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The 15.5 qt Lecreuset goose pot came in yesterday. Here is a photo:

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arupiper Apr 27, 2010 04:14 PM

Its next to the 8qt oval in Cobalt, and the 5.5 round in Dijon:

 
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    Td61 RE: arupiper Apr 27, 2010 05:36 PM

    AWESOME!!
    Now show us a cooked goose!

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      Chemicalkinetics RE: Td61 Apr 27, 2010 05:41 PM

      I am happy with a live goose.

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        wvgardener RE: Chemicalkinetics Apr 27, 2010 05:43 PM

        How much does it weigh?

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      rovergal RE: arupiper Apr 27, 2010 06:44 PM

      Wow, that's some pot!

      1. hobbybaker RE: arupiper Apr 27, 2010 07:24 PM

        Congratulation! It looks like you can nest the 8qt with lid in the goose pot. Can you lift it up by yourself? Just curious:)

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          arupiper RE: hobbybaker Apr 27, 2010 07:42 PM

          it weighs 26 pounds-it weighs just about as much as my 15 month old!

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            Chemicalkinetics RE: arupiper Apr 27, 2010 07:45 PM

            Are you trying to make everyone jealous?

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          Angela Roberta RE: arupiper Apr 28, 2010 10:33 AM

          I love the red, yellow, and blue together!

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            Mother of four RE: arupiper Apr 28, 2010 06:57 PM

            The picture is where???

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              Beckyleach RE: arupiper Apr 28, 2010 08:15 PM

              Nice pot, but what I REALLY want to know is what color paint you used on your walls! That's exactly the shade I wanted but I ended up with a horrible, anemic "post it note" shade of yellow, instead. Please? Pretty please? Surely you've got that old paint can just lying around, right?

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                RichardM RE: Beckyleach Apr 29, 2010 12:00 AM

                Unlikely you'll be happy. The color on the wall will vary according to the time of day since daylight changes color from morning (blue) to noon (white) to afternoon (red) plus the indoor lights (fluorescent, incandescent and mixture) affect your perception of the color. Second her digital camera 'interprets' the color and that's not exact. Finally, your computer monitor is probably not calibrated to produce a perfect match as well. So be sure to check out a few color samples before slapping it on the wall.

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                arupiper RE: arupiper Apr 29, 2010 07:17 AM

                Becky, the paint came from SHerwin Williams, and is called "golden glow".

                Mother of four, I took this picture in my dining room

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                  Beckyleach RE: arupiper Apr 29, 2010 08:20 AM

                  Thanks so much! I'll get a sample. Clearly, MY problem was that mine--which is Benjamin Moore--was called "Moon Dipper" I should have gone straight to the source of the light. <g>

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                    Mother of four RE: arupiper Apr 30, 2010 06:58 PM

                    This one I can see! Before, no picture!

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                    lagatta RE: arupiper Apr 29, 2010 08:26 AM

                    Beautiful. But please be careful, not only because it is lovely and expensive, but because that pot, full of hot meat and cooking juices, can be a serious hazard aka your goose will be cooked (sorry). Please tell us how cooking in it went.

                    I like your paint colour as well. It is hard to find yellows that really give that sunny effect.

                    1. Axalady RE: arupiper May 5, 2010 08:43 AM

                      Wow, that's gorgeous, and in my favorite color! I am a fan of Le Creuset and have cooked with it for almost 20 years now. My largest piece is the 6.75 qt oval which weighs almost 14 lbs. empty. When it's full of soup or stew it's a chore to lift, and it's not getting easier the older I get! I can't imagine what your goose pot will weigh once it's full. I'll echo lagatta and say please be careful.

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