How to Use a Wok for Healthy Cooking

An electric wok at Amazon.com

For the price of an electric wok, you get convenience and a healthy meal.

Most home cooks own a wok and for those that don’t, woks are easy and inexpensive to purchase. But did you know woks can be used for healthy cooking? Have you ever wondered how to use a wok at home for healthier meals?

Fast, easy, fresh and mouth-watering meals can be completed in a few minutes using a wok. This centuries-old method of stir-frying meats, poultry, fish and vegetables can be a healthier way to cook if you limit the sodium, fats and oils. Continue reading

How To Keep Your Induction Cooktop Looking Like New

cooktop cleanerEverything is perfect when you get a shiny new induction cooktop. The surface is unmarked, the induction burners heat up your food so quickly it’s like magic and you’re proud of your new purchase. Then, out of the blue, the unexpected happens. A pot boils over. Disaster strikes, panic sets in and you know your beautiful new cooktop is ruined. Not so. Find out how to keep your cooktop cleaner. Continue reading

What Is Induction Cooking?

what is induction cooking

Everyone wants to know about induction cooking. It’s high tech, it looks good and it’s very efficient.

I am assuming you’re like me before I bought my first induction cooktop. I wanted to know what it was and how is worked but I didn’t need enough detail to actually go and build my own!  If you’re a scientist or an engineer and you’re fascinated by induction at a deeper level, this article is probably not for you.

On the other hand, if you’re thinking about remodelling your kitchen and you’ve never owned an induction cooktop before, please read on. Continue reading