In the spirit of full disclosure you may never have to do this! Nearly all new cast iron Dutch ovens and skillets come from the manufacturers pre-seasoned and ready to cook. If you follow the advice in our first video How to Clean and Maintain Cast Iron Cookware your D.O.s and skillets will never lose their non-stick surface.
However, if you inherit an old, abused piece of cast iron or you accidently neglect your own, itâs nice to know how to quickly and conveniently re-season it and regain that wonderful, glassy, non-stick finish. This video shows you exactly how to do it.