How exactly do you go about choosing kitchen materials for your kitchen?
It’s difficult to know which brands are right for you. Here are some handy tips you should be considering when you replenish your kitchen cupboards with materials.
What is the saucepan made of? Is it going to last? Can it take all temperatures and all foodstuffs? It is worth noting that certain cheap brands of saucepan become scratched very easily and this can contaminate your food so it is advisable to splash out once and have a quality set for life.
Obviously if you’re on a budget you can’t go for the absolute best saucepan on the market, nor can you go designer.But there are some fantastic saucepans out there for middle of the road prices. Consider Prestige for instance, widely considered a popular brand amongst amateurs and professionals alike, this brand offers affordable quality products.
– Are you the kind of person who likes a gadget? Do you like to be on the cutting edge of design every time you buy a new product?
Perhaps some of the sleeker brands such as Chefset, Tabichi or Judge may be for you. These brands boast saucepans with reinforced glass lids so you can see what you are cooking whilst you are cooking. This means that cooking is made easier as you can tell how long it’s going to be til it boils over or finishes cooking without needing to take the lid off, thus locking the heat in! These are personally some of my favourite saucepan designs, especially if you leave the pasta on the hob whilst you nip upstairs!
– Sizes of saucepans
What is the purpose of your pan? If you don’t cook very often and you only cook a specific range of meals, consider the dimensions for the pots you will require. It is useful to have a large one in as well as a small one in case you are cooking for yourself or the family at different times, but you probably don’t need the full set and a full range of pans however enticing it may look in your kitchen to have a well stocked utensil cupboard! However, there are some great deals out there for saucepan sets including the Cook n Look luxury four piece stainless steel saucepan set. These come with the aforementioned see through lids for cooking convenience.
To summarise there are many considerations to be taken when buying your set, so you don’t end up wasting money!
Here are some brands to have a look at: