What size is 26 Le Creuset?

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How To Find Out What Size Your Le Creuset Cookware Is
Le Creuset Round Dutch Oven Sizes
Le Creuset #26 5.5 Quarts 5.3 Liters
Le Creuset #28 7.25 Quarts 6.7 Liters
Le Creuset #30 9 Quarts 8.4 Liters
Le Creuset #34 13.25 Quarts 12.4 Liters

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Thereof, what size is Le Creuset?

We would recommend a 20-22cm round for the small size and for the larger size to choose between a 24-28cm round, a 29cm oval or a 30cm shallow. The larger sizes are great for entertaining and bigger families.

Subsequently, question is, how do I know if my Le Creuset is vintage? Look at the edge of the pan on which the lid rests. If the pan is vintage Le Creuset, this edge should be enameled. Newer Le Creuset pans have only a coat of primer in this area. On fake Le Creuset pans, the underlying cast iron will show through.

People also ask, what do the Le Creuset numbers mean?

What do the numbers and letters molded into pieces of Le Creuset mean? The two-digit number signifies the item's diameter or long dimension, without handles, in centimeters. Round Oven. 16 or A = 1.3L = 1.5 qt. 18 or B = 1.8L = 2 qt.

What size is Le Creuset 30 Braiser?

The 30 means is 3.5 quarts or 3.2 liters.

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What is the best size casserole dish?

My thoughts: The 9×13-inch rectangular casserole pan is by far the most called-for dish in casserole cookery, followed closely by the 8×8 (or 9×9) square dishes. (The 9×13 also holds about 3 quarts of volume, so in some recipes it can be used interchangeably with a 3 quart Dutch oven, like this one.)

Which is better Staub or Le Creuset?

The main difference is Le Creuset gets stained and dingy looking with use, and the Staub gets better with use. It's interior develops a seasoning and becomes more and more nonstick. Staub also sears much better. I don't want to worry whether cooking something is going to stain my pot.

Is Le Creuset better than lodge?

Heirloom quality. The Le Creuset has a higher-quality enamel finish that's less likely to chip over time. But it doesn't cook better than the Lodge, and it costs nearly six times as much.

How do you pronounce Le Creuset?


It's bad news for those who have been pronouncing the name of the French company as 'lay-croo-SET' or 'luh-croo-SAY'. It turns out that you have to put the emphasis on the middle syllable and pronounce the 's' in Le Creuset as a z. The correct pronunciation of Le Creuset is say: 'luh-CROO-zay'.

Is Le Creuset worth?

Le Creuset cookware is pricey, but its cast iron and stoneware pieces can last for years, if not decades — here's why they're worth the investment. Le Creuset is known for its beautiful, well-crafted, and versatile enamel Dutch ovens. Its cookware is expensive, but not without reason.

What size is a medium size casserole dish?

Casserole Dish Substitutions
CASSEROLE SIZE BAKING-PAN SUBSTITUTE
1–½ quarts 9x5x3-inch loaf pan
2 quarts 8-inch square cake pan
2–½ quarts 9-inch square cake pan
3 quarts 13x9x2-inch cake pan

Is Le Creuset made in China?


All cast iron is made in France, the ply is made in Europe and the stoneware cocottes in Thailand while the stoneware dining/drinking stuff is mostly made in China. This is why only some of it has 'Made in France' on it, but all has 'France' on it, since Le Creuset is a French brand.

Does Le Creuset have lifetime warranty?

Le Creuset cookware is warranted to you by Le Creuset of America, Inc. to be free from defects in material and workmanship at the time of its purchase. For this Lifetime Limited Warranty to apply, you must follow the care and use instructions provided with the utensil. This warranty covers normal household use only.

Is Le Creuset better than other brands?

Far cheaper than Le Creuset and Staub, and often cheaper than most other brands too. Expect to pay about $50 for a 6-quart pot at stores like Target, or around $90 at some other stores. Interior is light colored-enamel like Le Creuset. Handles are slightly more roomy than Staub (but not as roomy as Le Creuset).

How do you clean Le Creuset?

Cleaning your Le Creuset Enameled Cast Iron Cookware.
Wash in hot soapy water, rinse with warm water and dry. NEVER fill a hot pot or pan with cold water, or plunge into water for soaking. For stubborn clean-ups, fill cool pan with hot soapy water and let soak. Then, scrub with nylon brush or pad to clean.

What colors does Le Creuset come in?

The color palette of Le Creuset is one of the most distinctive anywhere.

Discontinued & Retired Le Creuset colors
  • Granite.
  • Cobalt blue.
  • Chocolate.
  • White.
  • Sky blue.
  • Classic green.
  • Azure blue.
  • Burgundy.

What is Le Creuset second choix?


Seconds are Le Creuset pots that are completely useable, but have very small flaws, and as such, are marked down. They often have a red sticker on them.

What size is Le Creuset 25?

How To Find Out What Size Your Le Creuset Cookware Is
Le Creuset Oval Dutch Oven Sizes
Le Creuset #23 2.75 Quarts 2.6 Liters
Le Creuset #25 3.5 Quarts 3.2 Liters
Le Creuset #27 4.25 Quarts 4.1 Liters
Le Creuset #29 5 Quarts 4.7 Liters

How do I know what size Dutch oven to buy?

Dutch ovens come in a wide variety of diameters, ranging anywhere from 4 inches to 20 inches and higher. Simply measure from one side of the Dutch oven to the other in a straight line to find the diameter. And do the same with cuts of large meat. Simply measure across to see if it will fit in your Dutch oven.