Even Woodworkers Say They 'Couldn't be More Pleased' with This Mineral Oil for Wood Cutting Boards
There are tons of different types of cutting boards to choose from, but nothing quite compares to a beautiful, high-quality one made of solid wood. These wooden cutting boards will last you a lifetime—if they're properly cared for. But we simple humans unfortunately do many things that cause harm to our wooden boards. We wash them with dish soap and water, leave them soaking wet, and don't protect or season them properly.
The best way to keep them in top shape is by routinely using a mineral oil for wooden cutting boards—and nearly 20,000 shoppers left five-star ratings on Amazon for one from Thirteen Chefs. The Thirteen Chefs Mineral Oil for Wood Cutting Boards is a food-grade oil made for all types of wooden surfaces, like countertops and butcher blocks, too. It helps protect wood from water damage that can lead to cracks and rot by hydrating the wood and creating a protective barrier.
It's also incredibly easy to use. To treat your wooden cutting boards, pour a small amount—you can add more as you go—of mineral oil on the surface and use a clean cotton cloth, or even just your hands, to rub it all over the surface, sides, and back until you have an even coating. Let it sit for at least four hours, up to overnight, and then wipe away any excess before you use it again.
To buy: Thirteen Chefs Mineral Oil for Wood Cutting Boards, $13 (originally $17) at amazon.com
What's particularly special about this mineral oil from Thirteen Chefs is that it's also safe to use on other materials like marble, bamboo, soapstone, and stainless steel, and can prevent rust and stains from forming. Plus, it's currently on sale for only $13 per 12-ounce bottle.
One shopper—who's also a professional woodworker—says that they have tried many different types of mineral oils on all the pieces of furniture and cutting boards they make in their business, but that they "couldn't be more pleased" with this one by Thirteen Chefs.
"I have tried many cutting board finishes, and although they may hold up well, they don't seem to do justice to the beauty of the wood's grain," the shopper writes. "I couldn't be more pleased with how this food-grade mineral oil highlighted the beauty of the grain; close up it truly looks 3D!...It is such a beautiful finish, I am almost tempted to try it on a small table to see how it holds up and use additional coats of it like a furniture polish to maintain the finish. Give it a try, you won't be disappointed!"
Buy a bottle—or two, at this price—of Thirteen Chefs Mineral Oil for Wood Cutting Boards while it's still on sale at Amazon and bring new life to all of your wood pieces.