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About the Quince Coring Tool

As described on the website, the Quince Coring Tool is made of galvanized steel, also known as carbon steel. Likely this may be your first experience with galvanized steel (carbon steel) cutlery. Few cooks, other than professionals, have much experience … Continue reading

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Using the Coring Tool to hollow veggies for dolma

The Armenian ladies of greater Fresno taught me how to use the Coring Tool to quickly and, almost effortlessly (I said almost!), remove the gritty core of quince, but the tool’s greater applications in the Armenian kitchen became obvious really … Continue reading

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Peeling and Cutting Quince

Fresh off the tree, a quince is covered in fuzz that needs to be removed before you can peel the fruit. Commercially, quince is gently rubbed with brushes to remove the fuzz; in the home kitchen, I gently rub the … Continue reading

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