1st SS set - need help choosing cookware

by vanessa731 28 days ago

Hi there! This is my 1st post on this site. I am looking for help finding the right cookware pieces or set. I recently got rid of my Circulon anodized nonstick as it started burning off fumes that ...

New Wok

by mike0989 10 days ago

Now that I have a decent gas cooktop. I'm looking to get a new wok. Does anyone have any experience with the ones made by Craft Wok on Amazon. https://www.amazon.com/Craft-Wok-Traditional-Hamm...

e-wok store reliability ?

by oleaster 5 years ago

Based on reviews from this board, I ordered a wok from e-wok last month. I contacted e-wok last week when I still haven't received it and somehow the store did not have a record of my order. I made...

Carbon Steel Wok w/ Lid in Toronto

by JQ32 1 month ago

Looking to buy a carbon steel wok with a lid in Toronto. Any suggestions besides Tap Phong? I've seen carbon steel woks on Amazon for around $50 and a lid for around $20....but would be interested ...

Will I be able to properly season a Carbon Steel Wok?

by JQ32 1 month ago

Context: have an electric ceramic stove top. Looking to buy a Carbon Steel (CS) wok, specifically the model linked below. I've gone down the rabbit hole of researching how to properly season a CS w...

Wok - what kind do you prefer?

by CHSeifert 1 year ago

So I own the Mauviel M Cook wok and think it's fantastic. My GF owns a Tefal Non Stick wok, which she used 3-4 times a week and it's still going strong after 3-4 years now. All this talk about t...

Saute pan, Wok and tin wok suggestion needed

by gamma50g 5 months ago

Can anyone suggest a saute pan and a medium sized wok. I'm looking for something lighter than cast iron. I need the saute pan preferably to be nonstick (not TFal but seasonable if that's an option)...

Whirlpool wok ring for Samsung range

by PiperBob 2 months ago

I didn't want to pay $90 for Samsung's wok ring; the one Whirlpool sells for $25 works great. Just thought I'd share.

Wok on an Electric stove

by TomBenson 2 months ago

Anyone have any hints? I hesitate to go out and buy a flat bottomed wok but even with a ring my wok is hard to keep level while I am cooking.

Did I buy a bad wok or did I fail to season it?

by BCmonk 2 months ago

i got this carbon steel wok and today i tried to season it. after watching a lot of youtube videos. i decided to follow the tutorial of the "school of wok" channel. the instructions on my wok sa...

Wok still sticking?

by leeh88 2 years ago

Hello, I'm new to the forum and desperately need some advice, this question has probably been asked a 100 times in the past, and If so apologies in advance. I recently purchased a 14 inch uncoat...

Must I trade my cast iron wok for carbon steel?

by CathleenH 6 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 chose it in the hopes that its heat-storing capacity would help compensate for the...

One Way to Remove Coating From New Carbon Steel Woks

by ChefSlay313 4 months ago

Pay a Chinese restaurant to do it, watch the YouTube video of them doing it.

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

by slopfrog 8 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 Joyce Chen flat bottomed one. (Yes I know it's not authentic or very good, but i...

WOK SIZE - does it really matter?

by cstout 4 years ago

I have a 14 inch flat bottom wok from the Wok Shop & found that I am not using it so much since it is quite large for my glass cooktop. The wooden handle is so long, it seems like it sticks out a m...

Hand Hammered Woks Comparison: Williams Sonoma and Wokshop.

by Chemicalkinetics 7 years ago

We had a couple of posts regarding hand hammered woks, and I happened to have bought two recently: one from Williams Sonoma: http://www.williams-sonoma.com/products/hammered-14-inch-wok/?pkey=cwok...

Wok seasoning

by tobi419 6 months ago

I am not sure if i seasoned my wok well. The first time i did, the bottom inside of the work looked well seasoned. I decided to try and season it again to get the other sides darker as well. I thi...

2018 Stainless steel wok query!

by suznews 5 months ago

Hi. I've been poring over previous posts and responses and wanted to see if there are new options. I'm back from living in Hong Kong, now staying with Mom, and trying to stir fry in front of someon...

Wok seasoning

by arielleeve 6 months ago

Need help! We bought this Joyce Chen wok recently. Did the whole intense scrubbing to get the factory oil off — boiled water in it, scrubbed with steel wool, heated until it turned blue, then silve...

Unexpected uses for a Wok?

by travelerjjm 7 months ago

I love cooking with my carbon steel wok. Of course I use it for many Asian dishes. I also use it with the bamboo steamer for other steaming. Sometimes I use it for quick browning of veggies. I am i...