How to Cure a Cast Iron Skillet?

To cure a cast iron skillet you will need to use a light oil such as canola, sunflower or even Crisco on it and put it upside down in the oven on a rack. The temperature should be set anywhere between 300 to 500 degrees for 30 to 60 minutes. You can repeat for a stronger seasoning bond several times. You can find more information here: