A key cookware material, enamel is both pretty and practical. Discuss how to care for it, when to use it, and where to buy it with fellow Chowhounds.

Macy's Recalls Martha Stewart Collection Enamel Cast Iron Casseroles Due to Laceration and Burn Hazard

by riverwalk 7 years ago

http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml11/11308.html Release #11-308 Firm's Recall Hotline: (888) 257-5949 C...


medlar commented 20 days ago

Seasoning Enameled Cast Iron

by philly888 8 years ago

I just bought my first piece of enameled cast iron, a Le Creuset 5.5 QT Round French Oven. Now, I know both Le Creuse...


seefoo commented 1 month ago

Enameled Cast Iron- Staub, Lodge or Le Creuset?

by Vetter 9 years ago

I want a big dutch oven that I can use for years and years in a cheery color. I don't want to settle for a cheaper pr...


seefoo commented 2 months ago

Le Creuset White enamel - EGGS STICKING!

by laurajane 8 years ago

HEllo! I am the proud owner of several Le Creuset pieces, as of Christmas 2009. I have, since I started using the w...


charro commented 4 months ago

Enameled Cast Iron - need the final word on seasoning

by matchswain 7 years ago

Hello all, My apologies for the long post. After years of envy, I've slowly accumulated a few pieces of enamele...


HabaneroLady commented 5 months ago

Vintage Cousances - dulled enamel safe?

by wordvois 4 years ago

Just acquired a Cousances 18 covered saucepan w/handle. It has some rust underside of the lid, and what's left of th...


alexrander commented 6 months ago

Benefits of enameled & porcelain cast iron over traditional cast iron?

by johnnyscience 5 years ago

Looking to add a high quality American made cast iron 12"ish skillet for searing & getting that awesome crust on stea...


kaleokahu commented 8 months ago

Repair/Replace Le Creuset Lid

by MMRuth 10 years ago

Well, I seem to be accident prone lately - first the lid flew off the fridge and decapitated the Swiss Diamond frying...


sim1 commented 9 months ago

repairing/re-surfacing enamel-coated cast iron

by schipperke 7 years ago

I have a wonderful old Danish dutch (oxymoron?) oven, which my mother-in-law brought back from Europe about 50 years ...


kaleokahu commented 9 months ago

Le Creuset 15.5 Quart Dutch Oven

by BigBeard 3 years ago

Hi all, I bought a Le Creuset 15.5 quart dutch oven back in August of 2014. I enjoyed using the pot, until today. ...


nrg359 commented 10 months ago

Your favorite Le Creuset color

by Monica 11 years ago

Orange(or was it called Flame) is my favorite...though I ended up ordering red since orange wasn't available.


kaleokahu commented 11 months ago

Help! Chipped enamel on LeCreuset

by verak 7 years ago

I have inherited a LeCreuset Dutch oven that has several chips pitting the cooking surface. Is it safe to use this p...


bradbunnin commented 11 months ago

Can't get my Le Creuset interior clean

by krystinamarie 4 years ago

Hey there, Hoping that one of you lovely people can help me out! I have a 7.25 quart enameled Le Creuset Dutch oven....


jounipesonen commented 1 year ago

tramontina enameled cast iron?

by Hungry Celeste 11 years ago

On the shelves of my local WalMart: nifty-looking dark green enameled cast iron skillets, buffet casseroles, etc. T...


Thymus commented 1 year ago

Le Creuset Saucepan ID Help Please!

by ipenned 1 year ago

Does anyone know what year / generation this #16 Le Creuset saucepan is from? I came across this on the 'net and I ca...


drrayeye commented 1 year ago

unseasoned cast iron pots and pans with enamel outside

by daisydo 6 years ago

is there any brand that makes cast iron cookware that are not enameled from inside but enameled only outside.


dtremit commented 1 year ago

Is this Dansk pot beyond repair?

by redgeranium 2 years ago

Bought this secondhand Dansk Dutch oven. Interior was very discolored - have done two rounds with hydrogen peroxide &...


drrayeye commented 1 year ago

Question for Staub users - interior enamel

by IHeartRobots 4 years ago

Hi all, I've got a question for Staub users about the texture of the interior enamel. I own a couple of Staub pie...


cwill88 commented 1 year ago

Enameled non-cast iron

by skyisred 2 years ago

I'm in need of a good saucepan and was ready to spend money on Le Creuset.... until I tried lifting it. Nope, not for...


Ryuthrowsstuff commented 2 years ago