Stainless Steel Braiser

  • Sugg. Price $480 $565 Our Price $315 $412.50
    After more than 45 years of producing extraordinary pans from copper, the Ruffoni family began channeling its artistry into clad stainless-steel cookware of the same exceptional quality. Ideal for both browning and slow-simmering, this braising pan conducts heat evenly and efficiently. Alternating layers of stainless steel and aluminum transfer heat efficiently, eliminating hot spots. Hand-hammered exterior with a unique serial number inscribed on the bottom. Solid stainless-steel handle and lid. Knob is hand cast in brass and plated in silver by a Milanese silversmith, and comes in the shape of a garlic and pepper (5 qt.) or a pumpkin and gourd (7 qt.). Ideal for use on any type of cooktop, including induction. Handsome enough for oven-to-table presentation. Made in Italy.
  • Sugg. Price $450 Our Price $337.50
    Revered for their extraordinary copper pans, the Ruffoni family of Italy also produces clad stainless-steel cookware with the highest level of artistry and quality. This hammered-steel braising pan excels for stovetop browning then slow simmering in the oven. The finely detailed lovebirds atop the lid watch over the oven-to-table presentation. 7-qt. cap Alternating layers of stainless steel and aluminum transfer heat efficiently, eliminating hot spots Hand-hammered exterior with a unique serial number inscribed on the bottom Lovebirds knob – a Williams Sonoma exclusive – is hand cast in bronze and plated in silver by a Milanese silversmith Stainless-steel handles are detailed with a leaf design Domed lid is stainless steel Ideal for use on any type of cooktop, including induction Made in Italy
  • Sugg. Price $270 Our Price $202.50
    On one of his early trips to Europe, Chuck Williams discovered Ruffoni, a family-owned company in Omegna, Italy that had been producing extraordinary pans for 45 years. Thus began a partnership that is as strong today as it was then. We've collaborated with them once more to create a collection that combines Ruffoni's legendary craftsmanship with a few signature touches of our own. Our braising pan is finished with an iconic Williams Sonoma pineapple finial in celebration of Chuck's lasting relationship with these talented artisans. 5-qt. cap. Alternating layers of stainless steel and aluminum transfer heat efficiently, eliminating hot spots. Hammered exterior band. Tempered glass lid with stainless-steel pineapple finial. Stainless-steel handles are detailed with a leaf pattern. Ideal for use on any type of cooktop, including induction. Handsome enough for oven-to-table presentation. Made in Italy.
  • Sugg. Price $499.95 Our Price $374.96
    After more than 45 years of producing extraordinary pans from copper, the Ruffoni family began channeling its artistry into clad stainless-steel cookware of the same exceptional quality. Offering exquisite beauty and superb performance, this serving set makes a stunning presentation for hot food at parties and festive family meals. Constructed of alternating layers of stainless steel and aluminum, the elegant braiser withstands rigorous use, while the leaf-detailed warming stand keeps food at the optimal serving temperature and works with most Ruffoni cookware. 5-qt. braiser is crafted with alternating layers of stainless steel and aluminum that transfer heat efficiently, eliminating hot spots. Braiser is ideal for use on any type of cooktop, including induction. Braiser's hand-hammered exterior has unique serial number inscribed on bottom. Braiser knob is hand cast in brass and plated in silver by a Milanese silversmith. Warmer is micro-cast from stainless steel with a hand-polished finish. Warmer is masterfully crafted with cast-steel legs formed as branches and detailed with leaf-shaped feet. Braiser is oven and dishwasher safe. Made in Italy.
  • Sugg. Price $305 Our Price $249.95
    Designed for braising – a classic French technique that calls for browning meat on the stovetop followed by baking in the moist heat of the oven – this pan has high sides and a generous capacity that make it ideal for dishes like osso bucco and chicken cacciatore. Three-ply construction sandwiches a heat-responsive aluminum core between an easy-clean stainless-steel interior and exterior; interior won't react with foods. Ensures fast, even heating. Domed lid promotes heat circulation and locks in moisture. Riveted stainless-steel handles stay cool on the cooktop. Includes a removable stainless-steel rack that elevates meats above their drippings. Ideal for use on any cooktop, including induction. Polished finish for oven-to-table presentation. Handcrafted in USA.
  • Sugg. Price $249.95 Our Price $187.46
    Revered for their extraordinary copper pans, the Ruffoni family of Italy also produces clad stainless-steel cookware with the highest level of artistry and quality. This hammered-steel braiser is ideal for stovetop browning followed by slow cooking in the oven. Crowned by a graceful olive branch, this is a beautiful piece for serving. 2 1/2-qt. cap. Alternating layers of stainless steel and aluminum transfer heat efficiently, eliminating hot spots. Hand-hammered exterior. Olive branch knob – a Williams Sonoma exclusive – is hand cast in bronze and plated in silver. Stainless-steel handles are detailed with a leaf design. Stainless-steel lid. Ideal for use on any type of cooktop, including induction. Made in Italy.
  • Sugg. Price $450 Our Price $337.50
    After more than 45 years of producing extraordinary pans from copper, the Ruffoni family began channeling its artistry into clad stainless-steel cookware of the same exceptional quality. Developed especially for Williams Sonoma, this shallow braising pan conducts heat evenly and efficiently. 4-qt. cap. Alternating layers of stainless steel and aluminum transfer heat efficiently, eliminating hot spots. Hand-hammered exterior with a unique serial number inscribed on the bottom. Solid stainless-steel handle and lid. Knob is hand cast in brass and plated in silver by a Milanese silversmith, and comes in the shape of a leek, carrot and pea. Ideal for use on any type of cooktop, including induction. Handsome enough for oven-to-table presentation. Made in Italy.
  • Sugg. Price $700 Our Price $525
    The only copper cookware that performs flawlessly on all cooktops, including induction, Prima Matera combines the beauty and conductivity of copper with an easy-care stainless-steel interior. The broad base and raised sides of this braiser make it ideal for both browning and simmering. 11" diam., 4" high. 90% copper, 10% stainless-steel construction. 2mm-thick copper body heats and cools rapidly and evenly. Stainless-steel interior and lid offer durability and easy cleaning. Seamlessly integrated magnetic bottom ensures induction compatibility. Elegant oven-to-table design. Made in France by de Buyer, established in 1810.
  • Sugg. Price $250 Our Price $187.50
    We collaborated with professional chefs and the designers of Denmark's eco-friendly Scanpan® to create the first line of commercial-grade nonstick cookware for everyday cooking. Our Scanpan TechnIQ series combines fresh, modern designs for better browning, more even cooking and ergonomic comfort with Scanpan's revolutionary Stratanium-Plus® coating – the most durable nonstick finish available. Our 6-qt. Giant Braiser is the ultimate family-size pan, expertly designed with extra-high walls and a generous surface area, making it ideal for searing, braising and deglazing large portions. Pressure cast of 100% recycled aluminum. Extra-thick base is pressure forged, which ensures even heat distribution and eliminates hot spots. Tempered-glass lid is fitted with stainless-steel rim and handle. Patented Stratanium-Plus nonstick cooking surface is 100% PFOA-free; provides flawless release and fast cleanup; and will never peel, crack or break down. Textured surface sears, braises and deglazes with minimal cleanup. Ideal for low-fat cooking using minimal oil. Two ergonomic stainless-steel handles ease transport from stove to table. Can be used with metal utensils. Dishwasher safe. Made in Denmark.
  • Sugg. Price $330 Our Price $247.50
    On one of his early trips to Europe, Chuck Williams discovered Ruffoni, a family-owned company in Omegna, Italy, that had been producing extraordinary pans for 45 years. He began a partnership between his company and Ruffoni that is as strong today as it was then. We collaborated with Ruffoni once more to create a collection that combines the company's legendary craftsmanship with a few signature touches of our own. Our copper braising pan is finished with an iconic Williams Sonoma pineapple finial in celebration of Chuck's lasting relationship with these talented artisans. 5-qt. cap. 1.6mm thickness is made with a solid copper exterior and stainless-steel interior. Finished with a hammered exterior band. Tempered-glass lid with cast stainless-steel pineapple finial. Stainless-steel riveted handles are detailed with a leaf pattern. Makes for a spectacular at-table presentation. Made in Italy.
  • Sugg. Price $285 Sale $89.99
    We've teamed up with Scanpan to create our signature line of high-performance, eco-friendly nonstick cookware. The durable pieces are made in Denmark of 100% recycled aluminum reinforced with ceramic-titanium particles and coated with a patented PFOA-free Green Tek nonstick cooking surface. Great for healthy, low-fat cooking using minimal oil, this large braiser excels at braising meats and poultry and cooking stews and casseroles. Extra-thick aluminum base is pressure forged, ensuring even heat distribution without hot spots or warping. 100% recycled aluminum responds quickly to temperature changes for top performance and precise control. Cast-aluminum body is reinforced with ceramic titanium particles permanently bonded to the pan, making the body ten times harder than stainless steel. Patented Green Tek nonstick compound will not peel or react with foods, provides easy release and cleanup, and is safe to use with metal utensils. See-through tempered-glass lid. Dishwasher safe. Limited lifetime warranty.
  • Sugg. Price $371 Our Price $208
    Staub's innovative enamel coating takes cast-iron cooking to the next level with improved performance, style and durability. Ideal for braising and slow-cooking, this versatile, attractive pan transitions seamlessly from the oven to the table. The glass lid fits snugly to retain heat and moisture while allowing you to monitor food. Heavyweight enameled cast iron transfers and retains heat evenly. Specially formulated black matte interior enamel contains traces of quartz, giving it additional heat resistance and a rougher surface that results in better browning. Multicoat enameling creates a glossy, vibrantly colored majolique finish that resembles fine ceramics. Resistant to rust, chipping and cracking, the coating requires no additional seasoning like standard cast-iron pieces. Glass lid with stainless-steel handle provides tight seal that locks in moisture, ensuring tender, juicy results. Dishwasher safe. Made in France.
  • Sugg. Price $250 Sale $159.99
    We've teamed up with Scanpan to create our signature line of high-performance, eco-friendly nonstick cookware. The durable pieces are made in Denmark of 100% recycled aluminum reinforced with ceramic-titanium particles and coated with a patented PFOA-free Green Tek nonstick cooking surface. Great for everything from pot roast to hearty stews and casseroles, our uniquely shaped braiser is just what you need for searing or browning ingredients on the stovetop, then slowly simmering them in the covered pan. Extra-thick aluminum base is pressure forged, ensuring even heat distribution without hot spots or warping. 100% recycled aluminum responds quickly to temperature changes for top performance and precise control. Cast-aluminum body is reinforced with ceramic titanium particles permanently bonded to the pan, making the body ten times harder than stainless steel. Patented Green Tek nonstick compound will not peel or react with foods, provides easy release and cleanup, and is safe to use with metal utensils. Ideal for healthy, low-fat cooking using minimal oil. See-through tempered-glass lid allows you to monitor cooking. Ergonomic cast stainless-steel handles stay cool longer. Dishwasher safe. Designed for use on gas and electric cooktops. Limited lifetime warranty.
  • Sugg. Price $149.95 Sale $74.99
    We collaborated with Staub, French masters of cast-iron craftsmanship, to design our signature line of high-performance enameled cast-iron cookware. Each piece is optimized for specific methods of cooking, with thoughtful features to streamline tasks. This shallow Dutch oven has a wide, round shape to make room for browning and braising cuts of meat. It's perfect for smaller one-pot meals – stews, braises, casseroles, curries and more. 4-qt. cap. Heavyweight cast iron absorbs, transfers and holds heat exceptionally well for uniform cooking. Multicoat enameling creates glossy, vibrantly colored ombré exterior finish that resembles fine ceramic. Textured matte-black enameled cooking surface contains traces of quartz to enhance searing and browning. Glass lid with stainless-steel handle provides tight seal that locks in moisture, ensuring tender, juicy results. Dishwasher safe. Designed by Williams Sonoma and crafted in France by Staub.