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Induction Range Reviews: The Best 30-Inch Induction Stove (Updated for 2019)

Induction is fabulous technology: faster, safer, and more efficient than gas and conventional electric. If you are in the market for a new range, you should definitely be considering induction!However, picking an induction stove from among the dozens of options out there is not an easy task. In fact, buying any appliance these days can be […]

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Should I Buy a Skillet or a Sauté Pan? The Differences Explained

If you’re in the market for a new frying pan, you’re probably asking yourself that age-old question: Should I get a skillet or a sauté pan?  Which is better? Is there even a difference? The answer is that, yes, even though the two pans are similar, there are important differences in design and function, and those differences matter to […]

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All-Clad Copper Core: Is It Worth It? (A Detailed Review)

All-Clad Copper Core cookware is one of All-Clad’s most popular–and most expensive lines.  In this detailed review, find out how Copper Core compares to other All-Clad lines, to other clad cookware, and to other copper cookware–and if Copper Core cookware is worth its premium price tag. See All-Clad Copper Cookware on AmazonClick to buying options (below) Table […]

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Induction Cooktop Reviews: The Samsung Induction Range and Induction Cooktop–Yay or Nay?

Updated for 2019!!Find out about the new, top-of-the-line Samsung induction cooktop and range. The great design, exciting features, and moderate price (for induction) make it worth a look if you’re in the market for induction cooktops. Table of Contents About SamsungIs Samsung a Good Quality Choice?Induction Cooking Pros and ConsIs Induction Cooking Safe?Range or Cooktop […]

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Vollrath Mirage Pro 59500P

Induction Cooktop Reviews: Best Commercial Grade Portable Induction Cooktop (1800W)

Rational Kitchen has a few articles about the best portable induction cooktops (PICs) on the market. This latest one focuses on commercial portables: What are they–and are they better than consumer grade options? How are they different? Are they worth the extra money? Find out all this and more.  Table of Contents Best Commercial Grade […]

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Induction Cooktop Reviews: The Best Full-Sized Induction Cooktops (Updated for 2019)

UPDATED FOR 2019! THE NEWEST MODELS AND LATEST FEATURES!If you’re looking for a full-sized induction cooktop (30- or 36-inch in the U.S.) reviews, we can help you sort through the confusion. Here, we review the top-rated and most reliable induction cooktops on the market. What’s new in this review:More vendors to choose from so you can […]

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The Best Titanium Cookware (The Nonstick Version)

There’s been a lot of buzz about titanium cookware in the past few years. But what exactly is titanium cookware?See our favorite titanium nonstick skillet on Amazon Table of Contents The Best Titanium Cookware at a Glance What Is Titanium? (And Why Is It Getting Into All the Cookware?)A Quick Primer on Nonstick CookwareNonstick Titanium Cookware: […]

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The Best Clad Stainless Cookware Set For Every Budget

​Getting the best cookware set for your needs without going over your budget can be a challenge.  Buying on the high end doesn’t necessarily guarantee a super quality product, or one that will fulfill your particular needs. However, buying on the low end can be disastrous too, for obvious reasons. The truth is, there are decent cookware […]

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