David Siegel’s Skillet Porn

Skillets, frying pans, and crepe pans are so complex I needed a separate document to describe and show them. If you read my kitchenware porn page, I’m only interested in high-end products. There are lower-end products that perform as well but don’t last as long. I’ll discuss a few of those here. This is stovetop only — I will make another page for ovenware.

Skillets come in five cooking materials: stainless, carbon steel, nonstick, cast iron, and ceramic. Many professional chefs choose carbon steel because it’s lighter than cast iron and you can just buy them by the ten-pack. I…

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David Siegel

Provocateur, professional heretic, slayer of myths, speaker of truthiness to powerfulness, and defender of the Oxford comma.