Category Archives: seasoning cast iron wok

Seasoning Cast Iron Wok, Salt Pork Experiment (Updated)

After spending over 20 years teaching wok cooking, researching and understanding cast iron woks, it still surprises me how many misconceptions, mistakes, misunderstandings there are about this ingenius material!  I was introduced to using a cast iron wok through my mother who bought her first one in Malaysia as a young bride. She taught herself…



Tasty Wok Dinner Using What’s In Fridge

I had all the ingredients to make a dinner: broccoli, penne, grape tomatoes, cured salted pork I used to experiment with seasoning a new cast iron wok! Lime to give broccoli some zest & Yuzu Pao chili sauce to spice it all up. I fried these slices of pork till slightly crispy and all the…