Category Archives: stir fry stove

Induction Wok Stove, Greatest Invention Since Fire!

Wok Star recommends an induction wok stove

As a cooking teacher, I talk about four ESSENTIAL elements to successful wok cooking: a good wok, the right technique, quality ingredients and most importantly, HIGH HEAT. For the past 20 years,  I’ve recommended the 12K Iwatani butane gas stove. It is the most efficient and practical heat source for wok cooking and the best…

Tips For Using Wok on a Gas Stove

You want SIZZLE not FIZZLE! I think I coined a new phrase. Wok Stars, it’s a no brainer to use your wok on your gas stove, right? Well, I’ve got 3 tips to help you succeed even more! Wok Stars, if you’re frustrated with your heat output, please take 2 photos like the ones below…

Top 12 Wok Tips

As a wok enthusiast, cooking teacher and creator of a Wok Star Kit, I hear a lot of common mistakes people make when attempting wok cooking. This post was originally on rasamalaysia but I’ve revised a little. There were many wonderful comments and questions which may help you, so check it out. Ask me questions…

Tips & Common Mistakes when using Iwatani Stir Fry Gas Stove

To all new Wok Stars who’ve purchased my Wok Star Kit with round bottom cast iron wok and ready to start your wok journey using an Iwatani Stir Fry Gas Stove, here are two 15 second videos and photo tutorials that will pivot you into  Wok Stardom!  For those who don’t realize your electric stove is one the main…