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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.

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.

Cast Iron Wok Stands vs Wok Rings?

Cast Iron Wok Stands vs Wok Rings?

Cast iron wok rings will solidly support your round-bottomed wok or your flat-bottomed wok. Cast iron wok stands are not made for electric stovetops either ceramic/glass tops or electric coil tops.

Best Carbon Steel Woks [Top 5 Woks for Great Meals]

Best Carbon Steel Woks [Top 5 Woks for Great Meals]

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.

What Kind of Wok is Best for an Electric Stove?

What Kind of Wok is Best for an Electric Stove?

The Best wok for a glass or ceramic top is a flat-bottomed carbon steel wok. Review this article to see why.

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.

How to Clean a Wok with Rust

How to Clean a Wok with Rust

Cleaning rust off of your wok can appear to be a chanllanging task. However, if you follow these steps it will be as easy as pie!

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.

Best Wok Lids for 2020

Best Wok Lids for 2020

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.

What is a Bamboo Wok Brush?

What is a Bamboo Wok Brush?

Natural bamboo wok brush, environmental safe! These brushes are suitable for cleaning woks, pots and pans in your kitchen.

How to Season a Wok That Actually Works!

How to Season a Wok That Actually Works!

Knowing how to season your wok is the first step necessary in learning how to use your wok. If you follow these instructions you will be able to season you wok the correct way.

The Best Wok for Asian Cooking

The Best Wok for Asian Cooking

The best wok allows you to optimally perform its multiple functions. There are many styles, sizes, materials and helper handles to choose from. Round-bottom, flat-bottom, electric, and cast iron woks are only a few to consider.