Le Creuset Basting Brush : Toss out those warped and stained utensils. This fine grade silicone basting brush keeps its shape and color use after use. The thick bristles resist stains and do not absorb food flavors or stains. The bristles are heat resistant to 800 F and will not fall out. Use this colorful brush to baste meats, slather on barbeque sauce or top breads with melted butter. Bristle head detaches for easy cleaning by hand in soapy water or in the dishwasher.