Can you use cast iron on a glass stove?
Consequently, can you use cast iron on electric stove?
Not only is it capable of cooking on any gas or electric stove top, but it works in ovens and even over camp fires. Place the cast iron skillet on the electric stove top burner, and turn the stove on. The skillet will heat just like any other pot or pan you use in your kitchen.
Additionally, can you cook directly on a flat top stove? A flat top is a type of cooking range whose surface is sort of a cross between a griddle and a grill. Unlike a grill, a flat top doesn't have a grate, but simply a flat cooking surface. And unlike a griddle, you can use pots and pans on a flat top, in addition to cooking the food directly on the surface.
One may also ask, what pans should not be used on a glass top stove?
The materials that don't work well on glass top stoves are cast iron, stoneware, and other glass or ceramic cookware. These are typically rough and can very easily cause scratches, especially when dragged across the smooth surface while full of food.
Will a cast iron skillet scratch a glass top stove?
Cast iron has a rough finish that can scratch the surface of a glass cooktop. Cast iron coated in porcelain enamel is an option on a glass top. Make sure the finish is smooth and covers the cast iron completely to avoid scratches. Stainless steel is the metal of choice for ceramic or glass cooktops.