This Heritage multiclad stainless steel 12 quart stock pot by Hammer Stahl has it all. Ideal for cooking soups, stews, sauces, stock, one pot meals. Use on any stovetop, including conduction. Stovetop stay-cool handles. A surface of Titanium stabilized 316Ti creates the most corrosion-resistant and inert cooking surface available. Food has a clean, authentic taste. The easy-to-clean surface is excellent for braising and searing, provides safe food storage in the stock pot. Its body constructed of seven layers of material provides even-heating conduction allowing no hot spots that burn food. This American made, superior quality construction results in a warranty giving you a lifetime product. It is unconditionally warranted against defect in material and workmanship for the purchaser’s lifetime. If a stainless steel part rusts, warps, chips, cracks, bends, melts, or breaks, it is considered defective. Oven safe. Use it interchangeably for Dutch oven purposes. Dishwasher safe.