Cookware Comparison

Nonstick Cookware

Why cooks love our Nonstick cookware

  • Exceptionally durable hard-anodized aluminum exterior
  • Durable nonstick interior cleans up quickly
  • Delicate foods release easily for perfect presentation
  • Requires less fat or oil for healthier cooking
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Cookware Interior Construction Handles Care Usage Utensils
Calphalon Williams-Sonoma Elite Nonstick
3 Layers of PFOA-Free Nonstick Sear Nonstick - A specially textured surface that seals in flavor. Heavy-Gauge Hard-anodized aluminum for superior durability ​Cast, Brushed, Stay-Cool Stainless Steel Dishwasher Safe Oven Safe 500°F Use any utensil Metal whisks, spoons and spatulas won't scratch the nonstick surface
Calphalon Signature Nonstick
3 Layers of PFOA-Free Nonstick Sear Nonstick A specially textured surface that seals in flavor. Heavy-Gauge Hard-anodized aluminum for superior durability ​ Cast, Brushed, Stay-Cool Stainless Steel Dishwasher Safe Oven Safe 500°F Use any utensil Metal whisks, spoons and spatulas won't scratch the nonstick surface
Calphalon Contemporary Nonstick
3 Layers of PFOA-Free Nonstick Triple-layer for improved durability and release Heavy-Gauge Hard-anodized aluminum for superior durability ​ Cast, Brushed, Stay-Cool Stainless Steel Dishwasher Safe Oven Safe 450°F Use nylon, coated or wooden utensils
Calphalon Classic Nonstick
2 Layers of PFOA-Free Nonstick 2 layers for easy food release and quick cleanup Medium-Gauge Hard-anodized aluminum with pour spouts and fill lines. Cast, Brushed, Stay-Cool Stainless Steel Hand Wash Oven Safe 450°F Use nylon, coated or wooden utensils
Calphalon Classic Ceramic Nonstick
Eco-Friendly PFOA-Free Ceramic Nonstick For easy food release and quick cleanup Medium-Gauge Hard-anodized aluminum with pour spouts and fill lines. ​ Cast, Brushed, Stay-Cool Stainless Steel Hand Wash Oven Safe 450°F Use nylon, coated or wooden utensils
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Long lasting PFOA-free nonstick for easy food release and cleanup Medium-Gauge Hard-anodized aluminum ​Stay-cool Comfort Grip Hand Wash Oven Safe 400°F Use nylon, coated or wooden utensils
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PFOA- and PTFE-free nonstick for easy food release and cleanup Medium-Gauge Hard-anodized aluminum ​Stay-cool Comfort Grip Hand Wash Oven Safe 400°F 
Use nylon, coated or wooden utensils
 

Stainless Steel Cookware

Why cooks love our Stainless Steel cookware

  • Aluminum core or base for faster cookware
  • Ideal for searing, browning & deglazing
  • Dishwasher safe
  • Compatible with induction stovetops
  • Safe for use with all utensils, including metal
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Cookware Exterior Construction Handles Care Usage
Calphalon Signature Stainless Steel
Brushed Stainless
Steel Exterior
Heavy-Gauge, 5-Ply Construction

Three layers of aluminum encased between two layers of stainless steel for strength and durability. Exceptionally even heating and precise temperature control.
​Cast, Brushed, Stay-Cool Stainless Steel Dishwasher Safe Oven Safe
Broiler Safe
Induction Capable
Calphalon Contemporary Stainless Steel
Brushed Stainless
Steel Exterior
Heavy-Gauge, 3-Ply Construction

Full heavy-gauge aluminum core encased between two layers of stainless steel for strength and durability. Even and consistent heat conduction.
​ Cast, Brushed, Stay-Cool Stainless Steel Dishwasher Safe Oven Safe
Broiler Safe
Induction Capable
Calphalon Tri-Ply Stainless Steel
Polished Stainless
Steel Exterior
Heavy-Gauge, 3-Ply Construction

Full heavy-gauge aluminum core encased between two layers of stainless steel for strength and durability. Even and consistent heat conduction.
Cast, Polished, Stay-Cool Stainless Steel Dishwasher Safe Oven Safe
Broiler Safe
Induction Capable
Calphalon Classic Stainless Steel
Brushed Stainless
Steel Exterior
Medium-Gauge, Impact Bonded

Stainless steel with impact-bonded aluminum base. Pour spouts and fill marks on select pans. Straining lids with stainless steel rims.
Cast, Brushed, Stay-Cool Stainless Steel Dishwasher Safe Oven Safe
Broiler Safe
Induction Capable
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Brushed Stainless Steel Exterior Medium-Gauge, Impact Bonded

Stainless steel with impact-bonded aluminum base.
Stay-cool Comfort Grip Dishwasher Safe Oven Safe 400°F
Induction Capable