Cookware: Maintenance Musts

 Although stainless steel and aluminum cookware is generally dishwasher safe, hand washing will help preserve its appearance.

 Never put cast iron and cast aluminum cookware in the dishwasher.

  • Do not use harsh detergents to clean cast iron and cast aluminum cookware.
  • Keep cast iron and cast aluminum cookware dry between uses.
  • Never use cast aluminum cookware as a
  • storage device. 
  • Wash cast iron and cast aluminum cookware in warm soapy water and then rinse and dry it thoroughly.