The 10 Commandments to Cooking With a Wok
- Season every time you cook. Dunlop says: “Season the surface before you begin.
- Pour the right oil.
- Look beyond stir-frying.
- Figure out the right wok for you.
- Crank up the heat.
- Get a brush, scoop, slotted spoon, and ladle.
- Learn the toss.
- Don’t double the recipe.
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Why do you cook in a wok?
A wok has numerous advantages over the frying pan.
It distributes heat more evenly, requires less oil, and ensures that food tossed during stir-frying lands back in the pan and not on the stove.10 Jan 2020
Is it healthy to cook in a wok?
The healthy advantage
Essentially, a wok is a frying pan — but the curved shape changes the way the food is cooked. It is healthier than a standard frying pan because of its high heat retention and the need for little cooking oil.1 Mar 2008
How do you cook stir fry in a wok?
How to Cook Stir-Fry Entrées
- Heat 1 tablespoon oil in a 12-inch skillet or wok over medium-high heat until the oil shimmers.
- Add the garlic, if using.
- Add the vegetables.
- If needed, add more oil to the pan.
- Push the cooked meat from the center up the sides of the wok or skillet.
- Return all vegetables to the skillet.
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What is the best oil to use in a wok?
peanut oil is considered the “best” oil to use in the wok because of its high smoking point.25 Oct 2010