cleaning out my parents' home. The disk on the end is solid steel and weighty. There is a label reading "rowoco" on the handle, so I am fairly cert...

Identifying Unknown Vegetable From Pantry + Additional Concerns

by mattpilling1987 12 months ago

Can anyone tell me what this is and how I cook it? Moreover, can I fry sliced potatoes in a frying pan to make potato chips? Thank you!

Help identifying knife

by ThatSharpeningGuy 4 years ago

I have a customer looking for this particular style knife and am not able to find one anywhere. He is middle eastern and they use it to mince meat by hand in place of a meat grinder. Any ideas?? ...

What is this utensil?

by septocaine_queen 8 years ago

My MIL found this in her kitchen. It kind of reminds me of something you would use to eat crab with but I have no clue what the serrrated edges would be used for.

Help identifying cookware (& whether I may continue using them to cook)

by onefemalecanuck 2 years ago

Hi everyone, Very pleased to have found you. I recently purchased these beautiful three pieces from an antique shop. The only information available on them is that they are stamped 'Made in ...

Help me identify tiny beans and chiles purchased in Yucatan!

by cathyeats 8 years ago

I was in Valladolid, and went to the Mercato Municipale. Many vendors were selling these tiny little red beans, maybe 1/8" x 1/16". Seriously small, more like a seed than a bean. I bought a bag, pl...

What kind of pan is this?

by _CLL 1 year ago

I bought this pan at an estate sale. At first I thought it was a crepe pan, then I thought it was an omelette pan. Now I am not sure which it is (or perhaps it is something else entirely). I think ...