Maintain the luster and shine of stainless steel cookware by hand washing it in warm soapy water with a non-abrasive sponge and drying it thoroughly. You need a gentle dish washing detergent, a non-abrasive sponge, white distilled vinegar and some soft clean towels to thoroughly clean stainless steel cookware. A medium sized pan can be cleaned in five minutes.Know More
Wash the cookware in warm soapy water to remove dust or dirt, and dry it thoroughly with a soft cloth. Always dry stainless steel cookware thoroughly to prevent a film from forming.
Allow the cookware to cool completely before submerging it in warm soapy water. Clean the cookware with a non-abrasive sponge or soft bristled brush. Rinse the cookware with clean water and dry it with a soft cloth. Never soak stainless steel cookware, as this could damage its surface.
Moisten the corner of a clean cloth with a small amount of distilled white vinegar. Use a little pressure on the cloth, and rub the stainless steel to remove hard water stains. Apply more pressure and vinegar as needed to remove stubborn stains.
Use a soft cloth or sponge and lots of hot, soapy water to clean stainless steel cookware. If the cookware has stubborn, stuck-on food or grease, use a nonscratching powdered cleanser such as Bar Keepers Friend or Cameo. Never use chlorine bleach or ammonia to clean stainless steel, as this causes the metal to discolor.Full Answer >
NSF-certified cookware is cookware that has been certified as safe for consumer use. The NSF is the National Safety Foundation and it works in conjunction with the World Health Organization to test and rate cookware.Full Answer >
The best cookware for electric stoves transmits heat quickly and evenly over a flat surface. Cookware intended for electric stoves often works well on gas ranges also; however, cookware designed for gas stoves and open-flame cookery is not always suited to electric ranges.Full Answer >
Anolon, the American gourmet kitchenware line, makes its dishwasher-safe cookware from hard anodized aluminum. It also integrates the aluminum with a layer of stainless steel, bronze or copper to increase durability or improve conductivity.Full Answer >