Frying Pans

A good frying pan is essential for a cook. Get advice on which size and type to buy, plus discuss cooking techniques, care and storage, and more.

I Tried the Popular Pan That Claims It Can Replace 8 Kitchen Tools

The Always Pan has gained a cult following, promising to take the place of eight other kitchen tools. The popular pan is finally back in stock after a long stint on backorder so we put it through its...

Affordable titanium lined stainless steel cookware?

by treflelilac 2 hours ago

I may need to replace my 14" sauteuse. I would be interested in a titanium interior if I could find it at the right price. The only brands I can find without the plastic knobs typically found on wa...

Fall and Winter Sales, Specials

by drrayeye 1 month ago

Here ae some opportunities to get us started: All Clad VIP seconds sale is going on right now. Looks interesting--but no spexcial bargains I noticed. Zwilling/Hencles has a Fall sale for Staub, ...


G.S. Ware, 14" sauteuse, 8 Lbs, made in China

by treflelilac 18 hours ago

I have a 15 or 20 year old 14" sauteuse which I bought at a job lot type store. It's pretty heavy and I thought virtually indestructible until I dropped the lid recently and the handle snapped wher...

All-Clad Graphite Core

by melajoh 6 months ago

Anyone have any experience with the new All-Clad Graphite Core? Just wondering if it's a breakthrough or gimmicky. Thx.

Your Best Thrift/Estate/Yard Find?

by kaleokahu 3 months ago

Prompted by tcamp, the joys of stealing a great piece of cookware at junk store prices is had to beat. For me, it's like finding that long-lost Whistler painting. So what was it? Aloha, Kaleo

From All-Clad TK to Hestan Insignia.

by Angelus2013 20 days ago

Explains why All-Clad TK had been discontinued and reintroduced as All-Clad Collective. Chef Thomas Keller is now collaborating with Hestan to have another line of cookware. Unlike All-Clad TK, how...

Why I still use Non Stick pans and feel OK about it....I know this is a sensitive topic

by CHSeifert 23 days ago

I perfectly understand the desire to put less strain on the environment by using pans, that will last a lifetime instead of non stick pans, that you WILL have to throw out at some stage. I also...

New Hammersmith Brooklyn Copper Cookware by way of New Jersey

by alexrander 9 days ago

I’m so confused. New Hammersmith Copper Pans and website? I don’t know anything about it.

Which Demeyere Atlantis Lids Fit 9.4 and 11 Inch Frying Pans?

by westes 24 days ago

The Demeyere Atlantis Proline frying pans do not come with lids. Do any of the Atlantis lids fit the 9.4 inch and 11 inch frying pan? Zwilling USA said no, but Zwilling USA gives me wrong in...

True flat bottom pans?

by rutledj 1 month ago

Does anyone make a decent non-stick fry pan that actually has a flat bottom. Almost every one I've tried in the last few years are domed in the middle. All the oil\juices run to the outside edges. ...

Can I use a 30 cm Demeyere Intense fry pan on a 7 in electric coil burner?

by Stephanie_K 30 days ago

I recently purchased a set of Demeyere Intense cookware from Costco. This is my first cookware set and even though I don’t cook every day I wanted to get something that was quality and would last. ...

Darto Deals

by kaleokahu 2 months ago

Darto is offering free international shipping through August 31st

Technique's to limit mistakes due to cookware limitations

by ceasar2k6 2 months ago

Now, we all know that some cookware/dishes give more leeway with better cookware. My question is though... I have many friends who don't care what they use to cook and many times I see them fai...

The real time benefit of thicker copper cookware?

by CHSeifert 4 months ago

So I wonder…..is thicker copper cookware always better? Where do you see the law of diminishing returns when it comes to copper cookware thickness? When is copper too thick? Can copper be to...

Which one is more nonstick, ECI or stainless?

by curiouspeter 1 month ago

Between enameled cast-iron and stainless steel, which one is "nonstick" at a wider range of temperatures? I am looking to get a frying pan. I can use stainless for things without the food sticki...

Amazon Commercial Cookware

by Angelus2013 2 months ago

Looks like Amazon is joining the commercial industry. Don't know how long they've been doing this but I found them on a random Amazon search. They have some disk bottomed stuff and some tri-ply pan...


by sundancer 10225 2 months ago

I'm trying to replace an old chef's pan that has a 10 3/4" diameter & a depth of 4", with capacity of 5 1/2 qt. It's super convenient but teflon cover is coming off. I'd like to replace with SS com...

Is this new carbon steel pan considered damaged?

by samlee 2 months ago

I bought a matfer bourgeat frying pan (my first carbon steel pan!) and it arrived today with minimal packaging and what looks to be like some scuff marks on the sides of the pan. Should I try to ge...