June 15th, 2010
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cast-iron skillet
Category: Tool
Definition: A pan made from an iron-carbon alloy that is sometimes covered in enamel, and is noted for its ability to conduct and retain heat

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  1. HH

    I always give a cast iron skillet and dutch oven for wedding shower gifts. They'll outlive the bride.....I'm still using the cast-iron skillet my mother got for a wedding gift in 1954.

    July 18, 2010 at 4:09 pm | Reply

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