A wok is a deep round-bottom cooking pot invented in China. Woks are used in Chinese cooking techniques, including stir-frying, pan-frying, poaching, boiling, searing, stewing, making soup and roasting nuts.
Now you are going to read our complete T fal wok review. T-fal, a company has been working in the market since 1971. All T-fal products are conceived and created based on one main idea: to make life a little easier without compromising on results.
T fal nonstick 14” wok is one of T-fal’s popular products. This wok is very deep and very nice to look at. It can make you fall in love at first sight. Haha! This aluminum wok looks very beautiful and classy in black color. T fal wok is made with aluminum and of course, it is an advanced hard anodized nonstick wok. This wok is best for traditional cooking techniques like stir-frying, boiling, stewing, making soup etc. It is a great wok with so many features that make this wok easy to use. Let’s take a look at the features of this wok.
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Features of T fal Ultimate Hard Anodized, Nonstick 14 in. Wok
The first thing you notice when you look at a T fal wok is its black shiny finish with a classic look. It’s not the most glamorous wok, but it’s also not bad and boring either. This wok is quite large, the 14 “black wok looks very nice and the polished aluminum makes it even shinier. Two handles also fit well with this wok, which gives it a traditional look.
The T fal wok is quite large and deep so that it can hold a lot of food. The depth of this wok makes it easy to move the dishes, which gives equal heat and does not burn any part of the food. Even if you accidentally burn the food, you know that this wok is nonstick. You can easily clean the wok with hot water and soap. And you know that food never sticks to a nonstick wok. The inside of this wok is not completely rounded. The bottom is slightly flattened so that heat is evenly distributed. And since the bottom is a little flat, the wok looks professional and traditional.
As you can see in the picture, this aluminum wok in black color looks very classy. This T fal deep wok looks very durable with two handles. It’s actually quite durable. You can understand how durable the wok is by following the feedback from different buyers, which we have given below. If you look at the bottom of this wok, you can see that there is a beautiful pattern. Not only is it beautiful to look at it also helps a lot in conducting heat.
You can call this T fal wok a real workhorse in the kitchen. You can call it a donkey because donkeys are also very useful. Haha! The hard-anodized aluminum of this wok retains perfect heat and this wok has a much stronger protective layer than the original metal. Which makes it corrosion and scratch-resistant; also it does not react with acidic food. So you can cook all kinds of acidic or alkaline food! You don’t have to be afraid. The T fal wok is scratch-resistant and has a toxin-free nonstick interior. It is made for everyday use and keeps the food sliding smoothly along the surface. Which makes cooking easier and easier to clean. The wok is suitable for all stovetops (except induction); Secure up to 400° F in the oven. This wok is dishwasher-safe; PFOA, lead, and cadmium-free.
The T fal wok has a riveted silicone handle which is extremely comfortable. The handle is designed for safety; there will be no damage to the hand by the handle. The handle does not get hot so you can easily hold the handle and move while cooking. This wok has a support handle. A support handle provides extra support when lifting and unloading which maintains balance. The company will not provide any lid/cover with this wok.
78% of users rated this wok 5-star and 13% of users rated it 4-star. From this, you can guess how good the wok is and how durable it is. Most people want to know the durability of the handle of this wok. Because the handle breaks quickly. The handle of this wok is very durable. With this wok, you can play table tennis without any problem. You can also play badminton. (Joke)
As you know that this wok is nonstick and made of ultimate hard anodized aluminum. Aluminum easily cleans to keep its original shiny finish. According to many buyer reviews, This wok is nonstick but not completely scratch-resistant. Many buyers have complained about this. The company claims that the product is completely scratch resistant, but after use, the color of the wok sometimes gets damaged. Some buyers have made these complaints. These were much earlier models. The French model wok was not scratch-resistant. Now the Chinese version has gained a good reputation in the market. Most buyers have appreciated this new model wok. Even then, if you use the wok carefully, scratches will not be a problem. When stirring food with a spoon, stir it gently so that scratch will not be a problem.
T Fal Wok Frequently Asked Question
1. What is the depth and bottom diameter of the wok?
Ans: Bottom diameter 6.5 inches, inside depth 3.25 inches.
2. Does this wok have a flat bottom?
Ans: Yes. A small one across a few inches to stay evenly on top of the stove.
3. Can this wok be used for high heat frying?
Ans: Yes, it can be used for high heat frying. This is a good wok, everyone recommends it!
4. Is this wok made for induction cooktop?
Ans: I think it works on all types of cooktops because there is a red core at the bottom of the wok that allows for faster heating. Even in a regular stove kitchen, it is a bit slippery.
5. Can I use this on an electric stove?
Ans: Yes, you can.
- Huge wok
- Nonstick, cleaning super easy
- Even heating, superior heat distribution
- this wok doesn’t come with lid.
- It is non-stick so there are some special guidelines for use / care that should be followed if you want the non-stick cover to continue working. It can be a ‘con’ if no one pays attention.
I have literally used this wok every day for over a year now. If I could, I would give it ten stars. From cakes to deep fries I cooked every meal on the stove and cooked one pot of food slowly for 2 to 6 hours. Makes the perfect popcorn, almost every kernel popped. Only the bad side doesn’t come with the lid.Yvonne Rodriquez, a user
We bought it for a gift and it is a great wok. 14-inch size would be nice for cooking. Fast shipping. We are very happy with our purchase.CAS, a buyer
This wok is large. You can cook a lot of food in it. Restricted by your recipe only. The non-stick surface is easy to clean.Dave Preston, Cherry Hill, NJ United States
So there you go. How was the T fal wok review? The T fal wok by T-fal may not fulfill every cook’s requirement. But it is definitely easy to use, aluminum wok with a cool grip handle and nonstick interior. Every cook will love this wok because of its large surface and ease to use. If you are looking for a wok, you can definitely check this t fal wok.
We talk about another nonstick wok which is Ken Hom wok. If you want to know more about woks, you can read this article.