Staub cast iron cookware retains heat and distributes it evenly, making food more consistent in texture and taste. The special ceramic bottom also makes it possible for use on all types of heating surfaces. In addition to having these technical merits, it's attractive appearance make it possible for the dish to go straight from the stove to the table. During manufacturing, a sand mold is made for each cast iron piece and then it's destroyed-making each piece unique unto itself.
The Black matte enamel coating is indestructible; chip resistant without discoloring. Use for starters, individual side dishes, desserts, mini meals, condiments or decorations. Cast iron construction retains heat keeping it warm after being taken out of the oven. Serve soup, scalloped potatoes, carrots, tart tatin, fruit crisps, cobblers, creme brulee, etc.
Safe for use in dishwasher, although hand washing recommended.