Le Creuset Square Grill Pan with Panini Press : The distinctive ribbed base on Le Creuset's panini pan with press adds char-grilled flavor to meats, poultry, fish and vegetables. After a light greasing with oil, additional fat or oil is not needed to enjoy the benefits of low-fat cooking. Grease is held between the ribs of the base to prepare healthier entrees. The deep-sided design of this square grill pan prevents splattering, and dual spouts allow easy pouring of juices. Allows easy deglazing after cooking using water, stock or wine, enabling flavors and juices of cooking to be served "au jus" with the dish. Deliciously grills everything from asparagus to salmon right on your stove top, steaks, hamburgers and panini sandwiches. Helper handle provides easy transport. Glossy porcelain-enamel cast-iron features nonreactive finish that builds a patina to allow nearly 100% fat-free cooking. Does not require seasoning. Made in France. Dishwasher-safe. The ideal grill press for creating panini sandwiches and crisp bruschetta, steaks or seafood. The panini press and grill pan sears the top and bottom of foods simultaneously. The 9" Sq. press can also remove excess fat for low-fat cooking. Cast-iron press with matte-black porcelain enamel cooking surface does not require seasoning. Made in France. Dishwasher-safe. Le Creuset is consistently chosen by leading chefs, restauranteurs and home connoisseurs for its cooking advantages, performance and style. Bright color choices are the signature style at Le Creuset to enliven your world of serving and entertaining. The best gourmet meals deserve the cooking finesse of Le Creuset. Product Features Grill pan is molded and handcrafted of cast-iron with an expertly-enameled glossy-porcelain coating Highest-quality, porcelain-enamel coating is chip-, crack- and stain- resistant, and impermeable to odors and stains Foods will not react with the enameled finish Enjoy healthier cooking as deep ribs separate grease from food Superior conduction of heat promotes faster cooking times Bold and dynamic pan colors match Le Creuset enameled cast-iron cookware Panini ribbed press of even-heating cast-iron provides the balanced weight to create authentic grill marks simultaneously with grill pan Heavy weight presses grease from food Matte black porcelain-enamel finish does not require seasoning For nearly a century, Le Creuset has consistently been the preferred choice of chefs around the world for its cooking advantages, performance and style
When I'm in the Kitchen, I become: Self-proclaimed Gourmet
I Love Le Creuset, I have many pieces of the cook ware. It is my preferred cookware. The new Grill Pan is easy to use and works just great. The press is really helpful in cooking meats that are very thick.