GalleryGuest post: Jacquotot’s final days
“When you hold one in your hands you can see and feel the high quality of this cookware.”
MysteriesIs this counterfeit Mauviel? (Solved: False alarm.)
I suspect so, but I’m not sure. Update: I think it’s genuine.
GalleryGuest post: The Welfen royals
“At first, only the words ‘castle kitchen’ caught my attention.”
This lovely cocotte has graceful touches that mark it as an antique pre-war piece.
Cleaning & maintenanceMaintenance: Rusty iron handles
The iron handles on early French pans can be susceptible to rust.
Cleaning & maintenanceMaintenance: Metal polish for tarnish
I need to do something about the tarnish popping up on this lovely display piece.
Retinning & restorationGuest post: Restoring a pot at home, part 2
And now, on to the thrilling conclusion!