Preparing food for a lot of people? The Lodge 12 Inch skillet can be used to create recipe after zesty recipe, year after flavorful year at home, in restaurants or at campsites. Foundry seasoned, ready to use upon purchase. Use on all cooking surfaces, grills and campfires. Oven safe. Sauté, sear, fry, bake and stir fry to heart’s content. Hand wash. Dry immediately. Rub with a light coat of vegetable oil after every use. Lodge seasoned cast iron is right at home on any heat source, except the microwave. Made in USA.