Capturing the original Le Creuset design, this heat-conductive stoneware is perfect au gratins or casseroles. The rich culinary legacy of Le Creuset is reinvented with the Heritage collection. This Le Creuset 6-oz. au gratin dish is a revived version of the original handcrafted design, updated with a refined look for the modern kitchen. With the shallow oval depth, cheese topping bakes evenly and bread crumbs brown to a light, golden-crisp texture. Preferred by chefs for the overall strength and durability, Le Creuset's oven-to-table stoneware provides outstanding heat conduction, ensuring all ingredients bake evenly, and promotes faster cooking times. This exceptional heat retention keeps food warmer longer than glass or metal. Extremely durable cookware is resistant to chips, cracking and scratches. Nonporous-enameled surface will not stain, absorb moisture or retain odors. Integral sure-grip handles for easy transport from the oven to the table and for storage in the refrigerator. Oven-, microwave-, freezer- and dishwasher-safe. Le Creuset is consistently chosen by leading chefs, restauranteurs and home connoisseurs for its cooking advantages, performance and style. Bright color choices are the signature style at Le Creuset to enliven your world of serving and entertaining. The best gourmet meals deserve the cooking finesse of Le Creuset.