How to Cure Cast Iron?

Answer Curing cast iron is an essential part of keeping cast iron functional. To season cast iron cookware, you have to treat it with an oil or shortening and heat it in an oven. This process preserves yo... Read More »

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How to Cure Cast Iron Fry Pan?

A cast-iron frying pan is an asset to any kitchen. Cast-iron skillets are durable and long lasting, and emit uniform heat so your food is cooked evenly. Curing, or seasoning, is an important part i... Read More »

How do I cure used cast-iron cookware?

Clean the surface of the cookware using dish soap, warm water and a sponge. Make sure there is no grease or baked-on pieces of food.Place the cookware in an oven that has been heated to 350 degree... Read More »

How do I clean and cure Griswold collector cast iron skillets?

CuringPreheat the oven to 300 degrees F. Set the Griswold pan on a stove burner over high heat. Once warm to the touch, coat the inside with vegetable oil. Use a wadded up paper towel to spread the... Read More »

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