Perfect for making omelets, pancakes, quesadillas, sautéing vegetables, or searing steaks, fish, and poultry, this nonstick skillet is a versatile pan ready for action on the stove, in the oven, and straight to your table. Made from hard-anodized aluminum for even heating, this sturdy skillet has sloped sides for easy food removal, is easy to clean and is uniquely dishwasher safe. Raised circles take the abuse of utensils leaving the low lying areas untouched. Circulon revolutionized the cookware industry in 1985 with the first hard-anodized nonstick cookware, which offers excellent heat distribution and exceptional durability as well as a hard-working nonstick surface. Since then it has introduced additional innovations, leading it to become a world-renowned brand of gourmet cookware engineered to make home cooking fast and easy as well as healthy and delicious.