Description: Crafted in Italy, the Lagostina Opera Cookware Collection brings elegance to everyday meals with its artfully sculpted curves highlighted in mirror-polished steel. A seasoned, carbon-steel skillet is equally as reliable from your kitchen to the campfire. This set will last a lifetime and is everything I'd hoped for - heats up quickly, evenly, sears and browns beautifully - fantastic purchase! Since the company was founded in 1896, Lodge has been producing high-quality cast iron products, like skillets, pots, serving dishes, griddles, and dutch ovens. I love my Lodge cast iron pre-seasoned pans. I purchased the Lodge 5-piece cast iron cookware as a gift for my husband who always wanted to cook with cast iron.
The seasoning process can be long and these just need a few uses to get up and running. Whether she follows recipes closely or prefers to experiment, there's a cool culinary tool for her out there. Always dry your pan thoroughly after washing. Properly cared for these pieces will last a lifetime. This pan does not have pouring spouts on the sides. Using superior heat distribution, this pan set ensures even cooking temperature throughout your dish and keeps it warmer longer. With the right preparation, maintenance and usage, you can end up with an all-natural cook surface that rivals the usefulness and ease of care of a specially designed pot or pan.
Please note, the estimated delivery timeframe displayed at checkout combines the time to process your order, transit time to our International export facility plus the processing time to ship it outside of the United States. Eggs, pancakes, bacon, beef, chicken all turn out perfectly. Also, additional restrictions may apply. Lodge cast iron is made in the United States, and it is of heirloom quality. Click to see a list of supported countries by region. I hope this information is helpful to you.
Overstock offered an incredible deal on this wonderful starter set. Lodge Cookware There are many benefits to cooking with cast-iron, and at Williams-Sonoma we have the goods with Lodge Cast Iron Cookware. This entire 5-Piece Cookware Set is foundry-seasoned for a natural, easy release surface that actually improves with each use. You can find Lodge cast iron in a variety of styles, from casserole dishes to reversible grill pans. Plus unlike Chinese made cast iron the bottoms of these pans are very smooth and they are well seasoned form the manufacturer keeping the food from sticking.
Through all their years of experience, Lodge has perfected the craft of working with cast iron to manufacture some of the most durable cookware in the industry. However, when I received the set, the handle on the smallest skillet was completely broken off - I didn't even know cast iron could break, but this was. I wanted to get sturdy cookware. To remove the rust use white vinegar and a nylon scour pad. I have now used most of the pieces right on top of the wood stove. From versatile power skillets to all-in-one pot sets, here are our picks for the best cast-iron cookware. Grill pans, Dutch ovens, frying pans and gratin dishes are all available in varying combinations.
I also cooked chicken and other fresh vegetables in the large skillet, and an omelet on the griddle. After trying to season them in the oven 3 times, I still can't use this cookware without having food stick. Tried them out this weekend and everything went well. Conducts heat well and sturdy cast iron pre seasoned but seasoned again before use. The Lodge family founded the company in 1896, and they still own it today.
After some use it is starting to go away, but the first few times I found it more difficult to get the non-stick aspect that is so highly desired from these pans. This seasoning trick is what I have been told. The satin-finish, stainless-steel interiors beautifully brown foods and maintain. Whether you are replacing old, scratched up cookware or buying a starter set, this set has everything you need to become a cast iron cook. Also, by incorporating Lodge cookware into your collection of kitchen supplies, you can provide your staff with the ability to create grill marks or other techniques that would otherwise not be possible on an indoor range. Use it for everything from frying chicken and baking casseroles to simmering soups and chili.
The ultra-thick Lagofusion® three-ply construction delivers superior heat diffusion throughout the base and up the sides, so. She didnt trust that they would so I waited until she came over to open the box. Each cookware set in this collection is different, and different brands may deliver distinct items that suit your needs better. Lodge cast iron is unbeatable for cooking. These came packaged very securely and had not problems with shipping.
It can be difficult to get the right seasoning, and this pre-seasoned set is well worth it. From stovetop to your kitchen table, you can use this cast iron set to fry up and serve delicious eggs, bacon, seafood, chicken, and other meats. Once you place an order, you or someone you know can pick it up at a Sears store, have it shipped to over 100 countries—whatever is most convenient for you. It looks nice, is durable, and gets the job done at a great price. I have used them on the stove frying, stewing and in the oven baking bread and casseroles.