Starting officially on Friday 24 November this year, Black Friday 2023 is coming in hot. So, now, during the calm before the storm, it’s time to start prepping your wish list ahead of the four-day deal extravaganza. If new cookware is on your radar this year, we have some good news when it comes to Black Friday Le Creuset deals.
After a corker of a Black Friday event last year – when you could save up to 40 per cent on stoneware dish sets, cast iron casserole pots and much more – Le Creuset’s “colourful Friday” has returned for Black Friday 2023, with discounts of up to 50 per cent already up for grabs.
Stretching across the whole weekend into the following Monday (aka, Cyber Monday), the Black Friday sales see thousands of deals across every kind of category, and most retail giants will be taking part. Already getting the Black Friday ball rolling, we’ve seen early discounts popping up at Argos, John Lewis & Partners, Very and more. Of course, the IndyBest team will be keeping an eye out for the latest and best deals over the coming days.
Make sure to check back with us as the main event edges ever closer, but, in the meantime, keep scrolling for some of the best offers available to shop right now
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Best early Black Friday Le Creuset deals
Le Creuset cast iron classic oval casserole: Was £345, now £205, Lecreuset.co.uk
Secure a massive £140 saving on Le Creuset’s cast iron classic oval casserole dish, thanks to this Le Creuset early Black Friday deal. The dish is large – the brand says it’s big enough to roast an entire leg of lamb – so it sounds the perfect fit for family households. The enamelled cast iron design is suitable for oven cooking, use on the hob and under the grill, and should do a nice job of holding in heat, according to the brand.
Le Creuset cast iron hearts round casserole with light gold knob: Was £329, now £230.30, Lecreuset.co.uk
Sure to be a charming cookware addition or a lovely gift for any keen home chefs in your life, is this limited-edition hearts design casserole dish. Now reduced by nearly £100 in the Le Creuset clearance sale, the cast iron dish boasts a heat-resistant gold-colour knob in addition to all the cooking abilities of the brand’s regular cast iron design, which includes heat-retention prowess, suitability for grilling, oven cooking and use on the hob.
Le Creuset toughened non-stick 6-piece cookware set: Was £549, now £905, Lecreuset.co.uk
Why purchase just one piece of cookware when you can invest in six, and save nearly 40 per cent on the entire set? Included in this discounted bundle are a deep casserole, two shallow frying pans, a sauté pan, and two saucepans. According to the brand, the set is designed to stand up to long-term use and be resistant to abrasion. It should also serve up good heat distribution when it comes to cooking food evenly.
This cafetière is crafted from stoneware with an enamelled surface, finished with the brand’s signature three-ring design and stainless steel knob on the lid. Thanks to this very decent Black Friday discount, securing you 52 per cent off, there’s a saving of £35 to be pocketed when you plump for the coastal blue colourway.
Le Creuset cast iron heart casserole: Was £199, now £159.20, John Lewis.com
This cute cerise casserole dish brings a new meaning to the saying ”food is the way to the heart”. Reduced by 20 per cent until 30 November for Black Friday month, this will liven up meals at home with loved ones – especially if you serve straight from the pot. It can be used on the hob or inside the oven, as it’s capable of withstanding temperatures of up to 260C. The tight-fitting domed lid helps retain moisture for succulent, tasty one-pot meals for vegetarians, vegans and meat eaters alike.
Le Creuset shallow casserole: Was £285, now £225.01, Harrods.com
Bring some colour to your kitchen cabinets with this shallow casserole dish in teal, which has already been reduced by £60 at Harrods. The cast iron cookware is designed with a shallow shape, so it’s suitable whether you’re browning, simmering or stir-frying. Complete with handles and an ergonomic stainless steel knob, it can be used for cooking up a storm in the oven, too.
Le Creuset stoneware terrine with press and thermometer: Was £83, now £55.30, Lecreuset.co.uk
This terrine is one of the designs hailing from the coveted brand’s heritage collection. Made from glazed stoneware, it can be used to cook meatloaf, bread, cakes and more. It can handle high temperatures and can be used in the microwave or oven, as well as under the grill. Right now, the piece is discounted by 33 per cent, thanks to Le Creuset’s clearance offers.
Le Creuset signature cast iron round casserole dish: Was £225, now £180, Thehut.com
If the brand’s iconic cast iron casserole dish has been on your wishlist for a while, look no further than this discount. Highly versatile, the dish can be used on all hob types and is ideal for making sauces, roasting, slow-cooking and even baking. Plus, it’s finished with chip-resistant enamel.
Le Creuset cast iron signature square grillit: Was £199, now £119.20, Johnlewis.com
Bring the flavours of summer to your kitchen this winter, with this Le Creuset grillit. The cooking surface features ridges that help drain away fat as you cook, while offering the flavours associated with cooking al fresco on the grill, according to the brand. Plus, it’s made of cast iron to improve heat retention. Right now, you can snap up the pan in this fig shade, with a whopping 40 per cent discount – a saving of almost £80 – until 30 November.
Le Creuset classic salt and pepper mill set: Was £51, now £45, Amazon.co.uk
Sure to make a stylish addition to your table-top spread, save on the brand’s classic salt and pepper shakers with this Amazon deal. Currently reduced by 12 per cent, the matching salt and pepper pair is embossed with the brand’s logo across the base and features Le Creuset’s signature ridged design. What’s more, the culinary accessories boast an ergonomic grip, are easy to clean and should stand up to chipping, according to the brand.
Le Creuset stoneware classic teapot, coastal blue: Was £58, now £29, Lecreuset.co.uk
You don’t get much more British than a teapot, and you don’t get much better than 50 per cent off. This household essential features elegant handles that maintain a cold temperature for comfort while you pour while remaining drip and scratch-resistant. The pot holds up to four cups, perfect for all the family (or just you).
When is Black Friday 2023 in the UK?
Black Friday begins on the last Friday of November, which is the day following US holiday Thanksgiving. It then runs on throughout the weekend and into the following Monday, when deals will fall under the new guise of Cyber Monday. Essentially the same as Black Friday, Cyber Monday typically sees sales move online only, although this isn’t always the case. Last year, Black Friday kicked off on 25 November, while this year it will run between 24-27 November.
When will the best Black Friday Le Creuset deals be available?
After announcing its “colourful Friday” Black Friday sale event would be returning for 2023, Le Creuset launched a flurry of early Black Friday deals on casserole dishes, cookware sets and more. While the Black Friday discounts last year saved shoppers up 40 per cent, this year’s sale has gone even further. Right now, there are discounts of up to 50 per cent up for grabs.
What were the best Black Friday Le Creuset deals last year?
In 2022, shoppers looking on the brand’s website could scoop a saving of up to 40 per cent, while there were also excellent price cuts to be snapped up from retailers such as John Lewis & Partners and Amazon.
Shoppers could also save more than £50 on a three-piece stoneware dish set (£85, Lecreuset.co.uk). Elsewhere, John Lewis & Partners reduced the price of the brand’s cast iron casserole soup pot (£279, Lecreuset.co.uk) by a whopping 40 per cent.
Fenwick was also selling the brand’s tiny rainbow espresso mugs (£72, Fenwick.co.uk), with a deal that saw each mug cost less than £10.
While it was on sale at Amazon, shoppers could scoop up a saving of more than 20 per cent on a non-stick shallow casserole dish (£219.75, Amazon.co.uk), too.
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