The secret to more even cooking is all in the Pit Boss Soft Touch Griddle Press. Designed to help prevent the curling of meats while cooking, this press weighs down foods on the griddle to make better contact with the cooking surface. Weight also helps remove hot spots and enhance the overall appearance and presentation of food. It works perfectly in the kitchen as well to create perfect bacon and grilled sandwiches. The cast iron construction ensures your secret to perfection will last a lifetime as it naturally seasons from use.