Calphalon Elite Nonstick 3-Piece Fry Pan & Sauté Pan Set
Developed through a unique collaboration between Calphalon and Williams Sonoma, the Elite cookware collection sets a new standard for nonstick performance. Metal utensils won’t damage the release performance of the durable, triple-layer nonstick interior, and the specially textured surface excels for searing foods—two key features that set this collection apart from other nonstick cookware. Made in the USA and exclusively ours, Elite cookware is also PFOA-free and dishwasher safe. The fry pan and sauté pan in this set are daily essentials for any kitchen.
- Three-piece set includes 10" fry pan and 3-qt. sauté pan with lid.
- Premium hard-anodized aluminum ensures excellent heat conduction and uniform cooking.
- Triple-layer nonstick surface is durable enough to withstand metal whisks, spoons and spatulas.
- Textured Sear nonstick interior seals in flavor when browning or searing foods.
- Polished stainless-steel handles are riveted.
- Ergonomically shaped handles offer a secure grip and comfortable lifting.
- Low-profile tempered-glass lid lets you view contents during cooking.
- Dishwasher safe.
- Dimensions & More Info
- 10" fry pan: 1 3/4" high; 2 lb. 9 oz.
- 3-qt. sauté pan: 10" diam., 2 3/4" high; 5 lb. 4 oz. with lid.
- Made in USA.
- Use & Care
- Ideal for gas and electric cooktops (not induction compatible).
- Safe for use with metal spatulas, spoons and whisks as well as nylon, silicone, coated or wooden utensils.
- Do not use other types of metal utensils, such as forks or knives.
- Oven safe to 500 degrees F.
- Do not use aerosol cooking sprays; buildup over time will cause foods to stick.
- Allow pan to cool before washing.
- Dishwasher safe.
- Avoid using steel wool, steel scouring pads or harsh detergents.
- Stubborn food residue and stains can be removed with a nylon scrubbing pad and a fine-powdered cleanser.
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If within 30 days, you are dissatisfied for any reason, you may return your purchase for a refund of the merchandise value. An original receipt or gift receipt is required for all returns and exchanges. Returns with a gift receipt will be refunded in the form of a Merchandise Credit for the amount indicated on the gift receipt. Returns with original receipt will be refunded in the original form of payment, cash and check refunds over $100 will be issued as a company check (may take 14 business days from time of request).
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- Gift With Purchase
Receive a Calphalon Elite 5-quart Dutch Oven (a $250 value) when you purchase a Calphalon Elite 8-piece Set, 10-piece Set or 15-piece Set through 7/31/2017.
Rated 4 out of 5 by lexusd from very nice Very nice set of cookware. I like that the top interchanges with both pans. I was a little worried that one reviewer( who had a glass top stove) said the bottom of the pans had bumps on them. I have a glass top stove and my cookware did not have the bumps. Thank goodness!. Heavier than most cookware, but a great buy on sale.Date published: 2017-02-15Rated 5 out of 5 by Mondo from Works better than lower-end Calphalon lines I bought this set in one of the pre-Christmas sales, and am VERY satisfied with it. I'm stuck with an electric-spiral-burner range, and have had problems using it with past cookware, even "standard" calphalon aluminum items. These pans work great on it! First, the materials and construction are excellent, and solve my most vexing electric burner problems. I've found that lower-end pans are often so light that the handle puts them off-balance, tilting a near-empty pan off direct contact with the electric heating element (this has even been a problem with some cheaper Calphalon pans). These Calphalon Elite pans are nice and heavy so they sit flat; their thick aluminum also helps dramatically reduce local hot spots where the elements are touching the bottom of the pan. The metal handles are sturdy, allow use in the oven, and remain cool enough to handle when used on the range. With all the big rivets, I'm sure the handles will remain secure even if the pan sees use as a weapon in hand-to-hand combat! The helper handle on the far side of the saute pan is a great size -- big enough to grab on to, but not so big it interferes with neighboring pans or items. I really like the vertical medium-high pan sides of the 3qt saute pan. They help reduce splashing outside the pan, but are not so high that it's hard to access the pan bottom with utensils. This pan is now my go-to pan for many tasks I used to use a fry pan or larger pot for, such as cooking bacon, making a batch of tomato sauce, etc. After a few months of use, the non-stick surface is still in great shape and works well (I've only hand-washed these to be on the safe side; they're easy to clean). Note that the instructions caution to avoid citrus-containing cleaners, presumably because the acid would damage the outer anodization. We'll see how long the non-stick lasts, but even if I have to buy a new pan after 2 or 3 years, the sale pricing means they're still a great deal.Date published: 2017-02-14Rated 5 out of 5 by ChateauxG from Loving them in Leesburg I enjoy trying recipes and learning new techniques. I finally allowed myself to update my cookware. Why did i wait so long!?!? Quality cookware. It allows the flavors of the ingredients to come through as opposed to oils and sprays used to prevent sticking.Date published: 2016-12-31Rated 5 out of 5 by JulsB from Great purchase! In love with these pans! Do yourself the favor and purchase them! I use them almost daily and they still look brand new. Cooks food great and doesn't stick to the pan.Date published: 2016-09-16Rated 4 out of 5 by Sasha247 from Excellent pans I cook everyday and needed new frying pans...these were a great purchase. I use very little oil in these, the non-stick is great. Easy to cleanup (they are dishwasher safe but I just wash them by hand since it's so easy). The only reason I took a sfar off is that they are a bit small. I can use it for making smaller dishes and etc, but not a large family meal.Date published: 2016-09-07Rated 2 out of 5 by CJDel from Poor quality control I received the pan set, upon examining the pans I noticed the bottom of the pans have sharp bumps on them. I have a glass cooktop, these pans will scratch the glass. I previous purchased the Calphalon Elite 13 inch pan. The bottom is as smooth as glass. I'm returning the pan set to the store for another set. Hopefully the new set will have a smooth finish.Date published: 2016-08-19Rated 5 out of 5 by Crystalsbling from My Go-To Cookware After receiving this as a gift, we purchased the 11 piece Calphalon Elite to replace our thirty year old cookware. I was a little hesitant to make the move to non-stick full time, so I put the old stuff in the attic and it can stay there... These pans really perform, high heat, low heat, stove top to oven, rubber spatulas or metal, and they make it to the dishwasher and back. The extra plus, they are made in the USA. Thank you for investing in our country and our workers. If I had to ask for one improvement, I would ask that the handle on the lid be heat resistant for stove top use...Date published: 2016-08-15Rated 5 out of 5 by Annie2013 from Fabulous Pans Excellent quality, well designed and easy to clean.Date published: 2016-06-20