Developed through a unique collaboration between Calphalon and Williams-Sonoma, Elite cookware sets a new standard for nonstick performance. Two key features set this collection apart from other nonstick cookware: Metal utensils won't damage the durable nonstick interior,d and the specially textured surface excels for searing foods. Made in the USA and exclusively ours, Elite cookware is also PFOA-free. This square pan is ideal for grilling steaks, chicken, seafood and fresh vegetables. Ridged nonstick cooking surface sears in attractive grill marks and channels away excess fat. High sides help contain splatters. Premium hard-anodized aluminum ensures excellent heat conduction and uniform cooking. Metal whisks, spoons and spatulas won't scratch the triple-layer nonstick surface. Textured Sear nonstick interior seals in flavor when browning or searing foods. Ergonomically shaped handles offer a secure grip and comfortable lifting. Dishwasher safe.