My once black cast iron skillet is now dark silver on the inside. Have I ruined it?

by Joy G   Last Updated June 10, 2019 20:17 PM

the bottom of my pan is now a dark silver instead of black. the inside sides of the pan is still black. I used brillo pads to clean it and now I fear I have ruin this pan as well as another that have been passed down from generations to me. Can they be repaired?

Tags : cast-iron


Answers 1


It sounds like you may have scrubbed the seasoning off your pan. It is not ruined, but will need to be re-seasoned. As you can see on the right, where it says "related", there are a number of links to questions and answers about cast iron seasoning.

moscafj
moscafj
June 10, 2019 19:37 PM

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