Le Creuset cookware is famous for its superb craftsmanship and inventive use of color. Its enamel-on-steel line heats up quickly for high performance. So whether you're boiling water for pasta, blanching vegetables, or preparing soups or stocks, this all-purpose lightweight stockpot makes marked contribution to your cookware collection. Heavy-gauge carbon steel construction for quick heating. Enamel finish is durable, easy to clean and eliminates the need to season the pot. Generously sized stockpot is ideal for cooking large quantities of food. Tight fitting lid allows heat to circulate and keeps flavors inside. Safe for all cooking surfaces, including induction. Dishwasher safe.