Hampton Forge Skandia Totem in Metallic Black

So, coloring flatware something other than silver is quite the thing. People like seeing cutlery in gold and copper but not made of gold and copper. And everyone really likes black cutlery these days it seems. One way is anodizing the metal which works pretty good but will scratch and wear off eventually. But here is […]

Certine Flatware – Black Ceramic Cutlery

In the past we have talked about how there are concerns that stainless steel and especially silver in cutlery can affect the flavor of your food. Some people have gone so far as using gold plated flatware. The restaurant Opus 10 is owned by David Muise, he and his business partner, Bill Todd, have designed […]

Silver cutlery makes food tastes bad

According to an article from Ben Spencer of the Daily Mail Online: Despite centuries of tradition, scientists say that fine cutlery is made of the wrong stuff. Silver knives, forks and spoons make certain types of food taste unpleasant, they have discovered. Silver cutlery found to make certain types of food taste unpleasant Stainless steel, which […]

Fifty years of marriage and fifty years with the same cutlery!?

A retired couple have been using the same set of cutlery for 50 years – meaning it has been used 51,918 times. Fred and Val O’Hanlon got the 56-piece set the year they were married in 1964 and not a single spoon or knife has gone missing. Grandmother Val, 73, said: “It has seen 50 […]