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CAST OF CHARACTERS | Annie
CAST OF CHARACTERS | Annie

Our friend Annie Cole Arthur is a talented Charleston-based blacksmith whose metalworking career was forged from a passion for art blended with a love of science. When she's not putting her hands ...

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CAST OF CHARACTERS | Will
CAST OF CHARACTERS | Will

Will Copenhaver on the Dutch oven that ignited his passion for cast iron, why food tastes better when prepared in quality cookware, and how Smithey’s culture of craftsmanship is forging a new tradi...

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CAST OF CHARACTERS | Stephen
CAST OF CHARACTERS | Stephen

Smithey's commander of cast iron finishing on giving back, staff suppers, customer appreciation, and the joy of keeping Smithey’s home fires burning. Stephen, in addition t...

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A Letter From Isaac 4/1/20
A Letter From Isaac 4/1/20

Hello from all of us here at Smithey.  Our hearts are with all of the chefs, home cooks, cast iron connoisseurs, family members, and partners in our Smithey community.  This is an unprecedented moment for us all...

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The craft of American  Cast iron
The craft of American Cast iron

A behind the scenes look of how Smithey crafts premium American cast iron.  

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CAST OF CHARACTERS | Dennis
CAST OF CHARACTERS | Dennis

Smithey’s resident Quality Control Czar and a longtime cast iron collector shares his thoughts on the value of high standards. ...

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CAST OF CHARACTERS | Walter
CAST OF CHARACTERS | Walter

Smithey’s resident seasoning artist opens up about cast iron cooking, common misconceptions, and his personal seasoning technique known as "the right touch". Did you grow up w...

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A Letter from Isaac
A Letter from Isaac

November 26, 2019 Earlier this Fall, some old friends and I spent 10 days in southwestern Alberta. We have taken this trip for 20 years now. It is an annual pilgrimage where we marvel over the s...

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Handcrafted - The Farmhouse Skillet
Handcrafted - The Farmhouse Skillet

A genuine "Farmhouse" skillet, inspired by American Blacksmith design of the 18th and 19th century, the Smithey 12" Carbon steel skillet is as much of art as it is a cooking tool

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The Seasoning Guide Part 1
The Seasoning Guide Part 1

November 8, 2019 Let’s discuss the number one thing that we talk with people about here at Smithey: Seasoning.   A quick Google search yields more articles and videos than o...

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Cast of Characters | Trevor
Cast of Characters | Trevor

Behind every Smithey skillet and pan is a team of people dedicated to the highest standards of quality, craftsmanship, and service. (They’re also really fun and interesting and make frequent cameo...

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Welcome to Smithey Stories
Welcome to Smithey Stories

WHAT TO EXPECT FROM OUR NEW & EXPANDED BLOG Stories. Recipes. Tips. Interviews. Sneak peeks. Questions and answers. When it comes to talking with ...

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