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The Best Large Dutch Ovens

Dutch ovens do it all. But which pot makes “it all” easiest?

By and Updated Sept. 1, 2022

What You Need To Know

Is there anything you can't do with a Dutch oven? We use these large, heavy-duty pots for boiling, searing, frying, braising, and baking food and for sous vide cooking. We turn them into smokers, steamers, coolers, and panini presses. They might just be the busiest pots in our kitchen.

Our longtime favorite, the Le Creuset 7¼ Quart Round Dutch Oven, works perfectly, but it costs a pr...