Find great skillet recipes, advice on how to season and use your skillet, and suggestions on which brands to buy, all from the knowledgeable Chowhound community.


by onefineleo 11 years ago

I love mine......have loved them since 1973 when I got them as a gift. They have served me well for all of these man...


medlar commented 18 hours ago

Kitchenaid 7-Ply Stainless - OEM Demeyere Atlantis - Feedback

by westes 9 months ago

It appears that Kitchenaid did a deal with Demeyere in 2013 and licensed a version of the Demeyere Atlantis product l...


VFish commented 7 days ago

Skillet for heat abusive elderly mother

by Sid Post 4 months ago

My mother is well past social security age and her cooking prowess is declining for various reasons. She put in a ...


VFish commented 7 days ago

What to do with Saladmaster cookware?

by ipsedixit 7 years ago

Yes, I know this thing is a total scam. But a very kind soul gave me a Saladmaster skillet (with a cover) for Xmas...

kaleokahu commented 18 days ago

Smaller sized frying pans - what are they good for?

by CHSeifert 5 months ago

I own a number of frying pans in different materials - PLY, Carbon Steel, ECI Cast Iron and Non Stick Aluminium. Yet...


MudDuck commented 26 days ago

Should I season my new Le Creuset cast iron skillet and grill pan?

by sagestrat 11 years ago

I know I've always seasoned my regular cast iron pans, but should I also season my new Le Creuset cast iron skillet a...


MeMe2727 commented 2 months ago

The Best Non-stick Skillet Coating Ever (Teflon Silverstone Select)... and a conspiracy theory.

by J_Rean 2 years ago

There are many discussions on Chowhound searching for the best top-end nonstick skillet. I'm here to tell you that m...


Whatever79 commented 3 months ago

Advice: Cooking Tools for one who has next to none

by pucelle 5 months ago

I had planned to slowly build my kitchen collection over the years but after 31 moves over the last 10 years that did...

drrayeye commented 3 months ago

Zepter cookware: why?

by sharmilad 6 years ago

I was gifted a Zepter pan by my in-laws who are health conscious -- this line is supposed to enable one to cook witho...


soso commented 4 months ago

Building cookware collection

by rp17 4 months ago

I have another post specifically about saucepans vs sauciers, but wanted to get feedback this time about my entire co...


rp17 commented 4 months ago

The Field Skillet Reviews?

by BobChow 1 year ago

I am looking at the Field Cast Iron Skillet by the Field Company as seen on Kickstarter. Does anyone have experience...


BobChow commented 4 months ago

Is All-Clad nonstick a waste of money?

by soniabegonia 8 years ago

It's time to replace my trusty Kitchenaid 10" nonstick (hard-anodized aluminum) skillet. I got it some 3-4 years ago...


4Sandy commented 4 months ago

Scanpan: To sear or not to sear

by DTats0311 9 months ago

OK my friends, I've been reading a lot on here that people don't believe in using Non-stick for searing, to stick wit...

Angelus2013 commented 4 months ago

oval skillets?

by zeitgeist09 6 years ago

So long story short(ish) - went to the inlaws' place two weekends ago, and they had an awesome oval skillet. It was s...


rmhardyjr commented 5 months ago

Borough Furnace Braising Skillet

by yeldogt 10 months ago

Anybody have one? I happen to have one of the original skillets from a couple of years ago -- we use it often. I c...


NikolaiB commented 5 months ago

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

by CHSeifert 5 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...

Highest oven temp that's safe for cast iron skillet?

by ipsedixit 9 years ago

What's the highest oven temp that a cast iron skillet can be used at without damage? I read somewhere that the max...


zackly commented 6 months ago

Whether/why use electric skillet

by bananna slug 10 years ago

My wife and I were just given what appears to be a good electric skillet. 12" with non-stick surface and lid with ve...


almers commented 8 months ago

Blu Skillet Ironware?

by eight_inch_pestle 3 years ago

Anyone tried this line yet? Saw them at the farmers' market the other day. Beautiful stuff, but don't see many review...


wabi commented 8 months ago

How old is my cast iron skillet?

by FScarrie 7 years ago

Got this 10 inch skillet at an antique store in Leavenworth, KS about 5 years ago. It was pretty rusty when I got it,...


goldhuntermike commented 8 months ago