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The MasterClass casserole dish is on sale (plus it’s been likened to Le Creuset)

Hearty autumn meals: The MasterClass casserole dish that’s likened to Le Creuset is back in stock and on sale for £34

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Amazon shoppers are going wild for a now £34 hob-to-oven aluminium casserole dish that has been likened to the prestigious French cookware brand Le Creuset’s £270 model.

The MasterClass Medium Casserole Dish is a hugely popular kitchen buy on Amazon with thousands of users raving about the quality for the price – even claiming it’s a dupe for premium brand Le Creuset. 

The MasterClass Medium Casserole Dish is ideal for creating hearty meals this autumn and winter.

The versatile casserole dish works with all hobs (induction included) and is oven safe. Better still, the clever self-basting lid means the dish is great for slow cooking as the flavours and juices simply drip back down into the pan.

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If you want something similar to the quality of Le Creuset but aren't prepared to fork out, it's worth checking out the now £34 MasterClass Medium Casserole Dish

If you want something similar to the quality of Le Creuset but aren’t prepared to fork out, it’s worth checking out the now £34 MasterClass Medium Casserole Dish 

A culinary classic, the casserole dish has been called the ‘best pan ever’, with users impressed by the ‘excellent heat distribution’, calling it ‘amazingly lightweight ‘ and ‘amazingly easy to clean’.

Now on sale for £34, you can snap up the MasterClass Medium Casserole Dish for £236 cheaper than Le Creuset. And shoppers are finding it hard to tell the difference. 

‘Bought to replace very old Le Creuset and impressed by performance and ease of use (so much lighter and still a great result)’ raved one reviewer. 

Another shopper agreed adding: ‘Move over Le Creuset, your time is past’, going on to call it ‘superb’, raving how ‘it looks like a heavy casserole but is really lightweight’.

Unsurprisingly the MasterClass Casserole Dish has attracted a big fan base with home cooks, often selling out as soon as it goes on sale. 

Over 80 per cent of its reviewers have rated the dish a perfect five-star review, with users raving about the quality and performance, specifically loving how lightweight it is.

Not only substantially cheaper than its competition, it’s also significantly lighter, weighing just 1.11kg for a 4-litre pot, which makes it far easier to handle. 

Lightweight, aluminium is also a very good heat conductor, meaning your favourite recipes cook evenly and develop their flavours in less time. Win, win. 

Better still, the stainless steel base makes it hugely versatile, and safe for any heat source, including induction hobs and ovens. 

The versatile 4-litre MasterClass Casserole Dish is perfect for hearty autumn meals like casseroles, stews, chillis, pasta and roasts

The versatile 4-litre MasterClass Casserole Dish is perfect for hearty autumn meals like casseroles, stews, chillis, pasta and roasts

One impressed shopper left a perfect five-star review for the casserole dish, writing: ‘Used this dish every day since I bought it and it’s amazingly easy to clean, everything just wipes straight off.

‘Been looking for ages for a dish to go from hob to oven at an affordable price- this is just what I was looking for. Would definitely recommend Just wish I’d found this sooner.’

Another agreed, adding: ‘Excellent product. Super light, great nonstick bottom. The little handles get super hot, but I guess I should pick up the handle grips. Great value for money.’

A third penned: ‘I am so impressed with the weight and quality of this dish. I’ve used it a couple of times in the oven and it washes really well in the dishwasher.

‘You can’t beat the price, and it doesn’t weigh a tonne or hurt your wrists like those heavy cast iron le Cruset ones.’

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