There are many reasons for cooking with cast iron. Cast iron skillets heat evenly and consistently. They last a lifetime and if seasoned properly a cast iron skillet will be stick resistant and thus reduce the amount of fat you need to cook with. Now take all that and add a small Syracuse, New York company that creates small batches, using traditional methods, and are environmentally responsible through their use of recycled iron. Borough Furnace Cast Iron Skillets ($280) are what we consider a quality purchase.
We love things that are made to last and the Seamless & Steadfast Enamel Steel Plates by Best Made ($35) are the best enamelware on the market. Each plate is baked using World War Two ear machinery. You get a seamless finish on a heavy steel plate. The edges which get the most wear have ...[Read More]