Category: Buyer’s Guide

What I’ve learned about buying copper

Mysteries | January 16, 2020

Have I been fooled? (Solved!)

I’m starting to suspect this isn’t an antique French pan but instead a modern reproduction. And a reader has solved the mystery for me!

Mysteries | November 27, 2019

Help needed!

I came across a stamp combination that has me flummoxed. Take a look.

Buying online | July 29, 2019

To retin, or not to retin?

I can’t make the decision for you, but I can walk you through my process, Choose-Your-Own-Adventure style.

Basics | June 26, 2019

Tin is safe

Scientific research affirms that the tin lining of a copper pot is non-toxic.