Stainless is the professionals’ choice for durability, versatility and easy cleaning, including in dishwashers. The tulip shape pots are extremely durable and dishwasher safe for easy cleaning convenience. The thick aluminum base is encased in stainless steel for quick, even heating. Unlike nonstick products, these can be used with induction cooktops.
The larger pans can take a long time to heat up.
Lots of pluses like being made without the use of PFOA (perfluorooctanoic acid), a known carcinogen. Oven safe to 400° F. Twice as hard as stainless steel. Comfortable silicone handles stay cool. Heats food evenly.
Not dishwasher safe. The large pans are on the heavy side.
Sturdy construction from aluminum, which reduces hot spots. 2-tone porcelain enamel exteriors are paired with nonstick interiors, and rubberized phenolic handles are double riveted. The included cooking tools are specifically made to be used with nonstick cookware.
Not dishwasher safe. Pots have a smaller circumference than in other sets, although they are deeper.
Comes in a range of 2-toned exterior colors for a coordinated kitchen, including cake pans with a colored bottom. Aluminum construction with nonstick interior is safe to use in temperatures up to 350 degrees. Easy hand wash cleanup.
Not dishwasher safe. Some loss of color from the exterior paint has been reported.
Features aluminum construction with nonstick interiors plus comfortable grippy handles. Mix and match shatter-resistant glass lids are interchangeable on the skillets and pans, plus you can keep an eye on things without removing the lid. Users found they locked in heat and moisture without hot spots.
Not dishwasher safe. The spatula and spoon are bendy and not substantial.
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