This Signature Series 1.1 qt. Sauce pot is perfect for creating delicious sauces and toppings, melting chocolate or cheese or warming milk for delicious hot cocoa. Enameled cast iron heats up slowly and retains heat to keep warm things warm longer. Use to heat ingredients for sauce recipes or simply for serving. This elegant pot is 6-1/2 in. diameter and 3-1/3 in. deep with a perfect fitting cast iron lid. Lava makes this pot just like its Dutch Ovens by applying 3 layers of beautiful enamel outside with a chef preferred matte black enamel finish inside that is bonded to premium cast iron by firing twice, for maximum beauty, lasting durability and superb cooking performance. Only the finest cookware in the world is made this way.