FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:
Q: What is the Circulon HA Flat tawa used for?
A: You can use it to prepare your staple items such as pita, roti, chapati, paratha, dosa, phulka, naan, chilla and pesarattu. It can also be used to cook cutlets, eggs, French toasts, sandwiches and pancakes.
Q: How is it different from curved tawa?
A: Here, oil or the batter doesn’t gather in the middle; so you can use it to cook an uniformly proportioned and evenly cooked recipe, especially dosa.
Q: What is the cookware body made of?
A: The tawa features hard-anodized aluminium that makes it twice as hard as stainless steel. The heavy gauge aluminium body of this tawa will last for decades.
Q:What is hard anodized construction?
A: Hard-anodized aluminium means aluminium that has been specially processed to offer you twice the hardness and durability of stainless steel.
Q: How tough is it?
A: This tawa has undergone various stress and abrasion tests to ensure durability. If you use it properly, it will last for a lifetime.
Q: What does a TOTAL food release system mean?
A: It is an exclusive food release technology with raised circles on the cookware surface that help to reduce abrasion and increase your cookware's life.
Q: What are hi-low grooves?
A: Circulon turned cookware’s flat, ordinary cooking surface into a series of raised concentric circles. This is hi-low grooves. This helps you to experience the best of healthy cooking and enjoy zero oil cooking. The hi-low grooves pattern ensure that food won't stick or burn even when you are cooking for a prolonged period.
Q: Is this tawa safe/healthy?
A: Yes, it is completely safe for everyday use and has been attested by US FDA. You need not worry about any reaction while cooking different food types as it is eco-friendly and 100% PFOA free, lead-free and cadmium-free.
Q: How is its heat conductivity?
A: With the unmatched thickness of 4mm hard anodized aluminium, the tawa offers exceptional heat conductivity and retention, promoting faster cooking and helping you to save time, effort and cooking gas.
Q: What kind of coating has been used?
A: US FDA approved non-stick coating from Chemours (USA) that is 100% PFOA free, 100% Lead-free & 100% Cadmium free has been used on the inside of the tawa.
Q: How durable is the coating?
A: The coating is extremely durable and provides exceptional persistence.
Q: What is the handle made out of, are they durable?
A: The handle is made of heat-resistant cast stainless steel that stays cool even if you are cooking for a long period due to its specially designed arch structure.
Yes, the handle is extremely durable and stable and has been designed for your comfort and ease of use.
Q: Is it dishwasher safe?
Q: Is it Induction safe?
Q. What is Oil Mister?
A. It is a savvy tool to minimise and monitor the oil you use and the amount of consumption. It employs a simple method of pump and press to create a fine mist of the oil that you have filled in the jar.
This helps you monitor the quality and quantity of oil you are using and help you reduce fat consumption as well as save cooing oil.
This versatile item can also be used for various other liquids such as vinegar, lemon juice and so on.
Q. Can this oil spray be used to hold other liquids, apart from vegetable oil, and use them?
A. It can hold other liquids like olive oil, sauce, vinegar, water, lemon juice, lime juice, sauce, sherry or wine etc.
Q. Is this non-aerosol?
A. Yes. It has a pump mechanism!
Q. What is the benefit of this as opposed to a normal spray bottle that you would use for water and the like?
A. This creates a fine and even mist unlike gusts of sprinkle that you get in a normal spray bottle. About 5 ml. 1 teaspoon.
Q. What is it made of?
A. The cover is made of Tritan plastic while the body is made of soda-lime glass.
Q. Is the material used safe?
A. Yes. It is US FDA approved.
Q. How much oil can this spray bottle hold?
A. You can store upto 170ml / 5.75oz liquid. However, you are recommended to fill it till 110 ml for easy pumping.
Q. How much mist is approximately dispensed with one spray?
A. Approximately 5ml or 1 teaspoon.
Q. Does it consistently mist, or sometimes stream the oil?
A. It consistently mists.
Q. Is this a light mist, or a heavy spray or somewhere in between?
A. It’s a fine even mist!
Q. Does it need to be pumped before each use to be pressurized?
A. Yes. You need to pump the cap 10 to 15 times or until you feel resistance that indicates that sufficient air pressure exists to deliver an even spray.
Q. Does it clog?
A. Yes it can, but can be washed with mild soap solution and reused when dry
Q. Is it dishwasher safe?
Q. How to clean it?
A. Hand wash all parts with warm soapy water. Let air dry.
Q. Can it be used if the oil is solidified?
A. No. Liquids only.
Q. Can you put coconut oil in this?
A. You can use any kind of liquid. However, it is advised to not use this for semi-fluid or solidified ingredients (during winters coconut oil gets solidified).
Q. Does it come with any warranty?
Q. If using for salad dressing, can I mix olive oil and balsamic vinegar in the same bottle and just give it a good shake before I spray?
A. Yes. You can use it to mix and match more than one ingredients provided they are liquids.
Q. Can you use this bottle for essential oils?
Q. Can this bottle, once filled, be stored in the fridge?
A. Store it in a cool or dry place unless it is a dressing that needs to be refrigerated.
Q. Do you need to tilt it to keep spraying?
A. You might have to tilt it a little when the liquid is less or is about to get over- to be sucked by dip-tube.
Q. Will this sprayer work with just oil or do I have to mix oil and water to create a fine mist?
A. It will work just fine with oil. You don’t need to add water.