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Kamikoto is a Chinese-based manufacturer of high-end Japanese-style knives. These knives retail for some pretty high prices, even when compared to brands like Yoshihiro that hand-make their blades using high-quality steel.
Your kitchen’s knives represent a great opportunity to show some personality. They’re vital tools, used in preparing almost every dish (except baking, although you still have to slice apples to make a pie). Many people, myself included, will suggest that you splurge on a chef’s knife you like as your first large kitchen purchase.
You’ve probably read that Teflon is toxic. Even though manufacturers have carefully removed a number of toxic chemicals from the manufacturing process, it’s still the source of some pretty serious safety concerns when it’s used in cookware. But why? Are all non-stick coatings toxic? And what are the alternatives?