The 1-qt. French oven is perfect for smaller portions and side dishes, the unparalleled cooking performance of Le Creuset. This Le Creuset 1-qt. round Dutch oven is ideal for 1-3 servings of casseroles, baked vegetables, au gratins or desserts. Preferred by chefs for the cooking versatility, superior heat retention and excellent browning of foods, Le Creuset cast-iron enameled cookware ensures ingredients cook at an even temperature. With the high-quality porcelain-enamel coating, this round French oven is impermeable to odors and stains for lifetime use. The Le Creuset Signature collection combines traditional superior craftsmanship with ergonomic and functional innovations. Modernized lid is more stable and tight-fitting, ensuring better performance sealing in moisture and flavors. The handles are 45% larger on this 1-qt. French oven, providing a roomier grip to lift with oven mitts. Improved ergonomic knob is heat-resistant to 500 F. This Signature collection features the most durable and resistant interior formulation offered by Le Creuset, smooth and easy to clean, baking casseroles in the oven or simmering soup on the stove top. Food or liquid will not react with the enameled finish. With the tight-fitting lid, moisture is sealed inside for best absorption of seasonings and flavor. This 1-qt. French oven goes from fridge or freezer to the oven or stove top, then conveniently to the table for beautiful presentation. Oven-, broiler-, freezer- and dishwasher-safe. Made in France. Lifetime manufacturer warranty. Le Creuset is consistently chosen by leading chefs, restaurateurs and home connoisseurs for its cooking advantages, performance and style. Bright color choices are the legendary style at Le Creuset to enliven your world of serving and entertaining. The best gourmet meals deserve the cooking finesse of Le Creuset.