The Lodge Cast Iron 3-Qt Combo cooker is a multi-functional cookware that works wonders with slow-cooking recipes and all your favorite foods. It's a deep skillet, a fryer, a Dutch oven and the lid converts into a shallow skillet or griddle. This versatile piece of cast-iron cookware allows the preparation of almost any recipe. Cast iron loves a campfire, a stovetop, or an oven, and can slow-cook foods without scorching. It retains heat well so you can sear meat at higher temperatures and will keep your delicious meals warm for a long time. Whether used in a kitchen or camp, theses virtually indestructible cookware should last for generations. Made of cast iron, this Skillet evenly distributes heat from the bottom through the sidewalls. Sporting a stylish black color, the cast iron Skillet looks good in most kitchens and it doubles up as an excellent source of nutritional iron. Combo includes: 3-Quart Deep Skillet, Dutch oven base, and 10.25-inch lid. Cast Iron, like your grandmother used, still ranks as one of the best cooking utensils ever made. It gives you a nearly non-stick surface, without the possible harmful fumes generated by preheating chemically treated nonstick cookware. The American-based company, Lodge, has been fine-tuning its construction of rugged, cast-iron cookware for more than a century.