How do I clean old& rusty cast iron cookware?

Answer Scrub the rust spots off your cast iron cookware by rubbing it with steel wool or fine-grit sandpaper, according to the Lodge Cast Iron website. Wet the surface of the cookware before scrubbing it.... Read More »

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How to Season Rusty Cast Iron Cookware?

Season a rusty cast-iron pot or pan with ease.

How do I clean a lodge cast iron cookware?

Natural CleaningAdd a small amount of fat, such as teaspoon of shortening or oil, to the cast iron pan while it is warm. Pour some kosher salt, about a teaspoon to tablespoon in the pan. Using a ... Read More »

How do I clean porcelain enamel cast-iron cookware?

Place the porcelain enamel cast-iron cookware in the bottom rack of a dishwasher, away from other dishes, or in an empty sink. To clean in a dishwasher, wash during a short cycle, with glassware in... Read More »

What can I do to fix a rusty cast iron pan?

I use salt, rub it with a paper towel until the rust is gone. when clean treat wtith veg oil. leave a paper towel in it to absorb moisture.