Le Creuset Signature Cast-Iron 3 1/2-Qt. Essential Oven
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Stews, casseroles and one-pot meals cook beautifully in this enameled cast-iron sauteuse, which is compact enough for taking to a potluck. The wide base is great for browning meats on the stovetop before slow braising or roasting in the oven.
- 3 1/2-qt. cap.
- Sloped sides facilitate easy stirring; wide cooking surface is ideal for browning and searing.
- Enameled cast-iron construction boasts superior heat retention and requires no additional seasoning.
- Enamel interior's light sand color makes it easy to monitor food while cooking, ensuring less sticking and burning.
- Dimensions & More Info
- 3 1/2-qt. cap.
- 10" diam., 5" high.
- 5.6 lb. with lid.
- Made in France.
- Oversize handles provide a secure grip, even while wearing oven mitts.
- Stabilizers in the lid prevent rocking, keeping it snugly in place.
- Enamel interior resists staining, dulling and wear and tear.
- Ergonomic black composite knob is oven safe up to 500°F.
- Dishwasher safe for fast, convenient cleanup.
- Use & Care
- Ideal for use on any cooktop, including induction.
- For best results, use low to medium heat on cooktop.
- Oven and broiler safe; knob is oven safe to 500°F.
- Use wood, plastic or heat-resistant nylon tools to avoid scratching the enamel surface.
- Do not slide pan on stovetop.
- Enamel can chip or crack if dropped or banged on hard surface.
- Allow to cool before washing.
- Dishwasher safe.
- Avoid using steel wool, steel scouring pads, harsh detergents or abrasive cleansers.
- Stubborn food residue and stains can be removed with a nylon scrubbing pad or sponge.
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Rated 5 out of 5 by cmcinc from This is one of my favorites! This 3 1/2 QT Sauteuse is a great pot. It's the perfect size for up to four. The bottom has slightly curved sides so it reduces sauces and makes whisking a breeze. The size is perfect for soups, stews, braising, frying and even baking. And even though the edges are rounded there is adequate floor space in the pan. This pot is lighter than other Le Creuset but works the same and cleans up beautifully. Don't cook on too high a flame and you will just rinse the pot each time you use it.Date published: 2018-03-04Rated 5 out of 5 by Beautiful Mint from The MINT is gorgeous!!! I have many Le Creuset pieces, my latest being this one in the new and exclusive MINT. All I can say is that its too beautiful for words....Date published: 2018-02-04Rated 5 out of 5 by Jesse from An essential for any kitchen! I am a huge fan of Le Creuset and this little pot is a home run! It is truly a work horse during the week for quick simple meals and makes a great sausage and peppers meal!Date published: 2018-01-24Rated 5 out of 5 by Lisa from My favorite every day pot!! Love this wide and low 3 1/2 qt Le Creuset pot. I use it for stew, sauté, steam, oven roasting and etc. It has become my go to pot. I have refused Le Creuset for years when family member gifted them to us as wedding presents, or pass-me-down from M-I-L, concerned of the heavy weight of cast iron. Then I ran into this one, the size is perfect for our family of 4, the weight is still manageable when filled, and the lower sides provide daily versatility. I am glad I discovered LC thru this sauteuse pot.Date published: 2017-09-10