17 Crispy-Crackly Recipes Starring Your Cast Iron Skillet

In the pantheon of kitchen greats, brightly colored KitchenAid mixers and stately Le Creusets—the kind of gifts you might receive for a wedding (or get married so that someone gives them to you)—might first come to mind. Or your attention may dart to the gleaming knife that fits perfectly in your hand and renders you a kitchen wizard.