Stainless Steel

Stainless steel cookware is a kitchen essential: Discuss where to buy it, what brand to get, which pans you need, how to clean it, and more.

8 Places in Your Kitchen You Didn't Know You Can Clean with Vinegar

Vinegar is one of the unsung heroes of the cleaning world. Seriously, there are so many things you can clean with vinegar, both in the kitchen and all around the house (even your deck!), and the best...

What's a good pan for roasting veggies or potatoes in the oven?

by VFish 2 days ago

I have used a jelly roll pan quarter sheet lined with foil and have used a 26 cm saute pan, which may have left some salt marks because I seasoned the vegetables and the pan went in cold. I want s...

Demeyere Atlantis saucier (conical saute / sauteuse)

by VFish 9 months ago

I have decided I really needed a saucier and after much searching, finally settled on Demeyere again. I still have the big potential for warping on my glass electric cooktop, plus I like the rivet...

New sauté pan, SS for induction

by Chowz 15 days ago

Hi! I recently bought two Zwilling Prime pans after suggestions from this forum. I'm very happy with them and at the time was also thinking about a sauté pan. After having used my new 3.8L pan f...

Fissler Original Profi serving pan

by VFish 2 months ago

So the Fissler 32 cm serving pan arrived today. I got the blasted domed SS lid! Oh, I know some of you like this lid but I have no idea why this is so great and it takes a lot of space. The whol...

Skillet for induction - best balance between even and responsive?

by babyraccoon 20 days ago

I'm considering a new 28cm stainless steel skillet. I have induction and lots of Fissler Original Profi, Demeyere, and one Lagostina Lagofusion. The Fissler is certainly the most even-heating and c...

Pertti wants to go fully clad

by Pertti 19 days ago

Hi all, I think it has come time for me to gather some great premium cladded cookware. I'm cooking on induction and for my future cladded cookware, I highly value responsiveness and beauty. I...

Buying advice SS saute pan ( 28cm / 11 inch )

by VanquishNL 1 month ago

Hi all, I live in the Netherlands (sorry for my English) and I'm looking for a new sautepan, I currently use the Sola 'hapjespan' 28cm / 11'' with high walls: Sola sautepan ( https://sola.nl/pr...

Spring 2020 Cookware Deals & Delights

by am47 2 months ago

Since it's been spring for at least a month now in the Northern Hemisphere, I thought it was high time another one of these threads was started. Never mind that March seemed to last an eternity – u...

Lagostina Accademia Lagofusion? Tell me more!

Sid Post
by Sid Post 17 days ago

First, I'm in the USA so the local country distributor doesn't seem to stock this line and Amazon UK shipping is pretty expensive so, it may be a while before I get a chance to see one in person or...

Knife for cutting raw chicken?

by noil 7 years ago

I am using a santoku knife (nothing expensive) at the moment that I've tried to sharpen, but when I try to seperate the drumstick from the thigh, or even just cutting the chicken in general, it jus...

The Great Copper Cookware Gallery on Chowhound

by SognSpatula 1 year ago

It was recently mentioned in another thread that we should have a central gallery for copper cookware since so little real info is available online. This is that thread. So post up your copper ...

Skillet: Mauviel M250 vs Demeyere vs AllClad

by noff 9 months ago

Hello Chowhound experts and experienced cooks, I'm a home cook so I do not work in a professional environment but I would like to have the best equipment because cooking is my favorite hobby. ...

Magefesa Nova Pressure Cooker

by droolingdoggie 29 days ago

Hi all: I am considering buying the Nova super-fast pressure cooker made by Magefesa in Spain. I searched through this forum and found that all threads were created a long time ago about older mode...

Did I Ruin My All-Clad?

by LandB20 1 month ago

I am relatively new to using stainless. I know to use low heat and the temp has to be just right to avoid sticking. However I've had my fair share of sticking, white spots and rainbows. I am still ...

Cristel Castel'Pro stainless?

by Pertti 2 months ago

Hi, Does anyone own any pieces from this newest line by Cristel, maybe even a complete set? Been eyeballing this and casteline hard. Casteline seems to be reviewed very positively, and would ind...

Advice needed on new cookware purchase

by noobiecook 2 months ago

Greetings chowhounders! I’m a new member to the forum and this is my first post. During the past couple of months I’ve been reacquainted to cooking, first out of necessity and lately have evolved i...

Fully clad stainless saucepans recommendations

by DonaldT123 2 months ago

Hi to everyone. Although I have some stainless lined copper saucepans (with cast iron handles), and don't get me wrong, they cook great, but I'm loath to used them for simple tasks like heating up ...

Sitram Catering line is done

by randallhank 4 years ago

I haven't seen any sort of official announcement, but Sitram's signature Catering line appears to be running out the string here in the U.S. and perhaps overseas as well. I have seen this before a...

triplinox cookware

by IndigoOnTheGo 7 years ago

Bought a saute pan in Goodwill for $2.99. Felt very heavy and was still in almost perfect condition. It apparently comes with a removable handle that was not included. I can not find much informati...

Stainless steel cookware: Le Creuset vs Mauviel

by Ajwheatley96 2 months ago

I'm looking into both manufacturers and cannot decide which would be the better investment. I'm aware that the stainless steel cookware from Le Creuset is actually manufactured in Portugal, but ...