The kitchens of France were the inspiration behind the elegant Cuisinart Chef's Classic Stainless Cookware Collection. Chef's Classic features 18/10 stainless steel and pure aluminum encapsulated in the base for fast and even heating. Product features stainless: 18/10 mirror finish, Classic looks and professional performance. Unsurpassed heat distribution aluminum encapsulated base heats quickly and spreads heat evenly and eliminates hot spots. 18/10 stainless steel cooking surface does not discolor, react with food or alter flavors. Great for classic cooking techniques like slow simmers, rolling boils and reduction of liquids. Cool grip solid stainless steel riveted handle stays cool on the stovetop. Both handles provides extra support and balance when lifting and pouring. Rim is tapered for drip-free pouring. Premium 18/10 stainless steel easily cleans to original brilliant finish and constructed to last. Dishwasher Safe, premium 18/10 stainless steel easily cleans to original brilliant finish. Versatile performance, oven safe to 550°F. Cook on stovetop, in oven or under broiler. Freezer safe for easy storage. Limited Lifetime Warranty.