Different types of cookware are available in the market. Starting from simple stainless steel made cookware to the latest hard anodized cookware are products that entered the market quite recently. Basically anodizing any metal surface means increasing the thickness of the oxide layer over it through an electrolytic passivation process. For cookware mostly anodized aluminum is used. The most important task of a cookware is to distribute heat evenly and quickly, and it must be easy to clean. Copper pans conduct and distribute the heat very evenly and lastly but copper pans are very hard to clean properly. Whereas stainless steel cookware are very easy to clean but conducts heat very poorly. And anodized aluminum cookware products are very lightweight products with great heat conducting property and are quite easy to clean. Below, there are the best 2018 hard anodized cookware products trusted by users.
KitchenAid KCH2S5AKM – The KitchenAid KCH235AKM is a set of 5 piece hard anodized cookware set. This cookware is made of three layers. At the bottom there is stainless steel, then there is hard anodized aluminum coating and above that exists a durable nonstick coating. It has domed tampered glass lead, riveted stainless steel handles and it is suitable to be used with any cook tops making it a versatile product. However, this cookware set take some time to heat on electric cooking top.
T-fal D913SC – The T-fal D913SC is one of the best hard anodized cookware set available in the market for customers on a budget. The cookware surface is PFOA free, which enables you to cook for longer periods of time without using any external lubricant. The heat distribution in this cookware set is very good and even. However, this cookware is not dishwater safe and being very light, it can be a bit tricky to use for some people.
T-fal E765SC – The E765SC is very elegant looking with rubberized handles and a great cookware product available in the market at a very modest price. This cookware set comes with scratch titanium made resistant surface and a heat indicator. And it comes with an astonishing life-time warranty. However, this cookware set is not suitable to be used with induction tops. And the spatula included in the box is not that good to use.
Emeril Lagasse 62920 – The Emeril Lagasse 62920 is made of aluminum stainless steel with very light-weight and heats up very vastly and evenly. The cookware products are dishwater safe and can be heated up to 350-400 degree Fahrenheit. The handles are riveted and very comfortable to use. The lids are made of tampered glass, making it durable and easy to use. However, closing the lid is quite a clumsy process and it is not as hard as it should be, gets scratched quite easily.
Apart from the hard anodized cookware sets mentioned above, Rachel Ray Cucina is also a great product in the anodized aluminum cookware market. Explore the shapes and sizes of the cookware and buy the best anodized aluminum cookware within your budget.