Get a French oven for perfectly searing, sauteing, baking, braising and more. There are a variety of fren/dutch ovens on the market, so it is easy for you to choose one that delivers durability, functionality and eye-catching beauty. Some models can also be used on gas, electric, ceramic and induction cooktops and more for added convenience.
1. Le Creuset Signature Enameled Cast-Iron 5-1/2-Quart Round French Oven
Enhance the cooking process with this Signature Enameled Cast-Iron 5-1/2-Quart Round French Oven. This unit evenly distributes heat and locks in the optimal amount of moisture for maximum flavor. It features 45% larger handles to ensure a sure grip, even with oven mitts. And its sand-colored interior enamel is designed for easy monitoring the food as it cooks. And there is a larger composite knob that withstands temperatures up to 500ºF.
2. Le Creuset Signature Round Wide 3-1/2-Quart Dutch Oven
Featuring a long-lasting exterior enamel that resists chipping and cracking as well as an interior enamel that is designed to resist staining and dulling, this Signature Round Wide 3-1/2-Quart Dutch Oven will be a valuable investment. It comes with oversized handles for even weight distribution and a secure grip. In addition, its built-in lid stabilizers ensure a secure, no-slide fit.
3. Lodge Color Dutch Oven
Great for cooking, marinating, refrigeration and freezing, this 6 Qt enamel Dutch oven can be used on gas, electric, ceramic and induction cooktops and more. It features 2 coats of durable porcelain enamel in colorful exterior and cream-colored interior, making it not only durable but also eye-catching. In addition, this Dutch oven is dishwasher-safe and oven-safe to 400-degree F, but washing by hand recommended. Backed by a lifetime warranty for added convenience.
4. Lodge Mfg L8DOL3 Cast Iron Dutch Oven, 5 Qt.
With a rugged cast-iron construction, this Lodge Cast Iron Dutch Oven heats slowly and evenly. This muti-function Dutch oven is great for searing, sauteing, simmering, braising, baking, and more. It comes with a tight-fitting lid that helps lock in nutrition and flavor to optimize the cooking results. Its loop handles makes it effortless to carry. Additionally, it is pre-seasoned with vegetable oil formula and ready for immediate use.
5. Tramontina 6.5 Qt Enameled Cast Iron Dutch Oven
Made of porcelain-enameled cast iron with a vibrant red porcelain enamel finish, this Tramontina 6.5 Qt Enameled Cast Iron Dutch Oven an essential item in any kitchen. Perfect for slow cooking soups and stews, braising meats, baking and more, this unit comes with heavy-gauge cast iron vessel to provide even heat distribution. Best of all, pan is immediately ready for use since the vessel’s interior features a light beige smooth porcelain enamel finish, so no seasoning is required.