SSC Featherweight Cast Iron Wok
$ 170.00 USD
Meet what may just become your ultimate kitchen workhorse. This sleek unibody wok is made from nearly indestructible cast iron that ensures even heating and amazing heat retention, but the most amazing feature is its lightweight construction. At just 2.0 mm in thickness, it is light enough to toss and flip any stir fry you throw at it without breaking a sweat, and the wok's handle is completely hollow, further reducing its weight.
This Featherweight Cast Iron Wok is preseasoned and ready for immediate use. It is safe for all cook surfaces and features a flat bottom, so there is no need for a wok ring. Please also note that the wok has a heat-resistant silicon coating to ensure longevity.
About Sanjo Special Cast
Sanjo Special Cast (SSC) is located in Tsubame Sanjo, a town in Niigata Prefecture that is synonymous with metalworking. Their invention of a ductile, graphite-rich FCD cast iron material allows for the creation of extremely strong yet thin cookware that boasts top-quality heat retention and distribution at a fraction of the weight.
Materials: FCD cast iron, heat-resistant silicon coating
Dimensions: 17.8" L (with handle) x 11.4" D (interior) x 6.1" H
Thickness: 2 mm (side wall), 2.5 mm (bottom)
Weight: Approx. 3.3 lbs
Care: After first use, wash well using detergent, then dry immediately and thoroughly. On subsequent uses, clean with a non-metallic scrub brush using no detergent while the wok is still warm, again drying immediately and thoroughly. Please see our rikumo journal entry for more tips on caring for your cast iron cookware.
Tsubame Sanjo, Japan