For over 100 years, Lodge Manufacturing has produced the most extensive line of quality cast iron on the market. Lodge Mfg. is a family owned and family operated business. Joseph Lodge started the company in the early 1800's.
A lot of the cast iron cookware that is made in this Tennessee plant is still in service today, having been handed down several generations in the same family. Here's a look at the Lodge Mfg. plant, which is open for tours during the South Pittsburg's annual National Cornbread Festival. Find tips on seasoning and cleaning your cast iron.