How to Correctly Use a Cleaver Knife

Cleaver knives tend to be favorites amongst professionals but regular cooks shouldn’t be intimidated by them at all. They might look tough but they’re just gentle giants of your knife collection. You just need to know how to use them correctly and today we’re going to teach you how. But before getting into that, let me quickly summarize cleavers for you. A Cleaver is a relatively large knife that can vary in its shape but usually has a rectangular blade. It is often used as a kitchen or butcher knife intended for hacking through thin or soft bones and sinew as well as thicker vegetables. A lot of chefs prefer cleavers to their chef's knives since they can be more versatile and practical. Here is one:
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Coolina Knives in Action

Today, we wanted to share a very special video where one of our loyal customers is trying out our knives and most importantly, inspiring all of us with his top-notch knife skills. It is incredible how he can put these knives to use so effortlessly. Just take a look. It naturally makes us fall in love with the knives and with the handmade craft even more. 
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Recipes to Celebrate Coolina’s Anniversary

August is a very special month for us at Coolina and our community as it is the month of our anniversary. 26th of August is the 3 year anniversary of Coolina and we are so delighted to celebrate it with a nice cookout. We thought you might like to join the celebration yourself. So we gathered a nice menu of delicious recipes for a summer cookout...
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The one kitchen knife that will get you excited for meal prep

Some people say that their favorite part of cooking is “meal prep”, some insist on the opposite. It’s a debatable subject indeed. But we have noticed that professional chefs are the ones who love meal prep and we like to think that it’s because of the ability to show off their amazing knife skills. And It's mainly the home cooks that don’t enjoy it. But we want to change that. 
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This Multipurpose pan will change the way you cook

Because chefs are choosy about their cooking gear, items are rarely recommended by more than one chef. The EXCUTO™ - Hand-Forged Pure Iron Pan is an exception. Pros from all over the world write to us about this pan every day telling us how nice and easy it is to use and how many different dishes they cook in it. This pan is recommended by so many cooks that we just had to tell you about it. What makes it so great? Read on.
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4th of July BBQ Ideas

4th of July is coming upon us and we all know that it’s practically the BBQ holiday. Now, the pressure is on to find the most delicious grilling recipes even if it’s just for the family this year. But don’t you worry; we are here to take that pressure off of your shoulders with this list of extremely delicious and easy 4th of July BBQ recipes. 
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