This heavy duty Dutch oven is made from high grade cast iron, and suitable for campfire use. It comes complete with a cast iron lid which can also be used as a stand or hotplate, a lid lifter with heat resistant handle, and a handy reinforced carry case in polyester and PVC. We've also included a care guide to ensure your oven lasts a lifetime of use, as well as a downloadable guide to cooking with Dutch ovens so you're never short of inspiration.
Material: cast iron
Capacity: 6 qt
Dimensions: 12.4 x 14 x 6.8 in
Item weight: 17 lbs
Includes: lid lifter and tote bag
Everything You Need For Camp Dutch Oven Cooking
Our cast iron Dutch ovens come complete with everything you need for a successful trip. As well as the Dutch oven itself, you'll find a dual purpose cast iron lid with integrated legs. This allows the oven to sit perfectly over the campfire, or can be used as a skillet or griddle. There's also a lid lifter with heat dispersing handle, and a handy tote bag for transporting your Dutch oven along with its accessories.
The Ideal Dutch Oven For Camping Use
When you're cooking on an open fire, you need to ensure your equipment is up to the task. Our preseasoned cast iron Dutch ovens are perfect for use on a campfire, with the heavy duty construction ensuring even heat distribution. You can safely use your Dutch oven up to temperatures of 698°F, so it's suitable for placing in the open fire, or for placing coals around and on top of the Dutch oven.
Dutch ovens are ideal for a wide range of cooking styles, including roasting, stewing, frying and griddle cooking. A cast iron Dutch Oven is a multipurpose and versatile tool which will enhance any outdoor activity. If you're not totally confident in how to use a Dutch oven, you'll find useful tips in the included care guide, and our downloadable cookbook will give you plenty of outdoor Dutch oven recipes to try. With the proper care, your oven should last a lifetime. Cast iron Dutch ovens are extremely simple to use, clean and maintain, so you can look forward to many happy outdoor trips with a ready supply of delicious oven cooked food.
The key considerations when choosing a campfire Dutch oven are capacity and weight. Any cast iron camping set is naturally relatively heavy, so depending on whether you're travelling by car, on foot or on a bike, you'll want to pick the appropriate size of Dutch oven accordingly.
Check out our guide to Dutch oven sizes here to work out your perfect match: https://unocasa.com/blog/dutch-oven-sizes
Enamelled Dutch ovens are less suited to use on an open fire as they are not as resistant to heat as purely cast iron models, and require the use of aluminum foil to protect the handles. For camp dutch oven cooking a cast iron only model is a much simpler and more versatile choice.