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What is a Mandarin Wok?

What is a Mandarin Wok?

Mandarin woks usually have only one long handle. This long handle is made of steel with a wooden or bamboo insert or can be without an insert. I also go over Cantonese and POW woks.

How to Cook Rice in a Wok

How to Cook Rice in a Wok

Fried rice is simple to make using a wok if you follow a few simple rules. It is a great way to use up leftovers. Couple that with the rules on making fried rice, and you get a delicious meal.

Can I Use a Wok Ring on a Gas Range?

Can I Use a Wok Ring on a Gas Range?

This article is all about wok rings. Here are some of our favorite wok rings so you can get to cooking with your wok no matter what kind of stove you have.

How to Slow Cook in a Wok?

How to Slow Cook in a Wok?

Contrary to popular belief, it is possible to slow cook in a wok. Before diving into how you can slow cook in a wok, let's look at what is slow cooking.

Why Use a Wok With A Flat- Bottom?

Why Use a Wok With A Flat- Bottom?

Flat-bottomed woks are more stable on a flat surface than a round-bottomed wok.Flat-bottomed woks distribute heat to the bottom of the pan more evenly than round-bottomed woks, if used on a flat cooking surface.

A Few Things You Didn’t Know About Buying a Wok

A Few Things You Didn’t Know About Buying a Wok

There are many types of woks and selecting the right one will enhance your cooking experience. It is essential to purchasing a wok that fits your requirements, preferences, and style of cooking.

Best Mittens to Use With Your Wok

Best Mittens to Use With Your Wok

Wok mittens are a great tool that allows cooks to handle a hot pan. It may not seem as though you need much when it comes to a wok glove, but versatility and function are essential. After all, woks are both hot and heavy.

Why Use a Wok With a Round Bottom?

Why Use a Wok With a Round Bottom?

Round-bottomed carbon steel and cast iron woks are the preferred woks that are used by professional chefs. Round-bottomed woks are made of carbon steel, cast iron or stainless steel.

What is a Wok Burner?

What is a Wok Burner?

A Wok Burner produces a massive amount of heat which allows the cook to use wok cooking methods more efficiently. Wok burners usually produce 50,000 BTU's or more.

What is a POW Wok?

What is a POW Wok?

A pow wok is simply a wok with a single long handle, usually 6-7" so that the cook can flip and toss the wok over a gas flame similar to how you would flip an omelet.

How to Make a Great Stir-Fry at Home

How to Make a Great Stir-Fry at Home

If you are looking for a simple, and easy way to make stir-fry at home then look no further. Just prep your wok and let's go.

Lodge Cast Iron Woks

Lodge Cast Iron Woks

With over 120 years of experience, Lodge cast iron is known for its high quality design, lifetime durability, and cooking versatility.