pressure cookers

How to Choose the Right Pressure Cooker: A Buyers Guide

How to Choose the Right Pressure Cooker: A Buyers Guide

“There never was a good knife made of bad steel.”-Proverb

When it comes to pressure cookers, and all cookware for that matter, the above quote is a great place to start. High-quality and heavy-gauge steel is the most important criteria to look for. No matter how great the features or components they’re all for nothing without quality materials. We are in luck because not only is the metal makeup in the cookware you are considering likely to be labeled clearly on the box or on the bottom of the piece itself, many of the name brand cookware manufactures use quality materials by default. Always know what materials go into the products you buy, especially if used for…

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How to Use a Pressure Cooker

How to Use a Pressure Cooker

This post explains exactly how to use a pressure cooker and familiarizes you with basic pressure cooking techniques. Pressure cooking is certainly not hard, but there are a few extra steps that need to be taken each time you cook.

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What are the Benefits of Cooking With a Pressure Cooker?

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This entry is part of 1 in the series Pressure Cooking 101

Cooking with a pressure cooker results in healthier and better tasting food prepared in less time and with less energy by utilizing an efficient, versatile, safe, and easy-to-use kitchen accessory “Phew! I wasn’t sure I would be able to fit it all in.”

Although you may question the elegance of our long-winded sentence, an indisputable fact is that more and more people are discovering just how easy it is to make healthy and great tasting food with a pressure cooker.

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