Dutch Ovens: Tutorials, Guides, Care & Recipes

Here’s everything you need to know about owning a Dutch oven.

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      Chilled Asparagus with Basil Cream

      My family loves chilled asparagus. It's the perfect veggie to have on a warm night, or any night for that matter. My kids like this side dish so much that they snack on leftovers while watching TV at night. —Melissa Puccetti, Rohnert Park, California

      Creamy Celery Root and Pearl Onions

      For several years I made creamed onions for Thanksgiving, but I wanted to change the recipe. I decided to add...


      Quick Coq au Vin

      This quick coq au vin recipe is really fabulous served with rice. I love being able to fix this gourmet...


      The Best Dutch Oven Brands According to Pros Who Know

      For soups, stews, baking and all kinds of cozy recipes, make sure you've got the best Dutch oven. This multi-purpose...


      How to Take Care of Your Dutch Oven so You’ll Have It Forever

      Dutch ovens are pretty heavy-duty, but they do need some maintenance from time to time. Learn how to clean a...

      This Le Creuset Rainbow Dutch Oven Is Perfect for Pride Month

      This rainbow Dutch oven will brighten up the kitchen!


      How to Make a Dutch Oven Chicken with Crispy Skin

      Here's why a Dutch oven chicken is the easiest, juiciest roast chicken ever.

      45 Vegetarian Dutch Oven Recipes Everyone Will Love

      Soups, jambalaya, side dishes and even desserts—these vegetarian Dutch oven recipes are the ultimate comfort foods.


      Blaukraut

      Blaukraut is an authentic German dish and it's super simple to make. My mother used to make this blaukraut recipe...


      Vegan Popcorn Seasoning

      This vegan popcorn seasoning will have everyone wanting more! It is a perfect base for experimenting with your favorite flavorings....


      Citrus Cantaloupe Butter

      This sweet, chunky cantaloupe butter gets its warm spice flavor from the cinnamon. Orange sections and lime juice give it...

      Polpette di Mamma

      6 reviews

      When you think of Italian food, spaghetti with meatballs is probably one of the first dishes that comes to mind....


      Albondigas

      My Grandmother Trinidad loved making this albondigas recipe. We like to serve it over tostadas sprinkled with raw cabbage. —Wanda...


      Mustard Barbecue Shaved Ham

      This recipe makes enough ham sandwiches to feed a crowd and is so easy to put together. Have your butcher...


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      60 Dutch Oven Soup Recipes We’re Making on Repeat

      Nothing satisfies quite like Dutch oven soup recipes. Find a new favorite among our picks for chicken soup, chowder, beef...


      Vegan Squash Soup with Naan Croutons

      This butternut squash soup is so full of flavor that you won't miss the meat or dairy! The added can...

      Buttery Mashed Potatoes

      2 reviews

      These creamy, buttery mashed potatoes use simple ingredients. The tricks are to use Yukon Gold potatoes and then to warm...


      Malfouf

      4 reviews

      Malfouf, also known as Lebanese cabbage rolls, is a delicacy in the Middle East. Not only are cabbage rolls delicious,...


      Shrimp Mozambique

      8 reviews

      This shrimp Mozambique recipe was passed down from my grandma and is frequently made in our Portuguese culture. Variations include...


      Ceylon Chicken Curry Noodle Soup

      1 review

      This comforting chicken curry noodle soup is a take on a soup I ate during childhood. It is loaded with...


      Mulled Wine Margaritas

      These margarita wine cocktails are so fun, festive and unique. This favorite holiday beverage has complex flavors and warms the...


      Hot Creole Shrimp Dip

      4 reviews

      I came across a recipe for hot crawfish dip, and it sounded delicious, but we don't have a lot of...


      Dutch-Oven Raisin Walnut Bread

      1 review

      On a cold day there is nothing better than a warm, crusty Dutch oven raisin bread filled with walnuts. —Catherine...


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      What Is a Dutch Oven?

      You’ve reached for it hundreds of times, but have you ever wondered, “What is a Dutch oven?” With...

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      Cauliflower Stuffing

      This cauliflower stuffing is the vegan substitute you've been looking for. It's perfect for the holidays. —Susan Hein, Burlington, Wisconsin


      New Orleans-Style Stewed Chicken

      2 reviews

      This New Orleans stewed chicken is like a gumbo but with far less liquid and bigger pieces of meat. Don't...


      Spicy Beet Relish

      1 review

      We love the taste of this beet relish with any type of meat or bean dish. You can adjust the...


      Hawaiian Fried Rice

      1 review

      Growing up in the South Pacific, rice was the mainstay of our diet. When my husband and I moved stateside,...


      Our Favorite Dutch Ovens for Cozy Meals

      The Dutch oven is a kitchen superhero, perfect for cooking casseroles, desserts and dinners on the fly. These are our...


      Open-Faced Bratwurst Sandwiches with Beer Gravy

      1 review

      A nod to both my German heritage and classic diner fare, this bratwurst sandwich recipe comes together in a snap...