Ideal to serve individual meals, warm or cold, salted or sweet, oven to table. Perfect marriage between function and elegance, mini cocottes are ideal to serve appetizers, cocktail snacks. The computer-designed spikes ensure natural basting, equal distribution of the flavor juices directly back onto the food. Unlike other cooking methods, the food is thoroughly cooked, tender and moist. Our black matte enamel interior is highly indestructible and provides better cooking results; over time your Staub pot will slowly season itself as oils used when cooking will penetrate the pores of the black matte enamel. The black matte enamel will also brown, braise and reduce better!