Cookware Buying Guide
Our variety of cookware has something for everyone… whether you are a gourmet chef who enjoys professional grade pots and pans -- or someone looking for an easy care, affordable product. Take a moment to educate yourself between the different lines and materials before making your selection. The handy comparison chart provides specific details at a glance.
Hard Anodized Cookware
Offers professional cooking results thanks to its heavy-duty design and easy to clean, non-stick interior. Compatible with all stovetops (Except induction cooking), this non-reactive cookware eliminates hot spots and features sturdy rivoted handles. A high-quality product backed by a 10 year limited warranty. Shop all Hard Anodized Cookware
is a popular choice due to its quick heat conductivity, premium non-stick surface and colored exteriors. These pots and pans are ideal for consumers who want to avoid using a lot of cooking oil and butter. Clean up is extremely easy. Many times a wet paper towel is all you need. The non-slip handles are comfortable to grip and built to last. Tempered glass lids let you peek while you are cooking. Aluminum is an affordable and practical option. Shop all Aluminum Cookware
Stainless Steel cookware
is a beautiful product that resists staining and scratching. Each piece is crafted in professional weight stainless steel with an encapsulated aluminum bottom for even heat distribution. The rivoted cast handles are sturdy and strong for safer handling. Pots that come with tempered glass lids provide a window to your culinary creations while you are cooking. Some of our stainless steel lines feature the easy-care, non-stick surface. Our premium stainless steel CIA collection is made with 7-ply construction for unequaled performance and a lifetime of use. Shop all Stainless Steel Cookware
Terms to know…
7 Ply Cookware is an ultra premium product designed by professional chefs. Offering superior performance and control, it combines the beauty and durability of 18/10 stainless steel with the high heat conductivity of copper and aluminum. Each piece is constructed with 7 layers of bonded metal across the bottom and up the sides for more uniform cooking. This quality feature allows for better heat distribution and eliminates hot spots. Compatible with any heat source, our 7-ply cookware comes with a lifetime warranty. This is the finest consumer cookware on the market.
Tri-Ply is the norm when it comes to consumer cookware. It combines 3 different layers of bonded metals in every pot and pan. Stainless steel provides easy care and durabiltiy while aluminum and copper allow for quick heat conductivity.
Encapsulated Aluminum Based Bottoms provide fast and even heat distribution to pots and pans. One material is covered with another for enhanced durability, chemical stability, and weight reduction. This quality feature is found in most of our cookware lines.