Create a gourmet vegetable soup or experiment with baking a loaf of bread with this Signature Dutch oven from Le Creuset. This oval Dutch oven, also known as a French oven, is a versatile piece of cookware made from enameled cast iron. Cast individually in sand molds, then hand-inspected by French artisans, each cast iron piece features a rich signature design, as well as ergonomic knobs and handles -- which are sized for easy carrying with pot holders. Ideal in the oven, on the stove or at the table, this iconic cookware is beloved for both its chip-resistant enamel exterior and superior heat retention that locks in flavor and keeps foods moist and tender. Dishwasher safe, this Dutch oven is backed by a manufacturer's limited lifetime warranty.