Finding the most suitable cookware sets can be time-consuming. The main challenge is to avoid sets that bundle a whole bunch of pots that you don’t need. The second problem is to find sets that check all the criteria: safe, sturdy, and best quality.
Stainless steel cookware has famous for years for a reason. It is well known for being one of the safest types to use in the kitchen. Stainless steel is also a synonym for being sturdy. If you want to avoid something prone to damage and rust, go for stainless steel.
In this review article, we curated our shortlist with quality in mind. With that said, the price range varies to suit everyone’s budgets. We also make it easy to compare different sets and make up your mind.
Cuisinart Multi-Clad Pro Stainless Steel 12-Piece Cookware Set
- Easy handling
- Great Value for Price
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Cuisinart Multi-Clad Pro Stainless Steel 12-Piece is a truly complete Cookware Set. The set has everything you need to cook any meal.
It contains two skillets (sizes 8 & 10 inches), two saucepans (sizes 1.5 quart & 3 quarts), one stockpot (size 8 quart), one saute pan (medium size 3.5 quart), and one steamer insert.
Each item comes with a sturdy and comfortable handle. The pans have triple-ply construction that provided excellent heat conductivity and heat distribution. The anodized aluminum inner core sandwiched between 2 stainless steel layers helps cuts down the weight.
Overall this set can be described as a premium quality yet affordable. It is important to note that it is dishwasher, oven-safe, and compatible with the induction cooktop.
Cook N Home 12-Piece Stainless Steel Cookware Set
- Heats up fast
- No Skillets
The first notable thing about this cookware set that it looks. The rounded mirror finishing and glass lid gives an aesthetic look. Apart from the looks, this cookware sets gets positive reviews for quick heating, thanks to the aluminum disc at the bottom of its pots and plans.
The only user reported complaints are the riveted handles. Although they are designed to remain cool when the rest of the pots/pans are hot, there are complaints about it being one hottest to touch.
The set includes one 10″ fry pan with lids, 5.5-quart stockpot, 1.5-quart casserole, 2-quart casserole, and 3-quart casserole. What’s missing from the collection is a skillet.
Overall, we think this is an all-purpose, heavy-duty set that will meet most users’ needs.
Calphalon Premier Space-Saving Nonstick 10-Piece Cookware Set
- Compact Design
Those with small kitchen space will love Calphalon Premier Space-Saving Nonstick 10-Piece the most. The main selling point for this cookware set is that it is space-saving thanks to its compact design.
Everything that comes in the set is designed to store into two stacks. The set contains two skillets ( 8 & 10 inches), two saucepots (2.5-quart & 3.5-quart), one small stockpot (6-quart), and one saute pan (3-quart).