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Or try this go to youtube

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Ensuring that a Cast Iron Skillet stay "Rust Free" is to keep it "Seasoned". Wash with little soap and hot running water. Then pat dry... then onto the stove top it goes for 2-3 minutes for complete drying. Have a paper towel with "some, not a lot" of shortening or vegetable oil on it, ready. Once the 2-3 minutes on the stove top is complete, Keep the stove on... rub your oiled paper towel, all over the warmed up pan, then take a dry paper towel, and wipe evenly - removing excess oil. Place on the stove top once more before storing away, for about another 2 minutes.
Store with the lid and place another dry paper towel inside the pan, while storing.
Do this, and your cast iron cookware will outlive you!

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You should store it without the lid. If you leave the lid on then it is more likelt to rust. Some people even put a paper towel inside to protect against moisture. I leave a paper towel in all my pans.

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