Miss Scarlett in the Kitchen with the Lodge Skillet

16 Jun

Lodge Skillet SignI’ve heard about people being hit upside the head with a skillet, but I never understood the impact until visiting the Lodge Cast Iron Factory in South Pittsburg, TN. Those things have some heft.

Lodge Skillet Sculpture of a PersonAnd the factory was fascinating. So much huge (noisy) machinery to make relatively small items. Sand, water and time – just like nature. Add heat, compactors, and conveyor belts and you’ve got cookware that will last a lifetime AND give you a workout every time you scramble an egg.

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One Response to “Miss Scarlett in the Kitchen with the Lodge Skillet”

  1. Dick June 17, 2011 at 2:22 AM #

    Wonderful — “Hit upside the head with a skillet” and later on “understand the impact”. Did you just plan it that way?

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