use of bamboo powder in wood plastic composite

time for a new cutting board

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how do you wash off the smell of onions or

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fine splinters on new cutting board?

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need help with seasoning new wok -- tough plasticy coating

in my opinion, burning lacquer is probably not the healthiest thing to do. it is like burning plastic i suppose. it is probably not the worse. you will need to open all your window and turn on your fume hood. in fact, you can try to use a steel wool to scrap most of the lacquer coating off, before burning.

bamboo cutting board carfe and questions

bamboo is different from wood in both structure and requirements. so here's my shot at your questions: 1. wash it and dry it after use, this is the same as wood, bamboo boards are a composite that is glued together so no dishwashers, no soaks, and no excessive heat. it shouldn't require oil like a wood board, the structure is different. 2. raw

best dishwasher safe cutting boards?

i have had numerous non-oiled teak, butcher-block, bamboo, and exotic wood boards, some quite beautiful. they just did not go into the dishwasher. they just did not go into the dishwasher. in hindsight, if i had the rösle mats back then, i would have cut them to fit those boards and use them today.

'q' experts

specifically, 'we recommend that the beginning barbecuer use only seasoned wood until he or she gets some experience in smoking with a wood-burning pit. using green wood without knowing what you are doing is a quick way to ruin barbecue. ' my question is what's the big secret to know about using green wood? are we just talking about making sure

best cutting boards

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kramer vs kramer

referencing my 'knife storage quandary' question/thread, i've narrowed it down to either a the chef's depot magnetic half-circle block which looks identical to the messermeister bamboo one except that the cd one is maple and the m. one is bamboo , or b just a plain separate magnetic sheath for the slt kramer 8' chefs. trying to decide which pros and cons of each are 'the deciders', lol.

rolling pins -- which is best?

hi there, i'm looking to invest in a good rolling pin to bake for the holidays. from your experiences, which type is best? the french long, tapered, solid wood or the two-piece composite style?