Chef's Pick

Chef's Pick is your guide to the best kitchen equipment and appliances in the UK. We help you understand the confusing world of cookers, ovens and cookware so you can get the most out of your kitchen.

Is Cast Iron PFOA-Free?

PFOA stands for perfluorooctanoic acid and is a chemical used in the production of non-stick Teflon pans. This chemical is released from the coating during cooking and can be transferred into the food we eat. In 2004, it was found that ingesting this compound carries a risk to human health and a lawsuit was launched …

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How to Sweeten a Curry

Mild, creamy, spicy, sour… there are many different flavour profiles that can be included in a curry recipe. Alongside the level of heat, the sweetness of a curry is one of the most distinguishing factors. There are some curries which are naturally sweet due to the ingredients that are included. But what can you do …

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