A dutch oven lets you do casseroles and bake breads and desserts in camp. Lids have a rim to keep coals on top and a handle in the middle; heavy wire bail handle is attached to the body and balanced to carry the whole oven. Anodized models have a durable coating that makes cleanup easier and promotes even heating. The process makes them non-porous and stick-resistant.
Cast aluminum construction is rust free, easy to clean and weighs 66% less than cast iron and never requires the complicated, messy seasoning of cast iron. High performance, hard anodized aluminum provides exceptional efficiency and uniformity Edge lip holds coals and charcoal for encircling, oven-like cooking outdoors 10 model nests inside 12 dutch oven for compact storage.