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How to care for cast iron

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Start by rinsing under warm water to remove loose food.  Don't soak as this will cause rust.

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Use a chainmail scrubber or food scraper to remove stuck on food.

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If there are rust stains remove with steel wool.  We typically avoid steel wool because it can harm the seasoning but if you're re-seasonsing, it's fine.

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After cleaning dry well and apply a very thin layer of oil to the pan.  Wipe off any excess and put away.

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Every so often you want to season the pan.  To do this coat with a thin layer of oil. Too much can make it sticky.

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Set oven anywhere from 350 - 500 degrees depending on the oil used, Place a sheet pan on bottom rack to catch drips.

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Place cast iron pan upside down on rack and bake for 1 hour.

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After an hour turn off oven and allow pan to cool with oven.  Then put away.

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