How to Season Your Cast-Iron

How to Season Your Cast-Iron

Your trusty cast-iron skillet may eventually lose its sheen, non-stick capabilities. However, have no fear, because you can easily bring back its luster and protect it from rusting. All it takes is a little seasoning.  

            Seasoning is the act of building up a non-stick, durable shield over your cast iron skillet. For a cast iron, you want to create a slick enough surface for eggs to slide right across it but tough enough to withstand the high heats it takes to perfectly sear a steak. Our team at AE has devoted many hours to researching the most perfect ways to season your cast-iron skillet – right down to the perfect oil, temperatures, and techniques.

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The Best Outdoor Appliances of 2019

The Best Outdoor Appliances of 2019

How convenient and awesome would it be to kick back and relax at your outdoor bar and be able to just reach down to pull out an ice-cold drink? Or to just be able to wash your hands under running water right after handling raw chicken you’re throwing on the grill? All of these can be made possible with the addition of convenient and gorgeous outdoor appliances.

            These might seem like minor details, but appliances like these can really complete an outdoor kitchen. They can help you host an event in your backyard with ease, without having to worry about your guests going back and forth between your home and your backyard. Instead, they can find everything they need in the comfort of your outdoor kitchen.  From the ultimate grill to the perfect pizza oven, find inspiration for your outdoor kitchen with these outdoor appliances we’ve deemed as the best there is in 2019.

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5 Things to Consider Before Installing an Outdoor Kitchen

5 Things to Consider Before Installing an Outdoor Kitchen

If you’re like us and enjoy entertaining your friends and family by hosting parties and events—or if you just love showing off your grilling skills—an outdoor kitchen is a great opportunity to do so. This Outdoor Kitchen Blog Series will give you all of the ins and outs of planning and installing an outdoor kitchen easy like a summer breeze. From preparation tips to our recommendations on outdoor appliances, this series should help you become an expert on all things outdoor kitchen!

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