Le CreusetEstablished 1925
Founded in 1925 by Armand Desaegher and Octave Aubecq, Le Creuset is a French cookware manufacturer best known for its enameled cast iron casseroles. Le Creuset improved the versatility of cast iron cookware by coating it in a porcelain enamel glaze. Their iconic casserole, or cocotte, was the first pot in production and is still its most popular piece. The Vulcanic orange, which resembles the orange hue of molten cast iron inside a cauldron, grew out to become Le Creuset’s signature colour.
Care has been taken to trace the ownership of any copyright material and to contact the owner. The author does not intend to infringe on anyone’s copyright for text, photos or otherwise. Anyone who feels that any item in these pages may have inadvertently breeched their copyright should advise the author via the contact sheet, including a link to the page, so that appropriate remedial action can be taken.