Who would not like their kitchen to be spic and span in every respect? What was considered as impossible some years back has become very much possible today. How has this transformation taken place? Has someone waved a magic wand or something of that sort? No, there is no magic involved. Simply Calphalon Ceramic Nonstick is the answer to all the questions.
The cleanliness has come out of realization and switching over to non stick ceramic nonstick cookware.Nonstick cookware ensures that no food gets stuck to the vessel while cooking as well as emptying the vessel.This is a wonderful invention ad every household woman must be thanking their stars for having made this possible.
Features of Simply Calphalon Ceramic Cookware Set
a) This is a beautiful and effective combination of the properties of hard anodized aluminum and the PFOA, PTFE free ceramic nonstick interior coating.
b) This simply calphalon ceramic nonstick cookware brings durability to the kitchen coupled with the fast food release which adds to the cleanliness factor.
c) The high grade aluminum ensures quick and uniform heating.The silicone handles do not become hot and hence are of tremendous use.In fact this technology of using anodized aluminum has been patented by Calphalon. It has revolutionized kitchens all over the world.
d) The PFOA and PTFE free interior ceramic nonstick cooking surface helps in easy release of food.
e) As food does not stick to the vessel, the use of oil and butter gets rationalized which contributes to better all round health.
f) The exterior is very attractive but at the same time tough too.
g) The cookware can withstand temperatures in the range of around 400 degrees Fahrenheit.
h) The item comes with a full 10 year limited warranty.
i) The list of items include 2 pans of 8 and 10 inch diameter respectively, 1 and 2 quart sauce pans with lids, 3 quart Saute pan with lid, and 5 quart Dutch oven along with 11 inch girdle.
j) Oven tempered glass covers in a domed design allow for easy viewing of food while cooking as well as to retain moisture.
a) The cookware scores high on the durability scale with a beautiful but extremely strong exterior design.
b) The cookware is backed by the pioneering technology of Calphalon which has brought the concept of using high grade anodized aluminum in designing cooking vessels.
c) This Calphalon technology has ensured uniform heating thus rendering hot spots redundant.
d) The non use of the PTFE and PFOA has made it popular among the health enthusiasts.
e) The ceramic interiors allow for easy release of food from the vessel while cooking.
g) The health of the environment has also been taken into account by not using toxic materials while manufacturing this product.
a) This product cannot be used to cook on induction stoves.
b) The product is not dishwasher friendly and hand wash is the recommended option.
c) The price is a discouraging factor.
d) The product comes with a limited 5 year limited warranty.
Features at a Glance
a) Extremely eco friendly features.
b) PFOA free ceramic nonstick interiors allow easy release of food.
c) This is a product of the Calphalon technological school.
d) Beautifully carved lid handles are riveted perfectly and do not come off.
e) Stainless steel pan handles are light in weight and have a perfect center of gravity.
f) Silicone grips allow for a cool grip even when the vessel is hot.
g) Glass covers allow you to watch the food getting cooked.
h) The domed design allows retention of moisture.
Frequently Asked Questions
a) Why it is that ceramic cookware cannot be used on induction stoves?
Only vessels which have iron content can be used on induction stoves.Ceramic cookware does not contain any amount of iron and hence is not compatible with induction stoves.
b) The word ceramic is usually associated with pottery. Are these cookware items brittle as ceramic crockery is?
The material used in manufacturing ceramic cookware is a very hard type ofceramic and does not break easily.It is far sturdier than glass.
c) Can this product be used in an oven?
Yes. This product can be used in ovens as they can withstand heat up to 300 degrees Fahrenheit.
d) Can I use a scrubber to wash the utensils?
No. It is not advisable to use a scrubber to clean the vessel. Food does not stick to the vessel. Hence a mild detergent would suffice along with a sponge.
e) Will the cookware break if I drop it on the floor?
No, the cookware is able to withstand such minor shocks. The high grade aluminum ensures that the vessel does not even suffer a scratch.
f) Will the ceramic be affected if I place the cookware directly from the stove to the refrigerator?
The ceramic does not crack or break but still you are advised to let the vessel cool down considerably before transferring it to the refrigerator.
In spite of the cost factor, this cookware item is recommended for purchase as the other features overshadow the cost factor.The Calphalon technology has revolutionized the manufacture of kitchen ware and you should benefit from this technology.If we weigh the pros and cons properly it can be seen that advantages far outnumber the disadvantages and hence it is a wise decision to buy the product.