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All-Clad Relaunches LTD Line of Cookware

by Nick M 2 years ago

All-Clad has just re-launched its once popular line of hard-anodized LTD cookware: (See the link below.) It would ...


Angelus2013 commented 3 months ago

Chalk board-like Anodized cookware exterior

by mddong 10 years ago

I purchased Kirkland anodized cookware as a wedding gift; similar in quality to Calaphon. I am very satisfied with th...


Sandy62346 commented 6 months ago

Help! Commercial Calphalon Hard Anodized finish wearing off?

by chefaroo 11 years ago

I bought a set of hard anodized in 2000. Honestly, I rarely use them. The one pan that does see a lot if use is the 2...


GH1618 commented 7 months ago

Calphalon Commercial Hard-Anodized Cookware

by Piper210 4 years ago

I have been a very loyal customer and always recommended Calphalon to all my friends. I have been a customer for over...


GH1618 commented 9 months ago

Questions About Hard Anodized Aluminum Cookware

by Sam D. 9 years ago

I just purchased a 12" hard anodized aluminum saute pan. I have never used this type of cookware before and it came w...


tinkers0413 commented 1 year ago

nonstick surfaces: ceramic or anodized aluminum?

by bellywizard 10 years ago

So I'm considering buying a new frying pan or two. I'd like to get away from Teflon. The two best options for nonst...


gjcaudera commented 1 year ago

Cookware The Way Things Used to Be: Calphalon

by randallhank 1 year ago

I came across this while looking for technical information. I love these little snapshots of history that remind us ...


ctscra commented 1 year ago

Calphalon Anodized coating wearing off -- exchange?

by dn51101 8 years ago

I read with interest a thread from 2008 regarding this topic, but I'm starting a new thread in the hopes that someone...


tessc57 commented 1 year ago

Anodized vs. stainless or cast iron pans for searing steak...

by Moimoi 6 years ago

I can get a very nice anodized sauté pan at a good price right now; however, I'm wondering if anyone has any opinions...


chuckufarley1 commented 1 year ago

Can someone please ID a pan for me?

by lilly5231 4 years ago

I got a wonderful little Century CC Anodized Aluminum pan at our thrift shop, and I would LOVE to buy more, but there...


lilly8655food commented 2 years ago

Ceramic vs Hard-Anodized Aluminum Wok

by RaptorsTV 2 years ago

For stir frying using high-heat, which one of these two woks will perform better? I am not interested in carbon steel...


RaptorsTV commented 2 years ago

New Viking Hard Anodized Stainless Cookware

by Seitan 2 years ago

This is apparently a new line of cookware released under the Viking brand by a company called Clipper Corp. http:...


Angelus2013 commented 2 years ago

Solvent for cleaning anodized aluminum?

by zackly 2 years ago

I have some old Calphalon hard anodized aluminum pots and pans that have some buildup on them. It hasn't responded we...


FillmoeSF commented 2 years ago

calphalond hard anodized- dishwasher?

by qwerty78 9 years ago

can one put calphalon hard anodized cookware in the dishwasher? it's an old pan (though used for the 1st time last ni...


ladykemma2 commented 2 years ago

Heavy gauge vs medium gauge

by scorchia 2 years ago

Hi everyone, Can someone explain the difference between heavy-Gauge Hard-anodized aluminum and medium-gauge hard-and...


janniecooks commented 2 years ago

What kind of pan am I looking for?

by leca 3 years ago

I need a pan that can brown, sticks less than cast iron or stainless (but does not need to be non-stick), and that ca...


leca commented 3 years ago

Anodized aluminum kettle leaving "stuff" in the water

by redheadsara 9 years ago

Hi Folks - I have had an anodized aluminum water kettle for a month or so and, every time I look at the water after ...


MichaelKnightthenightrider commented 3 years ago

Stovetop grill pan - what's best?

by josephnl 9 years ago

I want to get a rectangular (or square) grill pan to fit over one or two burners on my gas range. I rarely cook for ...


cstefan206 commented 3 years ago

Calphalon Non Anodized Pot (w/o NON stick)

by Rachel77 3 years ago

I have a Calphalon pot hard anodized (NOT non-stick) that was bought in 2000 or 1999. When making a few batches of...


cstefan206 commented 3 years ago

Calphalon Cookware

by slowandsteady 9 years ago

I recently purchased a Calphalon One Infused Anodized 2.5qt Saucepan. Got it at a decent price of $39.99. Is anodize...


CaliforniaJoseph commented 3 years ago