Explore the Wonderful World of Wok CookingTake a Look at These Amazing Woks
Besides stir-frying, you will find your wok perfect for deep frying, stewing, steaming, braising, or even for the perfect bowl of popcorn! Yum...
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.
If you want to know how to make the Best popcorn in the world with your wok then follow these simple instructions. Egg not included!
Deep frying in a wok is not a complicated process. Outstanding deep fried meals can be prepared if you choose the correct wok and accessories. Check out my recommendations below to get you started. Enjoy!
Copper, stainless steel, and aluminum do make excellent woks. Despite this, Asian chefs prefer to use carbon steel. Why would they? This is partly due to the durability of the material and the effective nature of carbon’s heat conductivity.
Wok cooking typically uses a spatula. Whether sauteeing in a pan or cooking with a wok, spatulas make great tools to have on hand. See why spatulas can protect your 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.
Both wooden or bamboo handles must be protected during the seasoning process in order to preserve the color and composition of the handles. If you follow these seasoning instructions you will preserve you wok handles.
One important feature of using your wok is the wok lid. While this is an area that's not always considered, a wok lid makes a big difference when it comes to cooking.
Electric woks are handy for cooking delicious meals inside and outside the kitchen. While the wok began life in Asia, it doesn’t mean that it should be confined to solely cooking Asian dishes.
Your wok will change color over time to light brown (tan) then dark brown and eventually black. These patina changes help to season your wok. It is a Good Thing!