Staub Cast Iron cookware have perfected this tradition and is the choice of some of the world's best chefs. Staub cast iron products retains heat and distributes it evenly. The Staub cookware can be used on your stove tops or in an oven and will even retain the heat and moisture, due to a tight fitting. It also benefits from a special smooth and ceramic underside base, which will not scratch your stove and for easy cleaning. It is very versatile and can be used on all types of heat sources, including induction, and can be brought directly onto the table for an impressive presentation. Made in France, Lifetime Warranty.