The Lodge Color Enamel 6 Quart Dutch Oven is an amazing compliment to any season, with home cooks creating soups and stews, or buttery cobblers. Safe to use in temperatures up to 400 degrees the dutch oven can be used on the stove top or in the oven. The Color Enamel Series from Lodge is made from cast iron coated in a chip-resistant color porcelain-enamel exterior and a cream colored interior. The cast iron handles allow for safe and sure grip when transporting. The cover traps in heat and moisture and is self-basting. In the business of cast iron for over 100 years Lodge manufactures quality cookware and backs up their quality with a limited lifetime warranty.