Tips for Restoring Vintage Cast Iron Pans

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Tips for Restoring Vintage Cast Iron Pans

cast-iron-pan-restoration-1Photo: Daniel Gritzer

Cast iron cookware was certainly built to last, but not without the proper maintainance. So, if you happen to find a rusty, old cast iron pan that you’d like to bring back to life, then take a look at these useful tips for restoring vintage cast iron pans from Daniel Gritzer over at Serious Eats.

Of course, the first step is finding a pan that’s worth restoring, so even if you’re just wondering how to select a good quality piece of cast iron cookware, these tips are definitely worth a look!


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