My Blog

Raised in the rolling hills of Tennessee, north of Nashville, my family were influential cooks. Inspired by their love of southern homemade meals, cast iron skillet cooking quickly became a passion of mine, that I now enjoy sharing with all of you! In addition, discover tips and techniques I use to care for my personal collection of cast iron cookware. 

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November 25, 2019
How to Grate Coconut

I'm always looking for tools to help me in the kitchen. Especially with the coconut. I've never tried to remove the meat from inside the coconut before. I was frustrated and tried almost everything to grate the meat into tiny shreds of coconut. I found a unique tool on Amazon I wanted to share with […]

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November 4, 2019
Benefits of Owning Asian Made Cast Iron

Asian cast ironware are great to use in your kitchen. I own a few myself and love them. I encourage my friends and customers to cook with Asian cast ironware first before buying other collectibles because you need to get comfortable with cast iron first. Asian cast iron has received a bad wrap in the […]

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September 2, 2019
Seasoned Bread Crumbs

The other day I was preparing to make dinner and realized that I was completely out of bread crumbs. In a panic, I decided to Google bread crumb recipes. I was astonished to see how easy it was to make bread crumb seasoning recipes. Luckily I had all the ingredients but wasn't sure if the […]

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May 7, 2019
Unique Designs of Cast Iron

Through the years, cast iron has provided all types of unique designs. From chicken fryers, corn stick pan, cornbread wedge pan, and combo tabs. These are a slight fraction of some of the old Americana cast ironware designs. One of my favorite designs of cast ironware is what lays underneath the skillet. Through the years, […]

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January 30, 2019
Cleaning Cast Iron Using Electrolysis

Restoring cast iron is a very unique process. Today there are very many different ways to restore cast iron. The most common instructions of cleaning cast iron are fire tossing and self-cleaning oven. Personally, I do not recommend any of those ways due to the evidence I have seen in cast iron damage and also […]

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