05/17/2012 12:12 pm ET | Updated Aug 31, 2012

Why You Should Use A Wooden Spoon

Lara Welch asks, "Why do some recipes mention using a wooden spoon, specifically, to stir? Why wooden over plastic?"

Hi, Laura,
There are a few properties that a wooden spoon has that make it favored by chefs:

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