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Re: Mummy Jennifer's Hatch

Postby qms » Tue Sep 09, 2014 6:00 pm

Imami wrote:How come you not buying?


Don't know leh. Not sure whether it will be useful or not. Don't want to add another white elephant to the kitchen. Maybe mummies like you can advise how useful they are? I have not used any of these at all.

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Re: Mummy Jennifer's Hatch

Postby Jennifer » Tue Sep 09, 2014 6:58 pm

qms wrote:
Jennifer wrote:I was at Jem NTUC Extra this morning. Now I hv 9 coupons.


I have more than 16 coupons already. Do you want them? I can give them to you.



I dun think I want the enameled cast iron. Prefer the raw cast iron, easily to take care. I got no patience with can't wash immediately cookware :lol:

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Re: Mummy Jennifer's Hatch

Postby Imami » Tue Sep 09, 2014 7:30 pm

qms wrote:
Imami wrote:How come you not buying?


Don't know leh. Not sure whether it will be useful or not. Don't want to add another white elephant to the kitchen. Maybe mummies like you can advise how useful they are? I have not used any of these at all.

Me? Nah.... I sit next to you and listen to the more knowledgeable mummies shareAabout all these toys. I want the twin baking dishes..... one for tofu and one for me. Papa can use the big one at home!

These are shd b of decent quality even though their profile may be lower than most brands

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Re: Mummy Jennifer's Hatch

Postby GLORYmum » Tue Sep 09, 2014 7:39 pm

dasalo wrote:Cast iron wares are a waste of time IMO.

Had 2 Le creuset and decided not to buy anymore.

1) They are so heavy to wash.
2) Not washer (machine) friendly
3) The edges rusts if not use in awhile
4) The interior stains badly and difficult to remove even with their cleaners

The plus point is it retains it's temperature well. I use it now for deep frying LOL!

I only use stainless steel pots now because it's the safest.

1) Aluminium they say contributes to dementia
2) Teflon they say cause cancer


Don't know to believe or not.


Hi ladies,
If you are considering to get the cast iron ware like me, I like to share dasalo's comments by quoting her post on Imami's home. After reading it, I have decided not to buy any.

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Re: Mummy Jennifer's Hatch

Postby Jennifer » Tue Sep 09, 2014 10:09 pm

I boiled a little water in a s/s pot, forgot all abt it n went to shower.

*phew* not damaged.

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Re: Mummy Jennifer's Hatch

Postby Jennifer » Tue Sep 09, 2014 10:12 pm

Cast iron wares r easy to maintain if it is used for daily cooking.

If buy for making a particular dish once in the while, then no point.

In fact, I am looking for a suitable raw cast iron ware, eg Lodge Logic, not the enameled kinds.

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Re: Mummy Jennifer's Hatch

Postby Busymom » Tue Sep 09, 2014 10:20 pm

Something like this?

The brand is Lodge. Looks a little rusty?

Image

We have another square grill pan. Super heavy!

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Re: Mummy Jennifer's Hatch

Postby Jennifer » Tue Sep 09, 2014 10:44 pm

Busymom wrote:Something like this?

The brand is Lodge. Looks a little rusty?

Image

We have another square grill pan. Super heavy!


Yes.

Do u remember where u bou it?

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Re: Mummy Jennifer's Hatch

Postby icy_mama » Tue Sep 09, 2014 10:46 pm

Busymom wrote:Something like this?

The brand is Lodge. Looks a little rusty?

just need to sandpaper it to remove the rust and season the pan as you would for a new pan and it's as good as new.

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Re: Mummy Jennifer's Hatch

Postby jjxy mum » Tue Sep 09, 2014 10:49 pm

icy_mama wrote:
Busymom wrote:Something like this?

The brand is Lodge. Looks a little rusty?

just need to sandpaper it to remove the rust and season the pan as you would for a new pan and it's as good as new.


This may help...

http://m.wikihow.com/Season-Cast-Iron-Cookware

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