The de Buyer PRIMA MATERA saucepan combines a technical side with aesthetic qualities and provides a generous size with a rounded interior. Copper is the material that sets the standard for heat diffusion: it provides perfect and controlled heat diffusion across the entire pan for even cooking on any cook top, including induction. This saucepan is a truly professional French culinary tool. The long, elegant, ergonomic cast stainless steel handle, firmly fastened with rivets, guarantees a natural and comfortable grip.
WORLDWIDE UNIQUENESS COPPER COOKWARE NOW INDUCTION READY
CopperStewpan with magnetic bottom INDUCTION and st/steel lid
Excellent conductor of heat
Uniform cooking through both bottom and sides
Ideal for reducing and simmering
The manufacturer does not guarantee the flatness of the floor, if the diameter of the heat source deviates more than 1,5cm in relation to the bottom of the pan.There are no restrictions for the use of iron pans on full surface induction and gas stoves.
The nobility of copper in the kitchen arts is not only die to its warm and colourful looks, but also and essentially to its capacity to conduct heat, which makes copper pans idel for delicate preparations, such as sauces.
To clean copper, use a special easy-to-use-paste, preferable after each use. For the inner stainless steel or tin-plated surfaces, wash in the ordinary way. Cleaning in the dishwasher is not recommended because dishwasher liquids contain high levels of chlorine.
Copper is an exeptional metal, an extraordinary conductor of heat, particularly suitable for French cooking and reducing. However, copper should not be in direct contact with most foods: as a result it is used in combination with another metal (for the inside of the pans).
Tin-plated copper: The traditional tin-plating process guarantees a thick enough coating of tin for professional use. The lenght of time the pan can be used before being replated is therefor longer. But beware: do not heat to over 260°C.
Utensils 2 mm thick are intended for professional use. Polished outer finish, smooth or hammered effect.
Handles in cast steel, curved, fixed by strong rivets. Copper-stainless steel: this is a bimetal laminate.
The outer sides are made of very thick copper and allow excellent heat conduction. The inner side, made of stainless steel, allow for easy care of the pans and there is no need for replating. Polished outer finish. Mountings in cast steel, stainless steel, or bronze, fixed by strong rivets.