Does any one still cook on a cast iron skillet?

Answer Yes, my mom's got a baby #3, a #5, two #8s, a #10, a #12, and a #14 that she can't use in the house any more because it doesn't fit on the burner. She uses that one out on the BBQ. She got all of... Read More »

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How do I cook in a cast-iron skillet?

Season Your SkilletCast-iron skillets cook best once they have been "seasoned." Before use, coat your skillet with grease (bacon grease, lard or solid shortening works well), then place it in a ove... Read More »

Should a cast iron pot or dutch oven be seasoned with oil in the same way as a cast iron skillet?

How to Season a Cast Iron Skillet?

If you season an old-fashion cast iron skillet properly it will be better than a modern "no-stick" pan. Here's how:

Can you use a cast-iron skillet on a gas grill?

A cast-iron skillet can be used on a gas grill for cooking more delicate foods such as fish and vegetables, which might stick to or fall through the grill grate. The durability of the cast-iron hol... Read More »