Inspired by the spirit and elegance of European kitchens, Cuisinart Contour Stainless is the ideal cookware for the modern home chef. A brilliant stainless steel construction and pure aluminum encapsulated base deliver quick and consistent heat, while the contoured design adds a unique profile to any kitchen range. Premium cookware that features professional construction- an aluminum disc in the base is bonded to a stainless interior and a stainless exterior- a fusion of the best materials for cooking, offering unsurpassed performance. The aluminum encapsulated base maintains even heat distribution, eliminating hot spots. Premium stainless steel cooking surfaces do not react with food or alter natural flavors. Elegant and robust belly-shaped styling for a professional look. Maximize the volume and cook with added flair with this unique cookware!