“Can I scratch my cooktop?” Yes ….”Now can I repair it?” That depends… To be clear on the problem, a light scratch on the TOP of the glass-ceramic surface does not make it unsafe to use… just less new. Like the first ding in a new car paint, a scratch is frustrating. The scratch […]
Why do I need to match my cookware to the burner on the glass?
Have no fear, canning on ceramic glass cooktops works. First, let’s discuss correct canning pot selection! This past winter, we enjoyed some great home-canned jams, pickles and peppers preserved from our garden the previous summer. Tomatoes and hot peppers grow prolifically without much fuss in our backyard garden. Our favorite home canning recipe is Habenero Gold […]
A common question is, “What should I do now, my ceramic cooktop is broken?” Accidents happen like dropping something from high up on to the glass. Or maybe you are not sure what caused it to break…a topic for later. The material in your cooktop is quite strong, but it is not tempered or “safety […]
We often get questions about cast iron pans or a Dutch Oven on glass-ceramic cooktops. Well, I use both a cast iron skillet and a Dutch oven. But I do this with some caution and I would advise the same to you. Back a few years, I believe the standard advice was, “no, don’t use […]
This is how I clean my Ceramic-Glass Cooktop The Internet has so many comments, opinions, and methods on cleaning a glass-ceramic cooktop. Lots of opinions on ease of use and struggles. Below, I detail my method for cleaning my cooktop after over two-months of cooking without a thorough cleaning. Yes…that’s kinda sad, but in the […]