Simply Calphalon Nonstick cookware brings durability and performance to your kitchen. The Dutch oven casserole has a long-lasting non stick cookware surface that consistently delivers delicious results followed by easy cleanup, while durable, hard-anodized aluminum construction promotes fast and even heating. Silicone handles feel comfortable and stay cool on the stovetop. The 7-qt. Calphalon Dutch Oven has a wide, flat bottom and deep straight sides, making it ideal for searing and braising meat, preparing savory stews, and making delicious meat sauces. And because it's oven safe, you can brown meats on the stovetop then finish recipes in the oven.