Le Creuset Signature Enameled Cast Iron 11 3/4" Skillet : When your table is full of family and guests, this large skillet tackles super-size cooking portions with ease. The convenient shallow and sloping sides allow for speedy evaporation. The two pouring spouts and a helper handle make lifting and transferring foods a breeze. Glossy porcelain enamel cast iron with a nonreactive finish doesn't require seasoning and is easy to clean. The mainstay of French chefs for nearly a century, Le Creuset cookware features bold and bright colors in a variety of shapes and sizes to suit any culinary need. Each enameled cast iron cookware piece is skillfully finished by hand. Dishwasher-safe, but hand-washing is recommended. Made in France. 2 1/2 Quart capacity. 7 lbs. 11 3/4" Dia. x 2"H. Product Features Molded of cast iron with an expertly enameled glossy porcelain coating Versatile for stovetop, oven and broiler Highest quality porcelain enamel coating is impermeable to odors and stains Foods will not react with the enameled finish Easy-clean enamel surfaces are scratch-resistant Superior conduction of heat promotes faster cooking times Even distribution and retention of heat ensures cookware stays hot longer Two pouring spouts and helper handle makes lifting and food transfer easy Suited for stovetops including electric, gas, ceramic, halogen and induction Oven-safe to 500 F and broiler-safe Bright color choices coordinate with virtually any home decor
When I'm in the Kitchen, I become: Kitchen Diva/King
I bought this to replace an older skillet of the same brand that after 21 years was beginning to lose its non stick surface. I know this one will give me the same great service that the old one provided. I own a lot of this brand but this skillet is the one I use almost daily and is my go to friend in the kitchen.
1of1voted this as helpful.
Review 3 for Le Creuset Signature Enameled Cast Iron 11 3/4" Skillet
PostedNovember 28, 2013
My Cooking Level:Advanced
When I'm in the Kitchen, I become: Cooking Enthusiast
I tend to cook meals that are:Healthy
This cookware lasts almost forever (well, mine is going on 50 years) and looks almost as good as it did the day we received it as a wedding present.
2of2voted this as helpful.
Review 4 for Le Creuset Signature Enameled Cast Iron 11 3/4" Skillet
Perfect size and even heating!
PostedOctober 29, 2013
My Cooking Level:Advanced
When I'm in the Kitchen, I become: Self-proclaimed Gourmet
I tend to cook meals that are:Hearty
Cooking Idol/Inspiration:Dave Lieberman
This is the perfect sized skillet for everything from omelets to pan sauteing steak. it also heats evenly so there are no hot spots so you get burnt spots on the food. It is a bit expensive, but lasts forever. Totally recommend it for anyone who can afford it.