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Old 11-08-2011, 11:54 AM  
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Cast Iron Skillets. You dig them?



What's the best way to cook a burger at home, on a gas stove?

I heard that Cast Iron Skillets are the way to go.

Would you agree? Have you tried burgers on them?
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Old 01-26-2013, 01:59 PM   #181
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Another question. Why paper towels? Wouldn't rubbing them on the cast iron surface leave behind bits and pieces of paper and lead to imperfections?

My Viva paper towels are soft and seem to do this.

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Old 01-26-2013, 02:57 PM   #182
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Another question. Why paper towels? Wouldn't rubbing them on the cast iron surface leave behind and lead to imperfections?

My Viva paper towels are soft and seem to do this.
I don't ever seem to have this trouble. You mean it's leaving behind bits of the paper towel? Could just easily use a dish towel, I suppose.
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Old 01-27-2013, 04:21 PM   #183
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They are awesome when your (ex)wife doesn't insist on filling them with soapy water and leaving them to soak overnight...
Or ex-hubby's leaving them in the oven when the oven cleaning cycle is on. Wonder which is worse, soapy-soaks or oven-cleaning when already cleaned?
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Old 01-27-2013, 05:48 PM   #184
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I know a cast iron skillet will sear a steak nicely...
I can make a better steak on a cast iron skillet than I can on a grill
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Old 01-27-2013, 06:35 PM   #185
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I know a cast iron skillet will sear a steak nicely...
I can make a better steak on a cast iron skillet than I can on a grill
It is because of this that I really need to pick one up!
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Old 01-27-2013, 06:43 PM   #186
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I know a cast iron skillet will sear a steak nicely...
I can make a better steak on a cast iron skillet than I can on a grill
That's also why I sear my sous vide in cast iron.

It makes a helluva burger, too.
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Old 01-28-2013, 08:40 AM   #187
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I know a cast iron skillet will sear a steak nicely...
I can make a better steak on a cast iron skillet than I can on a grill
I've switched in the last year or so, and found the cast iron much better for steak.
I then toss in the broiler for last minute though, with some red wine and a bit of butter for a wine sauce.
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Old 01-28-2013, 08:46 AM   #188
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What oil do you use for steaks in the cast iron? I've switched to ghee mostly, which has a very high smoke point - a bit higher than even canola - and it's gone a ton of flavor.

And if you make your own, it's cheap. Whenever I start to run low, I pop a couple pounds of butter in my dutch oven and put it in a 250-degree oven for a couple hours. Once the milk solids have sufficiently browned and it's ready, I'll pour it all through some cheese cloth and save the oil.
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Old 01-28-2013, 01:19 PM   #189
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What oil do you use for steaks in the cast iron? I've switched to ghee mostly, which has a very high smoke point - a bit higher than even canola - and it's gone a ton of flavor.

And if you make your own, it's cheap. Whenever I start to run low, I pop a couple pounds of butter in my dutch oven and put it in a 250-degree oven for a couple hours. Once the milk solids have sufficiently browned and it's ready, I'll pour it all through some cheese cloth and save the oil.
No oil for a rib-eye if your skillet is good and seasoned.. A small amount of soft butter on it afterwards is what I use.

I like if I have a 2 inch ribeye I like about 3 mins on each side and it produces a MR steak for me.
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No oil for a rib-eye if your skillet is good and seasoned.. A small amount of soft butter on it afterwards is what I use.

I like if I have a 2 inch ribeye I like about 3 mins on each side and it produces a MR steak for me.
Mine CI are well seasoned, but I still like to cook with a little oil... I feel like I get a better sear. To each his own.

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Mine CI are well seasoned, but I still like to cook with a little oil... I feel like I get a better sear. To each his own.

As long as that skillet is not too cold when you put the steak in there isn't much of a way to mess it up unless someone cooks it well done or something...
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As long as that skillet is not too cold when you put the steak in there isn't much of a way to mess it up unless someone cooks it well done or something...
Yup. But ghee is yummy on a steak!
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Yup. But ghee is yummy on a steak!
Got a link on how to make ghee? I know you said it was a simple process, but I typically need step by step instructions when trying something new like making my own cooking oil. Thanks!
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Got a link on how to make ghee? I know you said it was a simple process, but I typically need step by step instructions when trying something new like making my own cooking oil. Thanks!
Before trying it in the oven, do a smaller batch of browned butter on the stove top.

http://www.simplyrecipes.com/recipes..._brown_butter/

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Unsalted butter, sliced into tablespoon sized slices



Heat a thick-bottomed skillet on medium heat. Add the sliced butter (sliced so that the butter melts more evenly) whisking frequently. Continue to cook the butter.



Once melted the butter will foam up a bit, then subside. Watch carefully as lightly browned specks begin to form at the bottom of the pan. Smell the butter; it should have a nutty aroma. Remove from heat and place on a cool surface to help stop the butter from cooking further and perhaps burning.

It's pretty easy to overcook browned butter and go from brown to burnt. If the butter starts to blacken, I suggest dumping it and starting over (something I've had to do on occasion), unless you want beurre noir which has a different taste than nutty brown butter.

If you want to make sage brown butter sauce, add some fresh sage leaves to the butter once it has melted. Allow the butter to brown and remove from heat.

Use browned butter immediately or store covered in the refrigerator for future use.
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