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Friday-only Amazon sale: Calphalon 12" hard-anodized lidded Everyday Pan (similar to a chef's pan/saucier) $34.99

greygarious | Sep 25, 200909:18 AM     9

List price is $168 and shipping is free, so this is quite a deal. Highly-rated though some reviews said it is not as thick as some of Calphalon's other hard-anodized pans. I am mulling it over and will probably get it - the coating on my 4qt Circulon nonstick chef's pan is shot (the circulon concept seems impractical to me) and it appears that the Calphalon has a similar volume. I consider a chef's pan to be a real workhorse piece, suitable for sauteeing, braising, soups, boiling pasta. It's great for a beginning cook or a small kitchen.

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