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April 16, 2012 | Comments: 0 | Views: 160

When you invest in cooking woks you are adding a fun tool to your kitchen that will give your food better flavor. If you have never purchased a wok in the past however you should know that it is not just about buying one wok looking fryer. There are a few things that you will be looking for that will get you the best quality without having to spend a lot of money. Woks are surprisingly not that expensive so when you get a wok you will not be breaking the bank as you would when you buy other kitchen items.

Weight

The first thing that you should know when you get a wok is that a wok is heavier than a regular frying pan. That is the case even when compared with the larger pans, and that is because the woks are usually deep, large and made of stronger material, or at least thicker. A good wok will be easy to use even if it is heavier because small movements will be enough to coat the food with the oil and the sauces that you will be using. A heavier non-stick wok is a great item to have, so heavy in this case is not bad as it would be with other items.

Grip

Another important thing to look for is the grip. All of your wok cooking will involve the grip so you want a wok with a grip that will not get hot or burn you. The cheaper woks will still stir fry decent food, but you have to use a small towel, cloth or glove. You can lose some of the gripping action when there is a cloth between your hand and the wok so you will be better off with a good quality wok. You will have more confidence when you use the wok with the right grip.

Where To Get Them

You will also need to find the right wok, and thankfully they are not too hard to find. If you are looking to buy woks your best tool is the internet. Some people are hesitant about buying woks online, but the fact is that you will not get as much selection anywhere else. You also can get reviews from other people who love to cook as much as you and sometimes they are even people who cook for living. You will also find the woks that are in your price range.

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