The shallow wide base of the Le Creuset Buffet Casserole gives maximum contact between the food and heat source. The shallow design feature also enables this braiser to be placed under the grill which is ideal for browning food. The versatile cast iron design allows you to take the pot from the oven or stovetop directly to the table, giving a beautiful table presentation. The heat retention property of the cast iron ensures that food remains hot throughout. Le Creuset offers cookware in a wide range of colors. Bright vibrant colors from the most classical to the most contemporary, enabling you to match your cookware to your home décor and tableware.