The Emerilware Stainless Steel 5-Quart Soup Pot allows you to sauté or brown foods and then add liquids for stocks, soups and stews. It can also be used to cook pasta or even as a small fryer. It also has pouring spouts, and straining lids with variable sized holes for mess-free straining. Emerilware Stainless Steel cookware features a triple-thick bottom layer of stainless steel, aluminum and copper for optimum cooking performance. Includes a pouring spout, integrated measuring marks, and a straining lid with variable sized holes for mess-free pouring. Compatible with gas, electric, ceramic, glass, and induction stovetops. Emerilware Stainless Steel with Copper Cookware is made by All-Clad. Oven-safe to 550 F. Lifetime warranty. Dishwasher safe.