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Multilayered stainless steel and aluminum combination balances lasting design with expert control
With nearly two centuries of expertise, de Buyer's mission is to provide top-quality kitchen essentials crafted with knowledge and methods passed down through generations of workers. Established for more than 180 years, de Buyer takes great pride in its "Made in France" heritage, boasting the prestigious "GUARANTEED FRENCH ORIGIN" label. Generations of workers have fine-tuned and passed along their rich, rare know-how allowing traditional methods to live on and ensuring each product is manually stamped, cut, bent, welded, and polished with the utmost care. With every product, de Buyer provides a limited 2-year manufacturer's warranty, taking great care to guarantee exceptional customer satisfaction.
The Affinity 16 cm saucepan and lid, a necessity in the modern chef's kitchen, is made with de Buyer's innovative 5-layer material, consisting of a stainless steel outer layer and aluminum coated inside. This combination results in a hyper-reactive process that ensures the rapid rise of temperature when introduced to heat as well as an instant halt to cooking when removed from a conduction or induction cooktop. The outcome is perfectly controlled cooking, preserved flavor and vitamins, and energy savings due to its unique temperature-controlling abilities. Affinity cookwares multi-layer material is shaped in one continuous piece, allowing for a perfect heating circuit throughout each pot and pan; an essential attribute for preparing stews and sauces. In addition to the exceptional heat diffusion attributes, Affinity cookware is suitable for all cooktops, including induction. The Affinity Saucepan also features an ergonomic, elegant, riveted, cast stainless steel handle for comfort and design, a mirror-polished rounded lid with a matching handle, as well as a precisely sized pouring rim making it the paramount selection in its category.