Gather your family around the table to share a meal carefully prepared in this 5 1/2 qt. round French oven, Le Creuset's signature piece that's been well-loved for generations. The generous size is indispensable in any working kitchen, easily accommodating classic recipes. Also known as a Dutch oven, this updated kitchen classic enhances the cooking process by evenly distributing heat and locking in the optimal amount of moisture. With ergonomic handles and an advanced interior enamel that resists chipping and cleans easily, it blends the best of the past with the latest innovations in functionality. The sand-colored interior enamel makes it easy to monitor food as it cooks, preventing burning and sticking. The ergonomic composite knobs are heat resistant to 500(D)F while the built-in lid stabilizers provide a secure, no-slide fit. Dishwasher safe.