Created and perfected in the style of the French Oven, these 100% cast iron circular cocottes from Staub distribute heat evenly for consistently textured and thoroughly cooked meals. Perfect for cooking chili, braised beef, stews and more. Specifically-designed circular shape features basting spikes for consistent self-basting. Retains heat for a substantial amount of time to keep food hot even after being taken off a stovetop or out of the oven. Enamel coating is highly chip-resistant and impervious to discoloration. Striking appearance looks great on a stovetop or when displayed at the table. Comes complete with a matching cast iron lid with a stainless steel knob handle. Dishwasher- and oven-safe. Suitable for use on all types of heat sources. Imported. Limited lifetime warranty.