Chefling’s Guide to Premium Cooking Essentials: Cookware I

Fall’s almost close and here at Chefling, that gives us another reason to spice up our kitchen and tools. ‘Let’s do away with that kitchen equipment that you don’t use’ said no one ever, but that’s a thing you really have to do! Starting right after, if you’ve been following our guide on premium cooking essentials, we’re excited to bring our take on must-have cookware in your kitchen.

Where do you start when you’re looking for cookware? You could make a list but you’d probably end up buying things you’d never use. Here’s what we think are the five essentials you should definitely have in your kitchen.

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Cast Iron Skillet

Without a second thought, we’d recommend the Lodge 10’ Inch Cast Iron Skillet. Known for its heat retention and even heating capability, this cast iron skillet is perfect for cooking steaks and roasts.

What we like: Pre-seasoned skillet, sturdy handle with helper handle.

Price: $14.88

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Stainless Steel Skillet

If you’re not a fan of the heavy cast iron skillet, you can always opt for sleek and lighter stainless steel skillets that are great for everyday cooking. We recommend the Utopia Kitchen Stainless steel skillet with the added benefit of a glass cover.

What we like: Nonstick, easy to clean and dishwasher friendly.

Price: $31.99

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Sauté Pan

Whip up some spicy noodles or your choice of flavourful stir-fry! If you’re looking for a large versatile pan that can help you with all your simmering, sautéing, and braising needs, Look no further than the T-fal Saute Pan!

What we like: Nonstick, vented glass lid and ergonomically designed riveted handles.

Price: $19.94

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Stock Pot

Make that hearty chicken broth you’ve always wanted! If you’re looking for a stock pot for creating stock or broth from meat carcass or to simply simmer your favorite chili recipe, this stockpot will serve you a lifetime!

What we like: Heavy aluminum construction, gas, and electric cooktop compatibility.

Price: $18.70

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Saucepan

A true workhorse, The T-fal Specialty nonstick saucepan gets the spotlight for being a multifunctional and durable product. Ideal for making glazes, sauces, gravies, soup or just boiling vegetables. This saucepan is your ideal kitchen mate!

What we like: Nonstick interior and exterior, durable construction and ergonomically designed.

Price: $13.41

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What kitchen cookware do you use? Let us know in the comments below!

Until next time, adios!