Gallery14cm double-stamped Vanneuss-Pommier saucepan
This little pot holds a lot of interest for me.
MysteriesJacquotot, Gaillard, and déjà vu
There’s something curious going on with Jacquotot’s 1925 product catalog.
Gallery15cm Van Neuss saucepan, “Leopold”
Readers Martin and Nick figured out the provenance of the monogram on this little pot.
GalleryGuest showcase: 22cm Jacquotot gratin
Reader Stephen W. has found a new-to-me Jacquotot stamp on this lovely oval gratin.
Cooking with copper
You guys gotta see this.
Stuff I useStuff I use: Wright’s copper cleaner
For serious tarnish, Wright’s is more effective — but also more abrasive — than Bistro.
Cleaning & maintenanceA distress call
Reader Theo had a copper emergency.
Retinning & restorationGuest post: Removing the layers
I’d been watching this pan on eBay for over a month and what attracted me to it was the stamp — “Specialité Hotelière Journel”.