Enjoy the durability and superior craftsmanship of SignoCast cookware by Berndes. Made from vacuum-cast aluminum, each piece in this collection features superior shape and thickness and is guaranteed never to warp. Three-layer nonstick interior and two-layer nonstick exterior surfaces are guaranteed to never chip, crack, blister, bubble or peel and they protect foods from sticking and burning while eliminating the need for excess fats, oils, and cooking sprays. The phenolic handles allow for easy transport without the use of potholders and the domed glass lids are both heat- and break-resistant for heightened energy efficiency and durability. This 4.5-qt. Saut?? Pan with Lid is ideal for saut??ing searing, deglazing, and poaching, making it a must-have addition to your cookware collection. For maximum longevity, handwash-recommended. Made in Germany with a limited lifetime warranty.Berndes has been manufacturing quality products since 1921, functional and practical products that stand out from mass-produced items. With a complete range of product, popular classics, high-tech non-stick surfaces and continual innovations, Berndes leads the way and sets new standards on its way to becoming a global brand.