These Kuhn Rikon Chef’s Tongs function perfectly when you need to grab thin strips of bacon. They are especially useful when you use a bacon press to make the bacon very flat. These tongs are made of flexible stainless-steel, do not use with non-stick or enamel cookware. The chef’s tongs have a variety of uses, such as testing food with its forked end. These Sometimes tongs are commonly quite large, and used for BBQ, or flipping filets in the pan, however, these Kuhn Rikon 11.5” Chef’s Tongs are perfect for smaller jobs around the kitchen. These tongs are Ideal for flipping toast, potato pancakes, or even pulling pickles out of a jar. The benefits of this item are limitless. The comfort grip at the base allows for a no slip hold, and provides the user with comfort.