This 12 inch 7-Ply copper clad open sauté was ranked ‘Best Overall’ in January of 2008 by a distinguished cooking magazine. The generous surface area, combined with the copper core construction and the efficient helper handle makes this a ‘must have’ for your kitchen. The Master’s Collection has been designed by the Master Chefs of the esteemed Culinary Institute of America, to be the top performing cookware on the market. The perfect amount of copper has been layered between layers of aluminum and stainless steel to offer an amazingly responsive and conductive piece of kitchen equipment. The detail to design and functionality are exceptional and will be a welcome addition to your kitchen.