Apple Bake Recipe

Apple Bake or Apple Crisp is a very easy-to-make recipe to make and is a recipe that you can do at the last minute!  Serve this apple bake warm either … Continued

Burst Vanilla Apples

Burst Vanilla Apples Recipe

Pommes Eclatees a la Vanille Burst Vanilla Apples is a dessert where the apple quarters swell and begin to collapse and then explode by some inner force.  This apple dish is … Continued

Cast Iron Skillet Recipes

How to cook with cast-iron pans – Old fashion way to cook fat-free  You can use a cast-iron skillet for just about any cooking task: Bake a cake, sear a … Continued

Ceramic Electric Range Top

    Using Ceramic Electric Range Top with Cast Iron Skillets           Comment from Alan Florence (10/04/06): I use my cast iron skillet on my glass … Continued

Dutch Oven Camp Cooking

Dutch Oven Camp Cooking

How To Use A Dutch Oven The following informative and interesting article and photos are by Eileen Troemel of Janesville, Wisconsin (near Madison).         Camping usually means … Continued

Hot Fire for Curing and Cleaning Cast Iron

    Techniques for Restoring an old Cast Iron Skillet How To Use A Hot Fire For Curing and Cleaning Cast Iron       Mike DuBois from Missouri (8/24/06) … Continued

How to Wash Cast Iron Pans

    Techniques for Restoring an old Cast Iron Skillet How to Wash Cast Iron Pans   Question: I am writing to ask your advice about a Thanksgiving recipe I prepared … Continued

Cast-Iron Dutch Oven

Iron and Carcinogens in Cast Iron

  Question: I have used iron skillets for years.  Some belonged to my Mother.  A friend asked me if it was safe to use because of the iron in the … Continued

More Techniques For Cleaning Cast Iron Pans

  All NEW cast iron pots and skillets have a protective coating on them which must be removed.  American companies use a special food-safe wax; imports are covered with a … Continued

Peach Upside Down Cake

Peach Upside Down Cake Recipe

Peach Upside-Down Cake is the perfect dessert to showcase the delicious sweet fresh peaches of summer. You will love this new twist on the classic Pineapple Upside-Down Cake that features … Continued

Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Pineapple Upside Down Cake Recipe and History

The Pineapple Upside Down Cake, which was so popular in the 1950s and 1960s, is again gaining in popularity.  No wonder – it is still delicious and wonderful!  Use your … Continued

Cast-Iron Pans

Pre-Seasoned Cast Iron Pans

  Techniques for Restoring an old Cast Iron Skillet     Question: I just purchased a cast iron skillet which was not seasoned.  I scrubbed and scrubbed to get the … Continued

Dutch Oven Camp Cooking

Sandblasting Cast Iron Pans

    Techniques for Restoring an old Cast Iron Skillet Sandblasting Cast Iron     The following information on sandblasting was sent to me by Jessie (1/15/06): I love your … Continued

Sanding Cast Ion Pans

Sanding Cast Iron Pots

Techniques for Restoring an old Cast Iron Skillet How To Sand Cast Iron Pots     My existing cast iron pans came to me in bad condition (they were very … Continued

Self Cleaning Oven for Cast Iron Pan

Self Cleaning Oven for Cleaning Cast Iron

  Techniques for Restoring an old Cast Iron Skillet Self-Cleaning Oven for Cleaning Cast Iron     How To Use Your Self-Cleaning Oven Top Clean Cast Iron Pans: Lower both … Continued