How To Fix Your Cracked Cast Iron

Help! My favorite skillet has developed a crack. Can it be fixed? —Jeremy B., South Carolina THE SOLUTION: A cracked skillet can still be used for what...

How To Fix Gunky Cast Iron

I picked up some vintage iron at an estate sale, but they’re encrusted with burnt-on gunk. How can I remove it? —Paul C., Tennessee If you...

How to Fix Your Rusty Cast Iron

After Hurricane Harvey’s flood waters receded, my cast-iron cookware was covered in rust. Is it a total loss? —Amy F., Texas THE SOLUTION: A little surface rust...

How to Fix Sticky Cast-Iron

I just reseasoned my skillet, and the finish is sticky. How can I fix it? —Janet M., Arkansas THE SOLUTION: It sounds like you used too much fat...

5 Things You Should Know About FINEX Cookware

Since it burst onto the scene in 2013, FINEX Cast Iron Cookware Co. has made a name for itself with a truly unique, modern...

A Cast Iron Q&A with Jeff Rogers

Jeff Rogers is a cast-iron enthusiast who lives outside Atlanta, Georgia. Here are a few dos and don'ts from the Culinary Fanatic himself.  What do...

4 Ways to Gift a Skillet

You’d be hard-pressed to find a better Christmas gift than a cast-iron skillet. But this present comes with one caveat—it can be challenging to...
Respect Your Grill Pan

Respect Your Grill Pan

Think grill pans are a nightmare to clean? Maybe it's time to rethink the way you use them. By: Jeffrey B. Rogers Rain or shine, sleet or...
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Cleaning and Care

If you take the time to properly care for your beloved cast-iron cookware, it will reward you and your family with generations of loyal...
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Tips for Respecting and Protecting Your Favorite Heirlooms

DO: Use it often The more you use your beloved cast-iron skillets, the more seasoned their finishes become. Be sure to clean your pans as soon...