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USA Enamel™: Original Takes on Classic Dishes

By: Lodge Cast Iron / June 8, 2023

When we set out to create the first line of colorful enameled cast iron made on US soil, we knew it would change how people cook. Made by an original, for the originals, this cookware is designed to break the mold—and we think it could just unlock originality in your kitchen, too.

Croissant Crusted Chicken Pot Pie USA Enamel

Original recipes created for original cookware.

Check out these fresh takes on classic favorites, designed for USA Enamel dutch oven cooking. 

Pepper every dish with something fresh.

Every USA Enamel™ recipe includes a technique or tip you can carry into all your cooking. Read our resources for flipping every meal on its head, from breakfast to late night snacks.

Croissant Crust USA Enamel
You can croissant that.

From cronuts to cruffins, a well-laminated dough can do a lot of hard work on a pastry shelf. But we asked ourselves: what if everything got the croissant treatment? 

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Chocolate Bar Chili USA Enamel
Save room for chocolate.

Chocolate makes everything better. Check out our primer on the best types of chocolate to bring to your savory cooking.

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Mushroom Farmer Stroganoff USA Enamel
Meet the mushroom farmer!

We sat down with Pledger Schaefer, co-founder of Midway Mushrooms, to learn more about the kinds of mushrooms he wishes more people knew about.

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Dirty Martini Puttanesca USA Enamel

PSA: You should be saving your pickle juice.

With a tiny bit of planning, those empty pickle and olive jars are really just an excuse to make a wonderful, briny cocktail—or even a pot of puttanesca. But there’s more: your nearly empty jars of jams, mayo, mustard, or capers could be the base for so many other recipes. Check out our chef-approved tips for using every last drop of your fridge shelf condiments.

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Shop USA Enamel™

The USA Enamel™ Dutch Ovens are made to stand out with intentional, timeless design paired with incredible, oven-to-table performance.

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