I am sure by now most of us have seen the Elektrolux commercial on TV that features an induction cook top. During the entire commercial the intro music from Bewitched is playing so prominently that you cannot ignore it. While they feature other appliances I am certain that it is the induction cook top that led to the choice of the Bewitched music because induction cook tops give a magical element to cooking. It is so efficient you can boil water in 90 seconds! Here are a few other magical things to ponder regarding induction cooking:
Tips & Tricks
One of the frequent questions we get here at MetroKitchen customer service is “My stainless steel cookware has become discolored. How can I restore its luminous finish?” Or various iterations of the same question.
Before we get into the solution, let’s talk about some of the reasons your stainless steel cookware may become discolored or end up with a bluish hue:
The MetroKitchen customer service department fields this question quite a bit. Even performing a simple Google search of “burned all-clad pan“ yields several results. Earlier last Summer, we noticed this tweet from Chef Paola Petrella where she was ready to toss out her All-Clad pan after accidentally burning some pasta!
Burnt my pasta to death! my all clad is heading to the garbage now!
argh. great going ChefPaola!
— Paola Petrella (@ChefPaola) July 2, 2009
It happens even to the most skilled chef like Chef Paola. But never fear! There’s a good chance that if you’ve burned some food to your All-Clad pots and pans, it can be saved. [Read more…] about Have I ruined my All-Clad pan?