The European design and styling of the pots and pans in this cookware set give it coveted appeal while the high quality and energy-proficient construction mean gourmet results every time.
Start, add-to, or complete a cookware set. The variety of starter pots and pans makes it a great choice of wedding gift, house warming gift, or any beginning occasion. The set includes a 2.25-quart saucepan with lid (8.5-inch diameter), 4-quart sauté pan with lid (11.5-inch diameter), a 7-quart stockpot with lid (10-inch diameter) and a 10-inch fry pan. Together these Berndes nonstick pieces are capable of pan-frying, steaming, sautéing, blanching, boiling, and stewing a variety of foods.
The sauce and saute pans have a beautiful, ergonomic Sauerland Ash stick handle enhancing pan control and allowing safe and easy transport. Each also has a helper handle. The pot has molded dual side handles. All are oven-safe to 300°F. The set is not compatible with induction cooktops. Hand washing is recommended.
Formed by vacuum casting. Construction: 2.5 mm of high-quality aluminum with a 6 mm high-quality aluminum base thickness that assures even heat distribution. Guaranteed warp-proof. Reinforced 3-layer non-stick coating ideal for low-fat cooking. Features the popular Berndes CD bottom -- ground flat, then lightly textured for a perfectly flat fit to a hob plate assuring optimum energy efficiency. 100% PFOA free.
Pioneered in Germany since 1921, Berndes became available in the US in 2009