In striking hard-anodized aluminum, Calphalon's sleek Contemporary Nonstick line features gently curved silhouettes detailed with sculpted stay-cool handles and interiors coated with a durable, multilayer nonstick finish. This versatile braiser is designed for searing and then slow cooking meats, poultry and vegetables; without the lid it can be used also for roasting, baking casseroles and even cooking frittatas. Heavy-gauge anodized aluminum provides excellent heat conduction and uniform cooking. Durable nonstick interior ensures clean release of food and easy cleanup. Tempered-glass lid with stainless-steel rim offers a clear view of pan contents, so you can easily monitor cooking progress. Brushed-stainless-steel handles. Dishwasher safe.