Food

If I could buy one thing for my kitchen…

Dear Cooks,

I have a gift certificate to a kitchen store and nothing in my kitchen.  What are the absolute essential items I need to have to cook?

-Patricia

Dear Patricia,

You need one really good knife that you could use for chopping, dicing and paring.  We like this one:

You need one good, large pot that you could use to cook anything from pasta to soups to corn on the cob.  We like this one:

Lastly, you need a skillet to saute and fry. We like this one because it is oval so you can fit it on your stovetop along side other pots. Here’s our pick:

-The Cooks

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