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Legend Cast Iron Skillet 12 Inch Review

Low cost, durable and best-cast Iron skillet can help you to ease your tension in the kitchen and Legend Cast Iron Skillet 12 Inch can become one of your kitchen companions if you want to try it. As the online market lists different types of skillets with different features, it becomes important to look into different cast iron skillets. In this review, we will look at Legend Cast Iron Skillet and check whether it is suitable, durable and good enough for regular kitchen use.

Legend Cast Iron Skillet 12 Inch

Features

High-Quality Silicon Grip

This Skillet comes with a detachable and washable high-quality silicon grip, which can be used to protect your hands from any burns. Further, the material is not too thin or too thick. The comfort level is really high. As it can easily withstand 500 degrees F of heat, it should be one of the top contenders.

It has dual spouts

The skillets come with dual spout option and it can be considered as one of the best as it is possible to drizzle your freshly cooked gravy on your meat. Because of its design, the spouts allow you to control the drizzle or pouring.

Durability

It has a very strong cast Iron. Because of its thickness and side polishing, the product can handle daily cooking very easily. The surface and the base are properly berated to give stronger durability. With premium grade iron and steel, it is one of the most affordable skillets.

Design is decent

The design of the skillets is a conventional design or classic design. The handle is perfectly placed in between the two spouts. It also has a smooth finish and handles length is kept at an optimal level. It is on the heavier side and the dimensions also suggest that this is a big Skillet.

Better Nonstick Property with Time

As you keep on using it, the Skillet will get better. To get better results, it is important to season it for a few days. Its uniform heat conduction ability will cook, saute, fry and simmer all of your food at the best environment.

Pros

  • Excellent durability with high-grade Iron
  • It has  foundational seasoning ability
  • Smooth finishing throughout
  • Removable Silicone grip
  • Uniform heat distribution
  • Perfect for sear, fry, and simmer
  • Reasonable cost
  • Versatile product

Cons

  • It has packaging issues

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the weight in pounds?

Oh! It is heavy. At 6.22 pounds of metal on it, this Skillet is definitely heavy. Think before you buy it.

Is it made in the USA?

Yes. It is made in the USA. It should not matter if the quality of the product you are using is excellent.

How to wash and care?

Do not use harsh chemicals and cold water as they might leave residue on the Skillet. Use hot water with normal soap. If the skillets have too much of residue then use scrubber but do not apply too much of force.

Any tips to season it?

It is already seasoned at a level. For better seasoning, wash it, dry it and use oil to perfectly season it. Do not overdo the washing.

How many silicon grips do I get?

Only one silicon grip for one Skillet.

Does this silicon grip withstand high heat?

Yes. It can handle 500degrees F of heat.

I have a glass stove top. Can I use this Skillet?

Yes. You can use it. But, you should be little careful when you use this on low-quality glass stoves. Further, do not move the Skillet too much on the stove as it is really heavy. It is better to take extra precautions when you use this on glass tops.

How is the heat distribution?

Heat gets distributed evenly. As the thickness is really high, it takes a bit of time to get heated. But, once heated to right level it gives you a good cooking experience.

Is it 100% Iron?

It is difficult to say whether it is 100% IRON or not. But one thing for sure it has more thickness than other skillets.

What does helper handle mean?

It is a free silicon grip for the handle. It will help you to handle the Skillet without getting any burns.

Verdict

Legend Cast Iron Skillet 12 Inch
  • Editor's Rating
4.5

Summary

Legend Cast Iron Skillet 12 Inch van be definitely termed as one of most affordable skillets. It can definitely compete with some of the best Cast Iron Skillets. With its decent design, durability, cost-effective pricing and silicon grip, it can definitely become your kitchen companion.

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Colin Matthews

Colin Matthews

Colin is an aspiring chef having completing his degree in culinary arts in California. His guilty pleasure is buying the latest & greatest (and sometimes, useless) in kitchen cookware and gadgets.

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