Calphalon Contemporary Hard-Anodized Aluminum Nonstick Cookware, Pour and Strain Sauce Pan, 3 1/2-quart, Black

May 11, 2017 - Comment

Featuring a hard-anodized exterior and nonstick interior. Calphalon Contemporary Nonstick combines durability and performance with fast clean-up and easy low-fat cooking.. Heavy-gauge aluminum construction ensures even heating and is hard-anodized for durability. It also makes it dishwasher-safe. Interior includes three layers of nonstick coating – two layers provide durability and the third layer offers easy

Featuring a hard-anodized exterior and nonstick interior. Calphalon Contemporary Nonstick combines durability and performance with fast clean-up and easy low-fat cooking.. Heavy-gauge aluminum construction ensures even heating and is hard-anodized for durability. It also makes it dishwasher-safe. Interior includes three layers of nonstick coating – two layers provide durability and the third layer offers easy release performance. The long, brushed stainless steel handles are designed to stay cool on the stovetop. Pans and covers are also oven safe, making it ideal for finishing a gourmet dish. Cook pasta, vegetables, rice or beans, and then drain liquid by using the integrated straining holes in the cover. It’s fast, easy and you won’t have to use a separate colander. The nonstick surface of the saucepan with straining lid means you can cook healthier using less fat, with effortless cleanup. Comes with Calphalon’s full lifetime warranty.

Product Features

  • Heavy-gauge aluminum construction of saucepan with straining lid ensures even heating and is hard-anodized for durability. It also makes it dishwasher-safe.
  • Interior includes three layers of nonstick coating – two layers provide durability and the third layer offers easy release performance.
  • The long, brushed stainless steel handles are designed to stay cool on the stovetop. Pans and covers are also oven safe, making it ideal for finishing a gourmet dish.
  • Cook pasta, vegetables, rice or beans, and then drain liquid by using the integrated straining holes in the cover. It’s fast, easy and you won’t have to use a separate colander.
  • The nonstick surface means you can cook healthier using less fat, with effortless cleanup. Comes with Calphalon’s full lifetime warranty.

Comments

Gwen says:

PERFECT! The last thing in the world I need is another Calphalon pan but I couldn’t help myself. Even though I am right-handed (or am I?), I always hold the pan in my left hand to pour. Well, that presents a problem when the spout is on the opposite side of the pan, specifically the little Calphalon butter warmer which I rarely use because of that very flaw. This much bigger pan with a wonderful lid with air holes, allows you to pour and drain without losing any food. I absolutely love it. The size…

RLD says:

To me it was the perfect size, non-stick and it came with a very … This is really a attractive and well designed product. Originally it was a gift for my younger and very fussy brother. He said it wasn’t quite the right size. To me it was the perfect size, non-stick and it came with a very nice glass lid. Instead of returning it I decided to keep it for myself figuring hey it was Calphalon. How could you go wrong? Well, you can. Now mind you, I have used other Calphalon non-stick products and still have a five year-old fry pan which I use all the time…

Scott Muller says:

Serious durability issues I initially purchased this pan based on an America’s Test Kitchen recommendation, however after only nine months of relatively light use it is clear that the exterior hard anodizing is not at all durable. The anodizing has been completely worn away in a ring on the bottom and the bare aluminum is dissolving away more and more every time I wash it. I followed all the use and care instructions, cooking at medium heat or lower and washing in the dishwasher as recommended. I plan to send this pan…

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