Le Creuset Signature Cast-Iron Deep Sauté Pan
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Inspired by nearly a century of culinary craftsmanship, Le Creuset's Signature collection is an evolution of its enameled cast-iron cookware. Seamlessly blending classic form with the latest ergonomic innovations, this deep sauté pan is a versatile, kitchen mainstay.
- 4 1/4-qt. cap.
- Shallow enough for high-heat searing and sautéing yet deep enough for slow-cooking.
- Optimized for steady, even heat, Le Creuset's improved enamel interior resists staining, dulling, and wear and tear.
- Enameled cast-iron construction boasts superior heat-retention and requires no additional seasoning.
- Improved ergonomic, composite knob resists temperatures up to 500°F and provides a sure grip.
- Dishwasher safe for fast, convenient cleanup.
- Made in France.
- 4 1/4-qt. cap.
- Dimensions & More Info
- 12" diam., 31/2" high; 5 1/2" high with lid.
- 4 1/4-qt. cap.
- 13 lb.
- Enamel interior's light sand color makes it easy to monitor food while cooking, ensuring less sticking and burning.
- Stabilizers in the newly engineered lid prevent rocking, keeping the lid snugly in place.
- The versatile covered sauté pan can go from cooktop to oven to table.
- Made in France.
- Use & Care
- Ideal for use on any cooktop, including induction.
- For best results, use low to medium heat on cooktop.
- Oven and broiler safe; phenolic-resin 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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- More about Le Creuset
The first Le Creuset foundry opened in 1925 in Fresnoy-le-Grand, France, and specialized in cast-iron cookware. The cast-iron pieces are still made at the original factory, using the traditional techniques of hand forging and casting in individual sand molds. The brightly pigmented porcelain-enamel glaze that first set Le Creuset cookware apart from other cast-iron cookware now comes in a wide range of traditional and contemporary colors. In 2013, Le Creuset began producing innovative stainless-steel cookware in Portugal with lids that incorporate the same signature three-ring design as the company's classic cast-iron pieces. This stainless-steel collection was awarded the prestigious 2014 Red Dot Award for product design.
- WARRANTY INFORMATION
In 2019, Le Creuset has increased the Stoneware warranty from 5 years to 10 years.
This is a reflection of the confidence we have in our product performance and the company's commitment to producing quality stoneware.
WHAT DOES THIS WARRANTY COVER?
The warranty covers faulty workmanship and/or materials when the product is used in normal domestic conditions in accordance with the care and use instructions provided. It does not cover normal wear and tear, commercial use or misuse of the product.
Defective stoneware will be replaced free of charge, or replaced by a similar product or one of equivalent value if the original product is no longer in production. Replacement with the same color cannot be guaranteed.
WHAT DOES THIS WARRANTY NOT COVER?
Damage caused by normal wear and tear, accident, misuse, abuse or commercial use.
Scratches, stains, discoloration, corrosion or damage from overheating to the interior or exterior of the pan.
Consequential damage is expressly excluded from this warranty.
WHO IS COVERED BY THIS WARRANTY?
The warranty begins on the date of purchase by the original owner, whether a self-purchase or received as a gift.
TO MAKE A WARRANTY CLAIM
To make a warranty claim, consumers should call the Le Creuset helpline at 1-877-CREUSET (273-8738) to obtain a Returns Merchandise Authorization (RMA) number prior to mailing their cookware to us.
Once an authorization number is received, the product should be mailed to the address below. We recommend using a traceable means to return the product as Le Creuset of America, Inc., is not responsible for damages or lost or stolen merchandise. A return address and a brief note explaining the defect should also be included. Turnaround time on returns is typically two to four weeks after receipt of an item.
Le Creuset of America
114 Bob Gifford Blvd.
Early Branch, SC 29916
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Rated 3 out of 5 by TexEd from awkard design I have used this pan several times since getting it. it performs well with frying and making stews However, the fit, finish, and color is not as good as my other LC pans. I still cant get the LC sticker off the pan so am using it hoping it will come off eventually. the capacity and dimension is perfect for what I wanted. however, it is super heavy for the type handles it has. the thin longer handle is ok for lifting. the stubby helper feels way too small for the weight of the pan. its awkward moving it around. I would have preferred the handles from a dutch oven since they are easier to use on heavy cookware.Date published: 2018-12-14Rated 5 out of 5 by Soni from Beautiful and functional! I bought the white color and absolutely love it. Great size too! Heavy as expected but it doesn’t bother me at all. Another beautiful to my Le Creuset collection!Date published: 2018-10-15Rated 5 out of 5 by AnneAnne from Best pan of them all! We have owned this pan for 20 years now. Purchased at WS for full price and the blue color we bought isn't even available anymore, that's how old it is. I have many LC pieces and love them all but for some reason, this one is the one I reach for for most things! It is just perfect. The low sides and high domed lid allow perfect roasting of meats and then braising and performs beautifully for pastas and stews as well. You really can't go wrong. We have definitely gotten our money's worth and then some!Date published: 2017-08-31Rated 5 out of 5 by BennyNota from Every Day Use The description says it's 5 inches deep, but that must include the lid. It's closer to 3 inches in depth which is perfect for everyday use. It's also not nearly as heavy as I was expecting. I can easily lift it up and down from the top of fridge where we store it. It's become our go to pan for nearly everything.Date published: 2016-05-23Rated 5 out of 5 by organizedj from MY FAVORITE PAN!!! I have many Le Creuset pans, but this one is my favorite. Love the depth and shape of this pan. Great to braise a tri-tip roast with plenty of room for vegetables and herbs. Holds a lot. This is a wide pan which is great for many things. Probably the most versatile pan I own. Highly recommend.Date published: 2016-02-10Rated 5 out of 5 by CaliKo from I used this the day I got it... and the next three consecutive days. It is my go-to pan for sauteeing and braising. Le Creuset never disappoints. Worth the price because I don't expect to be replacing it every other year like my previous non-stick saute pans.Date published: 2015-08-02Rated 5 out of 5 by NHCooker from Another great pan from Le Creuset A friend of mine got this pan last Christmas and loved it. After hearing him rave about it I knew I had to get one. But it seems they're not always available. So when I saw it on WS about a month ago I went for it. This is quickly becoming my favorite, too.Date published: 2015-02-10Rated 5 out of 5 by PalmSpringsBaker from Le Creuset Signature Cast-Iron Deep Saute Pan The Essential Deep Sauté Pan! Perfect For Frying Anything... Chicken, Fish, Tacos, Onion Rings You Name It. Treat Yourself To A Wonderful Cooking Experience. You Can Never Go Wrong With Le Creuset! Love & Sunshine!Date published: 2014-02-09