55 Must-Read Cleaning Tips Tricks. Step by step instructions to clean and re-season cast iron. This could be an old wives tale but my grandmother said cast iron skillets transfer iron to your food! Perk for those who have low iron.
I buy rusty cast iron for CHEAP at the Goodwill, brand new cast iron can be spendy! Great way to restore them. How To Clean and Season Old, Rusty Cast Iron Skillets.using salt and a potato. See also commenter about putting a rusty skillet in the fire.
Re-use plastic bottle tops to tightly seal food bags. Cut off wide-mouth plastic bottle top just at crest. save the cap. slip over bag opening. top toward the open end. Fold bag over bottle mouth. cap with re-used bottle top. easy to seal and pour!
simple refinishing - cup oil & cup vinegar, white or apple cider vinegar and vegetable or olive oil. mix it in a jar, dip a clean cloth into the mixture, then rub it into the wood. no need to wipe off; the wood just soaks it in
How To Clean and Season an Old, Rusty Cast Iron Skillet
Skip the Harsh Cleaners: You Can Remove Rust with a Potato! The potato trick is so handy (and non-toxic!) and it isn& limited to cast iron ? you can use it to remove rust from baking pans, knives, and other household tools. Tips from The Kitchn
How To: Restoring & Seasoning Cast Iron Pans. Found about 10 cast iron pots/pans in the France house and all need restoring but my old wood-fired cuisiniere doesn't have a self-cleaning function so will have to adapt the method!