Multipurpose Tongs

- May 02, 2018-

  It's the rare utensil that does both turning and mixing well, but tongs, either metal or wooden, sometimes work. Flipping steaks or chops with tongs is straightforward -- simply grab the side of the meat with the tongs and turn it. To mix with tongs, repeatedly lift up some ingredients and drop them down, a technique that works best with pasta and vegetables.