9.5 QUART STOCKPOT is great for cooking, well…just about anything, really. Stocks, of course, but also chili, soup, pasta, stew, salsa…you name it, this pot can cook it! Great for fish and small roasts, too! Use this handy pot to sauté, sear, cook and bake all your favorite dishes. Cooking for a crowd? No problem! At 9.5 quarts, this is the perfect pot to use when cooking for a small party, for a large family, or even if you simply want to freeze leftovers for later. QUALITY CONSTRUCTION: Extra-thick, 3-layer base – an aluminum plate sandwiched between two layers of stainless steel – ensures efficient heat distribution and even cooking, so your food will come out great, every time. Pot is made from 18/10 stainless steel and features a shiny exterior and brushed interior. Best of all, STAINLESS STEEL WON’T NEGATIVELY REACT WITH ANY FOOD, so you can make even acidic dishes like tomato sauce or chili worry-free! How fantastic is that?! OVEN, INDUCTION, AND DISHWASHER SAFE. You want pots that are versatile, easy to use, and simply cook well. We get that…it’s a reasonable enough request. That’s why this saucepan by Josef Strauss was designed to WORK ON ALL SORTS OF COOKTOPS, from gas, to electric, to vitro… it will even work on your induction hobs! Plus, it’s oven safe up to 400°, so you can finally make that stove-to-oven recipe without dirtying a second pan! Oh, and it’s dishwasher safe for easy cleanup, too! JOSEF STRAUSS PRO: Crafted for professional chefs – and great home cooks! – the Josef Strauss Pro line of cookware is designed to withstand constant (think daily!), use while still remaining in top shape; durable materials combine with an easy-to-clean finish to keep your pot looking like new. Aside from cooking great, these pots look fantastic, too – they are handsomely crafted and feature a brushed chrome finish with a striking mirrored band. Because pretty pots make cooking so much more fun! ERGONOMIC RIVETED HANDLES make this pan easy to hold even when full and are super sturdy, so you don’t have to worry about them loosening up. Included stainless steel lid rests tightly over your pot and features a large handle that is easy to grab even with a pot holder or oven mitt. To keep your pan in top shape, do not heat cookware when empty and be sure to keep your pan from boiling dry. Always allow cookware to cool before washing. Pot measures 8.5” in diameter and holds 9.5 quarts. Cook like the pros with the Josef Straus Pro line of stainless steel cookware! Designed for the professional chef- but great for the aspiring home cook, too – these pots are crafted from durable materials that can withstand constant use. The extra-thick, three-layer base ensures efficient heating and even cooking, so your food will come out great, every time, and pots are suitable for induction cooktops, too. Plus, they are dishwasher safe for easy cleanup – and less cleanup time means more time to spend with the people you love! Features ergonomic riveted handles for easy lifting even when full, and a tight-fitting stainless-steel lid to keep the steam inside the pot. Happy cooking and bon appetit!