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Get up to 45% off on skillets, Dutch ovens and more!
Cast iron cookware has been a timeless favorite in kitchens for generations due to its unmatched heat distribution and retention capabilities. From searing steaks to baking cornbread, cast iron items are ideal for a wide range of dishes. And with proper care, these pieces can last for decades and even become cherished family heirlooms.
If you've been wanting to invest in cast iron cookware, you're in luck. Amazon is currently slashing prices on Lodge cookware and accessories leading up to its Amazon Prime Big Deal Days event. Whether you're new to cast iron or a seasoned pro, there's plenty to choose from, many starting at less then $20. Keep scrolling to discover our top picks for yourself.
Best Lodge Deals at Amazon
10.25-Inch Cast Iron Skillet, $19.90 (was $34.25)
12-Inch Enameled Cast Iron Covered Casserole, $79.90 (was $130)
6-Quart Enameled Cast Iron Dutch Oven with Lid, $79.90 (was $133)
Scrubbing Pad, $19.90 (was $27)
12-Inch Cast Iron Pan, $24.98 (was $43.50)
Cast Iron Round Griddle, $19.90 (was $32.50)
Cast Iron Square Grill Pan, $21.90 (was $39.50)
Cast Iron Care Kit, $19.90 (was $30)
Cast Iron Grill Press, $19.90 (was $29.50)
Cast Iron Wedge Pan, $19.90 (was $30)
Tempered Glass Lid, $17.90 (was $26)
10.25-Inch Cast Iron Skillet
To buy: $19.90 (was $34.25), amazon.com
Get your hands on a timeless piece with the classic Lodge 10.5-inch skillet. It's preseasoned and can be heated on an open flame, cooktop or grill, making it ideal for pan-frying chicken or baking a pizza. With adequate care, this skillet will last you a lifetime, and right now, it's less than $20.
12-Inch Enameled Cast Iron Covered Casserole
To buy: $79.90 (was $130), amazon.com
Save yourself some dishwashing with a casserole dish attractive enough to display tableside. Made of cast iron, this piece is built to distribute and retain heat evenly, and its enamel coating makes it durable and easy to clean. This dish comes in several trendy colors like red, teal, and vibrant blue and is sure to be a standout piece in your kitchen for years to come. With an almost 40% markdown, now's the perfect time to grab it.
6-Quart Enameled Cast Iron Dutch Oven with Lid
To buy: $79.90 (was $133), amazon.com
Don't let its cheery design fool you—this Dutch oven can take the heat, enduring temperatures up to 500° Fahrenheit. Its tight-fitting lid locks in moisture (no more dry pot roast!), and its smooth, enameled finish helps reduce the need for scrubbing. It not only serves as a functional and attractive accent for your kitchen, but it also has over 26,600 five-star rating, with one customer summing it up as a "simply amazing" piece of cookware.
To buy: $19.90 (was $27), amazon.com
You'll want to invest in a scrubbing pad like this one to keep your cast iron in premium shape without removing precious seasoning. The outer surface of this scrubbing pad is made of chain mail, which lets you scrub your cast iron clean without removing the oils that give your skillet or griddle its nonstick surface. The center of the pad is made of silicone to keep your hand from slipping while scrubbing stubborn food residue, and when you're done, you can toss the whole thing in the dishwasher.
12-Inch Cast Iron Pan
To buy: $24.98 (was $43.50), amazon.com
This 12-inch pan is an excellent choice for bigger meals, since it's able to go from stovetop to oven easily. Its double-handled design makes it easier to carry and store, and it even has deep sides to keep your food in the frying pan instead of the fire. And speaking of heat, this pan is one of the hottest deals on this list, at over 40% off.
Cast Iron Round Griddle
To buy: $19.90 (was $32.50), amazon.com
This slim, single-handled griddle has a shallower design and a wide cooking surface just made for flipping pancakes. It comes preseasoned, so with proper care, your quesadillas and eggs won't stick to its surface, and its cast iron construction means your last batch of tortillas will heat just as evenly as your first. Best of all, this sleek griddle that shoppers are calling their "favorite piece of cookware" can be yours for less than $20.
Cast Iron Square Grill Pan
To buy: $21.90 (was $39.50), amazon.com
This now-45% off pan will let you achieve those lovely, seared-in grill marks on your next steak or sandwich, minus the outdoor grill. It can handle the high temperatures needed to achieve those marks with the added bonus of catching messy drippings. And like most cast iron pieces, the finish will only improve over time.
Cast Iron Care Kit
To buy: $19.90 (was $30), amazon.com
Of course, for your Lodge pieces to last a lifetime, you'll need to care for them properly. The Lodge cast iron care kit has everything you need to keep your kitchenware looking good as new, including a protective seasoning spray, a pan scraper and a scrub brush designed to clean and protect your cast iron without stripping it of its all-important oils. In addition to products that protect your pans, the kit includes a silicone handle holder to protect your hands from painful burns.
Cast Iron Grill Press
To buy: $19.90 (was $29.50), amazon.com
If you want your proteins to have an even sear, then a grill press (also known as a steak press) is an accessory you'll want to have in your kitchen. This press has the heft required for smash burgers or a melty grilled cheese and can even help you squeeze excess moisture out of a block of tofu. You won't want to miss out on this unexpected kitchen hero, and right now, you can snag one for less than $20.
Cast Iron Wedge Pan
To buy: $19.90 (was $30), amazon.com
If you've ever had your first slice of cornbread come out perfectly, only to create a sad chain reaction of oddly sized wedges, this pan might be your saving grace. It's an excellent choice for creating individual slices from the get-go, ensuring everyone gets the same-sized wedge. As one customer succinctly put it: "I love it." And for less than $20, we have to agree.
Tempered Glass Lid
To buy: $17.90 (was $26), amazon.com
If you're the kind of cook who loves to keep an eye on their cooking progress, a lid that obstructs your view can be quite frustrating. Lodge's tempered glass lid is the perfect solution to this problem. It allows you to monitor your dish without letting heat and steam escape. The lid is made of tempered glass, which makes it resistant to extreme temperatures and shattering. It fits multiple Lodge 10.5-inch skillets and Lodge's 5-quart Dutch oven as well, making it a versatile addition to your kitchen.
Read the original article on Eating Well.