Tag: tin

Retinning & restoration | 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.

A closer look | June 26, 2019

Tin is safe

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

Gallery | April 14, 2019

16cm bain marie à sauce

This small upright pot with a distinctive profile was designed for a bain marie, but I use it for much more than that.

Retinning & restoration | April 8, 2019

Bad tin

I had a bad experience with a retinning job, but I learned from it and I can help you avoid making the same mistakes I did.

A closer look | April 4, 2019

The zig-zags

If you see an odd zig-zag pattern on the surface of one of your pans, take a good look — you’re getting a glimpse into your tin’s molecular structure.