Dutch Oven – Quick Facts

dutch-oven-cast-iron-with-legsNow just how many items of cookware can boast their own International Society? Well the Dutch oven can!

That’s just how much people love their Dutch ovens.

Quick facts:

– In 1804, Lewis and Clark began on the first ever overland exploration of the United States. They travelled to the pacific coast and back again. On their return in 1806, they named the Dutch oven as one of the most important pieces of equipment that they had taken with them.

– The Dutch oven is the official cookware of the states of Texas, Utah and Arkansas.

– The camp Dutch oven is included as official equipment of the Boy Scouts of America.

Dutch ovens have so many uses. You can cook almost anything in a Dutch Oven including cakes and pies. This is one of the most versatile pieces of cooking equipment you will ever own.

The Dutch Oven is great for campfire cooking when you are out camping.

Read more about Dutch ovens


The Best Stainless Steel Cookware Set

A reader told us about a particular stainless steel cookware set that she had purchased. She … [Read More...]

From the Blog

All Clad Open Stir Fry Pan – Copper Core -14″

All Clad is well known in cooking circles because of the excellent quality cookware and this 14-in. … [Read More...]

Chicken and Seafood Paella Recipe

Just recently we received a non-stick saute pan from the Calphalon cookware company to review. The … [Read More...]

Cuisipro Donvier Yogurt Cheese Maker – Donvier Wave Stainer for Yogurt – 1 cup

Homemade yogurt is healthy for all the family and so is yogurt cheese which you can use in a variety … [Read More...]

KitchenAid Can Opener Stand Mixer Attachment Review

KitchenAid Can Opener Stand Mixer Attachment It's obvious what this one does. Just attach to … [Read More...]


  1. JennDZ_The Leftover Queen says:

    Very cool factoids! I love Dutch ovens they really are a very versatile tool!

  2. Thanks for coming over and leaving a comment. I really enjoyed visiting your blog.