The Staub journey begins in Alsace, France. Rich in history, food, and craft, it is a region renowned for hearty one-pot recipes. Staub has been producing the best cast iron products for professional and aspiring cooks since 1974. For restaurateurs or home chef’s, Staub miniature sizes are perfect for creating elegant individual servings that will make friends and family feel special. Durable cast iron roasting dish retains and redistributes heat evenly and effectively, plus it’s ready to use—no seasoning required.